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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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Mortgage Aid Made Easier in California

Mortgage aid in California was just made easier and many more homeowners could qualify under new broader criteria that just came out. Click to Read Article from Sacramento [..]

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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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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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Is a Mortgage Refiance Right For You?

As mortgage rates continue at all-time record lows, demand for refinancing continues at a record pace even for homes that are underwater. Is now the right time for [..]

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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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Bills to Help Homeowners Facing Foreclosure Advance in CA Legislature

Legislation aimed at protecting California homeowners facing foreclosures cleared a key hurdle Wednesday, winning approval in a joint committee created to hammer out the details of the proposal. [..]

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CA Homeowners Warned About Mortgage Relief Scams

The recent nationwide settlement between states and mortgage lenders is meant to help struggling homeowners but be on the lookout for scam artists unleashing a new wave of attempts to fleece [..]

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Avoiding Short Sale Pitfalls

A short sale is when the lender will accept less on the sale of a property that is underwater –  when the homeowner owes more that the house [..]

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