Category Archives: Home Buyers

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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What Are The New 2014 Mortgage Rules

It’s getting harder to qualify for a mortgage so let’s review some of the new guidelines that are now in place so that you can be better prepared [..]

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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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2013 Real Estate Review Has Good News for 2014

As we approach the end of 2013, I’ve got nothing but good news to share about the outlook for the real estate market going into 2014 … It’s really [..]

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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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How Does Government Shutdown Affect the Mortgage Market

The government shutdown doesn’t seem to be close to resolution… so what effect will it have on the mortgage market? Home loans will be held up if the [..]

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Homeowners Equity Is Returning

Homeowners Equity Is Returning – Did you know that after several years of the housing crisis, many borrowers are now above water on their mortgages bringing welcome relief [..]

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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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Housing Recovery Is Slowing Down

With Interest rates going up, a slowdown in the housing market may be coming. Watch the video to find out what’s going on.

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Housing Market Is In Transition

The Housing Market is in a Transition Stage Making Now a Good Time For Buyers and Sellers to make a Decision on Moving Forward! Contact Frank for any [..]

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What Homeowner Insurance Policies Don’t Cover

It’s Important to know what homeowners insurance coverage you actually have in order to save heartache and money. Click to read article: 10 things Homeowners Insurance Doesn’t Cover  

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Foreclosed Homeowners Are Buying Again

Foreclosed Homeowners Are Buying Again! Homeowners who lost their houses during the foreclosure crisis have started to return as home buyers again Contact Frank Verni at http://frankvernirealtor.com

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FHA to Hike Mortgage Premiums

FHA mortgages are about to get more expensive and a little tougher to qualify for. Click Here for Additional detail & information  

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Will 2013 be the Time To Buy a Home?

Have we reached the bottom? With prices starting to increase and interest rates at historic lows… the window of opportunity to get a good deal on a home [..]

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Fannie Mae Expands Financing Investor Options

Fannie Mae recently announced expansion of it’s Homepath Mortgage product that provides home buyers and investors financing for the purchase of Fannie Mae-owned properties. The new product will [..]

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Home Prices Increase – Underwater Homes Keeps Inventory Low

Tight market conditions fueling price increases – Home prices saw the largest spring gain in a quarter century during the three months through May, but the sluggish economy [..]

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Foreclosures & Home Inventories in Region Continue to Decline

Foreclosure and mortgage delinquency rates in the 4 county Sacramento region (Sacramento, El Dorado, Placer, Yolo) decreased for the month of April over the same period last year causing [..]

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Shortgage of Homes For Sale Causing Fierce Competition

The newest problem for the slowly improving housing market isn’t a shortage of serious buyers, it’s a shortage of good homes.

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Stunned Home Buyers Find Bidding Wars Are Back

A new development is catching home buyers off guard as the spring sales season gets under way: Bidding wars are back.  SO… Is now the time to buy [..]

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New Mortgage Rule on Disputed Debts Might Hamper Homebuyers Seeking FHA Loans

A little-noticed mortgage rule change that took effect April 1 could create hassles for significant numbers of homebuyers who plan to use low-down-payment FHA financing this year.

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