newport coast: Orange County buyers with past Short Sales - 07/17/14 05:45 AM
Fannie Mae announced  today a change in their guidelines. As of August 16th 2014, anyone who has had a short sale in the past, must wait a minimum of 4 years regardless of the down payment regardless of the down payment, cash reserves or FICO scores. This will appy to Freddie Mac as well.
The only thing you can do right now is to do a purchase right away.  You must have your lender do a Desktop Originator or Desktop Underwriter, prior to August 16th,2014 so that you can get a Case File ID. This way your buyers will still … (1 comments)

newport coast: Will Property Values be affected by the Proposed CDM High School Stadium - 02/04/14 03:25 AM
What will be the effect of Property Values in the Bluffs Newport's New Proposed Stadium for Newport Coast High School Attendies to CDM High
Will This affect local Home Values???
Dozens Attend Meeting to Discuss CdMHS Stadium Proposal                             posted: December 13th, 2013 08:28 am UPDATED to add information from a school district spokeswoman.
About 40 people attended a meeting with Newport Beach City Councilman Tony Petros this week, discussing concerns about a proposed new stadium that could be built on the Corona del Mar High School campus.
The meeting lasted about 90 minutes Wednesday night and was held in a … (0 comments)

newport coast: Emerging Trends of Todays Global Buyer - 11/20/13 07:59 AM
Emerging Trends of Today’s Global Buyer Posted At : November 6, 2013 2:47 PM | Posted By : Wes G.
Related Categories: LuxeChatter®,Luxury Portfolio News,Trendspotting
The world continues to grow smaller for today’s luxury buyer and as it does we can observe certain trends among the affluent of a given country. London, for instance, has become a hotbed for Russia’s elite, while buyers from Hong Kong are swooping up property in Sydney. The search for the foreign buyer has been one of real estate’s hottest topics of late. For more on the subject, check out this piece recently published in … (0 comments)

A classic and enchanting Christmas story to warm your heart during the holiday season. If you doubt the existence of Santa Claus this play will make you a believer! A holiday treat for the entire family.  


newport coast: EVENTS THIS NOVEMBER 2013 NEAR NEWPORT COAST, CA - 11/13/13 04:27 AM

newport coast: ACTIVITIES NEAR NEWPORT COAST IN NOVEMBER 2013 - 11/01/13 09:00 AM




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newport coast: LOTS TO DO THIS WEEKEND NEAR NEWPORT COAST - 10/02/13 06:11 AM

newport coast: BofA ECONOMIC VIEW FOR THIS WEEK - 10/02/13 03:42 AM
October 2, 2013
Last Week in Review 

Table Source: Mortgage Success Source

Hopes are riding high that our leaders on Capitol Hill will be able to reach an agreement toward a resolution on the debt ceiling debate and budget battle. Read on to learn what this could mean for home loan rates.
Congress continues to debate whether to raise the debt ceiling, which is now at $16.7 trillion. Although the debt limit deadline was technically October 1, the Treasury Department has said that it has enough funding to operate as usual until October 17. Failure to … (0 comments)

newport coast: August 2013 Activities in Orange County CA - 08/02/13 08:43 AM

newport coast: Looking to buy or sell in Newport Coast Contact Marlene Dietrich - 07/09/13 05:15 AM
Looking to buy or sell in Newport Coast Contact Marlene Dietrich    

newport coast: Local Activities near Newport Coast - 06/03/13 06:48 AM

newport coast: It is always wise to know your Benefits - 05/09/13 08:04 AM
 It is always wise to know your Benefits  6 Ways to Get the Most Out of Social Security
U.S.News & World Report LPBy Tom Sightings | U.S.News & World Report LP – Tue, May 7, 2013 12:31 PM EDT...
- This Feb. 2005 file photo shows trays of printed social security checks, in Philadelphia, waiting to be mailed from the U.S. Treasury. More than 56 million Social Security recipients will see their monthly payments go up by 1.7 percent next year. The increase, which starts in January, is tied to a measure of inflation released Tuesday. It shows that inflation … (0 comments)

newport coast: May 2013 Local Events in Orange County and Newport Beach - 04/30/13 06:59 AM

newport coast: The Real Estate Market is heating up near Newport Coast - 03/12/13 07:51 AM
The Real Estate Market is heating up near Newport Coast    
The Real Estate Market is heating up in Orange County, ever since January 4th,2013 when the buyers started to realize that maybe the interest rates would not stay this low forever and the fact that there are so few homes on the market; the Old Supply and Demand concept has raised the prices.
A lot of home owners are still under water but they do see that we hit the bottom of the market last November and are seeing the prices going up.  They want to hold off as long as they … (0 comments)

newport coast: Are the Investors taking away the opportunities of the first time buyers in Orange County - 02/18/13 07:59 AM
Are the investors taking away the opportunities of the first time buyers in Orange County  Ever since the beginning of the year the Tide has turned.
Last year there were tons of home on the market and buyers were sitting on the fence waiting, wondering if the market was going to continue to go down. Uncertainty is the thing that makes people wait too long.
Last year you could negotiate with the seller a little bit and get a better than list price. Infact, your could still get a deal because rates were extremely low, and prices were low. Sellers were motivated.

newport coast: Dont Miss this Weeks Newport Harbor Christmas Boat Parade - 12/20/12 06:47 AM
Dont Miss This weeks Newport Harbor Christmas Boat Parade This year's parade event started last night and will extend thorough Sunday night.  It is a short season but well worth seeing. Get your dinner reservations, sit on bar stools or just stand along the harbor and watch the beautiful lite parade.
Do like we did and rent an electric boat and just sit on the side lines while they pass you, or go just late enough to see all the boats lite up but not traveling yet
It is a great tradition we have.  Then we go walking all around Balboa Island and view the … (0 comments)

newport coast: Useful Websites and Apps for your Smart Phone in Newport Coast - 11/26/12 09:10 AM
Useful Websites and Apps for your Smart Phone in Newport Coast 1. Flight Status: enter flight details to track flight status. The website also shows which cities are currently experiencing Airport Delays.
2. An easy to use taxi fare estimator that predicts the cost of a taxi from one destination to the next inside major US and Canadian cities.
3. This is the offical site to get a free report from each of the three credit bureaus. The report is offered to all individuals once per year.
4. Tons of articles and resources providing expert help for do-it-yourself … (0 comments)

newport coast: Bloomberg Article about Warren Buffet strong belief about the Real Estate Market - 11/05/12 01:33 AM
Bloomberg Article about Warren Buffet strong belief about the Real Estate Market
Warren Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (BRK/A) is extending its bet on the U.S. housing market by forming a venture with Brookfield Asset Management Inc. (BAM/A) as low interest rates, inventory and prices spur a real-estate rebound.
Berkshire’s HomeServices of America Inc. unit will be the majority owner of the venture to manage a U.S. residential real-estate affiliate network, according to a statement on the new company’s website. The firms plan to offer a new franchise brand, Berkshire Hathaway Home Services, starting next year. Brookfield’s network has operated under the … (0 comments)

newport coast: Halloween on the Coast - 11/01/12 03:40 AM
Halloween on the Coast  
Lots of choices for Halloween Parties last night. Gooblins and pirates and spooky creatures were roaming last night all over Orange County.
We happened in on the Party at Brio's Restaurant in Dana Point, a stones throw from the Ritz Carlton and the St Regis Resort. But tonight was filled with locals dressing up as Pirates, Marie Antonette, Jeannie and the Astronut, and many more.
The live band entertained from 7pm til the wee hours of the morning until all were exhausted from a night full of dancing, libations and terrific meals. Fun was had by … (0 comments)

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