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Julie Chroust at Bay Equity Home Loans in Walnut Creek offers convenience, choice, value, and professional expertise. I specialize in finding you the best loan for your individual needs. And I'm with you every step of the way. Not to mention we have the BEST INTEREST RATES.
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 If you’ve decided to buy a home this spring, your challenge will be not just finding a home you like, but also beating out all the other homebuyers who like it and want to make an offer on it, too. The number of bay area homes for sale is low, and particularly in the price ranges desired by firs...
03/07/2017
I write this blog today to share with you a wonderful experience.I have recently met a wonderful Realtor in my area who was referred to me by another one of my Realtor partners.  We have just started to get to know one another and I told her that I work much different than most lenders and she wi...
10/27/2012
Often times buyers miss the point in the beginning of an Escrow that choosing a lender with amazing customer service, constant updates, tight communication and knowledge of local ordinances HOLDS THEIR WEIGHT IN GOLD.  Some buyers feel the need to shop endlessly for the "BEST RATE", which sometim...
03/24/2012
Mixed Use Properties financed using FHA's 203(k) LoansWhat is Mixed Use?  Simply put, a mixed use property is any real estate that has a combination of both residential and commercial units.Many people don’t realize that they can purchase a mixed use property using FHA's 203(k) Rehab Loan.  Many ...
12/15/2011
Getting More Important Things Done You should start your day by tackling the biggest, hardest and most important task of the day. In short: Do the worst first and resist the temptation to start with the easier tasks. This is the central message of Brian Tracy's bestselling book, "Eat That Frog: ...
01/23/2011
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The Learning Edge The ability to adapt, learn and grow within your work environment is a key habit of success. In his book, "The Learning Edge," Calhoun W. Wick outlines a simple and effective blueprint for self-improvement called the S.M.A.R.T. plan. It is a practical approach to promoting and ...
01/23/2011
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The key differentiator between good and great companies is Level 5 leadership. This is the premise of Jim Collins' best-selling book Good to Great: Why Some Companies Make the Leap ... and Others Don't. The following criteria are used to identify the sustained excellence of Level 5 leadership: co...
01/22/2011
How to Hold Successful Power Meetings The ability to host a concise business meeting and keep it on track is essential to productivity. Begin by establishing objectives. List what they are and then distribute them in advance. This will prepare attendees for what to expect and enhance their abilit...
01/22/2011
Getting Full Value for Your Time Most time-management gurus teach the art of getting organized and focused to become more productive. But even if you're the most organized, get-it-done-now salesperson on the planet, there's still a limit to the number of customers you can see and deals you can c...
01/22/2011
The lead component of teamwork is a common goal. All team players must agree with the goal and pursue it with unrelenting commitment. The common goal serves as the long-range vision and should override any short-term failures. The long-range vision gives team players direction and confidence, and...
01/22/2011
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