Real Estate License Stuck In Limbo

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Last week I found out that my mls access had been suspended for some reason unbeknownced to me.  I tried to contact them last week by email and phone but couldn’t reach anyone because of some strange holiday hours.  This was kinda pissing me off because I had just paid the $450 North Central New Jersey Realtors association fee so my account wouldn’t get suspended. When I spoke to the NCNJRA yesterday I found out that they did have my license …

What A Pain!

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Over the past few weeks, pretty much the entire month of April, I haven’t logged into the MLS at all.  Lance has access as well and he’s been sending me the comps for properties that we’ve needed to get the ARV on and I’ve been concentrating on getting as many mailers out as possible. Well today I went to log in and I was greated by this message…. Your account is currently suspended.  Please contact GSMLS for further information I …

Last Chance to Win a $400 Prize!

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Just wanted to remind everyone that Friday, August 14th is the day I’m going to be closing the doors on the contest to rename my blog.  All you have to do to enter is leave a comment suggesting a great sounding domain name.  If I go with your entry I will give you Steve Cook’s Flipping Homes Profit Machine Intensive DVD course.  There are over 20 DVDs in this set of awesome content. Go to this post, Contest: Rename My …

MLS Offer Week: Contacted Agent

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Sorry for the long delay in my MLS Offer Week series.  I was all set to call up the agent last week and make my offer, but I wanted to go over my comps with my investor friend Bruce. Finding the right comps is key in coming up with your starting point in coming up with an offer.  The comps will give you concrete evidence of what the property is potentially worth after being fixed up, also known as After …

MLS Offer Week: The Offer is Going Out Too…

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After examining all the contestants, the property that stuck out most to me was 74-76 Mills St in Morristown. Here is a link to the MLS listing for the house and the comps MLS Listing for House and Comps Here is some more information I found out about the house Additional House Information from the Tax Records Owner’s Information Owner’s Name RAMSEY, POLLY/JOSEPH JR Owner’s Street 74-76 MILLS ST Owner’s City,State MORRISTOWN, NJ Owner’s Zip Code 07960 Bank Code 00000 …

MLS Offer Week: Pulling Comps

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Today I went through all 13 properties I pulled yesterday that met my criteria and pulled up the comps for each on the MLS. Search For Comps: To search for my comps I’m searching by town, exact Beds and Baths (I expand my search if I don’t get a good return) and I’m looking 6 months back.   I’m also looking at the Under Contract and Solds over that period of time. Search Results Since I am searching by entire town …