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Irvine CA Home Selling and Real Estate Trends

Irvine CA real estate has lack of sufficient inventory of homes for sale during this time to satisfy buyer demand. Irvine has 190 homes listed for sale on the MLS – as of today March 14, 2013. 238 Irvine homes … Continue reading

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Big Drop in Distressed Homes for Sale Listings at Orange County CA

Orange County CA real estate has experienced a big and dramatic drop in number of distressed residential properties – both short sales and foreclosures – listed for sale. Total Orange County distressed property listings, short sale and foreclosure listings, is … Continue reading

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C.A.R. Launched New Tool to Help Home Buyers Bridge Down Payment Gap

  In an effort to provide California home buyers with up-to-date information about available home buyer assistance programs, the CALIFORNIA ASSOCIATION OF REALTORS® (C.A.R.) today (February 19, 2013) launched California Mortgage Resource Directory (http://mortgage.car.org), a powerful search tool that identifies current … Continue reading

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Top Things Orange County Home Sellers Should Consider for Listing Strategy

    Top Things for Orange County CA home sellers to consider prior to listing for sale. 1. Clean and uncluttered is key for your seller success. Buyers always like to see clean and uncluttered homes. 2. Staging for showing … Continue reading

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Orange County CA Housing Markets Continue to be Tight

Orange County continues to experience very tight housing markets and not enough homes listed to satisfy buyer demand. Broker Steven Thomas at his www.ReportsOnHousing.com said again this week that Orange County simply doesn't have enough homes on the market. Orange County homes … Continue reading

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Most Californians Still Follow the Suburban Living Dream

Millions of Southern Californians have followed the suburban living dream involving single-family homes during the past fifty years, and that trend continues.   Governor Brown has recently tried to dampen the California trend toward single-family home living.  He wants to encourage people to move away from suburbs and toward his urban living … Continue reading

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Northpark Homes at Irvine CA Real Estate

Northpark homes at Irvine CA real estate are properties mostly built at some time during the past 15 years – and continue to offer safe and sought-after neighborhoods for buyers and residents. 7 detached single family homes are now listed for … Continue reading

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New California Law Requires Landlords to Inform Prospective Tenants About Foreclosure

New California law requires landlords to provide disclosure to prospective tenants, prior to execution of a lease, if a notice of default (NOD) has been recorded against the property.  (applies only to rentals of single-family homes and apartments in buildings of no … Continue reading

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Irvine at the Top in Orange County CA New Home Sales

Irvine CA dominates the Orange County CA new homes market. MarketPointe reported that 1,618 contracts, or 55 percent of all Orange County new home deals, were in Irvine CA last year 2012. Housing experts credit The Irvine Company for jump-starting … Continue reading

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More Sellers Needed at Orange County CA Real Estate

Shockingly low number of homes for sale listings at Orange County CA real estate during the 2012 year surprised lots of people and market watchers. Source of graphic and some information is "Reports on Housing" The Orange County market had … Continue reading

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