Home Improvements: Equity Loans, Rental Property and HUD/FHA

HOME EQUITY LOANS & DEDUCTIBLE INTEREST I’ll start with a brief definition from Wikipedia: “A home equity loan (sometimes abbreviated HEL) is a type of loan in which the borrower uses the equity in their home as collateral. These loans are useful to finance major expenses such as home repairs, medical bills or college education. … Continue reading Home Improvements: Equity Loans, Rental Property and HUD/FHA

Mortgage assistance program questions answered

Mortgage assistance program questions answered From SFGate by Kathleen Pender Tuesday, January 11, 2011 Readers had some good questions about my Sunday column on California’s new mortgage assistance program for unemployed homeowners. I’ll answer them today, but first this update on the program, which began taking applications Monday. Four of the nation’s largest mortgage servicers … Continue reading Mortgage assistance program questions answered

Realtor Frank Riela featured in Palm Springs CA program

My friend,  Realtor Frank Riela,  is featured in an informative “House Hunters” episode on HGTV.com about buying a vacation home in California ~  Vacation Home in Palm Springs URL http://www.hgtv.com/video/vacation-home-in-palm-springs2-video/index.html?soc=share And a link to Frank’s Real Estate site: Architectural Properties URL http://www.architecturalproperties.net/ Continue reading Realtor Frank Riela featured in Palm Springs CA program

Los Angeles Realtor: Lynn Shepodd

“Lynn and I go way back – I have no qualms at all about recommending her to anyone interested in buying or selling real estate in Los Angeles” Jeri L. Peterson The information below is from http://www.sothebyshomes.com/socal/agents/Lynn.Shepodd LYNN SHEPODD Contact Information LYNN SHEPODD Email this Agent Tel: (323) 665-1700 Fax: (323) 665-1780 Los Feliz Brokerage … Continue reading Los Angeles Realtor: Lynn Shepodd

5 Home Loan Modification Myths

5 Home Loan Modification Myths Author: Jenny Evans Published: Mar 16, 2009 Loan modification prevents foreclosure for many homeowners. Separate fact from fiction by learning the 5 most common misconceptions about mortgage adjustments. With the current economic crisis, many homeowners are considering loan modification as a way to avoid foreclosure. But even the most educated … Continue reading 5 Home Loan Modification Myths