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You are already settled into the perfect primary home. Your family vacations in Truckee and Lake Tahoe at least three times a year and you are tired of leasing or staying at hotels. You have been ‘watching' the local market...Whatever the reason, you want to buy that second home and obtain the fa...
11/06/2009
Today's homebuyers will inevitably come across one or more properties currently classified as a short sale. A short sale is an attempt by the current owner to sell a home in lieu of the bank taking it back through foreclosure proceedings, thus partially salvaging their credit rating and lifting t...
10/25/2009
  Home with Views ~ Homes with a panoramic of the mountains and lakes always sell at a premium above similar homes without the view here in the Sierras. However, if a view is important to you buy it mostly for your own pleasure and not as an investment. You may place a considerable dollar value o...
10/21/2009
7 Items My Buyers Are Looking For in Today's Market  Location, location, location - typically if my buyers do not know the areas and the various neighborhoods, we do a driving tour after a map tour.  Explaining each neighborhoods qualities, positives and negatives truly helps my buyers narrow dow...
09/21/2009
  The way it used to be:  Meet a new buyer client and when I asked them what they wanted in a home, they would say something like, "3 bedrooms, 2 baths, and a 2 car garage". Things have assuredly changed. Most times these days my homebuyers say something like, "I want to buy a foreclosure."   The...
09/09/2009
Mortgage Scams Prospective home buyers and real estate agents need to become educated regarding closing fee kickback schemes and know how to avoid them.  This is a major area wherein your real estate agent can provide you with detailed information. In recent months, federal investigators have bro...
08/18/2009
Tips for Selling in a "Foreclosure" Market Area If you are contemplating selling your home you might be facing significant competition from that foreclosed home down the block. The lender might be anxious to get it off their books and so the biggest challenge you will probably encounter is pricin...
08/16/2009
   Mortgage Scams As a prospective home buyer, you need to become educated regarding closing fee kickback schemes and know how to avoid them.  This is a major area wherein your real estate agent can provide you with detailed information. In recent months, federal investigators have broken up seve...
08/06/2009
Thinking of Moving Your Money From the Market to Real Estate? Now may be the time.  With overall markets losing on a daily basis, watching your portfolio dwindle can be frustrating to say the least.  It's not your fault, you made good investments at the time, but with things changing so rapidly i...
07/10/2009
Thinking of Moving Your Money From the Market to Real Estate?  Now may be the time.  With overall markets losing on a daily basis, watching your portfolio dwindle can be frustrating to say the least.  It's not your fault, you made good investments at the time, but with things changing so rapidly ...
07/07/2009
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