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By Lynn Semer, Experience-Knowledge-Commitment-Technology-Results
(Cutler Real Estate)
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I am truely looking for BIG things to happen in 2010. Watch for real big changes to The Wooster Real Estate showcase office!  We are heading up - lol - watch.... coming soon! I have been very busy with people seeking a market value report in the last 2 months. All have logged onto www.waynecounty...

By Tom Davis
(Real Estate Showcase)
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The real estate market in Wayne County is looking up!  With rates still low, inventory high and confidence on the rise, new contracts are coming in daily!!! The $8,000 tax credit is still available and I think it's is a great benefit for first-time buyers! There hasn't been a better time to buy ...

By Tom Davis
(Real Estate Showcase)
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The Ohio Association of Realtors has put together a brochure with updated details regarding the new tax credit for first-time home buyers.  The brochure is available for download and contains answers for questions such as: If I haven't filed my 2008 tax return yet, can I claim the credit for a ho...

By Tom Davis
(Real Estate Showcase)
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Real Estate Showcase & AmeriFirst Home Mortgage will be hosting a free home buying seminar March 12, 2009 @ the Wayne Co. Public Library. $8,000 Home Buyer Tax Credit at a Glance • The tax credit is for first-time home buyers only. • The tax credit does not have to be repaid. • The tax credit is ...

By Tom Davis
(Real Estate Showcase)
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Home rehabbers who are considering a move in the not-too-distant future should focus mostly on exterior upgrades. That's the message from REALTORS® who participated in Remodeling magazine's 20th annual "Cost vs. Value Report," done in cooperation with REALTOR® Magazine.REALTORS® in 65 markets wer...

By Tom Davis
(Real Estate Showcase)
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Even before you begin looking for a home, the homebuying process requires diligent preparation. Buyers who have been preapproved for a home loan often have their offers taken more seriously by sellers. With advance preparation, you can tackle the process of acquiring the financing you need with m...

By Tom Davis
(Real Estate Showcase)
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1. Who is eligible to claim the tax credit?First-time home buyers purchasing any kind of home-new or resale-are eligible for the tax credit. To qualify for the tax credit, a home purchase must occur on or after January 1, 2009 and before December 1, 2009. For the purposes of the tax credit, the p...

By Tom Davis
(Real Estate Showcase)
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$8,000 Home Buyer Tax Credit at a Glance • The tax credit is for first-time home buyers only. • The tax credit does not have to be repaid. • The tax credit is equal to 10 percent of the home's purchase price up to a maximum of $8,000. • The credit is available for homes purchased on or after Janu...

By Tom Davis
(Real Estate Showcase)
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Attention potential homebuyers! Take advantage of an $8,000 tax credit toward the purchase of a principal residence for first-time buyers on or after January 1, 2009 and before December 1, 2009. And to make the deal even better, the credit does not require repayment. It's all part of the American...

By Tom Davis
(Real Estate Showcase)
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Want to educate yourself on the finer points of buying or selling a home? NAR and your local REALTOR® can help. For more info, visit http://www.realtor.org/buyers_and_sellers    

By Tom Davis
(Real Estate Showcase)
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Many people are concerned about how today's challenging economic environment might affect their ability to buy a home, or even whether they should become homeowners right now.Over the long term, homeownership is an investment in your future. "Buyer Strength" explains that current conditions such ...

By Tom Davis
(Real Estate Showcase)
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Real Estate Showcase & AmeriFirst Home Mortgage will be hosting a free home buying seminar March 12, 2009 @ the Wayne Co. Public Library. Visit www.reshowcase.com/seminar for additional information...

By Tom Davis
(Real Estate Showcase)
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Last week, President Obama signed into law the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009.  The following is a list of some of the major provisions of the new law without significant details which will follow as rules are issued. Note that many of the benefits are temporary and/or are phased ...

By Tom Davis
(Real Estate Showcase)
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1. Down payments are critical. Borrowers should expect to put down at least 10 percent for a "conforming loan" -- a mortgage that Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac will purchase. 2. Credit scores count. A 720 on the 850-point FICO rating scale will get a borrower access to the best rates. Rich Bira, bra...

By Tom Davis
(Real Estate Showcase)
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The National Association of Realtors has been working hard to help stabilize the housing market. Thanks for their hard work, here's what's coming soon... Lower interest rates for home mortgages A greater ability to get financing through FHA, Fannie Mae & Freddie Mac in high-cost areas A true tax ...

By Lynn Semer, Experience-Knowledge-Commitment-Technology-Results
(Cutler Real Estate)
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Terrific home buying opportunities are out there!  To assist buyers our team (Bob Schubert & myself) along with several other Realtors and Kirsten Bowie from AmeriFirst Mortgage are offering a Home Buying Seminar on March 12, 2009 from 6:00 pm to 7:30 pm at the Wayne County Library's Main Branch ...

By Lynn Semer, Experience-Knowledge-Commitment-Technology-Results
(Cutler Real Estate)
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The market is changing!  Finally after a long (at least it seems long with all the snow) winter so far, houses are starting to see activity and offers. Just showed a bunch of houses over the weekend, several have offers pending - looks like when this snow finally melts we will have buyers with "C...

By Tom Davis
(Real Estate Showcase)
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I'd like to take an opportunity to share some info about the #1 locally owned & operated real estate company in Wayne County, Ohio... With over 100 agents company-wide, we serve central and northeast Ohio with offices in Wooster, Ashland, Millersburg, Loudonville and Mt. Vernon. We also have a fu...

By Tom Davis
(Real Estate Showcase)
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I'm to the point where I refuse to watch the news!  Every story is about another business closing, more people without work and more money needed to bailout businesses who've made poor choices.  I CAN'T TAKE IT!  I think we all realize that today's economy is not the economy of 2003 or 2004 or an...

By Lynn Semer, Experience-Knowledge-Commitment-Technology-Results
(Cutler Real Estate)
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Well, quite day in real estate!  Maybe everyone's home toasty and warm and exploring the internet for info and listings... Wooster's got nearly a foot of snow and roads are very slippery!  Be careful out there. We had to cancel open house on one of our listings - so, here's to toasy and warm in W...

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