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Hemet - San Jacinto Valley, California REO Broker's tips, opinions and real estate related information for buyers, sellers, investors and Realtors in the Hemet, CA area. Mission Grove Realty - Hemet, San Jacinto and Riverside County Bank owned homes.
Are you using the Trademark "Realtor" as part of your web marketing? This may be the one post you dont want to miss. Most of us understand the power of a domain name in order to drive traffic but, did you know that is could also drive a potential lawsuit? The days of "parking" domain names with a...
 Hemet is soon to have one of the first of over 100 new "Fresh & Easy" food stores slated to open throughout the South West. Opening soon at the South West Corner of Florida Ave. and Lyon, U.K. based Tesco Foods has high hopes for this location and over 100 others scattered across the State of Ca...
State of CaliforniaMarket ReportCurrentPeriodLastPeriodPriorYearMonth ChangeYear ChangeExisting Home Sales$350,980$364,280$453,980-3.7%-22.7%Median Home Price$586,030$594,280$567,860-1.4%3.2%Unsold Inventory10.7 mo.10.4 mo.7.3 mo.5.9%46.6%Mortgage Rates 30y 6.70%6.66%6.76%0.04%-0.06%Median Days o...
Riverside County closings are at an all time low of 30% on average.What does this mean to clients who have their home "sold" and in escrow.  Only 3 out of 10 property sales in Riverside County, California  are making it to close. I would imaging that Riverside County is not the only place in the ...
So, you have made a listing appointment. A listing that you want to take. Assuming that you already have a great listing presentation. You are confident and well prepared.  When do you review your presentation with the seller? When attending listing presentations with other agents, I have found t...
We all know that the past 5 years, the number of people attempting the practice of real estate has more than doubled.  It is estimated that, by years end, nearly 50% of those practicing real estate will leave the business in pursuit of...something else.  Although it is sad to see some of them go,...
MERRY CHRISTMAS TO ALL !I would like to be be the first to wish you all a Happy Holidayand start the controversy rolling. Last years Bahh Humbug over why "Merry Christmas" should or should not be used in today's society was a real bummer so, since Wal-Mart can get away with stocking Christmas ite...
Can a few minutes of your time and less than $50.00 be all you need to protect your home? You don't have to rush out and buy a home security system to protect your home and your valuables. Not unless you have a Million dollar art collection. If you do, there is no need to read on. For the rest of...
There are many "flat fee" real estate start ups  revolving around "partial service" and "do it yourself" listing platforms....There are also thousands of homes available in almost any market area. Could choosing Redfin, or one of many others desperate for your business be the right choice when co...
Redfin and other "Hybrid" real estate service provider's "less is  more" business models can help sellers realize higher gains on the sale of their property.     Some agencies, when seeing an offer presented by web based information companies like Redfin will cringe. Having an informational, reba...

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Hemet - San Jacinto Valley, California REO Broker's tips, opinions and bank owned real estate related information for buyers, sellers, investors and Realtors in the Hemet, CA area.