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I have just earned  the prestigious Certified Distressed Property Expert® (CDPE) designation, having completed extensive training in foreclosure avoidance, with a particular emphasis on short sales. At a time when millions of homeowners are struggling with the possibility of foreclosure,,  the sk...
HOMEBUYER TAX CREDIT 2009/2010 BENEFITS MILITARY, OTHERS Present tax law benefits Armed Forces members as well as intelligence service & foreign service personnel, who are on active duty and out of the U.S for 90 days during any part of 2009. They get an additional year to buy their homes to May ...
Current home owner: amount of Credit $6,500. ($4,000 Married filing separately.    Must have used the home sold or being sold as a principal residence consecutively for 5 of the previous 8 years.    Limit on cost of Purchased home:  $800,000.   Income Limits: (NOTE:  Increased income limits are ...
I recently received by National Association of Realtors Green Designation.  Now it seems everything I see is about Green.  Today in the local paper there was an Article about Built Green:  It just makes sense using recycled content material help conserve natural resources; careful site selection,...
I just completed training for NAR's Green Designation Course.  This course provided advanced training and resources so that I may: Respond to consumer demand for green homes & buildings as well as green home & building features.   (2) Guide the discussion of green and sustainability as these issu...
Treasury Announces Requirements for Making Home Affordable  This is a comprehensive $75 Billion Home Affordable Modification Program.  The plan is expected to reach up to 3 to 4 million homeowners. The goal for the Home Affordable Modification program is to reduce the amount homeowners owe per mo...
A recently released joint study by Trulia-a U.S. News partner-and RealtyTrac indicates that foreclosure discount for the state of washington is 24%   The median list price  for Washington is $283,950 vs REO list price is $216,000 a savings of 24%.   If you are looking for a good deal on Real Esta...
If you are behind in your mortgage payments and the home may be going to foreclosure soon, there may be a way to delay foreclosure and possible save the home.    Many of the mortgages we currently have were sold.  Original mortgage notes may be lost or difficult to find.   I saw a news program to...
REDUCED OVER $200,000 OF ASSESSED VALUE - OLYMPIA WA $799,900  Beautiful custom log & cedar home on 7.7 acres in West Olympia. 5083 sf (buyer to verify). A peek-a-boo view Eld Inlet. Open beams, vaulted ceilings, granite counter, Mexican tile, sauna, solar panels, mahogany floors, secret room. 3 ...
For Jan 2008 there were 1795 active listings compared to 1522 in Jan 2009.  That is a  5% reductions in the number of listings.  The Median Price home in Jan 2008 was $299,950 compared to 2009 of  $274,950.  That is a 8% reduction in price. ,   Currently there are 270 residential listings under $...

Karin Zeigler

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