June’s real estate and events newsletter for Newport Beach, CA

Read Renee West’s monthly newsletter for monthly events, real estate information, and much more for Newport Beach and Orange County: June’s newsletter.

Why Are Closing Costs SUCH a Big Deal?

It’s important to understand the closing costs you’ll be responsible for when you sign the dotted line. Buying a home is stressful — period. The searching, the paperwork, the negotiations, and then your carefully accumulated savings, gone in a flash. While the down payment is the primary cost most pay attention to when buying a …

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8 Things Your Home Inspector Won’t Inspect

Don’t overlook these areas that may be outside your inspector’s area of expertise. Inspection day is exciting. It’s an opportunity to spend an extended period of time in your new prospective house, exploring every nook, cranny, closet, and attic. You get to turn on all the faucets and run each of the showers. You get …

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Keep Your Home Sale from Falling Apart

Finding a buyer for your home is just the first step on the homeselling path. Tread carefully in the weeks ahead because if you make one of these common seller mistakes, your deal may not close. Mistake #1: Ignore Contingencies If your contract requires you to do something before the sale, do it. If the …

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