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Worst U.S. States for Thanksgivings (1)

11/24/14 •

Would you be surprised to know that Ohio won the title of The Most Miserable State to Spend Thanksgiving by an overwhelming margin? The good news for us here in California is that we came in way down the list at number 39! Thanksgiving is the time of year when Americans gather together as families […]

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We’re Five Years Old & Celebrating with a Call for Contributors (6 Comments)

We just hit a major milestone- turning five years. In the online world – this is probably the same as dog years, which makes us 35 years old in online counting! Well – it feels that way! Why – because we have become an established California real estate destination.

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Market Share of First-Time Buyers Hits 30 Year Low (3)

11/21/14 •

Recently we’ve seen sales go up, foreclosures and mortgage rates go down and lending standards begin to ease, yet something is still not right in the real estate market. Despite these recent improvements, a new study has found that first time buyers’ market share has dropped to a 30 year low, leaving many to wonder […]

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Are You Better Off Fixing Your Current Home or Buying a New Home? (2)

11/18/14 •

By Sandy Flores, Broker Santa Ana College, Community Services Program There is neither a specific answer nor one size fits all! There are plenty of considerations to review. First of all, your financial ability and market demands are some of the factors to survey before deciding if it’s wiser to find a new dream home […]

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Foreclosures Across California Reach Eight Year Low (1)

11/14/14 •

While California’s real estate market has remained flat throughout the year, recent changes have revealed that things may be making a turn for the best. In addition to September’s jump in sales, a new study has found that foreclosures across California have hit their lowest mark in over eight years – the latest sign that […]

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Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac Set to Ease Lending While Rates Fall to Year Low (1)

11/11/14 •

In recent weeks we’ve seen home sales jump, foreclosure starts drop and most recently mortgage rates have hit a yearly low. It would seem that things are beginning to look a little brighter for markets across California, but the good news doesn’t end there. Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac have recently reached a deal to […]

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