Glass Half Full or Half Empty?

Sure, there are homeowners who are still underwater.  And this is a problem and sad situation. However the situation is  improving!. Deeply underwater homeowners – with a loan-to-value ratio on their properties of at least 125% — represented 23% of U.S. residential properties with a mortgage in September, according to RealtyTrac. That number is down[…]

Mortgage Rates are Increasing, but there are still great values!

Mortgage nterest rates are increasing.  It is inevitable.  But I remember my parents telling me they bought a house in the 1980s and the rate on a land contract was 12% and conventional loans were 14%. Yes they are increasing.  Yes per dollar loaned it is costing more today than 6 months ago but with[…]

Change is not easy….but delaying is the thief of opportunity!

Greetings, As a broker/owner we are in the people business…not real estate. My job is to find the best possible people to create the office and customer experience that I envision.  We are rocking it out with wonderful leadership and sales associates who have taken the step to improve their lives; quality and financial future.[…]

RE/MAX Evolution Commercial Division – A Better Way In Commercial Real Estate

Whether you’re searching for an office building in Mexico City, a factory in Istanbul, apartment building in Vancouver, or a shopping center in Boston, RE/MAX Evolution Commercial is there. From multifamily or hospitality to office, retail, industrial or land, RE/MAX Evolution Commercial offers thousands of properties from around the globe at any given time.  Check[…]

Luxury Home Buyers Believe Home Ownership Is A Wise Investment Over Stocks!

  As a private fund manager this is an interesting topic and I tend to agree that real estate investments are a very savvy strategy! Better Homes and Gardens commissioned a recent study among luxury home buyers on their views of homes as an investment and their needs in considering a new luxury home. The[…]

Flush With Cash and Making Deals, Investors from South Korea, Norway Targeting U.S. Real Estate

This article is about major commercial acquisitions but it also resonates with what we see happening in prime Orange County.   Many luxury home purchases are made by international customers.  RE/MAX Evolution is poised to support and attract international customers through our global reach of the RE/MAX network and our approach to global marketing of prime[…]