huntington beach: What I Love About Being A Real Estate Agent - 11/11/12 04:28 AM
  What I love about being a Real Estate Agent  
There are several reasons why I like being a real estate agent such as staging, viewing homes, and helping the buyer envision possibilities. But here some of the main reasons I love working as a real estate agent in Orange County and beyond: Entrepreneurship – As I See It Being a real estate agent provides me the ability to work for myself and be my own boss. It allows me to set my own goals and act on my own inspirations. It allows me to set my own schedule and balance … (9 comments)

huntington beach: Undisclosed Short Sale Payments May Be Illegal - 03/16/10 08:29 AM
 

Important information provided by the California Association of Realtors
Undisclosed Short Sale Payments May Be Illegal
"Undisclosed payments in short sale transactions, especially those paid outside of escrow, may violate the law, including RESPA, laws against loan fraud, and licensing laws.  Short sale agents have increasingly reported to C.A.R. about requests for agents and their clients to pay junior lien-holders and others, oftentimes outside of escrow.
One common scenario is when a short sale seller's senior lender authorizes a payment of $3,000, for example, to extinguish a junior lien, but the junior lender demands that the buyer pays an … (14 comments)

huntington beach: Strategic Default - Why Walking Away Is Not The Answer - 03/11/10 07:26 AM

Recently, there have been reports claiming that a "strategic default" can be an appropriate and even beneficial reaction to an upside-down mortgage or impending foreclosure.  While this idea has spread rapidly, the truth is that a default is never an easy road to choose, and rarely is it ever strategic.  In fact, defaulting on your mortgage can be incredibly dangerous and irresponsible when handling the financial future of you and your family.  Unfortunately, the ramifications of a "strategic default" are rarely---if ever---explained, leaving many homeowners stranded on an island of misinformation.
If this is your situation, first understand that you … (4 comments)

 
Dori Kay, TEMECULA, CA Realtor® (REALTY ONE GROUP SOUTHWEST)

Dori Kay

TEMECULA, CA Realtor®

Temecula, CA

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Address: 41463 Margarita Road, Suite 100, Temecula, CA, 92591

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