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Houston-based Allied Investment Partners (AIP) is a premier real estate brokerage and investment company. At AIP, we help match buyers and sellers of residential and commercial real estate. Additionally, we assist distressed home owners in liquidating thier properties quickly. Whether the circumstances consist of an upcoming/pending foreclosure that needs our expertise in loan modification or property liquidation or real estate that is more of a burden or gained through probate that needs to be sold. We can assist and work toward finding a solution to your problem.
For our clients wanting an alternative to traditional investments, we offer low-risk investments with competitive returns. We also have partnered with numerous companies in Texas to offer you a wide array of alternative investments.
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Real Estate News
Challenges and Opportunities for Homeownership Take Center State at National Association of Realtors®, S&P Global Joint Event
WASHINGTON (December 6, 2016) — The homeownership rate in America continues to hover around a 50-year low, but experts gathered for an event in the Washington, D.C. offices of the National Association of Realtors® said today that there are real-world opportunities to turn that trend around.
“It’s tough out there right now for buyers, especially in many of the red-hot markets around the country where competition is the fiercest,” said National Association of Realtors® President William E. Brown, a Realtor® from Alamo, California and founder of... Read More
National Association of Realtors® Congratulates Dr. Ben Carson, Nominee for Secretary of Housing and Urban Development
WASHINGTON (December 5, 2016) – In response to the announcement of Dr. Ben Carson as President-Elect Donald J. Trump’s selection for Secretary of Housing and Urban Development, NAR President William E. Brown issued the following statement:
“Realtors® know that the incoming Secretary of Housing and Urban Development has a big job ahead. Potential homebuyers face a range of... Read More
CHICAGO (December 1, 2016) - Second Century Ventures, the National Association of Realtors®’ strategic investment arm, is accepting applications for its 2017 REach® accelerator class now through January 31, 2017 at www.narreach.com.
REach offers education, mentorship and exposure for technology companies to enter into the real estate market, advance their businesses and expand into adjacent markets such as insurance, mortgage and financial services. The program accepts organizations in later growth stages, not just early-stage... Read More
WASHINGTON (November 30, 2016) — As smart homes become more popular among consumers, buyers and sellers are showing greater interest in those homes and smart-home technologies and Realtors® in a certification to acknowledge their experience and expertise in those features.
This is according to the National Association of Realtors®' inaugural Smart Homes and Realtors® report, which found that Realtors® are becoming more interested in a smart home certification, despite the fact that only 15 percent of... Read More
WASHINGTON (November 30, 2016) — Pending home sales were mostly unchanged in October, but did squeak out a meager gain for the second consecutive month, according to the National Association of Realtors®.
The Pending Home Sales Index,* a forward-looking indicator based on contract signings, inched up 0.1 percent to 110.0 in October from a slight downward revision of 109.9 in September. With last month's small increase, the index is now 1.8 percent higher than last October (108.1).
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ORLANDO, Fla. (November 5, 2016) — Home sharing is increasingly becoming popular amongst travelers and homeowners alike, and Realtors® need to be aware of the opportunities and intricacies when helping their clients purchase property that's intended for short-term rentals. That's according to a panel discussion here yesterday at the 2016 REALTORS® Conference & Expo.
The timely conversation on short-term rentals and private property rights comes at a time of much debate on the appropriate amount of regulation for home sharing... Read More
Many communities have adopted some form of rental housing regulation, and many more are rushing to implement ordinances in response to the boom in short-term rental markets. Understanding the implications of these regulations will help you to help your clients.
Rental Housing Restriction White Paper
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This infographic was created using data from the 2016 Investment and Vacation Home Buyers Survey.
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Non-members can buy the survey report in... Read More
This infographic takes a look at investment and vacation home buying in the past year.
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WASHINGTON (April 6, 2016) — Vacation home sales cooled off in 2015 but remained at the second highest amount in nearly a decade, while investment purchases increased for the first time in five years, according to an annual survey of residential homebuyers released today by the National Association of Realtors®. Mirroring the strong price growth seen throughout the U.S., the median sales price of both vacation and investment homes surged in 2015.
NAR's 2016 Investment and Vacation Home Buyers Survey1, covering existing- and new-... Read More