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Real Estate Terms From Appraisals To Comps

When you’re selling your home or other real property on your own, you don’t have to know everything about the process. It does help to have a practical knowledge of the terms that come up during the process. Keep in mind, these aren’t intended as “be all, end all, penultimate” definitions. They’re working definitions for pragmatic folks. Let’s go… 1)…

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Buying Property In Spain Glossary

Buying Property in Spain Although any expatriate intending to buy property in Spain would be advised to use the professional services of an estate agent and a translator and must legalise the transaction before a Public Notary, the following glossary of terms commonly used either to describe properties in Spain or during the transaction process is a useful aid for…

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Rics Report On Sussex Farmland

Sussex Farmland in the UK are being targeted by the new breed of investors, fuelling demand and raising land prices, according to the rural land survey published last November by RICS (Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors). The average price of a Sussex Farmland for the third quarter 2004 continues to edge closer to What’s your Reaction? Love Love 0 Smile…

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Condominiums Disadvantages Of Ownership

Purchasing a new residence involves many issues and condos may be on your radar. Before you buy, keep in mind there are disadvantages to condominium ownership. Condominiums – Disadvantages Condominiums are simply a collection of units in a structure or structures. All property on the interior of the unit is yours with few limitations. Everything outside of the unit, however,…

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What Is The Definition Of Cap Rate And Why Does It Matter

In commercial real estate, cap rate, or capitalization rate, is used to determine the values of income producing properties such as apartments of five units or more, office buildings, strip malls and other such properties. The cap rate can represent extremely different things to different people in respect to their interests in commercial real estate. Before we investigate why cap…

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Uk Investors Look At Philippine Apart Hotel Or Condotel Property Investments

PLC International Marketing Networks has revealed that some institutional investors are trying to diversify their property portfolios through areas like Southeast Asia, China and beyond – with the Philippines heading the list, then Thailand, Japan, China, and Singapore property investments featuring in some portfolios. In the UK, “Investors are moving to new areas to find value” said Beth Collingz, Global…

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A Realtor S Guide To Personal Safety

A major concern for realtors is personal safety. Many times the realtor is working alone in showing a property, having an open house, or manning the model house in a new subdivision. Some personal safety issues should include: On the first meeting of a client, have them meet you at the office. Get as much personal information as possible. A…

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Categories Of Real Estate Investment

Below are ten categories of real estate, and different ways to invest in them. The best one for you is something only you can decide, according to your particular needs. To help you do that, I list a couple good points and bad points for each type. 1. Renting single family homes. Good points: An easier way to get started,…

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How Can A Lender Benefit From A Property Short Sale

The event where a property is declared for real estate foreclosure is not only unfortunate for the inhabitants of the domain, but also for the lender organization, which has issued the loan securing it on the property under consideration. Certainly, the homeowner has to undergo a lot of humiliation and embarrassment for losing home, topped with a bad credit score…

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