Thinking About Selling? Multiple Offers Are Likely!

Thinking About Selling? Multiple Offers Are Likely!

Competition to Buy Remains High


Mortgage Tips

Types of Mortgages There are many types of mortgage loans available to homebuyers, and within each of these types there are many options: Fixed-rate: A fixed-rate loan offers a monthly payment that is known and does not change. Most fixed-rate mortgages are for loan terms of 15 or 30 years. Adjustable-rate or ARM: After a…

Understanding Closing Costs and Fees

If you’ve ever gone through the mortgage process, you know about closing costs. However, if this is your first mortgage, you’re still getting used to the concept of paying more money, beyond your down payment. Usually, closing costs are paid by the buyer, but with some mortgages (VA, for example) the seller can pay closing…

Short Sale FAQ

1. How can I get started with the Short Sale process? Call us today at 949-939-7831 to schedule a confidential appointment where we can evaluate your situation. 2. What is a Short Sale? A Short Sale occurs when the purchase price is or may be insufficient to enable Seller to pay the costs of sale,…

Who Pays for What in a Real Estate Transaction

Many first-time home buyers seem to be confused as to who pays for what in a typical real estate transaction. We decided to provide our readers with a general guide that works for most transactions. Remember, the seller pays the real estate commission, not the buyer! There’s no excuse not to use the help of…

15 Secrets to Selling Your Home

1. Bye, Bye Clutter The most important thing you can do to prepare your home for sale is to get rid of clutter. Make a house rule that for every new item that comes in, an old one has to leave. One of the major contributors to a cluttered look is having too much furniture….