HUD Audits

It is a requirement of the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) that entities which participate in HUD programs be audited. HUD requires program-specific audits for lenders and multifamily housing entities. In this article, you can read on fo

A Guide To Real Estate Financing

Ironically, beginner investors face the challenge of learning how to obtain real estate investment financing before they can start creating wealth. Read on to learn about some of the most common types of real estate financing options out there, as well as

What Is a Reverse Mortgage? The Risks and Rewards

Maybe you’ve heard this mortgage term bandied about and maybe have even seen the late-night TV ads promoting them. But people are often confused or all-out clueless on the details of this type of loan, so allow us to explain

12 Steps of a Real Estate Closing

Closing occurs when you sign the papers that make the house yours, but before that fateful day arrives, a long list of things has to happen. Here are 12 steps that must be taken from the moment your offer is accepted to the moment you get the keys to your

UNDERSTANDING THE FORECLOSURE PROCESS

How long do I have until I must leave my home? The foreclosure process can seem daunting. But in this article, weÔÇÖll detail everything you need to know about the process.

A Simple Guide to Understanding Real Estate Escrow

At the top of the list of confusing real estate terms is ÔÇ£escrow,ÔÇØ the name for a process that plays a huge role in a real estate transaction but which many people have trouble fully graspingÔÇöincluding current home purchasers who have paid into escrow wit