When price expectations exceed actual outcomes and when people believe prices will continue to increase indiscriminately, warning lights should come on.
Many Internet retailers do not collect sales tax on online purchases. This means states have less revenue to fund local and state government activities. That can result in higher property taxes to make up the difference.
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Research findings indicate an ongoing recovery in the DFW housing market. The percentage of distressed home sales relative to total sales has declined. The average price of distressed sales has risen. As the distressed sale proportion declines, expect the price discount for such sales to decrease.
Other parts of Texas have more oil rigs, but Houston is the heart of the state's and nation's oil industry.
The Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection act was intended to protect low-income homebuyers but may instead limit their choices. Expectations are that the bill will seriously damage the manufactured home industry by making it more difficult for buyers to obtain financing.
Self-directed IRA investments in income-producing real estate may provide significant advantages such as tax deferral, tax-free income and diversification. Tax and nontax complexities require due diligence before establishing a SDIRA.
To receive the largest possible property tax breaks, property owners should determine what exemptions their local taking unit offers and apply for all exemptions available to them.
Delegating management and medical decisions when you are no longer able to do so needs to be addressed now. This article discusses important documents that can direct what happens -- or does not happen -- when you become incompetent or die.