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Finding the Best Realtors

Real estate transactions are usually emotional. People are buying or selling homes, making investments for the future, or looking for a quick turn-around on their money. Whatever your situation, one ..
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Loan Programs Put First Time Buyers Into Homes

As homes across the nation fight for attention in a buyer’s market, first time buyers try to figure out the best ways to access funds. The variety of mortgage options has grown so much in the ..
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The Seller's Guide to Using a Realtor in a Buyer's Market

Tightened standards on federal subprime rates have had a marked effect on the housing market. What does this mean if you want or really need to sell your home? The good news is that there is still a ..
(June 21, 2007)
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Do First Time Home Buyers Need Realtors?

First time homebuyers are in the exciting position of both choosing a home and making one the biggest investments in life. But are realtors necessary? I hear this question a lot from first time ..
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Would You Like Fries With That House? Negotiating a ..

Whether you are selling or buying a home, the listing price is agonized over from start to finish. Realtors will advise sellers of the comparative market analyses and hopeful “For Sale Buy ..
(June 21, 2007)
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The Right Time for Buying a Home

The American dream of buying a home is a multi-step process. But the first, and most pivotal decision involved, is when to buy your first home. For first time buyers hearing about the ups and downs ..
(June 21, 2007)
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A Buyers Guide to Evaluating Homes on the Market

While the National Association of Realtors expects new home sales to start a gradual climb in the second half of 2007, it’s still a buyers market. And for those of you wading through the MLS ..
(June 21, 2007)
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How Are Interest Rates on Loans for Homes Calculated?

One of the most pressing concerns for first time buyers of homes is understanding how interest rates are determined. While most new buyers of homes understand that the mortgage interest rate will ..
(June 21, 2007)
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Improve Your Credit Score and Consider More Homes

Want to make more homes available in your price range? Then increase your price range. First time homebuyers are often thrown into a state of fear when they encounter terms like FICO score, credit ..
(June 21, 2007)
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How Important Is An Attorney To Your Real Estate Transaction

Would you sign your name to a multi-million-dollar contract for the company for which you work without an attorney first looking it over? Probably not, because it is your fiduciary responsibility to ..
(March 14, 2007)
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Five Factors To Consider Before Investing In Residential Real ..

During the past decade, many people have jumped into residential real estate investing. This was never so true as during the recent real estate boom. People read all the “get rich quick" ..
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Realtor Certifications - Should Your Realtor Have One

In real estate display ads, you will see many realtors with initials listed behind their names. These are realtor designations, representing the certifications held by the realtors. Here are just a ..
(March 14, 2007)
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Is the National Residential Real Estate Market Headed for a ..

At the beginning of 2006, the so named real estate “bubble” across the nation was leaking air. We read opposing views by economists, whose opinions graced the pages of national media and ..
(January 29, 2007)
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Homeowner Associations and Homes for Sale-What Buyers Need to ..

We all have heard of both good and bad opinions about homeowner associations (HOAs) from the people who have to deal with them as a resident right down to newspaper articles. One case in Jupiter, ..
(January 29, 2007)
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The Current San Diego Market from the Realtors' Perspective

We are inundated with the opinions of the so-called expert economists on the state of the real estate market; yet, they are forecasting from national or regional statistics. They are not “in ..
(January 29, 2007)
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Homes for Sale & Taxes-What a Seller Needs to Know

In May of 1997, the tax code governing profit from the sale of a personal residence was changed. In the past, any gain from a home for sale could be taxed, unless rolled over into the purchase of a ..
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Residential Real Estate and Water Damage Claims-What You ..

Homeowners’ insurance is a must for any owner of residential real estate. It has been around for many years, coming to the rescue of many real estate homeowners. Leaky pipes and their ..
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