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Important Questions for Property Owners Who Are Short Selling

Home owners who are short selling should be asked some important questions: 1.  Is your property already in active foreclosure?  Active foreclosures can be determined by search of public records. 2.  Do you have other debt?  High debt-to-income ratio will probably prevent … Continue reading

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Excellent Purchase Money and Mortgage Loan Rates

Even after recent market rate upswings, purchase money and mortgage loan rates are excellent for home buyers and refinancing borrowers. Mortgage brokers here at Orange County CA on August 18, 2012, quoted the following rates on conforming loans to $417k: … Continue reading

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Investors Like Orange County CA Residential Property Opportunities

  Real estate investors like Orange County CA residential real estate and now have a new advantage. Orange County’s home buying was up this year during July 2012 – Buyers purchased 3,087 homes in July, which is 25.7 percent more than in July 2011 – … Continue reading

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Irvine CA Real Estate – Foreclosure Update

Irvine CA has a robust economy and home resale market.  1,356 Irvine homes were resold from January 1 to July 31, 2012 – an average of 194 resold each month – with average resold price of $656,443. Irvine also has … Continue reading

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Orange County CA Great Park Balloon Ride in the Sky

Continued debate goes on about the Orange County Great Park and whether it can or should get funding for development from the State of California, government and private companies in the future. While local political debate continues – Members of the public should at … Continue reading

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Investor Buyers Jumped on Bargains at Costa Mesa CA Homes and Real Estate

Costa Mesa CA home and real estate investor buyers have been busy jumping on bargains this year – buying 413 homes so far as of July 25, 2012 – with closed escrows as indicated by the CRMLS. Costa Mesa CA homes … Continue reading

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Trustee Sale Auctions After Foreclosure Scheduled at Irvine CA Real Estate

Irvine CA real estate has been a hotbed for active investors who want to buy foreclosure homes and properties – at both trustee auctions after non-judicial foreclosures – and when properties are listed again as REOs on the MLS. Number of Irvine properties in the … Continue reading

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Foreclosure Home Selling Market is on Hot Fire Pace at Orange County CA Real Estate

Foreclosure properties are selling so fast at Orange County CA that average selling time for REOs – after lenders buy the properties at trustee auctions and list for sale again – is 18 days. ‎There are only 304 foreclosure REO … Continue reading

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Amazingly Good Mortgage Home Loan Rates on this Special Day – October 1, 2011

  On this day when FHA loan limits were reduced – October 1, 2011 – current rates on purchase money home loans (mortgages) in Orange County, CA, continue to be amazingly good for home buyers. LOAN                                           CONFORMING                    JUMBO PROGRAM                                   up to $417,000                   up … Continue reading

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Irvine and Orange County CA Distressed Property Owners Should Avoid Foreclosures

  IRVINE and ORANGE COUNTY CA distressed property owners should plan and AVOID FORECLOSURE while considering a possible SHORT SALE. These IRVINE CA properties went to foreclosure trustee auctions during the past 30 days, were sold back to the banks, and became … Continue reading

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