Featured Classes and Events
Nov. 19 | CRMLS Training – CVAR East
Nov. 20 | MLO License Renewal – CVAR East
Nov. 21 | zipForm® e-Signatures – All Locations
Nov. 22-25 | Offices Closed: Thanksgiving Holiday
Nov. 26 | Notary Masters
Nov. 26 | CRMLS Training – CVAR West
Nov. 28 | Mortgage 101 – CVAR East
Click to Advertise or congratulate the new CVAR Board of Directors, in the Holiday Installation Program
Mortgage Options for Fire Victims
Let clients know that under Fannie Mae’s guidelines for single-family mortgages, homeowners impacted by the California wildfires are eligible to stop making mortgage payments for up to 12 months. READ MORE
Tax Tip #5: Required Minimum Distribution (RMD)
Dec. 31 is an important deadline in many ways for many people, retirees included. READ MORE
Be the Neighborhood Expert
Brad Inman tells this great story about the challenge he had in selling his parents’ home and trying to find the right local agent. READ MORE
Late Arrival for Gold Line to Claremont?
An extension of Metro’s Gold Line into San Bernardino County may arrive later than expected, and at a higher price, according to a revised financial plan from the agency overseeing the project’s construction. READ MORE
Relief Fund – C.A.R. is depleting its relief fund, and has barely begun receiving grant requests from victims of the recent fires. Click the link to make a donation to C.A.R.’s Disaster Relief Fund or to learn more details.
Consumer Confidence – The net share of Americans who said it is a good time to buy a home fell 5 percentage points, and the net share who said it is a good time to sell a home fell 3 percentage points. (Fannie Mae)
November Product of the Month
3rd Quarter market data is available at CVAR Market At A Glance.
See the latest information for three counties:
Los Angeles, Riverside, San Bernardino.
In Case You Missed It….
Diana Nyad Stays Afloat in Face of Obstacles
Diana Nyad shared some of her most thrilling successes and agonizing defeats at the NAR Conference in Boston earlier this month. She also described some of the motivational “secrets” that kept her going, even in failure. READ MORE
Cities Report & Election Results
Community election results; plus the latest news, including the Metro Board of Directors approval for environmental studies, engineering and urban design contracts to extend the Eastside Gold Line. READ MORE