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By John Occhi, SRES,CPRES.ePRO - Temecula-Murrieta CA Real Estate
(Mason Real Estate)
Comments 8
Winding doen 2009 and looking forward to the future you have to know where you have been if you want to know where you are going.Planning my marketing and business plan for 2010, as an REO Listing Agent, I have taken the opportunity to examine how many REO Listings we (as a market - not my person...

By John Occhi, SRES,CPRES.ePRO - Temecula-Murrieta CA Real Estate
(Mason Real Estate)
Comments 2
A universal question that homeowners everywhere, including the Hemet - San Jacinto Valley, CA, must ask themselves as they prepare to either buy or sell a home - a decision that will have an impact on their lives for years to come. I strongly believe that "All Real Estate is Local and Your REALTO...

By John Occhi, SRES,CPRES.ePRO - Temecula-Murrieta CA Real Estate
(Mason Real Estate)
Comments 1
The year 2010 is going to be an excellent year for the repeat buyer to move up in this down market.  The Hemet - San Jacinto real estate marketplace is a field of dreams for repeat buyers with equity in their existing homes.  I have been covering various aspects of this concept in a number of art...

By John Occhi, SRES,CPRES.ePRO - Temecula-Murrieta CA Real Estate
(Mason Real Estate)
Comments 0
The San Jacinto REal Estate Market has seen a steady decline over the last 5 years.  For the most part, the List Price and Sold Price   When looking at the number of listings that have come on the market over the past 5 years you can see that we have sold an awful lot more of our inventory than w...

By John Occhi, SRES,CPRES.ePRO - Temecula-Murrieta CA Real Estate
(Mason Real Estate)
Comments 6
Well, I came up with an idea yesterday for creating a new niche in the Hemet - San Jacinto Real Estate marketplace - one that I believe no one is targeting.  You can read the general outline of this untapped market at the article I published, called - 2010 - Creating a New Niche in the Hemet - Sa...

By John Occhi, SRES,CPRES.ePRO - Temecula-Murrieta CA Real Estate
(Mason Real Estate)
Comments 4
Questions to Ask an agent Interested in Selling Your Hemet - San Jacinto CA Home When considering the sale of your Hemet - San Jacinto Valley, CA home you should Interview at least three local agents who sell homes in your community. Ask them about the following: Home Value. The agents should ins...

By John Occhi, SRES,CPRES.ePRO - Temecula-Murrieta CA Real Estate
(Mason Real Estate)
Comments 1
The best time to sell a home in the Hemet - San Jacinto, CA Valley is when you are ready, or when you must.   That is, when you have outgrown the space in your current home, or you prefer to trade down to something larger or smaller. Perhaps your martial or family status has changed, which necess...

By John Occhi, SRES,CPRES.ePRO - Temecula-Murrieta CA Real Estate
(Mason Real Estate)
Comments 1
Once your Hemet - San Jacinto, CA home is available to be shown, strive to keep it in tip-top shape. This will require a lot of effort on your part, but you want buyers to feel welcomed and not turned off by unmade beds, cluttered floors and grungy bathrooms. Remember, you never know when a buyer...

By John Occhi, SRES,CPRES.ePRO - Temecula-Murrieta CA Real Estate
(Mason Real Estate)
Comments 0
It does not matter if you are looking to buy or sell real estate in the Hemet - San Jacinto CA marketplace, there are going to be costs associated with the transaction.  There are times when the seller will cover the costs for the buyer or perhaps the buyer may even be eligible for a grant, such ...

By John Occhi, SRES,CPRES.ePRO - Temecula-Murrieta CA Real Estate
(Mason Real Estate)
Comments 4
The Internet is such a fickle place - what is hot today is like bell bottom jeans of yesterday... just so out of style. 2009 has seen an explosion in the world of Social Media with the growth in popularity of sites like Twitter, Facebook and LinkedIn. Because of this, the golden child of 2008, "T...

By John Occhi, SRES,CPRES.ePRO - Temecula-Murrieta CA Real Estate
(Mason Real Estate)
Comments 3
This is a tough decision, but the answer will depend on your personal situation, as well as the condition of the local Hemet - San Jacinto CA housing market at that time. If you put your home on the real estate market first, you may have to scramble to find another one before settlement, which co...

By John Occhi, SRES,CPRES.ePRO - Temecula-Murrieta CA Real Estate
(Mason Real Estate)
Comments 10
2010 - Creating a New Niche in the Hemet - San Jacinto Valley, CA Real Estate MarketplaceI just love it when the local Hemet - San Jacinto real estate market slows down for the winter and over the holidays.  Not only does it give me more quality time with my loved ones, but I get to spend the tim...

By John Occhi, SRES,CPRES.ePRO - Temecula-Murrieta CA Real Estate
(Mason Real Estate)
Comments 6
As an active REALTOR® in the Hemet San Jacinto, CA real estate marketplace, I am repeatedly asked specific questions about today's real estate market - especially in today's economy. In an effort to provide more information to my community, I am publishing this Top 5 in Real Estate Social Network...

By John Occhi, SRES,CPRES.ePRO - Temecula-Murrieta CA Real Estate
(Mason Real Estate)
Comments 3
As an active REALTOR® in the Hemet San Jacinto, Ca real estate marketplace, I am repeatedly asked specific questions about today's real estate market - especially in today's economy. In an effort to provide more information to my community, I am publishing this Top 5 in Real Estate Social Network...

By John Occhi, SRES,CPRES.ePRO - Temecula-Murrieta CA Real Estate
(Mason Real Estate)
Comments 3
HEMET - SAN JACINTO VALLEY, CA:  After days of intense rain, this afternoon, December 13th, 2009 turned into a beautiful late fall day in the Hemet - San Jacinto Valley, CA.  The day started off overcast with the local mountains being completely enclosed in a gray bank of fog as the clouds hung l...

By John Occhi, SRES,CPRES.ePRO - Temecula-Murrieta CA Real Estate
(Mason Real Estate)
Comments 13
I'm tired of hearing Happy Holidays - this is Christmas, isn't it? OK, so you want a holiday - well the 4th of July is one of my favorites and what better way of celebrating a holiday than with a parade...so join me and enjoy this video form the 2009 Annual San Jacinto, CA 4th of July parade goin...

By John Occhi, SRES,CPRES.ePRO - Temecula-Murrieta CA Real Estate
(Mason Real Estate)
Comments 6
When a home for sale is bought and sold in the Hemet - San Jacinto Valley, CA the process will typically go through escrow to facilitate the transfer from the home seller to the homebuyer.  The expenses of the transaction, other than the actual purchase price are generally lumped together and com...

By John Occhi, SRES,CPRES.ePRO - Temecula-Murrieta CA Real Estate
(Mason Real Estate)
Comments 61
Short Sales are dominating the listing side of the MLS in the Hemet - San Jacinto Valley, CA and are starting to show up more and more in the SOLD MLS listings as well.The common denominator of all of these short sales is that the homeowner has experienced a hardship that prevents them from keepi...

By John Occhi, SRES,CPRES.ePRO - Temecula-Murrieta CA Real Estate
(Mason Real Estate)
Comments 1
Short Sales:  Keys to SuccessShort Sales have certainly changed the real estate landscape in the Hemet - San Jacinto Valley, CA over the last several months.I first started listing Short Sale listings in the MLS in the Spring of 2007, in the local Hemet - San Jacinto Valley, CA area.  At the time...

By John Occhi, SRES,CPRES.ePRO - Temecula-Murrieta CA Real Estate
(Mason Real Estate)
Comments 2
The housing market in the Hemet - San Jacinto Valley, CA is at ground zero of the global real estate related crises which can be measured in both epic and historical proportions.To play the blame game should be left to the historians with their 20-20 hindsight.  We should all be able to agree tha...

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