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Thinking Of Selling? You Should Do It TODAY!

That headline might be a little aggressive; however, as August 2017’s housing market data begins to roll in, we can definitely say one thing: If you are considering selling, IT IS TIME TO LIST YOUR HOME TODAY! In a recent article by CBS News, they explained that the number of existing home sales…Read More→

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The #1 Reason To List Your House, NOW!

The National Association of Realtors (NAR) released the results of their latest Existing Home Sales Report which revealed that sales rose 0.7% month-over-month, but remain 1.5% lower than they were a year ago. Some may look at these numbers and think that now is not a good time to sell their house, but in…Read More→

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Thinking Of Selling Your Home? Competition Is Coming

The number of building permits issued for single-family homes is the best indicator of how many newly built homes will rise over the next few months. According to the latest U.S. Census Bureau and U.S. Department of Housing & Urban Development Residential Sales Report, the number of these permits were up 7.7% over last…Read More→

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4 Reasons To Sell In Fall (Infographic)

Some Highlights: Buyer demand continues to outpace the supply of homes for sale! Buyers are often competing with one another for the listings that are available! Housing inventory is still under the 6-month supply that is needed for a normal housing market. Perhaps the time has come for you and your…Read More→

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Southern California’s Wet Winter and The Real Estate Market.

Southern California’s Wet Winter and The Real Estate Market. In Southern California we don’t have snow days. Which means we typically don’t have any days off in our real estate market. In 2017, I did witness “rain days” due to the large amount of rain we received in December, January…Read More→

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EMD: The Earnest Money Deposit

As a buyer: When you are submitting an offer to the seller, your agent will be compiling a complete offer package. This package will include an Earnest Money Deposit. Is an Earnest Money Deposit required? YES! The Earnest Money Deposit is required in all transactions whether it’s a cash offer,…Read More→

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10 Things To Do Before You Sell Your Home

  When selecting an agent to help you sell your home, make sure he or she knows that you can’t just put a home on a market. There are steps to follow in order to get the highest market value for your home. If you haven’t had a chance to…Read More→

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Which Home Loan Is Right For You?

When it comes to home buying, picking the right loan is very important. Every loan out there has different pros and cons. The infographic below lays out the loans in a simplified way. Conventional Home Loans: These loans have the lowest rates. Your credit must be excellent. You will need…Read More→

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Buying and Selling a Home At The Same Time

If you are fortunate enough to be able to buy and then sell your current home, then buying a home with a contingency to sell is not an issue for you. However, this is not the case for many people. Sellers that buy and sell their homes at the same…Read More→

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December Home Sales and Price Report for 2015

December home sales in California were up just about 10% from November. Home prices in December had risen on average 2% from November and over 8% from December 2014! Even with the increase in interest rates, home sales are up. This is great news for homeowners! Below is a press…Read More→

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