Beginning December 20, 2010 and running through June 30, 2013, at-risk Wachovia Pick -a-Payment customers in California may be eligible to earn principle forgiveness by making on-time mortgage payments. This is great news for those homeowners struggling , yet keeping up with their payments. Eligible homeowners are previous World Savings or Wachovia customers, prior to [...]
A major award! Obvious “French” in origin–it says “Fragilly” on the box!
We will be drawing for our “Major Award” today for one of our lucky contestants in our “A Xmas Story” trivia contest. Stay tuned as the award will indeed be major!
Also, Allison will be discussing the latest settlement from [...]
If you are on the fence–GET OFF IT! Rates on on the MOVE UP!
This is a super graphic as it shows the BOTTOM OF INTEREST rates has COME and GONE!! Another disturbing trend—UP! If you’ve been on the fence hoping for lower rates get thee to google, search Interest Rate History and [...]
Carbon monoxide is a silent and deadly danger, and takes thousands of lives all around the world each year. In fact, people die every year from carbon monoxide poisoning without ever knowing what hit them. They simply slip in to unconsciousness and never come around, or they may already be asleep when they breathe in [...]
The cold weather is upon us….. Time to winterize your home!
Winterizing Tips: 1) Furnace Inspection
Call an HVAC professional to inspect your furnace and clean ducts. Stock up on furnace filters and change them monthly. Consider switching out your thermostat for a programmable thermostat. If your home is heated by a [...]
Our last “Xmas Story” trivia question: What did Ralphie’s Aunt Clara give him for Xmas? Hint: His mother made him put it on!
Next week we will drawn the lucky winner from the last of our “contest. Here are some trivia we rejected as being just too tough for the general listening audience:
Where did [...]
Being LandLord of Your Own Manor Isn’t Always What it’s Cracked Up to Be!
If you decide you want to be a “landlord” for your own rental property, you may want to consider that this decision may involve a lot of hidden responsibilities that you may be unaware of.
In fact, by choosing to rent [...]
After The Foreclosure Sale
Q 9. If the borrower is an occupant of the property, and the lender forecloses judicially (not trustee’s sale), can the lender evict the borrower?
A If the borrower occupies one of the units in the rental property and the lender has foreclosed judicially, then the borrower is entitled to possession throughout [...]
This Week’s guest–Property Manager Sue Carrell, owner and operator of NorthBay Property Management. You can reach Sue at: 707-829-2231 707-291-3655 Cell Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Sue Carrell began her real estate career in 1970 in Marin County. Within three years she was awarded the Annual Sales Associate Award by the Marin County Board of Realtors. This award was in [...]
NAR, the National Association of Realtors has issued a “Red Alert” call to action, asking all Realtors to join them in reminding congress how important the Mortgage Interest Deduction (MID) is to national and local real estate markets, and to the economy as well.
There has been talk recently of changes to, or the [...]