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Real Estate Definition - Escrow - 06/27/12 10:42 PM
Real Estate Definition - Escrow In California and some other states, real estate transactions are settled with the aid of an escrow company and escrow officer. Escrow is a term that is often misunderstood. This following article from CENTURY 21 Award blog and should clarify the terminology. "Escrow is the timeframe during which an independent third party, known as the escrow officer, receives and disburses money and documents according to the contractual terms of the agreement. The officer's job it is to maintain the integrity of the contract agreed to by the buyer and the seller, remain neutral and to collect all documents relating to the (1 comments)
What Is A Short Sale? - 06/22/12 09:31 PM
What Is A Short Sale? Here's a good article from our CENTURY 21 Award blog. While short sales are still prevalent, many people are still unsure of the definition. A property is sold as a short sale when the balance of the loan exceeds the selling value of the property (the property is under water or upside down). Each short sale is different, but generally speaking they will follow this path: The sellers enlist the help of a real estate agent. The agent will come up with an asking price by creating a .CMA Once an offer is received, it is (0 comments)
Lake Forest Condo For Sale $219,900 - 06/20/12 12:37 AM
Lake Forest Condo For Sale $219,900 Take a peak at this quick video of a good deal on a condo in Lake Forest, CA. Located close to all of the community ammenities and transportation, this condo is a Fannie Mae / HomePath property that can be purchased with 3% down, no monthly mortgage insurance and no appraisal fee.
Thanks for viewing this video about a condo for sale in Lake Forest, CA. My name is John Alesi, a REALTOR with Century 21 Award, the #1 franchise in the system selling homes and condos in Lake Forest, CA
Open House Ladera Ranch Potters Bend - House For Sale - 06/01/12 11:11 AM
Open House Ladera Ranch Potters Bend - House For Sale - Find your dream home in Ladera Ranch This Saturday, 1:00-4:00pm, this beautiful, upgraded detached condo will be available for your visit. 12 Filedhouse, Ladera Ranch, CA 92694
Turnkey, upgraded, detached Potters Bend home in family-friendly Ladera Ranch with 3 bedrooms and bonus tech space. Beautiful custom hardwood floors, designer lighting, fireplace and built-in speakers grace the bright, open foyer and great room. Large kitchen with breakfast nook features granite counters and full back splash, stainless steel appliances, extra-large stainless steel sink and new designer faucet. Thoughtful upgrades (0 comments)
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