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By Robert A. Hulme, Home Listing Partner
(Home Buyer Realty Utah)
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Stop Cindy? I believe in Cindy Richards: During all my years of living in the city of Provo, since I was a freshman at BYU in 1970, I have not run across an individual who cares more about Provo than Cindy Richards.  Cindy has given her Heart and Soul to Provo.  I can't imagine Provo without Cind...

By Robert A. Hulme, Home Listing Partner
(Home Buyer Realty Utah)
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www.StopCindy.com  stopcindy.com - Making Provo work for you - Cindy Richards - Provo City Council stopcindy.com - stopcindy.com Cindy Richards has worked for 30 years in Provo, with neighborhoods, schools, businesses, and service organizations - to promote safe healthy neighborhoods, strong scho...

By Robert A. Hulme, Home Listing Partner
(Home Buyer Realty Utah)
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Utah County Home Shopper Wish List - Utah County Real Estate When you first start shopping for a new Utah County Home, usually you begin with a list of things that you must have.  Many times after you purchase your new Utah County Home you find that your wish list of features did not quite add up...

By Robert A. Hulme, Home Listing Partner
(Home Buyer Realty Utah)
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Utah County Home Buyer Credit Scores - Utah County Real Estate Utah County Home Buyer Credit Scores range between 300 and 850.  Usually scores above 600 are considered to be desirable for obtaining a home loan.  There are five main factors that are considered when your score is calculated. Paymen...

By Robert A. Hulme, Home Listing Partner
(Home Buyer Realty Utah)
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Utah County Home Loans - Down Payment Source Source of funds for your down payment and closing costs is one of the major concerns when it comes time to close on your Utah County Home Loan.  Lenders will require statements for the last two or three months on any of your liquid assets.  This includ...

By Robert A. Hulme, Home Listing Partner
(Home Buyer Realty Utah)
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Utah County Homes, Real Estate Purchase Contract (REPC) and Earnest Money - Utah County Real Estate The Utah County Real Estate Purchase Contract involves more than just price.  You will have to discuss personal property possession, rent, tests, inspections, closing dates and more.  The one term ...

By Robert A. Hulme, Home Listing Partner
(Home Buyer Realty Utah)
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Utah County Home Buyers, Get Pre-Approved First Buying your first home, maybe your second, well this can be a wonderful experience for you or this could be a disaster.  It all depends on how prepared you are when the process starts.  Utah County Home Buyer first step is getting Pre-Approved. Fina...

By Robert A. Hulme, Home Listing Partner
(Home Buyer Realty Utah)
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Utah County Home Selling Price Determination The Utah County home selling price is determined by taking into consideration a number of different factors.  First and probably the most important factor is the selling price of comparable homes in the homes selling area.  Other factors include the cu...

By Robert A. Hulme, Home Listing Partner
(Home Buyer Realty Utah)
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Home Buyer Beware (BAC) One of the most often used marketing tricks that Listing agents use to attract home buyers is a Buyer Agent Commission (BAC) that is larger than what is generally offered.  Generally speaking most home sellers offer a commission of 6 percent to the agents that assist to se...

By Alan Barker
(Boomerang Leads)
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Provo Real Estate had the largest decrease in number of homes sold in the county, decreasing 25 houses.  Median price dropped 12.39%, below $200,000.  Average sold price of homes in Provo had a small decrease of 2.5% but current average listings are up 33.7% higher than that. 

By Robert A. Hulme, Home Listing Partner
(Home Buyer Realty Utah)
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There are certainly some advantages and disadvantages to renting versus owning your own home.  When you rent, you are normally limited on what you can do to improve your home.  You have to get permission to make changes or improvement to the home.  It really doesn't make sense to paint, put in ne...

By South Utah County Realtor, Home Listing Partner
(Home Buyer Realty Utah)
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The overall appearance of your home is one of the major factors to consider when placing in on the market to sell.  The problem is, either you don't have or are not willing to spend the money to remodel.  There are some inexpensive things that you can do to give the appearance of success without ...

By Robert A. Hulme, Home Listing Partner
(Home Buyer Realty Utah)
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You can make drastic improvement to your home with spending very little money.  The number one way is to improve your lighting.  How old are your lighting fixtures?  Many of these fixtures are used every day, but are often ignored.  Changing these light fixtures can make a huge difference in the ...

By Robert A. Hulme, Home Listing Partner
(Home Buyer Realty Utah)
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FHA and VA Loans require special appraisal inspections.  These inspections are a little more detailed than inspections required on a Conventional loan.  The appraisers are required to perform certain minimum inspections as well as evaluate the market value of the property.  These  inspections are...

By Mark Watterson, Utah Real Estate
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We need Positive Price Action to confirm market bottom.  One month of price improve isn't sufficient to confirm the market bottom.  We need to see appreciation month over month for three months. PRICE ACTION   Other good signs in addition to positive price action is lower DOM (days of the market)...

By South Utah County Realtor, Home Listing Partner
(Home Buyer Realty Utah)
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Setting the list price for your home involves evaluating various market conditions and financial factors. During this phase of the home selling process, your REALTOR® will help you set your list price based on: •·         pricing considerations •·         comparable sales •·         market condit...

By South Utah County Realtor, Home Listing Partner
(Home Buyer Realty Utah)
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As a home buyer, it only makes sense to try and get the lowest rate possible when obtaining a Home Loan.  After all, the rate is the primary factor in determining your house payment.  But how do you get a low rate when applying for a home loan?  This is the primary question that most home buyers ...

By Alan Barker
(Boomerang Leads)
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Median sold price of homes in Provo increased one quarter of a percent and average sold price increased 13%.  There was a slight decrease in the number of Provo homes sold but they were still higher than County average.  There are 644 Provo homes currently on the market and 14.75 months of invent...

By South Utah County Realtor, Home Listing Partner
(Home Buyer Realty Utah)
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Mortgage fraud is the fastest growing white-collar crime in America today.  There are two types of Mortgage Fraud: fraud for property and fraud for profit. Fraud for Property, also known as Fraud for Housing, usually involves the borrower as the perpetrator on a single loan Fraud for Property. Th...

By Robert A. Hulme, Home Listing Partner
(Home Buyer Realty Utah)
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Most regions around the country are experiencing a housing market slump at the present time. Existing home sales have generally been falling since the beginning of the year and median home prices have also been dropping compared with their year-ago numbers. Property value appreciation has been sl...

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