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By Fred Williams Jr.
(Mid Valley Financial Services)
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Hello, I wanted to take short time to let you know that 100% financing is still out there and I am still learning about it. 9 Years in the industry and I never had to worry about these other programs because we have 100% Conventional products to fall back on. Well folks, those days are well gone,...
DVW's services prevent dryer fires, keep dryers functioning properly and provide energy savings through dryer and dryer vent maintenance, cleaning, repair, replacement and alterations.     Fresno, CA - Jon Perry,  former owner of The Bike Doctor, a Fresno bicycle shop, traded his wrenches and gre...
The US Fire Administration lists clothing dryer fires as the cause of approximately 15,600 fires annually, causing structural damage, injuries, and about 15 deaths per year. The USFA identifies "failure to clean" as the number one factor contributing to clothes dryer fires. Users should clean lin...
Without proper maintenance, the dryer vent is a potential fire hazard for homeowners, though most are unaware the problem even exists. The result is venting systems that clog over time, with each load of laundry creating more of a hazard.   "It's hard for people to think of their clothes dryer as...

By Carole Jacoby, Residential and Relocation Specialist in Fresno
(Carole Jacoby & Co. Real Estate)
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The first and most important step in purchasing a home is securing financing. This is especially true today, in the light of tightening credit standards and risk-based pricing. Before you begin your search on the internet for your dream home, it would be wiser for you to speak with a qualified le...

By Carole Jacoby, Residential and Relocation Specialist in Fresno
(Carole Jacoby & Co. Real Estate)
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It is a very confusing time for John Q. Public. Half the economic forecasts say there will be a recession or inflation, while another segment is predicting that we will see neither but the economy will recover slowly. Half of the personal financial advisors are advising buyers to take advantage o...

By Carole Jacoby, Residential and Relocation Specialist in Fresno
(Carole Jacoby & Co. Real Estate)
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Let me start by saying fixing is like the old adage "beauty is in the eye of the beholder". Some buyers will not consider buying a home that requires minimal work such as paint and carpeting, while others are willing to take everything down to the bare walls and, in essence, start over to make th...

By Sheron Cardin, ARTIST - A Home Stager/Sellers Best Friend!
(California Moods Inc)
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This is by far one of the best solutions to a flat screen TV to come down the pike ever! Click here to watch the screen in action. To make one of your own (not automatic) create a shadow box with a print or fabric on the front...and for home stagers; be sure there is a safe place to store the fau...

By Carole Jacoby, Residential and Relocation Specialist in Fresno
(Carole Jacoby & Co. Real Estate)
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Who is IndyMac and what does that mean to you? IndyMac Bank was the largest lender to Alt-A borrowers. The mortgage giant has in effect gone out of business. The Bank will still be operating but under Federal supervision and will no longer be issuing mortgage loans. Unfortunately, this means a ti...

By Carole Jacoby, Residential and Relocation Specialist in Fresno
(Carole Jacoby & Co. Real Estate)
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Have You Been Waiting For The Bottom of The Market? Your wait may soon be over. Data Quick Information Systems (which monitors real estate activity nationwide) reports sales are up not only in California but throughout the country. The figures that are being published indicate that the bottom of ...

By Carole Jacoby, Residential and Relocation Specialist in Fresno
(Carole Jacoby & Co. Real Estate)
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Fresno State Bulldogs won the NCAA baseball Championship on June 25th and I couldn't be prouder, if they were all my own sons! I am sure I am joined by many in that sentiment, as was proven in the turnout the team received when they came home. Over 6500 waited at Biden Field to cheer the team whi...

By Carole Jacoby, Residential and Relocation Specialist in Fresno
(Carole Jacoby & Co. Real Estate)
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Relocating? Come home to Fresno Fresno is located in the center of Central California in the lush surroundings of the San Joaquin Valley and is rich with agricultural traditions. Fresno is the midpoint between San Francisco Bay and Los Angeles. Fresno is the educational, commercial and financial ...

By Carole Jacoby, Residential and Relocation Specialist in Fresno
(Carole Jacoby & Co. Real Estate)
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Recently, I was interviewed by Fresno's news station KMPH (Fox 26) in regards to a piece they were doing on the slow housing market and first time buyers. I would like to emphasis that investing in real estate during a slow market is a smart move for everyone. Remember the old saying: "buy when e...

By Bill Exeter, 1031 Tax-Deferred Exchange Expert
(Exeter 1031 Exchange Services, LLC)
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1031 Exchange and TIC Investment Property Seminar in Fresno, California We are rolling out a 1031 exchange and TIC investment property seminar on Friday, June 13, 2008 in Fresno, California from 11:30 AM to 2:00 PM.  Speaker You can learn the basics of 1031 exchanges from Steve Monk, vice preside...

By Ed Bailey, MS, GRI, SRES, MS,GRI, RE Teacher
(Ed Bailey Realty, Oakhurst CA)
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Vision Academy of the Arts is sponsoring Ballroom Dances on the fourth Sunday of each month.  Monthly dances, with live music, are held at the Oakhurst Community Center from 2:00 PM until 5:00 PM.  The first half hour features Ballroom dance instruction in one of a variety of American and Latin s...

By Bill Exeter, 1031 Tax-Deferred Exchange Expert
(Exeter 1031 Exchange Services, LLC)
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1031 Exchange Workshop - NOT Just Another 1031 Exchange Seminar See all of our 1031 exchange seminar programs. Intermediate Level 1031 Exchange Seminar This is an intermediate level workshop on forward, reverse and improvement (build-to-suit or construction) 1031 exchange transactions pursuant to...

By Carole Jacoby, Residential and Relocation Specialist in Fresno
(Carole Jacoby & Co. Real Estate)
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Staging a home is a key element in the sale of your house.  However, getting an Oscar-worthy performance out of your house doesn't take a star's budget.  There are simple things you can do to create appeal without going into your savings to get it done. 1. Roll out the red carpet.  Curb appeal is...

By Carole Jacoby, Residential and Relocation Specialist in Fresno
(Carole Jacoby & Co. Real Estate)
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Welcome to gorgeous Fresno County!  There is so much greatness here, where do I begin?  Fresno has that beautiful sunny California weather everyone raves about over 300 days a year!  This allows for some magnificent outdoor activities.  However, if you want the white stuff, Fresno County includes...

By Lisa Lambert, Esq. 1031 Exchange Expert
(The Law Offices of Elisabeth A. Lambert)
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IRC section 1031 exchanges are used by owners of appreciated investment property to defer the capital gain tax (both state (if applicable) and federal 15% and depreciation recapture) by purchasing another investment property within 180 days. Previous blog posts go into all of the details and rule...

By Lisa Lambert, Esq. 1031 Exchange Expert
(The Law Offices of Elisabeth A. Lambert)
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What a great event that the Fresno County EDC, Phil Souza and Bobby Fena organized last night. There were over 700 attendee.The seven 7 panelists discussed the Fresno's various commercial markets (retail, industrial, office, agricultural and apartments) looking back at 2007 as well as looking for...

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