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By Tony Lewis, RE/MAX Valencia, Stevenson Ranch, Santa Clarita
(RE/MAX of Valencia (Hall of Fame) 30 year Valencia Resident)
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I’ll list my home with you if… Selling a home in the current market is easy.  Selling at top dollar doesn’t take much of an effort but choosing the right Realtor for the job takes some research and getting a little lucky too. There are many questions and concerns that home owners have in choosing...

By Tony Lewis, RE/MAX Valencia, Stevenson Ranch, Santa Clarita
(RE/MAX of Valencia (Hall of Fame) 30 year Valencia Resident)
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It never seizes to amaze me, being from Detroit, Michigan, how the home buying season here in Southern California runs on the same schedule as it does in the snow belt.  We have weather in the 90's at time during the Winter but our peak home selling season really start once Easter arrives.  It is...

By Tony Lewis, RE/MAX Valencia, Stevenson Ranch, Santa Clarita
(RE/MAX of Valencia (Hall of Fame) 30 year Valencia Resident)
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Talk about wearing 2 hats! There are always 2 sides to a transaction and buying a home is quite different than most of them.  A home seller has the goal of selling at the highest price that will give them the highest net at the closing.  A buyer’s goals are quite the opposite.  They wish to pay t...

By Tony Lewis, RE/MAX Valencia, Stevenson Ranch, Santa Clarita
(RE/MAX of Valencia (Hall of Fame) 30 year Valencia Resident)
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Home ownership is the foundation and building block of a community, City, County, State and Nation.  When a person buys a home they are sharing the responsibility of owning part of their neighborhood.  The home owner pays property taxes and in some cases a Mello Roos Bond to support local resourc...
3 Financial Reasons to Buy a Home NOW! (Part I) by The KCM Crew5 This week, we are going to look at the three financial reasons to buy a home now instead of waiting: prices are rising at an accelerated rate, interest rates are increasing and rents are skyrocketing. – The KCM Crew Part I – Prices...

By Tony Lewis, RE/MAX Valencia, Stevenson Ranch, Santa Clarita
(RE/MAX of Valencia (Hall of Fame) 30 year Valencia Resident)
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Dear Family Friends, Clients & Fellow Realtors, In this Months Newsletter the goal is to fully explain just how rapidly our local real estate market is changing and share information that may help you to decide that this is the time to either list your home for sale or buy your new home or invest...

By Tony Lewis, RE/MAX Valencia, Stevenson Ranch, Santa Clarita
(RE/MAX of Valencia (Hall of Fame) 30 year Valencia Resident)
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Dani & Tony Lewis Wish You a Happy Easter! Check out Updates Daily!   On the Third Day He Rose From the Dead "Rejoice!"   Easter Sunday March 31, 2013 "The Easter Story" on The Children's Chapel Stevenson Ranch, Ca. at Rioux Park "Easter Egg Hunt" March 28th Eggstravganza at Saugus Central Park M...

By Tony Lewis, RE/MAX Valencia, Stevenson Ranch, Santa Clarita
(RE/MAX of Valencia (Hall of Fame) 30 year Valencia Resident)
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How should I go about selling my home and buying another home? More and more home owners are hoping to sell their home and buy another home that is a move up purchase.  They want either a bigger home or a better location.  This is a very tricky move for home owners that are unable to buy a home w...
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By Tony Lewis, RE/MAX Valencia, Stevenson Ranch, Santa Clarita
(RE/MAX of Valencia (Hall of Fame) 30 year Valencia Resident)
Comments 1
The real estate bubble created from 1997 to July 2006 was unprecedented.  The current rise in prices looks to surpass this recent history.  There are no simple answers.  The only ways to slow down this price escalation is to either raise interest rates or stop FHA & VA Financing and require large...

By Tony Lewis, RE/MAX Valencia, Stevenson Ranch, Santa Clarita
(RE/MAX of Valencia (Hall of Fame) 30 year Valencia Resident)
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 Dear Veteran, Thank you for your service to our Country! Your hope to purchase your new home with a V. A. Loan is going to be futile at this time in most cases. You see, the best priced and located homes are receiving many offers. Most homes are selling at a price that is well above the current ...

By Tony Lewis, RE/MAX Valencia, Stevenson Ranch, Santa Clarita
(RE/MAX of Valencia (Hall of Fame) 30 year Valencia Resident)
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I’m not a cow, stop milking me! This post comes after being used and abused so please allow me to vent!  Just imagine that you bought a home with me just 6 months ago.  You needed your hand held, I found you a lender and even convinced you to move forward even though you were reluctant.  You ende...

By Tony Lewis, RE/MAX Valencia, Stevenson Ranch, Santa Clarita
(RE/MAX of Valencia (Hall of Fame) 30 year Valencia Resident)
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C.A.R. reports 4th quarter 2012 housing affordability For release: February 25, 2013  Higher home prices send California housing affordability lower LOS ANGELES (Feb. 25) – Higher home prices offset lower interest rates to reduce housing affordability in California during the fourth quarter of 20...

By Tony Lewis, RE/MAX Valencia, Stevenson Ranch, Santa Clarita
(RE/MAX of Valencia (Hall of Fame) 30 year Valencia Resident)
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Home Ownership is once again the American Dream! Prices will soon be back to where they were before the recession. Your Friend & Realtor, Tony Lewis * RE/MAX of Valencia www.TonyLewis.com tonyglewis@yahoo.com 661-510-7975

By Tony Lewis, RE/MAX Valencia, Stevenson Ranch, Santa Clarita
(RE/MAX of Valencia (Hall of Fame) 30 year Valencia Resident)
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 February 22, 2013 To whom it may concern, Mr. Buyer wrote an offer on 12345 Oak Leaf Drive in Valencia, Ca. 91354 at $340,000 based upon the most recent sales in the Valencia West Creek community.  The homes are relatively new and comparable sales don’t exist unless they are most likely short sa...

By Tony Lewis, RE/MAX Valencia, Stevenson Ranch, Santa Clarita
(RE/MAX of Valencia (Hall of Fame) 30 year Valencia Resident)
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  The real estate market is changing daily. Homes are being listed at and above market value.  This is great news for home buyers!  They are no longer being misled by seeing unrealistic home prices only to find out that the home is $50,000 under-priced.  We are heading into a real estate market w...

By Tony Lewis, RE/MAX Valencia, Stevenson Ranch, Santa Clarita
(RE/MAX of Valencia (Hall of Fame) 30 year Valencia Resident)
Comments 1
Dear Clients, Family, Friends & Fellow Realtors, Home values are rising as homes continue to sell at one of the quickest paces in history.  This is the perfect storm and a crossroad in which both sellers and buyers benefit at the same time. Home Owners can sell their home above market value due t...

By Tony Lewis, RE/MAX Valencia, Stevenson Ranch, Santa Clarita
(RE/MAX of Valencia (Hall of Fame) 30 year Valencia Resident)
Comments 2
You can’t pay too much for a home right now! Time, Location, Quality of Life & Future Investment, these are the primary factors that are driving the current real estate market.  There is an eight year pent up demand of buyers and sellers that have wanted and needed to move over this period of tim...

By Tony Lewis, RE/MAX Valencia, Stevenson Ranch, Santa Clarita
(RE/MAX of Valencia (Hall of Fame) 30 year Valencia Resident)
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Are you ready for the next Real Estate Bubble? The double dip recession and real estate crash is now long behind us.  Home values are rising at an alarming rate.  The reasons are plentiful.  New families have been formed and children are have reached the age of independence.  There is a greater s...

By Tricia La Motte, CRS, Santa Clarita Real Estate - Guiding the Way Home!
(661-212-2896 eXp Realty)
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Beautiful skies...expansive views...plenty of trees and green grass...sunny days...Santa Clarita Valley in California has so much to offer. And for golfers, there are several choices. And even if you don't golf, you may want to have a home with a peaceful golf course view. What a pleasant place t...

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