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October 2011 Real Estate Newsletter from The Shannon Jones Team - 10/24/11 06:17 PM
OCTOBER - 2011 Newsletter Housing Trends eNewsletter The Shannon Jones team is happy to present the latest issue of the Housing Trends eNewsletter. This eNewsletter is specially designed for you, with national and local housing information that you may find useful whether you’re in the market for a home, thinking about selling your home, or just interested in homeowner issues in general. The Housing Trends eNewsletter contains the latest information from the National Association of REALTORS®, the U.S. Census Bureau and Realtor.org reports, videos, key market indicators and real estate sales statistics, a video message by a nationally recognized economist, maps, mortgage (1 comments)
Long Beach Real Estate Market Update - October 2011 - 10/19/11 06:12 PM
Here’s a look at the latest real estate market numbers for Long Beach, California: Currently, there are 705 single family homes with an average list price of $546,415. In the first three quarters of 2011, 1585 homes sold, compared to 1652 during the first three quarters of 2010. The average price for a single family home during the first nine months of 2011 was $400,480, compared to $416,840 last year. And while sales and sales prices went down a little, the average market time lengthened slightly, from 72 days on the market last year to 81 this year. Based on recent sales (0 comments)
Has Your House Declined In Value? You May Be Eligible for a Property Tax Reduction! - 10/14/11 08:52 PM
If your Los Angeles County home has declined in value, you may be eligible for a reduction to your property taxes. Most homeowners are aware that the values of single family homes and condos throughout the state have been declining in recent years, but they may not be aware that the decline means they can save money on property taxes. California law allows for a temporary reduction in assessed value when a property suffers a "decline-in-value." A decline-in-value occurs when the current market value of your property is less than the assessed value as of January 1. The assessed value is the (1 comments)
Short Sales Shouldn't Be For Everyone! - 10/11/11 09:08 PM
We all know the majority of short sale transactions don't ever close. They drag on and on, frustrating everyone before they finally end up as foreclosures. Certainly a big factor in the failure of many short sales is that most banks don't make getting an approval easy. After all, they don't like to lose money. But there's another major impediment to getting a short sale transaction closed and that's the lack of experience, training and common sense of some Realtors. As a Long Beach short sale Realtor, I've learned to successfully navigate my way through the short sale process. Our success rate of 95% plus (7 comments)
Price Reduced on Coto de Caza Home! - 10/11/11 07:17 PM
The price has been reduced on this great home in prestigious Coto de Caza. Now offered at just $635,000, 29 Altimira is located in the Meritage area, convenient to golf and hiking trails. In addition to three bedrooms, it features a loft area, a family room, and a detached casita. To view a virtual tour of this home, visit www.ShowMeHome.com. If you'd like to schedule a private showing, give The Shannon Jones Team a call at 562-896-2456. This home is a short sale and all terms of the sale, including price are subject to lender approval. The Shannon Jones Team is (0 comments)
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