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The HAMM Team (CA BRE 01455180) 1039 S Ventura Rd Oxnard, CA 93030 (805)258-2165 hablamos espanol Office is in the back of the bicycle shop.

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Latest Blog

Government in mortgages: One major problem

The more common arguments against government involvement in mortgages is that it gives government the power to create winners and losers, sets up rules that benefit the rule-makers, and reduces competition in what otherwise should be a free market. But […]

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View Home in Las Posas Estates, Camarillo (790 Piropo Court)

View home near Las Posas Country club, on a large private lot, cul-de-sac, no HOA! Rebuilt in 2006, with custom open concept floor plan, 4 bedrooms, 3 baths, 3 car garage. The over 2800 sq ft floor plan now offers […]

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Short Sale – some Characteristics

I answer this question a lot, and just wrote an email to this effect to a client asking how much to offer on a short sale listing.   The intuitive response might be to offer low.  But there’s important context […]

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How to measure the value of a real estate investment

The capitalization rate is a way to measure the value of a real estate investments.  It is similar to evaluating your rate of return on a stock, mutual fund or other investment – like an interest rate.  To calculate the […]

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A good agent is like an Escort

What should you expect your broker or agent to do for you?  The one word answer is:  INFORMATION.  You need to be informed to make good decision.  Before you hire your agent, find out if the agent has a firm […]

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Why do real estate agents put their pictures on EVERYTHING?

Business cards, yard signs, flyers, emails, etc.  Real estate agents seem to think they’re rock stars or something.  But if you ask one, they’ll say no, its about branding their business. Is this really about branding?  I don’t know.  How […]

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Dear Contract, I…..love you.

Recently, in a Sunday School class, I was reminded of people’s low perception of attorneys. I’m not that sensitive to this view since I’m not an attorney.  But since I’m in law school, I do notice. The Sunday School teacher […]

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Statute of Limitations

Have you ever wondered what the deadline is for filing a lawsuit? I just found this page – after all these years, its all on this one page. This applies only to the state of California. http://www.courts.ca.gov/9618.htm Government claims When […]

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Foreclosures, and Existing Leases

As foreclosure crises come and go, a problem arises. Homeowners facing foreclosure sign a lease contract with someone they know for highly discounted rent as a favor or in exchange for some other benefit. This can create a problem on […]

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The Face – sometimes an elusive front

This subject fascinates me – people aren’t always what they seem. Its so pleasing to find goodness in people, but that’s not usually what we remember. I had totally forgotten about this guy, but was reminded about him by a […]

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