Naples California

Explore Naples, California

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Naples: California’s Little Italy on the Bay The perfect place to enjoy life’s simple pleasures Naples is one of the most beautiful coastal neighborhoods of Long Beach, California. Sailboats and Duffy boats line the picturesque canals that divide Naples Island, gondoliers can be seen paddling passengers along the waterways, and gorgeous waterfront homes make for a truly resort-like atmosphere. The neighborhood itself is tucked away in a quiet area, but offers easy access to Long Beach shops, restaurants, and nightlife. Originally built to replicate a village in Italy, most of the streets have Italian names, and a charming three tiered fountain sits …

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How to Spend Memorial Day Weekend in Long Beach

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Memorial Day Weekend 2016: Stay In or Go Out Your Guide to Spending Memorial Day Weekend in Long Beach In addition to being a day to honor those who died in service, Memorial Day weekend traditionally marks the start of summer and is a time for friends and family to gather together. Whether you want to stay home or go out this Memorial Day weekend, we’ve got you covered. From local events to entertaining guests at home, here’s how to make the best of your long weekend. Out and About Choose from these fun events in and around Long Beach: Memorial …


The Shannon Jones Team Movie Night Featuring: ET

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Join Us at the Art Theatre for The Shannon Jones Team Movie Night Featuring: ET! You won’t want to miss this free event in Long Beach! Reserve your spot on the guest list by June 17th! Register here: Powered by Eventbrite What: You’re invited to The Shannon Jones Team second annual team movie night. This year we will be showing ET, and the evening is open to all ages. We will provide popcorn and drinks so all you have to do is sit back, relax, and enjoy the show. In addition to the movie, there will be an exciting raffle. …

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Meet The Shannon Jones Team!

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The Shannon Jones Team has Grown! Meet the Newest Members of our Team! The Shannon Jones Team has grown recently to better serve our amazing clients. Get to know the newest team members here: Stephanie Anderson, Buyer Specialist: Stephanie’s specialized training and professionalism helps makes the home buying process smooth for her clients. Her goal is to serve her clients for life and build a relationship based on her commitment to excellence, integrity and honesty. Before pursuing a career in real estate, Stephanie ran a successful event planning business for over a decade. Family and friends are very important to …

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Effects of the Presidential Election on Real Estate

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Does Unpredictability in Politics Lead to Unpredictability in Real Estate? While corporations tend to postpone big deals till after the election, home buyer demand has not let up Historically, the time during a presidential election leads to an economic pause. The stock market typically slows down, corporate investments are postponed, and many companies wait until after the election to continue with major deals. In such a  period of uncertainty, it’s no surprise that people want to wait and see what the next president has in store before making big decisions. However, the housing market is predicted to take a slightly different …

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The Lazy Person’s Guide to Weekend Home Decor Projects

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No-fuss Weekend Home Decor Projects Forget the Tools: Spruce up your home this weekend with these fun decorating projects! Give Cabinets a Fun Background Print out photos and tape them to the wall behind the shelves to create a fun collage. Just make sure you use a tape that won’t ruin the paint. Try Scotch removable mounting squares. New Floors for the Commitment-Phobes Tile tattoos are perfect for those who want a change but aren’t ready to commit. The temporary decals come in all sorts of shapes and designs. You can also use these on your kitchen or bath backsplash. Standard …


Trending Now: Prepping Homes for Doomsday

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Fearful Citizens are Preparing for the Worst Here’s what their Homes Look Like The apocalypse has become big business. And it’s getting bigger every day In the ’50s, homeowners fearing Communist attacks built bunkers in their backyards and basements, hung up a few “God Bless Our Bomb Shelter” signs and called it a Cold War. But today, Americans en masse are again preparing for the worst—and Communists are just about the only thing not on their list. What is? Terrorist attacks, a total economic collapse, perhaps even zombie invasions. Or maybe just a complete societal breakdown after this November’s scorched-Earth presidential election. But this is not your Uncle Travis’ guns-and-canned-foods-militia vision of Armageddon preparedness. While the …

3456 Hathaway Ave. #340

3456 Hathaway Ave. #340 Long Beach, CA – The Palms!

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Prime Location in The Palms Condominium Development Just Listed! 3456 Hathaway Ave. #340: This upstairs, end unit one has one of the most desirable locations in the popular Palms condominium development and just one common wall. The open floor plan and light, bright space features a living and dining area with easy access to a private balcony and seating area. The well-appointed and ultra-functional kitchen has granite counters. Each of the spacious bedrooms has its own bathroom, and the master bedroom features a large walk-in closet. The unit has its own private, one-car garage located conveniently nearby, and a parking apron in …

723 E. Terrace Ave

723 E. Terrace Drive, Long Beach, CA

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Charming Home with Many Updates In Escrow – Accepting Backup Offers Only Situated on a prime corner lot, 723 E. Terrace Drive in Long Beach features plenty of charm and updates throughout. With lovely landscaping in the front and back yards, this home immediately makes a lasting impression. Step inside and you’ll enjoy the original hardwood floors and fully renovated kitchen. With granite countertops, stainless steel appliances, and plenty of storage space, the kitchen is perfect for cooking and entertaining guests. Additionally, this home has updated bathrooms, newer windows, fresh paint, copper plumbing, and a finished garage that makes an ideal …


Spring Long Beach Real Estate Market Update

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Is Now the Time to Buy or Sell a Home in Long Beach? The Long Beach real estate market is sizzling this spring, with prices rising and inventory shrinking. The median home price in Long Beach in April 2016 was $549,900, up 10% from April 2015. Meanwhile, there was a 1.9 month supply of homes for sale, down 22.6% from the previous year. Not surprisingly, homes are selling faster and closer to list price than they were a year ago. The average days on market for homes sold in April was 50, down 25.4% from the 67 days it took …