Monthly Archives: February 2011

Sellers Fare Better Using a Realtor

Sellers have a better chance at getting their house sold by using a REALTOR® than opting for the do-it-yourself approach, according to a survey of 1,000 home owners by HomeGain.com, an online real estate resource. Nearly 60 percent of home … Continue reading

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Existing-Home Sales Up Again in January

Existing-Home Sales Up Again in January The uptrend in existing-home sales continues, with January sales rising for the third consecutive month with a pace that is now above levels a year ago, according to the NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF REALTORS®. Existing-home … Continue reading

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Rep. Hinojosa says changing Mortgage Interest Deduction ‘Foolhardy”

Rep. Hinojosa: Talk of Changing MID ‘Foolhardy’ The mortgage interest deduction is helping to keep Americans in their homes at a time when many of them are struggling financially, so it would be foolhardy to tamper with the popular tax … Continue reading

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Wells Fargo to Accept FHA Mortages with Credit Scores Under 600

Wells Fargo announced that effective January 15, 2011, they will accept Federal Housing Administration (FHA) mortgages for borrowers with credit scores as low as 500. For borrowers with credit scores 500-579 a 10 percent downpayment is required and the downpayment … Continue reading

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Don’t Miss this Fun… February 18th thru March 12th

Winterfest February 18 – 21, 2011   Join us as we transform Lake Arrowhead Village into a Winter Wonderland during Winterfest 2011. It will be four magical days of winter events for the whole family. Ice Carving Contest, World Class … Continue reading

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Real Estate is ‘as Affordable as it Gets’

Real Estate Is ‘as Affordable as it Gets’ Now is a good time to buy real estate, according to data from Moody’s Analytics. Home affordability has returned to pre-housing bubble levels or even fallen below the average in many U.S. … Continue reading

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Winterfest in Lake Arrowhead Village

February 18 – 21, 2011 Join us as we transform Lake Arrowhead Village into a Winter Wonderland during Winterfest 2011. It will be 4  magical days of winter events for the whole family. Ice Carving Contest, World Class “Chilly” Cook-Off, and Live … Continue reading

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