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3 Ways to Buy an Orange County CA Foreclosure Property

3 DIFFERENT WAYS TO BUY A FORECLOSURE AT ORANGE COUNTY CA REAL ESTATE: 1. PRE-FORECLOSURE “SHORT SALE” When an Orange County CA property loan is in arrears for 30 days or more, lenders usually start the California non-judicial foreclosure process with filing … Continue reading

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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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Fast Buyers Now Dominate Orange County CA Home Selling Market

Orange County CA home selling stays hot with fast buyers climbing over each other at market to find a good deal. This buyer excitement creates lots of competition for foreclosures and popular properties priced at under $750k. Orange County has only 14 days of … Continue reading

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Short Sales are Reality at Irvine CA Real Estate

Short Sales – not always the best or satisfying situation for sellers – and lots of challenges for prospective buyers – are nevertheless a reality and important part of Irvine CA real estate.131 Irvine CA short sales have sold with closed escrows so far this year … Continue reading

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Strategy for Your Orange County CA Real Estate Short Sale Success

Issues are sometimes overlooked and trip up short sale sellers at Orange County CA real estate. These and lender requirements for properties should be reviewed carefully at the start of the process, so short sellers don’t get surprised with negative lender response … Continue reading

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What Costa Mesa CA Property Sellers Can Expect for 2012

Costa Mesa is a popular Orange County CA city, especially for people who like a less frantic lifestyle, with lots of biking and walking in residential neighborhoods. Costa Mesa is located next to and inland from Newport Beach and has … Continue reading

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Mortgage Debt Forgiveness Tax Relief by U.S. Law Set to Expire at End of This Year 2012

U.S. law – Mortgage Forgiveness Debt Relief Act of 2007 – applies to debt forgiven in calendar years 2007 through 2012 – including possible debt forgiven through SHORT SALE process. For purposes of income tax, this law allows for exclusion of income realized as … 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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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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Corona del Mar CA Short Sale Property Listings Update

Corona del Mar at Orange County has some real opportunity short sale homes now listed.       Corona del Mar classic village home ~ $2,100,000 ~ 4 bedrooms and 4 baths ~  MLS #S659909 ~ IDX link               … Continue reading

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