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Distressed Real Estate and Foreclosure

- Foreclosure.com Scholarship Program In existence is $150,000, specifically set aside for the purchase of distressed real estate. This essay will outline a detailed strategy ensuring a maximum return in regard to the financial investment made on the home. Including a description of distressed real estate and foreclosure in addition to how utility can play a role in the decision-making process. Distressed Real Estate and Foreclosure Distressed Purchase Collateral for the defaulted loan. Distressed real estate involves making a distressed purchase....   [tags: Real Estate ]

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Investing in Distressed Real Estate

- A fast growing trend in today’s rocky real estate market; buy a house, flip it and sell it quickly to earn a lucrative profit. In today’s real-estate market you have to be smart about the purchase you make and do your homework. Choosing the right neighborhood, a home with good bones, a large lot, and quiet street are key factors in producing a profitable investment. Choosing a home in sketchy transitional areas and over improving for the type of market can leave a real estate investor with a property that stays on the market, causing the investor to loose profit and have to lower his asking price below market value....   [tags: Real Estate ]

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Distressed Real Estate Project

- Many Americans today live in conditions of urban blight, stranded in marginalized areas which are not viewed as attractive investments by developers. Yet properties in these neighborhoods can yield immense benefits to the developer’s pocketbook as well as his conscience. All distressed areas have characteristics to recommend them, if one is willing to take risks and reject myopic thinking these appealing aspects can be harnessed to generate profits and revitalize the surrounding community. One city struggling with vast tracts of neglected real estate is Buffalo, NY....   [tags: Real Estate ]

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A Career as a Real Estate Agent

- The most formidable aspect in real estate has to be maintaining one’s career. Although there are many agents in this career field, the competitive environment portrayed daily makes this career one that may prove to be unsuitable for the meek. Negotiations, persuasion, debate and often a frequent contest for supremacy in the agency are recurring tasks when trying to sell property to clients. One could think of this as similar to the board game “Monopoly”, in reverse. Rather than trying to own all the property around, these “players” attempt to sell as much land as they possibly can....   [tags: Real Estate Career Essays]

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Becoming A Real Estate Agent

- This paper goes into detail about becoming a real estate agent in Ontario. It talks about how there are many benefits that go along with the occupation which include making your own work schedule. It also talks about how there many negatives such as not making any money in the first few months of working as a real estate agent. In order to become a real estate agent, people must complete several courses offered by the Ontario Real Estate Association College. In addition to the completion of the courses, people must register with the Real Estate Council of Ontario....   [tags: Real estate, Property, Real property]

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Buying A House For A Real Estate Agent

- It is estimated that approximately 15% of home purchase transactions are done without the services of a real estate agent. The reason why many home buyers prefer to go it all solo is because buyers’ realtors earn a commission from the sale proceeds. Money however is not the only motivation that drives home buyers to lock out real estate agents from the sale transaction. As a home buyer, you will prefer being more hand-on throughout the whole process instead of taking advice from someone who has a financial interest in the deal....   [tags: Real estate, Real estate appraisal, Estate agent]

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Commercial Real Estate

- Commercial real estate is any property other than a single family home or a residential lot in a neighborhood. The commercial real estate market is handled very similarly industrial and residential real estate markets. The commercial real estate market goes through ups and downs just like any other investment market however investments into commercial real estate can be a very wise decision. Commercial real estate is similar to industrial and residential real estate in that when you buy it you are buying a building or land....   [tags: Real Estate]

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The Real Estate Industry Is An Industry

- The real estate industry is an industry that has been growing in the modern times today as trends are consistently shifting in the market and as people realize the importance it plays in the success of a business. Real estate is a principle that deals with property which has now been a source for many job prospects. Among a few of these jobs that have been influenced from real estate would be a property manager, property appraiser, and a real estate agent. These three careers will be further analyzed and explained throughout the paper which will ultimately result in me picking a career that would best fit my interests....   [tags: Property, Real estate, Property management]

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Purchasing Real Estate Is A Frightening Experience

- Purchasing real estate is a frightening experience. The real estate industry, however, is a lucrative one for many people. The below article provides some tips to assist you in beginning purchasing real estate, regardless of whether you are completely new to the world of real estate, or a pro. Even though it is very easy to search for real estate listings on the internet, it is still in your best interest to hire an agent to work with you. The agent will be able to answer many questions that you may have, handle the paperwork and analyze data that you would have no idea needed to by analyzed....   [tags: Real estate, Real estate appraisal, Property]

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Ethiopia Real Estate And Property Management

- Description of Company Ethiopia Real estate and property management LLC is an international real estate company, which is a culmination of the real estate companies in Ethiopia, Master or Regional RE/MAX franchises and partnership. Ethiopia Real estate and Property Management LLC formed by four dynamic visionaries who have about 80 years of experience with different fields such as: business management, Information technology, Law, and Real estate. The main objective of these visionaries’ are to fill the gap of the shortcoming in real estate sales technique as a whole in Ethiopia and to create the new way of doing real estate in one of the most vibrant developing country in The world....   [tags: Real estate, Property, Real estate transaction]

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Real Estate Properties And Residential Properties

- Real estate valuation is also known as property valuation or land valuation and defined as valuing the real estate property. There are two types of real estate properties: commercial and residential. Residential properties are meant for single family homes, whereas commercial properties are meant for offices, apartments, retail, or industrial buildings. The valuation of real estate properties is necessary, and there are various ways to value real estate properties. There are two types of real estate properties, and these are commercial and residential properties....   [tags: Real estate, Real estate appraisal, Cash flow]

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Case Study : Real Estate Agency

- Welcome to Mique Yarbar: C. Larson Real Estate in Big Springs, TX where you will find the best services to get the ideal home that you are looking for. Our primary goal is to make you a homeowner and to ensure that you have an exceptional service during every step of the home buying process. As a local real estate agency, it is our responsibility to make sure that you are satisfied with the real estate that you purchase. Whenever you are looking for a quality estate, it is always important to find agents from a local real estate agency that are knowledgeable and know how to get the job done....   [tags: Real estate, Real property, Estate agent]

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Case Study : Real Estate Property

- Many people deal in real estate property because it brings much profit. Today, selling, buying and renting property is something each person will think one day. To complete any transaction, it is important to engage the services of a top Realtor who has been in business for long. The realtor plays different roles to help a client acquire a property for use. These experts play different roles such as looking for a property on behalf of customers to buy or rent. They also get the properties and sell it to get a profit....   [tags: Real estate, Real property, Estate agent]

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The Affects of the Attributes of Parks on Real Estate Values

- Introduction Initially the question of the affects of parks and their various attributes on real estate value may seem an absurd question for an Economic Developer to think about. However, the value of real estate is of prime importance to the community and the Economic Developer due to the nature of land as an appreciating commodity. Therefore it is necessary that we study the possibility that real estate and land values could be modified by the a park. By understanding the consequences of these uses of land can be an effective strategy for passive Economic Development....   [tags: Real Estate]

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Coal Harbor Real Estate – A Good Investment Option

- Coal harbor is a small section situated between Canada’s downtown peninsula (Vancouver) and Brockton Peninsula of Stanley Park. It derived its name when coal was discovered in 1862 in the harbor. Vancouver Harbor Water Aerodrome can be found in this place. Coal Harbor real estate is very interesting. The northwestern section of land contains a community center, boating and rowing clubs, private marinas and parkland while in the southeast and Georgia Street, the neighborhood comprises of apartments and high rise buildings....   [tags: Real Estate]

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The Law Of The Real Estate Contract

- Jon and Marsha are suing Boren Deal for the enforcement of their real estate contract. There are several defenses to contract enforcement, however, very few defenses would be viable options for the seller. The real estate contract does not contain illegal subject matter, nor was the contract obtained illegally (i.e. fraud or duress). While there are several mistakes within the contract documents, the lawsuit itself has nothing to do with these mistakes, but rather one party trying to get out of their side of the contract....   [tags: Real estate, Contract, Damages, Contract law]

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Real Estate Business Plan

- This is to ask whether your bank is able to arrange a mortgage for my properties that are situated in Central and in a one spot with a 14 suites apartment, three duplexes, and three vacant lots. Other than one duplex and my suite, i have not occupied these suites since 2007 as I had lost my business plan. To produce income, i just need to pay off first the outstanding debts of taxes--$20,000 and utilities--$20,000, I have to pay $20,000 to hire a contractor to install a separated heating system, and I have to finish the rest of the works by myself....   [tags: Real Estate]

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Real Estate Outlook And Key Players

- The Orlando Real Estate Outlook and Key Players in the Real Estate Industry Real Estate Outlook in Orlando The real estate industry in Orlando FL continues to benefit from changing demographic trends and long-term economic growth. The other contributing factors include increased propensity for job growth in the private sector. In 2014, the price of houses in Orlando appreciated by 4.7 percent in line with the national appreciation rate. Between 2012 and 2014, the appreciation rate in Orlando area was 40%, compared to the national average of 28%....   [tags: Real estate, Property, Property management]

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The Real Estate Transfer Disclosure Statements

- When a home buyer takes the home seller to court, claiming non disclosures, the attorneys for the buyer will paint this picture of the seller and his agent, and the home inspector, and everybody else getting together and plotting their strategy to hide problems with the house from the buyer. They will use ugly words like Deceit, Gross Misrepresentation, Fraud, etc, to describe what you did or did not write in your disclosures. The new buyers will swear that they would have NOT bought this house had they known the many "defects" it had....   [tags: Real estate, Property, Ownership, Buyer]

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Business Analysis : Real Estate Buyers

- (Continued from the previous page) All books for real estate investors promise huge profits that can be achieved with real estate buying, selling and flipping, but there is no money (just expenses incurred) unless the investor sells a property. This book will explain in details how to expand the real estate buyers’ market all over the world to be able to sell properties even in the tough buyer’s market and often sell for more. You - as a seller of real estate - can find yourself in an unfortunate situation that you have to sell fast and not on the cheap, but your local real estate market is weak and in spite of all your or your realtor’s marketing and advertising efforts your property is sti...   [tags: Property, Real estate, Sales, Real property]

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Orlando Real Estate Economic Growth

- Collection Orlando Real Estate Outlook The real estate industry in Orlando FL continues to benefit from changing demographic trends and long-term economic growth. The other contributing factors include increased propensity for job growth in the private sector. In 2014, the price of houses in Orlando appreciated by 4.7 percent in line with the national appreciation rate. Between 2012 and 2014, the appreciation rate in Orlando area was 40%, compared to the national average of 28%. Following the appreciation, a home purchased in Florida around 2009 would on average appreciate in value by $33,641 five years later....   [tags: Real estate, Property, Property management]

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Real Estate Investment Options Explored

- Real Estate Investment Options Explored There are many investment options available to those who are considering real estate as a thoughtful method of maintaining the longer term income and profits. And why on earth shouldn 't you consider these options. This can be a lucrative proposition, that millionaires all over the world will agree, to create a massive fortune quickly. However, real estate investing could be a very risky venture therefore your necessity of having some more stable ways of bringing in money in order to establish a truly diverse portfolio plus a better security structure for your financial future is imperative....   [tags: Real estate, Property, Investment, Renting]

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Managing Your Real Estate Properties

- Managing your real estate properties is one of the most important responsibilities of any landlord out there, but from time to time, you will be required to advertise your products just like with any other business. Whether you have a newly built unit, or an existing vacancy, you will definitely need to market it. If your real estate properties happen to be in a fairly competitive area, you may be forced to brush up on your marketing skills in order to ensure that your ads stand out and are capable of attracting quality tenants....   [tags: Real estate, Renting, Property, Landlord]

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New York Real Estate Market

- How would you react if someone had told you on the streets of Battery Park City, Lower Manhattan, “Make a wish, and your wish will turn into reality?” If luck by chance you had wished for owning a property at Gateway Plaza, a high-rise apartment complex on Battery Park City; your wish is just 1 millimeters apart. Inside the article, by Daniel Trotta, “Buyers rejoice: Manhattan home prices finally fall,” Trotta stated Manhattan brokers kept on stating prices are going up, while the prices were actually going down....   [tags: Real Estate]

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IT In Real Estate

- IT In Real Estate ABSTRACT Real estate is a very vast field it is growing day by day and it's not easy for buyer, seller or renter to get the information they require. There are many agents and agencies to whom people have to contact or visit to get the information which waste a lot of time and tiring and sometimes they are also not reliable ,so for easing this problem IT is playing it part by making real estate websites so that its easy for the buyer to find their desired property by searching all the properties available in different areas ,in the same way seller add their property and get it sold easily and people who are searching for property to rent can also find all the property ava...   [tags: Information Technology Real Estate]

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How to Receive Maximum Return on a Distressed Real Estate Purchase

- Nowadays, economic predictions in any sector of the economy are difficult to make under conditions of the globalized economy when a political conflict or environmental disaster may trigger new waves of economic crises and slow down the general development of a country. While some sectors of the economy might be less influenced by crises or are easier to be revitalized, the real estate sector is the one that needs long-term stability and clear predictability in the field. Although the current recession is not a one-day issue, the real estate sector has benefits for investing in both short- and long-term perspectives....   [tags: Real Estate ]

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A Plan to Invest in Real Estate Despite the Recession

- The Great Recession has shuffled the deck of playing cards. Seasoned investors and first-time home buyers alike have been hit – and hit hard. The challenging and volatile real estate market has created a flood of distressed asset sales all across the nation. However, the flipside to the coin of disaster and distress is almost always opportunity. Now that I have acquired $150,000 in cash to purchase distressed real estate, my detailed strategy below outlines exactly how I will personally benefit, and perhaps more importantly, how the community I invest in will benefit....   [tags: Real Estate, Economics]

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Smart Passive Income With Real Estate

- Smart Passive Income With Real Estate By J Devereux | Submitted On October 31, 2011 Recommend Article Article Comments Print Article Share this article on Facebook Share this article on Twitter Share this article on Google+ Share this article on Linkedin Share this article on StumbleUpon Share this article on Delicious Share this article on Digg Share this article on Reddit Share this article on Pinterest Expert Author J Devereux There is a secret to getting smart passive income with real estate....   [tags: Real estate, Renting, English-language films]

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Things You Must Know As A Real Estate Agent

- 5 Things You Must Know as a Real Estate Agent Starting a profession as a real estate agent is energizing and you will need to get straight down to business. Your long haul achievement depends on numerous things, yet a decent real estate business strategy is a standout. Do not let your enthusiasm and excitement to get with a customer immediately keep you from the essential business arranging and planning tasks The tips and guidelines here will offer you to concentrate on the important real estate business practices and get a quick start on building your prospect base without spending a ton of cash....   [tags: Real estate, Management, Business, Want]

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Buying Land Or Acreage : A Real Estate Agent

- As a real estate agent in Columbia, SC with over a decade of experience in land sales, I have learned how to avoid most of the issues that arise at the closing table prior to making an offer to purchase. When buying land or acreage, you need to be informed of what you are getting into and how your property may be used in the future. It is common to have an unforeseen problem arise, but here are a few tips that may get you on the right track and questions to ask your real estate agent. The first question that you should always ask when purchasing real estate is, "Are there restrictive covenants that run with the property?" Restrictive covenants, commonly referred to as restrictions or covenan...   [tags: Real estate, Real property, Home, Want]

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Dedicated Property Websites Vs. Real Estate Portals

- Chapter 27. Dedicated property websites vs. real estate portals ads The author often receives this question “Should I have my own website in foreign internet or should I post on foreign real estate portals to sell my property or properties to foreign buyers?” Well, there is no one answer that fits all and any situation... And these both methods of active marketing are good to use at the same time, it is a matter of budgeting. If you have a detailed property foreign website, but not much internet traffic to it, then a highly visible ad on a high traffic portal with a link to your own site to get more information and contact you might be very helpful....   [tags: Real estate, Property, Real property, Internet]

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Geographic Technology in Real Estate

- Geographic Technology in Real Estate: A Technology Assessment Report Introduction Real estate is defined by the Barron’s Dictionary of Real Estate Terms as the “land and everything more or less attached to it. Ownership below to the center of the earth and above to the heavens.” This definition clearly conveys the geographically fixed nature of real estate and the inherent risk associated with this characteristic that is not found in other financial assets such as stocks and bonds. It is the identification and quantification of these risks that dominates the real estate decision....   [tags: Geography Real Estate]

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The Real Estate Market Is A Booming Industry With Rental Properties And Foreclosures

- The real-estate market is a booming industry with rental properties and foreclosures and everything in-between. There are allot of investors looking to make money in this field. As there is lots of money to be made but with any investment also comes great risks. The housing market is known for going up and down causing major fluctuations in the house markets values. There are many different ways to invest in real-estate some choose fast money in flipping houses some choose the slower and route with rental properties I’m goanna give u the facts about each of these styles of investments so u can make the right choice for your investment....   [tags: Real estate, Renting]

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The Absolute Maximum Theory Applied to the Non Real Estate Mogul

- When an individual comes into a large sum of money, whether through the lottery, inheritance, or some other sudden financial event, they are most commonly asked the following proverbial question: “What are you going to spend it on?” Aside from going to Disneyland, the key word “spend” should send alarm bells off in anyone’s head that is interested in the longevity of their newfound income. Unfortunately, many middle class Americans who are instantaneously shoved into some amount of wealth forget about the possibilities for investment....   [tags: Real Estate ]

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The Real Estate Market And A Major Part Of People 's Wealth

- Real estate investments and transactions represent a major part of people’s wealth. The average American has about one-third of their net worth tied to real estate market and when considering the size and scale of the market, real estate can be an attractive and lucrative market for any looking to invest. The real estate market can be volatile, ever changing and unpredictable. However, fundamental knowledge and a basic understanding of the factors that influence changes in the market; may help to see market trends as well as navigate through real estate cycles....   [tags: Supply and demand, Real estate, Economics]

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Why The Real Estate Market Can Work For You And Against You

- There are many factors you will need to know before you attempt to sell a home in Calicut. You should know the ways the real estate market can work for you and against you. This will not be hard to do as a lot of information about a sell house in Calicut process can be found online. One thing that is important for you to keep in mind about being a seller in Calicut is making the right financial decision. A house sale or apartments sale is common, but you can also sell property or land in Calicut....   [tags: Real estate, Sales, House, Apartment]

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Real Estate Industry In The Rental Market

- Real Estate Industry in the Rental Market Abstract “Real estate is land, all of the natural parts of land such as trees and water, and all permanently attached improvements such as fences and buildings. People use real estate for a wide variety of purposes, including retailing, offices, manufacturing, housing, ranching, farming, recreation, worship, and entertainment.” (Answers.com) In order to more specifically focus on a specific area of real estate this discussion will deal with the housing industry of real estate....   [tags: Real Estate Renting Housing]

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Buying Your Own Home And San Francisco Real Estate Agents

- It’s possible to sell your own home and San Francisco real estate agents understand there are times when an FSBO has the confidence to accomplish and save money by doing this transaction themselves. Once you do the research of selling your home in San Francisco, California and understand the process to complete everything involved with selling a home in the current market, you may want to reconsider selling on your own, especially in this city. Don’t get the wrong idea, San Francisco real estate agents know it can be done, the uncertainties of getting the house on the market, attracting qualified buyers, and selling for your list price are challenges for anyone outside of the industry....   [tags: Real estate, Property, Sales, Estate agent]

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How The Real Estate Industry Is Orlando For A Long Term Demographic Trends And Economic Growth?

- Collection The real estate industry in Orlando FL continues to benefit from a long term demographic trends and economic growth. The other contributing factors include increased propensity for job growth, especially in the private sector. In 2014, the price of houses appreciated by 4.7 percent in line with the national appreciation rate. Between 2012 and 2014, the appreciation rate in the collective Orlando area was 40% compared to the national average of 28%. Following the findings, homes purchased in Florida around 2009 have appreciated by $33,641 on average....   [tags: Real estate, Property, Real property]

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FDI in Real Estate of India and China

- FDI in Real Estate of India and China FDI refers to the investment made by a foreign individual or company in productive capacity of another country for example, the purchase or construction of a factory. FDI also refers to the purchase of a controlling interest in existing operations and businesses (known as mergers and acquisitions). Multinational firms seeking to tap natural resources, access lucrative or emerging markets, and keep production costs down by accessing low-wage labour pools in developing countries are FDI investors....   [tags: Foreign Direct Investment Real Estate Essays]

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An Organization During History : Is A Regional Real Estate Company Named John L. Scott

- The purpose of this paper is to choose an organization during any period in history that I believe is or was successful and then to explain why it is or was successful. During the explanation, I am to use least ten outside sources when writing the paper. So, the organization that I chose to write about is a regional Real Estate Company named John L. Scott. Unless you have lived in the Norwest portion of the United States, then you probably have never heard of this company. I believe that John L....   [tags: Real estate, Sales, Estate agent, Real property]

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The Use of Geographic Information Systems in Real Estate Appraisal

- The Use of Geographic Information Systems in Real Estate Appraisal Abstract Appraisers need to show the reasoning behind their value opinions by discussing important spatial relationships and their likely effect on value. Geographic information systems (GIS) can be used to analyze these relationships and to show why a client should select an appraiser who has this level of information. Gilbert Castle has noted that real estate is essentially a game of information arbitrage. The likely winner of the game is the person that takes advantage of computerized analyses....   [tags: Real Estate GIS Home Markets Essays]

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Real Estate Case Study: Security Captical Pacific Trust

- Real Estate Case Study: Security Captical Pacific Trust 1. The lack of branding in SCPT. There are several reasons that explain the traditional lack of branding in the real estate industry. One of the most important reasons is that the real estate industry has been seen as a commodity business for hundreds of years; the main focus was on the property ' and so the product was considered as a tangible aspect only ' not about the customer. E.g. SCPT did not even know who its customers were (Fournier & Thorp, 2001)....   [tags: Real Estate Marketing Branding Analysis]

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The Secrets Of Selling Real Estate

- The Story of the SECRETS OF SELLING REAL ESTATE TO FOREIGN BUYERS Blog-A-Book Project by Olga Kellen The 2016 Profile of International Activity in U.S. Residential Real Estate by the National Association of Realtors states that the foreign buyers are accounted for more than $100 billion purchases during the last year. The foreign buyers usually purchase more expensive properties, the report highlights. Although foreigners purchase properties nationwide, in New York and Arizona they bought 4% of all properties in each state, in Texas 10%, in California 15% and in Florida 22%....   [tags: Sales, Marketing, Selling, Business]

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Benefits Of A Real Estate Professional

- Like-Kind Exchanges If you dispose of property used to generate passive or active business income, you don 't bet a pass on paying capital gains tax. One strategy, if you 're not a real estate professional, is selling properties on a tax-deferred basis. However, you should be aware that a capital gain rate of 15% might not be the only tax that you 'll pay. The 15% tax is just the federal capital gains rate, but you 're also on the hook for depreciation recapture, alternative minimum tax surcharges and state or local taxes....   [tags: Taxation in the United States, Taxation]

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Is Trump A Real Estate Developer?

- Donald Trump became a household name in 1980 as a result of his partnership in the opening of the renowned Grand Hyatt Hotel. Already identified as the best known real estate developer in New York, Trump’s celebrity evolved in 2004 when he became host of NBC’s The Apprentice. He had considered running for president in the past but emerged as an official candidate in 2015--and is now dominating media headlines. From September 15th to 22nd, legacy, digital, and social media coverage on Trump has been substantial compared to other candidates....   [tags: Mass media, News media, Donald Trump, Journalism]

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Becoming a Real Estate Agent

- Career Paper: Real Estate Agent Everyone will experience buying a house at one point or another. Why not have a real estate agent help you and guide you through the process. I chose this occupation because it interests me for many different reasons. Wouldn’t you like a job where your schedule revolved around your life. Or you could control the growth of your business. Or basically over time, be your own boss. These are a few of the many reasons the real estate industry has caught my eye....   [tags: career choices/opportunities]

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My Future in Real Estate

- When I asked myself what I was I going to be when I got older, I had no answer. This made me realize that I had to make a decision and I had to make one fast. An area of study I have always been interested in is business. My dreams as a child have always been to become the President of The United States or an owner of a business. Working for a business would be intresting, but owning one would be more fulfilling. I would be able to expand my imagination by coming up with new ideas and control the company as a whole....   [tags: Personal Narrative, Essay About Myself]

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Real Estate in Fishers, Indiana

- {How to Discover Homes for Sale|Best Ways to Look for Real Estate|Real Estate in Fishers, Indiana} {Finding the perfect home is not always the quickest or easiest task for most people.|A lot of thought and careful consideration goes into looking for the right home.|When you are looking for a good home to purchase, you will need to consider a lot of details before making a final decision.} {While the search for a home can be very stressful, there are a lot of ways to reduce that stress and make buying a new home a fun, exciting experience.|Finding a home for sale can be a difficult or stressful process, but there are lots of resources available to you that can help you along your way.|There...   [tags: finding the right home for you]

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The KKK and Real Estate

- ... Brown was capable to divulge that the Klan’s man used to append a Kl to many words at the beginning. The secret hand shake was a left/handed, limp wristed fish wiggle. When someone wanted to communicate with a Klan member he would ask for a Mr. Ayak (are you a Klansman) and he would hope for a response like Yes and I know a Mr. Akai (a Klansman am I).The incentive marked by the Klan which was lynching was not so used as it is thought it just made the Colored Americans feel fear and live like second class citizens....   [tags: incentive, fear, objectives, clans, groups]

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The Philippine Real Estate Market

- As you will remember the political reforms of President Aquino’s “slowly but surely” and the “ daan na matuwid” statement has begun to bear fruit. The World Bank stated recently that Philippines economic growth showed a great aptitude. And it now started to have more individuals that have begun to risen their confidence in the economic market. Philippines is possibly be called as the “rising tiger of Asia” and possibly be dismiss as the “sick man of Asia”. The Philippine Real Estate market in totality moves up, so there’s still no signs of asset price bubbles in the property market....   [tags: Property, Foreign Investors]

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Investing in Distressed Real Estate

- I have acquired $150,000 in cash to be used to purchase distressed real estate. I want to maximize my return on my investment both in terms of financial profit and personal satisfaction. I am interested in purchasing a home to live in. I work from home, so the structure must allow for a home office. My needs have changed from a decade ago. I am more aware of things like security, economy, environmental issues, and financial investment. The new millennium has seen a dramatic redefining of value, and wellbeing....   [tags: Evolving Social Culture, Infrastructure]

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Investing in Distressed Real Estate

- I have acquired $150,000 in cash to be used to purchase distressed real estate. I want to maximize my return on my investment both in terms of financial profit and personal satisfaction. I am interested in purchasing a home to live in. I work from home, so the structure must allow for a home office. My needs have changed from a decade ago. I am more aware of things like security, economy, environmental issues, and financial investment. The new millennium has seen a dramatic redefining of value, and wellbeing....   [tags: Evolving Social Culture, Infrastrucure]

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Fixing the Real Estate Market

- The real estate and housing problems of today cannot be fixed using the methods of yesterday. To correct the housing, real estate and foreclosure problems we must first correct the products and policies that were used to help create the mess. We must come to a realization that products and methods of the past may no longer work for today’s housing client. We need to increase and extend funding for homebuyer education and consumer credit counseling and repair. We need to direct funding to create foreclosure prevention workshops and in some cases assist homeowners with mortgage payments as a means of emergency assistance....   [tags: Economics]

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Real Estate Investment Trusts

- Real Estate has evolved as the most profitable business over the years for those who can invest heavily in land or property and wait for their increase in value. However, the property may fetch instant cash in exceptional times like the sudden increase in value due to market reasons such as experienced just before the global financial credit crunch or due to the property’s unique location. This is classified under the short term type of real estate investment. The classification is based on the relative time spent to consolidate worth....   [tags: Finance Essays]

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Real Estate Volatility Tests

- ... They made a regression analysis and used the New York stock exchange as a weighted market index. They estimated beta values for all the listed stocks on NYSE to calculate the expected return. They calculated the SML slope to be 12.972% with high significance, which was considered to be the risk free rate of return or the return for a portfolio with beta of zero. This provided support for the CAPM and the approach for beta as the only predictor for differences in expected return (Haugen, 1999, p.238-239)....   [tags: prices, investment, market]

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Real Estate Investment Portfolios

- Overall, McGreal et al. (2009) find that UK property market dominates the high-risk portfolios, while the US property market does not appear in high-risk portfolios for any of the three property types. In addition, institutional investors can get benefits from diversifying the international real estate portfolios, and they take the office property as one of the most popular types of real estate investment. In this research, the role of office property in the private real estate portfolios is uncertain....   [tags: UK property market]

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The Real Estate Crisis

- The current real estate crisis that America finds itself in is one of the greatest challenges America has ever faced. America’s troubles are further compounded by increasing unemployment of American citizens and environmental problems like global warming. Solving any one of these problems would be a Herculean task, yet they must each be addressed in order to protect American families from disaster. However, it is possible to find a solution to the problems of the real estate crisis that can also be used to improve the problems of the unemployment and environmental destruction....   [tags: Economics]

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Real Estate Investment Strategy

- In order to get the best return on investment for a distressed real estate purchase one must consider many factors. These details include but are not limited to, the current and future state of the housing market for a given area, the cost of construction and related services, the median rental, lease or sale prices, the property taxes, the title cost and insurance, as well as any legal implications of the purchase and subsequent sale, lease or rental. Most importantly one must pose the question, “What is it that I hope to achieve from investing in a distressed property?” Provided the sum of $150,000 I would choose to invest in the Las Vegas housing market, because it is where I currently r...   [tags: Property Search, Costs]

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Investing in Real Estate

- ... Even granting a generous 30 percent discount on Zillow’s median list price for this property’s needed cosmetic updates, $125,500 is still a full $53,000 less than the property’s true market value. The data suggests that if I were to simply buy the home and the following day relist it at its true value price, I could expect to sell the home—without waiting for market changes or making any upgrades to the property—and realize a remarkable 40 percent return on my investment. Key economic indicators give me every reason to expect that over the next two years the Chapel Hill home will experience an increase in value of 10 percent or more....   [tags: financial analysis between two properties]

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$150,000 Real Estate Investment

-   If I were given the opportunity to grow $150,000 through purchasing foreclosed real estate at foreclosure.com, how would I grow this investment. Having watched my family purchase and sell their own real estate, I have seen firsthand the value and profit potential of buying foreclosed properties.  In the current economic environment; I have also seen the benefits of being creative when it comes to selling these properties.  My strategy would include targeting my purchase based on final retail sales range values, rehabbing the property to prepare for sale, owner financing the property to a qualified buyer while allowing for continued growth of the principal.  I would concentrate my efforts...   [tags: Finances, Personal Thoughts]

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Theu.s. Real Estate Crisis

- As you should know, banks and financial markets were adversely affected by the crippling U.S. real estate crisis due to the large growing recession, the mortgage meltdown, and the massive unemployment rate. I personally experienced the economic downturn and its dreadful impact on us all, family and neighbors. I was stunned by a big decline in economic activities which occurred all across the larger economy. A very slow grow period happened such as in real income, low employment and smaller industrial production that last for two consecutive quarters....   [tags: Unemployment, Recession]

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American Real Estate Market

- The current state of the housing market has changed the nature of $150,000; fifteen years ago it was not enough, while today the sum huddles in some form of realty limbo. The American real estate market has gone from a period of ostentatious acquisition to quiet overly prudent waiting. Yet despite market uncertainty, property remains the long investment, continually proving its worth through the centuries. Achieving the maximum return on such a limited investment will require ingenuity, diligence and civic-minded creativity....   [tags: Property, Processes, Historical Site]

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Real Estate Agent

- Real Estate Agent Taking up a real estate agent to be a profession is an exceptional choice, which holds a variety of reimbursement. But first a little information about a real estate agent is inevitable. The job description of a real estate agent is quiet simple; they buy, sell and rent properties for and to different clients. A real estate agent needs to know what the house market is in the communities that they are working in. Now coming back to our main topic, the benefits of being a real estate agent are diverse; the income potential is unlimited, (depending on the size of the premise)....   [tags: properties, market, sales]

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Personal Experience At A Real Estate Company.this

- Introduction With a brand new era full of opportunities and innovations, a great diversity of chance for employees consider optimal position and workplace what they should devote to.The main characteristic of this phenomenon is everyday in uncertainty , in order to manage this change people need to manage change.This essay centers on analyzing a personal experience about how they change their work over time by interviewing and explaining the perspective of a former middle manager in a real estate company.This essay seeks to link ‘Changing work’ to theory, by widening descriptive codes and comparing particular theories....   [tags: Maslow's hierarchy of needs, Motivation]

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Arizona Environmental Law & Real Estate

- Arizona Environmental Law & Real Estate The state of Arizona complies with all federal laws and standards set in forth by the U.S. EPA, including CERCLA and SARA. Arizona also has specific requirements for real estate environmental hazards. The Arizona Department of Environmental Quality oversees many of these hazards as well as the cleanup of these contaminated real estate properties. Arizona Environmental Law and Real Estate Like in most states, real estate agents in Arizona are required to operate under the legislation set forth by the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)....   [tags: United States Environmental Protection Agency]

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Price Differentials in Real Estate in Dubai

- To Tikku Brokers, Introduction Real estate in Dubai is a very extensive topic and it is a very large market indeed. This essay will explain the concept of market forces and show how it can be displayed on the market of Dubai, thereby providing a response to the research question, “To what extent do market forces determine the price of rented accommodation in Dubai?” One can identify large price differences between two similar houses, whilst keeping square feet and housing type relatively constant....   [tags: Market Forces, Case Studies]

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Marketing Strategies For Buying Real Estate

- Regardless of the type of business, you are in; its success depends largely on efficient marketing. Marketing is all the more crucial in buying real estate since you need to have a system in place to locate motivated sellers on a regular basis. There are many ways of finding opportunities for buying real estate and promoting your real estate business. However, only well planned and targeted marketing strategies give a good return on investment (ROI). Marketing ROI is a percentage figure that is arrived at by dividing your net profit by the amount you spend on marketing, multiplied by 100....   [tags: Marketing, Profit, Internet marketing]

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Donald Trump And The Real Estate Development

- Donald Trump came back from many bankruptcies. He has also been very successful throughout his lIfe. he is a child of an imagrant parent. He had good parent who became very successful. Donald trump had it made since he was a kid. He was raisedd in a wealthy home with four brothers and sisters. He is the fourth out of his parents ' children. When Donald Trump finished high school, he borrow a million from his father to start his life. Donald Trump 's father plays a big influential part from when Trump chose to be in the real estate development to what trump become now....   [tags: Hillary Rodham Clinton]

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Amy Widener : A Real Estate Agent

- Amy Widener is a real estate agent, mother of two, and a sepsis survivor. In 2013 Amy was in the best shape of her life. She had just finished a Disney half marathon and was reaping the benefits of her intense training, little did she know that that training was going to save her life. One night she woke up with extreme abdominal pain and was rushed to the emergency room where she learned that she had a kink in her intestines. They performed emergency surgery and released her after a little bit of recovery....   [tags: Immune system, Inflammation, Sepsis, Blood]

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Real Estate in Washington DC Area

- Having been in the housing industry selling new homes I can certainly attest to the housing and mortgage industries massive correction throughout the last five plus years. Selling out of the Washington DC market, my experience and seeing firsthand the change in sales versus cancelations in particular, trending as early as the spring of 2006. Fortunately for the nation’s capital, the housing market has seen modest increases starting in early 2009. The correction data I have seen has been pretty consistent around low to mid twenties for declining or correcting percentiles over the course of the last five years specifically to the DC metro region....   [tags: Scholarship Essay]

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Flipping A House: Real Estate Strategy

- When working within the realm of real estate, flipping houses is one of the most lucrative projects one can undertake. The premise of this idea is buying a home in need of repair, renovating it, and selling it at its newly appraised value. In high school, I worked alongside my mother to renovate a home in our small town of Trinidad, Colorado. The invaluable lessons I learned throughout this business venture gave me insights into the inner workings of house flipping. What I gained from this experience will lead to better decision making if I choose to take on another project....   [tags: Flooring, Appliances, Paint]

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Real Estate Accounting: New Regulations

- The level of agony for individuals and businesses continues to rise as they experience losses in the value of their real estate holdings. In some circumstances, the fair market value of their property has fallen below the loan or mortgage amount. As a result, many debtors decide to walk away from the loan, resulting in repossession of the property by the lender. As shown in Appendix A the default rates continue to rise (United States), affecting accounting issues such as, revenue recognition, measurement, fair value, and impairment....   [tags: The Financial Crisis]

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Allegiance Commercial Real Estate Services

- Allegiance Commercial Real Estate Services Hypothetical situation, an individual who works at Allegiance Commercial Real Estate Services overhears a conversation. A female executive assistant confides to her friend that her boss, who is the Designated Broker for the company, intends to manipulate the new real estate listings, with the company over the next 90 days to insure that he can take them with him without legal liability when he resigns and opens his own commercial real estate company. For the hypothetical situation, I will add names....   [tags: Ethics]

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Gulf Condominium Real Estate Analysis

- Gulf Condominium Real Estate Analysis After analyzing a sample of 40 gulf view condominiums and 18 no gulf view condominiums it becomes evident that variations exist between the two different types of properties. When reviewing the data it becomes clear that luxurious gulf view condominiums can fetch larger selling prices and are listed on the market for fewer days than no gulf view condominiums. No gulf view condominiums fetch lower selling prices and sit on the market for longer periods of time since they are not as popular as condominiums that have wonderful views of the gulf....   [tags: statistics, mean, mode, median]

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California Real Estate: Solar Energy

- ... homeowner uses about $1200 on grid power per year , so when a real estate professional references a home has an electrical bill of $2.20 per month, that becomes a selling point on par with outdoor fireplaces, hot tubs, and low taxes. According to Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory finds that houses with rooftop solar panels sell for higher prices than similar non-solar homes. In overall, that premium more than covers the cost of the panels themselves, with homeowners making a small profit on their solar investment....   [tags: sunlight, electricity, solar panels]

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Real Estate Renovation: Flipping Houses

- When working within the realm of real estate, flipping houses is one of the most lucrative projects one can undertake. The premise of this idea is buying a home in need of repair, renovating it, and selling it at its newly appraised value. In high school, I worked alongside my mother to renovate a home in our small town of Trinidad, Colorado. The invaluable lessons I learned throughout this business venture gave me insights into the inner workings of house flipping. What I gained from this experience will lead to better decision making if I choose to take on another project....   [tags: Appliances, Furnishings]

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Estate Management : Property Management

- Property management is very essential when it comes to handling of properties such as real estates and so on. Owners with multiple units such as office buildings or apartments require a property manager or a real estate agent to help them manage those properties. Remember that property management can be a tough job to run it all by yourself. Ideally, tenants should be in a position to operate and live smoothly as possible without problems. This is the reason why you need a good estate agent or a property manager to help you in property management....   [tags: Real estate, Property, Renting, Ownership]

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Career In Real Estate Development

- Career in Real Estate Development One of the biggest decisions one will ever have to make is what career to pursue after graduation. Believe it or not but this decision is not one to take lightly for it is what one will doing for the rest of their life. There are thousands of careers to choose from and a frequently asked question is "how do I choose what I want to be." The answer is simple, choose something that grabs your interest, particularly something you do well or have experience with. One should never base their career on how much money is in it, because then the job will not be satisfying or fulfilling for you are doing it for all the wrong reasons....   [tags: Jobs Careers]

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The Farm Real Estate Economy

- The Farm Real Estate Economy Farm real estate values have increased continuously from 1987 to 1998, significantly improving the financial position of many farm businesses. But for the first time in over a decade farm real estate prices have begun to fall, due in part to record breaking yields for crops and extremely low commodity prices. I believe the value of farmland has increased at too fast a pace in relationship to value of farm production and is facing a major market adjustment. The farm real estate market saw it’s last major market adjustment in the mid 1980’s (see figure 1), many operations went out of business and the banking industry lost millions....   [tags: essays papers]

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