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Alternative Credit Scores

NAR (National Association of REALTORS®) sent a letter to Congress last week supporting Ed Royce’s bill, the Credit Score Competition Act of 2015. Finally, Congress and the industry are starting to realize there are a lot of people who buy items with cash. They save and spend in a more conservative way and therefore don’t […]... Read More
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Creative Ways to Save for a Down Payment of a Home

By New Home Ambassador – lizrecchia.newnha.com One of the biggest obstacles deterring hopeful home shoppers from buying a new home is the down payment. But it doesn’t have to be that way. Once you’ve figured out how much of a down payment you really need, the only step left is to find out how you’re […]... Read More
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New Home Saturday – April 23, 2016

Valencia by Bellago Homes 1211 E Fremont Rd 85042 $198,600 4 bedrooms/2 bathrooms 1639 square feet Read my New Home blog Here Call or email me for new home info Search for a New Home or MLS listed resale home here... Read More
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POST POSSESSION: SHOULD YOU DO IT?

Last week I discussed some of the pros and cons of pre-possession as I see them. Today I will discuss short term Post Possession issues. Post possession takes place when a seller still occupies the house after close of escrow. Usually this arrangement spans a few days, weeks or at most a few months. I’m […]... Read More
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New Home Saturday – April 16, 2016

Shea Homes – Intrigue at Greer Ranch 3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms – 1895 sf 16005 W Shaw Butte Dr., Surprise Az 85379 Floor Plan: Allure by Shea Homes Read my New Home Blog Here Call or email me for new home information Search for a new home or MLS listed resale home Here... Read More
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Pre-Possession Is More Common Thanks to TRID: Should you do it?

Pre and post possession of a home used to be fairly rare. Well, now thanks to TRID, concurrent closings are almost impossible and pre/post possession is more common. With this new trend comes an increase in risk to the buyer, seller and real estate agents. This post will discuss Pre-Possession. Pre – possession of a […]... Read More