Explore San Jacinto, CA

By John Occhi, SRES,CPRES.ePRO - Temecula-Murrieta CA Real Estate
(Mason Real Estate)
Comments 12
The Hemet - San Jacinto. CA Valley has something going for it that most people don't easily recognize or understand why it has happened.  We are a sleepy valley off the beaten path of Southern California - the closest freeway on ramp is about 15 miles - and that is hard to find in SoCal!  Our pop...

By John Occhi, SRES,CPRES.ePRO - Temecula-Murrieta CA Real Estate
(Mason Real Estate)
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The San Jacinto, CA Real Estate market is very similar to every other local real estate market in the country - it is local and has it's own unique nuances.In this Market Snapshot I am going to examine the market for 3 Bedroom 2 Bath Single Family Residential homes, across the entire city of San ...

By John Occhi, SRES,CPRES.ePRO - Temecula-Murrieta CA Real Estate
(Mason Real Estate)
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San Jacinto, CA - City Offices & ServicesWhen looking to buy real estate in San Jacinto, California it is nice to know that the real estate you buy is in the oldest incorporated city in all of Riverside County, CA. located in South West Riverside County portion of the Inland Empire region of Sout...

By John Occhi, SRES,CPRES.ePRO - Temecula-Murrieta CA Real Estate
(Mason Real Estate)
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The song by CLASH, with the same name as this article, may have been a hit back in 1981, when they asked the question that seems to be the question of today, "Should I Stay or Should I Go?"Today, however, the question takes on a more serious tone than the confused singer in his tumultuous love af...

By John Occhi, SRES,CPRES.ePRO - Temecula-Murrieta CA Real Estate
(Mason Real Estate)
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Looking through the online edition of REALTOR Magazine and there is a story posted this morning that references an article published on Forbes.Com by Zack O'Malley Greenburg that claims to have found the 10 Safest Places to Live, in the USA.The criteria was reviewed with four factors in mind: Wor...

By John Occhi, SRES,CPRES.ePRO - Temecula-Murrieta CA Real Estate
(Mason Real Estate)
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American Home Shield Is GOLD in My Book    The home warranty company, American Home Shield has proven to me beyond any reasonable doubt that they are everything anyone could ever expect to receive from a home warranty company.  I first met our local Rep, Judee Edgerton (ActiveRain Link) back in 2...

By John Occhi, SRES,CPRES.ePRO - Temecula-Murrieta CA Real Estate
(Mason Real Estate)
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OK, so during my early morning wake up coffee hour of mindlessly surfing the Internet I came across a YouTube video about yet another free service that Google is providing.  In this case it is for your cell phone.Cell carriers have notoriously charged an expensive premium everytime a user called ...

By John Occhi, SRES,CPRES.ePRO - Temecula-Murrieta CA Real Estate
(Mason Real Estate)
Comments 12
I was frustrated because whenever I searched for may address on Google Maps it took me about a block east of where my office is located.  Now, this might not seem like such a big deal...but it was, and let me tell you why. The photos that went with the location showed a vacant field...yikes.  I a...

By John Occhi, SRES,CPRES.ePRO - Temecula-Murrieta CA Real Estate
(Mason Real Estate)
Comments 7
I have been busy working on a series of detailed marketing report for real estate transactions that have closed escrow in San Jacinto, CA.  My reports have typically been words...I look at the data and see what I think is important and not being reported elsewhere.  I have tried to make the repor...

By John Occhi, SRES,CPRES.ePRO - Temecula-Murrieta CA Real Estate
(Mason Real Estate)
Comments 2
market report:  San Jacinto CA  |  7/21/2009 - 8/20/2009  |  CONVENTIONAL Sales and The Market During the period between July 21st, 2009 and August 20th, 2009 there were 126 Single Family Residential Homes that closed escrow.  My previous report in this series, market report UPDATE - San Jacinto ...

By John Occhi, SRES,CPRES.ePRO - Temecula-Murrieta CA Real Estate
(Mason Real Estate)
Comments 1
The Hemet - San Jacinto, CA real estate market has remained flat as the summer buying season came to an end. This report wants to look back from the period covering August 21st through September 20th, 2009. In particular we will look exclusively at the impact that bank owned homes have had on the...

By John Occhi, SRES,CPRES.ePRO - Temecula-Murrieta CA Real Estate
(Mason Real Estate)
Comments 14
Do You Have a Cell Phone?  Please Be CarefulI received a warning message from the local San Jacinto Chamber of Commerce.  It was not clear if this incident that is being reported actually happened here in San Jacinto, CA or elsewhere.  The information was posted as a warning to be careful with yo...

By John Occhi, SRES,CPRES.ePRO - Temecula-Murrieta CA Real Estate
(Mason Real Estate)
Comments 10
Do You Have a GPS?  Please Be CarefulI received a warning message from the local San Jacinto Chamber of Commerce.  It was not clear if this incident that is being reported actually happened here in San Jacinto, CA or elsewhere.  The information was posted as a warning to be careful with a GPS sys...

By John Occhi, SRES,CPRES.ePRO - Temecula-Murrieta CA Real Estate
(Mason Real Estate)
Comments 3
market report:  San Jacinto CA  |  7/21/2009 - 8/20/2009  |  Cash Sales and The Market During the period between July 21st, 2009 and August 20th, 2009 there were 126 Single Family Residential Homes that closed escrow.  My previous report in this series, market report UPDATE - San Jacinto CA Real...

By John Occhi, SRES,CPRES.ePRO - Temecula-Murrieta CA Real Estate
(Mason Real Estate)
Comments 1
The Hemet San Jacinto, CA Real Estate Market has continued to remain flat.  It is unfortunate that I have fallen behind in my detailed market report, looking at the numbers like only I do - trying to make sense of what the numbers actually mean and how they relate to each individual buyer or sell...

By John Occhi, ePRO, Five Star Certified, Riverside Cnty REO Expert, 951.443.6259
(Excellence in Real Estate Tm @ Allison James Estates & Homes)
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It is true that the Active Listings in the MLS are dominated by Short Sales listings these days and on the surface they appear to be some really great deals.  However, just like your Highs School Prom Queen, looks can be deceiving (my apologies to all the H.S. Prom Queens who read this...and thei...

By John Occhi, ePRO, Five Star Certified, Riverside Cnty REO Expert, 951.443.6259
(Excellence in Real Estate Tm @ Allison James Estates & Homes)
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Today I reached a fairly amazing milestone in my blogging history - I posted my 500th blog post to my first and primary blog on ActiveRain.I have lived in Hemet, since 1998 and just moved 5 miles north in the Hemet - San Jacinto Valley in July of this year, from the unincorporated rural area know...

By John Occhi, SRES,CPRES.ePRO - Temecula-Murrieta CA Real Estate
(Mason Real Estate)
Comments 2
In the heart of the city of San Jacitno is a small park that I have wizzed by hundreds of times since I have lived in the Hemet - San Jacinto Valley in the South West Riverside County region of the Inland Empire in Southern California.Evan as a veteran, I never really paid that much attention to ...

By John Occhi, SRES,CPRES.ePRO - Temecula-Murrieta CA Real Estate
(Mason Real Estate)
Comments 7
I was surfing around and think I found the next real estate video that will be taking off viral - you have got to see this - just be prepared for your sides to hurt from laughing so hard - it is hilarious. This Video highlights the problems with buying a bank owned home in the current market - t...

By John Occhi, SRES,CPRES.ePRO - Temecula-Murrieta CA Real Estate
(Mason Real Estate)
Comments 15
Ok, let me start off by saying that I am an REO Listing Agent in the Hemet - San Jacinto Valley in Southern California - right at ground zero for the current housing crises.  I have been working with the banks since 2006...so please believe what I am about to share and believe that I have some cl...

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