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The Next Crisis for Puerto Rico: A Crush of Foreclosures

The Next Crisis for Puerto Rico: A Crush of Foreclosures By MATTHEW GOLDSTEINDEC. 16, 2017 Moisés Martinez, with help from his grandson, cleaning out his home in San Juan, P.R., in October after Hurricane Maria destroyed it. A federal moratorium … Continue reading

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Weak Building Code Enforcement Exacerbates Destruction in Puerto Rico

  https://www.wsj.com/articles/weak-building-code-enforcement-exacerbates-destruction-in-puerto-rico-1512475200 Weak Building Code Enforcement Exacerbates Destruction in Puerto Rico Far fewer homes on the island might have been damaged during Hurricane Maria if all of them had been built to code Pedro Deschamps helps workers hired by FEMA … Continue reading

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Puerto Rico Woos Home Buyers – WSJ 11-19-15

Incentives change behavior, whether for good or bad. https://www.wsj.com/articles/puerto-rico-woos-home-buyers-1447947744 Puerto Rico Woos Home Buyers Financial incentives are luring home buyers to Puerto Rico, where some jumbo loans have lower down-payment requirements than those in the states. Illustration: Chris Gash By … Continue reading

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Realtors, Real Estate Agents in Puerto Rico who don’t call back or email back

If you are have hired or are thinking of hiring a realtor to sell your home, you are paying them a commission to help you sell your home.  If that realtor is not responding to potential buyers, then why should … Continue reading

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Puerto Rico’s housing market sluggish – leading economic indicators, statistics on turnaround

http://www.globalpropertyguide.com/Caribbean/Puerto-Rico/Price-History Puerto Rico’s housing market sluggish Puerto Rico has suffered an enormous economic crisis in the past five years.  There’s been high unemployment, massive emigration, and a near-catastrophic national debt crisis and credit rating downgrades The crisis has brought many … Continue reading

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Puerto Rico home, housing, apartments, condominiums search websites – for sale or rent

Know other good ones? Let us know in the comments below. You should avoid the listings that fail to list a price because they are not serious enough about selling. They will waste your time. The serious sellers list a … Continue reading

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Websites for finding, buying undeveloped land in Puerto Rico, farm, farms, farming, farmland, agriculture, crop, crops, estate

http://www.clasificadosonline.com/RealEstate.asp This is the PR version of Craigslist. Almost everyone in PR uses ClasificadosOnline instead of Craigslist. Select property type as FINCA. You can also list a price range and area of the island to narrow the search. Unfortunately, they … Continue reading

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