Category: HUD

Team Reba adds Certified Distressed Property Expert designations to its ranks 0

Team Reba adds Certified Distressed Property Expert designations to its ranks

Earlier this week a couple of days were spent sitting on less than comfortable chairs in the local Renton Holiday Inn just off of Grady Way.  Why were we willing to spend numerous hours of butt-numbing time in a jam-packed meeting room?  For the benefit of getting the Certified Distressed...

People are asking if short sales are better than foreclosure or deed-in-lieu of foreclosure 0

People are asking if short sales are better than foreclosure or deed-in-lieu of foreclosure

A recent post on Zillow has many people commenting on this topic.  I did too but because Zillow limits you to 2000 characters or less, I’m going to flesh out my answer here on our site.  For those readers who don’t know yet, a short sale is a real estate...

For folks with lower credit scores, FHA may be the lending answer to buy a home

For folks with lower credit scores, FHA may be the lending answer to buy a home

I’ve run across several people who would like to buy a home but who also tell me they are struggling with credit score issues.  For these folks it might make sense to look into FHA financing, which has lower thresholds than conventional financing products right now for credit scores and...