real: Questions, questions, questions
- 11/13/09 12:43 AM
My industry has seen more changes in the last 20 months than I have seen in the last 20 years. I just take all of the changes that come down the pike and I roll them into my business and move on. I usually have a pretty sunny disposition but sometimes it just gets to me....
A big question these days is what loan to use and why. There is a basic rule of thumb here that if you want to put less than 10% down, then FHA is a better loan for you and if you want to put 10% (6 comments)
real: What is up with this crazy market !?!
- 09/10/08 06:58 PM
Everyone knows that this is terrible real estate market, right? WRONG! It is true that it may not be the best time to sell a home. It is true that there are a lot of foreclosures and short sale homes on the market for sale that are helping to drive prices down.... Hello people, that means that there are plenty of opportunities to buy a home for a great price and walk away a big winner.
The best advice I can give in this market is don't wait for the bottom. Why, you ask?
You can only see the bottom (0 comments)
real: Sonoma County market statistics for March 2008
- 04/01/08 01:30 AM
Some interesting statistics about the market right now for Sonoma County CA as of March 14th, 2008. My appraiser put these numbers together for me to get an idea of what is going on in each section of western Sonoma County (basically, along the hwy 101 corridor). A short sale is when a seller plans to sell a home for less than what is owed on the home and the bank agrees to take less than what they are owed. An REO is a home being sold by a bank's Real Estate Owned department. The banks only own real estate after they have (5 comments)
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