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Interesting Take on Rising Interest Rates Interesting read on interest rates on businessweek

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North Charleston Investment Opportunity

Great investment opportunity in North Charleston – off Ashley Phosphate – contact me if you want information on rent projections, etc http://www.zillow.com/homedetails/103-Cedar-Grove-Dr-Charleston-SC-29420/10967265_zpid/

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Are home prices rising?

Looks like the answer is yes, but not quite as much as we may be thinking.  Interesting article on what is skewing the Case-Shiller index.  He is projecting 4% increase over next year for real estate prices. http://www.calculatedriskblog.com/2013/06/zillow-case-shiller-house-price-index.html?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=twitter&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+CalculatedRisk+%28Calculated+Risk%29

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Tax advantages of real estate properties – depreciation

Many people talk about tax advantages of real estate investing.  One important one is depreciation.  Basically the IRS allows you to take a deduction for a building wearing out over time and this is called depreciation.  The reason it is … Continue reading

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What will happen with home prices?

This is an obvious questions to any potential buyer and is especially pertinent considering the last few years.  I have read an article on Zillow and then another on businessweek where the writers are concerned about another bubble starting.  Here … Continue reading

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Housing Bubble redo?

I am not all surprised that the government wanted to jump back in.  But only a couple years after a crash is a real wow – I thought we would at least be 10 years removed or so from this … Continue reading

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How to protect yourself from your real estate investment?

The first rule of just about anything is make sure you don’t cost yourself everything with your move.  So how can you do that – there are a couple very simple things I would always recommend.  One is to make … Continue reading

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