Category Archives: California Association of REALTORs

Millennials in California Value Home Ownership

Millennials in California value home ownership. A new survey by the CALIFORNIA ASSOCIATION OF REALTORS® was designed to evaluate the millennial generation’s attitude toward home ownership. Respondents were asked questions about different things from effect of the recession on their … Continue reading

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California Legislature Considers New Tax on Homeowners – SB 391

California Legislature Considers New Tax on Homeowners – SB 391 The CA state legislature has been considering a new tax that would be imposed on homeowners who need to record certain documents with their counties. This $75 per document tax … Continue reading

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CA Property Buyers Should Be Advised About Implications of an Earthquake Zone Report

CA Property Buyers Should Be Advised About Implications of an Earthquake Zone Report. A California court of appeal has ruled that the real estate broker for buyers failed in their obligation to investigate, understand and communicate to buyers the implications … Continue reading

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California Law on Smoke Detector Device Specifications Has Changed

California Law on Smoke Detector Device Specifications Has Changed BY HARRISON K. LONG  –  Professional Real Estate Sales Representative, Real estate broker, Orange County, CA. California law requires smoke detectors at homes and residential properties and that sellers are required … Continue reading

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Orange County CA Home Buyers Continued to Push Prices Up During June 2013

Orange County CA Home Buyers Continued to Push Prices Up During June 2013 Orange County CA home selling markets continued to be aggressive with buyers during June 2013.  Median home selling price for all homes (single family detached, condo, and … Continue reading

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REALTORs(R) Supporting the American Dream of Home Buying and Ownership

  REALTORs® support the American dream of buying and home ownership. Many of us believe that REALTOR® support is and should be special for those who are financially qualified. The National Association of REALTORs® legislative and business meetings Washington DC this month involved the large … Continue reading

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Right to Rent by Individual Owners at California Common Interest Developments

  New California “RIGHT TO RENT” law at common interest developments (CIDs) is expected to protect private property rights of individual owners. Thanks to the California Association of Realtors for sponsoring SB 150 on “RIGHT TO RENT” at a common interest developments.  This Senate Bill 150 was … Continue reading

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Clarus FHA Condo Home Loan Approval System

Clarus FHA Condo Home Loan Approval System Continue reading

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CALIFORNIA ASSOCIATION OF REALTORS(R) released its California Housing Market Forecast for 2011

CALIFORNIA ASSOCIATION OF REALTORS(R) released its California Housing Market Forecast for 2011 Continue reading

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