This means that the agent responds to tasks in a timely manner, completes reports and other documentation on time, and communicates well with the asset manager. BPOs require local expertise. By performing regular BPOs you can establish yourself as the go-to expert for listings in the area. An asset manager will require listing agents to prepare quality BPOs. Failure to provide reliable BPOs may cause an agent to lose future assignments.
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We love him. We had one assignment in an area where we had no agent. Frank took it even though it was four hours from his home. We make sure we give him everything we can. Agents need to be wary of turning off the faucet by turning down listings. Before you jump on the bitter bus when you see an out-of-area agent taking a listing in your neighborhood consider that they really do not have an option to turn down an assignment.
In the business of selling REOs you take everything. Big marketing packages are not effective. The simple things are what make the difference. Send them all the information they ask for, including license, insurance, experience, coverage area by zip code, county or city, because they may be in another state. You have to know the game you are in. Asset managers do not care about your page high gloss marketing packages. In fact, one top producing REO agent at a conference that was hand selected by asset manager made two simple suggestions for agents.
You must learn how to speak their language and understand the needs of the asset manager. A servicing lender may or may not actually own the note. It may be simply managing the billing and delinquency issues and the loan may belong to a different investor. For example, Bank of America services loans for over different investors. Or, if the loan was originated by one lender and then sold on the secondary market, the new owner of that loan may also be the servicer.
Cash For Keys-This offer is made on behalf of the bank or lender who is taking back the property to make a tenant or foreclosed occupant to vacate the property on behalf of the bank.
The bank or Lender will send the REO Agent to the property to offer and authorize a payment in good faith to the tenant if rented or homeowner which ever applies to leave the property in broom swept and good condition. This in turn helps the bank or lender to take the home back with minimal damage in most cases and reduces cost, without the nasty eviction procedures. Utilities- Often when a home is taken back by the lender the Agent is required to cut the Electric or Heat on inside the property.
This makes showing the home a lot easier for potential buyers so they can all the rooms in the home. This also stops pipes from freezing. Contracting- Often when a property has been vacated and taken back by the lender or bank it may need windows or doors replaced or repairs.
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- Colorado foreclosures, short sale, pre foreclosure.
If the bank or lender would like to sell the property as is it may do so. In different situations they will have a contractor or property preservation company look at the damages and have the repairs made.
Cash For Keys offers help to lessen last resort nasty evictions. I wrote a story about the moon having negative gravity and the United States creating a city on the dark side of the moon. I handed the writing assignment to my professor for grading and never received the assignment back to me. I was very angry about that and vowed never to write again. It took me quite a long time to erase that memory and to start writing again.
The research on this book was done though our experience and knowledge gained from our Real Estate practice. So, my wife assigned me to contact the banks and lenders to obtain Real Estate Owned accounts to list their properties. After 90 days of calling every bank that was available at that time, I had three accounts with the banks. From that point on we learned from the seat of our pants or by trial and error.
- Delegation: Mastering the Art and the Science.
- TURTLE TORTOISE, IMAGE AND SYMBOL: THE WEST. 3 17th-19th CENTURY EUROPE (TURTLE TORTOISE, IMAGE AND SYMBOL.).
- Devils Mark.
We experienced every problem and issue, imaginable. After 6 years of REO experience, handling literally thousands of properties, we thought, Real Estate Professionals could use our advice, information, experience, and knowledge to make their jobs easier if they wanted to conduct Broker Price Opinions assignments or Real Estate Owned Listings. Actually, my wife inspires me; she is such an amazing woman.
She helps me when I write, and corrects any problems with editing, organizes the content, puts the final touches on the book. She should be on the book as one of the Authors. This book would not possible without her being involved in the book. I write based on my experience in Real Estate, the problems, issues, transactions that I have encountered in my years in the industry.
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My writing process has two speeds, slow and none. It takes me forever to write a book. My second book is taking forever to write: Short Sale Certified. Yes, I was in San Diego on the beach some time ago, and I watched the sunset.
The sunset lasted about an hour. Hundreds of people had gathered on the long pier and were clapping and yelling because the sunset was spectacular and had numerous shades of red, orange, and yellow! For some reason this sunset was different than one I had ever seen before. It was like a religious experience, completely transfixing me.
The crowd on the beach and the long pier were smiling and yelling positive things about this about magical experience. I do like to travel and see different parts of the world. My favorite city is Amsterdam.
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