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Buying Real Estate Foreclosures [NOOK Book]

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The latest, most up-to-date information on one of the hottest real estate investment opportunities

Savvy real estate investors are ready to take advantage of rising foreclosure rates, but need expert guidance to navigate this profitable market sector. This fresh update of Buying Real Estate Foreclosures gives you all the information needed to find and finance bargain properties from banks, savings and loan companies, public auctions, government agencies, or any other source. ...

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Buying Real Estate Foreclosures

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Overview

The latest, most up-to-date information on one of the hottest real estate investment opportunities

Savvy real estate investors are ready to take advantage of rising foreclosure rates, but need expert guidance to navigate this profitable market sector. This fresh update of Buying Real Estate Foreclosures gives you all the information needed to find and finance bargain properties from banks, savings and loan companies, public auctions, government agencies, or any other source. Full of handy resources-worksheets, checklists, sample documents, and more-this is a reliable, profitable guide for experienced and first-time investors alike.

Melissa S. Kollen-Rice is an attorney with more than 20 years experience in all phases of the real estate industry, and the director of Long Island Real Estate Training.

Increasing numbers of homeowners nationwide are defaulting on their mortgages and forfeiting their property. As a result, as much as $4 billion in residential real estate will be sold at auction this year. Buying Real Estate shows readers how to find and fianance real estate bargains from banks, S & Ls, public auctions, government agencies, and many more sources. Contains worksheets, checklists, and contact directories.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780071436021
  • Publisher: McGraw-Hill Education
  • Publication date: 6/23/2003
  • Sold by: Barnes & Noble
  • Format: eBook
  • Edition number: 2
  • Pages: 224
  • Sales rank: 777,845
  • File size: 3 MB

Meet the Author

Melissa S. Kollen-Rice is a real-estate professional with more than 20 years experience in all phases of the industry, and the director of Long Island Real Estate Training.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted October 22, 2005

    Buying Real Estate Foreclosures

    Finally, a book that does'nt just agrandize the author and tell you how wealthy and godlike they are. This is a book that is informative. It gives you the A to Z on how to deal with and aquire foreclosures.This book can help everyone from the greenhorn to the Attorney.It speaks to all levels and is extremely comprehensive! Thank you!!

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  • Anonymous

    Posted October 22, 2005

    Buying Real Estate Foreclosures

    This Book is the Standard bearer of Foreclosures.I makethis book mandatory reading for my students when we get to foreclosures.Need I say more?

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  • Anonymous

    Posted October 22, 2005

    Finally, a book with all the information I have been looking for!

    Finally, a book that does'nt just agrandize the author and tell you how wealthy and godlike they are. This is a book that is informative. It gives you the A to Z on how to deal with and aquire foreclosures.This book can help everyone from the greenhorn to the Attorney.It speaks to all levels and is extremely comprehensive! Thank you, you have helped me make my first six figure deal in the forclosure aspect of Real Estate!

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  • Anonymous

    Posted December 22, 2003

    A complete waste of time and money!!!!

    I could've spent time reading something that could've really help me. I thought that this book was going to enlighten me about some unknown secret with foreclosure, but I was wrongly mistaken. Everything thats in this book I already knew, but could've learned from the internet. I was just expecting more inseek about the how abouts of purchasing foreclose properties. I'm sorry but I wouldn't recommend this book to anyone!!!

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  • Anonymous

    Posted September 2, 2003

    Excellent Book

    I had the original book from Ms. Kollen-Rice and I would have given that four stars. This new updated book is outstanding and I am convinced that nobody knows more about buying foreclosures than Ms. Kollen-Rice. Hearing the actual facts about buying foreclosures is refreshing as compared to the b.s. that the informercials spew. I can't wait until she does seminars in my area.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted September 2, 2003

    Outstanding Book!!!

    I have been involved in real estate for over 20 years and have purchased several books and tapes. This is by far the best and most honest book that I have read about buying foreclosures. I found the author very knowledgeable and the forms very useful. Definitely worth much more than is being charged.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted September 14, 2002

    Thank You So Much!

    I was always interested in purchasing investment houses and now my dream has come true. I watched those informercials and was all excited about buying a house for no money down. Thanks to this book, I learned several mistakes that I could have made that could have cost me a small fortune. I'm happy to report that with the help of this book, I now own two forclosures and am looking to buying more. Thank you so much Ms. Kollen.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted February 28, 2001

    I am absolutely appalled!!!

    Unless you are a 'total Greenhorn' or fell off the turnup truck yesterday DON'T BUY IT!!! There were no reviews about the book when I bought it, so I spent a lengthy time reading about the book. The advertisement about the book is totally untrue and a person could learn more in 15 minutes searching the internet or going down to the county public trustees office and that is all for free. I am sorry to say, but it was a total waste of my money. A kindergarten foreclosure class would teach you more

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