Monthly Archives: October 2010

Is it Safe to Buy a California Foreclosure?

Is it safe to buy a California foreclosure? Question:  I bought my home from a major Bank that does business in America, do I have to worry that they did not own it legally and it can be taken from me?  … Continue reading

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Irvine’s Pricey Homes Now Scheduled for Trustee Auction Sales after Foreclosure

Irvine’s Pricey Homes Now Scheduled for Trustee Auction Sales after Foreclosure at Orange County Continue reading

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Orange County Housing Markets Predicted for Jump Upward in 2012

  The UCLA Anderson School of Business Forecast has predicted that the Orange County housing markets will see home selling price up by 2012 and that sales volume will rebound by 43% over the next two years. We don't know what algorithms they used … Continue reading

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It’s California Property Tax Payment Time Once Again

   It's property tax payment time once again. California property tax bills for 2010-2011 were mailed by each county to home and property owners.  1st installment property tax payment is due on November 1st.  (That payment would eventually become delinquent on December … Continue reading

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California Housing Markets and Home Affordability

  Leslie Appleton-Young, chief economist for the California Association of REALTORs®, has said that California home prices will rise by 13.5% by 2012, and sales will drop 10% this year 2010 and rise 2% in 2011.   What about current economy momentum … Continue reading

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Avoiding Foreclosure Freeze Worry

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Shocking Mortgage Interest Rates Drop Again to Lowest in 39 Years

Mortgage home loan interest rates dropped to lowest again yesterday and for the 12th time this year.  Rates on 30-year fixed mortgage has gone down by full percentage point since April this year (according to Freddie Mac).  30-year fixed-rate mortgage is now at 4.19% … Continue reading

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Relocation to Irvine and South Orange County, California

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California Property Tax Assessed Value Protections on Some Transfers

  Homeowners and buyers in California should know about property tax assessed value basis protections that are possible on some transfers.   Here are two of those situations for possible protection as explained by the Orange County Assessor, Orange County, CA.  … Continue reading

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Wendell Chong – Business Consultant and SEO Expert – Irvine, California

  Wendell Chong is my favorite local professional business consultant for web site set-up, an SEO expert, and I recommend him.    We have counted on Wendell for his professional help with computer glitches, WordPress site setup and business advice.  See his business site at    –    www.IrvineSEO.Com   … Continue reading

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