Real Estate Investor Newsletter: Wednesday, December 2, 2015

Southern California Real Estate Investor Newsletter
REI News ♦ Q &A ♦ Tools ♦ Special Events ♦  REI Club Meetings ♦ About Us ♦
This Week in News
  • The Top 10 Real Estate Markets to Watch in 2016 – [Read Now]
    • Chief economist, Jonathan SmokeSmoke, and his team took past trends and seasonal variations of housing and economic data for the 100 largest markets in the country and used a statistical model that predicts future values for home sales and prices. Then they identified the markets whose forecasted growth was equal to or better than the U.S. average. The resulting top 10 list is of the real estate markets that look the most bullish for the coming year. Get ready for a few surprises! []
  • San Fernando Valley housing market eases into slow season – Los Angeles Daily News [Read Now]
    • The reports from a university research center and a trade association both showed sales and prices making single-digit percentage gains from a year earlier while scant inventory continued to restrain buying activity. []
  • U.S. housing market continues to stabilize – Scotsman Guide [Read Now]
    • The U.S. housing market continues to stabilize but the majority of markets have not yet returned to normal when factors like employment, housing sales and on-time mortgage payments are considered together, according to Freddie Mac’s latest Multi-Indicator Market Index (MiMi). []
Ask Cornerstone
  • Why do house flippers pay much higher rates to private money lenders when banks only charge 4-5%? 

Have a question for our lending, real estate, or rehab construction experts? Send us your questions or visit the “Ask Cornerstone” Blog for the answers to these and other questions.

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Seminars and Special Events
Bankruptcy Court Secrets Presented by Los Angeles South Real Estate Investors Association

  • When: Monday, December 14, 2015
  • Where: Doubletree Hotel Torrance, 21333 Hawthorne Blvd. Torrance, California, 90503
  • Keynote Speaker: Manny Singh, JD Bankruptcy Court Secrets – Loopholes to Property for Cents on the Dollar
  • Cost: Members: $0,  Non-members: $30 Save $5.00 with coupon code: “Dec2015early”  Registration link

Purchasing Properties from the U.S. Bankruptcy Court. You will discover vast opportunities in real estate acquisitions through understanding the inefficiencies in the Bankruptcy Court system. Our speaker, Manny Singh, will present some of the things you are probably not aware of around this exceptional high-valued practice…

      • Discover an untapped market never seen before
      • Understand the secrets and loopholes in the court processes
      • Learn to easily profit from the inefficiencies in the court system
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      • Buy properties for as little as 3% of current market value


Southern California Real Estate Investment Club Meetings
Please verify the date/time before attending. Check for reservation, membership, and fee requirements. Links are provided on the group names below. Please contact us with any additions or corrections. Upcoming meetings Dec 2 – Dec 13, 2015 [view full month's listings – click here]
Los Angeles County
Best Los Angeles Real Estate Club Thu, Dec 03 6:30 PM Glendale Jingle and Mingle Holiday Networking Party
LA South Real Estate Investors Association (REIA) – Multi-Family Subgroup Mon, Dec 07 6:45 PM Torrance Note Buyers Subgroup
FIBI Commercial Real Estate Los Angeles Thu, Dec 10 6:30 PM Long Beach 2015 FIBI All-Chapter Holiday Networking Event
FIBI South Bay Real Estate Investment Club Manhattan Beach Thu, Dec 10 6:30 PM Long Beach 2015 FIBI All-Chapter Holiday Networking Event
Long Beach – Real Estate Investment Club –  For Investors By Investors (FIBI) Thu, Dec 10 6:30 PM Long Beach 2015 FIBI All-Chapter Holiday Networking Event
OC Investment Club – For Investors By Investors (FIBI) Thu, Dec 10 6:30 PM Long Beach 2015 FIBI All-Chapter Holiday Networking Event
Orange County
Orange Coast Exchangors  Fri, Dec 04 9:00 AM SJ Capistrano Monthly Meeting
Fortune Weavers Mon, Dec 07 7:00 PM Fountain Valley Laying the Foundation for Successful House Flipping
Realty Investment Association of California (RIAOC) Tue, Dec 08 7:30 AM Anaheim Speaker: Samantha Jackson, “The Importance of Building Your Financial House”
Land & Investment Property Group Thu, Dec 10 6:00 PM Newport Beach CREW OC Members' Holiday Party
Orange County Real Estate Investors Association (OCREIA) Thu, Dec 10 6:30 PM Costa Mesa Speaker – Sensei Gilliland
San Diego County
San Diego Investment Club-FIBI Thu, Dec 03 6:00 PM Del Mar Holiday Networking Party at the San Diego Investment Club
North San Diego Real Estate Investors (NSDREI) Sun, Dec 06 3:30 PM Oceanside 11th Annual Members' Holiday Party
San Diego Creative Investors Association (SDCIA) Tue, Dec 08 6:00 PM San Diego Monthy Meeting
Inland Empire
Coachella ValleyReal Estate Investors Association (CVREIA) Tue, Dec 08 6:30 PM TBD CVREIA Holiday Party Time!!!
North San Diego County Association of Realtors (NSDCAR) Fri, Dec 11 9:00 AM Webinar What's working and what isn't in today's real estate industry?
About Cornerstone
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