Even if you’re still in the decision making process, it’s wise to learn all about the process of buying a home to avoid common mistakes that home buyers make every day. After viewing the information on the following pages, you will be able to recognize a “pitfall” when you see it!

The key to avoiding the pitfalls and traps that plague many home Buyers today comes down to one thing – Knowledge


Buying a home is a big step.  When you’re ready to take that step, leverage your buying power
by calling our experienced Buyer’s Agent to represent your interests.
Having experienced representation won’t cost you, but not having it certainly can.

Articles and Resources for Buyers

Just What Kind Of Home Buyer Are You Anyway?

Pre-Qualified, Pre-Approved or Approved! Did you know that one of the more frustrating aspects of buying Rancho Cucamonga real estate is qualifying for a mortgage to buy your new home?  Is your Realtor using confusing terms to describe your loan status . . . especially if you’re a first-time Buyer. Are you wondering what the difference is between being Pre-qualified, Pre-approved and …

7 Must Have Features For Home Buyers in 2014

7 Must Have Features For Home Buyers in 2014 Today’s Buyers are looking for practical, functional, cost-effective homes that focus on spaces and not rooms; homes that are energy efficient and designed to be ‘green’.  It’s all about casual living, entertaining and flexible spaces. Below are 7 must have features most home buyers are looking for in their next  home according …

Home Buyer Assistance

California Home Buyer Assistance Programs

California Home Buyer Assistance Programs The current market correction in housing prices and today’s low interest rates on homes have both served to create a favorable environment for Buyers looking to buy a home in Rancho Cucamonga and the surrounding  Inland Empire communities. As Realtors, The TCR Group believes in the power of affordable home ownership and the stability and strength …

Don’t Look Where You Fell, Look Where You Slipped

There’s an old African proverb – “Don’t look where you fell, look where you slipped.” that reminds me as a Realtor to be proactive – Handle an issue before it becomes a problem.    The difference between a good Realtor and a great Realtor is how they handle things – being proactive before potential issues become problems!  Proactive Realtors constantly make alterations to their practice and are able to foresee …

ReKey for Security

After buying your new house, you often have a long to do list and lots of things on your mind . . . packing, unpacking, mortgage payments and more. Hopefully, you are starting to win the battle against what seems to be the never ending stack of boxes and you’re close to settling into your new home.  Before you settle all …

Time to Buy in Rancho Cucamonga

It’s a Great Time to Buy a Home Now

So you’ve decided to buy a home! It’s a Great Time To Buy a Home Now In Rancho Cucamonga and the Surrounding Inland Empire Communities Like Ontario, Fontana, Rialto and Riverside     Why Buy Now? Rancho Cucamonga Home Prices are Down . . . Interest Rates Are Historically Low! The Stars Have Lined Up . . .   We …