Home Buyer Guide

Home Buyer Guide

Loan Pre-Approval – Why get it?

Loan Pre-Approval – Why get it?

Why get a Loan Pre-Approval?   Here are a couple of reasons why you need and want to get a loan pre-approval before you buy a home. If we… Read more »

Please get me connected to a local expert in my preferred neighborhood

Please get me connected to a local expert in my preferred neighborhood

Buying Manufactured Homes

Buying Manufactured Homes

Buying Manufactured Homes Many of those who have been actively looking for 55+ homes in San Diego County with a limited budget understand that majority of their current housing… Read more »

Request alerts when homes for sale are available in your preferred community / area

Request alerts when homes for sale are available in your preferred community / area

Please take a moment to fill out the form below to receive property email notifications. Thank you!  The benefits of signing up for property alerts:  Get instant… Read more »

California Downpayment Assistance Programs to Buy a House

California Downpayment Assistance Programs to Buy a House

California Downpayment Assistance Programs to Buy a House Down payment Assistance Programs Dave Stapleton, Senior Loan Originator, First Choice Bank, NMLS # 248823 Millions of dollars of down… Read more »

How to remove mortgage insurance

How to remove mortgage insurance

How to remove mortgage insurance Find ways for you to remove or cancel the private mortgage insurance (PMI) on your home loan and save money every month. If you are a… Read more »

Vista CA Downpayment Assistance Program for First Time Home Buyers

Vista CA Downpayment Assistance Program for First Time Home Buyers

Vista CA Downpayment Assistance Program for First Time Home Buyers Did you know that Vista provides downpayment assistance for eligible Vista first time home buyers using San Diego… Read more »

What are the property tax rates in San Diego County, California?

What are the property tax rates in San Diego County, California?

What are the property tax rates in San Diego County, California? Are you planning to move and relocate to San Diego County and want to know what… Read more »

Tax Benefits of Owning a Home or Rental Property

Tax Benefits of Owning a Home or Rental Property

Tax Benefits of Owning a Home or Rental Property Material Provided by Featured Certified Public Accountants Gatto, Pope, and Walwick, LLP Please  be sure to consult your… Read more »

Buying a home in 2015

Buying a home in 2015

Buying a home in 2015 Rarely in history has the real estate market seen two key low points occur at the same time like we have in… Read more »

What to expect after making an offer on a house

What to expect after making an offer on a house

What to expect after making an offer on a house If you are thinking of making an offer on a house, here are the things that you… Read more »

Mortgage Payment Calculator

Mortgage Payment Calculator

Monthly Mortgage Payment Calculator Monthly Payment Calculator Mortgage calculator with taxes Property Tax Information Lookup Search Property tax base information on any property in San Diego County… Read more »

How to make an offer on a home?

How to make an offer on a home?

How to make an offer on a home? Are you considering make an offer on a house? If you are working with an agent, he/she will draft an… Read more »

No mortgage insurance loan with 5% down payment

No mortgage insurance loan with 5% down payment

No mortgage insurance loan with as little as 5 % down payment Here is an option on how to pay no mortgage insurance on a loan with less than… Read more »

How Much House Can I Afford to Buy?

How Much House Can I Afford to Buy?

How Much House Can I Afford? Mortgage calculator provided by Zillow

VA Loan and Home Buyer Guide

VA Loan and Home Buyer Guide

VA Loan and First Time Home Buyer Guide Buying a home with zero down payment is a benefit that Active Duty Military, Reserve, National Guard or Veteran can enjoy… Read more »

Home Buyer Questionnaire

Home Buyer Questionnaire

Thank you for taking the time to complete this home buyer questionnaire. Rest assured you are under no-obligation to work with us by filling out this questionnaire. Communication is… Read more »

Real Estate Tips

Real Estate Tips

Local San Diego Real Estate Update & Tips You Can Use  

Why use a real estate agent when buying a new home?

Why use a real estate agent when buying a new home?

Why use your own buyer’s agent when buying a new home? Have someone who represents solely your interests during the transaction. Your own buyer’s agent look after… Read more »

Home buyer agent help available for those looking to buy a home in San Diego County

Home buyer agent help available for those looking to buy a home in San Diego County

Thinking of buying in San Diego County and NOT currently working with an agent? Put our experience and local market expertise to work for you! By working… Read more »