An early snapshot of the new year: For the 22 business days ending Jan. 15, MDA Data-Quick’s latest home buying report shows the following about Rancho Santa Margarita and Orange County:
A $385,000 median selling price – single-family homes and condos combined – that is 29.2 percent less than a year ago and 40 percent below June 2007’s peak of $645,000. The last time a lower median was posted for a month was February 2003.
Visit the Bell Tower Regional Community Center (located at 22232 El Paseo) to have your taxes done for free! Every Wednesday from now until April 15th (tax day), The Bell Tower Association and the AARP will be providing free tax preparation for all ages.