ventura county short sale help: Estudio: El FSBO no ahorra la comisión en bienes raíces - 08/24/17 04:08 PM
 Una de las razones principales por las que el vendedor por su cuenta (FSBO por sus siglas en inglésFor Sale By Owner) no utiliza un agente de bienes raíces, es porque ellos creen que van a ahorrar la comisión que cobra un agente por poner su casa en el mercado y venderla. Un estudio nuevo de Collateral Analytics, sin embargo, revela que el FSBO realmente no ahorra nada, y en algunos casos tal vez les cuesta más, al no poner su casa para la venta con un agente.
 
En el estudio, ellos analizaron las ventas de las casas en una variedad de mercados en 2016 y el … (1 comments)

ventura county short sale help: Ventura County Mortgage Rate Update #TimeToBuy - 08/06/17 11:25 AM
Your home is probably the biggest asset you own. This is why you should hire a professional to guide you through all your real estate transactions. My goal is to help 24 to 28 families each year either buy or sell a home.
Weekly Mortgage Rate Update With little fresh news from global central bankers this week, the economic data was the primary influence on mortgage rates. Some reports were positive and some were negative. The net effect was that mortgage rates ended the week slightly lower.
THIS WEEK'S RATE TREND IS DOWN
 
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ventura county short sale help: ¡Tenga cuidado de no quedar atrapado en la trampa del alquiler! - 08/01/17 01:38 PM
¡Tenga cuidado de no quedar atrapado en la trampa del alquiler!  01 01UTC agosto 01UTC 2017  First Time Home Buyers, For Buyers    Hay muchos beneficios de ser propietario de vivienda. Uno de los principales es la capacidad de protegerse del aumento en los alquileres al asegurar sus costos de vivienda por la vida de su hipoteca.
 
No quede atrapado Un artículo reciente de ConsumerAffairs aborda el continuo aumento en los alquileres, indicando que:
“El costo de poner un techo sobre su cabeza sigue aumentando. No solo son los precios de las viviendas que siguen aumentando, pero el costo de alquilar subió 0.5 % en junio”.
Además, … (0 comments)

ventura county short sale help: #TimeToBuy Be Careful Not to Get Caught in The Rental Trap! - 08/01/17 01:35 PM
Your home is probably the biggest asset you own. This is why you should hire a professional to guide you through all your real estate transactions. My goal is to help 24 to 28 families each year either buy or sell a home.
Be Careful Not to Get Caught in The Rental Trap! There are many benefits to homeownership. One of the top benefits is being able to protect yourself from rising rents by locking in your housing cost for the life of your mortgage.
Don’t Become Trapped  A recent article by ConsumerAffairs addressed the continuous rise in rents, stating:
“The cost of putting … (0 comments)

ventura county short sale help: The Boring Economy Is Good For Ventura County Home Sellers #TimeToSell - 08/01/17 01:23 PM
Your home is probably the biggest asset you own. This is why you should hire a professional to guide you through all your real estate transactions. My goal is to help 24 to 28 families each year either buy or sell a home.
The Boring Economy  by Mark Schniepp
August 2017
Ho Hum
A year ago I made the assessment that the economy was boring, growing at a lackluster pace but growing steadily nonetheless and generating higher asset values, more jobs, more spending and rising confidence by consumers in the U.S. economy.
Just recently, Moody’s economist Mark Zandi picked up on … (0 comments)

ventura county short sale help: Más vale ‘comprador’ en mano que ciento volando - 07/26/17 10:42 AM
Más vale ‘comprador’ en mano que ciento volando  26 26UTC julio 26UTC 2017  For Sellers   En el mercado de los vendedores actual y altamente competitivo, donde hay más compradores que casas para ellos comprar; algunos vendedores pueden sentir como que la pelota está en su campo.
 
Y podría ser correcto cuando se trata de elegir: que oferta van a aceptar, la fecha del cierre, o aun que mejoras el vendedor está dispuesto a hacer a la casa antes de venderla.
Una cosa que tener en cuenta es que, siempre hay una línea que no se debe cruzar.
Las tasas de … (0 comments)

ventura county short sale help: 3 consejos para tener éxito en el mercado de bienes raíces actual - 07/19/17 12:04 PM
3 consejos para tener éxito en el mercado de bienes raíces actual  19 19UTC julio 19UTC 2017  First Time Home Buyers, For Buyers, For Sellers, Move-Up Buyers   En el mercado de bienes raíces actual y altamente competitivo, donde los niveles de inventario no se mantienen al día con el flujo constante de la demanda de los compradores, hay pasos que usted puede tomar para asegurar que está más preparado para el éxito al comprar una casa.
 
Estos 3 consejos que vamos a ampliar hoy provienen de un ‘blog’ reciente de Trulia, titulado “The skinny on skinny Inventory”.
Este preparado “Los compradores de casa deben hablar con … (0 comments)

ventura county short sale help: Ventura County Home Values Are Finally Treading Water #TimeToSell - 07/15/17 08:48 AM
Your home is probably the biggest asset you own. This is why you should hire a professional to guide you through all your real estate transactions. My goal is to help 24 to 28 families each year either buy or sell a home.
Are We Finally Treading Water?? 
Graboske said. “Over the past year, we’ve seen a 35 percent decline in the total underwater population, with a 16 percent decline in that population over the first three months of 2017 alone. Home prices rose 2.3 percent in the first quarter, as compared to 1.8 percent over the same period last year, helping … (0 comments)

ventura county short sale help: The 5 Greatest Benefits of Ventura County Homeownership #TimeToSell - 07/13/17 06:07 PM
Your home is probably the biggest asset you own. This is why you should hire a professional to guide you through all your real estate transactions.
Recently, Freddie Mac reported on the benefits of homeownership. According to their report, here are the five benefits that “should be at the top of everyone’s list.”
Homeownership can help you build equity over time. Your monthly payments will remain stable. You may have some tax benefits. You can take pride in ownership. Homeownership improves your community. Let’s expand on each of Freddie Mac’s points:
Homeownership can help you build equity over time. Every three years, the Federal Reserve conducts a Survey of … (0 comments)

ventura county short sale help: Propietarios: Su casa debe ser vendida DOS veces - 07/12/17 12:51 PM
Real Estate with  CHRIS B JOHNSON COMPRA? VENTA? CONTACTO PÁGINA PRINCIPAL IDIOMA    Propietarios: Su casa debe ser vendida DOS veces  12 12UTC julio 12UTC 2017  For Sellers   En el mercado de la vivienda actual, donde la oferta es muy baja y la demanda es bien alta, el valor de las casas está aumentando rápidamente. Muchos expertos están pronosticando que el valor de las casas podría apreciar más de otro 5 % durante los próximos 12 meses. Uno de los principales desafíos en un mercado así es la tasación del banco.
 
Si los precios son altos, es difícil para los tasadores … (0 comments)

ventura county short sale help: Ventura County Home Values, Your Home Must Be Sold TWICE? #TimeToSell - 07/12/17 11:23 AM
Your home is probably the biggest asset you own. This is why you should hire a professional to guide you through all your real estate transactions.
In today’s housing market, where supply is very low and demand is very high, home values are increasing rapidly. Many experts are projecting that home values could appreciate by another 5%+ over the next twelve months. One major challenge in such a market is the bank appraisal.
If prices are surging, it is difficult for appraisers to find adequate, comparable sales (similar houses in the neighborhood that recently closed) to defend the selling price … (0 comments)

ventura county short sale help: Ventura County Average Days on the Market Drops to Under 35! - 07/07/17 11:33 AM
Your home is probably the biggest asset you own. This is why you should hire a professional to guide you through all your real estate transactions.
  Median Days on the Market Drops to 27! [INFOGRAPHIC] Some Highlights: The National Association of REALTORS® surveyed their members for their monthly Confidence Index. The REALTORS® Confidence Index is a key indicator of housing market strength based on a monthly survey sent to over 50,000 real estate practitioners. Practitioners are asked about their expectations for home sales, prices and market conditions. Homes sold in less than a month in 24 out of 50 states, and Washington D.C. Homes typically … (4 comments)

ventura county short sale help: Agradezca que no tiene que pagar la tasa de interes de papá y mamá - 07/05/17 11:13 AM
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Agradezca que no tiene que pagar la tasa de interes de papá y mamá  05 05UTC julio 05UTC 2017  First Time Home Buyers, For Buyers, Interest Rates, Move-Up Buyers   Las tasas de interes han rondado alrededor del 4 % por la mayoría de 2017, lo que ha dado a muchos compradores un alivio por los precios de las casas en aumento y ha ayudado con la asequibilidad. Los expertos predicen que las tasas van a aumentar para finales de 2017 y estarán cerca de tres cuartos de punto porcentual más altas. En 4.5 % para finales de 2018.
 
La semana … (0 comments)

ventura county short sale help: Oleada de ventas de las casas ya existentes entrando al verano - 06/30/17 10:25 AM
Oleada de ventas de las casas ya existentes entrando al verano [infografía]  30 30UTC junio 30UTC 2017  For Buyers, For Sellers, Housing Market Updates, Infographics    
Algunos aspectos destacados: Las ventas de las casas ya existentes alcanzaron el tercer nivel más alto este año, en mayo. El inventario de casas para la venta ha caído 8.4 % desde el año pasado, marcando el 24° mes consecutivo de descensos año tras año. El economista principal de NAR, Lawrence Yun tuvo esto que decir: “Aquellos que pudieron cerrar una casa el mes pasado probablemente se sienten feliz y aliviados. Las casas para la venta en el rango de … (0 comments)

ventura county short sale help: Ventura County Home Sales Surge into Summer #TimeToSell #ChrisBJohnson - 06/30/17 10:09 AM
Some Highlights: Existing Home Sales reached their third highest mark this year in May. Inventory of homes for sale has dropped 8.4% since last year, marking the 24th consecutive month of year-over-year declines. NAR’s Chief Economist, Lawrence Yun had this to say: “Those able to close on a home last month are probably feeling both happy and relieved. Listings in the affordable price range are scarce, homes are coming off the market at an extremely fast pace and the prevalence of multiple offers in some markets are pushing prices higher.” Categories Distressed PropertiesForeclosures For Buyers Down Payments First Time Home Buyers Move-Up Buyers For SellersFSBOs … (2 comments)

ventura county short sale help: 75% of Ventura County Homeowners Think Now is a Good Time to Sell! - 06/29/17 09:53 AM
The National Association of Realtors (NAR) recently released the findings of their Q2 Homeownership Opportunities and Market Experience (HOME) Survey. The report covers core topics like, “if now is a good time to buy or sell a home, the perception of home price changes, perceived ability to qualify for a mortgage, and [an] outlook on the U.S. economy.”
The survey revealed that 75% of homeowners think now is a good time to sell, compared to 70% last quarter. This is a considerable increase from more than a year ago when 66% agreed.
Even though homeowners believe that now is a good time to sell, many have not … (0 comments)

ventura county short sale help: We remember those who courageously gave their lives for our freedom - 05/29/17 11:23 AM

                                                                
Week Ahead: Update on Economic Conditions in the Beige Book The Summary of Commentary on Current Economic Conditions by Federal Reserve District, otherwise known as the Beige Book, will be released this Wednesday. The book, released eight times a year, gathers anecdotal information on current economic conditions in its District through Bank and Branch director reports and interviews with key business contacts, economists, market experts, and other sources. Summarizing this information, the Beige Book … (2 comments)

ventura county short sale help: Bank Owned REO Coming Soon! 263 E Cedar Street, Oxnard - 05/28/17 01:31 PM

This home has so much potential and is located in a wonderful neighborhood close to Schools, Parks and Shopping. Bank Owned Home Coming Soon to the Xome.com online auction site.
Oxnard, 93033 is good place to be a buyer. See the full report Forecasting Values. . Home values in this area are expected to increase 6.3%, one year from now.
93033 Home Prices & Values ZILLOW HOME VALUE INDEX  $419,700 6.3% 1-year change
3.1% 1-year forecast
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ventura county short sale help: Was Your Tax Return Depressing? Owning a Home Could Help #TimeToBuy - 04/22/17 05:30 PM
Many Americans got some depressing news last week; either their tax return was not as large as they had hoped or, in some cases, they were told they owed additional money to either the Federal or State government or both. One way to save on taxes is to own your own home.
According to the Tax Policy Center’s Briefing Book -“A citizen's guide to the fascinating (though often complex) elements of the federal Tax System” - there are several tax advantages to homeownership.
Here are four items, and a quote on each, from the Briefing Book:
1. Mortgage Interest Deduction “Homeowners who itemize deductions may reduce … (1 comments)

ventura county short sale help: The California Housing Crisis, There Is Not Enough For Sale? - 07/05/16 04:56 AM
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In the Los Angeles area, fewer than one in four households headed by persons in their 20s or early 30s — known demographically as “millenials” — can afford to buy the median-priced home, which now goes for just over $500,000.
Overall, just 34 percent of households in the L.A. metropolitan area can afford that same home. Which means that in the housing department, it only helps a little to be older … (4 comments)

 
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