The real estate business is about relationships — a people business. Like other professionals, a real estate agent hones their skills and authority through education, training, experience and attitude. Your professional opinions and knowledge are the most valuable asset you bring to a client relationship. Thus, you best serve your clients, and yourself, by maintaining…
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California REO resales, short sales and foreclosure inventory reach their lowest levels since 2009.
Homeowners who participated in the Home Affordable Modification Program (HAMP) are eligible for a new $5,000 principal reduction if they are current on their mortgage six years after their mortgage modification.
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The yield spread indicates the likelihood of a recession or recovery one year forward.
Santa Clara County is well on its way to a full housing recovery.
Home sales volume movement has the most direct impact on tomorrow’s home prices.
View these Riverside regional charts for details on current activity and forecasts for its local housing market.
CalBRE responds to reader inquiries about licensing and fee changes and technological upgrades. Thanks to everyone for participating. If you have a CalBRE question or other question you’d like us to address, feel free to email us at email@example.com. 1. CalBRE licensing and education requirements focus mainly on residential real estate, yet many CalBRE licensees…
All first tuesday forms have been updated to comply with the consumer notice requirement and can be downloaded for free.
Beware the attorney fee provision that covers more than the enforcement of contract provisions.
When is the best time to buy, sell or hold real estate? These charts will help you anticipate the market to maximize profit.
Question: Are agents qualified to provide tax advice to their clients? Answer: Many agents erroneously believe they cannot give their clients advice on the legal and tax aspects of a transaction. Much of the confusion on this aspect of agency is rooted in the local trade union’s code of ethics, which scares agents away from…
Starbucks fuels higher home value — or so it seems on the surface. Think of the old adage about the chicken or the egg. Which came first? On one side of the aisle, Zillow claims Starbucks fuels neighboring home values. The other side of the discussion holds the positive demographics of a neighborhood encourages Starbucks…