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Covid-19 is Still Causing Financial Distress

Posted by Shawn Simpson // October 7, 2020

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Mike Fratantoni, MBA’s chief economist, said, “The significant churn in the labor market now, more than six months into the pandemic, Covid-19 is still causing financial distress for millions of homeowners.” About 29% of total loans in forbearance are in the initial plan stage, while 70% are in a forbearance extension, MBA said. The remaining 1.4% are forbearance […]


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Zombie Homes Sitting Vacant

Posted by Shawn Simpson // September 2, 2020

Zombie Homes Sitting Vacant

Yesterday, ATTOM Data Solutions released its Vacant Property and Zombie Foreclosure Report for the third quarter of 2020, finding that just over 1.5 million U.S. residential properties, or 1.6 percent of all homes in the country, are currently zombie homes sitting vacant. Zombie foreclosures occur when a home is left vacant by homeowners who incorrectly believe they […]


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Buying From A Distressed Homeowner

Posted by Shawn Simpson // August 19, 2020

Buying From A Distressed Homeowner

Buying from a distressed homeowner is a deal that can benefit both parties. We get a good deal, and they get out of a financial jam.  Why is it that distressed homeowners in Omaha are not willing sellers? If you are an investor who has encountered this issue, you may wonder why a seller who […]


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Selling Rental Property Avoid Capital Gains

Posted by Shawn Simpson // July 29, 2020

Selling Rental Property Avoid Capital Gains

One problem with owning rental property in this time of Covid 19, you may decide that dealing with non-paying renters is a no-win situation. The time to sell is now and damn the tax consequences. Zacks wrote, “One problem with doing well with an investment is that the Internal Revenue Service is usually waiting with […]


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Are You Working with an Investor Friendly Real Estate Agent?

Posted by Shawn Simpson // October 9, 2019

Are You Working with an Investor Friendly Real Estate Agent?

Are you working with an investor friendly real estate agent? Forbes writes, “Finding an investor-friendly real estate agent can be tough, but it helps when you know what to look for. What you think would make an agent great for investors may not actually be the traits to look out for. What is an investor-friendly […]


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6 Red Flags With Any Rental Property Purchase

Posted by Shawn Simpson // April 3, 2019

6 Red Flags With Any Rental Property Purchase

IIt always happens in a market that has been rising for some time. Investors need to get money deployed, and they find nothing is as cheap as it was, so they start to reach. Thy start to go for the higher yields on riskier bonds; they start to reach for stocks with higher and higher […]


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