Monthly Archives: June 2020

Home-Mortgage Delinquencies Surged

Posted by Shawn Simpson // June 24, 2020

The worst has yet to come for the real estate market as home-mortgage delinquencies surged to their highest level in nine years as the virus-induced economic downturn continues to crush household finances. Home-Mortgage Delinquencies Surged Property research firm Black Knight Inc. reports total borrowers more than 30 days late surged to 4.3 million in May, up 723,000 from the previous month. This means […]

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Cash Home Buyers Can Help You in Omaha

Posted by Shawn Simpson // June 17, 2020

It was sweet getting a $1,200 Emergency Paymentfrom the government, wasn’t it? Yes, they printed the money out of thin air. For many, though, it kept the wolves from the door during the Covid-19 lockdown when little money was coming in. Getting cash in your hands after the fast sale of your home to cash […]

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Common Rental Scams

Posted by Shawn Simpson // June 10, 2020

According to CNBC, “Renting an apartment or a single-family home may seem easier than buying one, especially as so much of the process is online.” Easier, however, isn’t always safer. More than 43 percent of renters have found listings that seem fraudulent, and more than 5 million have fallen for common rental scams, often losing […]

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How the Covid-19 is Affecting Real Estate

Posted by Shawn Simpson // June 3, 2020

Remember that childhood game of dastardly Simon LaGree and the young maiden. She says, “I can’t pay the rent and he says, “You must pay the rent.” Now here we are for real as one in 10 Americans say they can’t pay their rent or mortgage this month, according to a YouGov survey of more […]

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