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By Linda D. Pufford, ASPM, Marin/Sonoma Home Stager
(Stage with Divine Style - Home Staging)
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    So I recently had a home owner who hired us to Stage her Semi Custom Single Level Home home but would not allow us to hang anything.   To compensate we brought in tall plants.         We also brought in tall furnishings.       We where able to hang curtains.   What would you do?

By Linda D. Pufford, ASPM, Marin/Sonoma Home Stager
(Stage with Divine Style - Home Staging)
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With Divine Style was founded in 2005 by Linda D. Pufford. Linda started her business as a Professional Organizer and Interior Designer in 1988. Growing up Linda was surrounded by interior designers so she took naturally to interior design but it wasn’t until the passing of a family friend in 200...

By Linda D. Pufford, ASPM, Marin/Sonoma Home Stager
(Stage with Divine Style - Home Staging)
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I am in the process of preparing my website and one of the services I provide is Professional Organizing. So if anybody has time to make some comments or suggestions it would be appreciated.Professional Organizing is the art of developing systems that are custom tailored to your personality and n...

By Scott Dovala, Santa Rosa Mortgage and Home Loans
(Ascent Home Loans)
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Today the Senate defeated the anti-foreclosure bill 45-51/ The bill was intended to help homeowners keep their homes through the bankruptcy courts. In the bill was the so called cram down provision that allowed bankruptcy judges to reduce the principal on borrower's mortgages. This in turn would ...

By Linda D. Pufford, ASPM, Marin/Sonoma Home Stager
(Stage with Divine Style - Home Staging)
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So I am in the process of developing my website and am attempting to come up with catchy verb age to describe the services I offer. Does anyone have a suggestion?Wording for Real Estate Home Staging Page:Curb Appeal Home Staging (Free In Home Estimates)•    Your home may have what it takes on the...

By Scott Dovala, Santa Rosa Mortgage and Home Loans
(Ascent Home Loans)
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For many borrowers it has been a long and hard road over the past months to try to refinance their homes. Credit has been tight, mortgage companies are making it harder every day to qualify for a loan, and some borrower's mortgages are more than their homes are worth. But now there may be some re...

By kathleen bonham
(FHAllen, Sonoma Country and Vintage)
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REALTORS - AMBASSADORS FOR ENERGY EFFICIENCY? Sonoma County has recently announced a community action plan to generate discussion and education about the issues and challenges we face in dealing with the impact of global climate change. We are very proud of our county for initiating this undertak...

By kathleen bonham
(FHAllen, Sonoma Country and Vintage)
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   VINTAGE HOMES - MORE THAN JUST CHARMING! My first vintage home was a 1917 Edwardian built in the inner Richmond district in San Francisco. Since then I have owned 10 homes and renovated 6 of them, all of which were vintage. This may be considered an indicator of high mobility or mental derang...

By kathleen bonham
(FHAllen, Sonoma Country and Vintage)
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WILL BANKS BALK AT LOWERING MORTGAGE RATES?     Some reporters and analyst in the financial media are now saying mortgage rates will not decline appreciably despite the feds purchase of another trillion dollars in mortgage backed securities and federal debt. According to these sources banks have...

By Lynn Bowen, Lynn Bowen Broker Associate, Realtor®, CRS
(Artisan Sotheby's International Realty)
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With so many questions about what is selling and what is not and what prices these listings are selling for I figured I would start posting current market statistics.   This page contains local sales stats for Santa Rosa California Real Estate?   Following are the stats for the February 2009 mark...

By kathleen bonham
(FHAllen, Sonoma Country and Vintage)
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  The administration's plan for stemming the tide of foreclosures that has been drowning the housing market and threatening the entire economy has several elements. But its focus is on loan modification for homeowners who are under extreme financial stress or hold underwater mortgages. In essence...

By Gil Garcia, Rohnert Park,CA Real Estate
(Prudential California Realty)
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  Mega Open House  Sunday 3/8/09 1-4pm    2805 Marlow Ct Santa Rosa, CA 95403 $569,000 Room for Everyone! Cooks will love the spacious country kitchen w/ high-end appliances. Inlaid hardwood floors and tile make maintaining this meticulous home a breeze. Sunroom and living area wired for sound. A...

By Lynn Bowen, Lynn Bowen Broker Associate, Realtor®, CRS
(Artisan Sotheby's International Realty)
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With so many questions about what is selling and what is not and what prices these listings are selling for I figured I would start posting current market statistics.   This page contains local sales stats for Santa Rosa California Real Estate?   Following are the stats for the January 2009 marke...

By Scott Dovala, Santa Rosa Mortgage and Home Loans
(Ascent Home Loans)
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  “Seize the day, and put the least possible trust in tomorrow.”  Horace quotes (Ancient Roman Poet. 65 BC) The above words were never more true in today's mortgage climate. As I mentioned in my previous blog, "Refinance and Purchase Why Not Wait?", I explained why it was not wise to wait to lock...

By Scott Dovala, Santa Rosa Mortgage and Home Loans
(Ascent Home Loans)
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Every month the mortgage industry and also the federal government report whether mortgage applications have increased or decreased. Since the government has started purchasing loans, interest rates have fallen into the mid 4 to 5% range. This has brought about the opportunity many have been waiti...

By Scott Dovala, Santa Rosa Mortgage and Home Loans
(Ascent Home Loans)
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Many of you may remember or many of you may have not even known that months ago when the Fed issued the statement that they would be taking over Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac that interest rates dropped 5/8 to 3/4 of a point over night.  That had been a drop from 6.50% to 5.25%. Unfortunately, it on...

By Rhonda Nole
(Dryer Vent Wizard of the Greater North Bay Area)
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Dryer Vent Wizard was Awarded Diamond Certified Professional Status by the American Ratings Corporation      Dryer Vent Wizard of the Greater North Bay Area inspects, cleans, repairs, and installs dryer vents in residential and commercial buildings. Local owner Rhonda Nole has a background as a S...

By Scott Dovala, Santa Rosa Mortgage and Home Loans
(Ascent Home Loans)
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Everyday one can't pass a TV or newspaper stand without seeing a story on the spiraling economy, home prices, employees losing their jobs. You here it on the radio, standing in line for a coffee and even in restaurants.  The latter is what provoked this blog being written. As I sat enjoying my lu...

By Karen Curran
(Confident Mobile Notary Public Service)
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I am a mobile notary public service, serving the Santa Rosa area, Sonoma County.  I am licensed, bonded and insured.  I have 18 years of escrow officer expereince and and a Certified Loan Signing Agent through National Notary Association and 123 Notary. I am reliable, professional and accurate.  ...

By Karen Curran
(Confident Mobile Notary Public Service)
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I am a notary public and a loan signing agent in the Sonoma County area.  I love my work and was an escrow officer for 18 years, so I have signed many loan documents and have worked with many lenders with great respect to the field. I have a loan that I am trying to work with Countrywide on.  Act...

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