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Unique Whittier Tree House

by davesingery May 2, 2017 Deal of the Week

A hideaway in the trees! A single story on a hill with it’s very own elevator entry. A private driveway with a lot of space for parking. A beautiful pool with a diving board insures summertime fun. Views from the patio/deck will leave you and your guests breathless.

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City of La Habra Updates

by davesingery February 7, 2017 Featured- Top Banner

The following is a brief update for selected development projects around town: • 1220-1240 W. La Habra Blvd.: Construction of 32 townhomes on the site of the former Ranch Market. Grading is under way. Footings for the new perimeter wall have been inspected. • 951 S. Beach Blvd: Construction of 335 apartment homes. All nine […]

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Gray Whale Moms and Calves Return on Migration

by davesingery April 9, 2014 ca events

Gray Whale Moms & Calves Return on Migration April 1 – 30, 2014 $20 a person Newport Beach, CA  The month of April has new Gray Whale moms and their calves returning to their summer feeding grounds to the north. The viewing’s in April our usually some of the best with mother’s and calves often showing […]

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Student debt may hurt housing recovery

by davesingery February 26, 2014 ca events

The growing student loan burden carried by millions of Americans threatens to undermine the housing recovery’s momentum by discouraging, or even blocking, a generation of potential buyers from purchasing their first homes. Recent improvements in the housing market have been fueled largely by investors who snapped up homes in the past few years. But that […]

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How Short Sales Fall Short of Expectations

by davesingery February 26, 2014 ca events

Short sales are making up less of the Orange County real estate market these days, but they are certainly still a part of the landscape. And since Orange County home prices are still steadily increasing, you may need an astrology chart, a deck of Tarot cards, and a crystal ball in addition to your calculator, […]

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Stop “shell games,” Mortgage Servicers Told

by davesingery February 26, 2014 ca events

Mortgage servicers who play “shell games” with homeowners and fail to follow new rules on how to help borrowers in default or facing foreclosure will pay for their actions, a top government consumer watchdog warned last week. Steve Antonakes, deputy director of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, made the statements at the Mortgage Bankers Association’s […]

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Top 10 Things to Know if You’re Interested in Doing a Reverse Mortgage

by davesingery February 20, 2014 Latest News

The Home Equity Conversion Mortgage (HECM) is FHA’s reverse mortgage program, which enables you to withdraw some of the equity in your home.  The HECM is a safe plan that can give older Americans greater financial security. Many seniors use it to supplement Social Security, meet unexpected medical expenses, make home improvements and more.  You […]

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10 Things That Make a Home a Good Home

by davesingery February 20, 2014 Latest News

Buyers spend a lot of time looking at properties online, touring homes on the Sunday open house circuit, and talking to their real estate agent. They’re laser-focused on finding the best home that meets their needs. The problem is, buyers sometimes don’t take the long view of a property. They’re only looking at a home […]

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How much house, or how little, does $1 million buy in Orange County?

by davesingery February 12, 2014 ca events

Paul Crane stood in the bedroom doorway of a home for lease one block from the ocean on Newport Beach’s Balboa Peninsula. The bedroom could easily fit inside a typical walk-in closet in this city. But the residence itself is only 534 square feet. “What we would consider a bedroom is maybe not what they […]

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5 Things to Know When Looking for Home Owners Insurance

by davesingery February 11, 2014 ca events

Homeowners need to have a home insurance policy in order to protect their homes as well as personal property. Those who rent require insurance to protect their furniture and personal belongings. Understanding the coverage can help you get the most out of your home insurance if you ever make a claim. Most home insurance policies […]

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