Baker Donelson Womens Initiative

| September 21, 2016

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T he Baker Donelson Women’s Initiative is pleased to present the latest issue of our newsletter. Our Newsletter Chairs, Jennifer Keller and Amy Mahone, have done a fantastic job and I know that you will find it useful and enjoyable to read. From Time Saving Tips to a Book Review and Tips on Health for Women, you will find information to help you succeed. Let us know what you think; we would love to hear your ideas for future issues.

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United Real Estate

United® Real Estate was founded in 2011 with the purpose of fixing the problems in the residential real estate brokerage industry. Our mission is to provide the latest training, marketing and technology tools to both agents and brokers all under a 100% commission strategy that makes it profitable for an agent to sell more real estate and for real estate brokers to own a profitable real estate company.

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WHY YOU NEED BIG DATA FOR REAL ESTATE ANALYSIS

Article | February 17, 2020

The use of big data has permeated a wide range of sectors. In fact, professionals from every field rely on it to improve the accuracy and effectiveness of their analysis. As you would expect, big data had the same impact on the real estate industry as well. Over the past decade, big data has come to occupy a central place in real estate analysis and every savvy real estate investor relies on it to provide an accurate overview of the housing market. So what exactly are the benefits of big data for residential real estate? And how to use big data for real estate analysis?

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THE BEST WAYS TO INVEST IN REAL ESTATE

Article | April 25, 2020

In short, in the case of real estate investment, the goal is to put money into work today and let it increase so you have more money in the future. The profits or “returns” you make on your real estate investments should be sufficient to cover the risk you take, the taxes you pay, and the cost of owning real estate investments such as utilities, regular maintenance, and insurance. Real estate investing can really be as conceptually simple as playing monopoly when you understand the basic factors of investment, finances, and risk. To win, you buy property, avoid bankruptcy, and generate rent so you can buy even more property. However, remember that “simple” does not mean “easy”. If you make a mistake, the consequences can range from minor inconveniences to major disasters. You may even find yourself abrupt or worse.

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HOW EXCHANGE RATES AFFECT REAL ESTATE

Article | April 7, 2020

Globalization offers international real estate investors the opportunity to build wealth from investment properties anywhere on the globe. Despite the ongoing uncertainties caused by the coronavirus breakout , the real estate industry continues to be one of the most attractive sectors for investors worldwide looking for financial stability. And if you’re looking to invest in a real estate market abroad, there are a number of factors that you should pay attention to. These include trends in supply and demand residential properties in the target market, taxes for rentals, interest rates (if you’re planning to borrow in the foreign currency), and exchange rates. In this article, we’re going to focus exchange rates how they affect your real estate investment decisions. The simplest and most accurate way to define the term “exchange rate” would be to say that it’s the value that one currency has when transferred into another.

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Top 5 Trends Affecting Real Estate in 2020

Article | February 19, 2020

Any buyer that’s been looking for a home can tell you how difficult it is right now to find a home in their price range. Several factors contribute to this trend. Baby boomers are staying in their homes longer, and we have tons of millenials looking for their first or second home. So we have lots of demand, but not enough supply. This is great for sellers, but buyers want to be prepared for it to take several months to find the right property for the right price. Another reason we are seeing such an influx of buyers is because interest rates are staying very low, making it incredibly affordable to obtain a mortgage. As of writing this, a 30 year fixed rate mortgage has an interest rate of 3.62%, and 15 year fixed rate mortgage has an interest rate 2.87%!

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United Real Estate

United® Real Estate was founded in 2011 with the purpose of fixing the problems in the residential real estate brokerage industry. Our mission is to provide the latest training, marketing and technology tools to both agents and brokers all under a 100% commission strategy that makes it profitable for an agent to sell more real estate and for real estate brokers to own a profitable real estate company.

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