Ray's Ramblings

Real Estate Agent - CENTURY 21 The Neil Company Real Estate - CA 01246324 OR 201207489
As active professionals, we need to take some time off to recharge our batteries.  Some say that they can't afford to take the time off but I say you can't afford not to take time off.  When I get stuck in a rut I know I have to do something else other that real estate.  My two main distractions ...
LETTER FROM A FARM KID, Dear Ma and Pa,I am well. Hope you are.   Tell Brother Walt and Brother Elmer the Marine Corps beats working for old man Minch by a mile. Tell them to join up quick before all of the places are filled. I was restless at first because you got to stay in bed till nearly 6 AM...
Some feel that selling homes in the rain is the best time.  What do you think?
The following is an annoucement I received from Mike Sylvas about calREDDTM.   Some wanted to be kept informed so here it is. LOS ANGELES (Jan. 25) - calREDDTM today announced a succession of successful launches at the Chico Association of REALTORS®, the Oroville Association of REALTORS®, and th...
As you know the real estate market has taken a beating lately and as a homeowner I'm sure is a subject that you are keenly interested in.  There is some good news and some bad news.  The bad news is that home values have reached an 8 year low the second quarter of last year but the good news is ...
We have made a successful transition from Paragon to calREDD and so far we have had very few complaints.  Those that have called in have had questions on how to operate the system, not that the system gave them problems or the data wasn't transferred over.  This is a new program and does take a ...
  After a bit of a shaky start it looks like calREDD is finally going to be implemented in my area, Lake County.  As a director of the local Lake County Association of REALTORS®, chairman of the MLS committee and chairman of the calREDDTM  task force let me assure you that we didn't take the task...
Real Estate Outlook: Sales Picking Up Tempo Here's an important question about the current market: To figure out where we are in the current real estate market, do you look at home prices or do you focus on sales? In a real estate market where an estimated 35 to 40 percent of all home sales are f...
  LAKE COUNTY- Home sales increased 19.2 percent in December in Lake County compared with the same period a year ago, while the median price of a home fell 37.4 percent according to information gathered from the Lake County Multiple Listing Service (MLS). Closed escrow sales of homes in Lake Coun...
By Ray Perry LAKE COUNTY, CA-Home sales increased 15.8 percent in July in Lake County compared with the same period a year ago, while the median price of an existing home fell 25.9 percent, the Lake County Multiple Listing Serves (MLS) reported.   "Sales improved significantly in July 2008," said...

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