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San Diego Free Home Search Tutorial

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Whether you’ve been looking for the perfect home in San Diego for some time now or have just started your search, our team here at Big Block Realty would love to help you find exactly what you’re looking for! One way to get started is with our free online home search tool.

You can use our free home search tool in several different ways. One way to search is by city name. This lets you enter a city name and then see a map of all the homes for sale in that geographic area. Want to refine your search? Our tool lets you do that too, customizing your search to your exact specifications.

Maybe you only want to search for 3-bedroom houses. Our tool allows you to pick and choose home features that are important to you. There’s nothing more personal than your home and the process to finding that home or property doesn’t have to be stressful.

With our easy-to-use free online home search tool, you’ll be viewing houses that meet your needs at the swipe of a finger or click of a mouse. Large photos make the tool more visually appealing and if you see something you like, our tool allows you to schedule a home showing directly from the site!

From helping you find the perfect home to writing that perfect purchase offer, our team here at Big Block Realty will be with you every step of the way!

To learn more about your options in the San Diego area for older homes as well as new or if you have any questions, please contact us anytime.

Your friends and local real estate experts,

San Diego Realtors

Oliver, Sam, Sandro

The Home Team

Contact us today:

Oliver Graf – Direct: (760)237-8006
Sandro Natale – Direct: (949)290-2599
Sam Khorramian – Direct: (858)518-1533

Have a question? —>Contact or Email us direct <—

Big Block Realty
Always working hard for you!
www.BigBlockRealty.com
CA DRE #01885775

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Mission Hills Homes For Sale Spotlight – Mission Hills 92103 – Mission Hills Real Estate

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Search Homes For Sale In Mission Hills –>http://freesdhomesearch.com/index.php/bankers-hill-old-town-and-mission-hills-homes-for-sale/

Widely known as one of San Diego’s finest neighborhoods, Mission Hills boasts elegant homes along tree-lined streets, a vibrant business district, and above all else a strong sense of community.

Sandwiched between Hillcrest, Old Town, Downtown and Mission Valley, Mission Hills is located just steps from everything San Diego Real Estate has to offer.

With its mature tree lined streets and winding canyons, driving into Mission Hills is as welcoming as can be. Its central location and easy access to the Trolley, Coaster and Amtrak means you are just minutes from all that America’s Finest City, San Diego California offers.

Full details and photos of all Mission Hills homes for sale –> click here to see all Mission Hills Homes For Sale

Open for showings daily. Call Sandro @ 858 255 0135 ok to text. No solicitation please.

Mission Hills Homes For Sale Spotlight – Mission Hills 92103 – Mission Hills Real Estate

Search Mission Hills, Bankers Hill, Uptown, Hillcrest, Old Town, Downtown Homes and Condos for sale anytime using our Free Home Search Tool —  http://www.FreeSDHomeSearch.com

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How To Start Investing In Real Estate

How To Start Investing In Real Estate

Steps on Successfully Launching a profitable Real Estate Portfolio

For many people the hardest part of getting your Real Estate Investing business started is overcoming the fear of the unknown that comes with attempting new things.bigstock-Saving-Money-8173913

Many of our clients got stuck before they even start… suffering from what we call “analysis paralysis”.

What we all need to understand is that fear will never go away no matter how many books you buy, or how many boot-camps and seminars you attend. The only way to get over this fear is by getting yourself in the game, you need to face your fears and execute! (and work with a great team like ours!)

You don’t need to start with huge deals to get started, or even any of our own money.

Often times, new investors think that they need to put everything on the line to get into real estate investing. That is not the case, in fact many of the deals get done without ever using any of your own money or credit.

It all starts by building a strong team, and they finally pulling the trigger and doing the first deal.

Here is an easy action guide for you to start using today, this will help you finally start working towards your goal of building a strong real estate portfolio and making some serious cash.

Follow these easy steps and you will be well on your way to being a successful real estate investor!

1) Attend a REIA / Meetup / Investment club meetings:

Networking with other investors is the key and also the first step to starting your investing career. The people you will meet at these events will be a big help to you while first getting started. We always say that “Relationships are the only shortcuts to success”. For a lot of us it can seem a little nerve wrecking in the beginning, but be rest assured that this is the most important step in starting your investing career. Another major bonus is that these meeting are usually low cost or free! So get out there and attend.

2) Learn from successful Investors:

Sometimes we need to see it before we can believe it. Meeting with an active successful investor will give you the inspiration you need to get your butt into action. When we first got started we made it a point to meet and surround ourselves with as many of these people as we could. We have all heard that saying…”You income is the exact average of the 5 people you hang out with most”…so why are you hanging out with your broke friends? If you need help finding successful investors to meet with, a REIA or Networking group as explained above is a great place to start.

3) Take Action:

Obviously the first stem in taking action is arming yourself with knowledge. You can talk to us if you have questions. But once you have a strategy, the only way to invest in your first deal is by finding your first deal!! Whatever your chosen model is, you need to find properties that meet your criteria to invest in. So if you are going to be looking for motivated sellers, then you need to get on the phone with sellers. The only way you can get better at the game is by talking to more and more people. Practice makes perfect, right? No! Perfect practice makes perfect! Practice your scripts, roll play your scripts and get on the PHONE!! Read this very carefully…TAKING ACTION WILL MAKE YOU RICH!!

Getting starting and making money investing in real estate is not easy, but when done correctly can provide a lifetime of cashflow!

What are you going to do to get started?

Your friends and local real estate experts,

San Diego Realtors

Oliver, Sam, Sandro

The Home Team

Contact us today:

Oliver Graf – Direct: (760)237-8006
Sandro Natale – Direct: (949)290-2599
Sam Khorramian – Direct: (858)518-1533

Have a question? —>Contact or Email us direct <—

Big Block Realty
Always working hard for you!
www.BigBlockRealty.com
CA DRE #01885775

Proudly serving all of San Diego County including: Oceanside, Carlsbad, Leucadia, La Costa, Encinitas, Cardiff, Del Mar, La Jolla, Pacific Beach, Escondido, San Marcos, Poway, Rancho Bernardo, Vista, Chula Vista, Spring Valley, Point Loma, Coronado, all other cities in San Diego!

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Carlsbad Homes For Sale At Can’t Beat Prices! – Why You Should Buy A House In Carlsbad Today…

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Search Homes For Sale in Beautiful Carlsbad, CA.   Homes and Condo’s are available right now in all four of the ultra desirable Carlsbad zip codes.  Carlsbad 92008, Carlsbad 92009, Carlsbad 92010 and Carlsbad 92011.

Look no further for California real estate, sales statistics, new homes, school information and much more to find the perfect new Carlsbad home for your family today.

Search Available Carlsbad Homes & Condos for sale Here.

Carlsbad homes and the community within provide something for every travel taste and budget.

With nearly seven miles of beautiful beaches, picturesque lagoons, the charm of a European village coupled with world class golf, spas and shopping, the City of Carlsbad offers many free and fun activities year round.   Come make Carlsbad your new home today!

For more photos and to see units currently for sale in Carlsbad, California. Check it out here:  http://freesdhomesearch.com/index.php/carlsbad-homes-for-sale/

If you need any help or have any questions, feel free to contact us anytime.

Your friends and local real estate experts,

Sam, Oliver, Sandro
Real Estate Experts Sandro Natale, Oliver Graf, Sam Khorramian

Contact us anytime:

Oliver Graf – Direct: (760)237-8006
Sandro Natale – Direct: (949)290-2599
Sam Khorramian – Direct: (858)518-1533

Have a question? —>Contact us direct <—

 

Big Block Realty
Always working hard for you!
www.BigBlockRealty.com
CA DRE #01885775

 

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Short Sales- A better way to sell your home and avoid Foreclosure

Short Sales- A better way to sell your home and avoid Foreclosure!:

The effects from the last market can still be felt today.

Nearly 20% (9 million people) of homeowners across the US are “upside down” on their mortgages. Meaning, they owe more on their mortgage balance than their properties are actually worth.

Short Sales and Real Estate San DiegoSome people thank that they should just walk away and give up their home to foreclosure…

But Hold On!

There is light at the end of the tunnel…

There can be some big time benefits to doing a Short Sale rather than a foreclosure.

To the homeowner there is little difference because either way they will be a walking away from a depreciating asset

BUT the benefits of a Short Sale are in favor of the homeowner.

Let me explain,

Credit Impact: For starters Short Sales affect a person’s credit significantly less than a foreclosure (most of the time, please contact a professional to examine your case individually). Someone who “Short Sells” a property is more likely to qualify for a new mortgage in as little as 12-24 months, whereas a foreclosure and/or bankruptcy will haunt someone for up to 7 years. Depending on how many late payments (if any) are missed during a short sale, will determine how much your credit drops while a foreclosure will leave a massive mark.

Stress: On top of the credit impact most people never talk about the effect on homeowner’s moral when they are going through a foreclosure. It’s never a good feeling for someone that is just watching the bank take their their house away. With a Short Sale, the homeowner will have more time to make moving preparations and the lender will work with you to come up with a resolution.

Homeowner Help: In a Short Sale the homeowner is 100% involved in the process, making their own decisions with the help and guidance of a Short Sale Professional (contact us today for assistance). The Short Sale specialist will handle all communications with the lender, as well as market and sell the property with the help of an Real Estate Agent. This allows the homeowner a great alternative to foreclosure and is a very dignified way to sell a property!

If you, or someone you know is upside down on a property or facing foreclosure contact a Short Sale Specialist once they have missed at least one mortgage payment or decide you need to sell.

We would gladly help if you need any assistance.

Your friends and local real estate experts,

San Diego Realtors

Oliver, Sam, Sandro

The Home Team

Contact us today:

Oliver Graf – Direct: (760)237-8006
Sandro Natale – Direct: (949)290-2599
Sam Khorramian – Direct: (858)518-1533

Have a question? —>Contact or Email us direct <—

Big Block Realty
Always working hard for you!
www.BigBlockRealty.com
CA DRE #01885775

BUYING OR SELLING?: Don’t forget our Free Home Search Tool.
Search the MLS anytime! http://www.FreeSDHomeSearch.com

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How to Buy A Property – “I’m ready to Buy a Home… Now What?”

How to buy a property

So you are ready to make a move?

With prices still about 30% below average.  Now is the right time to buy real estate.  If you’re like us here in San Diego, the market is tight so you’ll want to consider these strategies to make the home buying process easy and smooth.

1) Stay Calm – Patience will go a long way.  Don’t spend more than you can really afford.  Buyers can get caught up in the hype, and that can sometimes put pressure on buyers to spend more than they anticipated.

2) Make Your Best Offer – When bidding on a home with multiple offers, you need to come to the table with your best foot forward.  Don’t be afraid to offer an increased deposit and ALWAYS make sure you submit your offer with a pre-approval letter from your mortgage lender and your proof of funds.  Pre-approvals are an absolute must and without them your home buyers offer will be much less likely to be accepted.

Keys3) Check Your Credit First – Before you set off to look at houses, discuss your credit report with your mortgage lender.  Small discrepancies on your credit report can mean the difference of thousands of dollars.  A little known secret is that a simple Open/Closed discrepancy can be fixed with minimal effort in less than 30 days.

4) Account For Assets –  Be prepared for a strict underwriting process.  Mortgage lenders need to see a consistent income.  They will want to know where your money is and how much you’re spending per month, including the things you’re spending your money on.  Don’t purchase a car or change jobs or do anything significant that affects your income while obtaining financing for a new home purchase.  Always ask your mortgage professional about the do’s and don’ts.

5) Offer A Large Down Payment –  The larger your down payment is, the better.  A down payment of 20% or greater is a plus and will not go unnoticed. The larger your down payment is, the less likely you will run into issues with financing.

6) Write A Nice Letter To Go With Your Offer – This is a great way to stand out from the competition.  Assuming all things are equal, sometimes a nice letter from the heart written directly to the sellers explaining why this home is a perfect fit for your family can go a long way.  Buying and selling real estate is an emotional experience.  Families grow attachments to their home and it makes sense that the sellers will want to see a nice new family they can relate to buy their home from them.

7) Find A Good Agent – An experienced real estate agent will bring you knowledge about the home buying process.  Good agent’s will also make the home buying process enjoyable and smooth for all parties. (We would gladly apply for the job)

For any and all your real estate needs, don’t hesitate to reach out to The Home Team.

Real Estate Experts Sandro Natale, Oliver Graf, Sam Khorramian

Your friends and local real estate experts,

Oliver, Sam, Sandro

The Home Team

Contact us anytime:

Oliver Graf – Direct: (760)237-8006
Sandro Natale – Direct: (949)290-2599
Sam Khorramian – Direct: (858)518-1533

Have a question? —>Contact us direct <—

Big Block Realty
Always working hard for you!
www.BigBlockRealty.com
CA DRE #01885775

BUYING OR SELLING?: Don’t forget our Free Home Search Tool.
Search the MLS anytime! http://www.FreeSDHomeSearch.com

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How To Buy A House – What Happens During The Home Buying Process?

How To Buy A House – What Happens During The Home Buying Process?

Having the right team behind you makes all the difference. san diego ca homes for sale

Purchasing a new home for sale is always an exciting time.  There are many important steps to follow when buying a home in San Diego.  These are the steps that your REAL ESTATE TEAM (your Real Estate Agent, lender, and the title and escrow company) will perform so that your transaction is successful.

Steps are in chronological order by days in a typical sale with 30 day escrow period.  Some steps occur simultaneously.

Day 1. Pre-approval and evaluation of your ­financing options [Lender].
Loan application form is completed [Lender].

Day 2 – 30. Choose a desired property,  present an offer and good-faith deposit [Real Estate Agent].

Day 31. Contract is reviewed with particular attention to the steps with specific dates [All team members].  If offer is accepted, the transaction is started and Title/Escrow is opened [Title and Escrow Company]

Day 32 – 35. Property inspections are ordered [Real Estate Agent].
Credit report and property value assessment are ordered [Lender].

Day 36 – 48. The preliminary title report is reviewed and sent to the lender and the Real Estate Agent [Title and Escrow Company].
The disclosure reports are delivered to the buyer [Real Estate Agent].
The preliminary title report is reviewed [All team members].
Buyer selects their desired loan [Lender].
Inspection contingencies are lifted [Real Estate Agent].
Loan contingencies are removed [Real Estate Agent].

Day 49 – 60. Final gathering of documents for loan approval [Lender].
Escrow ensures title report is free of errors and that in compliance [Title and Escrow Company].
Loan package is sent to the mortgage lender for ­final underwriter approval [Lender].
The Real Estate Agent gives fi­nal instructions for the closing [Real Estate Agent].
Escrow drafts instructions and get signed by all parties. [Title/Escrow].

Day 60 – 61.  All signed documents are returned to the lender [Title and Escrow Company].
Buyer and their Realtor does a Final walk through [Real Estate Agent].  The buyer deposits the funds balance in the escrow account [Title and Escrow Company]. Buyer and Seller exchange monies [Lender].
The deed is registered with the county [Title and Escrow company].
The transaction is closed and the keys are handed to the new owner with a smile! [Real Estate Agent]

That’s it!  We’re always happy to answer any questions.  And don’t forget our Free Home Search Tool.  Search for homes and condos for sale anytime!

Your friends and local real estate experts,

Oliver, Sam, Sandro

The Home Team

Contact us anytime:

Oliver Graf – Direct: (760)237-8006
Sandro Natale – Direct: (949)290-2599
Sam Khorramian – Direct: (858)518-1533

Have a question? —>Contact us direct <—

Big Block Realty
Always working hard for you!
CA DRE #01885775

BUYING OR SELLING?: Don’t forget our Free Home Search Tool.
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Ultimate Home Buying Strategies – Looking For San Diego Homes And Condominiums For Sale?

In this video San Diego Home sale experts Sam Khorramian and Oliver Graf talk about the strategies home buyers need to know. If you’re thinking about buying San Diego homes, it’s all too important to put a strong strategy together when you begin shopping and this will ensure your search is 10 times more effective and tons more enjoyable!

The most important piece when buying a home for sale in San Diego is making sure you’ve made the right preparations before beginning a search. This short video will show you a few important things to cover before hiring an agent like Sam and Oliver to help search for the perfect new San Diego home for sale:

How much of a down payment are you comfortable putting down on your mortgage?

What is a comfortable monthly payment for you on your mortgage?

Make sure you always get pre qualified by a San Diego mortgage professional.

Start thinking about the features about a San Diego home for sale are “must haves”

Always make sure you hire the right San Diego Real Estate team like Sam and Oliver with Big Block Realty to guarantee you get the best deal on the best new home or condo for sale.

In the searching mood? Search all San Diego homes for sale right here: http://www.FreeSDHomeSearch.com

San Diego homes for sale are the right investments for anyone looking for cash flow rental property too. Sam and Oliver have invested in hundreds of properties and that knowledge has made them and their team “Investors favorite agents”. Learn more about how Team Big Block can help you invest in San Diego homes for sale, contact us today!

If you’re interested in buying and flipping a San Diego home for sale? Just watch this quick video: http://youtu.be/Yr3x71gpkyk

For years Oliver and Sam have been helping clients buy and sell San Diego homes for sale, Carlsbad homes for sale, Encinitas homes for sale, Oceanside homes for sale, La Jolla home for sale, Downtown San Diego condos for sale, Rancho Santa Fe homes for sale and much more.

Oliver, Sam and the team at Big Block Realty have a long history of helping people buy and sell San Diego homes for sale at cant beat prices for years! Let Team Big Block guide you to your next San Diego dream home! Watch this short clip and learn why you should hire Sam and Oliver for your next house or condo purchase: http://youtu.be/GtLU_T_Zv6k

Are you a fan of La Jolla real estate? In this clip Sam takes a tour of La Jolla real estate on Mt. Soledad : http://youtu.be/B1uQt_Ipw8Y

If you need any help or have any questions, feel free to contact me anytime.

Your friends and local real estate experts,

Oliver, Sam, Sandro

The Home Team

Contact us anytime:

Oliver Graf – Direct: (760)237-8006
Sandro Natale – Direct: (949)290-2599
Sam Khorramian – Direct: (858)518-1533

Have a question? —>Contact us direct <—

Big Block Realty
Always working hard for you!
www.BigBlockRealty.com
CA DRE #01885775

BUYING OR SELLING?: Don’t forget our Free Home Search Tool.
Search the MLS anytime! http://www.FreeSDHomeSearch.com

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