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Entries from January 2010

What happens after you submit a lease offer for a home?

January 26th, 2010

When individuals find the property they want, they will often submit a lease offer. Once this offer is submitted, realtors and credits will conduct a variety of background checks. These checks will often include credit checks and other checks to ensure that renters will be able to make payments on time. In order to conduct […]

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What are the advantages of an asset management company?

January 22nd, 2010

Many people make real estate investments with the intention of making a return on their investment. While this return may be dependent on economic conditions, it is also affected by how the investment in managed. In real estate, managing an asset is essential to getting a favorable return. Strategies for profitable asset management are solid […]

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What is a real estate appraisal?

January 12th, 2010

Real estate appraisals are the valuations of a real estate property. In most cases, the valuations of assets like property are done in the open market, where the property’s value can be determined by supply and demand. However, in many cases, the value of real estate property cannot be determined in the open market because […]

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Austin tops list of commercial real estate investments

January 4th, 2010

Austin was rated as having the best properties for commercial real estate investment. According to a Grubb & Ellis Co. forecast report, Austin and Houston were the only two Texas cities to make the top-10 list.  Investment commercial real estate was one of the hardest industries hit by the recession. However, as prices have begun […]

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