I like neighborhoodscout.com. Darker blue is considered as a better neighborhood. If you still need help to find a home, pl ... more
If no offer, you are in a better position. You can consider - if there are any other offers, how long it has been on the ma ... more
Writing checks to the broker is real old scool stuff but some companies still do that. Many times more reputable companies setup individual property trust accounts which ar ... more
The only properties that are available in the Walnut Creek Area are condos or townhomes. Pleasant Hill has some homes in the $400K range. And C ... more
It is so unfortunate that many people have such a low opinion of realtors. I suggest that you go to an office and ask to speak with the manager and let them know how you fee ... more
I am a Realtor, tax accountant and an Agent Enrolled by the IRS.
Last question first. It is too late to roll the money into another " ... more
Regarding if we have "hit the bottom of the market yet?"... here is an interesting story from a lender that I do business with...
"We have a borrower who jus ... more
I hold open Foreclosure properties every weekend if you are curious about them and would like a casual visit. Email me and I wil ... more
Are you willing to move to Detroit? I can get you a killer deal! Less than a Honda!
The houses that have been sitting for a while are the way to go. Here is my reasoning -
Fannie Mae REOs are one of your best bets if you are trying to get that covered. They offer a program called Homepath that is 3% d ... more
1) If this is a courthouse auction you will have to have a cashier ... more
This is a good site to visit for selecting a CPA:
And, you can use the following link to find a lice ... more
In regard to your second question about the second purchase being accounted for as your primary residence, only do that if it is, in fact, your primary residence. Aside from the i ... more