Luxury homes, a property niche that was hit hard by the recession, is back in popularity with buyers. Following the recent recession, interest in large and expensive homes dropped dramatically as homebuyers showed preferences for smaller, more affordable homes. But ...Read More »
Time Share Response: As my readers know, I get a lot of questions from time-share owners, who – for whatever reason – want out. I recently received an interesting response from Douglass Wheeler, an attorney in Seattle who makes some ...Read More »
DEAR MR. BERKO: I want to invest $51,000 in high-yield preferred stocks (I can afford some risks) and need to get as close to 11 percent as possible. A friend of mine recently invested $38,000 in preferred stocks and recommended ...
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DEAR MR. BERKO: I have $11,000 to invest for my individual retirement account and have been looking at American Airlines Group Inc., which is the new company formed when US Airways Group merged with American Airlines. I’ve sent you my ...Read More »
Your next new home may be firmly plugged into electronic advancements. This year’s Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas has surprised many within the real estate industry for the quantity of innovations that are based around the home, it was ...
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DEAR MR. BERKO: In early 2012, you recommended Flagstar Bank at 80 cents a share, and I bought 3,000 shares for $2,400 as a speculation. Flagstar had a 1-for-10 reverse split, and I now have 300 shares that trade at ...Read More »