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Entries from February 19th, 2008

The Time is Now

February 19th, 2008 · No Comments · Uncategorized

If you are thinking of buying a home, you should be getting preapproved now. The Federal Economic Stimulus Plan that was recently signed by President Bush is expected to provide lower interest rates for thousands of California home purchases and refinances! The plan increases many conforming loan limits to as high as $729,750. A surge […]

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Stimulus Package Coming Soon

February 12th, 2008 · No Comments · Uncategorized

Yippee!  The stimulus package is in the final stages and will be coming sometime in the near future.  Wow! For the Bay Area, I truly believe this is what we need to get our market back on track.  The conforming loan amount will raise from $417,000 to $729,750 for 2008 and that should really get people […]

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If the conforming loan amount increases significantly…

February 4th, 2008 · No Comments · Uncategorized

Then it will REALLY be the time to buy.  Right now, the Feds have slashed rates to get the economy jump started again, but soon, we will find out if the conforming loan amount will be raised from $417k to up to $730k for the year of 2008.  If that loan amount is increased to […]

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