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Free Exercise Classes in Long Beach

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How to Exercise for Free (or almost free) in Long Beach, CA Exercising in Long Beach has never been easier! If you live in the Long Beach area there’s no need to buy a gym membership. No matter what your fitness level is, Long Beach has a workout opportunity for everyone! Here are some of the ways you can workout for free or close to free in and around Long Beach. And some of the possibilities take advantage of our great weather outdoors. Free Yoga on the Beach There’s a free yoga class every day at Bluff Park in Long …

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Seasonality in Real Estate: How Weather and the Time of Year Affect Housing

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Thinking of buying or selling? Pay attention to the weather and time of year first. Understanding how weather and the time of year affect housing will help you make your best decision Weather and the time of year have a big impact on housing activity, and in every housing market there are times of the year when fewer homes sell. For most, that time of year coincides with the winter months, and in much of the U.S., that’s the case right now. But no matter where you live, it’s important to know how seasonality affects the housing market. So let’s look …

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Dog Friendly Places in Long Beach, CA

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Don’t want to leave your furry friend at home while exploring Long Beach? Luckily there are a lot of dog friendly places in (and around) Long Beach. Here’s a roundup of some of the best places for you and your pup. Rosie’s Dog Park 500 E. Ocean Blvd. Long Beach. 90803 The only off-leash dog beach in L.A. County is located in Long Beach and features 3-acres of beach for your dog to run free in and out of the water. Recreation Park 5201 E. 7th St. Long Beach, CA 90804 This park is two acres and has separate fenced areas …

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90815 Market Update

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90815 Market Update: Real Estate Statistics and Information for the 90815 Areas of Long Beach, CA Including the Neighborhoods of Los Altos, Park Estates, La Marina Estates, and other 90815 Areas of Long Beach Home prices in 90815 have been rising fairly consistently since 2013. In January 2016, the median price reached $650,000 – the highest it has been in several years and 11.9% higher than in January 2015. The number of active listings in 90815 has consistently experienced significant surges in the summer months over the past three years and is currently lower than it’s been for several years. …

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90806 Market Update

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90806 Market Update: Real Estate Statistics and Information for the 90806 Areas of Long Beach, CA Includes Real Estate Information for Wrigley and Surrounding Area of 90806 The median price of homes in 90806 is the highest it has been in several years. In January 2016 the median price was $459,500. This reflects a 28.3% increase from January 2015. The number of active listings on the market in 90806 is the lowest it has been in several years. The number has fluctuated quite a bit in the past few years and has been decreasing since October 2015. In January 2016 there …

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90807 Market Update

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90807 Market Update: Real Estate Statistics and Information for the 90807 Areas of Long Beach, CA Including the Neighborhoods of California Heights, Bixby Knolls, Bixby Terrace, and Virginia Country Club Home prices in 90807 have been very volatile over the past several years, peaking in November 2015 at $692,000 and then declining for the past two months. In January 2016, the median home price in 90807 was $520,000, which is 22.6% below January 2015. Median home prices in an area may vary in any given month depending on the number, size and type of homes that sell. Though home prices have decreased in …

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90804 Market Update

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90804 Market Update: Real Estate Statistics and Information for the 90804 Areas of Long Beach, CA Including the neighborhoods of Rose Park and Traffic Circle Area With the exception of a peak of $575,000 in August 2015, home prices in 90804 are higher than they’ve been for several years. In January 2016, the median price of homes was $532,000, which reflects a 66.3% increase from the year prior in January. Last year, home prices surged in the summer months. If you are looking to buy a home in 90804 now is a good time to get a jump start. The …

90802 market update

90802 Market Update

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90802 Market Update: Real Estate Statistics and Information for the 90802 Areas of Long Beach, CA Including the Neighborhoods of Downtown, East Village, and Alamitos Beach The price of homes in 90802 have remained fairly consistent, with the exception of a major price surge in August 2014. At $291,000 in January 2016, the median price is 36% lower than the year prior in January. However, 90802 is a mostly condominium filled area of Long Beach so the number of condos sold in 90802 far exceeds single family homes sold. In January 2016 there were seven active single family home listings …

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90808 Market Update

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90808 Market Update: Real Estate Statistics and Information for the 90808 Areas of Long Beach, CA Including the Neighborhoods of Carson Park, Plaza, Lakewood Village, and Old Lakewood City Home prices in 90808 have steadily increased in recent years.  The median home price in 90808 peaked in September at $605,000 and has since decreased slightly to $595,000. However, that’s still up 12.3% from the year prior in January. Inventory of homes for sale in 90808 is on par with Long Beach as a whole – very low. As of January 2016, there was only a 1.2 month supply of homes …

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90814 Market Update

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90814 Market Update: Real Estate Statistics and Information for the 90814 Areas of Long Beach, CA Including the Neighborhoods of Carroll Park, Bluff Heights, Rose Park South, and other 90814 Neighborhoods of Long Beach Home prices in 90814 have declined for the past two months, but at $725,000, the median home price in January 2016, was still up 4.4% from January 2015. There are not a lot of active listings in 90814. Historically, active listings tend to increase in the summer months, but the number has not risen substantially since June 2014. In January 2016, there were 16 active listings, which …