Existing-home sales in 2013 were strongest in 7 years

Existing-home sales last year hit their highest level since 2006 as the housing market continued to stabilize, the NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF REALTORS® (NAR) reported. Compared to 2012, existing-home sales in 2013 increased 9.1 percent to 5.09 million, marking the strongest performance since 2006, “when sales reached an unsustainably high 6.48 million at the close of …

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HUD’s Good Neighbor Next Door Sales Program

In an effort to both strengthen distressed urban communities and reward local public servants, HUD launched the Good Neighbor Next Door Sales Program (GNND). This program offers pre-kindergarten through 12th grade teachers, law enforcement officers, firefighters, and emergency medical technicians the opportunity to purchase a single-family home at 50 percent of the list price, as …

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Housing Inventory Snapshot

I hope you will find the following snapshot of local Real Estate inventory interesting. The table represents aggregated values based on MLS data for the specified date. If you know someone who is considering buying or selling a home, please give me a call at (714) 914-9060. I will provide professional & courteous service along …

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Orange County Home-Buying up 26% in Mid-November

 Highlights of Data-Quick’s Orange County home-buying report. For the 22 business days ending Nov. 13, 2012 Total Orange County sales of 3,178 residences closed in the latest period — that is up 25.7% vs. a year ago. Median selling price for all residences of $459,000 — that is up 12.4% vs. a year ago. Re-sales …

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