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This is very important for all coastal homeowners: Checkout the link below Marie Natural Disaster / Flood Insurance Natural disasters, such as hurricanes, floods, and earthquakes, are devastating for communities and individuals, and are costly to insurers, and state and federal governments. Insur...
Don't know if anyone else is having this problem but I am having a tough time finding a lender who will loan on investment rental property, especially on jumbo loans. Just spend an hour on phone with lender from Bank of America who says they will maybe with 20%down. SunTrust, Wachovia, etc will n...
The remarkable stock-market recovery that began nearly a year ago may be petering out. Although the leading market indexes continued to set new recovery highs through mid January, today they are only about 2% above where they stood nearly five months ago. "The momentum has begun to wane," says Je...
2 houses are going up for auction on March 23, 2010 on Edisto Beach, SC. Contact me asap at 843-830-8669 if you are interested in getting more information on where to get all real estate auctions in SC or getting registered to bid. I have all the information to register you and all information on...
Charleston Symphony Designer ShowhouseMarch 18-April 18Tour the two downtown homes local designers have re-designed to glean scores of ideas for adding verve to your own home. Shop for home and garden goods and fashion in the showhouse boutique, sample Lowcountry fare in its "café," and enjoy liv...
Sunny and 55 on Edisto; what a beautiful even it was last night with the full moon reflecting on the Atlantic. Looks like diamonds sparkling. What a great life~ Just received this update from one of my mortgage lenders with their opinion on whats happening in the lending arena. Would be glad to h...
Great article I received from one of my mortgage brokers. Now is the perfect time to revisit the extended and expanded Home Buyer's Tax Credit.Why? Because now, as you calculate your tax bill or your refund, you can finally see in real terms just how beneficial a tax credit of up to $8,000 can be...
Check out If you don't know who he is, I attended a sales training seminar with him in Atlanta in 1982, great training and have keep up with his newsletters and now he has a blog. Check it out. Might help in this market or any market. Knowledge is power.
Just received interest rates from a local lender. Fixed rates, conforming with 0 points or origination is at 5%; 1% origination is at 4.8%; jumbo loans over $417K fixed are at 6%, 0 points or origination or at 5.85% with 1% origination. What a great time to be in real estate. You can sell 1/3 mor...
Hey, We need to get copies of this article out to all our buyers who are "sitting on the fence" Marie   Strong gains in existing-home sales were the predominant pattern in most states during the fourth quarter, with many more metro areas seeing prices rise from a year earlier, according to the la...

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