10 STAGING TIPS FOR HOME SELLERS

10 STAGING TIPS FOR HOME SELLERS

When you’re selling your home, you want it to look its absolute best for the potential buyers who walk through the door. That’s where home staging comes in. Home staging is a method of decorating meant to highlight your home’s most impressive assets and help buyers...
CALIFORNIA HOUSING PREDICTIONS 2020

CALIFORNIA HOUSING PREDICTIONS 2020

California’s Housing Market Forecast California real estate market retreated slightly during November. Our updated report covers important stats including home prices, sales, and recent home sales trends from CAR, NAR, DOT, St Louis Fed, Statista, Zillow and...
8 Essential Tips on How to Do a 1031 Exchange Smoothly

8 Essential Tips on How to Do a 1031 Exchange Smoothly

1. Know What a 1031 Exchange Really Means What does a 1031 exchange really mean? Does it mean you don’t have to pay taxes when you sell a real estate property? No! The term 1031 exchange comes from section 1031 in the tax code that allows businesses to defer capital...
HERE’S HOW THE FED RATE CUT AFFECTS YOU

HERE’S HOW THE FED RATE CUT AFFECTS YOU

The Federal Reserve’s decision to cut interest rates may mean cheaper loans for most Americans. At the same time, consumers will earn less interest on their savings. The Federal Reserve’s decision to cut interest rates by a quarter point for the third time this...
HERE COMES ANOTHER DEVELOPMENT PROJECT IN NOHO

HERE COMES ANOTHER DEVELOPMENT PROJECT IN NOHO

An 84-unit apartment building could rise along a stretch that would offer city incentives to the developers A Downtown Los Angeles developer and Tokyo-based investor are looking to build an 84-unit apartment complex in North Hollywood, in an area that has seen a...
CREATE A COZY HOME FOR FALL

CREATE A COZY HOME FOR FALL

Snuggle up under a soft throw as you view these ideas for bringing the spirit of the season into your home The first crisp day, the first red leaf, the sky a richer shade of blue, the yellow school bus making its stops again — as signs of fall begin to pop up all...
2020 HOUSING MARKET FORECAST

2020 HOUSING MARKET FORECAST

Economic uncertainty and affordability issues to subdue California home sales Low mortgage interest rates will support California’s housing market in 2020 but economic uncertainty and affordability issues will mute sales growth, according to a housing and economic...