Westminster Fixer Part 2 – The Midway

At this point the new owners of the Westminster home have scraped the ceilings, installed the hard wood and tore down the addition. I can’t wait to see what the final looks like.

Understanding The Orange County Real Estate Market

Here are the latest stats for Orange County Real Estate. Understanding your market will make you a better/smarter home buyer. That is not a heart beat that is the pattern of when new listings hit the market. Peak high in the summer and peak low around the new year. Average sales price continue at the […]

Who is ready to sell their home?

Happy Friday everyone. Here is the data for Orange County’s housing market for the last year. Prices are UP inventory is DOWN which means homes are selling quickly. Here is a chart of new listing to hit the market from 2015 to last month 2016. As of december there has been a dramatic increase in […]

How to Spot Fraudulent Rental Posts

In my experience, if it looks too good to be true then most likely it’s a scam. In Orange County I have been seeing this more and more these days. Never trust the doctor who has to leave his home to treat the starving in Africa. If you do, you are going to end up […]

Housing Affordability Reaches Record Level as Tight Credit Conditions Impede Housing Market

 National Association of Home Builders (NAHB)/Wells Fargo Housing Opportunity Index (HOI) February 16, 2012 – Nationwide housing affordability, as measured by the National Association of Home Builders/Wells Fargo Housing Opportunity Index (HOI), rose to a record level during the fourth quarter of 2011, while prospective home buyers continued to feel the constraints of tighter credit standards […]