Monthly Archives: September 2012

Property Taxes vs Blight

“Property Taxes vs Blight – a Lesson in Counterproductivity” California just signed into effect a new Blight law, giving homeowners a chance to fix code violations before local agencies move in to enforce the code.  For a long time now I’ve … Continue reading

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Making the Finances Work When Buying a Home

“Making the Finances Work When Buying a Home” Last year I worked with a buyer who thought he couldn’t afford a home he was well qualified for, because the government was taking the max amount of withholding from each of … Continue reading

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