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Short Sale Process and Time-line.  A short sale can take 45-150 days, on average, to close.  Every bank is different and has its own internal processes.  The following is a general time-line that outlines a "simple" short sale. 1.  Property is listed for sale. 2.  Foreclosure dates are verified. ...
Mark Schweller | Keller Williams | (925) 819-1072 467 Vallejo Avenue, Rodeo, CA Adorable Starter Home in Well Established Neighborhood! 2BR/1+1BA Single Family House offered at $199,000 Year Built 1942 Sq Footage 1,300 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms 1 full, 1 partial Floors 2 Parking 2 Car garage Lot Size...
Mark Schweller | Keller Williams | (925) 819-1072 617 Black Oak Way, Antioch, CA Spacious Lone Tree Estates Home! 5BR/3BA Single Family House offered at $289,900 Year Built 1998 Sq Footage 2,761 Bedrooms 5 Bathrooms 3 full, 0 partial Floors Unspecified Parking 3 Car garage Lot Size 6,001 sqft HO...
Moving Day Tips, Part II. This is part two in a two-part series on moving tips.  In the first article, I discussed moving boxes, packing early, unwanted items and hiring a cleaning service. * Trucks and more trucks!  You can never have enough friends with trucks!  Call your friends at least a few...
Back to School Already? Yes, in the Brentwood and Oakley School District of Contra Costa County in California, our kids will be going back to school on Monday, July 26th.  I have two children, one in elementary school and the other starting middle school this year.  Both attend a modified tradit...
Mark Schweller | Keller Williams | (925) 819-1072 150 Scenic Court, Concord, CA Newer Mobile Home in Private Location in Park! 2BR/2BA Manufactured offered at $100,000 Year Built 2006 Sq Footage 1,260 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms 2 full, 0 partial Floors 1 Parking 1 Covered spaces Lot Size Unspecified H...
Moving Day Tips! So, you've found the home of your dreams, escrow has finally closed and it's now Moving Day!  You've called your friends with trucks and are ready to pack up the house!  When you look around the house, the task seems insurmountable.  Moving does not have to be an overwhelming tas...
Streets of Brentwood, California. If eating, shopping and great entertainment is something you enjoy, then The Streets of Brentwood has what you need this summer! The Streets of Brentwood not only offers shopping at over 20+ upscale stores, such as Banana Republic, Ann Taylor Loft, White House B...
How to De-Clutter Your Home.  You are packing up your house, getting ready for the big move.  The only problem is you have so much stuff!  Or maybe you just don't seem to have enough room for your clothes in the closet or your toys in the garage.  It's time to de-clutter your life!  Procrastinat...
It has been an exciting month for soccer fans of all ages with the month long World Cup being played in South Africa. The tournament is only played once every four years and garners international media coverage. Fans of this tremendous sport, filled with talented athletes and flamboyant personal...

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