Thursday, May 31st, 2007
Home Ownership in Today’s Market
Date: Thursday, May 31st, 2007
Time: 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM Eastern Time
Are you thinking about buying a house or condo but need some help understanding real estate terminology and the different types of loans available? Are you already a homeowner but are having difficulty making your mortgage payments and wondering what your options are? Are you considering buying rental property but wonder if it’s a good investment in today’s housing market?
Listen to hear three experts talk about owning real estate in today’s housing market.
Audio and Transcripts
About the speakers
Mary Hendrickson, is a Cash Flow Specialist at First Horizon Home Loans in Kirkland, Washington. She has 27 years of intensive study and practice in the real estate field and teaches many financial education classes. Ms. Hendrickson has been recognized in Who’s Who Worldwide Registry of Global Business Leaders. She received a Masters Award from The Duncan Group for Outstanding Mortgage Loan Officer. She can be heard on Positive Talk Radio and seen on Prime Time.
Pam Krueger is Executive Producer and Co-Anchor of all NETworth TV productions, including the one-hour “NETworth” special that was broadcast on more than 70 PBS stations, teaching viewers how to use online tools to manage their finances. Ms. Krueger also produced the “Investing Pays Off” broadcast series for young teens, which earned a CINE Award and was nominated for an Emmy in 2004. With nine years as a stockbroker under her belt, plus ten years as a Financial Reporter on San Francisco’s KGO-TV, TechTV and PTV, Ms. Krueger is a veteran business and personal finance journalist.
Nate Wenner, Certified Public Accountant, Personal Financial Specialist, CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™, and Certified Investment Management Analyst, is a financial planner and investment consultant for Wipfli Hewins Investment Advisors, the fee-only money management division of Wipfli LLP. Mr. Wenner’s personal financial planning services include retirement income planning, financial independence planning, asset allocation, investment advisory services, estate and tax planning, insurance planning, and more. He has over 14 years of financial services experience. Mr. Wenner also serves as part-time adjunct instructor for Minnesota State University-Mankato, teaching financial planning in the university’s Financial Planning Certificate Program. Mr. Wenner and his ideas have been featured or quoted in publications such as the Journal of Financial Planning, USA Today, and Minneapolis Star Tribune. He is a spokesperson for the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants’ www.360financialliteracy.org which offers free interactive tools, calculators, and articles addressing every aspect of money management and financial planning.