Category Archives: Orange County short sales

Orange County CA Home Buyers Still Like Incredibly Low Mortgage Rates

  Orange County CA home buyers aren’t bored with incredibly low mortgage rates and continue to be happy about their opportunities.  The average rate on a 15-year fixed mortgage conforming loan has fallen to 3.25 percent (loan up to $417k with … Continue reading

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Irvine Foreclosure Properties at Irvine CA Real Estate

  Irvine California now has 268 properties in pre-foreclosure (as of today, August 31, 2011) ~ where notices of default have been recorded, and where no trustee auction sale date has yet been set.  Irvine CA has 382 homes and properties … Continue reading

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Irvine CA Short Sale Properties Update

  Irvine CA has some excellent short sale homes and properties now listed for sale, and they are popular with buyers.         Shady Canyon at Irvine home ~ $3,775,000 ~ 5 bedrooms and 7 baths ~ MLS #U10003777 ~ IDX … Continue reading

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Orange County CA Public Property Auction by Treasurer/Tax Collector – June 29, 2011

Orange County, CA, Treasurer/Tax collector Shari Freidenrich has scheduled the county public property auction for Wednesday, June 29, 2011, at 10 AM at the Orange County offices. See list of properties scheduled for Orange County auction at http://www.ttc.ocgov.com/auction/auctionlist.htm. One such property scheduled for public auction … Continue reading

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FHA Loans Becoming Popular at Orange County CA

I like the Paul Scheper article “FHA Loans becoming popular in Orange County” in this month’s Orange County REALTOR® magazine, which was published by the Orange County Association of REALTORs®.    Paul says in his article that FHA loans have emerged as loan of choice … Continue reading

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Short Sale Issue of Costs to be Paid at Closing

  Short sale buyers should know or get information about the possibility that seller’s lender/lienholder might not agree to pay for all costs at closing.   Some of these costs at short sale closing might otherwise be the seller obligation (like title insurance, … Continue reading

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