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Read pretty good article in the Press Democrat about Sonoma County’s housing market; Some good “artillery” to provide your Buyers: 4,637 single-family homes were purchased, a 7% jump over 2010. Sales jumped 39% for homes priced less than $300K . 2011’s fourth quarter ended relatively strong w...
It’s not just me preaching to potential Homebuyers and other Agents that it IS the TIME TO BUY right now, everyone is talking about it. Check out these factual statistics of mortgage rates – come on, don’t miss out on them. And if you don’t qualify for conventional loans, I can help you with tha...
Take a deep breath and just look at the prices on the housing market. Now is the perfect time to buy and become a home Owner instead of a Renter. Take a look at these 5 sweet reasons being a homeowner is great!
As a Real Estate Agent who represents Investors “flipping” homes, my eye caught on this article with good tips on simple, cost-effective ways to upgrade a key aspect of the home - helpful if you want to resell the home or just increase your own home value!
When approaching an interested buyer for a home I wonder what background information or research they’ve done. Do they know much about the area? Have they stored up a sizable nest egg for after their purchase? All these questions are the types of questions home buyers should ask themselves. Here ...
There has been much talk of the market hitting bottom and home values sinking to an all time low, I’ve been on the hunt to prove that the market is improving. I found this article that offers facts on why the market is scooping upward and the tell tale signs that things will continue to get bette...
Many dubbed 2011 as the "tough times". However, things are starting to look up and we're going to pull through for a better 2012! Here is someone who used his endurance and challenged himself with numberous inredible feats -- to help others and to prove to himself it's not "too late". If this ma...
The Real Estate Market is growing every day. My own real estate traffic just gets busier and busier. Many families are moving from their old homes to brand new remodeled ones. This opens a hole bag of issues such as moving when you have pets! I thought these tips on how to better handle moving in...
Today while updating myself on the market, I stumbled across this 3 min video that explores if the market has, in fact, hit rock bottom. This video explains that it’s not all doom & gloom and also provides 5 interesting homebuying tips. Toward the end of the video it mentions an upcoming refinanc...
Hi All! In several weeks I’ll have a new Flipper Chick listing. I’m mentioning it now, before the house is ready, as I’ve had many requests to do so: This one is a cute 1920 vintage bungalow of 871 sq. ft. on a large lot w/big detached garage. It’s 2 bedroom 1 bathroom and everything will be new...