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The Home Inspection in a Multiple Offer Situation

Los Angles home buyers, don't give up

The Los Angeles real estate market is still favoring sellers and many if not most homes for sale receive many offers. In a multiple offer situation the inspection becomes a more delicate matter than usual since there will almost certainly…

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But It Says You Are The Listing Agent!

IDX explained. Internet Data Exchange

When looking for a home to buy in Los Angeles you may be surfing the internet. Don't assume the site on which you land is that of the listing agent. There is more about why you should not use the…

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How to Handle a Multiple Offer Situation

How to end up winning in a multiple offer situation

Are you tired of making offers on homes only to be rejected time and time again? Don't give up. There are ways to get sellers to look at your offer move you forward towards being the successful bidder. The offer…

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How Do You Decide What Price to Offer?

What should you offer when buying a home in L.A.?

Hopefully you will have your own agent representing you in the purchase, but if you are using the listing agent, who is working for the seller, make a point of asking him or her to keep your discussions and information…

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How Does Buying a Home Compare With Renting?

Buying a home vs renting, the benefits

One can get very comfortable in a rental situation, but there is no comparison between owning your own home and renting. There are a couple of advantages to renting: one is being generally free of most maintenance responsibilities, and the other…

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What is a Piggyback Loan and How Does it Work?

Definition of a Piggyback Loan

Courtesy of Gene Mundt, Portfolio Mortgage, Chicago  Definition and Purpose of a Piggyback Loan:  To reduce the amount of the first loan amount, used in addition to a Borrower’s own funds (Down Payment). Advantages of Using a Piggyback Loan:  The Piggyback…

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