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By Bob Willis, Orange County & L.A. County Real Estate Agent
(Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices California Properties)
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While previewing bank owned properties in Whittier today, I came across two pretty good deals.  Imagine a Whittier single family residence for under $190,000, that is actually in move-in condition.  There is a nice, small home near Whittier High School, that is listed for less than $185,000.  Of ...

By Bob Willis, Orange County & L.A. County Real Estate Agent
(Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices California Properties)
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The top eight ways to find your home in Whittier are: Search on my website at http://www.southerncalhouses.com.   Create a Listingbook account, where you can do your own searches, just like an agent.  This service is the favorite of all my clients.  Go to http://myhome.listingbook.com. To request...

By Bob Willis, Orange County & L.A. County Real Estate Agent
(Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices California Properties)
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Top 10 Things I Love About Whittier Wednesday evening Family Fair.  Runs March - October. Farmers Market, every Friday, 9:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.  Runs March - October. Whittier Area Genealogical Society (WAGS).  If you are a family genealogist, you will love WAGS.  It has regular meetings, as well a...

By Bob Willis, Orange County & L.A. County Real Estate Agent
(Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices California Properties)
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People have asked me, "Bob, why do they call you the ‘King of Bank Owned Properties'"? Well, you've heard of the King of Pop.  You can call me the King of BOP (Bank Owned Properties).   Other real estate agents in the City of Whittier have started to call me the King because they always see my bu...

By Bob Willis, Orange County & L.A. County Real Estate Agent
(Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices California Properties)
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A colleague in my office lists REOs on a regular basis.  Yesterday, while driving through my neighborhood, I saw his sign in front of a house that I hadn't seen before.  So, I stopped and called him to get the particulars about the property.  I wanted to know when it would go into the MLS, what t...

By Bob Willis, Orange County & L.A. County Real Estate Agent
(Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices California Properties)
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REO Report for Whittier California - November 2008 As of today, December 3, 2008, there are 93 bank owned homes for sale in Whittier. There were 37 REOs sold in the month of November, at an average price of $336,521 which is 100.87% of the average asking price.  The chart at the bottom half of th...

By Bob Willis, Orange County & L.A. County Real Estate Agent
(Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices California Properties)
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Are you tired of searching the Internet for your home?  Wouldn't you like it done for you automatically?  My FREE home finder service takes all the work out of it for you by sending you all the listings of your choice via Email on a daily, weekly or monthly basis. Interested in Whittier real esta...

By Bob Willis, Orange County & L.A. County Real Estate Agent
(Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices California Properties)
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Bank Foreclosures in the Greater Whittier area, including the cities of Whittier, La Habra, La Habra Heights, La Mirada, Santa Fe Springs and Norwalk. FREE list of bank owned properties. Receive a free computerized printout. Free list with pictures of bank foreclosure properties. FREE RECORDED ME...

By Bob Willis, Orange County & L.A. County Real Estate Agent
(Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices California Properties)
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Whittier Friends of the Library will be holding their semi-annual Book Sale on November 14-15, 2008.  The Friends will be bringing out tons of books out of storage for this special sale. Hours of the Sale: November 14:  9:00 a.m. - NoonNovember 15:  10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.  The sale will be locate...

By Bob Willis, Orange County & L.A. County Real Estate Agent
(Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices California Properties)
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Have you ever heard that Whittier, California is in the San Gabriel Valley?  After all, The Whittier Daily News is also published as the San Gabriel Valley Tribune, which I read as a teenager when I lived in Covina, the center of the San Gabriel Valley.  It is unfortunate that the owners of the S...

By Bob Willis, Orange County & L.A. County Real Estate Agent
(Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices California Properties)
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The latest numbers from Real Data Strategies on home sales in Whittier and La Mirada are just amazing.  Home sales have jumped tremendously in the past couple of months.  It looks like buyers have finally concluded that now is the time to buy, before prices start going up again. I can personally ...

By Bob Willis, Orange County & L.A. County Real Estate Agent
(Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices California Properties)
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I would like to let you know about my new web site dedicated to real estate in Whittier and surrounding communities.  It is called www.WhittierWelcomesYou.com.  It is a great new website for Whittier, La Habra, La Habra Heights, La Mirada, Norwalk and neighboring cities.  Whittier is a jewel of a...

By Bob Willis, Orange County & L.A. County Real Estate Agent
(Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices California Properties)
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The other night one of the agents in my office stated that we are now in a sellers' market for homes under $400,000.  I had been coming to that conclusion slowly, but it really became apparent when he said it. Here are the facts for homes selling in Whittier, CA: Well-priced homes under $400,000 ...

By Bob Willis, Orange County & L.A. County Real Estate Agent
(Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices California Properties)
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I attended an estate sale in Palm Park on Sunday, at 11067 Lorene Street.  I was there as the Realtor®, greeting any people who seemed interested in purchasing the home.  Since the focus of the estate sale was to move the items inside the house, and not the house itself, the Realtor® station was ...

By Bob Willis, Orange County & L.A. County Real Estate Agent
(Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices California Properties)
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Have you ever noticed how many people go to estate sales?  TONS!  That's right, estate sales draw people like honey draws bees. My affiliate, Phil Fabian, owner of Estates by Phil Fabian, will will organize and hold an Estate Sale at the property, bringing in hundreds of people to buy their furni...

By Bob Willis, Orange County & L.A. County Real Estate Agent
(Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices California Properties)
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Shortly after the first part of 2008 I switched brokerages to Prudential California Realty Whittier.  The Whittier real estate company where I formerly kept my license had decided to close its office in Whittier.  Since my home town is Whittier, it is where I was born, and it is where I do the ma...

By Bob Willis, Orange County & L.A. County Real Estate Agent
(Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices California Properties)
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Here is a quick look at the real estate market in Whittier, California for October 2007. Single Family Residences The level of active homes for sale in Whittier rose to 963 at the end of the month of October.  One hundred six houses were in escrow, and only 47 single family residences sold.  Octo...

By Bob Willis, Orange County & L.A. County Real Estate Agent
(Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices California Properties)
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Whittier, CA Market Report By Bob Willis, Whittier, CA REALTOR®Whittier, CA Real Estate          Here is a quick look at the real estate market in Whittier, CA.  Single Family Residences The level of active homes for sale in Whittier rose to 960 at the end of the month of August.  Eighty-eight ho...

By Bob Willis, Orange County & L.A. County Real Estate Agent
(Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices California Properties)
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Weekly Family Fair in Uptown Whittier is the Place to Go for Fun, Food and Shopping In the summertime, you will often find me on Wednesday evenings in Uptown Whittier, walking up and down Greenleaf Avenue during the Weekly Family Fair.  The street is blocked off and filled with vendors under cano...

By Bob Willis, Orange County & L.A. County Real Estate Agent
(Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices California Properties)
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Whittier, CA Market Report - July 2007 Whittier, CA Market ReportBy Bob Willis, Whittier, CA REALTOR®Whittier, CA Real Estate          Here is a quick look at the real estate market in Whittier CA.  Single Family Residences The level of active homes for sale in Whittier rose to 858 at the end of ...

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