Sales are up, up, up…

According to the Tulsa World, the Tulsa Real Estate Market started off with a Bang! in 2012 compared to 2011. This is the highest amount of sales in January since 2007. For more information check out the article here.

Tulsa Ranked #4 in Best places to find jobs

Good news for Tulsa’s real estate market. Check out this article and let us know what you think.

via Tulsa World

Lack of title insurance could slow sales of foreclosed homes

Foreclosed homes could get harder to buy now that one of the nation’s largest title insurance companies has stopped insuring title to homes foreclosed by JPMorgan Chase and GMAC Mortgage.

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http://www.usatoday.com/money/economy/housing/2010-10-01-boa-delays-foreclosures_N.htm

New RESPA Guidelines Mandate Fee Disclosures

Effective January 1, 2010, the real estate mortgage lending and closing industry is subject to significant regulartory changes implemented by the Department of Housing and Urban Development. As can be seen in the following article taken from the HUD website, these changes are optimistically viewed by said agency as proactive measures enacted to protect consumers from hidden fees.

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