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New CA Anti-Deficiency Law to Protect Homeowners Who Refinance Purchase Money Loans

Purchase money loans in CA are those used by home buyers to finance original buying of the home. Current CA anti-deficiency law protects a borrower from personal liability for the difference between the principal balance and what the lender receives at … 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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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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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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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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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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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 with Sold Numbers and Price Gains for June 2012

Newport Beach CA had homes sold and price gains at major ZIP areas 92660 and 92663 – for June 2012. Newport Beach 92660 67 homes were sold during June 2012 – which is up 45.7% as compared with last year … 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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Newport Coast CA Properties Get Lots of Attention

Newport Coast has some of the pricey and most elegant properties for residential living in Southern California. Panoramic views – quiet and serene – fascinating architectural designs – private locations – Italian and European style estates – whitewater sounds – Pacific ocean winds  … Continue reading

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