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Don't Be Tricked with a Flip

Don't Be Tricked With A FlipYou're on the hunt for your perfect home and this flip has you excited.  What's not to like? The seller recently purchased it, remodeled it and it has everything you

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Important Things To Know About Home Inspections

If you're hiring someone to inspect the home you want to buy, or you're a seller trying to find out if there are any hidden problems that need fixing before you put your home on the market, here are

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Latent and Patent Defects in Homes

With very few exceptions, all home sales in California are “as-is.” In fact, Paragraph 11(i)(a) of the California Residential Purchase Agreement, the form Realtors use to sell property,“

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Why Sellers need to Buy Title Insurance

One common question I get from sellers when they see a seller’s net sheet is “what’s this charge for title insurance, the buyer should insure title, so I should be safe?” In fact, as a,

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