March 3, 2012

FHA Loans More Expensive?

Many Pasadena home buyers turn to HUD for their FHA financing to purchase their home with minimal down payment. Unfortunately, April 1, 2012, these loans will be significantly more expensive.

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The cost of borrowing is ...

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Feb. 21, 2012

Pasadena Real Estate Update - Condos and Townhomes

Condos and Townhomes in Pasadena Real Estate Statistics

Looking for a Pasadena condo for sale?  Or, maybe, you own one of these properties and would like to keep an eye on the Pasadena real estate market?  If so, you've come to the right place.  I'll ...

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Feb. 2, 2012

4 Tips on First-Time Homebuyer Credit Repayment

Pasadena first time homebuyer in 2008? Did you buy your Pasadena area home under the The Housing and Economic Recovery Act of 2008?  If so,  you most likely received up to $7,500 which needs to be repaid over 15 years. It is very different from the Obama ...

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Jan. 21, 2012

Looming FHA Changes are on the Horizon

Federal Housing Administration (FHA) has been instrumental in helping first time home buyers achieve their dream of home ownership.  Over the last several years, we've been seeing many changes in programs offered.  As we start 2012, we see that this year is no different - the changes are ...

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Jan. 14, 2012

Looking for an Altadena Starter Home for Sale?

If you are in the market for your first home and are looking in Altadena or in the Pasadena area, then you absolutely need to take a look at this newly updated property.

460 Alberta St Altadena


This storybook Tudor offers 4 bedrooms and 2 baths which has been recently remodeled and upgraded ...

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Dec. 30, 2011

Monterey Hills Real Estate Market Report

Monterey Hills Real Estate Statistics for November 2011 – Monterey Hills California – Condos and Townhomes

Monterey Hills is a community next to South Pasadena, a truly hidden gem since not too many people know about it.  It's conveniently situated next to 110, 134, 5 and 10 freeways ...

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Dec. 18, 2011

Pasadena Condo Buying Guide

Pasadena Condo or Townhouse Buying Guide - Everything you ever wanted to know about buying a condominium.

Lake and Walnut Exterior View

Whether you are a first time buyer, an experienced pro or investor buying a Pasadena condo or townhouse can be a confusing and often a stressful process.  It's an emotional experience filled ...

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Oct. 26, 2011

Contemporary Pasadena Loft for Sale

If you are looking for a loft in Pasadena California, a new condo listing just came up on the real estate market that you might be interested in.  It's a stunning, contemporary loft right in the heart of Pasadena.  Close to Trader Joe's, Old Pasadena, South ...

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Oct. 21, 2011

Bungalow Heaven Starter - Charming Cottage

A new home for sale in Pasadena caught my eye as I was touring the newly listed properties.  A charming cottage at an amazing price of only $419,000 and located in the sought after historic Bungalow Heaven.

READ MORE:  Historic Bungalow Heaven


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Sept. 7, 2011

Pasadena Homes for Sale - $900,000 to $1 Million

Homes for sale in the price range for $900,000 to $1 million in Pasadena, California.

Can be seen by clicking on the button below for full access to the Multiple Listing Service in Pasadena California.


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