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Entries from September 21st, 2011

Only Part of the Community is FHA Approved???

September 21st, 2011 · No Comments · bay area, buying a home, condo homeowner, condo/townhome, FHA approved, first time buyer, home for sale, home seller, real estate, san jose home

For this townhome in San Jose, I represented the sellers and this was a regular sale (as opposed to a short sale). The sellers were original owners who bought this home brand new when the community was first established 19 years ago, pretty impressive! The home is mostly in original condition, but has been maintained extremely […]

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The Never Ending Foreclosure Sale in San Jose

September 15th, 2011 · No Comments · bay area, buying a home, first time buyer, foreclosure, government program, homebuyer, Housing Trust, san jose home

This condo sale in San Jose for $158,000 was with just the sweetest and most adorable young couple ever! The type of buyers you just really want things to go smoothly because they so deserve it. It all started out so well and went so unexpectedly downhill. I’m not sure I even want to relive this one by […]

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Yet Another Successful Short Sale Sold in San Jose

September 11th, 2011 · No Comments · bay area, buying a home, condo/townhome, FHA loan, homebuyer, real estate, san jose home, short sale

This sale was a short sale transaction in which I represented the buyer. This buyer is one of my two favorite chiropractors (the other one being her sister). On a promo note, Rozenhart Family Chiropractic is truly the best around for both adults and children. They specialize in an overall healthy lifestyle and offer a lot […]

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