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Negotiating Repairs in a Home Purchase

Buying a home usually means you’re getting it in as-is condition, unless the specifications are noted in the contract. In order to make sure you’re not stuck with a lot of expensive repairs, you need to line these out carefully in the paperwork. Leaks in the Roof Checking the roof is very important because you [...]
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Which San Diego Neighborhood Should You Live In?

Driving through the communities and neighborhoods of San Diego may not be enough to tell you how safe each one is.  When you’re talking to a real estate agent, it’s illegal for them to use certain terms and words when recommending a community. In order to get reliable information that doesn’t include a [...]
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Making and Expert Real Estate Buy

As the housing market comes out of the abyss there will be a multitude of deals that will be available for hungry potential buyers. Here are some tips on making an expert real estate buy! Plan The first step to effective buying is figuring out exactly what you want. Are you looking for an apartment [...]
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To Rent or to Buy – That is the Question

The classic question seems to always pop up when thinking about moving is it better to rent or buy? However with the market changes of the new recession  the answer to the question varies more now than it has in a long time. Historically for the most part many experts have suggested that [...]
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Is a Home with a View Worth It?

In a suburban neighborhood, finding a home with a view is difficult. Usually, the only view you have is the backside of someone else’s fence. But what if your options are not as limited? What if you have the funds to buy a beautiful home with a vista view? Is it worth spending the [...]
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Why Was Your Home Offer Rejected?

If you are planning on purchasing a home, one fear you may have is that the home seller may reject your offer. After all the work that goes into a house hunt, searching for the perfect neighborhood, the perfect home that you can afford, the idea that your purchase offer could be rejected is [...]
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Buying a Home? Hold Off On Buying New Furniture!

Getting ready to buy that new house is so exciting, and you might already be decorating in your mind! However, when it comes to making those big purchases, you should hold off until everything is out of escrow. Presenting a Strong Financial Background The reason is because you need to present as strong a [...]
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Starting Your House Hunt

Starting the house hunt process can be overwhelming. There are a lot of things to consider when you are looking for a new home. You have to figure out how much money you can afford or want to spend, as well as where you want to live. What seems like a daunting task, [...]
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Real Estate Experts Ease You into Homeownership

Buying a home can be a challenging, sometimes grueling process even for those with a lot of experience in or expert knowledge of the real estate market, let alone first-time homebuyers. The challenge of buying a home for the first time can seem so daunting that it’s tempting to either just go with the [...]
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How to Survive Your First Home Purchase

It’s been said that buying a home can be more stressful than planning a wedding. Going through the process can be exciting, but it can also be draining in so many ways. So how can you make it through this time and still keep your relationship intact? The key is to remember that everything [...]