Monthly Archives: February 2012

REO Sellers of Homes Required to Provide Written Disclosures to Buyers

  REO buyers of homes in California should make sure that REO lender/sellers provide all disclosures that are required by law. REO lender/sellers in California are in some situations exempt from property disclosures to buyers based upon theory that they … Continue reading

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Newport Beach CA Real Estate Market Update With Some Improved Signs

Newport Beach CA real estate and home selling market update shows some positive change. 92 Newport Beach homes have sold so far this year (January 1 to February 26, 2012) – with average sold price of $1,286,477 – average market time … Continue reading

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Water-Conserving Plumbing Fixtures Must be Disclosed by California Home Sellers

  California government has favored consumers for years and has a number of laws on seller disclosures to protect home buyers. New CA law – CA Senate Bill 837 – says that home sellers must disclose to buyers whether there are water-conserving plumbing … Continue reading

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Buyer Demand for Housing is Up at Orange County CA Real Estate

Buyer Demand for Housing is Up at Orange County CA Real Estate Continue reading

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East Costa Mesa Real Estate Update – February 2012 – Orange County CA

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Amazingly Good Purchase Money Home Loan Rates Continue at Orange County CA Real Estate

Amazingly Good Purchase Money Home Loan Rates Continue at Orange County CA Real Estate Continue reading

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Options in California Real Estate Contract Transactions

  People ask us about possible lease option agreements to sell and buy properties at Orange County, CA. California real estate contracts sometimes have OPTIONS granted to lessees and proposed buyers. A rent-to-own or "LEASE OPTION contract" usually contains an OPTION TO … Continue reading

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Shortened Time Frame From Default to Foreclosure at Orange County CA Real Estate

 10,898 Orange County CA properties are in the foreclosure pipeline as of today – February 15, 2012 – after filing of notice of default and prior to trustee auction sale at end of foreclosure. A recent trend at Orange County Ca real estate is … Continue reading

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New California Smoke Free Housing Law 2012

   California New Smoke Free Housing Law for 2012 The  California Smokefree Housing Law (SB 332) went into effect on January 1, 2012 – added Section 1947.5 to the California Civil Code– and gives multifamily property owners and managers the power to prohibit … Continue reading

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Strategy for Your Orange County CA Real Estate Short Sale Success

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