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Crescent City Real Estate Agent Assists Veteran Home Buyers - 07/30/10 02:40 AM
Crescent City Real Estate Agent Assists Veteran Home Buyers - If you are a veteran, thank you for your service to our country. As the mother of a captain in the army and an Iraqi War Veteran I am proud to assist those who have served our country in the United States Military. I have experience working with VA programs and the special requirements and documents that can go along with these loans. I can recommend lenders who specialize in VA loans and who have a proven track record of professionalism, efficiency and are knowledgeable and capable of completing the VA transaction (1 comments)
Home Prices Not Expected to Bounce Up...Duh! - 07/28/10 05:38 PM
Home prices not expected to bounce up...well, duh! - Why the duh? Per RealtyTrac: 1 in every 411housing units received a foreclosure filing in June 2010 Per HousingWire: The level of foreclosures starts in mortgages owned by Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac, the government sponsored enterprises (GSE), is at its highest point ever in 2010 as the rate of new foreclosures continues to increase. Per the Associated Press: Thought the housing crisis was over? Not quite. Homes are expected to lose still more value in many metro areas over the next year. Parts of the country already pummeled by the housing crisis (7 comments)
Don't Change a Thing Until Your Escrow Closes - 07/08/10 01:24 AM
Don't change a thing until your escrow closes. What does that mean exactly? Don't charge anything on your credit cards Don't get married Don't get a divorce Don't purchase a car Don't change jobs Don't start attending school If you're attending school already, don't take out additional student loans Don't borrow any money Don't retire In short...DON'T CHANGE ANYTHING. Why not? Underwriters are checking their list and checking it twice. It is becoming common for an underwriter to rerun credit and do additional verification of facts right up to funding. A little change, like deciding to retire or purchasing a car (41 comments)
Crescent City/Del Norte County Real Estate Market Report - June 2010 - 07/07/10 01:51 AM
Crescent City/Del Norte County Market Report for June 2010 - Encouragement for sellers I'm going to write an encouraging market report for a change. Don't get overly excited, however... The median price was still low at $145,000 for residential listings sold in Del Norte County for June, however, there were 19 sales, the most in one month so far this year and two sales over $300,000, one for $435,000 and the other for $356,000 (an REO). The home that sold for $435,000 has an ocean view and sold for $115 a square foot, down from the high of a few years ago (1 comments)
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