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By Peter Florian
(501 Realty LLC)
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 The most recent Pending Homes Sales Index from the National Association of Realtors revealed that homes going into contract in February increased to their highest level since June 2013.The Pending Home Sales Index is a leading indicator for the housing sector, based on pending sales of existing ...
By Peter Florian
(501 Realty LLC)
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According to Nationwide’s recently unveiled, Health of Housing Market (HoHM) Report, the US housing market is at it’s healthiest levels since the index’s creation in 2001.The index analyzes the health of the housing market across the country and in 373 metro areas every quarter. Using the data th...
By Peter Florian
(501 Realty LLC)
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There has been a lot of discussion about how difficult it is to get a home mortgage in this market. There is no doubt that the process is not as easy as it was eight to ten years ago and that’s probably good news. However, it does appear that availability to mortgage money is increasing with each...
By Peter Florian
(501 Realty LLC)
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Matthew Rognlie, from the Department of Economics at MIT, recently released a paper: Deciphering the Fall and Rise in the Net Capital Share. One of the major findings of the report is that homeownership is and has been for the last fifty years a major component to family wealth.An article on the ...
By Peter Florian
(501 Realty LLC)
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In today’s market, where demand is outpacing supply in many regions of the country, pricing a house is one of the biggest challenges real estate professionals face. Sellers often want to price their home higher than recommended, and many agents go along with the idea to keep their clients happy. ...
By Peter Florian
(501 Realty LLC)
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Last week, we reported on the lack of housing supply and how that was impacting the real estate market. Today, we want to let you know what other industry experts are saying.Daren Blomquist, RealtyTrac Vice President:“It’s kind of a seesaw right now between supply and demand. One of the reasons f...
By Pamela Seley, REALTOR®, CA BRE #01824145 Real Estate - Call 951.491.4063
(West Coast Realty Division)
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Tomorrow I'm driving out to Redlands to show my clients a home. I'm looking forward to it because I haven't been to Redlands in a few years. When I worked in Moreno Valley, I often got calls to show property in Redlands.Redlands is a very desirable city to live in, especially for growing families...
By Bob Crane, Forestland Experts! 715-204-9663
(Woodland Management Service)
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Sometimes People Don’t Think Before Putting Up SignsWe had a long day of meetings near Wausau today and stopped by a Panda Express for dinner on the way home. On the way out of the restaurant my observant bride Sally Crane pointed out this little discrepancy that could lead to a lot of confusion ...
By Michael Jacobs, PasadenaCA Real Estate Representation 818.516.4393
(Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage)
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Soaking Up The Good Times In The Rain  It was quite a week in the rain...actually ActiveRain...and to be honest...it was eight days but I digress…  It started last Saturday when I met clients who contacted me because of a post they read...not just I saw you online or on the Internet but I saw you...
By John Meussner, Making Mortgages Easy Costa Mesa, CA 484-680-4852
(Total Mortgage Services, Conventional Loans, Jumbo Loans, FHA, 203(k), USDA, VA,)
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We'll discuss the differences between a mortgage broker & mortgage banker
By John Meussner, Making Mortgages Easy Costa Mesa, CA 484-680-4852
(Total Mortgage Services, Conventional Loans, Jumbo Loans, FHA, 203(k), USDA, VA,)
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Ask an Ambassador:  How to Come up with Blog Content       While trying to complete this month's cloudburst challenge, I had to do some digging for content.  Sometimes I'm flush with ideas, and sometimes I'm bust - there are days when I can sit down and create a decent blog post in a few minutes,...
By John Meussner, Making Mortgages Easy Costa Mesa, CA 484-680-4852
(Total Mortgage Services, Conventional Loans, Jumbo Loans, FHA, 203(k), USDA, VA,)
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The Fastest Way to Raise Credit Scores       Whether it's fair or not, when it comes to buying a house and planning out your financial future, there is one thing that will make everything else either much easier, or far more of a challenge: a FICO score.  With a high FICO score (above 740), apply...
By John Meussner, Making Mortgages Easy Costa Mesa, CA 484-680-4852
(Total Mortgage Services, Conventional Loans, Jumbo Loans, FHA, 203(k), USDA, VA,)
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Hammer Museum, Los Angeles CA 10899 Wilshire BlvdLos Angeles, CA 90024310-443-7000Tuesday-Friday 11am-8pmSaturday-Sunday 11am-5pmhttp://hammer.ucla.edu/       Last Sunday I was invited to attend the Hammer Museum in LA.  The Hammer is one of 3 public arts units of the school of Arts & Artchitectu...
By Tom Arstingstall, General Contractor, Dry Rot, Water Damage Sacramento, El Dorado County - (916) 765-5366, General Contractor, Dry Rot and Water Damage
(Dry Rot and Water Damage www.tromlerconstruction.com Mobile - 916-765-5366)
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 The Importance of Priming Siding Before Paint  Many of the problems that occur years after painting of siding is due to the fact that the bare wood was not primed. Applying a coat of primer to the wood siding will be a long way to help preserve the weather tight finish.  
By Christine Donovan, Broker/Attorney 714-319-9751 DRE01267479 - Costa M
(Donovan Blatt Realty)
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Things to Do in Costa Mesa - First Fridays Classic Car Show 5/1/15  On the first Friday of the month, there is a classic car show in front of the Costa Mesa City Hall.  The event is free. The next one is May 1, 2015 from 5:30 to 7:30.  The first 50 participants entering their classic cars in to t...
By Glenn Gaspar, Glenn Gaspar
(First American Team Realty, Inc)
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Foreclosed Homes for Sale in Orange County CA  Welcome to my bi-weekly Orange County, California Home Foreclosure Report.   This REO Blog provides you access to recently  listed properties for sale in the OC which can be viewed as a One Line Report or as a Brief Report which shares with you an im...
By Jackie Hillen, Tulare County ~ (559) 999-8088
(Melson Realty)
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You might be from Porterville California if you have an Annual Jackass Mailrun - and this year was the 54th!You might be wondering what exactly a Jackass Mailrun consists of - Here is the City of Porterville's description of the run:In 1961, as part of the City of Porterville Centennial Celebrati...
By John Meussner, Making Mortgages Easy Costa Mesa, CA 484-680-4852
(Total Mortgage Services, Conventional Loans, Jumbo Loans, FHA, 203(k), USDA, VA,)
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Friday Market Wrap - 4/17/15       I know, it's not Friday.  In some parts of the country, it's actually Sunday, but since our rates don't change over the weekend we're still OK.  Rates had a good week, and though the markets saw some volatility, it was a relatively calm week.  Rates are still si...
By Glenn Gaspar, Glenn Gaspar
(First American Team Realty, Inc)
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Homes for Sale: Los Angeles County Foreclosures  The Los Angeles County Bank Owned Home Foreclosure Report is now available.  Stay on top of this market with my bi-weekly REO Blog which posts you on newly listed bank owned homes for sale.  I invite you to preview these listings as a One Line Repo...
By Jennifer Fivelsdal, Mid Hudson Valley real estate connection
( JFIVE Home Realty LLC | 845-758-6842|162 Deer Run Rd Red Hook NY 12571)
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Today was the annual Chancellor Sheep and Wool showcase at the Clermot State Historic Site.  You could not have asked for better weather, and a perfect setting.  I took an hour out of my day for a bit of fun.This event was well attended and there were a variety of vendors and activities.    The s...
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