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September 21, 2020
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For Sale in Costa Rica

Costa Rica Luxurious 4 BR Grecia Home with a Pool, River Access situated on over an Acre of land. Located well off the main road on a private gated entrance this home has a spectacular view of the Central Valley and Grecia. This two-story home has a huge open concept living, dining, and kitchen area on the ground floor. The home was built in 2007, has tons of workspace and windows […]
September 11, 2020
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For Sale in Mira Mesa

Move in Ready! Ground floor Upgraded unit features 2 large master bedrooms with their own full baths. 2 parking spaces steps away. Granite counters in updated kitchen with new faucet and newer appliances. New dual pane windows, new mirrored closet doors, stackable laundry unit in patio closet and new wood vinyl flooring make this a must see property. Also a nice grassy area right off the back patio. Property Information […]
September 10, 2020
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For Sale in Escondido

FHA, VA, Approved! Beautiful end unit two story Town Home in a very desirable area and complex on a tree lined street. One covered carport and one space directly behind private patio. New Paint and Carpet. New Kitchen counter, dishwasher and Refrigerator. New upstairs Dual Payne Windows currently on order and will be installed. Full size side by side Laundry Hookups in Closet off the Patio. Very clean and bright. […]
July 8, 2020
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For Sale in Escondido

FHA/VA Approved. Gated community. Sought after first floor with large private patio off Family room. Private Laundry in Patio Closet plus additional storage closet. Kitchen with open concept to Family room and stainless steel appliances. Fireplace, Tile floors throughout, Light, Bright and Private. Two parking – includes 1 space & 1 Carport. Complex with 2 Pools and 2 BBQ areas. Unit close to second Pool in Back. Walk to Shopping, […]
September 15, 2019
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California housing affordability dips in second quarter

The California Association of Realtors recently reported on California housing in Q2. Here are some of their findings:  Thirty percent of California households could afford to purchase the $608,660 median-priced home in the second quarter of 2019, down from 32 percent in first-quarter 2019 but up from 26 percent a year ago. A minimum annual income of $122,960 was needed to make monthly payments of $3,070, including principal, interest and […]
August 28, 2019
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California home sales up in July

California home sales perk up in July for first time in more than a year, C.A.R. reports – Existing, single-family home sales totaled 411,630 in July on a seasonally adjusted annualized rate, up 5.6 percent from June and up 1.1 percent from July 2018. – July’s statewide median home price was $607,990, down 0.4 percent from June and up 2.8 percent from July 2018. – Year-to-date statewide home sales were down 4.9 percent […]
August 21, 2019
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HUD to announce long-awaited FHA Condo Rules

The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development is expected to release updated guidance on FHA-insured condominium financing. The new rules should benefit real estate purchasers by allowing more buyers to obtain low down-payment mortgages on affordable housing options. Specifically, the new rules will: Extend FHA certifications on condo developments from two years to three years, reducing the compliance burden on condo boards. Allow for single-unit mortgage approvals—often known as […]
August 14, 2019
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San Diego changes zoning policies to allow more mixed-use projects

From an article in the San Diego Union Tribune. The San Diego City Council approved new zoning policies Monday allowing developers to more quickly and cheaply build large mixed-use projects featuring dense housing blended with commercial and industrial uses. The goal is spurring more developments in suburban-style parts of the city with large surface parking lots, such as Mission Valley, Kearny Mesa, Mira Mesa and University City. The zoning would […]
July 27, 2019
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San Diego Free Summer Concerts 2019

Summer is a great time for music!  Grab friends, family and a picnic – then go check out one of these free summer concerts. Point Loma Summer Concerts. Select dates at Point Loma Park (1049 Catalina Boulevard). https://www.plconcerts.org/ Bird Park Summer Concerts. Select Saturdays in July and August. 5:30-7:30 pm. Bird Park, 28th and Thorn Street (next to Morley Field.) http://www.explorenorthpark.com/post/bird-park-summer-concerts Coronado Summer Concert Series. Sundays, through Sept. 1, 6 pm. Spreckels Park, 7th […]
March 9, 2016

New information on homeowner rights during a short sale

If you are considering a short sale of your home (or have completed a short sale), there is a recent California Supreme Court opinion that you should review. The gist is that a bank can’t collect a deficiency judgment when it agrees to a short sale in lieu of foreclosure. Banks can’t agree to a short sale to a third party, then seek the difference of the balance of the loan […]