Tuesday, November 17, 2009

Sign Regulations

Please check the Regulations for your specific city for Residential Real Estate Signs. Once your home is off the market you must remove these signs. Some cities will strictly enforce these rules.

Let buyers and neighbors instantly know your home is for sale

The yard sign is the most important selling tool, we include it with our Full $495 Package and the Extended $295 Package, it is optional with the Basic $95 . Please see our Listing Tools.

The yard sign we offer is a custom sign with YOUR PHONE NUMBER plus the MLS NUMBER, buyers and agents can contact you directly.

All leads and inquiries about your listing from buyers and agents are forwarded exclusively to you

Wherever possible we will include your contact information directly with your property information on every online ad, including on our site, check out our Featured Listings.

However some websites will not permit seller's name and contact information to be displayed. You will receive an email or a phone call from us to contact the buyer or the buyer's agent directly.

Monday, November 9, 2009

First Time Homebuyer $8000 Tax Credit Extended Until April 30, 2010

  • This $8000 tax credit will extend to First Time Home Buyers who purchase a home until April 30, 2010. To be able to qualify for this tax credit one must purchase a home by April 30, 2010. The purchaser or his/her spouse may not have owned a residence during the three years prior.

  • If you would like more information please visit MySecretAgent and we will be happy to answer any questions.

Monday, November 2, 2009

FHA Loans

In the past many sellers didn't want to accept FHA loans because of the guidelines. Presently as a seller it would be a beneficial to accept this loan because many buyers are qualifying for an FHA loan and this would give you a better chance of selling your home.

FHA Loan Guidlines

Down PaymentMinimum 3.5%
Closing CostsLow, regulated by HUD
Post-bankruptcy Qualifying?Can qualify after 2 years
Post-foreclosure Qualifying?Can qualify after 3 years
Private Mortgage InsuranceLow cost