New financing options that could Help...
if you are a first time home buyer, or fall in the low or medium income level, searching for a home for sale that you can afford. Bank of America is offering an attractive new loan under it's "Neighborhood Solutions Program", whereby they can assist with grants up to $10,000 to close, and borrowers do not have to repay the grant..
This Program is to be offered nationwide soon. Check with Bank of America Loan Department or your favorite lender to verify the above information & for details.
Two other new mortgages are being introduced by Fannie Mae: "HomeStyle Renovation Mortgages" and "Homestyle Energy Mortgages ".
If you are looking for a home within your budget and you find one but needs some renovations , Fannie Mae's Homestyle Renovation program will finance your renovations as part of your mortgage up to 97% combined.
The other Program Homestyle Energy Mortgages will give you the opportunity to turn a home you find & want to buy into an energy efficient home , and that includes Solar, Windows , Water System and a lot more. Fannie Mae could finance your combined mortgage up to 97%.
Check with your favorite Bank or Lender to verify & for details.
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According to our California Desert Real Estate Associations, February 2019 saw another drop in the number of homes sold . A three month trend which was partly attributed to the volatility of the stock market during the same months.
To see the Full Report click on the Photo .
Palm Desert had the most sales ,followed by Palm Springs then La Quinta.
If you ask me, real estate trumps the stock market any time. Real Estate you can touch, kick, live in or rent out . And now with the drop in home sales in the Desert,, prices are going down , which makes for a wise investment & a good time to buy.
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March is the month of big events & entertainment in the Palm Springs Area. If you are in the Desert , you will have plenty to do throughout our desert resort cities.
In Indian Wells on March 4 , 2019 the BNP Paribas Open, the greatly anticipated tennis tournament starts and will run through March 17 , at the beautiful Indian Wells Tennis Gardens.
In 2018 450,000 tennis fans from around the world attended the tennis tournament, and the same crowds if not in bigger numbers will fly & drive to the Palm Springs Area , to enjoy the event and the sunshine.
If you are looking for single session tickets or for the whole 2 weeks check here
Another well anticipated March event in the Palm Springs Area , or the Coachella Valley
is The La Quinta Arts Fetsival which will open on March 7 and run through March 10 , 2019 at the La Quinta Civic Center Grounds .
Its an open air festival , where you can marvel at the art and enjoy the cuisine of the local restauranteurs , while enjoying a glass of wine or a beer.
The La Quinta Arts Festival was ranked 5 out of 7 times as the # 1 Arts Festival in the Country . It is organized yearly by the La Quinta Arts Foundation , a foundation that has been promoting art and Artist , and providing scholarships from the proceeds of the festival .
During your stay in the Desert , you might want to check on weekends the Empire Polo Club in Indio and watch some Polo , while enjoying good food and a beer . Here is their schedule for March 2019
Enjoy the events and your stay in the Desert , and if you get sand in your shoes and are considering buying a home or condo in the Desert, I'll be happy to assist .