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Real Estate Agent - THE CHAVEZGROUP AT COLDWELL BANKER PREVIEWS INTERNATIONAL
Southern California Real Estate information for buyers, sellers, investors and anyone looking for real estate news
RECENT BLOG POSTS
Your first thought is probably well did you have a good offer to begin with? The answer is YESSSS guaranteed! Mr. Veteran even agreed to pay for Lender required repairs if necessary, increased his deposit, agreed to the Bank's limited inspection and appraisal timeframes, and cross qualificati...
06/01/2010
WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT CASH   1. CASH IS GOOD WHEN GOING UP AGAINST OTHER OFFERS BUT ONLY WHEN IT IS THE BEST OFFER 2. MOST SELLERS DON'T UNDERSTAND THE DIFFERENCE UNLESS THE REALTOR EXPLAINS IT TO THEM 3. IT WILL NOT EXPEDITE A SHORT SALE APPROVAL ONE BIT, THE BANK COULD CARE LESS 4. IF...
02/09/2010
Well here's the truth America! Your favourite realtor hasn't been in the real estate business long! To be truthful it's only been about 2 years and a few months...that little time span is enough to tell you that it's been a struggle and I have learned so much in such little time. ...
10/09/2009
Without taking much time out of your day I would like to give an update of my local market here in Sunny Southern California. Buyers are off and running especially since prices were slashed last month. We went from $390,000 for a 3 bedroom 2 bath in March to $373,000 in April. With only 50 homes ...
05/12/2009
Turns out prices are dropping! Yes they have definetely dropped..... but sales have drastically increased take a look for yourself!                                     DOWNEY HOME SALES REPORT FEBRUARY 2009  Single Family Sales - Residential Other Statistics Price ClassBedrooms   2 OR Less34 Or M...
04/23/2009
COMPETING SELLERS CAN LEARN QUITE A FEW THINGS FROM BANKS WHEN LISTING IN TODAYS MARKET:   BECOME THE LOWEST PRICED COMPARABLE IN A 1/2 MILE RADIUS   TO ARRIVE AT PRICE DO A COMPARATIVE MARKET ANALYSIS INCLUDING 3 ACTIVES, 3 PENDINGS AND 3 CLOSED FOR THE LAST 3 MONTHS TO A MAXIMUM OF 6 MONTHS   D...
04/04/2009
I will start by saying I consider myself a very positive person, but I will immediately stop hoping and start knowing. You see I was hoping that the recession would end this year, I was hoping that Obama would save us, I was hoping that the housing market would recooperate, I was hoping families ...
03/03/2009
I don't mean it's getting hot as in weather here in sunny California, what I mean is the amount of buyers around the corner when another low priced foreclosure hits the market. It almost felt like I had a sticker on the back of my car that read: "FOLLOW ME TO A LOW PRICED REPO!"...
02/23/2009
THIS SHOULD HAVE BEEN TITLED : BASIS FOR WRITING  A CORRECT OFFER First you must understand that banks have decided on the price by having individual brokers give broker price opinions on the asset/property   You must also understand that brokers giving the bank a price opinion will sometimes giv...
01/27/2009
So I was previewing homes in my local market Downey, California and decided to snap a quick one with my Palm Treo........ hope you enjoy from the album cover of Now & Then And how it looked in the album Now and Then    
01/19/2009
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