anchorage realtors: Anchors Aweigh Boat Show in Anchorage - 02/07/12 07:42 AM
Beginning this Thursday, February 9th and continuing on through the weekend until Sunday, February 12th, 2012, the Dena'ina Civic and Convention Center will be hosting the Anchors Aweigh Boat Show in Anchorage.  The Alaska Marine Dealers Association and the Coast Guard are just a few of the organizations that will be on hand offering safety and education classes throughout the event.  Several financial institutions will also be available to discuss payment options for buying your very own boat through one of the many specials going on at the boat show.
I know how long the winters here in Anchorage can be.  … (1 comments)

anchorage realtors: Stop Renting! Buy an Anchorage Home Now! - 08/23/11 06:31 AM
Stop Renting!  Buy an Anchorage home now!  Anchorage home prices continue to be more affordable, interest rates remain low and inventory levels are still good.  But why should you own an Anchorage home instead of renting one?  I'm glad you asked.  Here are a few things to consider when deciding to stop renting and start buying:
How long will you be in your Anchorage home?  The longer you wish to reside in a specific area, the more likely you should buy a home.  When you're a homeowner, the money you pay in your monthly mortgage goes towards paying down your principal, giving … (0 comments)

anchorage realtors: Is Now the Time to Buy an Anchorage Home? - 02/15/11 07:47 AM
With Anchorage home prices remaining relatively steady, inventory levels high and interest rates beginning to creep up (hovering just over the 5% mark), is now the time to buy an Anchorage home?  Many buyers have been trying to time their Anchorage real estate purchase at the "bottom of the market".  No one can predict where that is or when that will be.  Instead of looking at what the Anchorage real estate market WILL do, consider WHAT YOU WANT from homeownership.
I want to live in one area for a period of time.  Owning a home is still a sound investment, especially for those … (0 comments)

anchorage realtors: Free Fun in Anchorage - 01/19/11 07:37 AM
Downtown Anchorage is offering several free events to the public during the first part of 2011.  Bring the family or your date and your ice skates to downtown Anchorage every Friday evening and Sunday afternoon until the end of February 2011 to enjoy free ice skating in Anchorage.  Enjoy Date Night Skate on Fridays from 5pm to 9pm.  The Performing Arts Center will allow all skaters to warm up in their facilities between skating as well as use of their bathrooms.  Sunday afternoons are reserved for Family Skate sessions from 1pm to 4pm.
In addition to free skating, visitors to the downtown Anchorage area … (0 comments)

anchorage realtors: How Long After a Foreclosure Can I Finance Another Home? - 07/06/10 01:00 PM
If you are like many people over the last couple of years, you may have found yourself in dire financial straits and unable to keep your home.  But now you have picked yourself up, dusted yourself off and thought about diving into the Anchorage real estate pool again.  But, are you wondering how long after a foreclosure do you have to wait before you will be able to finance another home?  I've got the answers for you right here.
Typically, if you have your home foreclosured on or handed over to the lender under deed-in-lieu of foreclosure, you won't be eligible … (1 comments)

anchorage realtors: Loan Modification Scams - 06/02/10 10:01 AM
With the economy taking such a hard hit in the last few years, several people find themselves in the unhappy position of needing to modify their loan terms in order to avoid a possible foreclosure.  Unfortunately, with the recent loan modification programs that have been put in place, there have also been an onslaught of loan modification scams.
Freddie Mac, Fannie Mae, the Lawyers Committee for Civil Rights Under Law, Neighbor Works America and other agencies have banded together to create their own Loan Modification and Scam Prevention Network to help warn people of loan modification scam artists and help point … (2 comments)

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Pauline Hofseth

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Anchorage, AK

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Pauline Hofseth is an Alaska Realtor who specializes in helping buyers and sellers of real estate in Anchorage, Birchwood, Chugiak, Eagle River, Peters Creek and Girdwood.
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