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Entries from October 27th, 2010

Another Successful Short Sale Transaction with a FHA Buyer

October 27th, 2010 · No Comments · bay area, buying a home, condo/townhome, FHA approved, FHA loan, first time buyer, homebuyer, real estate, santa clara, santa clara home, short sale

I sold this home to a really sweet first time FHA buyer who was  very patient through the waiting process. This sale was a short sale that took about 2 months for short sale approval and then another month to close the transaction, so not too bad. For the most part the short sale process and […]

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Fannie Mae Owned Property with Homepath Financing

October 21st, 2010 · No Comments · Uncategorized

This buyer is a young single woman and just the sweetest and most energetic person. She was a lot of fun to work with in this transaction who made me smile and laugh a lot. Just a bit of a background on this client is that she was referred to me from a mortgage broker who actually […]

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Contingent Sales Are Possible!

October 12th, 2010 · No Comments · bay area, buying a home, homebuyer, real estate, san jose home

This sale is a great story because it was a really smooth transaction and things fell into place so well. It was actually pretty amazing. I had been in touch with this buyer who had to sell a condo in San Francisco before he bought a home in the San Jose area for a few months. I was […]

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Home Sold in Fremont for $570,000

October 8th, 2010 · No Comments · bay area, buying a home, first time buyer, foreclosure, Fremont, real estate

I sold this foreclosure home to a very nice couple who are first time buyers. Initially the transaction was very smooth. The inspections went well. The home is in very good condition considering it is a foreclosed home. This home even appraised for $40,000 higher than the sale price, so that was great news for […]

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