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Owner-Carried Second Liens

As interest rates increase, more buyers are looking at owner financing as a source of funds to purchase a home. Owner-Carried Second Liens focuses on transactions in which a seller of real estate is asked to carry a purchase money loan secured by a second lien against the property.

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December 2004 Market Report: 2004 CENTRAL TEXAS HOME SALES EXCEED RECORD, ECONOMISTS PREDICT HEALTHY REAL ESTATE MARKET IN 2005

January 19, 2005 - December 2004's single family home sales were up 21 percent from this time last year with over 1,950 sales, concluding a record-breaking year in the Austin area market. According to the latest statistics from the Austin Board of REALTORS® (ABoR), the median price of single family …

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Loan Fraud: You Can't Afford It

A little under a month before this article was written, several real estate professionals in Austin, including lawyers, lenders, real estate brokers and agents, were indicted for various criminal acts alleged to involve loan fraud. Read Loan Fraud: You Can't Afford It. 

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