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2013 brings new protections to California homeowners, primarily to those who are trying to prevent their properties from being repossessed. This legislation represents a win-win for citizens and...

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As you might suspect, people often ask me: “is it a good time to buy real estate?” or “has the market begun to turn around yet?”. The answer is a resounding ‘Yes!’ and recent statistics from the...

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One of the federal government’s most-important financial relief efforts for underwater homeowners went into effect as of November 1st.  Some key points about the program…

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With low home prices and interest rates at historically low levels, the past several months have brought a renewed vigor to the real estate market by home buyers and investors alike.  However,...

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While the shortage of available homes for sale in California continued in September, the median price reached its highest level in more than four years according to the California Association of...

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Calif. median home price snapshot for July 2012:

·     All California: $333,860
·     Highest median home price by region/county: Marin, $845,860
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With favorable housing prices and interest rates at historic lows, it makes sense that more and more people are looking once again to purchase real estate - either for their primary residence or...

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Treasuries and mortgages doing slightly better this morning as the stock indexes slightly weaker. At 9:30 the DJIA opened -47, NASDAQ -16; the 10 yr note +5/32 at 1.57% -1 bp; 30 yr mortgage...

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As the prices for real estate in Los Angeles County continue to provide high affordability for potential buyers, a new survey shows more Americans are turning in mortgage applications. The...

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