2 Myths Holding Back Homeowners

2 Myths Holding Back Home Buyers

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When it comes to life events, buying a home is kind of a big deal. While it’s usually a time filled with excitement, factors like dialing in your credit score, mortgage calculations, and down payment amount can overshadow the thrill of finding and qualifying for your dream home.  In some cases these hypotheticals can be downright paralyzing to the home …

2300 East 5th Street, Long Beach

Open House in Rose Park South

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Open House- 2300 E. 5th Street, Long Beach CA Saturday, 6/24 & Sunday 6/25, 1-4 pm Welcome to vintage charm, timeless style, and a great centralized location with this 2 bed, 1.5 bath Craftsman style bungalow in the historic Rose Park South neighborhood. Built in 1919, this home features hardwood flooring, period molding, decorative ceiling fans, and plantation style shutters. …

Free Long Beach Summer Fun

Free Long Beach Summer Fun

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It’s that time again— the most beachy of seasons marked by longer days and warmer nights— and while we love squeezing every minute we can out of summer, the question is what exactly to do with all this precious time on your hands? Fear not: Here’s some great activities to fill your days (and nights) with free summer fun right here …

4 Ways to Avoid DIY Mistakes

4 Ways To Avoid DIY Mistakes

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New backsplash? You’ve done it. Upgrading a faucet? No problem. You’re a DIY master. But what about that electrical issue? Or fixing a leaky roof? Even though you (and your BFF, YouTube) have pulled off many DIY projects, you know there are projects you’ve no business trying on your own. But what about those projects that fall somewhere in between …

Waterfront Homes

Dream Worthy Waterfront Homes

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Who doesn’t dream of spending their summers in a waterfront home? For some, it’s a picturesque harbor home complete with a boat slip and evening cruises through the neighborhood. For others only a long stretch of white sand beach will do, and make sure there’s a good view of an island or two, thank you very much. Some even fantasize …

Shannon Jones Movie Night

Fun and Friends at 2017 Shannon Jones Movie Night

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The Shannon Jones Team hosted yet another fun and memorable Annual Movie Night, Thursday, June 17th, at The Art Theater Long Beach. Our team is thrilled to have served the Long Beach community for almost 20 years, and events like this are our way of thanking you for entrusting us with your real estate needs and inviting us to be an …

Kitchen Remodel

10 Simple Rules for Remodeling Your Kitchen

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  It’s the day you’ve been dreaming of — time to plan your kitchen remodel. Dream big, but make sure you’re not making mistakes that’ll cause you to regret the money you spent and the inconvenience you went through. We’re here to future-proof you from angst by naming the ten simple rules for definitive kitchen features that will retain their …

Open Houses

Three Weekend Open Houses

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Join us this weekend as The Shannon Jones Team shows three lovely houses, two newly listed, and one recently reduced. 2154 Golden Ave in Long Beach is a classic 1930s Spanish style home with elegant modern upgrades and a showstopping outdoor space. 14352 Devlin Ave in Norwalk is a beautifully maintained, spacious 1940s ranch style home that’s rich with vintage …

When Organization Goes Wrong

When Getting Organized Goes Wrong

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It’s time. You’re getting organized. Finally. Kudos on making the smart homeowner choice, but don’t get too self-congratulatory while you’re still in the IKEA parking lot. Organization is about giving everything the right place (sometimes the donation bin), and while that sounds straightforward, it’s pretty easy to choose the wrong places, turning your attempt at a tidier home into wasted …

Built in Grill

Built-in Grill Turns Up Summer Heat

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There’s no better season than summer to up your grilling game with a new barbecue. For some, it’s as simple as a trip to the local hardware store to upgrade to the newest, biggest, baddest barbecue model they can wheel to their truck– easy enough project for the casual user. But then there are those who take their commitment to grilling …