Available properties on the decline

Congrats to those savvy investors who purchased properties in Allegheny County recently.  If you are a regular to my site, you will notice that available properties in the Pittsburgh School District and properties in Allegheny County have declined since the last update.  Someone is very happy and making some darn good money on their investment.

If you are considering taking the plunge and testing the water for yourself, you will find that Pittsburgh and the surrounding areas provide a fantastic return – dollar for dollar- on your investment.  Pick up the phone and call me now and lets get started building your investment portfolio.  Its easier than you think.

Properties under $20,000 increasing

Hello to all you investors.  I don’t know if its the holiday season or just the market in general, but if you watch my Hot Opportunities section on a regular basis, you will notice the properties under $20,000 are increasing rather quickly.  Both the Pittsburgh school district number and the Allegheny county number show a…

Occupancy Permits/Municipal Codes More Favorable to Investors

Well,  well, it finally happened.  Someone finally had enough sense to realize the current guidelines regarding code violations was outdated and needed to revised to help the housing market.  Click this link for the whole story:: Code violation rules revised , but the bottom line is closings now can NOT be held up or postponed due to…

Renters becoming home buyers in 2017 – will they or not?

According to a new TransUnion study, your typical renter is becoming more financially stable, allowing them to have more excess funds available after their monthly payments.  Also, todays renters are lower risk and more credit active in the months following their move, taking on more vehicle loans and credit card debt than in previous years….

Flex Modification replaces HAMP

Thanks goes to “DSNEWS” for the following information:: While HAMP [Home Affordable Modification Program] is set to expire in 3-weeks, Fannie Mae has a new product to assist families with their mortgage payments – Flex Modification.  This program was created to help families stay in their homes and avoid foreclosures whenever possible.  The program is…

Cash-Only sales rising

Thanks to Just-Listed for the following information, but CASH-ONLY sales are increasing.  And not just by investors, families with school-aged children and college students are taking advantage of buying with CASH. Click this link for the full article: Cash Only sales My long-time clients and anyone I speak to hears it from me all the time…

Real Estate – Your Key to Financial Success

Hello to all of you, current clients and wannabees.  If you have been working with me over these past 15 years, you know what many others are just reading about today.  Looking for financial freedom, check out “Real Estate”.  Courtesy Of Just Listed from PAR, this article has information you want to hear, so click…

Foreclosures declining – 1.3% in PA

The number of available foreclosures across the country is declining.  Great for the economy, not so great for the flipper.  But there still are good deals to be had.  With a little hard work and due diligence, you and I can still make money in this market.  Even though flipping might be getting more difficult,…

Flipping in PA a BIG Success

Hello to all my regular clients and all the people reading this that are wondering if you to can make money in real estate.  My current clients know for a fact that you can, so why don’t all you “new” viewers call me to have a talk. Thanks to PAR Just Listed for this article…

Renters are going nowhere, at least for a while

If you are a landlord, or someone considering it, you will love to hear this.  70% of renters think it is better than owning and 55% plan on renting for at least 3 more years.  As you all know, rents have been increasing rather quickly in the recent years, and this statistic has to have…