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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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California Property Tax & Mello-Roos Assessments – State Income Tax Filings Starting January 1, 2013

California government has money and budget challenges – and is expected to crack down next year – for tax year 2012 – on property tax payers who have been taking the entire amount they pay (including Mello-Roos and special assessments) as … Continue reading

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Water-Conserving Plumbing Fixtures Must be Disclosed by California Home Sellers

California government has favored consumers for years and has a number of laws on seller disclosures to protect home buyers. New CA law – CA Senate Bill 837 – says that home sellers must disclose to buyers whether there are water-conserving plumbing fixtures. … Continue reading

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Right to Rent by Individual Owners at California Common Interest Developments

  New California “RIGHT TO RENT” law at common interest developments (CIDs) is expected to protect private property rights of individual owners. Thanks to the California Association of Realtors for sponsoring SB 150 on “RIGHT TO RENT” at a common interest developments.  This Senate Bill 150 was … Continue reading

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Irvine Expects to be America’s Safest City Again This Year

  Irvine, California, is expected to keep its unofficial title as “America’s Safest City.”   Irvine saw a drop of property and violent crime in 2010, according to the FBI’s preliminary Uniform Crime Report for 2010.    Irvine had the lowest overall crime … Continue reading

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California Association of REALTORs(R) – Important Legislative Issues for Real Estate Professionals

  We returned last Saturday from the California Association of REALTORs® annual legislative day in Sacramento, which was followed up by business and board of director meetings. The “Realtor Party of California” theme is fun and an important part of our involvement.  Our group from … Continue reading

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Property Taxable New Construction vs. Non-Taxable Property Repairs at Orange County, CA

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CALIFORNIA ASSOCIATION OF REALTORS(R) released its California Housing Market Forecast for 2011

CALIFORNIA ASSOCIATION OF REALTORS(R) released its California Housing Market Forecast for 2011 Continue reading

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