Monthly Archives: January 2011

HOA Finances and Reserves Should Signal Good Property Values

  Homeowners associations should be in the business at least in part to protect property values in their communities. Reserve funding is essential for California common interest developments (homeowner associations) and home loans for buyers in those communities. Bank of America has … Continue reading

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Shady Canyon at Irvine 2010 Home Sales Report

  Shady Canyon is one of the most extraordinary and exclusive residential communities in Orange County and Southern California. Located in the hills east of Turtle Rock   Shady is a private and exclusive golf-oriented community developed by The Irvine Company … Continue reading

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Homeowners Associations Should Cooperate and Negotiate Short Sales

  SHORT SALES are tricky for sellers and buyers, and working to resolve unpaid homeowner association assessments and liens can be challenging. A "SHORT SALE" is when an owner of a property seeks to avoid foreclosure by selling the property for less than … Continue reading

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Strategic Defaults on Home Loans & Mortgages

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Turtle Rock at Irvine 2010 Home Sales Report

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Federal Estate Tax Reinstated – Estates of People Who Die After January 1, 2011

  My article during July last year – If You're Rich, Watch Out for Greedy Heirs and Sharp Objects – pointed out that we had no U.S. Estate Tax for the one year ending December 31, 2010, and that rich people might consider staying away … Continue reading

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3 Irvine Public Elementary Schools Top Ranked at Orange County

  Irvine elementary schools dominated again at the Orange County Register's 2011 public school rankings and swept all top three Orange County spots.  Meadow Park Elementary in the Irvine Unified School District earned the No. 1 rank at Orange County and is said to have … Continue reading

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Eastbluff at Newport Beach Real Estate Update for 2010 Year

  Eastbluff at Newport Beach is one of the special residential villages at this ocean oriented city and place in South Orange County. Eastbluff has separate neighborhoods, including the Bluffs originals, Bluffs plaza, Bluffs park homes, Bluffs homes on the bay, Bluffs tennis … Continue reading

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Skylights at Condo Homes in California

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Trustee Auction Sales after Foreclosure – Newport Beach, CA

  Newport Beach has lots of spectacular homes, many with ocean views in some of the most sought after residential communities in Southern California. Newport beach property foreclosure Information – homes and properties at Newport Beach and South Orange County communities.  149 NEWPORT … Continue reading

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