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Ryan's Five Simple Steps To Becoming A "Smart" Buyer in Chico

When Buying a home there are a few steps that you can take to make the process a bit easier:

1. Look at rent vs. buy to decide if there are enough benefits to YOU to buy. Look at your goals, timetables and desired lifestyle.

2. Select a professional real estate agent to help you with information, knowledge and a road map through the maze.

3. Have your agent do an in-depth "needs analysis" for you. By specifically writing down your wants, needs, goals, timetable, etc., all parties will be more focused.

4. Get financially pre-qualified and/or pre-approved. This will help you save time, energy, effort and money in the home buying process.

5. Look at your marketplace objectively. View properties and analyze data with an open, but critical mind. Your agent should be a big help in keeping you on track.

Currently Ryan has about 40+ listings in inventory, and will have sold over 23 homes so far in 2008. Please don't hesitate to contact me with any questions about Chico area real estate.

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4 Taige Wy, Chico                                                                     $679,500
  4 Bedroom 3.5 Bath 2800 Sq. Ft.
  Come home and relax in this spacious and elegant custom home. Full of every upscale amenity you can imagine including an Epicurean kitchen, imported white oak hardwood floors,...
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60 Glenview Way, Oroville         $399,000
  3 Bedroom 2 Bath 1729 Sq. Ft.
  Beautifully maintained home. There are great features including a newer roof, HVAC, granite counter tops, granite around the fireplace, and new paint. This home is in great co...
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1099 Columbus Ave, Chico    $365,000
    3640 Sq. Ft.
  Newer 2003 built triplex. New carpet in all units, and fresh clean exterior paint. Has nearly zero vacancy, potential for upside in rents. Very low maintenance. 3 Units, rents...
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1869 Rose River Ave, Chico      $359,000
  3 Bedroom 2.5 Bath 1994 Sq. Ft.
  One of the best lots in Heritage Oaks! This home is directly across the street from Teichart Pond and Bidwell park with walking trails and areas to bike. This home has a one-o...
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10 Patrick Ct, Oroville                                        $315,000
  4 Bedroom 2 Bath 1650 Sq. Ft.
  This beautiful contemporary home is located on a quiet cul-de-sac and in a wonderful neighborhood. Close to boating, hiking, and shopping. This home has lots of great upgrade...
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3249 Myers Street, Oroville                $289,000
    2448 Sq. Ft.
  Investors crunch your numbers. This property consists of a triplex and single family home. Gross rents are about $2000 per month. Home has a newer roof, appliances, water heat...
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6050 Walnut Road, Corning     $260,000
  3 Bedroom 2 Bath 1404 Sq. Ft.
  Classic country ranch home located on 6.25 acres near Richfield School. This property is great for horses, cattle or farm animals. Features included are a large barn, two well...
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71 Melody Ln, Oroville                                    $249,000
  3 Bedroom 2 Bath 1213 Sq. Ft.
  Home on 10 acres in beautiful Oroville! Home needs some TLC, but has many great features. Home features a dog run, detached shop, ceiling fans in most rooms, and a master bedr...
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1459 Yosemite Dr, Chico                               $245,000
  3 Bedroom 2 Bath 1718 Sq. Ft.
  This newer home is in California Park features a large kitchen, seperate master bedroom, a sunken family room, and more! Come see this immaculate light and bright home.
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906 Deer Creek Ln, Paradise           $222,000
  3 Bedroom 1.75 Bath 1448 Sq. Ft.
  This is a prime location for this 3 bed 1.75 bath home on a large .50 acres near central Paradise! This home has great potential with a little TLC. Seller is motivated!
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