Archive for the ‘investing’ Category

PFTA: AN ALARM, NOT A SOUND, FOR RESIDENTIAL VULTURE INVESTORS TO HEED

So, I hear you’re scooping up all the cheap residences around the Valley and planning to toss the tenants who look like “questionable” renters, based on the condition they’re keeping the property in, right? Oops. The Protecting Tenants at Foreclosure Act of 2009 (PTFA), part of the Helping Families Save Their Homes Act of 2009 […]

Real Estate Investing in Today’s Market

Recently a very good friend of mine approached me, he had found a really good deal in real estate, here in the valley. This friend is a very savvy investor, and probably has forgotten more about commercial real estate than I will ever know. I have the utmost respect for him, and I appreciate that […]

The Market, Investing (NOT Real Estate!)

What does a conservative investor do? First let me say that this is not meant to be specific advice for anyone – your situation is unique and you should consult with your financial advisor. I have been an active, successful investor (or maybe trader) for many years – and at first when the market turned, […]