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Chino Hills, CA - Desirability Is A Secret No Longer

Some cities have histories that unfold slowly and then seem to flourish overnight Chino Hills, California is one of them. Chino Hills, California, located in the San Bernardino County, is well known .
(July 27, 2007)
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HR 1876 May Give Homeowners in Foreclosure A Much Needed Tax ..

Homeowners facing foreclosure in California have approximately 120 days from the Notice of Default (about 4 months) in order to resolve their outstanding mortgage debt. When a homeowner finds ..
(July 11, 2007)
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Living in Family Friendly Diamond Bar California

Located in an area where rolling hills and trees abound in a country like setting, the city of Diamond Bar is a great place to live. The City of Diamond Bar has been recognized for its love of nature .
(June 27, 2007)
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Sellers - Making Sure Your Home Passes the Sniff Test

Every realtor dreads the possibility- but those who know what helps sell a home will have no qualms in advising their seller that what offends the nose will very likely offend the potential buyer. ..
(June 27, 2007)
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Leasing-Planning for First-time Apartment Rental Expenses

Either you are downsizing, relocating to another city or just ready to move out of your parent’s home and you’ve realized that saving solely for the apartment deposit and credit check fee .
(June 27, 2007)
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Leasing-7 Tips To Find An Apartment in Southern California

Anyone who ever said apartment hunting is easy, especially in any of the major metro areas in southern California such as Los Angeles or San Diego, is incredibly naïve or never had to do it ..
(June 12, 2007)
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Buying-Why is A Home Inspection Necessary?

Buying a home usually is the largest single investment you will ever make and you have to be able to cut through the sales hype and real estate terminology to know if the home you are considering is ..
(June 08, 2007)
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5 Timeless Buying Principles To Guide Your Home Purchase

So. . . you have saved up enough for a down payment and you have done several internet searches of desirable homes in the neighborhood you are interested in. Where do you go from there? While there ..
(June 04, 2007)
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Home Sellers - Why Quality Photographs Help Sell Your Home

Remember the old saying “Image is everything. "? In this day of internet shopping for homes- 80% of buyers last year used the Internet to help find a home according to the National Association ..
(June 03, 2007)
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Foreclosure- Why Lenders Are Reaching Out To Assist Struggling .

As home foreclosures begin to mount throughout the country, mortgage companies are becoming increasingly proactive by sending letters, making phone calls and in some cases even knocking on doors to ..
(April 04, 2007)
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Foreclosure – What is The Foreclosure Process in California?

The California home-buying process usually involves the use of the deed of trust, which by its legal definition involves three parties; the trustor (borrower), the beneficiary (lender), and the ..
(April 03, 2007)
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The Rich Are Facing Foreclosure, Too

Just when you thought that foreclosures happened only to the poor and middle class, the rich are getting sucked into the foreclosure wave, too! According to a Reuters News online article posted on ..
(March 29, 2007)
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Moving - 3 Tips For A Smoother Do - It Yourself Move

Most people know that the ideal situation when moving would be to rent a moving van and have someone else take care of the difficult task of packing and moving household goods, but due to budget ..
(March 26, 2007)
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Leasing-Renting - 20 Questions to Ask Before You Sign A Lease

In a rush to find a suitable living arrangement, many renters forget that a lease is a binding legal contract. In order to avoid any problems down the line, a renter should understand their rights ..
(March 26, 2007)
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Foreclosure Tsunami Predicted by New Study

While various real estate market prognosticators have been projecting their opinions on what the coming foreclosure market will be, the conversation is taking a new turn as Cristopher L. Cagan, ..
(March 19, 2007)
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The 5 Disadvantages of Condominium Ownership

In the past condominiums were not necessarily considered to be a good investment for a variety of reasons, however that image has since changed dramatically. With the high price of single family ..
(March 06, 2007)
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7 Reasons Why A Buyer Should Consider A Condominium

When asked about the American dream of homeownership, most people usually have in mind a single family detached home in the suburbs. However, that mindset is rapidly changing as more people are ..
(March 05, 2007)
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The #1 Mistake Sellers Make When Selling Their Home

Although it’s contrary to what many consumers believe, homes sales occur year round; however, springtime is usually the time in the year when most sellers seriously contemplate placing their ..
(February 25, 2007)
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What a Home Buyer Needs to Know About PMI

If you put less than 20 percent down on a home mortgage, lenders often require you to have Private Mortgage Insurance (PMI). PMI protects the lender if a home buyer were to default on the loan. PMI ..
(February 20, 2007)
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Physical Inspection of Property Is A Valuable Tool

I’ve been in the real estate business for many years and the home buying landscape has changed dramatically over that time. Prior to 1986, the responsibility of determining and assuring that ..
(February 18, 2007)
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Home Sellers - "Right" Pricing Your Home

With the public perception of realtors and other players in the real estate industry suffering under all the negative media coverage, it may be difficult to believe that there are professional and ..
(February 14, 2007)
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For Sale By Owner — To FSBO or Not To FSBO?

Each year many homeowners decide to maximize the profit on their home sales by selling it “For Sale By Owner”. At first glance, this is the most tempting option to most homeowners ..
(February 09, 2007)
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Home Buyers--California Condominiums Are An Attractive ..

With the median home price of a single family home in California at $567,690, according to the California Association of Realtors, condominiums have become an increasingly attractive home ownership ..
(February 07, 2007)
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Prospective Homeowner? Think Twice Before Buying A New Car

So you find you have managed to scrimp and save some money for a down payment on a house, have paid off your vehicle, and you also have found you have enough surplus monthly income for a new car ..
(January 30, 2007)
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