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Willow Creek Homes for Sale

Interested in Willow Creek Homes for Sale?  The Willow Creek area is located in Northwest Bakersfield near Coffee Rd and Fruitvale and offers semi-custom homes in the mid $300's.  One of the greatest benefits of the highly sought after homes for sale in NW...

Scoring Deals During a Slow Real Estate Season

There are periods when the global financial situation influences the real estate business to a great extent, but even in the best and most stable years from the financial point of view, you can count on a slow real estate season when business is narrower than usual....

6 Tips when Listing a Home for Sale

You don't get a second chance to make a first impression when listing a home for sale.  When listing a home for sale you'll want to make sure that it's always available for prospective buyers to view.  In order to ease access for both you and the Realtors showing the...

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Changing Jobs Changes Things

Did you just get offered a better job at another company?  Changing jobs changes things if you're in the middle of buying a home and you'll want to talk to your lender before you accept that new promotion!  When you're buying a home lenders typically want several...

Talladega Homes for Sale

Are you interested in buying a luxury home in Northwest Bakersfield?  Talladega Homes for sale may be just what you're looking for.  This luxury home community is located on the corner of Palm and Rudd in Northwest Bakersfield.  The Talladega community stretches from...

Real Estate Tax Deductions

There are many benefits to owning real estate.  One of the best ones is the ability to receive real estate tax deductions on the property.  When you own real property you get write-offs on your taxes for remodel, repairs and appreciation just to name a few.  Before we...

Kern County Foreclosure Homes

The time is right to look into buy Kern County Foreclosure Homes!  Although the real estate market thankfully is on the rebound there will always be foreclosures and bank owned properties. Kern County Real Estate was hit hard during the boom in 2007 and so we will see...

Bakersfield Foreclosure Homes for Sale

If you're looking for a good deal when buying a home, take a look at some Bakersfield foreclosure homes in Kern County.  Foreclosures often offer buyers discounts that aren't available on traditional homes and sellers (the banks) may even pay the closing costs!...

Rental Security Deposit – How Not To Lose It

  You will soon move to a new place and will need the rental security deposit back so you can use the money to start a new chapter of your life.  One of the things you certainly have to do is get the rental security deposit back from your previous landlord....

Lennar Homes for Sale

Since 1954 Lennar has literally helped hundred of thousand of home buyers nationwide.  Lennar Homes for Sale is consistently a top pick for many home buyers, many options that other builders charge for are often included in Lennar Homes.  Whether you're a first time...

Moving Out? Read This First

It's time for a change in your life.  Whether you're moving out due to a work relocation or a family member has to move and you are following.  Maybe's it's time for a change of pace and scenery in your life – it does not matter; your priority is to think about the...

Free School Reports

When preparing to buy a home you want to make sure you've got all your ducks in a row.  One item is schooling and our free school reports will help guide you so you can make the best decision for you and your family. Free School Reports Right To Your Email Bakersfield...

Best Places to Eat in Bakersfield

You bought a new home in a beautiful community of Bakersfield, California.  Now you're ready to explore the Best Places to Eat in Bakersfield.  It's been a hectic day and as you finish unpacking the last load of boxes into your home, you decide that you want to eat...

Courthouse Steps Homes for Sale

Many buyers want to know the process to get in on the "Courthouse Steps Homes for Sale".  There's really no secret to this buying process but you need to be aware sometimes there are deals to be had and sometimes you can lose your shirt.  There is actually more risk...

Real Estate Commission

Typically there are two items that have sellers scratching their heads, the sales price and real estate commission.  Both are important and we'll be discussing commissions in this article.  Commissions like the sales price are completely negotiable but the traditional...

For Sale Sign and Fliers

When marketing a home for sale why not do all you can to sell it?  A for sale sign and fliers is just one more way to let people know your home is available for sale.  The real estate market has always been very competitive and it's imperative as an agent to cast the...

Buying a Home is a Good Idea

As you may already know real estate is a great investment.  Buying a home is a good idea because generally speaking homes appreciate about 4-5% annually, of course some years may be more or less and your area may also differ.  Four or five percent doesn't seem like...

Bakersfield Bank Owned Homes for Sale

If you're interested in Bakersfield Bank Owned Homes for Sale you've come to the right place.  Bank owned properties are homes and other types of real estate that have been returned to the bank by way of foreclosure and deed-in-lieu of foreclosure.  Buyers looking to...

Delano CA Real Estate

Delano is a town located about 30 miles to the north of Bakersfield. This page will introduce you to information on Delano CA Real Estate and Delano Homes for Sale. Delano is not only known for its agriculture but also for its notable people. Although there are two...

Smaller Home Might Be Better, 7 Reasons Why

Here are top five reasons why a smaller home is a far better – and happier – accommodation option in the long run than their mansion-like counterparts.  For most people, a dream home is a beach-side villa with lots of windows and spare rooms.  Still, utility and...

Prepping That Old House for Sale

You are done with that old house of yours, and the movers have transported everything you need to your new place.  Prepping that old house for sale means rolling up your sleeves and getting your hands a little dirty.  Now, it’s time to work on the old house and put it...

Home Cleaning for Saleability

If you are tired of your old, dull-looking rooms, or are simply moving away and need to sell your home, you need to do some cleaning and refreshing first.  It’s always better to live in a cleaner, nicer home, and potential buyers will look at it in the best possible...

Tehachapi CA Real Estate

Are you ready for a full four seasons? Tehachapi Real Estate offers four full seasons and is only about 40 miles from Bakersfield. This page will introduce you to Tehachapi Real Estate and Tehachapi Homes for Sale. Tehachapi California sits at an elevation of almost...

Home Renovations That Sell Homes

Selling your home is not an easy task, despite how much you think you know and how experienced your real estate agent is.  Consider home renovations that will bring your home up to today's standards and this will greatly increase your chances for a quick sale.  There...

Bakersfield MLS CA Multiple Listing Service

The Bakersfield MLS (MLS stands for Multiple Listing Service) is the tool that Bakersfield real estate agents use to help clients buy and sell real estate.  Did you know that the Board of Realtors doesn't own the MLS?  The MLS is actually a third-party vendor or...

Home Finding Tips

Locating the home of your dreams is not difficult but it's not that easy either.  Using these home finding tips you'll be sure to cross the t's and dot the i's so you don't make expensive mistakes.  The first step in finding the perfect home is planning, you want to...

Can’t Pay Your Mortgage Payment?

For many people, living paycheck to paycheck is just part of life.  These 6 tips if you can’t pay your mortgage payment will help guide you through the process in the event something happens and you land in a situation where you cannot afford your mortgage payment any...

Buyer Final Inspection

The Buyer Final Inspection is a very important item that many buyers overlook.  Most times the inspection is referred to as a buyer final walk-through or closing inspection.  Whatever you choose to call it, it should never be overlooked and always be done to ensure...

Search Bakersfield Homes for Sale

Interested in viewing Bakersfield CA homes for sale?  Use our search Bakersfield homes for sale search page.  Our search page enables users to search all properties and homes for sale in Kern County.  You can even save favorites along the way for later viewing....

Make Your Own Home Neutral

When selling a home its important to present the property in it's most neutral fashion.  What does that mean?  To make your own home neutral you need to make sure your personal items are put away to allow a buyer to see themselves in the home with their things and...

Defining Realtor Responsibilities and Duties

When you hire a Realtor it's important to know what their duties actually are.  Defining Realtor responsibilities and duties is often a skewed line because many real estate agents wear different hats and do what they can to help close the deal for their clients.  A...

Transfer of Possession

A transaction or escrow is considered "closed" once the deed has been recorded, this is often referred to as transfer of possession which means the new buyer now owns the home.  Time to move in right?  Maybe not... perhaps you've agreed to a seller rent back allowing...

Exclusive Right to Sell Listing

When listing your home to sell, the Exclusive Right to Sell Listing Agreement will likely be the contract you'll sign.  There is another type of listing agreement called the Exclusive Agency Listing Agreement, this contract might give you a bit more flexibility but it...

Pest Inspection, Wood Destroying Organisms

When you have a pest inspection done most people think that the inspection is actually for pests, not true.  Before we go any farther though you can get an actual "pest inspection" that would inspect for rodents, cockroaches, etc but for this discussion we're going to...

Listing Contract Details to Remember

The listing contract is the first formal step in the real estate process so it's a critical one.  It starts the wheels in motion and lays out a road-map of items like pricing, commission and many other terms of the transaction.  As a seller you'll want to carefully...

Real Estate Staging Guide

If you're selling your property you may already know how important real estate staging is.  Regardless of what your experience in the matter may be, you will need to be well-prepared so you can get things ready for a sale.  The guidelines ahead will give you the...

Bakersfield CA Activities and Fun Things to Do

Looking for some fun Bakersfield CA activities to do, here is a list of some of the local attractions to help you with your search.  Many of these items are kid friendly as well so if you're looking for something fun to do with your family then you've come to the...

Self Employed Home Buying Expecatations

If you're reading this article you may already know the hoops you need to jump through if you're self-employed.  Buying a home can sometimes be difficult enough with lenders asking for all types of different things, check out our Home Purchase Mortgage Checklist for a...

South Bakersfield Real Estate

South Bakersfield Real Estate primarily consists of residential neighborhoods although there are some commercial areas as well. This page will introduce you to information on South Bakersfield Real Estate and South Bakersfield Homes for Sale. Residents in the South...

Rio Bravo Community of Bakersfield

If you're searching for a home away from the downtown area of Bakersfield, there's a community called Rio Bravo.  Rio Bravo is located in northeast Bakersfield approximately 10 miles east of the center of town.  From Southern California, take 99 North and go east on...

Avoid Foreclosure

Many borrowers think avoiding the problem will help them avoid foreclosure, this is not the case and will NOT help you in the long run.  If you're going through this difficult time and think you might lose your home to foreclosure then stop now and contact us.  Here...

NW Bakersfield Homes for Sale

Looking for NW Bakersfield Homes for Sale?  Northwest Bakersfield commonly referred to as NW Bakersfield is often considered anything to be north of Stockdale Hwy.  The northwest part of Bakersfield offers many amenities like newer built shopping areas, restaurants...

Rules Regarding Election Yard Signs

Regardless of who you support you likely have an opinion and many people choose to share those opinions in the form of election yard signs.  While this is a perfectly acceptable way of expressing your First Amendment right, other entities that govern specific...

Dream Home Locating Service

Have you found your dream home yet?  If not then you're either not looking in the right spot or do have the best services working for you.  Locating a dream home takes time, when you start looking it's not uncommon to locate the perfect home only to have it snatched...

Bakersfield Real Estate Agent

If you're searching for information on locating a Bakersfield Real Estate Agent then you've come to the right place.  There are approximately 1500 Bakersfield Real Estate Agents serving Kern County and those agents consist of both full-time and part-time agents....

Real Estate Investments Done Right

If you are done with the normal every day nine to five jobs and dirty work you might be ready to look into some real estate investments.  Before you go out and spend money investing in real estate though you need to start thinking smart.  First of all, make sure this...

Kern Bridges Wishmas Tree

Come By Tholco Real Estate Group in Bakersfield and grab a Kern Bridges wish ornament!  It's simple to help a child out this year.  Please choose a wish ornament from the tree at our office and bring it back to our office along with the unwrapped gift.  Attach the...

Making Your Home Neutral for Buyers

If you're preparing to sell your home then making your home neutral for buyers is very important.  Neutrality equals sale-ability and you'll want to remove personal items from your home so potential buyers visiting your home have the ability to envision their personal...

Think About The Future Before You Buy

You must think about the future before you buy.  While getting a raise in pay or accumulating a sizable savings account is exciting, you may find an overwhelming sense to spend, spend, spend.  If it's your plan to own a home one day you need to be disciplined and...

Buyers Final Inspection

One of the most important items to remember when buying a home is to complete a buyers final inspection also know as a buyers final walk through.  This inspection is usually done 2-3 days before closing escrow and is an optional inspection that buyers wont want to...

Bathroom Renovation Checklist 5 Tips

Tired of your old bathroom?  Here are 5 steps to establish a bathroom renovation checklist that make your project a success!  If you are fed up with the old-fashioned look of your bathroom and you want to make significant changes, the best decision is to create a...

6 Tips for Buying a Short Sale Home

You've probably heard the term short sale before, when buying a short sale home buyers must be aware of certain things.  Before we get into this article on buying a short sale home lets first discuss what a short sale is.  In very few words, a short sale is where a...

The Housing Market Is Like Playing Hopscotch

Real estate can sometimes be fickle and investing can feel a bit like the housing market is like playing hopscotch.  One deal you're on solid ground and then on the next deal the real estate market swings and you're hopping around on one foot.  Investing in real...

Kitchen Backsplash Remodel

Thinking of upgrading your kitchen?  Consider a kitchen backsplash remodel and bring your kitchen to a modern look.  Upgrading to a glass backsplash is a sanitary and modern look and may work out as an ideal choice for your home, especially the kitchen.  Talking about...

Bakersfield Real Estate Questions

As top Bakersfield and Kern County real estate experts, it’s our job to help!  If you've got Bakersfield Real Estate questions, please let us know.  Our team of experts have a ton of knowledge and our brokerage has closed thousands of transactions.  We'll never say...

Home Equity Line of Credit Frozen or Canceled?

Home Equity Lines of Credit or HELOC's are very useful for many cases.  This line of credit is guaranteed by the equity that you have in your home which obviously can fluctuate.  Many people use a HELOC to pay for schooling for a child, possibly college or a large...

Southwest Bakersfield Real Estate

Southwest Bakersfield offers a variety of great Southwest Bakersfield Real Estate possibilities.  This page will introduce you to information on Southwest Bakersfield Real Estate and Southwest Homes for Sale. The Southwest offers a large variety of residential...

Bakersfield Real Estate

Bakersfield Real Estate is highly sought after due to it being centrally located within California. This page will introduce you to information on Bakersfield Real Estate and Bakersfield Homes for Sale. Located approximately 110 miles from both Los Angeles and Fresno...

Compare Asking Price to Comparables

When making an offer to purchase a home you need to compare asking price to comparables and collect prevalent data to ensure you haven't paid to much for the property.  One way to get the data you need to make this comparison and analyze the results would be your...

Resolving Real Estate Disputes

Listing a home for sale with a Realtor is a fairly quick process but there are items to be aware of in case you find yourself resolving real estate disputes.  You'll want to avoid disputes if possible and a good what to start is to make sure all your t's are crossed...

Multi-Unit Residential Properties in Bakersfield

If you're interested in Multi-Unit Properties for Sale in Bakersfield you've come to the right place.  Bakersfield offers a great selection of all type of investment property.  In this article we'll discuss the Multi-Unit Residential properties that Bakersfield has to...

Scoring Deals During a Slow Real Estate Season

There are periods when the global financial situation influences the real estate business to a great extent, but even in the best and most stable years from the financial point of view, you can count on a slow real estate season when business is narrower than usual....

Open House Planning & Process

When preparing for an open house there are many things to consider.  In our article, Open House Tips To Get Your Home Sold Fast we discussed the pros and cons of an open house and in this article we'll discuss the preparation needed before and during the event....

North Bakersfield Real Estate

Residents of North Bakersfield appreciate the tight-knit community and history the area offers. This page will introduce you to information on North Bakersfield Real Estate and North Bakersfield Homes for Sale. This part of Bakersfield is often referred to as Oildale...

Introduction to Home Buying

If you've thought about buying a home recently, you've picked a great time!  In this Introduction to Home Buying article we'll discuss the steps to get started on the home buying journey.  There are plenty of reasons people buy homes, perhaps your done renting and...

Smart Homes will Improve our Lives

Many things that were considered science fiction until recently are becoming a reality. Smart Homes will make things more automated and easier. There are still no flying cars, but at least humanity is moving forward with technological expansion. Technology has allowed...

Listing Agreement Cancellation

Once you list a home for sale you might come across the need for listing agreement cancellation.  When and if that time comes you need to carefully evaluate what the listing agreement says and the reason or reasons for cancellation.  Some real estate companies will...

Buying Bakersfield Investment Property

Those that are planning on Buying Bakersfield Investment Property absolutely must come see this ideal property!  Buying investment property in Bakersfield CA is not just for the rich and wealthy.  Investment properties in Bakersfield range in price by location from...

Luxury Home Selling Tips

If you're thinking about selling a luxury home, please consider these 10 luxury home selling tips. Selling your luxury home is not like selling a traditional home. First off the buyer pool may be limited so you sellers need to create a marketing plan that will get you...

Real Estate Commission is Negotiable

We're often asked if real estate commission is negotiable?  The answer is yes, in fact if an agent tells you no then question them why not.  The agent and or the brokerage the agent is employed under may have a policy to not negotiate off a certain amount which may be...

4 Projects To Raise The Value Of Your Home

So you are moving to a new home and selling your old one?  Sellers in this predicament will want to read this article to see what items will raise the value of your home.  With all the work needed to hire a moving company and packing up your items, it's no strange...

Best Time To List My Home for Sale

We've heard the question asked many times, "When is the best time to list my home for sale?"  Many different circumstances can be the cause to sell a home and while there may not ever be a “perfect” time to sell due to personal issues or market economics, you can be...

Selling Your Old House Fast

You might find yourself one day in a situation where you have bought a new house, and you need some tips on selling your old house in order to complete sale on the new one.  Maybe you just want a quick sale so that you have some $$$ to start that new chapter of your...

Remodeling Your Home For Your Future

Remodeling your home comes with some planning and decisions making.  Whether you want to renovate your real estate property because you want to sell it or you just want to make the place more stylish and inviting, there are a lot of details you have to consider....

Frazier Park Real Estate

Frazier Park Real Estate offers a little piece of mountain heaven with the added benefits of being close to major shopping. This page will introduce you to information on Frazier Park Real Estate and Frazier Park Homes for Sale. Located approximately 46 miles from...

California Residential Purchase Agreement

If you're a buyer actively looking for a home you've likely already come in contact with a California Residential Purchase Agreement.  This is the formal form used by real estate agents in California to write offers on residential properties for sale.  If you haven't...

Positives of Home Ownership Investment

Many people rent their homes because they simply aren't aware of the positives of that a home ownership investment offers.  A Home ownership investment offers some great benefits and the rewards that ownership offers definitely overcomes any small positives that...

Tidy Your Way To A Market Ready Home

If you are in the process of selling your home soon, you have probably already started deciding on its pre-listing value.  A market ready home means, clean, personal items removed and priced to sell.  So how's is it looking so far?  Do you know that there’s an...

Northeast Bakersfield Real Estate

Northeast Bakersfield is often referred to as "The Northeast" and offers a variety of great Northeast Bakersfield Real Estate possibilities. This page will introduce you to information on Northeast Bakersfield Real Estate and Northeast Bakersfield Homes for Sale....

Goodbye HUD1, Hello TRID

Have you ever bought or sold property and stared glossy eyes at the HUD1?  The new closing disclosure called TRID will make understanding the closing process much easier.  Do you love acronyms, you might want to sit down for this one... TRID which stands for the TILA...

Wasco Real Estate

Wasco Real Estate is desirable for many reasons like its low-cost of living, sunny weather, close local amenities and stable housing market. This page will introduce you to information on Wasco Real Estate and Wasco Homes for Sale. Wasco sits about 25 miles north-west...

Advertising Homes For Sale

If your home isn't selling you should ask yourself how important is it in advertising homes for sale?   Not just that but also what type of advertising should I be doing to sell my home?  These two questions should be asked before even putting your home up for sale....

Buying a HUD Home – Free HUD Homes List

Some buyers may think buying a HUD home is a complicated process.  You're not alone, many real estate agents also feel the same way as traditional paperwork doesn't always apply and there are additional government forms that are required.  When purchasing a HUD (US...

Meeting With Your Realtor

When you're done with Choosing the RIGHT Real Estate Agent, you'll want to set a meeting with your Realtor asap to discuss a strategy and game plan to accomplish your goals.  Goals differ by seller and to think selling the property at the highest price is the only...

Fiduciary Duties For Real Estate Agents

Real Estates Agents have fiduciary duties to their clients. Real Estate Agents and Broker are held by law to owe specific duties to his/her principal (the person who they are representing), in addition to duties or obligations set forth in a listing agreement, buyer...

Kern County Realtor

When you hire a Tholco Real Estate Group Agent you can be assured you're getting a great Kern County Realtor.  We are proud to boast about our experienced Bakersfield Real Estate Agents because we know they have the skills and training to assist our clients with...

Selling Your Home & Shooting for the Moon!

Sometimes selling your home feels like you're shooting for the moon!  It can be an up and down ride like that of a death-defying roller coaster and that ride can feel very emotional as well throughout the process.  When selling a home sellers often focus on one item...

93311 Homes for Sale

Southwest Bakersfield offers many beautiful homes for sale.  In this article we'll discuss specifically one zipcode, 93311 homes for sale.  The 93311 zipcode in Southwest Bakersfield includes many great neighborhoods.  Communities like River Oaks, Seven Oaks, Grand...

Downtown Bakersfield Real Estate

Many residents like Downtown Bakersfield Real Estate because it's the heart of Central Bakersfield Real Estate. This page will introduce you to information on Downtown Bakersfield Real Estate and Downtown Bakersfield Homes for Sale. The best thing about living in...

Home Selling Tips for all Sellers

Navigating through the maze of selling can be a daunting process.  Our home selling tips for all sellers will help you journey through the selling process as an educated seller.  Once you've decided to sell the house you've instantly got a list of tasks that need to...

Jeremy Willer Construction Homes for Sale

If you're interested in learning more about Jeremy Willer Construction homes for sale then you've come to the right place.  Jeremy Willer Construction adds quality of workmanship and integrity to every home they build.  Like Lenox Homes, Jeremy Willer Construction is...

Lamont Real Estate

Lamont is a smaller community located south-east of Bakersfield. This page will introduce you to information on Lamont Real Estate and Lamont Homes for Sale. The approximately 15,102 residents appreciate close shopping at the Outlets at El Tejon. Lamont offers four...

Flipping Homes Successfully 5 Quick Tips

Investments in the real estate are again one of the safest financial moves that a person can make and flipping homes is no exception. It seems that the days of doom and gloom in the market are numbered. Still, flippers must develop a deeper understanding of real...

Proper Inspections Before Purchasing a Home

Have you decided to sell your home and move to a new one?  If that is the case, you must do your proper inspections before purchasing a home.  Be prepared to invest money, time and effort in selecting a home that is not only visually pleasing, but also suitable as a...

Tips That Sell My Home Fast

Once you have made the decision to sell it's likely that you'll need to do some things to get your property ready.  Our Tips That Sell My Home Fast will assist you to make sure you have the information needed to complete the items to sell your home in the least time...

Pine Mountain Club Real Estate

Looking for that perfect mountain getaway without the long drive? Pine Mountain Club Real Estate maybe just the property you're looking for. This page will introduce you to information on Pine Mountain Club Real Estate and Pine Mountain Club Homes for Sale. Pine...

Home Buying and Real Estate Investing

If you're interested in jumping into the home buying game then you'll already be playing the game of real estate investing.  These two items go hand in hand and it's impossible to buy a home without playing the investment game.  Check out our article on real estate...

Lamont Homes

Lamont, California is a small city north of Los Angeles, located on the south-east side of the 99 highway and about 10 minutes north to downtown Bakersfield. The city of Lamont started growing in the early 1900's. Before the growth of Lamont, Weedpatch was the...

Complete Kern County Foreclosure List

It's no surprise that homes go through foreclosure.  Our Kern County Foreclosure list will include all types of properties and we'll email you the properties daily in real time as they're listed on the market.  Did you know that other properties are also foreclosed...

Macaroni and Cheese Festival

Macaroni and Cheese is a very popular homemade comfort food.  What better way to celebrate this food than at the Macaroni and Cheese Festival?  Is there any other way to serve such creamy richness other than from home?  Perhaps at a festival!  That was the perfect...

K Hovnanian Homes for Sale

K Hovnanian homes for sale offers a unique style to its communities.  Hovanian Enterprises, Inc is a publicly traded company on the New York Stock exchange so you can be assured that financial stability is behind this builder.  Along with their economic strength comes...

When Interest Rates Rise

During any major election, one question on everyone's mind is will interest rates rise? Before we get into that let's first discuss a little bit about interest rates and why they move. The fluctuation of interest rates is how the flow of money is managed through the...

How Is Technology Changing the Face of Residential Real Estate?

Technology has been impacting the real estate industry more than ever, and this is just the beginning of a dynamic (r)evolution. It makes a lot of things easier in the real estate niche, reshaping how property is delivered to customers, and how professionals go about...

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Willow Creek Homes for Sale

Interested in Willow Creek Homes for Sale?  The Willow Creek area is located in Northwest Bakersfield near Coffee Rd and Fruitvale and offers semi-custom homes in the mid $300's.  One of the greatest benefits of the highly sought after homes for sale in NW...

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Scoring Deals During a Slow Real Estate Season

There are periods when the global financial situation influences the real estate business to a great extent, but even in the best and most stable years from the financial point of view, you can count on a slow real estate season when business is narrower than usual....

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REO Homes for Sale in NW Bakersfield

There are many great deals to be had in Bakersfield and REO Homes for Sale in NW Bakersfield are just one of those little gems!  REO stands for "Real Estate Owned" which is a bank owned property that has been foreclosed on.  As well, those under the impression that...

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Transfer of Possession

A transaction or escrow is considered "closed" once the deed has been recorded, this is often referred to as transfer of possession which means the new buyer now owns the home.  Time to move in right?  Maybe not... perhaps you've agreed to a seller rent back allowing...

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Smart Homes will Improve our Lives

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Arts District Real Estate

Arts District Real Estate is a newer area in Downtown Bakersfield. The boundaries of this area are 21st Street, Chester Avenue, 17th Street and “G” Street. There are many theaters and art galleries in the area including the Fox Theater, Star Theater and Spotlight...

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Bakersfield Real Estate

Bakersfield Real Estate is highly sought after due to it being centrally located within California. This page will introduce you to information on Bakersfield Real Estate and Bakersfield Homes for Sale. Located approximately 110 miles from both Los Angeles and Fresno...

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Arvin Real Estate

Probably the best part of Arvin Real Estate is the family oriented community. This page will introduce you to information on Arvin Real Estate and Arvin Homes for Sale. The first federally operated labor camp “Arvin Migratory Labor Camp” was opened here by the Farm...

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Kern County Communities

Home buyers will enjoy the many different neighborhoods to choose from in Kern County communities and Bakersfield Real Estate. Kern County Communities offer a vast variety of houses, condos and town-homes available. You have many different areas to choose from here in...

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Wasco Real Estate

Wasco Real Estate is desirable for many reasons like its low-cost of living, sunny weather, close local amenities and stable housing market. This page will introduce you to information on Wasco Real Estate and Wasco Homes for Sale. Wasco sits about 25 miles north-west...

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Taft Real Estate

Taft was originally a siding for the Sunset Railroad and has evolved into an oil town. This page will introduce you to information on Taft Real Estate and Taft Homes for Sale. The approximately 9,264 residents enjoy local amenities, stable housing market and low-cost...

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Shafter Real Estate

Located approximately 20 miles from Bakersfield, Shafter real estate offers great employment options and the feel of a small town community. This page will introduce you to information on Shafter Real Estate and Shafter Homes for Sale. Incorporated in 1938, its...

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Willow Creek Homes for Sale

Interested in Willow Creek Homes for Sale?  The Willow Creek area is located in Northwest Bakersfield near Coffee Rd and Fruitvale and offers semi-custom homes in the mid $300's.  One of the greatest benefits of the highly sought after homes for sale in NW...

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Scoring Deals During a Slow Real Estate Season

There are periods when the global financial situation influences the real estate business to a great extent, but even in the best and most stable years from the financial point of view, you can count on a slow real estate season when business is narrower than usual....

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REO Homes for Sale in NW Bakersfield

There are many great deals to be had in Bakersfield and REO Homes for Sale in NW Bakersfield are just one of those little gems!  REO stands for "Real Estate Owned" which is a bank owned property that has been foreclosed on.  As well, those under the impression that...

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Transfer of Possession

A transaction or escrow is considered "closed" once the deed has been recorded, this is often referred to as transfer of possession which means the new buyer now owns the home.  Time to move in right?  Maybe not... perhaps you've agreed to a seller rent back allowing...

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Smart Homes will Improve our Lives

Many things that were considered science fiction until recently are becoming a reality. Smart Homes will make things more automated and easier. There are still no flying cars, but at least humanity is moving forward with technological expansion. Technology has allowed...

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Arts District Real Estate

Arts District Real Estate is a newer area in Downtown Bakersfield. The boundaries of this area are 21st Street, Chester Avenue, 17th Street and “G” Street. There are many theaters and art galleries in the area including the Fox Theater, Star Theater and Spotlight...

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Bakersfield Real Estate

Bakersfield Real Estate is highly sought after due to it being centrally located within California. This page will introduce you to information on Bakersfield Real Estate and Bakersfield Homes for Sale. Located approximately 110 miles from both Los Angeles and Fresno...

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Arvin Real Estate

Probably the best part of Arvin Real Estate is the family oriented community. This page will introduce you to information on Arvin Real Estate and Arvin Homes for Sale. The first federally operated labor camp “Arvin Migratory Labor Camp” was opened here by the Farm...

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Kern County Communities

Home buyers will enjoy the many different neighborhoods to choose from in Kern County communities and Bakersfield Real Estate. Kern County Communities offer a vast variety of houses, condos and town-homes available. You have many different areas to choose from here in...

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Wasco Real Estate

Wasco Real Estate is desirable for many reasons like its low-cost of living, sunny weather, close local amenities and stable housing market. This page will introduce you to information on Wasco Real Estate and Wasco Homes for Sale. Wasco sits about 25 miles north-west...

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