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More Positive News

We continue to have positive news on many fronts in regard to the housing market. Below is another example from an article written by E. Scott Reckard, Los Angeles Times. By E. Scott Reckard, Los Angeles Times May 11, 2010 Two reports released Monday raise hope that the country’s tide of home-loan defaults may finally be […]

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Home Staging That Works

I would like to recommend this book to real estate professionals and Home Sellers alike. Starr Osborne does a nice job outlining the importance of staging the home properly as well as giving some great tips that will enhance value. Below you will see her ‘Ten Ways to Stage Your Home to Sell.’ Home Staging That Works […]

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News Brief

Calif. Association of Realtors reports: Fast Facts Calif. median home price: March 2010: $301,790 (Source: C.A.R.) Calif. highest median home price by C.A.R. region March 2010: Santa Barbara So. Coast $890,000(Source: C.A.R.) Calif. lowest median home price by C.A.R. region March 2010: High Desert $122,970 (Source: C.A.R.) Calif. First-time Buyer Affordability Index – Fourth Quarter […]

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Heart Be Still

Two Positive Economic Reports in One Week For the second time in one week I have heard a positive report regarding our local and national economies. Ben Stone from the Sonoma County Economic Development Board spoke on Tuesday at a Santa Rosa Realtor event. (Go to www.sonomaedb.org for a complete analysis) Stone is one of the […]

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