Quick Facts About Foreclosure in California

Quick Facts -  Judicial Foreclosure Available: Yes -  Non-Judicial Foreclosure Available: Yes -  Primary Security Instruments: Deed of Trust, Mortgage -  Timeline: Typically 120 days -  Right of Redemption: Varies -  Deficiency Judgments Allowed: Varies In California, lenders may foreclose on deeds of trusts or mortgages in default using either a judicial or non-judicial foreclosure process. Judicial Foreclosure The judicial process …

Arielle Dixon Earns NAR Short Sales and Foreclosure Resource® Certification

Buyers and Sellers Benefit from REALTOR® Expertise in Distressed Sales OAKLAND, July 19, 2021 — Arielle Dixon with eXp Realty of California, Inc. has earned the nationally recognized Short Sales and Foreclosure Resource certification. The National Association of REALTORS® offers the SFR® certification to REALTORS® who want to help both buyers and sellers navigate these …

HOMEBUYER PROGRAMS SORTED BY COUNTY: CALIFORNIA

Many counties in California offer homebuying programs and homeownership education classes and training. For more information, go to one of these sites. Alameda CountyAmador CountyFresno CountyFresno County Housing ProgramsKern CountySelf-Help Enterprises - local homebuyer programsKings CountySelf-Help Enterprises - local homebuyer programsMerced CountyMerced County - first-time buyer and housing rehabilitation programsSelf-Help Enterprises - local homebuyer programsMonterey County - first-time homebuyer down …

The Top 10 Markets for Smaller Multifamily Investors

For Budgets Up to $20 Million, These Markets Have Been Top Performers Over the Past Year  Tuscon, Arizona (Getty Images). The pandemic disrupted not only how Americans work, but also where they live. No longer reaping the benefits of the live-work-play lifestyle, residents of top-tier cities went in search of more affordable housing options. While …

How hard is it to buy a home right now? “Beyond crazy and frustrating.”

The pandemic-era real estate market has emerged as a windfall for sellers and a headache for buyers. A shortage of for-sale homes continues to boost prices across the nation by double-digits — and is pushing house hunters to go to extremes to win bids.  Take a home near the Microsoft campus outside of Seattle that …

IKEA Tiny Home Contest

Anyone who has ever purchased something from IKEA knows that it is the ultimate test of your patience/relationship. True to their colors IKEA has found a way to put together a digital scavenger hunt for a custom 187-square-foot tiny home. IKEA is dropping puzzle hints on their Instagram page between April 30 and May 12 …

Mortgage Rates Are Back Under 3% , National Association of REALTORS ® Says

Here's welcome news for home shoppers: Borrowing costs got cheaper this week. Mortgage rates are back under 3% for the first time in weeks. The 30-year fixed-rate mortgage averaged 2.97% this week, Freddie Mac reports. © jan_S - AdobeStock The drop in rates this week followed a downward trend for the 10-year Treasury yield, which …