Why You Should Price Your Home To Sell Fast

Why You Should Price Your Home To Sell Fast …

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…Even If You’re Not In A Hurry For those new to the seller’s side of the real estate market, the concept of pricing your house in a way that can secure a fast sale, and also create the best monetary return can seem like a balancing act. On one hand, you don’t want to scare away potential buyers with a …

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Local Home Prices Jump Again

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ome Prices in Greater Long Beach Area Rise As Inventory Remains Low The Southern California housing market continued to sizzle in August as home prices in Southern California rose again. In Los Angeles County, the median home price climbed 9.4% to a record $580,000. In Long Beach, the median home price in August rose to $622,500, which is 13.4% higher than a …

18 of the Most Expensive Long Beach Homes

18 of the Most Expensive Homes for Sale in Long Beach

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A local property in Newport Beach has been making national headlines by setting a new selling price record for Orange County— $55 million. Overlooking Newport Harbor, spanning 3.5 acres, and including two homes, one built in 1936 and the other in the 1980s, this property obviously isn’t your typical listing, even in Newport Beach. The previous Orange County record holder, known …

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The Ins and Outs of Granny Units

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It’s no surprise that properties with additional living spaces separate from the main house are growing in popularity. Not only are they a great source of additional income for those who want to live in one space and rent the other to help pay the mortgage, but they’re also ideal for multi-generational living. Add to the equation that California is …

Stay Cool without AC

How To Keep Your House Cool Without A/C

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You don’t have to switch on the air conditioner to get a big chill this summer. These tips will help you keep your house cool without AC, which will save energy (and avoid AC wars with your family). Block That Sun! When sunlight enters your house, it turns into heat. You’ll keep your house cooler if you reduce solar heat …

First Step To Buying a House

Your First Step to Buying a Home This Summer

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It’s no secret that many markets across the country, our local one especially, have seen the number of buyers searching for their dream home greatly outnumber the amount of homes for sale. This rise in demand  has created a highly competitive marketplace where buyers often need to distinguish themselves to come out ahead during the bidding process. A practical and proactive way …

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 …

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 …

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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 …

Long Beach's Most Expensive Homes

Long Beach Metro’s Most Expensive Homes

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Picking the right neighborhood to move into is as important as picking the house you buy.  There’s a wide variety of housing styles, amenities, and pricing. Yet in each neighborhood, a few homes stand out from the others. Here’s a look at the highest priced listings in various areas of Long Beach and surrounding communities. While many of these properties may …