Monthly Archives: February 2011

Harbor View Homes – Newport Beach Real Estate Update

  Harbor View homes is an excellent residential area and one of the most popular for buyers of single family homes at Newport Beach. Most of the original Harbor View tract homes from the 1970s have been remodeled or completely rebuilt. Harbor … Continue reading

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Irvine Foreclosures with Trustee Auction Sales Scheduled

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Carbon Monoxide Detectors Required in California Houses & Dwelling Units

  Carbon monoxide is a gas produced whenever any fuel, such as gas, oil, kerosene, wood, or charcoal, is burned.  A person can't see or smell carbon monoxide. The California Carbon Monoxide Poisoning Prevention Act of 2010 (Cal. Health & Safety … Continue reading

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Newport Coast Real Estate – January 2011 Home Sales

  Newport Coast is a spectacular part of Newport Beach and South Orange County where private and gated communities with Pacific Ocean views have attracted some rich and famous people.  Newport Coast had 16 homes resold during January 2011.  Average sold price was $1,828,500 Average interior … Continue reading

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Trustee Auction Sales in California After Foreclosure

  On the date and time of the trustee sale auction after foreclosure in California, one of four things might occur with the property: 1.  The auction for the particular loan may be cancelled.  This may occur because the property … Continue reading

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Orange County Real Estate – January 2011 Home Sales

  Orange County real estate markets had 1,757 homes resold during January 2011. (This is almost the same number as January last year according to resales data from Southern California Multiple Listing Service). 925 homes (or 52.6% were regular equity … Continue reading

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Newport Beach Real Estate – Home Sales and Lease Values

  Newport Beach real estate – Home Sales and Lease Values update – February 2011  ____________________________________________________________    691 Newport Beach homes were sold during 2010. Average sold price was $1,417,530   Average interior size was 2,232 SF Average time on market was 131 days 94 … Continue reading

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FHA to Increase Monthly Mortgage Insurance Premiums

The FHA has announced increase in mortgage insurance premiums (MMI), the FHA monthly mortgage insurance.  These FHA changes are mentioned in its Mortgagee Letter 11-10 and become effective on or after April 18th, 2011.  Fannie Mae has a pricing change for conventional loans that … Continue reading

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Costa Mesa Real Estate and Short Sales – January 2011

  Costa Mesa, South Orange County, California, real estate update – January 2011 641 Costa Mesa homes were sold during 2010. Average sold price was $506,815  Average interior size was 1603 SF Average time on market was 91 days 170 of those sold were short sales … Continue reading

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Laguna Beach Homes & Real Estate – January 2011

  Laguna Beach at South OC Real Estate Market Update for January 2011 Many of the Laguna Beach homes at South Orange County are spectacular in luxury with blue water Pacific Ocean views. ____________________________________________________ 333 Laguna Beach homes were sold during 2010. … Continue reading

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