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Real Estate News: Real Estate Investing Podcast

Kathy Fettke - Real Wealth Network

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Real Estate News: Real Estate Investing Podcast

Real Estate News: Real Estate Investing Podcast

Kathy Fettke - Real Wealth Network

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235
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Don’t get caught off guard by market crashes that can take all your money down with them. And don’t miss out on markets where you can build wealth practically overnight. Real Estate News for Investors with Kathy Fettke is the premiere source for savvy real estate investors who want the edge. Stay up-to-date on new laws, regulations, and economic events that affect real estate. Topics include: market trends, economic analysis that affects housing prices, updates on the best rental markets for investing in single-family rentals or multi-unit rentals, turn-key housing standards, the fate of the highly revered 1031 exchange and other tax law affecting investors, self-directed IRA investing and 401k changes, where rents and property values are rising or falling, flipping risks, new Dodd-Frank rules regarding private lending and financing standards, areas with job losses vs job growth, areas that are overbuilt or over-supplied versus areas with low supply and high demand, and how to avoid real estate scams. We'll bring you the latest reports from organizations like the National Association of Realtors, Realty Trac, Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac, Zillow, Trulia, Redfin, Rent Range, Property Radar, the Norris Group, Peter Schiff, Robert Kiyosaki’s Rich Dad, Suse Orman, Bigger Pockets, Dave Ramsey and more. And we'll help you interpret the data in terms that make sense for your real estate goals, and portfolio. Grow and protect your wealth by staying on the forefront of economic data analysis, expert opinions, innovative investing strategies and profitable investment opportunities. We'll share all the top real estate news stories and the best trade secrets investors should know, so you can stay ahead of the curve and make fully informed real estate decisions. Host Kathy Fettke is Co-CEO of the Real Wealth Network, author of Retire Rich with Rentals and host of the Real Wealth Show on iTunes. She brings decades of media and real estate investing experience, offers her own viewpoints on particular topics, and taps into her network of real estate experts for real world news updates created just for investors like you. Get the real news on real estate on The Real Estate News For Investors Show!

Latest Episodes

Asset Protection: HUD Proposal Expands Flood Insurance Options for FHA Loans

The Department of Housing and Urban Development is proposing a change to flood insurance rules that could bring costs down. The proposal would allow borrowers with government-backed loans to buy flood insurance from private companies instead of the National Flood Insurance Program. www.NewsForInvestors.com

5 min2 d ago
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Asset Protection: HUD Proposal Expands Flood Insurance Options for FHA Loans

Real Estate: Defending the Industry as an “Essential Service” During New Lockdowns

As the coronavirus pandemic gets worse, some states are beginning to implement new restrictions and lockdowns on non-essential services. That’s reigniting a battle on whether real estate should be considered “essential.” Here are a few talking points in defense of the industry. Currently, every state has restrictions of some sort, but as COVID-19 infections surge to record highs, states are getting more aggressive... www.NewsForInvestors.com

3 min3 d ago
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Real Estate: Defending the Industry as an “Essential Service” During New Lockdowns

Real Estate News Brief: Fed Calls for More Stimulus, New Mortgage Rate Low, November Rent Collection

The Federal Reserve and the Treasury are at odds over the need for economic relief, while unemployment claims rise. Good news on the housing market and mortgage rates, although NAR warns about high home prices. The latest rent collection numbers, and a few words of wisdom from Jamie Dimon about the traits of a successful leader. We begin with economic news from this past week, and another push from the Fed for a new coronavirus relief package.

6 min3 d ago
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Real Estate News Brief: Fed Calls for More Stimulus, New Mortgage Rate Low, November Rent Collection

Affordable Housing: Biden’s Plan for Buyers and Renters

With Joe Biden set to become the 46th President in January, there’s plenty of talk about how his policies will impact housing. This is especially important as the red hot housing market becomes less affordable for both owners and renters, and builders are unable to fill the inventory gap. Biden’s plan includes a $15,000 tax credit for first-time homebuyers, expansion of the Section 8 voucher program, and billions of dollars for new construction, renovations, and energy retrofits. www.NewsForInvestors.co

4 min1 w ago
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Affordable Housing: Biden’s Plan for Buyers and Renters

Real Estate News Brief: Homebuyers on Pause, Big Earnings for eXp Realty, Fraud Warning for Landlords

In this Real Estate News Brief for the week ending November 14th, 2020… homebuyers on pause, big earnings for a cloud-based national realty, and a fraud warning for landlords and property managers. We begin with economic news that was impacted by a tense political standoff over the presidential election and a surging number of coronavirus cases. Home buyers hit the pause button, and consumer confidence fell to a three-month low, but the housing market is still booming.

5 min1 w ago
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Real Estate News Brief: Homebuyers on Pause, Big Earnings for eXp Realty, Fraud Warning for Landlords

Proptech: Hubzu, Homesnap, SafeShowings, & a Mysterious Money Raise

Hubzu’s new mobile app, Homesnap’s new home pricing tool, SafeShowings expansion in California, and a mysterious money-raise for a tech venture by ex-Zillow execs. Hubzu is making it easier to have on-the-go access with a new mobile app. The online marketing platform gives users a way to find and bid on residential real estate auctions that include foreclosures, short sales, and retail sales. The app will give users mobile access with iOS and Android phones. www.NewsForInvestors.com

4 min1 w ago
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Proptech: Hubzu, Homesnap, SafeShowings, & a Mysterious Money Raise

Housing Trends: Impact of Millennial Move-Outs on Rental Market

It’s the first time since the Great Depression that a majority of adults are living with Mom and Dad. Blame it on the pandemic, college closures, and job losses. A study by Pew Research shows that 52% of young people are living with one or both parents. www.NewsForInvestors.com

4 min2 w ago
Comments
Housing Trends: Impact of Millennial Move-Outs on Rental Market

Real Estate News Brief: Interest Rate Decision, Zombie Foreclosures, and the “One Tree Pledge”

We begin with economic news from this past week and another vote by the Federal Reserve to leave overnight interest rates right where they are, near zero. Board members met for their monthly meeting in the midst of a contentious presidential election. It now appears that former vice president Joe Biden will be our next president, although President Trump's team is calling for recounts and litigation.

6 min2 w ago
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Real Estate News Brief: Interest Rate Decision, Zombie Foreclosures, and the “One Tree Pledge”

Real Estate Market: Housing Groups Sue Redfin for Digital Redlining

Housing organizations sue Redfin for something they describe as digital redlining. At issue is the level of service that Redfin offers to mostly white communities compared to mostly non-white communities. Redfin denies any discrimination or Fair Housing Act violations. Redlining is an outlawed practice from the 1930s. The practice of home loan discrimination was banned by the Fair Housing Act in 1968 and the Community Reinvestment Act of 1977.

5 min3 w ago
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Real Estate Market: Housing Groups Sue Redfin for Digital Redlining

Real Estate News Brief: GDP Rebound, 2030 Home Prices, and a Motive for Moving

In this Real Estate News Brief for the week ending October 31st, 2020... a report on the strength of the economic rebound, a forecast on 2030 home prices, and the primary reason that people are looking for new homes. It’s been a volatile week for the stock market as investors worry about the pandemic and the presidential election, but there are some strong economic reports to share, including one on the third quarter GDP. www.NewsForInvestors.com

5 min3 w ago
Comments
Real Estate News Brief: GDP Rebound, 2030 Home Prices, and a Motive for Moving

Latest Episodes

Asset Protection: HUD Proposal Expands Flood Insurance Options for FHA Loans

The Department of Housing and Urban Development is proposing a change to flood insurance rules that could bring costs down. The proposal would allow borrowers with government-backed loans to buy flood insurance from private companies instead of the National Flood Insurance Program. www.NewsForInvestors.com

5 min2 d ago
Comments
Asset Protection: HUD Proposal Expands Flood Insurance Options for FHA Loans

Real Estate: Defending the Industry as an “Essential Service” During New Lockdowns

As the coronavirus pandemic gets worse, some states are beginning to implement new restrictions and lockdowns on non-essential services. That’s reigniting a battle on whether real estate should be considered “essential.” Here are a few talking points in defense of the industry. Currently, every state has restrictions of some sort, but as COVID-19 infections surge to record highs, states are getting more aggressive... www.NewsForInvestors.com

3 min3 d ago
Comments
Real Estate: Defending the Industry as an “Essential Service” During New Lockdowns

Real Estate News Brief: Fed Calls for More Stimulus, New Mortgage Rate Low, November Rent Collection

The Federal Reserve and the Treasury are at odds over the need for economic relief, while unemployment claims rise. Good news on the housing market and mortgage rates, although NAR warns about high home prices. The latest rent collection numbers, and a few words of wisdom from Jamie Dimon about the traits of a successful leader. We begin with economic news from this past week, and another push from the Fed for a new coronavirus relief package.

6 min3 d ago
Comments
Real Estate News Brief: Fed Calls for More Stimulus, New Mortgage Rate Low, November Rent Collection

Affordable Housing: Biden’s Plan for Buyers and Renters

With Joe Biden set to become the 46th President in January, there’s plenty of talk about how his policies will impact housing. This is especially important as the red hot housing market becomes less affordable for both owners and renters, and builders are unable to fill the inventory gap. Biden’s plan includes a $15,000 tax credit for first-time homebuyers, expansion of the Section 8 voucher program, and billions of dollars for new construction, renovations, and energy retrofits. www.NewsForInvestors.co

4 min1 w ago
Comments
Affordable Housing: Biden’s Plan for Buyers and Renters

Real Estate News Brief: Homebuyers on Pause, Big Earnings for eXp Realty, Fraud Warning for Landlords

In this Real Estate News Brief for the week ending November 14th, 2020… homebuyers on pause, big earnings for a cloud-based national realty, and a fraud warning for landlords and property managers. We begin with economic news that was impacted by a tense political standoff over the presidential election and a surging number of coronavirus cases. Home buyers hit the pause button, and consumer confidence fell to a three-month low, but the housing market is still booming.

5 min1 w ago
Comments
Real Estate News Brief: Homebuyers on Pause, Big Earnings for eXp Realty, Fraud Warning for Landlords

Proptech: Hubzu, Homesnap, SafeShowings, & a Mysterious Money Raise

Hubzu’s new mobile app, Homesnap’s new home pricing tool, SafeShowings expansion in California, and a mysterious money-raise for a tech venture by ex-Zillow execs. Hubzu is making it easier to have on-the-go access with a new mobile app. The online marketing platform gives users a way to find and bid on residential real estate auctions that include foreclosures, short sales, and retail sales. The app will give users mobile access with iOS and Android phones. www.NewsForInvestors.com

4 min1 w ago
Comments
Proptech: Hubzu, Homesnap, SafeShowings, & a Mysterious Money Raise

Housing Trends: Impact of Millennial Move-Outs on Rental Market

It’s the first time since the Great Depression that a majority of adults are living with Mom and Dad. Blame it on the pandemic, college closures, and job losses. A study by Pew Research shows that 52% of young people are living with one or both parents. www.NewsForInvestors.com

4 min2 w ago
Comments
Housing Trends: Impact of Millennial Move-Outs on Rental Market

Real Estate News Brief: Interest Rate Decision, Zombie Foreclosures, and the “One Tree Pledge”

We begin with economic news from this past week and another vote by the Federal Reserve to leave overnight interest rates right where they are, near zero. Board members met for their monthly meeting in the midst of a contentious presidential election. It now appears that former vice president Joe Biden will be our next president, although President Trump's team is calling for recounts and litigation.

6 min2 w ago
Comments
Real Estate News Brief: Interest Rate Decision, Zombie Foreclosures, and the “One Tree Pledge”

Real Estate Market: Housing Groups Sue Redfin for Digital Redlining

Housing organizations sue Redfin for something they describe as digital redlining. At issue is the level of service that Redfin offers to mostly white communities compared to mostly non-white communities. Redfin denies any discrimination or Fair Housing Act violations. Redlining is an outlawed practice from the 1930s. The practice of home loan discrimination was banned by the Fair Housing Act in 1968 and the Community Reinvestment Act of 1977.

5 min3 w ago
Comments
Real Estate Market: Housing Groups Sue Redfin for Digital Redlining

Real Estate News Brief: GDP Rebound, 2030 Home Prices, and a Motive for Moving

In this Real Estate News Brief for the week ending October 31st, 2020... a report on the strength of the economic rebound, a forecast on 2030 home prices, and the primary reason that people are looking for new homes. It’s been a volatile week for the stock market as investors worry about the pandemic and the presidential election, but there are some strong economic reports to share, including one on the third quarter GDP. www.NewsForInvestors.com

5 min3 w ago
Comments
Real Estate News Brief: GDP Rebound, 2030 Home Prices, and a Motive for Moving
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