You Get The Keys!

Congratulations! You did it. You are now the proud owner of a new home in California's Bay Area and can begin the process of making it your own. Your Bay Area Modern real estate agent will arrange for you to get the keys and you can schedule the moving van, move into your new place, then relax and celebrate; but, before you do, don't forget to put the utilities in your name and change your address with the post office!

Contact the Bay Area Modern real estate team and let us know how we can help make all your homeowner’s dreams come true. Our highly experienced team can assist you every step of the way to make this exciting experience as pleasant as possible, from the first house-hunting expedition to a successful closing.

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What FICO® Score Do You Need to Qualify for a Mortgage?

While a recent announcement from CNBC shares that the average national FICO® score has reached an all-time high of 706, the good news for potential buyers is that you don’t need a score that high to qualify for a mortgage. Let’s ...

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According to the ‘2019 Home Buyer Report’ conducted by Nerdwallet, many first-time buyers still believe they need a 20% down payment to buy a home in today’s market: “More than 6 in 10 (62%) Americans believe you must put ...

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4 Tips to Improve Your Home and Save on Your Energy Bill

As a homeowner, it’s important to keep your home running efficiently, not only to save money, but also to help the environment thrive. October 2nd is Energy Efficiency Day, a perfect time to think about making some key upgrades that will ...

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Proposition 60 | Marin County | Property Tax Transfer on home

Prop 60: Help for Marin County buyers over 55 Are you over 55 and thinking about selling your home and moving into something smaller, but worried about the tax implications when you relocate? If so, you aren't alone. As the baby boomers find ...

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