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You’re Invited to a Special Open House

20 Deerfield Place Trabuco Canyon Saturday, August 20, 2016 Open: 12 noon – 4:00 pm Sunday, August 21, 2016 Open: 12 noon – 4:00 pm VIEW! VIEW! VIEW of Saddleback Mountain and Canyon! Absolutely gorgeous turn-key 4 bedroom, (loft – could … Continue reading

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The O C Register: $645,000 – How O.C. home prices got back to pre-recession peak, and why experts aren’t worried

From The ORANGE COUNTY REGISTER by Jeff Collins, The median price of a home – or price at the midpoint of all sales – hit $645,000 in April, making Orange County the first Southern California county to get back to … Continue reading

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C.A.R.: 2016 CALIFORNIA HOUSING MARKET FORECAST

From the California Association of Realtors: California’s housing market will continue to improve into 2016, but a shortage of homes on the market and a crimp in housing affordability also will persist, according to C.A.R.’s “2016 California Housing Market Forecast,” … Continue reading

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CFAP: Can FHFA Save the Mortgage Market?

From the Center for American Progress – Sarah Edelman and Julia Gordon: Mel Watt, the new director of the Federal Housing Finance Agency, announced last week that the agency will take a more proactive approach toward healing the housing market. This decision … Continue reading

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C.A.R. : April sales and price report

From the CALIFORNIA ASSOCIATION OF REALTORS: California median home price reaches highest level since December 2007; home sales register largest monthly gain since January 2011 LOS ANGELES (May 15) –Showing true signs of improvement, California’s housing market continued to perform … Continue reading

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3 Bedroom, Single Family home on greenbelt – $499,900

Great Investment or Starter Home VIEW, VIEW, VIEW! This lovely, three bedroom, two bath, one story home is located at the end of a cul-de-sac adjacent to greenbelt, has an awesome view. Features include updated kitchen cabinets, wood floors, vaulted … Continue reading

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CAR: July home sales and price report

From the CALIFORNIA ASSOCIATION OF REALTORS: California’s housing market bounced back after a slight dip in June to reach the highest level since May 2012, as home prices continued to post strong annual gains and home sales recorded the first … Continue reading

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LA Times: Red-hot housing market is cooling slightly

From the Los Angeles Times – Kenneth R. Harney: Home prices are not rising as fast in most metropolitan areas as they did earlier this year and much of 2012. Multiple-bid competitions — fierce in many places this spring and late last … Continue reading

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LA Times: Consumer bureau report raises concerns about reverse mortgages

From the Los Angeles Times ~ Jim Puzzanghera: WASHINGTON — As some older Americans try to improve their finances by tapping home equity through reverse mortgages, many are at risk of ending up in a worse situation because of confusion over … Continue reading

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