It is easy to miss a lot of the wear and tear that happens to your house over the years. But when you start thinking about selling, the state of your home becomes much clearer. You know that there are things that need to be fixed and cleaned up. However, you only have so much
After TRID Backlog Clears, Home Sales Expected to Normalize Again Home sales dropped drastically in November 2015, according to the National Association of Realtors. But what exactly caused the decrease? High prices? Threats of an interest rate increase? Normal holiday slowdown? NAR reported this week that existing home sales decreased in November to an annual rate of
Is a trend really a trend if it repeats year after year? That’s a valid concern in the commercial construction world. For a competitive and fragmented industry that happens to be resistant to some of the rapid evolution noted in others, participants and observers are continually seeing some of the same glacial movements take center
What are the Hottest Top Home Features for Home Buyers? Think your home will sell in just a few days? It all comes down to two things: price and having the top home features that buyers want. Price is easy — make sure you and your Realtor price the home in line with comparable sales in your
Low Inventory, Moderate Demand, Driving Price Increase The California real estate market has been a little Jekyll-and-Hyde the past 24 months. While home prices have shown healthy and sustainable increases from one year to the next, month-to-month activity has been inconsistent. One month it’s sizzling, and the next it’s dead. Homes are selling, especially in the Inland Empire areas
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Our column from the Riverside Press-Enterprise, Dec. 20, 2014: The holiday season is a time for giving, sharing … and protecting yourself. As Americans prepare for family gatherings, with beautifully wrapped (and expensive) gifts under the tree, thieves are working overtime. The Grinch can spoil the party. But the real financial damage when Snoopy shows and finds the sensitive documents many people leave in the open. Here are some tips to help keep your home and your privacy safe during the holidays ...
Our column from the Riverside Press-Enterprise, Dec. 13, 2014: The House of Representatives late last week approved a one-year extension of a bill that would shield distressed homeowners from paying massive tax bills after a short sale, foreclosure or loan modification. The U.S. Senate was scheduled to consider the bill late this week before recessing Dec. 11 for the holidays. If both chambers approve the tax-extender bill, it would then move to President Obama for a ratifying signature. ...
Our column from the Riverside Press-Enterprise, Dec. 6, 2014: The National Association of Realtors is putting pressure on Congress to extend an expired law that protected distressed homeowners from paying massive tax bills after a foreclosure or loan modification. As the holiday recess nears, federal lawmakers still have not acted on any of several bills to extend the federal Mortgage Forgiveness Debt Relief Act, which expired at the end of last year. ...