Homeownership topics

Nov. 30, 2011

Risks with Buying Bank owned Property


Buying a bank-owned property can be a good deal. But a buyer should be aware of potential title risks and how to minimize them.

A buyer in any real estate transaction typically has two forms of protection against title problems. First, the seller provides a deed containing a “warranty” ...

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Sept. 1, 2011

New Apprasial Standards Sept 1, 2011

The following is from Jim Ramsey, Integra Lending, Breckenridge, CO

Big Time Changes in Appraisal Standards Begin Sept 1 2011:

Appraisals continue to be the knothole in a lot of real estate transactions. If you’ve ever had one come in low, then you know how frustrating it can be to ...

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May 24, 2011

Property line issues

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