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Elk Grove Short Sale - What is Short Sale Contingent? - 06/28/11 04:45 PM
Elk Grove Short Sale - What is Short Sale Contingent? One of the first questions I usually get from short sale buyers in Elk Grove is "What does short sale contingent mean?" Short sale contingent means that the seller has already accepted an offer on their home but they are still waiting on their lender to approve the short sale. While waiting for the short sale approval, the MLS listing is labeled "short sale contingent" and will not actually be "pending" until the bank issues an approval letter. Here is my latest short sale contingent home in Elk Grove: 10026 Blossom Ridge in Elk (0 comments)
It's great news for the buyer and seller of 1212 Newmark Ave. in Folsom CA! This week we received a HAFA approval for a short sale on both the 1st and 2nd loan. The buyer is anxious to close escrow and is aiming for closing within the next 20 days. By participating in HAFA, the seller of this Folsom short sale is eligible for $3,000 to assist with moving expenses. If you are interested in a HAFA short sale in Folsom, it's important to apply or have your short sale agent assist (0 comments)
Is it Logical to Live in a Shipping Container? - 06/17/11 01:43 PM
Is it Logical to Live in a Shipping Container? Most think of shipping containers as simple metal boxes used to transport goods across the ocean. Not me! I think of shipping containers as the coolest home building material out there. Termite proof, hurricane proof, recycled material, and just plain great to look at, hopefully shipping container homes are here to stay! Do you think it's logical to live in a container home?
Meet Logical Homes, a Southern California container home builder. Architect Peter DeMaria is a true visionary and container home pioneer. His mission is to "make progressive residential architecture more accessible." (9 comments)
Rocklin Short Sales - Are They Successful? - 06/15/11 11:00 AM
Rocklin Short Sales - Are They Successful? Selling your Rocklin home as a short sale can sound daunting. With so many misconceptions regarding short sales, it leaves some sellers wondering if they are even worth it or can be successful. As a Rocklin short sale agent, I am constantly finding better, quicker, and more streamlined ways to help my clients short sale their home. Take a look at Rocklin short sale success for last month:
Rocklin short sales that actually SELL are up almost 20% from the same time last year. Also interesting are the amount of pending short sales. Pending (1 comments)
Do You Want to SELL Your Home in Granite Bay? I Have a $900K Buyer! - 06/14/11 12:09 PM
Do You Want to SELL Your Home in Granite Bay? I Have a $900K Buyer! You'd think a buyer willing to spend up to $900K would have an easy time finding a home to buy. Not if that buyer wants to live in Granite Bay CA! Believe it or not, there is actually a shortage of suitable homes for sale in Granite Bay.
You may be thinking that this buyer has unrealistic expectations for a Granite Bay home. My client, a job transfer from Southern California, actually has reasonable requests. He's looking for a 5 bedroom (or 4 bedrooms with an office), 3,500+ square (0 comments)
Elk Grove Real Estate Market - Elk Grove Realtor Allan Sanchez - 06/13/11 11:15 AM
Elk Grove Real Estate Market - Elk Grove Realtor Allan Sanchez We are in the midst of the real estate selling season. So how does the Elk Grove real estate market look? Here are the latest Elk Grove real estate trends and reports:
Check out the pending sales in Elk Grove! With 407 homes pending, pending sales are way up. They've increased 15% since last month and over 62% last year. This means that buyers are writting offers and jumping off the fence. They believe prices are near bottom. Sold homes in Elk Grove also increased over 9% since last (1 comments)
Who Pays Commission in a Short Sale - Rocklin Short Sale Agent Allan Sanchez - 06/08/11 01:20 PM
Who Pays Commission in a Short Sale - Rocklin Short Sale Agent Allan Sanchez Yesterday I met with a client who wanted to short sale his Rocklin home. He had several short sale questions, especially when it came to the new MARS disclosure that sellers must sign before listing their home as a short sale. As a seller with a ligitimate financial hardship, his biggest questions was "Who pays the agent's commission during a short sale?"
MARS came about to try to prevent shady characters, like quick loan-modification companies, from scamming distressed sellers and collecting up front fess. As a Rocklin short (0 comments)
Short Sale Roseville - 1520 Impressionist Loop - Short Sale Agent Allan Sanchez - 06/08/11 12:39 AM
Short Sale Roseville - 1520 Impressionist Loop - Short Sale Agent Allan Sanchez Here is my newest Roseville short sale! 1520 Impressionist Loop is a 4 bedroom, 2.5 bath home in West Roseville with 1,495 square feet. It has some great upgrades including tile floors, stainless appliances, and granite counter tops. With a great Roseville location, just off HWY 65, it's a great home for $225,000.
If you're considering a Roseville short sale, it's important to consult with a Roseville short sale agent. Short sales are much more complex than traditional sales, so using an agent with short sale experience (2 comments)
Short Sales Rocklin - Short Sale Realtor Allan Sanchez - 06/07/11 12:44 PM
Short Sales Rocklin - Short Sale Realtor Allan Sanchez It's important to know that all Rocklin short sales are not alike. Short sales will affect people in different ways based on their hardship, financial situation, and other assets. If you are considering selling your Rocklin home as a short sale, it's important to learn the facts and consult with an experienced Rocklin short sale Realtor. See if you qualify for a Rocklin short sale. 2629 Catalina Court - Rocklin Short Sale SOLD by Short Sale Realtor Allan Sanchez
5820 Pebble Creek Drive - Rocklin Short Sale Contingent by Short Sale Realtor Allan Sanchez (1 comments)
Here is my newest Wilton short sale. 10941 Cecatra Drive is a beautiful ranchette on 3 acres. This home has 3 bedrooms, 4 baths, a 3 car garage, and over 3,600 square feet. It also has a large built-in pool. This Wilton short sale is offered for $425,000. Short sales are not like traditional equity sales. In a short sale, sellers owe more on their home than it's currently worth. Beacause they have to sell, they need their lenders approval in order to successfully complete a short sale. The short sale process is at times, intense. It's important to use (2 comments)
Take a look at my newest Wachovia short sale in Elk Grove. 10026 Blossom Ridge Drive is a 4 bedroom, 2 bath home with 1,659 square feet. It has laminate wood floors, nice carpet and paint, and is listed for $200,000. Wachovia has a good reputation as short sale bank. Their short sale process works as long as you're working with an experienced short sale agent who can adhere to strict time lines, neat paperwork, and directions. When picking a short sale agent, you want a tough negotiator who can go (0 comments)
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