Real Estate Economic News

January 11, 2018

A Shift in the Real Estate Market

    I am seeing some big changes in the market in specific areas in the Sacramento Metro…  In fact, the different price ranges are all reacting very […]
June 30, 2017

The 4 MOST IMPORTANT Measurements That Define a “SHIFT”

  Is there any way of knowing before it happens? How do you know if and when the market has topped? When the Sacramento area real estate […]
April 26, 2017
First-time Buyer

Home Affordability In Sacramento – California Housing Affordability Study for 2017

    Home Affordability In Sacramento County and the Tri County Area     According to to The California Association of Realtor’s (C.A.R.’s) Traditional Housing Affordability […]
April 20, 2015
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Short Sales in Sacramento are up in 2015

Short Sales in Sacramento are certainly up lately,California short sales and foreclosures up 2.2 percent Q1 2015 and as I look for reasons I come across information showing that Short Sales in California as a whole are increasing.
October 2, 2013

Have you heard? Sacramento real estate is Booming!

Have you heard? Real estate in Northern California is booming!  Especially in the Sacramento housing market, which was actually among the hardest hit of any in […]
July 12, 2012
Assembly Bill 278 and SB900 become california's newest foreclosure law

Newest Foreclosure Law in California- California Homeowner Bill Of Rights Information

  The bill, introduced by Attorney General Kamala Harris and championed by homeowners and consumer advocates, was signed by the governor the other day. Does this mean no […]
March 5, 2012
California is a Deed Of Trust State

Certified Short Sale Negotiator Explains Deed Of Trust VS Mortgage

As a Sacramento Short Sale Expert and Certified Short Sale Negotiator, I have grown to love this Real Estate market and running a successful Short Sale […]
September 8, 2011

Unaffordable Mortgage? How To Start A Loan Modification

Has your mortgage payment become unaffordable? Considering a loan modification in Folsom, El DorAdo Hills, Roseville, Natomas, Elk Grove or West Sacramento? Need someone to help […]
July 25, 2011

How Important is the Hardship Letter? The Short Sale Hardhip Letter Sets The Stage

As a Short Sale Agent in the Sacramento Area; I get this question all the time:The Hardship Letter- How important is it? Sacramento Certified Short Sale […]
July 12, 2010

New Anti-Deficiency Law In California Would Help Homeowners Who Do A Short Sale

  Many times, as a troubled homeowner is looking for options and gathering information, they go to the internet to find short sale information for Sacramento. […]
July 11, 2010

How Do I Short Sale My Sacramento Area Home? Short Sale Training For Homeowners

FOLSOM Certified Short Sale Specialist and Sacramento area Short Sale Expert Forth Hoyt answers common questions from Sacramento Short Sale candidates; How do I get started in […]
May 25, 2010

Many Sacramento Homeowners Stop Paying Mortgages

      12.33 percent of the Sacramento’s homeownerswho have a mortgage are either in foreclosure, have lost their homes or are three months late with […]
April 20, 2010

El Dorado Hills Short Sales Are Working!

El Dorado Hills Short Sale Information and Statistics Short sales in El Dorado Hills are finally getting plenty of traction. As an El dorado Hills short […]
April 15, 2010

A slow motion train wreck is still a train wreck.

Source: www.housingstorm.com
April 15, 2010

LOAN MODS AREN’T WORKING! Loan Mod Report From Congressinal Oversight Panel

THE CAT IS OUT OF THE BAG!  LOAN MODS AREN’T WORKING!! Extend and pretend strategies have run their course and the THE CHICKENS HAVE COME HOME […]
March 3, 2010

January HAMP Loan Modification Report

    Sacramento Certified Pre-Foreclosure Specialist’s Loan Mod Report:   Loan Modification and Foreclosure Prevention News and Reports       Just Read the Making Home Affordable ProgramServicer Performance […]
March 3, 2010

Why Short Sale? When It’s OK to Walk Away From Your Home!

    More Short Sale Informaton From A Certified Short Sale Specialist: A friendof mine and an awesome lender, Suzanna Ravin, emailed this article to me today […]
February 4, 2010

Sacramento Short Sale FAQ’s Glossary and Decoder

Found a great link today that I had seen many times before, but hadn’t been to it for a while…  The administration can build a pretty cool […]
January 22, 2010

Refinance an uphill fight after job loss

A couple is unlikely to qualify for a refinance, which may not be a good option for them anyway.
January 22, 2010

Writing off a tax loss on a franchise

Before determining the amount of tax loss on a franchise, make sure to amortize.
January 22, 2010

Men marrying richer wives

Among the trends of the wealthy, there’s an economic battle of the sexes emerging.