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By John Alesi, (Orange County California Real Estate)
(Century 21 Award)
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Last week I blogged about rock Drummer Matt Sorum (Gund n' Roses, Velvet Revolver, etc.) visiting La Paz Intermediate School for career day.  I finally received a few photos of the event:   John Alesi and Matt Sorum Matt with La Paz Intermediate School Music Teacher, Dan Robbins Matt asking one o...

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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Short Sale Offer Process 1. Offer is submitted to short sale lender after being negotiated with seller.  Included in the offer are:           a.   Purchase agreement           b.  Pre-approval letter           c.   Proof of funds to close (if applicable)          d.   Credit scores   No offer sha...

By Rita Tayenaka, Broker/ Owner
(Coast to Canyon Real Estate)
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If you are thinking of doing something on the cheap Friday night- this Feb 27th , 2009 you can go to the Norman P Murray Community and Senior Center at 7 pm and catch  http://maps.google.com/maps?hl=en&q=norman+p+murray+community+center&ie=UTF8&cd=1&sll=33.60174,-117.650872&sspn=0.006295,0.006295...

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 was on "Good Morning America" this morning. It is a tactic for home owners to use to slow down the foreclosure. California is what we call "nonjudicial state", so here a homeowner would have to file a lawsuit against whomever is foreclosing on them. This site is where you can read the report...

By John Alesi, (Orange County California Real Estate)
(Century 21 Award)
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Guns N' Roses, Velvet Revolver and Mission Viejo by John Alesi, Mission Viejo REALTOR® Mission Viejo CA Real Estate So just what do these three things have in common? Stay tuned... Today was Career Day at one on our fine Mission Viejo Middle Schools, La Paz Intermediate. Along with the usual para...

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 news media causes us a lot of stress. They make you believe that if you want to sell your house, you would have to give it away. Or that if your want to buy a house, the sellers should take any offer you give them. This is not true! You have decisions to make and the best thing is to investig...

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 just got this on my FACEBOOK page from Thai Klam and it is one of the best sites I have seem for explaining the TAX CREDIT and answering questions. It is easy reading. http://www.federalhousingtaxcredit.com/2009/faq.php#18#18

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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Did some checking comparing the beginning and end of 2008 in regards to REO pricing for Mission Viejo. Here are some facts on how the REOs (Bank Owned Properties) were priced. 1/1/2008 thru 4/1/2008 Total sold in M.V. 154 Total REO sold 32 When sold only 4 of the REO properties went up in price. ...

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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                                                         Let me introduce you to the prestigious gated Community of Canyon Crest  situated on the hills above Lake Mission Viejo. These homes face toward the west with views from most of the back yards of the lake. On the boundary which is closes to...

By Rita Tayenaka, Broker/ Owner
(Coast to Canyon Real Estate)
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The housing tract Califia is telling a story. It is a place where people like to stay.  If you look at the recent sales, and listings they are few and far between.  Home owners have an average stay of over 10 years in this housing tract.   Story told.  People like to live in Califia.  The housing...

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 received this and thought if any of you want to add anything to the discussion click on the link below and give you opinion. Subject: Help stop Wall Street's Greed Hi, Did you hear that Wall Street gave out $18.4 billion in bonuses in 2008? $18.4 billion to the people who crippled our econom...

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 close to 95.000 Total Avtive on the market for Sale 216 detached houses. Short Sale Active 75 out of 216 REO Active 8 out of 216 In Default Active properties 8 out of 216 That leaves 125 out of 2...

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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Picturesque scenic views of the mountains and lake awaits you at the Mallorca Condominiums. Stacked on the hillside along the west bank of Lake Mission Viejo, it gives you the feel and look of a European village. Small quaint shopping center with one of a kind shops and local restaurants are with...

By Fred Sed, Your Orange County Realtor, Why? Because Fred Sed
(Fred Sed Group ~ Your Premier Southern California Realtors)
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RENTAL / LEASE PROPERTIES IN MISSION VIEJO, HOMES FOR RENT IN MISSION VIEJO Mission Viejo properties / homes that are for rent / lease. There is no cost to you as the potential tenant/renter, which means our services to you would be free. Our fees are paid for by the owner/landlord of the proper...

By Fred Sed, Your Orange County Realtor, Why? Because Fred Sed
(Fred Sed Group ~ Your Premier Southern California Realtors)
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Luxury Masterpiece in 24hr Guard Gated Mission Viejo Community $849,000 Location:22605 WakefieldMission Viejo, CA 92692 Map and Directions Single Family Home 5 Bedrooms 5 Bathrooms 1 Partial Bathroom Interior: 3443 sqft Lot: 6,420 sqft Description A Designers Touch! Spectacular luxury masterpiec...

By John Alesi, (Orange County California Real Estate)
(Century 21 Award)
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Mission Viejo's Got Talent by John Alesi, Mission Viejo REALTOR® Mission Viejo CA Real Estate Just a few weeks ago, I headed out with some buddies to the Coach House in San Juan Capistrano. Locals know this place as a long standing concert venue that has featured everyone from top name headliners...

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 letter is to future buyers. O.K. you want to own a home and you want to make the right choice. Have you done your home work?Location and Price are your first concerns. Do you want to live close to work? This should be a consideration. Research the area for good neighborhoods, good schools an...

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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A uniquely located community is the Andalusía homes with 5 models and a total of 400 homes built between 1979 and 1983. They are situated within the triangle that uncompress' Lake Mission Viejo.  The perimeter of the triangle is measures 3.1 of a mile and is the favorite walking path of 100s of w...

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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Distinctive large all custom homes in the beautiful community of Tres Vista on Lake Mission Viejo. There are only 64 homes built within the gates of this outstanding location, each with its own architectural design and floor plan.   You can enjoy lakefront resort style living in a guard gated com...

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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Want to introduce you to the community of Stoneridge in Mission Viejo, CA. It sits on a high crest with views for miles around. To the west it looks over the valley, with some distance ocean views. To the east, you see the Saddleback Mountains with a lush valley and preserved wilderness parks in ...

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