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By Valorie Stover, Realtor for Casta del Sol, Mission Viejo,CA, Active Adult Community!
(Casta del Sol Real Estate / HomeSmart Everygreen Realty)
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Fourth of July Street Faire & Fireworks Spectacular Saturday, July 4 12:00p to 9:30p at Olympiad Road between Marguerite Parkway and Melinda Road, Mission Viejo, CA Held yearly on Olympiad Road and in the area adjoining Lake Mission Viejo, this Faire provides a classic Fourth of July celebration ...

By Valorie Stover, Realtor for Casta del Sol, Mission Viejo,CA, Active Adult Community!
(Casta del Sol Real Estate / HomeSmart Everygreen Realty)
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This is a reblog and I apologize to those who have read it before. To those who haven't read it, it contains helpful information. Bridging the price gap between home buyers and sellers can be a challenge in today's market. Sellers, many of whom have a hard time accepting that their home has lost ...

By Valorie Stover, Realtor for Casta del Sol, Mission Viejo,CA, Active Adult Community!
(Casta del Sol Real Estate / HomeSmart Everygreen Realty)
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(4) DON'T Wait much longer to get into the Real Estate Market Your agent should show you everything available that meets your requirements. Don't make a decision on a house until you feel that you've seen enough to pick the best one. Go to the Multiple Listing computer with your agent to make sur...

By Mike Pahua, Orange County Short Sale Realtor
(Orange County Real Estate)
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View all the Mission Viejo Foreclosures. Search addresses, map the properties, view pictures and virtual tours. No cost with easy registration. Updated every 4 hours. Mission Viejo (anglicized pronunciation IPA: /ˈmɪʃən viːˈeɪhoʊ/) is a city located in southern Orange County, California in the Sa...

By Valorie Stover, Realtor for Casta del Sol, Mission Viejo,CA, Active Adult Community!
(Casta del Sol Real Estate / HomeSmart Everygreen Realty)
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Where is the market going for S. Orange County? What can we read into the Statistics? I have been doing a report each month since Feb 19th, showing how many detached houses were available each month in Mission Viejo, breaking them down into; number of defaults, short sale, REOs and equity sellers...

By Valorie Stover, Realtor for Casta del Sol, Mission Viejo,CA, Active Adult Community!
(Casta del Sol Real Estate / HomeSmart Everygreen Realty)
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Just did a check on how the market in my area is doing. I work out of Mission Viejo, CA Population is over 95,000 Total Active on the market        5/19//09- - 189 detached houses.               6/17/09- - 169 detached houses. Short Sale Active        5/19/09- -49 out of 189                      ...

By Ann Urias, Your Real Estate Concierge
(Aston Group - Orange County Real Estate)
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Successful Mission Viejo Short Sale!!! The seller purchased the home 3 years ago for $ 488,000 and never refinanced. The Mortgage was behind 2 months when the sellers listed the home with Ann Urias. They had two mortgages 1st $ 412,000  2nd $76,000 We received an offer for $337,000 FHA LOAN The 1...

By Valorie Stover, Realtor for Casta del Sol, Mission Viejo,CA, Active Adult Community!
(Casta del Sol Real Estate / HomeSmart Everygreen Realty)
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It is time for Lake Mission Viejo to start it's summer concert program. Member of the Lake Association may attend for FREE! This is one of the most enjoyable inexpensive evenings you can do with your family. Bring the blankets or beach chairs to sit on the grass while the kids play in the water, ...

By Valorie Stover, Realtor for Casta del Sol, Mission Viejo,CA, Active Adult Community!
(Casta del Sol Real Estate / HomeSmart Everygreen Realty)
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   I used the two cities of Mission Viejo and Lake Forest, combining the number of units, to show what is going on in South Orange County. The first chart is showing the units under contract for the last 25 months. As you can see we have increased the of units under contract by almost double for ...

By Ann Urias, Your Real Estate Concierge
(Aston Group - Orange County Real Estate)
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RE/MAX Homes & Estates Pre-Foreclosure Division 9241 Irvine Boulevard, Suite 150, Irvine, California 92618 (714) 588 -7676 ∙  www.orangecountyshortsalerealtor.com   If you are in a situation where: • You lost your job • Your Medical Expenses are too high • Just went through/going through a divorc...

By Valorie Stover, Realtor for Casta del Sol, Mission Viejo,CA, Active Adult Community!
(Casta del Sol Real Estate / HomeSmart Everygreen Realty)
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New first time buyers have a difficult time with all the terms we throw at them. We get so use to dealing with the terms, they become everyday vocabulary to us but to them it is a foreign language. Step back some and remember when you were learning real estate, how many times you had to get the d...

By Valorie Stover, Realtor for Casta del Sol, Mission Viejo,CA, Active Adult Community!
(Casta del Sol Real Estate / HomeSmart Everygreen Realty)
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O.K. folks I an searching for buyers that are middle of the price range, have some cash for downpayment and good credit scores. Laterly and I mean the last 6 months, all my buyers are great people but I have to put a square peg into a small round hole. Buyer at the lower priced houses, lose to th...

By Valorie Stover, Realtor for Casta del Sol, Mission Viejo,CA, Active Adult Community!
(Casta del Sol Real Estate / HomeSmart Everygreen Realty)
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Just did a check on how the market in my area is doing. I work out of Mission Viejo, CA Population is over 95,000 Total Active on the market        4/19//09- - 205 detached houses.               5/19/09- - 189 detached houses. Short Sale Active        4/19/09- -63 out of 205                      ...

By Valorie Stover, Realtor for Casta del Sol, Mission Viejo,CA, Active Adult Community!
(Casta del Sol Real Estate / HomeSmart Everygreen Realty)
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Mission Viejo has a total of 317 houses For Sale right now. There are only 10 REOs in that total, this amazes me! It wasn't like that 4 months ago, even worse 6 months ago, so what happened? Everyone got out of all the bad loans and moved on or they were able to refi and stayed in their homes.  N...

By Valorie Stover, Realtor for Casta del Sol, Mission Viejo,CA, Active Adult Community!
(Casta del Sol Real Estate / HomeSmart Everygreen Realty)
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There is good news for Shops At Mission Viejo, "Farrells  Ice Cream Parlour" is COMING. This is good news for me too. I remember when my boys were ages 4 thru 10, that we had birthday parties there. Of course you over eat and stuff yourself. "Pigs Trough" was a family special that we all shared i...

By Valorie Stover, Realtor for Casta del Sol, Mission Viejo,CA, Active Adult Community!
(Casta del Sol Real Estate / HomeSmart Everygreen Realty)
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What a weekend, all good! Got time, well, took time for the family and Mother's Day! We have to remember we work but we live for our relationships with family and friends. Some live far away so talked to them on the phone, catching up on what's happening in other parts of the country. As long as ...

By Valorie Stover, Realtor for Casta del Sol, Mission Viejo,CA, Active Adult Community!
(Casta del Sol Real Estate / HomeSmart Everygreen Realty)
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Sellers that want to be buyers of a larger home should proceed with process now. They have an opportunity to buy a bigger and better house now than they did 2 or 3 years ago. This is the time they should be looking to upgrade to the larger home from their starter house. They need to take advantag...

By Valorie Stover, Realtor for Casta del Sol, Mission Viejo,CA, Active Adult Community!
(Casta del Sol Real Estate / HomeSmart Everygreen Realty)
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The move is on! There are buyers out there looking to purchase a home, this is good! It may be the summer rush or that consumers realize the prices are good. In the past week more inquires for what is on the market and what the prices are doing. Prospects are signing on my web site to do searches...

By Brent DeWitt
(Century 21 Superstars)
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I am asked on a regular basis "What do I do now that I have my license?" I usually start droning on about databases or open houses and I get a similar response every time for the questioner, usually astute note taking and the focused attention on what I’m saying. This is a great question for my e...

By Valorie Stover, Realtor for Casta del Sol, Mission Viejo,CA, Active Adult Community!
(Casta del Sol Real Estate / HomeSmart Everygreen Realty)
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I have noticed that the lower priced detached homes are not going down in price in Mission Viejo or Lake Forest CA. In the last 2 months there have not been many REOs available which would of made the bottom line lower. We have within the 2 cities 542 houses total available today and only 23 of t...

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