100 IRS Offices around the country are going to be targeted at noon tomorrow for peaceful protest by the Tea Party Patriots against the Internal Revenue Service. Being challenged is the government agency’s abuse of power while targeting and harassing various Tea Party groups. There are many Tea Party groups, but the Tea Party Patriots
by Roberta Murphy Pssst…Have you heard the latest real estate buzz in San Diego? How about pocket listings in Carlsbad, Encinitas, La Costa or Rancho Santa Fe? I wrote about this subject a few years ago on another forum and raised the ire of a few agents along with the interest (and agreement) of others.
by Roberta Murphy Carlsbad, CA— Real Estate on Rebound? There might be some small cause for celebration for owners of single family homes in North County with the news that median home values increased 1 percent from January, 2009 to February, 2009–from $361,250 to $364,900. And the reason that small increase might warrant at least
by Roberta Murphy I always advise our real estate sellers to reveal everything they know about their home in the mountain of disclosures we have them sign. It is a time for true confessions–and we do this for two very good reasons: 1. Buyers need to be fully informed by sellers regarding the home they
Fannie Mae Officially Eliminates Its 4-Financed Property Limit
by Roberta Murphy Wall Street and pundits have been buzzing about how the luxury real estate market has turned cold–even in Manhattan, San Francisco… as well as Rancho Santa Fe. And more than a few are whispering about the great buys to be found–perhaps even in the Rancho Santa Fe real estate market. And one day,
Did We Just See The First 2 Signs Of A Housing Recovery?
by Roberta Murphy We frequently get inquiries regarding oceanfront homes in San Diego–and love showing those properties. Therefore, it truly snagged our interest when we heard that Earl Charles Spencer, Princess Diana’s younger brother, was searching for a home along the San Diego coast. If you recall, Spencer gave the touching eulogy for Princess Diana
Explaining What The Federal Reserve Did In Plain English (January 28, 2009 Edition)
How Today's Federal Reserve Meeting Could Change Home Affordability