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Gifts For Your Children: Selling or Transferring Property To Your Kids (Plus a Few Tax-Time Tips)

At this time of the year, we feel compelled to remind our followers of a couple of tax-time tips, all of which we have discussed several times in recent months: Recent changes to the law have forced financial institutions that … Continue reading

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Loan Modification Is An Option To Avoid Foreclosure, But Beware Of Fraudulent Mortgage Consultants

It is bad enough when a family has to deal with the agony of trying to avoid losing a home due to the bad economy, but it really makes our blood boil when we read about criminals who prey on … Continue reading

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California Real Estate Market Improvement Will Be Influenced By Hispanic, Elderly, And First-Time Home Buyers

We recently read an interesting article by Catherine New at DailyFinance.com about the impact of Latino home buyers on the real estate market’s recovery in California and other states with a large Hispanic population. According to the article, the Hispanic … Continue reading

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