Craig Elie's San Fernando Valley Real Estate Agent Blog

Real Estate Agent - Keller Williams Realty
The Short Sale Process    Both foreclosure and a Deed-in-Lieu of Foreclosure affect credit the same. Home owners will take a hit of about 250 points on their FICO score. This means if a their FICO score before foreclosure was 680, it could dip as low as 430. A home owner who wants to buy another ...
PROPOSITION 8 (DECLINE IN MARKET VALUE) Under California State law as set forth in Proposition8, you are entitled to a temporary reduction in property taxes when the value of your property falls below the assessed value. Proposition 8 reductions are temporary reductions which recognize the fact ...
Craig Elie | Keller Williams Realty - Northridge | 818-322-5696 215 E Avenue R9 Ave, Palmdale, CA Investor's Cashflow Positive Property 4 Bdrm Single Family House offered at $170,000 Year Built 1987 Sq Footage 1,556 Bedrooms 4 Bathrooms 2 full, 0 partial Floors 1 Parking 2 Car garage Lot Size 6,...
Craig Elie | Keller Williams Realty - Northridge | 818-322-5696 1551 E Avenue J5 Ave, Lancaster, CA Investor Cashflow Diamond - Section 8 - Just passed Inspection 4-07-2008 3 Bdrm Single Family House offered at $140,000 Year Built 1991 Sq Footage 1,492 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms 2 full, 0 partial Floo...
As a Realtor you come across so many different stories and unfortunate stories, this one definitely takes the cake.A recent client of mine was defrauded out of over $100,000, in addition the title to his home was fraudulently taken and he is now on the verge of losing the home he lives in with hi...
Due to the high amounts of shortsale's and foreclosures, I thought I would point out to landlords that Rent Skimming is illegal.Source: Illegal "Rent skimming"CIVIL CODE SECTION 890-894 890. (a) (1) "Rent skimming" means using reve...
I blame the government for not regulating the mortgage industry for this housing crisis.  Homeownership being the number 1 investment vehicle for the United states should have had more protection than to let a bunch of mortgage brokers fool people into these silly loans.  This mortgage meltdown i...
With all of these acronyms and programs being created and dissolving, I'm losing my mind!!  I'm looking a nationwide lender whose niche is down payment assistance, first time homebuyer, FHA and HUD program expert who I can turn my clients to for immediate knowledge and assistance.  There are only...
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Alright you ran your credit, you received your fico score conscious, you're the whole lot set....not thence speedily.  Before you set off as well as place that inside that present on the immense domicile gulp the path, it's occasion to decide how a large amount of you may borrow.There are 3 kinds...

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San Fernando Valley Real Estate Agent, Craig Elie, GRI will discuss real estate in general and local to San Fernando Valley, as well as the knowledge he learns.