Even with talk of a cooling housing market, prices are still high, and inventory is still low. If you’re looking for a good deal, what are you supposed to do?
This week we’re going to find out how to find a great real estate deal no matter the market.
Remember, even though we sometimes talk about specific investments on this show, don’t take them as recommendations because they’re not. Before investing in anything, do your own research, and make your own decisions.
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What’s going on with the housing market?
Things might be slowing down a bit, but the housing market is still red-hot in some areas. Where is the housing market overheated, and where is it likely to maintain its value?
Tips for finding a good deal on a home
Mindy thinks that it’s possible to find good deals no matter what the housing market looks like. Get to know your local real estate market and start deal hunting if that’s what you’re interested in.
Meet this week’s guest, Mindy Jensen
Mindy Jensen is a licensed agent in Colorado, and has been buying and selling houses for more than 20 years. She’s the community manager for BiggerPockets.com, and the host of the BiggerPockets Money Podcast.
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About the hosts
Stacy Johnson founded Money Talks News in 1991. He’s a CPA, and has also earned licenses in stocks, commodities, options principal, mutual funds, life insurance, securities supervisor and real estate.
Miranda Marquit, MBA, is a financial expert, writer and speaker. She’s been covering personal finance and investing topics for almost 20 years. When not writing and podcasting, she enjoys travel, reading and the outdoors.
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