Monthly Archives: May 2009

New Government Program To Streamline Short Sale Process

Short sales can be frustrating and stressful for everyone involved. Extensive delays in the short-sale process have caused many buyers to back out of transactions and have left sellers with no option but foreclosure. Recently the US Treasury announced that new¬†components of the Making Home Affordable (MHA) program are aimed at preventing foreclosures and streamlining […]

April 2009 Real Estate Statistics

I’m seeing two distinct real estate markets in Bend. One is the foreclosure market, the other is everything else. You can find great deals but you have to be ready to act quickly. I can’t tell you how many times we’ve run into multiple offers.