The 20 Richest Real Estate Barons In The World 2016

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Despite the uncertainty roiling global financial markets, the real estate barons of the world are doing relatively well in 2016. Twenty-two people made the FORBES Billionaires List for the first time this year thanks to their real estate holdings, bringing the total number of the property-rich on the Forbes list to a whopping 184.Continue Reading <<<<<<

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Home flipping reached 10-year high: Can you say froth?

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Rising home prices are bringing more house flippers out of the woodwork, and that may be a sign of an overheating housing market. The number of active home flippers last year was the highest in nearly a decade, and it is only growing.Continue Reading<<<<<<

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If I Win The Lottery, I’ll Spread The Wealth

imagesI can only imagine what life would be like if I had over one billion dollars, and although the odds are considerably high (one in 292.2 million) that I will win the Powerball jackpot, I decided that I would go ahead and plan ahead of time.Continue Reading Article <<<<<<

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4 reasons 2016 is the year to buy a home

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If you’ve been on the fence about buying a home, 2016 is the year to take the plunge.

Mortgage rates have been bouncing around record lows for a while now. But even though they’re likely to start going up, you haven’t missed your chance to get a deal on a house. Continue Reading Here <<<<<<

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Sales figures indicate growth in Hernando, for good and bad, is on the horizon!

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A decade after the peak of the boom, the Hernando County real estate industry appears to be fully and finally over the bust. We haven’t yet returned to the land of rapid growth. But it’s close enough that we can see it from here, close enough that we can start thinking about how to grow smarter this time around — which really shouldn’t be that difficult. Continue Reading Here <<<<<

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These are the best places to raise a family in the U.S.

PTL-beach-soccer-happyfamWhen it comes to picking the best place to raise your family, good schools and a safe environment often top the list.

And while the best of those places are scattered across the country, many are around New York, San Francisco and Los Angeles, according to Niche.com.Read the Best Places Here <<<<

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10 Things You Absolutely Need To Know About Buying A Home

 

engaged-buying-a-homeReady to buy a home? Buying a home is one of the most significant financial decisions you’ll make in your lifetime. From figuring out pricing to why you should consider a realtor, here are 10 Things You Absolutely Need To Know About Buying A HomeClick Here to Continue

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5 Real Estate Trends That Will Dominate 2016!!

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This year may have marked the best for housing since 2007, but the market will likely get even rosier in 2016, according to a recent real estate forecast by realtor.com®. One of the main drivers behind the brighter 2016 is the projection that employment will continue to grow, which will add to consumers’ wallets and allow them to purchase their first home or upgrade to a new one. Click Here to Read the 5 Trends <<<<

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6 Stellar Reasons to Buy a Home in 2016!!

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Is it really 2016 already?  For those of you who happen to be planning on buying a home in the new year—or even just trying to—there’s a whole lot to celebrate. Why? A variety of financial vectors have dovetailed to make this the perfect storm for home buyers to get out there and make an (winning) offer. Here are six home-buying reasons to be thankful while ringing in the new year:Click Here to Continue <<<<<

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Should You Invest in Residential Rental Property?

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A few times a year, a client will ask whether he or she should invest in a residential rental property. The conversation usually starts out like this, “My neighbor said he has a rental property and is able to write off all kinds of expenses.” The client is usually an employee receiving a regular paycheck, maxing out their retirement plan contributions each year, very little in the way of investment accounts, and looking for a way to invest their money while reducing their tax burden as much as possible. Continue Reading Here <<<<<

 

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