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By Matt Irvin, Experience & Dedication
(The Irvin Team~Remax Accord, Irvin Real Estate, Inc PM)
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Multi-Family- Looking Ahead to 2017 2016 has been a good year with interest rates and benefits for real estate investors especially when using 1031 exchanges to your investing benefits. Multi-family housing has become in demand because it is a great way to invest in real estate by having more ten...
By Matt Irvin, Experience & Dedication
(The Irvin Team~Remax Accord, Irvin Real Estate, Inc PM)
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Buying Small Apartments The bigger the deal, the bigger the risks are. Therefore, starting small with buying small apartment complexes may be the best option for you. The benefits for a new investor are great. You can get a loan easier, or participate in a 1031 exchange as we like to talk about i...
By Matt Irvin, Experience & Dedication
(The Irvin Team~Remax Accord, Irvin Real Estate, Inc PM)
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Rules and Exceptions to 1031 Exchanges Recently, we have been blogging about general information and benefits of participating in 1031 exchanges as an investor. It can sometimes be heavy information although a fairly simple concept, and a great opportunity in your real estate endeavors. Now, it i...
By Valerie Crowell, Broker Associate
(Keller Williams)
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The Bay Area housing market this summer was actually quite slow compared to previous years. Summer months are typically booming for the housing market so this was most definitely not what people, especially those working in real estate had anticipated, especially with such a solid Fall and Spring...
By Matt Irvin, Experience & Dedication
(The Irvin Team~Remax Accord, Irvin Real Estate, Inc PM)
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1031 Exchanges- Why the time is NOW There is no doubt about it, the time is now to learn more about and participate in 1031 exchanges. A 1031 exchange is an excellent use of the tax system, in the form of a deferment that has made many investors very successful. 2016 is becoming known as the best...
By Matt Irvin, Experience & Dedication
(The Irvin Team~Remax Accord, Irvin Real Estate, Inc PM)
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Grow Your Wealth- Invest in Real Estate, Contra Costa County, CAIt is a commonly known fact that investing in real estate is a great way to grow your wealth. Some even say it’s the best way. But the kind of investing that you are doing is the key factor. Homeowners see purchasing their home as an...
By Chris Freck, EstaR Mortgage, A Bilingual Brokerage
(EstaR mortgage)
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Rent Payments Can Really Add Up!No matter how much you pay in rent, you might be surprised what it adds up to over the years. Investing your money is a wiser financial choice. With the current home prices and mortgage rates, this is an excellent time to look into buying your own home in Walnut Cr...
By Jayne Combs NMLS#222444, Mortgage Loan Officer and NMLS Instructor
(AmeriFirst Financial, Inc.)
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It's been 3 months since TRID came into effect.  How has your experience been thus far?  How has it affected your closings?
By Matt Irvin, Experience & Dedication
(The Irvin Team~Remax Accord, Irvin Real Estate, Inc PM)
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Real estate investment is key to diversification.  What does that mean?  Stocks and bonds are what people typically think of when it comes to a financial portfolio.  But to truly diversify, you should consider investing in real estate.Real Estate Investment = Diversification of AssetsYour company...
By Matt Irvin, Experience & Dedication
(The Irvin Team~Remax Accord, Irvin Real Estate, Inc PM)
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The Federal Reserve is the United States' central banking system.  They are the ones that have kept interest rates low since the financial crisis of 2008.  This is where lenders look to when they determine base interest rates.  The latest jobs report last month was better than expected.  Many fin...
By Matt Irvin, Experience & Dedication
(The Irvin Team~Remax Accord, Irvin Real Estate, Inc PM)
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Many companies offer a "Know Your Numbers" campaign as part of their health care package.  Employees get a quick check of their blood pressure, heart rate, cholesterol and glucose levels.  This helps you get a picture of what your general health looks like at that moment.  Then you know where you...
By Matt Irvin, Experience & Dedication
(The Irvin Team~Remax Accord, Irvin Real Estate, Inc PM)
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Financial activist and author Robert Kiyosaki has stated that "real estate investing, even on a very small scale, remains a tried and true means of building an individual's cash flow".  You've decided that you want to start building your real estate portfolio.  You've bought a nice piece of prope...
By Matt Irvin, Experience & Dedication
(The Irvin Team~Remax Accord, Irvin Real Estate, Inc PM)
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Have you picked up your pumpkin yet for Halloween?  Its not too late.  October 31st is still nine days away.  East Bay pumpkin patches have everything you need to make your jack-o-lantern the best it's ever been.  There are several different patches to choose from.  And each offers so much more t...
Walnut Creek, CA Active Homes for Sale as of 10/7/15 Are you looking to buy a home in Walnut Creek, CA? You're probably wondering how much are the homes selling for in Walnut Creek, CA ? How long does it take to see homes in Walnut Creek? Before you start driving aimlessly around Walnut Creek, CA...
By Valerie Crowell, Broker Associate
(Keller Williams)
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Real estate has been quite favorable for sellers recently, with homes selling for above asking all over the Bay Area, including in Walnut Creek. This is primarily due to the lack of inventory. With all of the hype around this being a sellers market, there is also reassurance for buyers out there,...
By Valerie Crowell, Broker Associate
(Keller Williams)
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Pending home sales in California saw the first double-digit annual increase in three years in February and also the largest gains since the housing crisis. According to a report from the California Association of Realtors, pending home sales increased by 15.6 percent year over year in February, ...
By Valerie Crowell, Broker Associate
(Keller Williams)
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  The market has been pretty quiet among many Bay Area cities over the last few months of 2015, including Walnut Creek. Home sales declined in all nine Bay Area counties in the first month of 2015 which was the the result of limited affordability, according to a report released by the California...
By Dale Corpus, Realtor - San Ramon, Danville, Dublin & Pleasanton
(Realty ONE Group BMC Associates)
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Walnut Creek California - Homes, Schools and Community Of the city of Walnut Creek lies directly over the intersection of I680 and Highway 24 just north of Danville in Contra Costa County. It 60 miles east of Oakland and the San Francisco Bay area and serves as a hub for the neighboring cities wi...
By Valerie Crowell, Broker Associate
(Keller Williams)
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The number of Bay Area homes on the market tightened as 2014 ended and continue to in the first month of 2015. According to the California Association of Realtors December home sales and price report, the months’ supply of inventory for single-family homes across the Bay Area dropped to 1.7 in D...
By Valerie Crowell, Broker Associate
(Keller Williams)
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Let's put this myth to bed. For the last six months all I have been hearing is the everybody wants to wait until Spring 2015 to do something.   I think that is a mistake and I will tell you why. How many agents or so-called experts tell you that December is a terrible time to sell?  Most do.  Thi...

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