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By Stephanie Anson, Estates | Homes | Land | Investments
(Anson Properties)
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My Gainesville Home Need Repairs, Can I still Short Sale? Gainesville FL- The answer is YES. Repairs do not hinder you from short selling your Gainesville home. It may be an issue to some realtors, but it should depend on how badly it needs repairs. The fact is, it will not be a big deal to your ...

By Stephanie Anson, Estates | Homes | Land | Investments
(Anson Properties)
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3 mistakes to avoid when short selling your Gainesville home Gainesville FL- Short sale is a very complex process. It is quite confusing to those who are unfamiliar with its dos and don’ts. Many people have a hard time understanding short sale-- and there are even agents who lack the necessary kn...

By Christine Bohn, The Bohn Team, Gainesville FL
(RE/MAX Professionals)
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It’s time to get our brain and budgets in gear for Back-To-School 2012, and take advantage of our Florida Sales Tax Holiday this weekend.  Starting at 12:01 am Friday, August 3rd. No sales tax will be collected on many items for your back-to school shopping. Here in Alachua County, that’s a savin...

By Christine Bohn, The Bohn Team, Gainesville FL
(RE/MAX Professionals)
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Gainesville Florida Single Family Homes Sold Market Report – June  2012 Here are the statistics for Gainesville Florida single family homes real estate market for the  April, May and June 2012. This chart below shows you the number of CLOSED SALES for the months of  April 2012 , May 2012 and June...

By Christine Bohn, The Bohn Team, Gainesville FL
(RE/MAX Professionals)
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Here is the Gainesville Fl Condominium Market Report  for June 2012 that shows (3) Month Statistics on the Gainesville Florida Condominium & Townhouse Market.   These charts reflects the April, May and June 2012 data of units sold.  This data is compiled from the Gainesville Multiple Listing Serv...

By Dave Gibbs, Broker Assoc, e-PRO, ABR, Green
(Coldwell Banker M.M. Parrish Realtors )
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With advances in technology, decreased component costs, more experience with building designers and contractors......the guidelines for meeting the Energy Star certification change over time. Version 3 of the EPA Energy Star guidelines have just gone in to affect as of 7/1/12. According to V3 gui...

By Stephanie Anson, Estates | Homes | Land | Investments
(Anson Properties)
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Gainesville Short Sale Cost Gainesville FL- If you think your life would be most livable without worrying for mortgage dues per month, then a short sale might just be the kind of rescue you needed to get rid of a home you can no longer afford. You might have been considering short sale for a long...

By Dave Gibbs, Broker Assoc, e-PRO, ABR, Green
(Coldwell Banker M.M. Parrish Realtors )
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The acronym H.E.R.S. is now being seen with increasing frequency. It stands for Home Energy Rating System. The Gainesville Alachua County Association of Realtors is now including the ability to record the H.E.R.S. index (now recognized by the Department of Energy) as well as virtually all other ...

By Dave Gibbs, Broker Assoc, e-PRO, ABR, Green
(Coldwell Banker M.M. Parrish Realtors )
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I thought long and hard before deciding to dedicate myself to doing something like writing (and maintaining) a blog. To do it right requires an investment of my time and consistency. To do it right is a dedication to you, the viewer and consumer of the information. As a senior Broker Associate w...

By Stephanie Anson, Estates | Homes | Land | Investments
(Anson Properties)
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It is of much importance to have a comprehensive understanding on the short sale process. So if you are an investor, listing agent, homeowner, or the buyer’s agent, make sure you are knowledgeable in every detail of the process, this ensures the transaction is well facilitated. Always make it a p...

By Stephanie Anson, Estates | Homes | Land | Investments
(Anson Properties)
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Once the initial short sale criteria has been established, you should understand that there are many possible outcomes of the short sale. This is the most important thing to emphasize, there are NO guarantees. Both parties will do the best to get the short sale closed, but there are no guarantees...

By Stephanie Anson, Estates | Homes | Land | Investments
(Anson Properties)
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Most of the sellers I have had contact with are good people who fell upon hard times and many of them are embarrassed about the down spiral of their credit. It is unfortunate that many of them have to borrow money or exhaust their savings just to pay their mortgage dues, in hopes to postpone the ...

By Stephanie Anson, Estates | Homes | Land | Investments
(Anson Properties)
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The following are crucial questions that determine the presence of a financial hardship: 1. Why do you need to short sale? 2. Did you try to get a loan modification from your lender? If yes, how did it go? 3. Why was your loan modification turned down? 4. Have you tried to work out a deed in lieu...

By Stephanie Anson, Estates | Homes | Land | Investments
(Anson Properties)
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Important Tip: Ensure you have made any misrepresentations on your mortgage application for your original note, home equity line or second notes. If they misrepresented their income in any way, it may be considered a mortgage fraud. If they have done this, advise them to refer to their attorney. ...

By Captain Wayne - Rowlett Real Estate School, Rowlett Real Estate School / Owner and Instructor
(Rowlett Real Estate School)
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If you are looking to a Real Estate School in Gainsville Florida to take your online real estate course, you've come to the right place.  Rowlett Real Estate School is a full service real estate school serving Gainsville Florida with Florida State Approved, Fully Accredited Real Estate Courses On...

By Stephanie Anson, Estates | Homes | Land | Investments
(Anson Properties)
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If the short sale is approved, explain the following possible outcomes to the seller: - All liens will be released, in full satisfaction of mortgage with no conditions. - Full satisfaction of mortgage with a small or large amount of contribution from the seller. - Full satisfaction of mortgage wi...

By Stephanie Anson, Estates | Homes | Land | Investments
(Anson Properties)
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There are good attorney in Florida who can delay foreclosures only if you need to complete a part of the short sale process. Gainesville short sale agents do not suggest taking a listing and negotiating a short sale for homeowners who are about to lose their property in the same week as it is lis...

By Stephanie Anson, Estates | Homes | Land | Investments
(Anson Properties)
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Gainesville Residents are Not Scared by the Housing Crisis In a study conducted by Integra Realty Resources, an independent real estate valuation firm, 75% of Americans still aspire to own a home and considers home ownership as one of life’s major goals. This population of home-dreamers is based ...

By Stephanie Anson, Estates | Homes | Land | Investments
(Anson Properties)
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Is your Mortgage Lender and Where you Bank the Same - How many of us truly sit down and read every document we sign when we have a stack of papers sitting in front of us and we have some place better to be? This is all too common, especially in Gainesville Real Estate, Car purchases, signing up n...

By Stephanie Anson, Estates | Homes | Land | Investments
(Anson Properties)
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Federal Housing Administration’s (FHA) secretary, Shaun Donovan, announced that the agency will be selling off distressed mortgages in bulk. This move attempts to prevent foreclosure for thousands of homeowners and shed those seriously delinquent home loans. Every time a new announcement comes fr...

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