Yes, unless you are one of the lucky ones who have purchased their dream home already about three to six months ago, it may be too late for some of us still waiting on the sidelines! Unless, of course, you bring plenty of cash, offer a quick close and a clean contract then you may … More Multiple Offers, High Property values = Market going crazy??
How is the real estate market in your area? Prices going up prices going down or staying the same? Here is one statistic I can share with you in one of the hot markets, city of Walnut Creek in San Francisco east bay area. The graph below shows the difference between listed price and what … More Listed vs Offered price!
Be careful everyone! According to the California Realtor Association web site, Mortgage fraud reports have increased nationwide from more than 6,900 in 2003 to more than 93,500 in 2011, according to the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI). And the nonprofit Homeownership Preservation Foundation reported the number of mortgage foreclosure scams has shot up 60 percent so far … More Mortgage Fraud Alert!