Real Estate Blog 2017-05-22T17:18:13+00:00

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Measuring Your Ability to Achieve the American Dream

Measuring Your Ability to Achieve the American Dream   Measuring Your Ability to Achieve the American Dream - Forbes.com recently released the results of their new American Dream Index, in which they measure “the prosperity of the middle class, and…examine which states best support the American Dream.” The monthly [...]

Tax Return Depressing? Owning a Home Could Help

Tax Return Depressing? Owning a Home Could Help Tax Return Depressing? Owning a Home Could Help - Many Americans got some depressing news last week; either their tax return was not as large as they had hoped or, in some cases, they were told they [...]

Thinking of Selling? Now Is the Time to Act

Thinking of Selling? Now Is the Time to Act Thinking of Selling? Now Is the Time to Act - If you thought about selling your house this year, now may be the time to do it. The inventory of homes for sale is well below [...]

Home Mortgages: Rates Up, Requirements Easing

  Home Mortgages: Rates Up, Requirements Easing Home Mortgages: Rates Up, Requirements Easing - The media has extensively covered the rise in mortgage interest rates since last fall (from 3.42% last September to the current 4.1% according to Freddie Mac). However, a less covered aspect of [...]

Careful…Don’t Get Caught in the Rental Trap!

Careful…Don’t Get Caught in the Rental Trap! Careful…Don’t Get Caught in the Rental Trap! - There are many benefits to homeownership. One of the top benefits is being able to protect yourself from rising rents by locking in your housing cost for the life of [...]

The ‘REAL’ News about Housing Affordability

The 'REAL' News about Housing Affordability The 'REAL' News about Housing Affordability - Some industry experts are claiming that the housing market may be headed for a slowdown as we proceed through 2017, based on rising home prices and a potential jump in mortgage interest [...]

Again… You Do Not Need 20% Down Payment to Buy NOW!

Again… You Do Not Need 20% Payment Down to Buy NOW!   Again… You Do Not Need 20% Down Payment to Buy NOW! - A survey by Ipsos found that the American public is still somewhat confused about what is required to qualify for a home mortgage loan in [...]

Millionaire to Millennials: Buy Now!

Millionaire to Millennials: Buy Now! Millionaire to Millennials: Buy Now! - Self-made millionaire David Bach was quoted in a CNBC article explaining that "the single biggest mistake millennials are making" is not purchasing a https://celinavazquezrealtor.com/renting-buying-paying-mortgage/home because buying real estate is "an escalator to wealth.” Bach went on to explain: "If millennials [...]

Renting or Buying… Either Way You’re Paying a Mortgage

Renting or Buying… Either Way You’re Paying a Mortgage Renting or Buying… Either Way You’re Paying a Mortgage - There are some people who have not purchased homes because they are uncomfortable taking on the obligation of a mortgage. Everyone should realize that, unless you [...]

The Foreclosure Crisis: 10 Years Later

The Foreclosure Crisis: 10 Years Later The Foreclosure Crisis: 10 Years Later - CoreLogic recently released a report entitled, United States Residential Foreclosure Crisis: 10 Years Later, in which they examined the years leading up to the crisis all the way through to present day. With a peak in [...]

Celina Vazquez Home Selling Team April Newsletter

Celina Vazquez Home Selling Team April Newsletter Celina Vazquez Home Selling Team April Newsletter Celina Vazquez is a Real Estate Agent serving the Inland Empire. Celina Vazquez has a Broker License, GRI Designation, and a CCRM Designation. As a Real Estate Agent, Celina Vazquez goes the extra mile to [...]

1st Annual Jurupa Valley Easter Egg Coloring Contest

Jurupa Valley Easter Egg Coloring Contest Jurupa Valley Easter Egg Coloring Contest - Hey Glad you decided to join the 1st Annual Easter Egg Coloring Contest! To participate print out the picture posted above. Get creative and color the Easter Egg picture and be sure [...]

What Are the Experts Saying about Mortgage Rates?

What Are the Experts Saying about Mortgage Rates? What Are the Experts Saying about Mortgage Rates? - Mortgage interest rates have risen over the last few months and projections are that they will continue their upswing throughout 2017. What impact will this have on the [...]

New Homes in Jurupa Valley CA – Lennar Homes Harvest Villages

New Homes in Jurupa Valley CA - Lennar Homes Harvest Villages New Homes in Jurupa Valley CA - Lennar Homes Harvest Villages - The new community of Harvest Villages, from Lennar homes, offers single-family homes with built-in amenities. These include solar panels, kitchens with granite countertops, and even [...]