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SGV Market Overview
 

Mortgage Rates

U.S. averages as of

April 24, 2014:

 

30 yr. fixed:   4.33%

15 yr. fixed:   3.39%
1 yr. adj:        2.44%

Janice Lee
Luxury Properties Director
540 South Lake Ave
Pasadena, CA 91101
 
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The Five Biggest Turn-offs For Home Buyers

 

A lot of sellers don't listen to their real estate agents, so we'll tell you what your agent wants to say, but can't say to you and this is it - your agent can't get you the price you want unless your home is in pristine move-in condition.

 

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The Five Biggest Mortgage Mistakes You Can Make

 

For most buyers, the mortgage is the largest monthly expense they will have. Yet most borrowers will do little to no preparation, negotiation, or shopping to get the best deal. And they end up paying much more for their loans than they need to. You? You're smarter than that, or you wouldn't be reading this article. Here are five of the biggest mistakes that can cost you real money.
Where You Work Should Help You Decide Where To Buy 

 

If you're entering into the real estate market for the first time, you'll hear the old adage: location, location, location. That's three of the key factors... I'm kidding but, location is, indeed, a very important concern.