Are you getting outdated home-buying advice? (infographic)

Retro may be great for some things, but house-buying information is not one of them. Advice. It seems everyone has it and loves to give it. As you look for your new home, you'll probably get advice from friends and family. Keep in mind, though, that not all "helpful" [...]

What is the first step to buying a home? (video)

Watch the video now. In recent posts, we've discussed home buyers and sellers in California. Let's take it a step further. In this video, we explore the best place to start when you want to buy a home. Because, let's face it, buying a home (especially your first) is [...]

All About Buyers (infographic)

Curious about home buyers in California? The California Association of Realtors has put together an infographic offering a snapshot of buyers in California. This is based on the 2018 Consumer Survey. Highlights: Desire for a larger home was the top reason for a home purchase.Over half of home buyers [...]

Top 5 Things to Know Before You Rent a Storage Unit

If you've never rented a storage unit before, you might not know where to start. Do you find one closest to you? Look for the cheapest one? The most expensive one? One with temperature control? Plus, how big should it be? What can I store there? So many questions! [...]

How to Budget Your Money to Buy a Home

Dream of buying your own home but don't know where to start? Check out these tips to help you take the plunge (quite literally if you find a place with a pool!). Tip #1Get to know your money It's time to pull up the calculator on your phone and [...]

House of the Day: 17728 Rhoda St Encino 19316

THE STATS 3 bedrooms | 2 bathrooms | 1542 square feet | Built 1949 What a location! Walk into this 3 bedroom home 2 bath home and feel the warm memories. A fireplace with marble surround is perfect for hot chocolate on those chilly winter nights. A built-in buffet [...]

Why Los Angeles Is a Great Place For Seniors

Guest blogger:Barbara Thompson,Senior Care AdvocateSeniorHomes.com Whether you're new to the City of Angels or looking to downsize from an existing home in Los Angeles, the metro area has a lot to offer seniors in retirement. No town knows how to party quite like L.A., and the celebration doesn't end [...]

Choosing a Neighborhood

The CA Association of Realtors recently released a great infographic called, "Choosing a Neighborhood".  They surveyed recent home buyers and asked what was important when picking a neighborhood to live in.  Below are the results.  So what can be said of this?  Well, if you're a home buyer, this [...]

Vote Yes On Prop 5

This November Californians will be in unique position to create more housing opportunities and help seniors, the disabled, and victims of natural disaster. The Prop 5 is also known as the Property Tax Fairness Initiative and sponsored by the California Association Of Realtors, removes the unfair moving penalty these [...]

NEW LISTING: 7439 Woodman Ave #26 Van Nuys, CA

This week a gorgeous condo is hitting the list this week and is ready to welcome you home in a desirable area of Van Nuys, CA. Step inside this freshly painted home and feel the warmth of a long time ownership.  2 years ago the homeowner did a slew [...]

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