Traditional Sales vs. Short Sales And Foreclosures in Moreno Valley

Home sales usually fall into one of three main categories: traditional sales, short sales, and foreclosures. For buyers, each has pros and cons, though generally speaking the cheaper properties are short sales and foreclosures. But if you’re a buyer, you need to keep in mind that these properties are usually cheaper for a good reason. … Continued

How To Choose The Right Real Estate Agent In Moreno Valley

Whether you’re a buyer or a seller, choosing the right real estate agent could be a major component in your success. But you’re bombarded with agents’ advertising, and you just aren’t sure where to start. Another problem is less available information than there is for other professionals. Stephen Brobeck, Executive Director of the Consumer Federation … Continued

How To Buy A Moreno Valley House Without Over Paying

You’re on the hunt for the home of your dreams, but you worry about paying too much. What can be negotiated down in price and what can’t? How do you ask for a lower price without insulting the sellers and they stop negotiating with you? How do you buy a house without overpaying? Whether you’re … Continued

Getting Pre-Approved: How To Get A Loan In Moreno Valley

The decision to buy a new home has been made, and now you’re eager to get house-hunting. But before you start scouring the local listings and scheduling showings, you need to work out how to get a loan in Moreno Valley. From pre-approval to closing, here’s what you need to know to get a loan … Continued

6 Hidden Costs To Plan For When Buying A Home in Moreno Valley

Buying a home is expensive. For most of us, it’s the largest financial transaction of our lives. While most people understand the major financial components of buying a home – for example, purchase price and some closing costs – there are still more expenses that remain “hidden.” So to help you go into the process … Continued

Using Social Media To Buy A Home In Moreno Valley

Many home sellers, especially FSBO sellers, have discovered the marketing power of social media. And social media works just as well for home buyers. All you have to do is reverse engineer what the sellers are doing with social media. Sellers who use Facebook ads, for example, aim those ads at a highly targeted audience, … Continued