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What Is Homepath Financing . . Possibly A Great Alternative To FHA

Mar 21

filed under: 2nd Home Buyers, Buying A Home, Foreclosures & Short Sales, Real Estate

What Is Homepath FinancingThese days when I am reviewing new properties for clients I am seeing more and more properties that state “this property is eligible for Homepath financing”. Since I have many of my clients set up with their own portal where they receive new listings as soon as they come on the market, I’m saying to myself  “I bet they wonder what that is, this Homepath Financing”. Then I said to myself, Read the rest of this entry »

Written by Howard Harris

Due Diligence Vol.2 . . After The Home Inspection What’s A Buyer To Do?

Mar 09

filed under: Buying A Home, Home Inspections, Real Estate

Inspection Report and KeysIn my first post on Due Diligence Vol. 1  Home Inspections, we went through what you can expect to take place, who will do the home inspection, how much they cost etc. sort of the basics if you will. Now that your home inspection has been completed and you have that quarter inch thick report that your home inspector has provided you, what’s next? Read the rest of this entry »

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What’s your Realtor’s® Background . . .You Should Find Out

Mar 07

filed under: 2nd Home Buyers, Buying A Home, Real Estate, Yada Yada

Due Diligence.jpgWe just started working with new out of state prospective home buyers that found us from our website (yea website). So they were not the usual referral clients where one of our past clients expounded about the great service we give, how comfortable they felt when they knew they were totally protected throughout the whole Read the rest of this entry »

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Holy Crap! I Just Got My Property Notice Of Valuation From The Assessors Office

Mar 03

filed under: Buying A Home, Real Estate, Yada Yada

Holy CrapWell if you have not gotten you 2012 Property Valuation Notice from the Maricopa County Assessors office, it should be on its way. Before you open it take the following precautions, find a place to sit down, remove all dangerous objects in the immediate vicinity Read the rest of this entry »

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Phoenix Area Market Snapshot As Of March 1, 2011

Mar 02

filed under: Buying A Home, Market Conditions, Real Estate

Market-Down-PhotoThe table below provides a concise statistical summary of today’s residential resale market in the Phoenix metropolitan area. Although prices have come down in the past few months, we are seeing great activity in the under $200,000 price range by Read the rest of this entry »

Written by Howard Harris