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Jan 18

10 Reasons to Sell Your Luxury Home at a Real Estate Auction

By Ken Jones | 10 Reasons to Sell Your Luxury Home at a Real Estate Auction

Luxury Home

Thinking of selling your luxury home?There are at least 10 reasons to sell your luxury home at a real estate auction.And, NO!Real estate auctions are NOT just for distressed properties.Having sold luxury homes at auction, I can tell you from my personal experience, that selling these high-end homes at a real estate auction has proven […]

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Dec 21

Consumer Credit Reports for Residential Rentals

By Ken Jones | Consumer Credit Reports for Residential Rentals

Consumer Credit Reports for Residential Rentals

I’ve always thought (and still think) that requests for consumer credit reports for residential rentals is an abuse of the Fair Credit Reporting Act (FCRA).​Why do I hold an opinion that seems to be contrary to common practice?First, I’m no stranger to holding opinions that contradict popular positions. So, this one shouldn’t really surprise anyone […]

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Oct 21

Do You Remember The Strangeloves?

By Ken Jones | The Strangeloves

The Strangeloves

Do you remember The Strangeloves?​You know, the 1960’s rock band that had major hit songs like, “I Want Candy,” “Cara-Lin,” “Night Time” and others?Well, I ​remember them well.Why?​​Because I was a member of that band (that’s me in the middle next to the tree).​The Strangeloves was a band allegedly made up of 3 brothers from […]

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Oct 01

Arrowhead Lakes – Glendale, Arizona

By Ken Jones | Video

Arrowhead Lakes – Glendale, Arizona is an unique luxury home community located just north of Loop 101 and about 5 minutes west of I-17.Whether it’s a mountainside perch, a waterfront home with a dock for your pontoon boat, or just nestled on a quiet lane, Arrowhead Lakes in Glendale, Arizona likely has what you’re looking […]

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Sep 27

Don’t Become a Zestimate Victim | KJRES-010

By Ken Jones | Podcast

Don't Become a Zestimate Victim

Don’t Become a Zestimate Victim deals with the issues that, in my opinion, pose dangers to sellers and buyers who unwittingly rely on those so-called home value estimates posted by online real estate advertising websites, such as – BUT NOT LIMITED TO – Zillow.com and Trulia.com.I start this episode by generally explaining the concept of […]

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Sep 20

KJRES-009 An Introduction to Flipping

By Ken Jones | Podcast

flipping

An Introduction to Flipping is the first of several episodes that I’m going to do to provide insight into the subject of the business of flipping real estate. (Yes. It’s a business – it’s NOT investing.) Ever since I started The Ken Jones Real Estate Advisor website and The Ken Jones Real Estate Show I’ve […]

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Aug 28

Financing Your Investment Real Estate

By Ken Jones | Podcast

Money

Financing your investment real estate covers the essentials of understanding how to obtain the right type of financing for you and your investment property.In this episode, I discuss the various traditional & non-traditional lending sources, their typical lending requirements, and the differences between a commercial real estate loan and a residential home loan.LINKS:​Veterans Administration​Federal Housing […]

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Jul 20

KJRES-002: The Dual Agency Dilemma

By Ken Jones | Podcast

The Dual-Agency Dilemma

Summary:​In this show, Ken explains the legal and financial risks associated with dual agency and how to minimize or totally avoid those risks.Ken also identifies all of the different types of real estate agency relationships that either a buyer or seller may have with a real estate agent. He also explains each type of agency […]

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