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I just read a notice from our Jefferson City MO Area Board of Realtors. I copied it. See below. News You Can Use for June! SIGNIFICANT CHANGE TO HOPE PROGRAM!Under the Home Ownership Purchase Enhancement (HOPE) program, MHDC provides incentives up to $1,750 to encourage Missourians to purcha...
WCR meeting The speakers today in our meeting gave us the happenings in Jefferson City & Cole County. They spoke of Adrians Island, the new Animal Rescue facility, the unexpected high use of the Greenway & other Parks, our good streets, recycling, a new hazardous waste site, new jail, and many ...
Who says the market is bad? Over the weekend, my buyer made an offer on a property. Concurrently another buyer made an offer on the same property. One had to lose and one had to win. Fortunately my buyer won. The subject property had been on the market approximately 30 days. We looked at it when ...
Home Buyer Tax Credit Got word that the U.S. Senate passed a bill extending the closing date deadline for the home buyer tax credit from 6/30/10 to 9/30/10. This applies to already pending residential property closings that were under contract prior to 5/1/10. Next the bill goes to the House for ...
Rural Development Loans Central Bank in Jefferson City, MO said they can make Rural Development Loans now in anticipation of the money being appropriated. From what I understand, the money should be available in October.
I just finished GRI 412 today in Sunrise Beach MO. Tom Lundstedt presented an excellent program "Profit from Investment Property". Some of the highlights I gleaned from this class: before buying any investment property fill in a pre printed form called "Investment Property Worksheet" (it is a ...
Inconceivable, the 15 yr interest rates today were 4.25% and the 30 yr. rates were 4.875%. What a time to buy! Currently there is an oversupply of homes for sale and the owners of those homes are competitively priced.