From Robert Giffin
Robert Giffin, Overland Realty / BRE #: 00891360
56030 Highway 371, Suite 5, P. O. Box 391697, Anza, CA 92539
(w) 951.763.2500 (c) 951.763.1155

Remodels holding more value than home prices

“Remodeling Magazine's” 2008-2009 Cost vs. Value Report, produced each year in conjunction with REALT...
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Are home warranties a good deal?

When something malfunctions in your home, wouldn't it be wonderful if you could pick up the phone, reques...
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Appraisals killing deals in many markets

Finding the right house to buy is never easy; selling a home today is also challenge. It's best to prepar...
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When seller financing goes awry

DEAR BENNY: We carry the first and only mortgage on our married daughter's house, which is approximately ...
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Mortgage interest rates have declined to all-time lows, resulting in a pickup in mortgage refinance applications. How many of these applications result in successful refinances remains to be seen. Len... CHECK OUT MORE
An energetic real estate agent can have your home on the market in a day. However, to provide the kind of marketing exposure you need to sell in today's market takes a little longer, unless your home ... CHECK OUT MORE
Now would seem like a rotten time to sell. The economy is in recession and many housing markets around the country have suffered serious downturns.... CHECK OUT MORE