Monthly Archives: January 2010

327 Whippoorwill Glen: SOLD

3bd/2ba starter home sold for top dollar in Escondido. The table above (click to expand) shows all sold or pending homes in last six months in the same community. Note the model match that sold two weeks earlier for 5.6% … Continue reading

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752 Foxwood Drive: SOLD

4bd/3ba mountain view in Oceanside. A few words from the client… “Working with Seth to find our first home has been wonderful. His professionalism and experience lent itself to our case, and was the sole reason our deal was completed. … Continue reading

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10 Reasons Why Real Estate Won’t Bounce

1. At best, maybe 25% of all mortgages that have defaulted since the beginning of the subprime crisis has been dealt with via foreclosure and subsequent resale or short sale. 2. Since the record foreclosure statistics we saw two years … Continue reading

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Alternate Theory to Pending Sales Plunge

I love the book Freakonomics, by Steven Levitt and Stephen Dubner. I love the way it explores the questioning of questions, and the incentives that back them. And I was impressed by the way it compels readers to proactively uncover … Continue reading

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Hot Listing Alert 1.4.10

I bet this listing goes pending within the week and will end up closing for $100k above list price.

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