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By Jason Nenadov, expert advice and services to buyers and sellers
(EQUITY ASSETS REAL ESTATE)
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Market Update Destinations by Granville Homes Fresno, CA. 93720 The highly desirable Destinations by Granville Homes in Fresno, CA. 93720 are creating a buzz for home buyers and so I decided to do a market update for all those interested lookers.  My last blog about this community back in August ...

By Stephanie Greenberg, Fresno Homes For Sale
(Lion Real Estate)
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Appriasals in Fresno CA -  It is just one person's opinion!   My husband just passed his real estate exam and is waiting for his license to come in.  I have been having him do odds and ends for me so he learns the business.  I have a new escrow for buyers who are getting a FHA loan on a flip prop...

By Stephanie Greenberg, Fresno Homes For Sale
(Lion Real Estate)
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Top Ten Mistakes Homeowners Make When Facing Foreclosure in Fresno, CA   1.  Fail to educate themselves regarding their rights and options. 2.  Avoid their mortgage company and do not return phone calls. 3.  Allow feelings of fear or hopelessness to prevent them from taking action. 4.  Procrastin...

By Stephanie Greenberg, Fresno Homes For Sale
(Lion Real Estate)
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I know we read alot on the internet when reading about the foreclosure process.  Here is California we are a non-judicial state.  Below is the difference for your refrence.     Two Different Systems: Judicial and Non-Judicial   Judicial Process                                                     ...

By Stephanie Greenberg, Fresno Homes For Sale
(Lion Real Estate)
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Is Bankruptcy in Fresno CA the Best Option in my Situation? Bankruptcy is a sensitive topic that should never be discussed or considered lightly. Many individuals believe that bankruptcy is an opportunity to be “freed” from their financial obligations and hardships, and have a new beginning. Unf...

By Stephanie Greenberg, Fresno Homes For Sale
(Lion Real Estate)
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Short Sale Timeline for Sellers in Fresno CA The Short Sale Timeline diagram is a general illustration of the stages involved in completing a short sale and the number of days each stage usually takes. Short sale timelines differ between banks and do not always follow the process illustrated on ...

By Stephanie Greenberg, Fresno Homes For Sale
(Lion Real Estate)
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All Parties Can Benefit from a Short Sale Buying a short sale property can be a good deal to all parties involved. The bank benefits by not having to complete a costly foreclosure process, then having to maintain, insure, and sell–or auction–the property at an amount that is usually less than the...

By Stephanie Greenberg, Fresno Homes For Sale
(Lion Real Estate)
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A review of my week working short sale deals in Fresno, CA.   Property A: Received offer in Sept 2011.  Two loans on property.  After MUCH follow up I receive approval from first and second on same day last week.  Property is vacant and seller goes over to get pool ready for inspections and disco...

By Stephanie Greenberg, Fresno Homes For Sale
(Lion Real Estate)
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  A good chart to review when considering foreclosure alternatives in Fresno CA.  Most homeowners in a distressed-mortgage situation are not aware of the programs and options available to them to prevent foreclosure. Even homeowners who proactively seek out resources and assistance are oftentimes...

By Regina P. Brown, M.B.A., Broker, Instructor
(MBA Broker Consultants)
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I really, really hate when people refer to real estate agents as "realtors" because we are NOT all Realtors®, and furthermore, many consumers are not aware that the term "realtor" is NOT synonymous with "real estate agent".  My big pet peeve are the real estate shows on HGTV that constantly refer...

By Regina P. Brown, M.B.A., Broker, Instructor
(MBA Broker Consultants)
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Starting January 12012, there is a new statewide disclosure, according to CA Civil Code # 2079.10.  It’s to be provided to the buyer (by either the seller or the broker).  It is an energy booklet from the CEC (California Energy Commission) called “What is your Home Energy Rating”, booklet # CEC-4...

By Stephanie Greenberg, Fresno Homes For Sale
(Lion Real Estate)
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When it comes to doing a home improvement you have to look at it two ways.  The first way is “How long do I plan on living in this home?  How long am I going to use or enjoy the improvement I am potentially going to make to my home?  What is the value of the improvement to you that you put into ...

By Linda Thompson
(Selling By Design-Staging)
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  Can a home sell for $14,000 more than its first offer? It can, and has in Fresno CA, due to the wise decision of a smart real estate agent and the sellers. They chose to have  Selling By Design-Staging stage their home which resulted in a  quick and profitable sale. The home received a full pri...

By Stephanie Greenberg, Fresno Homes For Sale
(Lion Real Estate)
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I am watching House Hunters and they are looking in Morristown NJ and they have looked at over 100 houses so far and still have not made a decision.  I love working with buyers, escpecially first time home buyers, but if you have to look at over 100 homes in Fresno, CA befor making an offer, I do...

By Stephanie Greenberg, Fresno Homes For Sale
(Lion Real Estate)
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It's a Wonderful Life - Yes it is!   Every year I watch this class Chirstmas movie and every year I get something new out of it.  This year I really concentrated on the building and loan.  How awesome that there was a place that you could save money just to buy a house and when you had your down ...

By Linda Thompson
(Selling By Design-Staging)
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As a professional home stager, I visit the mls on a regular basis to see what's out there on the market. Many times the main living areas look nice and maybe even professionally done. Then the photo tour goes to the leftover rooms, the spare or the "no one knows what to do with" room. Here the vi...

By Stephanie Greenberg, Fresno Homes For Sale
(Lion Real Estate)
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My phone rang this morning at 7:45 as I was getting my son ready for school so I decided to send it to voicemail.  The caller did not leave a message but called back at 8:30 and I answered.  It was a buyer who was interested in seeing my listing in Fresno, CA today.  I set an appointment with her...

By Stephanie Greenberg, Fresno Homes For Sale
(Lion Real Estate)
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What Are Loan Conditions in Fresno CA?   So you are pre-approved for a loan to buy a house, congratulations!  We write an offer and it is accepted and we open up escrow.  I forward your executed purchase contract to your loan officer, they set a meeting with you, ask you to bring in updated pay s...

By Stephanie Greenberg, Fresno Homes For Sale
(Lion Real Estate)
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    What do I need for a Short Sale Package I get this question a lot from sellers who are selling their home as a short sale in Fresno, CA.  Here is a list of what I give to my sellers to gather to start the short sale process. ·         Hardship Letter:  The hardship letter should state the rea...

By Stephanie Greenberg, Fresno Homes For Sale
(Lion Real Estate)
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A Season for Sharing in Fire Safety Each year fires occurring during the holiday season claim the lives of over 400 people, injure 1,650 more, and cause over $990 million in damage. According to the United States Fire Administration (USFA), there are simple life-saving steps you can take to ensu...

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