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Are We Defrauding Our Lenders?

News & ViewsStephen Cea, Esq. In December 2006, the New Jersey Supreme Court’s Advisory Committee on Professional Ethics issued an Opinion (#710) addressing the ethical problem faced by attorneys dealing with real estate transactions that include a “seller’s concession” on the purchase price.  In the Opinion, the Committee addressed a common scenario involving a contract […]

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Redefining Risk Models

New & ViewsBy Michael Toner, On-site.com Traditionally, Fair Isaac Corporation (FICO) was the data provider for credit models used throughout the residential real estate industry. But after years of significant errors and inconsistent scores, two new models were developed, i.e., Vantage, which uses data compiled and shared by the three major credit bureaus, and Next […]

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Tips On Being Able To Afford More Properties

News & ViewsBy Rosalind Miller Choice, Licensed Real Estate Broker INVESTORS BENEFIT FROM UNDERSTANDING AND USING SELLER FINANCING Seller financing is an often used technique that remains a mystery to many real estate buyers and sellers. As a property owner understanding this type of financing can save you a great deal of money. Often times […]

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