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Here is some information that is good to know when buying a property even if it is like the blog says .... an approved short sale. www.homesinhenrycounty.comTenants living in the property is not as easy as the close of escrow!  Tenants have "Tenants Rights" and those right m...
Now here is an interesting concept by Tom Jarzynka .... to have an appraisal range rather than just a set appraisal price. What do you think?  We need to start using a value range for Appraisals | GUILD MORTGAGE | Tom Jarzynka Dealing with an appra...
You learn something new everyday ... FHA rule on collection accounts delayed until July 1, 2012. Thought some of you would  find this interesting.  FHA Rule on Collections Accounts Delayed. New Date July 1, 2012   For those aware, HUD has changed som...
This is an interesting post on Short Sales..... Fannie and Freddie streamlining the process. Hopefully this will help more people keep from getting foreclosed on. www.homesinhenrycounty.comFannie, Freddie to streamline short sales Late yesterday, the Federal Housing Finance ...
I thought that some of you may find this article on Assessed Value, Market Value and Tax Rates helpful. Great blog! Ron Chastain                                                                      It’s time to have an open discussion on property Ass...
Great info on the 203 K program for anyone interested in purchasing and making repairs and having only one loan in the process. I thought this might be helpful for some....What is 203(k)? The 203(k) program is the Federal Housing Administration’s program for the rehabilitation and repair of singl...
Good tips for first time home buyers. I especially like the one where you can't pull a number our of a hat. I though some may find this information helpful. www.homesinhenrycounty.comTips for First Time Home Buyers- Making an Offer When you're house shopping, you can't pull ...
I find very frequently that Trulia / Zillow have incorrect looks like I am not the only one according to the following post. Thought some of you may find this interesting. www.ronchastain.comTRULIA/ZILLOW HAVE REALLY DONE IT NOW!!!....Do you have any r...
For those of you who have questions about trying to determine if prices in your area are declining or may find this information helpful.For every appraisal done on the Fannie Mae Form 1004 appraisers have to figure out what's happening with current values (the past 12 months) w...
Helpful hints on multiple offer situations....especially since this happens more often than not! Elimination Round is definitely an appropriate heading. Thought some of you  all might find this helpful.   As the San Jose Short Sale Agent, the bulk of my listings receive multiple offers.  One of t...

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