RE/MAX Tops 100,000 Agent Mark

The global franchiser RE/MAX reached a big milestone this month, now boasting an expansive network of 100,000 real estate sales associates worldwide. By the end of 2014, RE/MAX had 98,010 agents worldwide, but in just the first few months of 2015, the real estate franchisor has attracted more … [Read more...]

A Home Owner’s Net worth is 36 times greater than a Renter

Let #bobwert #remax Help You Find #therighthome Over the last six years, homeownership has lost some of its allure as a financial investment. As homeowners suffered through the housing bust, more and more began to question whether owning a home was truly a good way to build wealth. Every three … [Read more...]

Should I rent my House instead of Selling?

Let #bobwert #remax Help You Find #therighthome A recent study has concluded that 39% of buyers prefer to rent out their last residence rather than sell it when purchasing their next home. The study cites that many homeowners were able to refinance and “locked in a very low mortgage rate in … [Read more...]

Home Decorating Ideas, Pinterest

Home Decorating Ideas from Pinterest and Bob Wert http://www.pinterest.com/pin/444237950717692401/ http://www.pinterest.com/bobsproperties/ … [Read more...]

Getting a Mortgage – how come so much paperwork?

People often asked why there is so much paperwork mandated by the bank for a mortgage loan application when buying a home today. It seems that the bank needs to know everything about us and requires three separate sources to validate each and every entry on the application form. Many buyers are … [Read more...]

Consumer Confidence in Housing Hot This Spring

Consumer attitudes are reflecting greater optimism in the housing market heading into real estate's traditionally strong spring selling season, according to Fannie Mae's March 2014 National Housing Survey. In the poll of 1,000 people, 38 percent say it's a good time to sell a home, up from 26 … [Read more...]