This audio podcast was completed last night just before midnight near our home in Valencia CA.  I say near - because I was outside, I did not want to wake our youngest - he caught my strep ;( yuck.

So - Hurricane Sandy is not quite there, to New York, yet - hopefully she will die before her center hits land.  However, the center is not always the worst part of a hurricane.REMAX offices and awards in Santa ClaritaIn the Santa Clarita cities - inventory has been reduced to about 1.5 months as it relates to Absorption rate.  The absorption rate is the time it would take for the current inventory to be reduced to zero at the current rate that homes are being sold.  In a "healthy market" that absorption rate is anywhere from 6 to 8 months.  If you want more information about the Absorption rate in the Santa Clarita Cities -click here to view our interactive graphsthat are updated showing the current inventory for the Santa Clarita Cities, individually.

On that link, the one just prior to the embedded video, you will see the current inventory levels for the Santa Clarita Cities.  You will want to do some adjustments on the graphs you are viewing.  We have embedded the Graph for the current inventory in Valencia CA - just below this text - this is what you will be able to view for each the City in theSCV by heading over to our Inventory Pages.We also had a client email us today and say thatRedfin is not publishing foreclosures and bank owned inventory. I don't argue, I just perform :) - So, I sent her the link to our Foreclosure Search engines that we let our clients use so they get the most recent foreclosure access - with Bank owned and Real estate owned renderings.  We also placed ourForeclosure Radar Resources on thatSanta Clarita Foreclosure page.  Enjoy and you can dial in your foreclosure and bank owned search by the numbers of bedrooms, bathrooms, square footage of the home and lot, plus by price ranges.  After you have done that, just zoom in closer to see the latest Bank owned and foreclosure inventory.  Be Safe - let us know when you are ready to MOVE :)