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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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Turtle Rock Highlands Lusk Homes at Irvine CA Real Estate

Turtle Rock Highlands Lusk homes is a most popular and sought after residential community for home buyers at Irvine CA real estate. Highlands Lusk is well-known for its large single family detached homes built during 1977-78 – with 168 total homes … Continue reading

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All-Cash Home Buying is Up at Irvine CA Real Estate

Irvine CA real estate has experienced an increase in all-cash buyer deals.   During the first six months of 2012, one-third of Irvine homes sold were for all-cash. More than 1,158 Irvine homes were sold during that time – with … 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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Income Tax Benefits for Home Owners When Selling

According to U.S. income tax law, home owners have a possible capital gains exclusion from income tax on the sale of their “main home” – and can protect the gain on if they have lived at the “main home” for 2 out of the … Continue reading

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Newport Beach CA Real Estate Update – Ocean Oriented and Pricey Properties

Newport Beach CA home selling is like other areas with pricey properties – market time slower for selling than other less expensive cities. Newport Beach has average selling price of almost $1.4 million for homes – and market time is about 5.6 … 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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Foreclosures Are Part of Newport Beach CA Real Estate Landscape

Newport Beach CA is one of the most sought after cities in Orange County and Southern California for residential living and investment. Newport Beach is like other areas in Orange County CA and has distressed properties and those in the … 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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New California Laws Impacting People Living Where There are Homeowner Associations

About one in three people in California now live in communities where there are homeowner associations, and new California laws impact those people. CA Senate Bill 150 – new CA law for 2012 – Owner’s right to rent out units at homeowner … Continue reading

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