Tattooed Tenants Being Turned Away in San Antonio

Can you turn a tenant away because of what’s on his skin?

RatHere’s a hot button issue rising up in San Antonio.

 

Landlords are refusing to rent to  some [tag-tec]tenants[/tag-tec] with tattoos.   

 

And it looks like they are getting away with it.

 

So I guess what the argument here is  can you turn [tag-self]tenants[/tag-self] down because of what’s on their skin?

 

What do you think?

 

Would you turn them down?  Or do you think it’s discrimination?

 

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Some SA Apartments Banning Tatoos

 

 

The Story of Another Distressed Owner

This [tag-tec]distressed owner[/tag-tec]  is a divorced mother of two and will be facing a possible  [tag-ice]ARM[/tag-ice] increase of $1,986 in November. 

 

She got into trouble by trying to save the $496,000 interest only  mortgage during the divorce and she knew at the time what would happen once the [tag-self]ARM[/tag-self] ballooned.

 

MOney and Time

This lady will have plenty of company.  Around 2 million ARMs will be resetting within the next few months.

 

The dilemma of distressed owners  spells  tremendous opportunities for real estate investors. But it is important to be able to get inside the  minds of distressed owners  to understand what they are going through.

 

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Adjustable-rate mortgages: now it hurts 

 

The Deals are Out There for Anyone Interested in Creative Real Estate Financing

We all want the deals and I think too often we get discouraged thinking the deals aren’t out there, or we mistakenly think the pros will get to the good stuff first.

Urban Legend. Not true. There are tremendous real estate investing opportunities available. We only have to know where to look.

Beach BallBrandon Iser of the  House Flipping Blog has some excellent tips for finding great properties for [tag-tec]creative real estate financing[/tag-tec].

 

We all want the deals   and I  think too often we get discouraged thinking the deals  aren’t out there, or  we mistakenly think the pros will get to the good stuff  first.

 

Urban Legend.  Not true.  There are tremendous real estate investing opportunities available.  We only  have to know where to look.

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Warning: This is a Common Sense Real Estate Investing Zone

A while back I wrote about Nashville not being symmetrical.

I got some criticism for that.

ParrotA while back I wrote about Nashville not being symmetrical.

 

I got some criticism for that. 

 

It’s okay.  I was a little ruffled, but none worse for the wear.

 

But my premise was based on some very less- than- tasteful expensive housing going up in my old neighborhood. 

 

Well, that was before we had frozen money.

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