Are Real Estate Taxes The Same As Property Taxes?

Are Real Estate Taxes The Same As Property Taxes

There are several different types of Real Estate Taxes. However, I do think when someone asks the question “Are Real Estate Taxes the same as Property Taxes?” They are correct in what they are assuming. It is better answered this way….Property Taxes are Real Estate Taxes.

How to choose a realtor (A sellers guide)

How to choose a realtor (A sellers guide) 1

When choosing a realtor to sell your home there is one major thing you need to keep in mind. How are they going to market your home? Below are a few tools you want to make sure your agent is utilizing when marketing your home. These tools will ensure that your home is getting the […]

Owner Of Acquire Quoted in Business Journal

Owner Of Acquire Quoted in Business Journal 2

When it comes to investing in Colorado Springs real estate, there are not very many realtors who have their hands on the pulse of the market like Acquire Homes agents. The Colorado Springs business journal ran a story about how the market is changing for real estate investors. Of course, they called the president of […]

Home Flipper Gets 3 Years in Prison

Craig Adams Investor

Craig Adams, an investor who flipped homes in Florida was sentenced to 3 years in prison for ripping off more than 40 people. The final draw was receiving $400,000 from a long time friend to buy distressed properties to flip in which Craig did not use for that purpose. Instead, he used his friends money […]

Squatters Could Move into Your Home Before Closing

squatters

A Florida women, was anxious to sell her mom’s home and move on with her life after her mothers passing. But when the buyers realtor showed up at the home for a final walk through before closing, she was amazed at what she discovered. Unbeknownst to her, an entire family had moved into her mother’s […]

“The Knock Out”- Real Estate Investing vs Stock Investing

Real Estate Investing vs Stock Investing

ROUND III Here we are at Round 3, Round 2 went to “REAL ESTATE” due to the tax benefit blows against the stock market compared to real estate. It was closer this round than in round 1, but real estate still took the round. You can see a replay of Round 2 here. We are […]

The Never Ending Fight Round 2- Real Estate vs Stock Market

Real Estate vs Stock Market

ROUND II Round I went to “REAL ESTATE” due to the percentage of blows in the rates of return received on cash invested. Stock could not defend itself. You can see a replay of Round I here. We are addressing the question of the never ending battle in many peoples minds. Should I pull my […]

Teenager Buys House

Teenager buys house

PORT CHARLOTTE FLORIDA A teenager in Florida (15 year old Willow Tufano) wanted to purchase a home. She worked hard to make money by fixing free items she received and then selling them for cash. She is too young to actually be on the title to any home, but her Mother is lending her name […]

The Never Ending Fight Round 1- Real Estate vs Stock Market

Real Estate Investing vs Stock Investing

ROUND I This question of the never ending battle in many peoples minds. Should I pull my money from the stock market and invest in real estate in Colorado Springs or should I sell my Colorado Springs real estate and invest in the stock market? Let’s say that someone has $50,000 in the stock market […]

Locating Bank Owned Homes In Colorado Springs

Bank Owned Home

We are now ending our 5th year after the real estate crash. It is increasingly becoming more difficult to find and locate “Bank Owned” homes in Colorado Springs. There are several reasons for this: 1) The amount of foreclosures have dropped. 2) Shadow inventory is being sold. 3) Banks are not disclosing “Bank Owned” homes […]