Yorba Linda Real Estate News

New FHA Leeway for Approvals

New FHA Leeway for Approvals

It’s time to buy and there are more reasons Not to Wait!   Having a low FICO score usually means there is no way for you to quality for a FHA mortgage, but changes to the underwriting process August 2015…

Sell Your Home in Any Season

Sell Your Home in Any Season

So far, the 2015 Housing Market in Southern California was BUSY!!!!   As we slip into autumn, many homeowners take their homes off the market, believing that their home will not sell in the fall or winter. While it is…

Creating an Idea Book for Your New Home

Creating an Idea Book for Your New Home

Contemplating buying a new home? Before you call your real estate agent, Vicki Sommers,  refine your ideas by creating an idea book. An idea book, exactly as the name implies, is a repository for all the ideas you have about…

Are You Ready to Buy a Home?

Are You Ready to Buy a Home?

Okay, it’s one of the biggest decisions of your life, so when do you know if you’re ready? Homeownership readiness can come at any age … there are young twenty-somethings that took the plunge, and there are empty-nesters that buy…

The Best Place to Raise a Family

The Best Place to Raise a Family

We all have our own idea of the perfect place to raise a family. We want our kids to grow up with all the opportunities available to them. That might mean a large backyard or nearby parks, great schools, sports…

What a Credit Score Really Means

What a Credit Score Really Means

As one of the least understood numbers homebuyers deal with, their credit score confuses many would-be buyers. So, what does your credit score really mean? Firstly, understand that a credit score is not a credit score is not a credit…