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When is the best time of year to negotiate real estate?

Hi Guys, Today on Facebook Friday we discuss the best time of year to negotiate property. When buying or selling real estate the time of year that you are in the market does have a impact on what kind of offers you will be dealing with. Sellers want to sell where there is high demand […]

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 […]

REALTORS PRESENTS: Buyer Cheat Sheet for a Seller’s Market

The association of REALTORS developed this useful guide to help buyers in this current market. If you or someone you know is in the market to buy or sell Orange County real estate please contact Charles Simon (714)348-3050 and be prepared to receive the highest level of service you could expect in a real estate […]

Improving home sales brighten 2013 outlook

EXISTING-HOME SALES, PRICES CLIMB IN 2012 The housing market strengthened last year as growing demand from buyers lifted sales and prices of existing homes, but contributed to tighter supplies of homes for sale. Source National Association of Realtors from Haver Analytics, Barbara Hansen and Robert W. Ahrens Julie Schmit, USATODAY 8:33p.m. EST January 22, 2013 Existing […]

Shadow Inventory Falls to Seven Month Supply

Wednesday, January 2nd, 2013 | Posted by Steve Cook The current residential shadow inventory as of October 2012 fell to 2.3 million units, representing a supply of seven months. The October 2012 inventory level fell 12.3 percent from a year earlier, when the shadow inventory stood at 2.6 million units. In December, Corelogic reported that approximately 1.3 million […]