On Monday November 29, 2010 , Louis Cammarosano, General Manager of HomeGain, was a guest on the Real Estate Radio show on The Big Talker 1580 AM, hosted by Ryan Sloper.
Listen to highlights of the show!
Ryan and Louis discuss home prices, home affordability, the desirability of home ownership and whether a home is an asset and whether home purchasers are “investors” or merely “home owners” (3:18)
Louis and Ryan discuss whether it’s a good time to buy a home, whether the U.S. economy should be driven by the housing market, whether the increase in consumer spending bodes well for the housing market and whether a home is a consumer item (3:00)
Ryan and Louis discuss foreclosuregate and its potential impact on the housing market, what government does to influence the housing market, the value of a good real estate agent who won’t necessarily tell you “now is the best time to buy a home” (6:06)
Louis and Ryan discuss why interest rates in the U.S. are heading higher, why QE2 is “kicking the can down the road” and why spending cuts may not be inevitable (2:06)
Louis and Ryan discuss the future of the mortgage interest rate deduction as a deficit reduction solution and the potential impact of rising property taxes and debate whether taxes need to be raised (5:23)
Ryan and Louis discuss QE2, the high levels of U.S. Debt, the direction of interest rates, the value of the U.S. dollar, the impact of the job market and income levels on home prices and other factors impacting home prices and the negative impact that foreclosures may have had on the psychology of younger potential home buyers (7:56)
Ryan and Louis discuss the relationship of income levels to home prices and why all real estate markets are local (0:44)
Louis discusses the impact of foreclosures, foreclosure gate and shadow inventory on the banks, the economy and the real estate market (2:27)
Louis discusses the tools that are available on HomeGain.com to home buyers and sellers looking for real estate information (4:35)
Ryan and Louis wrap up the show (0:47)
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About Ryan Sloper
As a highly motivated mortgage consultant, with more than nine years of mortgage lending experience, Ryan Sloper has acquired a solid understanding of the local and national real estate markets. Ryan has been investing in residential and commercial real estate for the last 5 years, where he has first hand knowledge of what it takes to be a successful real estate investor. Ryan also hosts a weekly radio show, Real Estate Radio, which airs every Monday on 1580 AM in the Washington, DC Metro Area. Real Estate Radio also streams live nationally @ http://whfs.cbslocal.com/shows/real-estate-radio-with-ryan-sloper/