Always Check Service Entrances For Electricity And Water When Inspecting Foreclosed Properties!

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I just realized something when I inspected a foreclosed property recently and I would like to share it here. While doing inspections of foreclosed properties as part of due diligence, you should always check the condition of the service entrances for … [Continue reading]

Philippine National Bank public sealed bidding of Prime Properties on August 7, 2009

I would like to share this e-mail which includes some of the prime foreclosed properties included in Philippine National Bank's Prime Properties for public sealed bidding which is scheduled on August 7, 2009. I was supposed to get more details from … [Continue reading]

Manage your finances to get ready for your first real estate deal!

This is Part 1 of a series on Managing Finances. After reading, don't forget to read Part 2 and Part 3! One of the biggest stumbling blocks for beginning real estate investors is that you realize that you have little or no money to invest. The big … [Continue reading]

Unionbank foreclosed properties for sale on their 141st Special Public Auction on August 15, 2009

Unionbank shall be having another Special Public Auction of foreclosed properties on August 15, 2009 (Saturday), 9:00 am at Delas Alas Room, 2nd Floor Philippine Columbian Sports Club, Plaza Dilao, Paco, Manila, Philippines. This will be Unionbank's … [Continue reading]

My Top 10 Emerging Influential Blogs for 2009

We take a break from the usual bank listings of foreclosed properties, public auction schedules, and real estate investing tips with this post as I share my nominees for the Top 10 Emerging Influential Blogs for 2009. … [Continue reading]

Philippine National Bank Properties For Auction on August 20, 2009

I would like to share with everyone Philippine National Bank's Asset Gazette For July 2009 which features properties that are for public auction on August 20, 2009. This public auction of acquired assets shall be held at the La Parilla Hotel in … [Continue reading]

Chinabank properties for sale at below market value!

I attended the 3rd Philippine Real Estate Festival last July 24, 2009 and one of the banks that I found as a participant in the event was Chinabank. I was able to get a copy of their "Real Deals" publication which features hundreds of residential, … [Continue reading]

Home Guaranty Corporation (HGC) Properties For Public Bidding

I found this notice of sale for Home Guaranty Corporation (HGC) properties which are being offered for public bidding.  Although a lot of the properties on the list still have illegal occupants, there are a few that are already vacant. Please refer … [Continue reading]

5 reasons to attend the 3rd Philippine Real Estate Festival (2009)

I believe that all aspiring real estate investors should attend the 3rd Philippine Real Estate Festival (2009) which will be held on July 23-25, 2009 at the World Trade Center, Roxas Blvd. corner Buendia Street, Pasay City, Philippines. I learned a … [Continue reading]

New to Real Estate Investing? Start building your team now!


This morning, I finished inspecting a number of properties and I must say that my real estate broker was very proactive when she brought along our contractor even without me telling her to do so. It saved all three of us the trouble of scheduling … [Continue reading]