Real Estate Investing

Philippine Property Stocks Free-Fall Close to 20%: Time To Cut Your Losses?

Philippine Property Stocks Free-Fall Close to 20%: Time To Cut Your Losses?

This is a guest contribution by Ian Mariano of Reno Home Blog (Author's Note: This article was written to serve as an on going dialogue about current market tremors. You may post your ...
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Introducing: Our Foreclosed Properties Database

Introducing: Our Foreclosed Properties Database

You might have been wondering why we have not been posting listings as often as usual during the past month and a half... it was a pain form me NOT ...
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How to Secure A BIR Certificate Authorizing Registration (CAR) And Tax Clearance For The Sale Of Real Property Classified As A Capital Asset

How to Secure A BIR Certificate Authorizing Registration (CAR) And Tax Clearance For The Sale Of Real Property Classified As A Capital Asset

One of the most important documents that you need in order to transfer a title of a property from the seller to the buyer is the Certificate Authorizing Registration (CAR) ...
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Certified True Copies Of Titles And Documents Now Require Proper Identification and Authority - Quezon City Registry Of Deeds

Certified True Copies Of Titles And Documents Now Require Proper Identification and Authority – Quezon City Registry Of Deeds

Last March 11, 2013, we went to the Quezon City Registry of Deeds to request for a certified true copy of the TCT of a foreclosed property located in Quezon ...
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amortization factor rates for housing loan payments

How To Compute For Principal And Interest In Monthly Amortization Payments

Knowing your monthly amortization payments is a very crucial factor in knowing whether you will earn passive income from your real estate investment or not. In a nutshell, your monthly ...
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Philippine Property Outlook for 2013

Philippine Property Outlook for 2013

Based on what I have gathered from news and analyses over the internet as of this writing, the outlook for Philippine real estate this 2013 is very positive. I have ...
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The Ultimate Guide to Property Investing by MoneySense is out!

The Ultimate Guide to Property Investing by MoneySense is out!

2012 is about to end and I'm sure a lot of you out there are thinking of ways to jump-start the coming new year. If you are planning to get ...
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OMI Land Title Services - Title Company in the Philippines

Learn how to deal with lost certificates of titles, title transfers, and title verifications on TV

Have you ever lost your property’s certificate of title and didn’t know what to do? What if you bought or sold a property and you need to transfer the title ...
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Will there be a real estate bubble in the Philippines?

BSP to prevent a real estate bubble by regulating in-house financing schemes?

We all know that real estate investors are anxious about whether the Philippines will soon have a popped real estate bubble, similar to that which happened in the US. This ...
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mrt 7 will be just like mrt 1 in edsa

Areas near MRT Line 7 Stations: Soon to boom?

I really should pay more attention to current events in Philippine real estate developments. In a yahoogroup I belong to as a broker, a co-broker was looking for 100-150 hectares ...
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deed of real estate mortgage

“If a foreigner loans money to a Filipino who subsequently defaults on the loan, can the foreigner legally foreclose and thus acquire the property?”

This is a question posted and answered by Dave Williams of the Philippine Real Estate Yahoo Group. Dave posted this in the yahoo group and I'm sharing it here (with ...
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A mentor shares success factors in his real estate investing strategy (video)

A mentor shares success factors in his real estate investing strategy (video)

What a coincidence! In a recent post, I mentioned that a friend of mine (who I also consider as a mentor) invited me to speak at the Home and Modern ...
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4 Real Reasons Why Foreclosed Properties Can Be Priced at Below Market Values

4 Real Reasons Why Foreclosed Properties Can Be Priced at Below Market Values

I notice a lot of people interested in foreclosed properties tend to have this belief that they are really cheap and priced at below market values. While it would be ...
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What does "AS IS WHERE IS" mean in real estate?

What does “AS IS WHERE IS” mean in real estate?

When it comes to real estate investing, one cannot ignore the importance of due diligence. More so with foreclosed properties. This is because all foreclosed properties are for sale on ...
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The importance of due diligence in real estate investing

The importance of due diligence in real estate investing

If you are planning to venture into real estate investing, and have done some research, I’m quite sure you have already encountered the phrase “Due Diligence” many times over. It's ...
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How to check the validity of a Real Estate Broker's License

How to check the validity of a Real Estate Broker’s License

Ever since RA 9646, more commonly known as the RESA Law, took effect, getting a real estate license has become a big deal, at least for those who don't want ...
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7 tips to help you get you started with real estate investing

7 tips to help you get you started with real estate investing

Published on January 4, 2012 So many people keep asking "How do I start with real estate investing?". Let me answer it here with these 7 tips ...
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"The greatest wealth is health"

"The greatest wealth is health"

How many times have we come across the saying and yet do we really acknowledge what Virgil said that "The greatest wealth is health?". If you are wondering why I have ...
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Watch Out For Floodlines When Inspecting Foreclosed Properties!

Watch Out For Floodlines When Inspecting Foreclosed Properties!

We all want to avoid flood-prone locations, but how do you know if an area has a history of flooding? I'll show you one of the most obvious signs that ...
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Which way to make money in real estate would you recommend?

Which way to make money in real estate would you recommend?

This is Part 2 of a series about the questions that were asked during a panel discussion in the recent Manila leg of the Money Summit and Wealth Expo 2011.  This ...
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