Foreword; Introduction; Mortgage Overview & Investment Preview; Focus On Foreclosures; Investing at Each Stage of a Foreclosure; Finding Foreclosures; Public Records & Legal Notices; Paying For Property Listings; Government Listings; Other Sources For Foreclosure Listings; Making Contact; Make it Easy For Them to Find You; Before You Spend Your Time On A Property; How To Evaluate Houses; Calling in the Experts; Crunching the Numbers; Buying Pre-Foreclosures; Buying At Auctions/ Trustee's Sales; Buying REOs; Negotiating With Homeowners; Working with Banks; What About the Redemption Period?; What About Junior / Second Liens?; Finding the Money; Looking at Repairs; Renting Versus Selling; Selling Properties; Renting Properties; Getting Started; How to Make More Money; Glossary; Index.
Frankie Orlando is a freelance writer living in Fairfax, Virginia. She lives there with her husband, two daughter s and three cats. Frankie has watched real estate prices double in the ten years that she has lived in the Northern Virginia area. Frankie and her family enjoy visiting the museums in Washington, D.C., and study Tae Kwon Do together (currently at the green belt level). In her free time, Frankie tries catching up with her photo albums.