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Home Buying in Plain English Part 3 – The Search

In Episode 3 The National Association of Realtors and Elizabeth Banks team up to introduce us to that Challenging? Frustrating? Fun? home search process. Hiring the right professional can save time, energy, money, and maybe even… your sanity! First think

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Home Buying in Plain English Part 2 – Mortgage Lending 101

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Home Buying in Plain English Part 1 – Great Videos from the NAR

The National Association of Realtors teamed up with Elizabeth Banks to produce a series of funny, straight talking, videos about the home buying process tagged under #LearnWithLiz In Episode 1 – Knowing When You’re Ready jumps in to buying vs.

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What Is The New 3.8% Real Estate Tax – Or Is There One?

There has been a lot of buzz going on about the new 3.8% real estate tax that goes into effect January 1, 2013. This tax is tied to the Obama Health Care plan with the funds designated to go to the Medicare Tax Fund and is being referred to as the “Medicare Tax”.

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USDA 100% Financing Loans May Make A Comeback

Several homes I have closed have been financed through the US Department of Agriculture Rural Housing Program but the program was out of money by the end of April this year Because of the rural location of the Page Lake

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Want To Buy a Home in the Page Lake Powell Area? Watch Your Credit Now!

When folks start seriously looking to buy a home in the Page Lake Powell area, one thing I key them in on is Their Credit! Now, more than ever, it is critical for Lake Powell Home buyers, or owners wanting to refinance, to not assume any extra

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Townhome or Condo – Which is it??

It seems like this question comes up a couple of times a month… what is the differences between a condominium and a townhome?  They are both types of housing for sure – but very different from each other. Another term

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What is Title Insurance And Why Do We Need It?

The Lake Powell area has two title insurance companies UPDATE: First American Title in Page, AZ changed ownership and is now Pioneer Title. Same great service! First American Title (handles the Arizona Side of Lake Powell located in Page, AZ)

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Want To List Your House? Great Read From Kris and Steve Burg in San Diego

One of my favorite reads is The San Diego Home Blog by Kris and Steve Burg.  I’ve found, in the last few months, I can start reading at one of the large real estate people gathering places, and end up

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Announcement

I’ll do a more in depth report on Burton Brokerage in the coming weeks but for today, a short missive … As of last week I am now affiliated with Burton Brokerage, 47 Sixth Ave, in Page, Arizona for all

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