Falling Oil Prices and Rising Foreclosures

The housing market in oil-heavy economies has felt some impact from falling oil prices and the market oversupply.   The number of properties with foreclosure filings at the end of 2015 was the lowest in nine years at 1.1 million, according to a recent report from...

Short Sale Briefing

Short Sales May Be Fading, But They Have Not Vanished While home price appreciation has lifted many from underwater, millions of homeowners are not yet afloat. Short sales have declined, but they are still an important option for many struggling homeowners.  ...

Should You Renovate When Selling Your Home?

When it’s time to sell, homeowners may want to freshen up a few of their home’s details to make it more enticing to potential buyers, but which investments actually get a return, and which are not worth the time and money? In the home-selling process, knowing which...

How to Establish Asset Manager Relationships

  FORCE agents are known for their professionalism, education, and expertise; but even the most qualified agents can struggle to get their foot in the door with asset managers. This month we spoke with agents who have stayed the course and found success in the...