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By Matt Irvin, Experience & Dedication
(The Irvin Team~Remax Accord, Irvin Real Estate, Inc PM)
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Walnut Creek Community Information Welcome to the city of Walnut Creek, located in a beautiful part of California just miles east of the East Bay Region of the San Francisco Bay area. Uniquely, our area here is rich in resources, and gorgeous open space. In addition to the overall convenience fac...

By Rob Spinosa, Executive Loan Advisor, Marin Mortgage Broker
(RPM Mortgage, Marin County, CA)
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Sigmund Freud & Low Down Payment Jumbo Mortgages In psychology, projection is a form of defense in which unwanted feelings are displaced onto another person, where they then appear as a threat from the external world.  Now in a minute, I am going to ask you to relax and tell me a little bit about...

By Matt Irvin, Experience & Dedication
(The Irvin Team~Remax Accord, Irvin Real Estate, Inc PM)
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When is the right time to hire a property management company? 2017 is still new to us, but it is here and happening so let’s dive in strong! Happy New Year and happy investing to you in 2017. If you are a real estate investor, it is important to know current information of property management com...

By Matt Irvin, Experience & Dedication
(The Irvin Team~Remax Accord, Irvin Real Estate, Inc PM)
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Tips for Financing Your Investment Property 2017 is literally right around the corner. Do have a resolution to invest in the New Year, in Contra Costa County? 2017 is your time to shine and make your dreams and aspirations come true in the real estate market. Interest rates are remaining low and ...

By Laura Cerrano, Certified Feng Shui Expert, Speaker, Author&Artist
(Feng Shui Manhattan Long Island)
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Looking for a tasty treat while visiting Walnut Creek in California? Look not further then at A Sweet Affair Bakery. This little gem is family owned and operated. It was first established by Terry Babcock in 1984 and now run by his two daughters, Sarah and Jennifer. What keeps this bakery unique ...

By Matt Irvin, Experience & Dedication
(The Irvin Team~Remax Accord, Irvin Real Estate, Inc PM)
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Walnut Creek Chamber of Commerce Welcome to the Walnut Creek Chamber of Commerce! If you are a business professional, large or small, the benefits await. The chamber of commerce has so much to offer local businesses. They provide the business community with support, advocacy, education, and netwo...

By Matt Irvin, Experience & Dedication
(The Irvin Team~Remax Accord, Irvin Real Estate, Inc PM)
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Walnut Creek, California Walnut Creek is a large and important city in Contra Costa County, California that is essentially located in the East Bay region of the San Francisco Bay area. Neighboring cities such as Oakland are easily accessible and the area serves as a junction and hub for I-680 and...

By Matt Irvin, Experience & Dedication
(The Irvin Team~Remax Accord, Irvin Real Estate, Inc PM)
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Contra Costa County, California Contra Costa County is a large county located in California, primarily suburban and includes large cities such as Walnut Creek, Richmond, Concord, Martinez, and LaFayette. There are 19 active cities in this region which each have their own sub-communities. Martinez...

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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I am looking for a buyer in Antioch for this adorable condo. Please spread the word!2304 Peppertree Way, AntiochThis adorable 2 bedroom, 1 bathroom home is perfect for a first time home buyer looking for a well cared for condo with a need for convenience. There are restaurants, parks and shopping...

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 Matt Irvin, Experience & Dedication
(The Irvin Team~Remax Accord, Irvin Real Estate, Inc PM)
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Top Reasons to Invest in Multi-Family Properties As an investor, your best move is to invest in multi-family properties. Seems simple, the more you have the more potential you will make. There are several perks to investing in multi-family properties such as apartment complexes over single-family...

By Matt Irvin, Experience & Dedication
(The Irvin Team~Remax Accord, Irvin Real Estate, Inc PM)
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Invest in Multi-Family Housing Now- Real Estate Investing Last week, our blog was an introduction to what 1031 exchanges are. This week, we would like to talk about why it is a great idea as an investor to reposition your equity and invest in multi-family housing. Profit, profit, profit! That’s r...

By Mike Young, FHA 203k Consultant 707-812-7668
(203kOnLine.com, covering California & most other states)
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Sometimes the borrower can be his own worst enemyThat is right. I have a project going on right now. The borrower continued to get in the way, remove drywall on his own that wasn't in the scope of work. Remove the kitchen cabinets that wasn't in the scope. Both of these things became issues when ...

By Gene Riemenschneider, Turning Houses into Homes
(Home Point Real Estate)
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Pittsburg CA Home Prices – October 2016Pittsburg CA Home Prices continue on an upward trend, but have leveled off in the last couple of months. This may be a temporary leveling off after the extraordinary price increases in the spring (almost 10%). Pittsburg CA Homes are well priced homes that of...

By Jayne Combs NMLS#222444, Mortgage Loan Officer and NMLS Instructor
(AmeriFirst Financial, Inc.)
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