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The Ins and Outs of Buying an REO Property

Chances are in your Mile High house hunt, you’ve run across the term “bank owned” or “REO” (real estate owned) properties. These types of properties can actually be a great value for first-time buyers or anyone in an area with limited inventory. The key is truly understanding what an REO property is and how to […]

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The Scoop on Short Sales

Denver’s housing market can be tricky to maneuver. Sale prices are up, and while inventory is climbing a bit, options for first-time buyers here may seem slim. The good news is there are ways to expand your search options if you’re willing to consider distressed properties in the area. One of the most common types […]

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Tips that will make your REO Home Buying Experience Easier

Real estate owned (REO) properties – also known as bank-owned properties – can be a great value and help open up buying options in cities like Denver where inventory is tight. Buying an REO home isn’t drastically different than a traditional sale, but there are a few things to know that will be helpful as […]

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What to Expect When Buying a Short Sale

If you’re a house hunter on a budget or in an area with low inventory, a short sale property may be a great deal for you, if you know what to expect. Here we’ll give you the rundown on what a short sale property is and what to expect should you decide this type of […]

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Frequently Asked Questions when Buying an REO Property

Real estate owned (REO) properties, also known as bank-owned properties, can be a great way to break into homeownership, though these types of transactions are often misunderstood. Here we’ll go over the basics of these types of properties and address some of the most common questions when it comes to making an REO property your […]

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Know these things before Buying a Short Sale

Short sale properties can be a great deal – especially if you’re in a low-inventory area like Denver. But as with any type of real estate deal, it’s important to know what you’re in for. What is a short sale? In this type of transaction, it means the seller’s lender is willing to accept a […]

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Benefits of Buying an REO Property

In addition to potentially finding a great price, there are actually several benefits to buying an REO property. What’s an REO property? A home becomes real estate owned (REO) property after a home goes into foreclosure and does not sell at auction. Essentially, an REO property is owned by the bank. We’ve compiled the list […]

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What to Expect When Buying a HUD Home

Though they’ve gotten a bit of a bad rap since the housing bust in 2008, HUD homes and other types of foreclosures can actually be a great deal. In reality, buying a HUD home can be a very positive experience. If you’re not familiar with the HUD home buying process, you’re certainly not alone. To […]

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Who can buy a HUD Home?

A HUD home is one that was purchased with an FHA (Federal Housing Administration) loan that has since fallen into foreclosure, and it’s fast becoming a popular consideration for areas experiencing low inventory and increasing home sale prices. If you’re considering purchasing a HUD home to break into homeownership, you may have questions as to […]

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Ditch these Foreclosure Myths and Score the House of your Dreams

Just getting started in the house hunting process in Denver? Chances are you’re noticing limited availability and high prices. If you’re in the market to buy a home, you may be wary of distressed properties – short sales, foreclosures, bank owned properties, etc. However, the process of buying these homes is a lot less challenging […]

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