Category Archives: Orange County home values

How to Protect Your Home’s Property Tax Basis and Transfer to Replacement

Property taxes are very important for home owners at Orange County CA. This is true because property taxes are based upon assessed values at Orange County, and those have values have increased significantly since 2009. People who have owned a home … Continue reading

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Mortgage Rates Stay Down with Huge News For Home Buyers at Orange County CA

Fantastic news for homebuyers is that home loan mortgage rates at Orange County CA went down big-time during 2014 and have stayed down. 4.5% was the average rate on a 30-year fixed loan offered by lenders one year ago today … Continue reading

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Orange County CA Home Selling Prices Moderate

Good news for home buyers is that Orange County price appreciation is no longer in white hot territory. Home sellers this year 2014 need to seriously consider the comps and what buyers are paying for homes. Our Orange County real … Continue reading

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Protect and Transfer Your Home’s Property Tax Basis to a Replacement Home at Orange County CA

Protect and Transfer Your Home’s Property Tax Basis to a Replacement Home at Orange County CA Property taxes are very important for home owners in California and Orange County. This especially important because property taxes are based upon assessed values, … Continue reading

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Turtle Rock Irvine CA home selling and prices update for January 2014

Turtle Rock Irvine CA home selling and prices update for January 2014 Turtle Rock homeowners continue to have confidence in values, and now is still a good time for home sellers who price their listings correctly according to current market … Continue reading

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Irvine CA Home Prices and Selling During December 2013

Irvine CA Home Prices and Selling During December 2013 The days leading up to Christmas usually involve a huge increase in gift-buying activity, which should and usually does make retail businesses happy. However, during the December days of Merry Christmas, … Continue reading

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Orange County CA home prices and selling market update

Orange County CA home selling market update shows that buyer demand has decreased since March of this year.  Number of homes for sale are up, so buyers have better choices. Orange County now has 5,882 homes listed for sale – … Continue reading

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Orange County CA Home Prices and Values Are Up

Orange County CA homeowners are happy with local real estate news that values are going up. Orange County housing markets have been swamped with buyers and investors during the past nine months. 2013 started with Orange County real estate heat.  More buyers are … Continue reading

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3 Ways to Buy an Orange County CA Foreclosure Property

3 DIFFERENT WAYS TO BUY A FORECLOSURE AT ORANGE COUNTY CA REAL ESTATE: 1. PRE-FORECLOSURE “SHORT SALE” When an Orange County CA property loan is in arrears for 30 days or more, lenders usually start the California non-judicial foreclosure process with filing … Continue reading

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New CA Anti-Deficiency Law to Protect Homeowners Who Refinance Purchase Money Loans

Purchase money loans in CA are those used by home buyers to finance original buying of the home. Current CA anti-deficiency law protects a borrower from personal liability for the difference between the principal balance and what the lender receives at … Continue reading

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