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Even if you are working with a realtor - and the ones we work with are all highly competent and very good at their jobs - looking at a property through the well-trained eyes of an unbiased third party (whose payment is not contingent on the outcome) can be the difference between investment success and financial failure.
Blue Star Appraisals of Dallas can help you make the right investment decisions. Of course, the best way to ascertain the correct value on which to base an offer is to order a full appraisal, but sometimes you just need someone to be your eyes and do the leg work. Some of our other fee services include:
If you are investing in residential real estate for the first time, or even if you're already a successful investor - good for you, your timing couldn't be better! With foreclosures up, demand down and prices dropping, now is a great time to invest in real estate.
According to Homevestor, the We Buy Ugly Houses folks, Dallas was the top city for real estate investing in the 2nd quarter of 2008 (The Real Estate Bloggers, July 2008). The same source (in 11/2008) named Dallas/Fort Worth at the end of their list of "Top 15 Cities Where You Will Make Money in Real Estate in 2 Years."
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Blue Star Appraisals Inc. offers home appraisals in Dallas, Fort Worth, Plano, McKinney, Denton, Flower Mound, Lewisville, Southlake, Frisco, Waxahachie, Kaufman, Midlothian, Mansfield, and most other cities and towns within approximately a 130 mile radius of Dallas. If you are a homeowner, seller, buyer or investor interested in a residential appraisal please contact us to help you select the appropriate appraisal product for your property. Homeowners can use appraisals to remove PMI, contest property taxes, arrive at a sale price in anticipation of listing, or in advance of remodeling. Call Blue Star Appraisals Inc. today to consult with an appraiser. We look forward to hearing from you!
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|MBS RECAP: Bonds Officially Held January"s Range Ahead of March Fed Announcement|
|3/19/2019 3:17 PM|
|Posted To: MBS CommentaryBonds began the day in weaker territory following overnight headlines suggesting European leaders would be going up to bat for a compromise Brexit deal. "Less bad" economic data in Germany also contributed to European bond market selling. At the start of the domestic sess...Read More|
|Rates Unchanged for 4th Straight Day. That Should Change Tomorrow|
|3/19/2019 2:48 PM|
|Posted To: Mortgage Rate WatchMortgage rates were flat for the 4th day in a row today in a sign that investors have largely taken their seats for tomorrow"s big show. The Fed will release its new policy statement at 2pm tomorrow, and while they"re not expected to hike rates this time around, there are other imp...Read More|
|Once Considered Inferior, Automated Appraisals Are Helping Stem Default Risk|
|3/19/2019 10:59 AM|
|Posted To: MND NewsWireAlthough lacking in popularity, it appears that automated appraisals have obtained their intended results. Urban Institute (UI) researchers Laurie Goodman and Jun Zhu found the changes have helped to lower default rates. They suggest that, in turn, some lender processes and potentially pricing shou...Read More|
|MBS Day Ahead: Looks Like We Made It|
|3/19/2019 8:36 AM|
|Posted To: MBS CommentaryRates staged an impressive rally in November and December before bottoming out on the first trading day of 2019. The bounce was fairly abrupt at the time and it roughly coincided with 2017's highs. It was as if the bond market was saying those days are behind us and we won'...Read More|
|Sales, Marketing Products; Lender Training; MBS Platform Updates|
|3/19/2019 7:51 AM|
|Posted To: Pipeline PressAt roughly $8,500 per loan and continuing to defy gravity, scholars disagree on whether vendors lower the cost of originating a residential loan. But then again, scholars disagree on everything. (We can expect new cost figures from the MBA early next week but most ex...Read More|
|MBS RECAP: After Green Binge, Bonds Take "Sick" Day|
|3/18/2019 4:02 PM|
|Posted To: MBS CommentaryFor the bond market St Paddy's day was a 2 week celebration of "green" (as in the color of price gains or falling yields on trading terminals) beginning on March 4th. Eight of those 10 business days saw yields move lower with last Friday marking the 2nd lowest closing...Read More|
|Mortgage Rates Hold 14-Month Lows|
|3/18/2019 3:30 PM|
|Posted To: Mortgage Rate WatchMortgage rates didn"t budge today--a logical result with no signs of life in underlying bond markets. In the current case, this is just fine with us considering the bond market has gone silent while remaining at the best levels in 14 months. Specifically, mortgage-backed-securities...Read More|
|Builder Confidence Holds Steady After Recovering From 2018 Lows|
|3/18/2019 9:47 AM|
|Posted To: MND NewsWireThe National Association of Home Builders (NAHB)/Wells Fargo Housing Market Index (HMI) held steady in March , after partially recovering from substantial loses at the end of 2018. The Index, a measure of new-home builders" confidence in the market for newly constructed homes was unchanged at 62 on...Read More|
|MBS Week Ahead: Both Sides of Market Getting Excited For The Fed|
|3/18/2019 8:18 AM|
|Posted To: MBS CommentaryThis week's economic calendar is exceptionally light, with no true top-tier reports. Even the 2nd-tier data is limited with Philly Fed on Thursday and Existing Home Sales on Friday. That leaves all the more focus on what was always destined to be this week's main event. Sin...Read More|
|LO Jobs; Warehouse Products; 1099 Comp - Brokers and MBA Weigh In|
|3/18/2019 7:30 AM|
|Posted To: Pipeline PressI hope that I never get to the point of writing things down on my “to do” list even after I’ve done them, just so I can cross them off the list. Or enjoying combining multiple “to do” lists into a master list, although (maybe) I’m ...Read More|