Robust Real Estate Market = Americans Are On The Move

  • July 30th, 2013
  • devinlucas

Americans are feeling more financially secure with real estate and looking to relocate somewhere ideal, such as Costa Mesa or Newport Beach, according to data from the U.S. Census Bureau and the California Association of REALTORS®.  1.4 million more households moved in 2012 than in 2011. Consumer confidence in real estate is key, with 54 percent of […]

Home Buyers – Hands Off Your Credit While Your Home Search or Loan Is Pending!

  • July 16th, 2013
  • devinlucas

Costa Mesa, Newport Beach and Orange County home buyers – in today’s tough lending and underwriting climate, it’s routine for lenders to check, double check, then check again your credit, employment and income.  In other words, the “pre approval” is hardly the final check.  Your lender is likely (in fact, required, if through Fannie Mae […]

What To Do In Your Yard?

  • July 10th, 2013
  • devinlucas

A neat graphic from the California Association of REALTORS® and PLANET, the Professional Landscape Network, giving ideas and survey results for what to do in your back yard.  Perfect ideas to bring to your Costa Mesa, Newport Beach or Orange County home.  Enjoy! -Devin Lucas Author Devin R. Lucas is a Real Estate Attorney, Broker […]