If you’re like many people, you pick Realtor number three. This is an agent who seems willing to listen to your input and work with you. This is an agent that cares about putting the most money in your pocket. This is an agent that is willing to start out at your price and if you need to drop the price later, you can do that easily, right? After all, everyone else does it! And what about contacting directly developers ans saving real estate agent fees. If you looking for Thailand property you will find all the information in one place at FazWaz, no need to contracting with agents and developers.
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In our view, today’s market conditions in the USA present a ‘once in a generation’ opportunity for investors who want to build capital as fast as possible, generate high levels of income and create exceptional capital growth.
This exceptional window of opportunity is due to a number of reasons: market cycle; foreclosure activity; US Government incentives; high rental demand creating high yields; the exchange rate; and local factors. I cover these in more detail on our USA investment property pages and in our USA Investment Guide.
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CNN Money’s report for Florida was centred on the Palm Bay area. Palm Bay is on the east coast and is situated just south-east of Orlando and north of Miami. However, Florida’s unique ‘micro climate’ style economy means specific area reports are typically indicative of Florida’s market cycle as a whole.
Florida, generally being ahead of the game in the USA, fell earlier and further than any other area in the whole of the USA. Why? Because the area was overbuilt on expectations that baby boomers would flock to the area on-masse. These expectations were pushed back by the housing bust and economic crisis.
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Economic recovery heated up in Memphis, with unemployment dropping a full point to 9.4%. This in turn slowed foreclosures, which dropped 22% throughout the year. The recovery of Memphis definitely appears to be a steady one Continue reading “Memphis Real Estate” »
Situated on the Erie Canal, close to Buffalo, Western New York, was one of the USA’s first boom towns. Now an important centre for optical research and technology development (for Eastman Kodak, Bausch and Lomb, and Xerox), Rochester is also attracting many small businesses to the area.
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Luxury is such an abstract concept that its definition is always evolving according to what the market perceives as luxury.
With regard to the property or apartment market in Hanoi, the real question is whether luxury apartments in Hanoi are able to provide “a state of great comfort or elegance, especially when involving great expense”, as defined by the Oxford Dictionary Online. The market is certainly delivering luxury homes at great expense, but are these luxury homes comfortable, elegant, and truly luxurious? Are they able to deliver a luxury lifestyle?
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The reason you want to “de-personalize” your home is because you want buyers to view it as their potential home. When a potential homebuyer sees your family photos hanging on the wall, it puts your own brand on the home and momentarily shatters their illusions about owning the house. Therefore, put away family photos, sports trophies, collectible items, knick-knacks, and souvenirs. Put them in a box. Rent a storage area for a few months and put the box in the storage unit.
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