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Oct. 31, 2018

Happy Halloween 2018

Happy Halloween

Stay safe and Happy Halloween!
Here’s to a spook-tacular witching hour filled with haunted listings, fang-tastic treats, and frightful fun.

 

 

Compliments of Mike Patel 714-470-8600 . dre 01146880 www.Mikepatel.com

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July 11, 2018

On a homebuying mission

Active service military members and veterans make up the smallest group of home buyers. Check out what they're purchasing and how they're purchasing it. 

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July 10, 2018

If you are considering kitchen renovation, READ THIS!

The Connected Kitchen

If you are considering a kitchen renovation, consider adding high-tech features to make the space timeless.

Cut the cords. There are many appliances that are now wireless and compatible with smart counter tops. Plus, a wireless kitchen reduces the number of cords, which is extremely important near ...

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June 13, 2018

How Different Generations Make Home buying Mistakes

No matter the age or life stage, everyone makes mistakes when it comes to home buying. From picking the wrong location to buying more house than you can afford, here are the top mistakes home buyers make at every age.

20's - Getting the Wrong Mortgage 

Some young buyers get ...

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May 8, 2018

Read About Interest Rate Impact

As interest rates increase for home buyers, not only does the monthly payment go up, but so does the amount of income needed to qualify to purchase a home. Check out this example to see how interest rates affect a buyer's bottom line. 

Interest Rate     Mortgage Payment  ...

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May 3, 2018

Learn About Millennial's Money Habits

Despite stereotypes that millennial are foolish with money, not long-term planners, or still dependent on their parents, in truth, this generation is actually just as good, or better than other generations when it comes to managing money.

63% are saving money     59% Feel financially secure 

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April 17, 2018

The Truth about Lead-Based Paint Liability

You might of recently heard about the liability of lead-based paint, to find out more information whether this is true of false, read below.. 

If you are a homeowner in the state of California, you may have see recent new that you will be held criminally liable if your ...

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April 16, 2018

Boost Your Credit Score

Want to boost your credit score, regardless of your age?...

Read these tips below to achieve a better credit score!

Its never been easy to learn more about your credit score and history. As a result, peoples score are higher then ever. Age is an advantage with older Americans having ...

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April 10, 2018

Tips for Surviving The Remodel

Tips For Surviving the Remodel

More than half of couples who complete a remodeling project with a spouse of domestic partner have admitted to arguing during the process, and 3% even considered separation or divorce!  

See what couples argued about the most and how to remodel-proof your relationship.

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March 7, 2018

Home Ownership Achieved

Purchasing a home is a privilege. Read below to check when the popular majority reach their goals of buying a home. 

 

 

Expected Home Ownership Age (among non-owners)

 

GENERATION     AVERAGE HOME OWNERSHIP AGE     AVERAGE AGE OF GROUP     AVERAGE YEARS TO OWN A HOUSE

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