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Purple Brick and Traditional Real Estate Agents

April 10th, 2018 by Marsha Bowen Washington

As always, another business model has emerged that down plays the role of a real estate agent and their commissions.   It’s funny how a company can claim that real estate agents don’t deserve commissions when agents can spend countless hours and sometimes several months and years working with buyers and sellers.  In addition, the […]

National Consumer Assistance Plan – New Credit Report Guidelines effective July 1st 2017

April 10th, 2018 by Marsha Bowen Washington

The National Consumer Assistance Plan is being implemented over three years, and the new website will serve as a vehicle for updating consumers about changes to their ability to interact with the nationwide consumer credit reporting companies. Changes included in the National Consumer Assistance Plan include: Consumer experience: Consumers visiting www.annualcreditreport.com, the website that allows consumers […]

Government Short Sale Program HAFA Sunsets December 31st 2016

December 11th, 2016 by Marsha Bowen Washington

HAFA This program which offered distressed homeowners an opportunity to liquidate their home via a short sale (sell home for less than the mortgage owed) or deed in lieu (volunteer foreclosure). Participating lenders and servicers could offer distressed homeowners up to $10,000 for relocation at closing. TOP 5 THINGS YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT HAFA […]

Making Home Affordable Government Loan Modification Program will Sunset December 31st 2016

December 4th, 2016 by Marsha Bowen Washington

Government modification programs will come to an end in a few weeks.  HAMP which stands for Home Affordable Modification Program assisted over 2 million distressed home owners between 2010 to now. HAMP This program which offered distressed homeowners loan modification based on 31% of income with a variable rate starting as low as 2% for […]

Today’s Housing Market Providing Homeowners a Fresh Start

January 10th, 2016 by Marsha Bowen Washington

  It’s hard to believe how far the U.S. housing market has come since the 2009 crash. In just a few short years, the market has made a complete U-turn. Home prices have skyrocketed, returning to near peak-levels, and as prices continue increase, more and more homeowners are regaining equity in their homes.  Homeowners that […]

A FRESH START COULD BE WAITING FOR YOU

April 13th, 2015 by Marsha Bowen Washington

A Fresh Start Could Be Waiting for You Stories are powerful, especially when the stories help you to identify with someone who is in a similar situation. For people in danger of losing their home to foreclosure, it is so common to feel alone. That is why it is vital that others who have been […]

Housing Market Is In Full Bloom

March 8th, 2015 by Marsha Bowen Washington

As we roll into spring, the U.S. housing market continues to grow and improve. For homeowners, the continued growth housing market is fantastic news. In 2012, the housing market started to show the first signs of improvement. 2013 was a landmark year in which home prices skyrocketed, increasing by double-digit year-over-year percentages. A number of […]

It’s Back: The Return of the Housing Market and What it Means for You

January 6th, 2015 by Marsha Bowen Washington

It’s official: the housing market is finally back. There are many indicators experts look at to assess the health of the housing market, and over the last several years, all of these indicators have been improving. Home prices, for one, have skyrocketed over this time period, giving many homeowners back the equity they lost when […]

About Marsha Bowen Washington

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Marsha Bowen Washington

Realtor/Sales Associate

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Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage

2 E. Mt. Pleasant Avenue Livingston, NJ 07039

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5ChristinaPamplin

Marsha was highly professional and knowledgeable about the real estate market. She made me feel very confident that I was in good hands. When I began to feel nervous and stressed, she stepped in and assisted with following up with my lender and attorney to... (more)

5Yetta Armstrong

Marsha Bowen Washington is the real deal! She's knowledgeable, friendly, patient, committed, and caring. My real estate venture was very challenging and Marsha stuck with me throughout the whole process even though I extended my search outside of her... (more)

5vinagda

if Marsha had anyother skills besides real estate, my husband and I would use her in those areas as well. She has such calmness that the worst clamity, seems nothing when she is dealing with things. It was the most effortless journey and a pleasure working... (more)

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