Category Archives: General Info

Sacramento Area Home Prices Climb In May

Home prices in Sacramento County climbed significantly in May compared with the same month a year ago but didn’t come close to the huge year-over-year gains of 2013. [..]

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Sacramento Home Prices Continue To Increase

Did you know that the Sacramento region real estate market was just ranked as one of the top 3 in the nation? Right now, the market is red [..]

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February Real Estate Market Trends

Click to read my Real Estate Market Trends Newsletter for information & updates in the current real estate market.

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Housing Market Trend: Zillow Tracks Data for Home Buyers

Residential properties across the country sold at an estimated annual pace of 5,146,565 in November 2013, as per the housing data firm, RealtyTrac. Properties sold include single family [..]

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Real Estate Market Trends

Click to read my Real Estate Market Trends Newsletter for information & updates in the real estate market.

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Sacramento Home Sales Slow Down

Historically speaking, home sales in the Sacramento region typically drop off from August to September. This year, however, the seasonal drop was particularly steep,  caused primarily by fewer investor buyers, [..]

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Sacramento Housing Market Is Slowing Down

Sacramento’s county housing market is starting to slow down and catch its breath because of higher interest rates and increased inventory. Watch the video and find out what’s [..]

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Will Your Property Tax Go Up in 2013?

Thanks to the resurgence of the real estate market, many homeowners in California will see property tax increases as high as 30 percent this year. Click to access your [..]

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96,000 Borrowers Shortchanged In Mortgage Settlement

Checks Are In the Mail But Incorrect Foreclosure Payments Were Sent Out… Find Out What’s Going On >    

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Is Wall Street’s Mortgage Fraud “Untouchable”?

[kaltura-widget uiconfid=”535″ entryid=”0_8nwwzke8″ width=”286″ height=”248″ addpermission=”” editpermission=”” /] Is Wall Street’s Mortgage Fraud “Untouchable”? Why haven’t any senior Wall Street executives that caused the housing crisis gone to [..]

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Feds Missed the Housing Bust!

Feds Missed the Housing Bust! CLICK HERE for Article CLICK HERE for all pages of the Feds 2007 meeting minutes Frank Verni : http://frankvernirealtor.com

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Big Investment Firm Buys Hundreds of Houses in Sacramento Area

An investment firm that owns the Waldorf Astoria hotel and the Weather Channel has bought more than 500 houses in Sacramento in the past few months, betting upward [..]

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Property Tax Time – Is Your Assessment Right?

Property tax bills will be mailed to homeowners in October and in this upside-down real estate market, it is worthwhile for sacramento area homeowners to scrutinize their bills to [..]

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CA Lawmakers Approve Homeowner Rights Bill

California lawmakers approved legislation Monday hailed as the nation’s most comprehensive push to strengthen homeowner rights since the housing meltdown, acting despite opposition from the banking and finance [..]

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Part of California Homeowner Bill of Rights passes committee

The Assembly Public Safety Committee unanimously passed Senate Bill 1474, a piece of the California Homeowner Bill of Rights, which aims to protect the state’s homeowners from fraud.

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Sacramento Homeowners Are Really Underwater

Homeowners in the Sacramento metropolitan area are underwater by $20.7 Billion. This is according to a national study conducted by Zillow, a Seattle based real estate data company. [..]

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Delinquencies Rise for First Time in 9 Months

The total U.S. loan delinquency rate (loans 30 or more days past due, but not in foreclosure) stood at 7.12 percent. Lender Processing Services Inc. (LPS) has reported the [..]

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Thirty-Year Mortgages Hit Low of 3.84 Percent

Fixed mortgage rates have hit NEW ALL-TIME RECORD LOWS, as the 30-year fixed-rate mortgage averaged 3.84 percent, with an average 0.8 point for the week ending May 3, [..]

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National Mortgage Settlement – Important Update!

I’m sure you heard about the settlement that 49 states and the federal government reached with the country’s 5 largest loan servicers. You may want to know how you can possibly get a piece [..]

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Area Home Prices Down – Rent Prices Up

Is now the time to Buy versus Rent? Renting used to be cheaper than buying. But in many U.S. cities that’s no longer the case, as rents continue to [..]

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