Infographic: Aspirational but Practical

The infographic by The California Association of Realtors is presenting how millennials behave when buying their first house. Stats show that when millennials – 5 years owners or less – buy their new home, although very aspirational, they are practical as well. Even more so than the previous generations. [...]

The Biggest Mistake Sellers Make

A common question that comes up when sellers are thinking of selling their home is, "What mistakes should I avoid?"  Well, without a doubt, here is the #1 mistake people tend to make when selling their house. Watch now and make sure you don't do it too.

Market Update | Week Ending 04/21/17

Well, stocks are up and mortgage rates are down.  This is great news since mortgage rates had been climbing for several months and are now going below 4% again.  Wondering what else is happening out in the financial markets?  Well here's your weekly update! Stock markets higher this week [...]

Infographic: Staying Put

The California Association of Realtors has recently released a new infographic on who is moving and who plans to stay put and it seems that Millennials are a bit slow to move compared to previous generations when they were of the same age. These stats are interesting for several [...]

Market Update Week Ending 4/14/17

Mortgage rates dropped for a 3rd week in a row! Whoo hoo! For more information on today's market, continue reading... Stocks drop again this week - Markets were closed Friday in observance of Good Friday. In a shortened week stocks dropped again.  While stock indexes  are about 10% [...]

Market Update Week Ending 4/7/17

Our new data is out!  Wages have gone up and unemployment rates have gone down. What else is going on in the financial markets you ask? Job gains stall  in March - The Labor Department reported that 98,000 new jobs were added in March. Experts had expected a gain [...]

Market Update Week Ending 3/24/17

After a good stretch in rising stocks, it seems the recent denial of the repeal and replacement of health care has jolted the market a bit. Find out the effects and what's in store in today's Market Update. Stocks lower this week -  Stocks have surged since the [...]

Market Update Week Ending 3/17/17

All eyes on the Federal Reserve!! Check out what all the commotion is about in today's Market Update blog! Federal Reserve raises benchmark rates -   The Federal Reserve announced Thursday that they  had increased their benchmark interest rates. The 1/4% increase was the second increase in less than [...]

Market Update | Week Ending 3/3/17

Nothing too drastic going on last week...although there is a new stat out that I find interesting and I have a question for you...are you a confident consumer? Think about that for a moment then read on in this week's Market Update. Stocks had another week of gains [...]

Market Update | Week Ending 2/24/17

Are ya'll enjoying the rain?? I'm finally getting some use out of those sweaters I bought a few years ago that sit in the back of my closet waiting for a cold winter here in the San Fernando Valley. Along with getting use out of our rain boots [...]

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