Posts Tagged ‘real estate’

Does it Really Make Sense to Stage Your Real Estate Property?

**In case you cannot view this video here, please click the link below to view “Does it Really Make Sense to Stage Your Real Estate Property?” on my YouTube channel: http://youtu.be/Qe6CcQC5rQU **   0:09: Hi, this is Doug Buenz with the 680 Homes Video Channel. Today we’re going address a common question. Is it worth…

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Be Alert for the Unexpected when Buying Real Estate

There’s always a chance that you may find an unexpected problem when buying real estate in the Tri-Valley.  Generally, these issues revolve around plumbing, wiring or sticking doors and windows.  Although they aren’t as expensive to fix as other issues, there’s always a possibility that they indicate bigger problems. Sticking Doors/Windows Spotting wear and tear…

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Market Update – Distressed Sales in the Tri-Valley

One of the indicators of the health of a real estate market is the percentage of distressed sales, which includes both Bank Owned (REO) properties and Short Sales. Markets with higher levels of distressed sales will generally see more downward pressure on prices, and distressed properties tend to sell for less than a “normal” sale,…

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