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Setting The Bar - Another Look Back at 2005By John Occhi, Hemet REALTOR Yesterday I described in detail how I pulled together the numbers I am analyzing - which is in essence a look at all of the listings that Expired from the Hemet MLS in the year 2005.  The reason for 2005 is all of the data w...
How to Sell Your Hemet Home at the Highest Possible Price By JOHN OCCHI, HEMET REALTOR This is one of the "Free" Reports that I have written that I provide to my seller clients.  Often this  report will end up in a Pre-Listing Package, before I meet with a potential seller. **********************...
PRICE YOUR HOME TO SELL Part 4 of 5BY JOHN OCCHI, HEMET REALTOR®Originally posted to this BLOGLast time we looked at trends in the market and several principals that  govern the behavior of the Hemet Real Estate Market.  In this installment, we will examine what happens to a home that enters the ...
Fingers in the Cookie John Occhi, Hemet REALTORHave you heard the word as to what is likely to happen to your homeowners insurance?  That's right the rates are going down and that has to be reason to celebrate.The California Insurance Commissioner, John Garamendi will be our new Lieutena...
What Has Happened in Hemet, During the Past Two Years?A  Quick Look back to 2005 - A Place to Set the Barby John Occhi, Hemet REALTORAs the year winds down and the final figures are on their way to "the books", it's time to take a close look at what has happened.In order to fully look back at 200...
Should You Own Your Home? The American Dream Of  Homeownership Isn't Right For Everybody... Or Is It?by John Occhi, Hemet REALTORWhen you are ready to buy your first home you will often find yourself full of anxiety , trying to determine if you are making the right decision.  You go through all o...
How to Sell Your Home in Today's Buyer Market, part 2 of 2by John Occhi, Hemet RealtorThird Party Inspections: The Key to Setting Yourself Apart from the PackEvery bona-fide real estate transaction in California is required to have disclosures completed and inspections of the property integrated ...
PRICE YOUR HOME TO SELL Part 3 of 5BY JOHN OCCHI, HEMET REALTOR®Originally posted to this BLOG This is the third installment of the report I prepare for my sellers, but confidentially share with my buyers.  I advocate that only the seller can set the price, my job is to provide them with the educ...
Here is one of the "Special Reports" that I make available to my buyers...How to Buy Your First Home... the Easy Way! Avoid the 10 Most Common, Painful, Frustrating Mistakes First-Time Home-Buyers John Occhi, Hemet REALTORBuying your first Hemet home - or any home for that matter, can be ...
How to Sell Your Home in Today's Buyer Market, part 1 of 2by John Occhi, Hemet RealtorI first published this article in November 2006 on my original blog.  It is rather lengthy , so I have decided to re-post it here as a 2 part article.It should be pretty obvious to anyone who has any interest in...