eagle rock real estate: Home Buyers...FHA Is Here So Get Off Your Duff And Buy A House!!! - 07/09/08 11:31 AM
Home Buyers...FHA Is Here So Get Off Your Duff And Buy A House!!!
 Yes I know that sounds drastic, but I submit the following for your consideration.
If you have been thinking about buying a house but you are "on the fence", let me recommend that you jump off the fence.  FHA (Federal Housing Administration) has raised the limits of their Federally Insured Loans to $729,750 in high cost metropolitan areas such as Pasadena, Eagle Rock, South Pasadena, Altadena, Highland Park and their surrounding communities.  Previously, FHA's loan limits were at $362,790.  The change in loan limits will help provide economic … (5 comments)

eagle rock real estate: Home Sellers...Beware Of The Agent That Says "I Can Get You More Money" - 07/08/08 01:11 PM
When it comes time to interview agents, you may want to be weary of the agent that is telling you that they can get you a higher price than the other agents are quoting you.  Many times an agent will mislead a home seller by telling them that they can get a higher price for them, only to ask for a price reduction in the future because the property is NOT SELLING.  If that agent is so convinced that they can get you a higher price, then ask them to put a clause in the listing contract that will allow to cancel … (2 comments)

eagle rock real estate: Why Should A Home Buyer Hire A "Buyer's Agent"? - 07/08/08 11:11 AM
Why should a home buyer hire a "buyer's agent"?
1.  A buyer's agent can help you find most properties for sale in your price range and city of choice.  An experience agent can tailor a search just for you. 
2.  A buyer's agent can handle all the details involved in buying a home.
3.  A buyer's agent will answer any and all of your real estate questions.
4.  An experienced agent has the skills to negotiate in "your best interest" at all times to get you the best deal possible
5.  A buyer's agent will be in frequent communications with … (3 comments)

eagle rock real estate: Is It A Good Time To Buy A Home? - 07/08/08 09:25 AM
Is it a good time to buy a home? ABSOLUTELY!!!
Owning a home is like having a saving plan you didn't know you had.  Home ownership is key to building long term wealth. According to the Ferderal Reserve Survey Of Consumer Finances the average homeowners net worth is $171,000.  That's 46 TIMES that of a the average renters net worth of $4,800. 
Most areas are experiencing a buyer's market.  More and more home-sellers are very flexible with their asking price and some are willing to pay for the buyers loan fees which could add up to many thousands of dollars.  That's right; … (2 comments)

eagle rock real estate: Real Estate Market Update Eagle Rock, June 2008 - 07/07/08 12:37 PM
Real Estate Market Update For The City Of
Eagle Rock, Ca, 90041
Month Of June 2008
In my endless pursuit to keep my friends, family and past clients updated in the Real Estate Market, I am submitting to you the following statistics for the city of Eagle Rock. 
The following is the criteria I used;
Property Type: Residential
Property Subtypes: Condominium, Planned Unit Development (PUD), Single Family Residence, Townhouse
Properties that have opened escrow for the month: 9
Average days on the market for properties that have opened escrow: 59
Minimum price of properties that have opened … (0 comments)


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