Tips For Managing Several Properties In The Santa Rosa Area

Managing several properties can be a lot of work. In our latest post, we will offer some tips on doing it yourself and knowing when to hire a property management company to assist you. Sure, managing your rental properties on your own will save you some money, but at what cost? How much time do … Continued

How To Sell Your Home Fast In Santa Rosa, California

Real estate markets fluctuate — sometimes they are really hot and there are so many buyers that sellers will list a property and it gets snapped up the same day. Sometimes markets are kind of soft, which means a house might stay on a listing for weeks or even months without getting any offers! Homeowners … Continued

Is Owner Financing A Good Idea For The Seller In Santa Rosa – 707-408-2640

If you’re thinking about selling your house and you’re wondering what your options are, perhaps you’re exploring something called “seller financing” (also called “owner financing”). Owner financing is a little-known but very effective way to sell your house. And maybe you’re wondering, is owner financing a good idea for the seller in Santa Rosa? That’s … Continued

How to Find a Good Real Estate Agent in Santa Rosa

Hiring a real estate agent in Santa Rosa can be frustrating. So what are the steps on how to find a good real estate agent in Santa Rosa? Many local large real estate brokers will spend thousands of dollars each month to ensure that their agents are the most visible, whether it be online, in the … Continued

How To Classify Your Property As Low-Income In Santa Rosa

As a real estate investor, it may be wise to learn how to classify your property as low-income in the Santa Rosa area. There can be many benefits to doing this when you get the right tenants in place. In our latest post, we outline the process and the benefits classifying your property as low-income … Continued

What is a Pre-Foreclosure in Santa Rosa?

With millions of homes across the country going into foreclosure, it’s important for both buyers and mortgage holders to understand the process. So what is a pre-foreclosure in Santa Rosa anyway? Many homeowners across America and Santa Rosa are facing difficulties making their monthly mortgage payments. When a homeowner misses 3-6 months of mortgage payments, the lending … Continued

How to Avoid Foreclosure in Santa Rosa

While the housing market is rebounding, many people in Santa Rosa] are still struggling to make their mortgage payments. If you’re underwater on your home, or having trouble keeping up with your monthly mortgage payments, you could be fearful that your mortgage provider is going to foreclose. Thankfully, there are a number of things that you can … Continued

Can a house be sold while in probate in Santa Rosa California?

Probate is the process of reassigning the property to the beneficiaries after the person dies. When a person passes away they leave their loved ones and their property behind. Sometimes the last will or the Testate is left behind by the person and in some cases it is not. Whatever is the situation, the property … Continued

Down Payment Assistance Programs in California: Explained

Down payment assistance programs are the solution many people have been looking for. There are some wonderful programs out there that can help potential buyers secure their dream home. However, there are some things to watch out for as well. In our latest post, we will give our take on several down payment assistance programs! Many … Continued

Short Sale vs Foreclosure – What’s the Difference in Santa Rosa?

Whether you’re a buyer or a borrower/seller, a short sale, and foreclosure each present different advantages and difficulties. What Is A Foreclosure In Santa Rosa, California? In simple terms… “A foreclosed home is one in which the owner is unable to make his mortgage loan payments and the bank repossessed the home” (source).  If you … Continued

How to Sell Your House to an Investor in Santa Rosa California

Home ownership just isn’t what it was in the 1950’s. In the past, people would buy a home and live there for the rest of their lives, often passing it on to their family. Things have changed. Many first-time homebuyers are going into it with the attitude that they’ll sell when it’s time for a change. If … Continued

Why Probate Properties Could Be The Best Deals in Santa Rosa

Probate is the legal process that happens when a person dies and the executor must collect all assets, itemize all remaining debts and then liquidate all property to pay debts and distribute assets. Unlike property in a trust, probate requires court approval and is a lengthy process with attorneys and judges. Despite that, here are … Continued