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The Winning House Bid – You Get the Deal

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The Winning Bid   It looks like the various predictions that 2012 will be the best year in Real Estate since 2006, are coming true. The statistics bear this out for sure, but a more telling phenomena is the dreaded bidding war.  That is a listing that receives multiple offers.  These happen with frequency in…

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Sure Advice for Real Estate Success

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LENDER’S VIEWPOINT By; Broker Forest Tardibuono Sure Advice for Real Estate Success As Rick Laws mentions in his 2nd quarter real estate report, the Bay Area experienced over 30% increase in homes sold compared with last year.  A 30% increase! The big question is: “How does a Buying Agent get their Buyers to write the…

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Home Prices, Sales Jump – Good News!

May 17, 2012 (0) comment

  LENDER’S VIEWPOINT By: The Guy In The White Hat, Broker Forest Tardibuono “Home prices, sales jump” This is today’s front-page headline from my local newspaper.  It must really be good news as they usually are such gloom and doom about real estate – in spite of the facts within their own articles.  But I…

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Close More Deals by Making Hard Money Loans Easy

May 03, 2012 (0) comment

LENDER’S VIEWPOINTBy Broker, Forest Tardibuono The current line-up to accommodate almost any Buyer for any residential property type is as follows: 1.  A 30 year fixed rate lender (FNMA/FHLMC). 2.  An FHA and VA lender. 3.  A credit union for those that just miss getting a 30 year fixed rate loan. 4.  A Hard Money…

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Pride of Ownership: Help Your Buyers Get Their Pride

Mar 26, 2012 (0) comment

Pride of Ownership: Help Your Buyers Get Their Pride LENDER’S VIEWPOINT By Broker, Forest Tardibuono From Webster’s Collegiate Dictionary…pride noun, b: a reasonable or justifiable self-respect. That is why a person has almost a compulsion about buying a home. That “justifiable self-respect”. That “I did it” feeling when you get handed your very first set…

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Quick, helpful, holiday tip from me, Forest Tardibuono

Nov 30, 2011 (0) comment

  Thanksgiving Real Estate and Lending TIP for you.   Click here to watch the video on YouTube Quick, helpful, holiday tip from me, Forest Tardibuono Holidays are upon us and I hope everyone has a happy Thanksgiving!  Here’s a very short video and article that CAN HELP YOU this Holiday season, as an individual…

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Oct 28, 2011 (0) comment , , ,

“HARD MONEY” OR “PRIVATE MONEY” LOAN REVISITED By Broker, Forest Tardibuono There are several types of loans you can use to purchase or refinance. This applies whether you are buying a home to live in, a home to rent out, or a commercial building. They include the standard 30 year fixed rate mortgage, the government…

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Stop Being Stopped – From Buying a Home

Oct 13, 2011 (0) comment

STOP BEING STOPPED DECIDE TO NOT BE STOPPED FROM BUYING A HOME By Broker: Forest Tardibuono   This Article is addressed to all those who long to buy a home but have not done anything about it. Let’s be clear on this question of “Buy a home – don’t buy a home?” It’s obviously not…

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Homebuyers Rescue from “The Guy In The White Hat

Aug 05, 2011 (0) comment

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Hard Money Use Increase by Homebuyers

Jul 27, 2011 (0) comment

LENDER’S VIEWPOINT By Forest Tardibuono, Guy In The White Hat “Hard Money” Loans There was a really good article in the Wall Street Journal last week about Hard Money loans.  It was informational to borrowers and investors alike.  It spoke of the fact that Hard Money loans will account for 1% of the 5.5 million…

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