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Short sales are like a box of chocolates... - 09/14/10 01:39 AM
I found this blog very funny and true. Since short sale involves the bank (processor) and the investors (people who owns the loan), there are a lot of events that are not controllable or predictable by the agent. This article speaks for my short sale experience. Via Jerry Murphy (Long Real Estate):
In the past I've written several blog posts here on Active Rain about short sales. And I'll still stand by my proclamation that NO ONE is a short sale "expert". How can anyone be an expert on a topic or in a field that is constantly shifting, where the rules (2 comments)
For Sale Or For Rent? - 09/14/10 01:22 AM
Homeowners who relocate or move up to another home often wonder whether to sell or to rent the old one. Here are 2 questions to ask: I. Do you making money if you sell your home? First thing you need to consider is whether you are making profit from the selling of your home or not. If you are making profit, you may need to look into the tax aspect. If you live in the same house for the past 5 years, each spouse can claim up to $250,000 profit tax free or $500,000 for both of you. For each year (2 comments)
Sales Remains Strong In Phillips Ranch - 09/06/10 09:06 AM
Sales Remains Strong In Phillips Ranch Sales remains strong for the month of August in Phillips Ranch. 27 properties for sale, of which 8 of them are short sales, 21 pending, and 16 houses sold. Inventory level is still very low at 1.3 months supply. Phillilps Ranch is highly sought after by buyers for it's quiet garden like setting, excellent schools and easy access to 57, 71, 210, 10 & 60 Fwys. (0 comments)
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