NEWS

The Buyline June

Thoughts from the Desk of Bob Repass... The past year and a half has been challenging not only for our country but the entire world. Like nearly every other industry, the pandemic has impacted many aspects of the real estate, housing and note industries. NoteExpo 2021...

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The Buyline, May 2021

Thoughts from the Desk ofBob Repass... All real estate and note investors will ultimately come to a point where they need additional capital. The process of recapitalizing your portfolio typically brings two strategies to mind. You can sell your assets, i.e. a...

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The Buyline, April 2021

Thoughts from the Desk ofBob Repass... Last month we hit the one-year mark of when our country, and for all things considered, the world went on lockdown due to the Covid-19 pandemic. This past year brought many changes in the world and in so many people’s lives....

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The Buyline, March 2021

Thoughts from the Desk of Bob Repass... I guess it all started back in the early 2000’s when, although our family has been Dallas Cowboys season ticket holders since 1999, my daughter, Kristin, has never liked the Cowboys and declared she was a Tom Brady “fan.” So...

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The Buyline, February 2021

Thoughts from the Desk of Bob Repass... At times, it is inevitable that certain words or phrases get tossed around over and over so that we tend to forget what the message behind using them was in the first place. It seems like over the past couple of years the word...

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The Buyline, January 2021

Thoughts from the Desk of Bob Repass... Happy New Year! Yes, believe it or not 2021 is FINALLY here! Here at Colonial and NoteSchool we are excited about the market opportunities we see ahead of us this coming year. We have positioned ourselves to be ready to move...

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The Buyline, December 2020

Thoughts from the Desk of Bob Repass... The pandemic has not only reshaped our daily lives, but it also created an unprecedented shape to the stock, housing, and real estate markets as well as the note industry. Lost in all that has been Covid-19, I bet you forgot...

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The Buyline, November 2020

Thoughts from the Desk of Bob Repass... I opened up NoteExpo 2020 last week with a NOTE Talk (think TED Talk at a note conference) that I called, Pivot: The Word of the Year for Surviving 2020. Around this time of year, we hear lots of “of the year” awards. There’s...

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The Buyline, October 2020

Thoughts from the Desk of Bob Repass... If you are like me, you are tired of hearing (and using) the phrase “uncertain times.” 2020 has been anything but certain. It has caused us to stay focused on what drives revenue and adapt, as well as adopt new strategies. Since...

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The Buyline, September 2020

Thoughts from the Desk of Bob Repass... I started in the seller finance discounted note business in 1990. I left my job as a bank manager and joined Metropolitan Mortgage & Securities who at the time were the largest institutional investor of privately held...

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