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By Stephanie Greenberg, Fresno Homes For Sale
(Lion Real Estate)
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YAY!  Just got a first time VA home buyer approved in Fresno CA   We love working with first time home buyers and especially verterans.  We received a floor call a few weeks ago from a lovely young couple who were looking to buy a home in Fresno CA.  They had VA financing and only up to $120,000....

By Stephanie Greenberg, Fresno Homes For Sale
(Lion Real Estate)
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Ashlan Village - Gated Community in North West Fresno We have a great little gated community conviently located near Highway 99, shopping and Central East High School.  Community consists of less than 80 homes on streets named, Naomi, Javier, Brianna, Derek, Corey and Kylie.    Homes range from 1...

By Stephanie Greenberg, Fresno Homes For Sale
(Lion Real Estate)
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  Short Sale 101 - Can my current Fresno Realtor® handle my short sale?   This is a question that really needs to be researched. Short sales are specifically designed to be handled by experienced short sale specialists who have many short sales completed under their belt and the proof to back it ...

By Stephanie Greenberg, Fresno Homes For Sale
(Lion Real Estate)
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  How do I qualify for a Fresno short sale?   While lenders have become more lenient in recent times, there are typically three qualifications required for a short sale.   1.     Financial Insolvency (no other major assets),   2.     The proceeds from the sale of the property, after all closing c...

By Stephanie Greenberg, Fresno Homes For Sale
(Lion Real Estate)
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  What is a short sale?   A short sale happens when a lender is willing to accept a lower pay off on a loan than what is currently owed.  In a short sale, the borrower will owe more on the property than the home is worth at its current state, however, a short sale happens only when a homeowner qu...

By Stephanie Greenberg, Fresno Homes For Sale
(Lion Real Estate)
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Fresno Short Sale Specialist     What is a real estate short sale in Fresno?   A quick sale in real estate, also commonly called a short sale, happens when a lender is willing to accept a lower pay off on a loan than what is currently owed due to the borrowers inability to continue making payment...

By Stephanie Greenberg, Fresno Homes For Sale
(Lion Real Estate)
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We have less than 900 homes to sell today in Fresno CA   Here are the latest FRESNO MLS numbers. Wow we only have 881 active single family homes in Fresno and Clovis! To top it off we sold 572 of them in the past 30 days! You can see the break down below that number...it shows how many are Short ...

By Stephanie Greenberg, Fresno Homes For Sale
(Lion Real Estate)
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Fresno CA FHA Short Sale Sold after short 8 Months!   Well I finally closed a FHA short sale listing with BofA after 8 short months!  I am so happy that buyer and seller stayed motivated through out the process.  Here is my timeline of events:   12/15/12 Submitted file to Bofa 12/29/12 Assigned t...

By Stephanie Greenberg, Fresno Homes For Sale
(Lion Real Estate)
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Central Unified in Fresno Back to School Today in 107 Heat   Yes, it is going to be 107 today here in Fresno CA and our kiddo's are on the bus with new clothes and backpacks on.  You can count on the clothes being shorts and not long pants today.  Central Unified is the first district in Fresno t...

By Linda Thompson
(Selling By Design-Staging)
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A few weeks ago Selling By Design-Staging was contacted by a real estate agent who had a client who was trying to sell a vacant property. The home, a duplex in an upscale neighborhood, within walking distance of some great restaurants and shops was fairly priced, but had been on the market for ov...

By Mike Young, FHA 203k Consultant 916-758-1809
(203kOnLine.com, covering the USA)
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Short answer is you likely are getting a fair bid. Particularly if you are getting at least two bids. I like to think that people are inherently honest. But now and again “greed” sets in and if they see a “fish out of the water” or someone who doesn’t seem to have done this before, they get greed...

By Stephanie Greenberg, Fresno Homes For Sale
(Lion Real Estate)
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Lake Van Ness - Fresno Exclusive Gated Community Lake Van Ness is man made lake that features some of Fresno's finest custom built homes all in a gated community. The community consists of homes built by many of the top Central Valley home builders. There are less than 150 homes in this exclusive...

By Mike Young, FHA 203k Consultant 916-758-1809
(203kOnLine.com, covering the USA)
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I've always found it interesting to see a home going down the street on it's way to another site, just waiting for someone to throw out some dish water out the back door... lol , not really In the case of moving a home from one site to another several things must be present to qualify for a 203k ...

By Stephanie Greenberg, Fresno Homes For Sale
(Lion Real Estate)
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  The Historic Tower District in Fresno CA   The historic Tower District is Fresno’s dining, arts and entertainment district. The Tower’s character is set by a wide variety of businesses. Restaurants, cafes, nightclubs, performing arts venues, theaters, galleries, bakeries, delis, plus a unique b...

By Stephanie Greenberg, Fresno Homes For Sale
(Lion Real Estate)
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How long will a short sale take? This is the question of the day! There are many factors involved in the  time-line of how long it takes to complete a short sale.  First, it is important to price the property correctly to procure a sale.  Secondly, market and make the property available to be se...

By Stephanie Greenberg, Fresno Homes For Sale
(Lion Real Estate)
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Looking for a North East Fresno CA Home with a Pool?  Search all 68 available homes here.  Homes values range from low $140,000's to over $2,000,000.  We have tradition, short sales and bank owned properties available for you to view.  North East Fresno covers the River Park, Woodward Lake and Co...

By Stephanie Greenberg, Fresno Homes For Sale
(Lion Real Estate)
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Do you Qualify for a HAFA short sale in Fresno CA?  And what is HAFA anyway?  Home Affordable Foreclosure Alternatives (HAFA) Program   If you can't afford your mortgage payment and it's time for you to transition to more affordable housing, the Home Affordable Foreclosure AlternativesSM (HAFA) p...

By Stephanie Greenberg, Fresno Homes For Sale
(Lion Real Estate)
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I just thought I would share this funny real estate story with you.  Had a short sale listing in Fresno CA that we just finally closed on.  Buyers waiting about 7 months for this home (issue with BPO and that is not a funny story).  The house was a single story with 5 bdedrooms and a pool for $16...

By Linda Thompson
(Selling By Design-Staging)
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   In two previous blogs ( Lipstick On A Pig) I noted the work of JMK Properties of Fresno CA. In parts one and two of the series pictures were were shown of the property pre-renovation, after renovation but prior to staging, and photos of the final product, an expertly renovated home, enhanced b...

By Jason Nenadov, expert advice and services to buyers and sellers
(EQUITY ASSETS REAL ESTATE)
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Things To Do Before You List Your House For Sale, Fresno, CA. If you are wondering what different things you can do before you list your house for sale in Fresno CA. in order to get top dollar then this post is for you.  The homes that are getting the most attention and the most offers and even a...

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