Archive for March, 2009

Short sales and pre foreclosures help for helpful Agents!

Monday, March 16th, 2009

Finally the good guys win one! If you are like me and often finding yourself helping folks get out of home BEFORE they foreclosue in a short sale situation, then you know it can be frustrating. Banks are hard to work with, require a lot of time and effort, and often the agent loses in […]

home buyer credit info

Monday, March 16th, 2009

Here is how I heard it from David Reed: Hey, first-time homebuyer: How does $8,000 from your Uncle Sam sound? Want an extra $8,000?  If you’re a first-time homebuyer then we have a nice surprise for you. Last fall, the Federal Government introduced a financial incentive to prospective first-time homebuyers – an income tax credit […]

KW rocks…

Monday, March 9th, 2009

At our KW Family Reunion (national convention) it was not a down market…. Keller Williams agents and guests were obviously ahead of the market and on the way to thriving in this market thanks to our great education and training. This was not more evident than in this example (not to mention that KW international […]

home buyer tax credit 2009

Wednesday, March 4th, 2009

Home Buyer Tax Credit gets an upgrade In an effort to boost the economy and jumpstart real estate sales, Congress recently enacted a bigger and better tax credit of up to $8,000 for qualified first-time home buyers purchasing a principal residence on or after Jan. 1, 2009 and before Dec. 1, 2009. This tax credit […]