Mike Salkin LogoBerkshire Real Estate Logo

Real Estate Foreclosures Omaha

real estate foreclosures Omaha

Investing in real estate foreclosures has become very popular. It wasn't that long ago when the banks couldn't give them away and now there seems to be a feeding frenzy to buy these houses. Demand for real estate foreclosures in Omaha has skyrocketed as housing prices stabilized and began climbing. Most of the activity is in "flips" where the buyer buys low, fixes it up and sells high.  At this point in the cycle the bargains have already been made.  Banks as no longer dumping their real estate foreclosures, there  is no need to, investors are paying premiums to buy them.

Being successful at flipping houses requires that they be purchased at enough of a discount to allow the investor to make the repairs and sell the house for enough of a margin to earn a return on money and time invested. The real estate market is no different than any other market, when too many people are pursuing the same strategy, that strategy stops working. Real estate foreclosures are not something that inexperienced flippers should be buying without the guidence of a professional. With the current high price of real estate foreclosures in Omaha many flippers will become involuntary landlords as they choose between taking a loss or converting the flip into a rental. Buying foreclosures for the purpose of renting them out may be a better long term strategy. For more information on buying foreclosed or any other real estate visit our buyers section at the buyers link above.


Check out the links to the left for detailed information about our real estate services.
Discount commissions for sellers.
 Cash rebates for buyers.