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By Michael Wayne Jackson, Realtor - Seniors Real Estate Specialist Novato
(Coldwell Banker)
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Asking $575,000  Highly sought after Sonoma floor plan, with a Master Suite , 2 bedroom 2 bathroom. The is a recent full home remodel with dual vanity sinks in the master bathroom suite, and two walk in closets. Sun drenched home has shutters in bedrooms and awnings on the veranda. New wiring, dr...

By Rob Spinosa, SVP of Mortgage Lending, Marin County
(Guaranteed Rate, Marin County, CA)
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Are Your California Property Taxes On Supplements? Are you one of the 77% of U.S. adults who takes some form of nutritional supplement?  If so, you've contributed to the estimated $31 billion dollars of revenue that this industry generated in 2018.  So it stands to reason that California counties...

By Rob Spinosa, SVP of Mortgage Lending, Marin County
(Guaranteed Rate, Marin County, CA)
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 How Can I Make My Home Appraise Higher? Whether buying or refinancing a home, when obtaining a mortgage it can be expected that an appraisal will be required.  I talked in a previous post about how we are able to use appraisal waivers in certain instances, but still, most residential real estate...

By Rob Spinosa, SVP of Mortgage Lending, Marin County
(Guaranteed Rate, Marin County, CA)
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The Haunted Loan Process As we wind our way closer to Halloween, I wanted to cover a few of the graveyard variety hobgoblins of the mortgage process.  You know, the things our clients don't tell us at the start and that later come back to haunt their home loan transaction like so many nightmares ...

By Rob Spinosa, SVP of Mortgage Lending, Marin County
(Guaranteed Rate, Marin County, CA)
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ARM vs. Fixed If Stairway to Heaven is the most overplayed song, then the 30-year fixed mortgage has got to be the most overplayed loan option.  And like the iconic tune, the 30-year fixed is really great.  I mean for most borrowers, it's the clear way to go.  No rate changes, 360 equal payments ...

By Craig Bosse, Jumbo and "Outside the Box" Loan Specialist
(Caliber Home Loans)
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By Craig Bosse, Jumbo and "Outside the Box" Loan Specialist
(Caliber Home Loans)
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By Rob Spinosa, SVP of Mortgage Lending, Marin County
(Guaranteed Rate, Marin County, CA)
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Lock Watch for the Week of 2/25/2019 Volatility-O-Meter:Auctions, GDP and a lot of Jerome Powell talk that could give insight into 2019 interest rate direction.   Economicalendar (all times are Pacific):Mon, 2/25:     2-Yr Note Auction (8:30am), 5-Yr Note Auction (10am).Tues, 2/26:     Case-Shill...

By Rob Spinosa, SVP of Mortgage Lending, Marin County
(Guaranteed Rate, Marin County, CA)
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Jumbo Mortgage for the Self-Employed One thing of which our industry does a terrible job is promoting a sense of optimism among the self-employed.  Whether the one-man-band sole proprietor, or the complex, greater-than-25% owner of a multi-million dollar S-Corp, this long-suffering subset of the ...

By Craig Bosse, Jumbo and "Outside the Box" Loan Specialist
(Caliber Home Loans)
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Welcome to 2019. We are another year past the financial meltdown that left many well intended people with Foreclosures on their records. New programs keep coming out that are changing the dynamics of getting a mortgage after a Foreclosure. I will post another blog specifically for getting a mortg...

By Matt Irvin, Experience & Dedication
(Century 21 MM)
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Walnut Creek Downtown Spring 2017 in the Downtown Area of Walnut Creek is a busy and fun time for residents and visitors, alike. Enjoy the many spring and summer events that will take place. Events like Off the Grid food trucks, Community workshops and service days, the Wine Walk, outdoor music, ...

By Matt Irvin, Experience & Dedication
(Century 21 MM)
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Experience Walnut Creek Walnut Creek, California is a beautiful community with beautiful, unique qualities. Explore some of the special places this area offers and see what makes the community so rich. From farms to fresh markets, local businesses, and quality of living, it seems as though we hav...

By Matt Irvin, Experience & Dedication
(Century 21 MM)
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Walnut Creek Investor Update Hello March 2017! We are a quarter of the way through the year and it is time for a Walnut Creek area update. There is some great news happening for Walnut Creek. Downtown is set to be popular and booming this summer with some new developments. Investors, be informed,...

By Matt Irvin, Experience & Dedication
(Century 21 MM)
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Bay Area Things to Do- This Weekend The Bay area is a great place to live. With access to everything fun under the sun and on the coast of beautiful California, on any given weekend, you can easily find a million things to do. March is here, Spring is in the air, and it is just a great time to be...

By Matt Irvin, Experience & Dedication
(Century 21 MM)
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St Patrick’s Day in Dublin, CA St Patrick’s Day weekend is set to be a big deal in none other than Dublin, California! Enjoy 2 full days of events, festivities, a parade, and an overall Irish experience. Free and open to the public, this event is a local family favorite! From Irish music and danc...

By Matt Irvin, Experience & Dedication
(Century 21 MM)
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Live Well in Walnut CreekWalnut Creek, California is a wonderful place to live! The quality of our area is magnified by the loads of entertainment, breathtaking views, and never-ending outdoor adventure possibilities. Whatever you are looking for, we have it here. Favorite things to do in Walnut ...

By Matt Irvin, Experience & Dedication
(Century 21 MM)
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Contra Costa County Real Estate Market Update 2017 has quickly moved into its second month. Welcome to February. It is time for a real estate update for our area. There have been several changes in the real estate climate, especially in California. These are changes worth discussing because part ...

By Matt Irvin, Experience & Dedication
(Century 21 MM)
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What 2017 Real Estate Trends Investors Need to Know We know that real estate investing comes with both risks and rewards. Part of being successful as an investor is being able to change and adapt to all real estate environments. Therefore, it is important to be aware of the market around you. Let...

By Matt Irvin, Experience & Dedication
(Century 21 MM)
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Walnut Creek Community Information Welcome to the city of Walnut Creek, located in a beautiful part of California just miles east of the East Bay Region of the San Francisco Bay area. Uniquely, our area here is rich in resources, and gorgeous open space. In addition to the overall convenience fac...

By Matt Irvin, Experience & Dedication
(Century 21 MM)
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When is the right time to hire a property management company? 2017 is still new to us, but it is here and happening so let’s dive in strong! Happy New Year and happy investing to you in 2017. If you are a real estate investor, it is important to know current information of property management com...

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