Tag Archives: amount of money

Discount Real Estate Service

Are you really receiving a discount in the end? There are many tempting ads out there for discounted or even FREE real estate listing services. Everything from “1%” or “3% total listing commission” to “Pay No Commission…because we’ll Buy it … Continue reading

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Wonderful World of Insurance Claims

Filing a claim means that something has gone horribly wrong at home. Maybe it’s damage from a storm, or a frozen pipe that burst, or some other unexpected problem. Whatever the cause, the damage was severe enough that you need … Continue reading

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Home Trend Dos & Don’ts

Sorry Folks…This Covid business has messed me up these last 2 years. I’m back now and ready to help. We’ve all seen plenty of trends in home decorating come and go over the years. Some of them look pretty nice … Continue reading

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Missed it by that much

Zillow, Trulia and other online real estate systems are great entertainment. For anyone who is just starting the process of purchasing or selling a home, and like to gather as much information as possible, they provide a loose idea, of … Continue reading

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Rents are Syrocketing!

Rents Skyrocketing & not coming down Any time soon In 20 years as a Realtor, I’ve NEVER seen a better time to Stop Renting & Buy a Home! Don’t take my word for it. Here’s what the experts have to say… … Continue reading

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More home buyers turning to social media

LOS ANGELES (June 26) – Reflecting the proliferating use of social media in today’s society, more home buyers are turning to social media in the home-buying process than ever, according to the CALIFORNIA ASSOCIATION OF REALTORS®’ (C.A.R.) “2014 Survey of … Continue reading

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A Home Purchase Loan that Includes Fixup Money

If you’re not finding the perfect home, have you thought about buying one that’s not so perfect and borrowing enough money to make it the perfect home? Here’s the solution: HUD (Housing & Urban Development) has government-backed loans available, that cover not … Continue reading

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Will my Score drop if I apply for new credit?

Unfortunately, many people may be losing out on homes, because they withhold credit information from lenders or landlords until they find the perfect place.  By this time it may be too late.  Knowing when to authorize the pulling of your credit can mean the … Continue reading

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One little √ could Cost $10,000s on a Home Purchase or Sale

No matter how hard the attorneys work to protect everyone in a real estate transaction, with longer & longer contracts, there will always be loopholes and/or room for deference in interpretation.   Real Estate transactions are fraught with danger, to anyone who … Continue reading

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Listing Your Home for the Highest Price Doesn’t always Net you more Money

Every seller wants the most amount of money for their home.  This is simply “Investing 101”.  “The more zeros the better”, to quote one seller.  Whether you are moving up to a larger home or retiring and doing something completely … Continue reading

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