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1310 E. Ocean Blvd. #305 Long Beach, CA – Just Listed!

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Beautiful Oceanfront Condominium Just Listed! Open House: Saturday, Feb. 6 from 1-4 PM 1310 E. Ocean Blvd. Unit #305 Long Beach, CA 90802 Picture yourself living a luxury lifestyle in one of Long Beach’s most elegant highrise condominium buildings, the Ocean Club. Start the day with a sunrise view and fresh ocean breeze from the comfort of your bedroom. The master bedroom opens to a spacious living and dining area, and a balcony with views of the Pacific Ocean, Catalina Island, and Queen Mary. Abundant windows bathe this condo in natural light, but if you want privacy, simply draw the stylish plantation …

CES roundup of smart home products

Smart Homes Keep Getting Smarter

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*A Look At Some Highlights from CES* Life at Home just got a lot Smarter The annual  Consumer Electronics Show never fails to impress with the latest gadgets and this year was no different. Here are some of the most impressive home products introduced at the recent 2016 CES Show in Las Vegas.  These products will help turn your home into a smart home and streamline and simplify everyday life. Digital Strom Imagine a device that recognized your smile and automatically registered to brew you a cup of coffee? Well, the Digital Strom Connected-Home System can do just that! The system …

1050 Roswell Ave. Long Beach, CA

1050 Roswell Avenue, Long Beach, CA – Just Listed!

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Beautiful Home Near Recreation Park * 1050 Roswell Avenue, Long Beach, CA * Just a few blocks from Recreation Park and not far from the Shore, this home offers convenient access to entertainment, shopping, and recreation. The spacious living and dining area features plenty of natural light and a cozy fireplace. The recently remodeled kitchen boasts a classic O’Keefe and Merritt stove with a stainless steel hood, solid surface countertops, porcelain tile floors and a farm sink. Additional details like under-counter lighting, pantry storage, and a wine cooler make working in this kitchen a dream. Throughout the home you’ll find …

Tax breaks for homeowners

6 Tax Breaks for Homeowners

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Tax Breaks: What you Need to Know as a Homeowner The dreaded tax filing season is upon us. Make the season brighter by taking advantage of all the tax breaks you can. Homeowners, rejoice. Here’s six you may qualify for: 1. Mortgage Interest Deduction Mortgage Interest Deduction (MID) is a top tax break for homeowners, which can save you a significant amount of money. In the beginning, the majority of your monthly mortgage payments go toward loan interest, and you can deduct all the interest from your mortgage on your taxes. Keep Form 1098, issued by your lender, with your important records. This form explains exactly …

Moving Motivators

Moving Motivators

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What Factors Motivate Americans to Uproot? If given the chance to move, the majority of Americans in 2015 would most like to move to Florida, California, or Hawaii. However, contrary to what this list might suggest, good weather and easy beach access are not the only factors Americans take into consideration when deciding whether or not to move. A recent Harris Poll of 2,2232 U.S. adults, determined what these factors are. If you’ve thought about making a big move recently, this list might help you in your decision making process. Here are the top four motivators: The Weather: 52% of Americans …

Wrigley Market Update

90806 Market Update

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90806 Market Update – January 2016 Real Estate Statistics and Information for Wrigley and other Neighborhoods of 90806 Home prices in 90806 are among the highest they have ever been. The median sales price was $452,250 in December 2015, up 25.5% from December 2014. The trend for sales price has been steadily increasing over the past few years. Meanwhile, inventory has been declining. In December 2015, active listings of homes in 90806 fell to just 22. This reflects a 24.1% decrease from the December prior. In January of 2012, there were 87 active listings. In December 2015 the inventory of …

90808 Market Update

90808 Market Update

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What’s Going On with the Real Estate Market in 90808? Market Statistics and Information for Neighborhoods Including Plaza, Carson Park, Lakewood Village, and Old Lakewood City After showing increases much of the year, home prices in 90808 showed some signs of leveling off. As of December 2015, the median home price in 90808 was $565,000, which is 5.6% higher than the previous December. Although the median price increased year over year, the median price per square foot for homes in 90808 actually declined slightly, to a level of $380 per square foot as of year-end. The available supply of homes for sale in …

Livingston, 3707, no. 207 007

90803 Real Estate Market Update

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January 2016 Real Estate Market Update for the 90803 Area of Long Beach, CA 90803 Real Estate Statistics and Information Including the Neighborhoods of Belmont Shore, Belmont Park, Belmont Heights, Naples, the Peninsula, Bluff Park, Bluff Heights, Spinnaker, Bay and Cove, University Park Estates, and Bixby Village Home prices in 90803 have shown periods of significant change since 2012, but the general trend shows that prices are rising. From December 2014 to December 2015, median home prices in 90803 increased just slightly. In December 2015, the median price of homes was $1,010,000, up 6.3% higher than in December 2014. Compared to …

90807 Market Update

90807 Market Update

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January 2016 Market Update for the 90807 Area of Long Beach, CA 90807 Real Estate Statistics and Information Including the Neighborhoods of California Heights, Bixby Knolls, Bixby Terrace, and Virginia Country Club. Home prices in 90807 continued the upward trend in 2015 that they’ve been experiencing since 2012. Although the Dececember 2015 median home price of $617,500 was below the previous month, it was 17.6% above the previous December. The supply of homes for sale in 90807 has fluctuated a fair amount since 2012. Last year the inventory of homes for sale declined dramatically, reaching a low of a 1.4 months’ …

90804 Market Update

90804 Market Update

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January 2016 Market Update for the 90804 Area of Long Beach, CA 90804 Market Update: Statistics and Information Including the Neighborhoods of Rose Park and Traffic Circle Areas.   The median home price in the 90804 area of Long Beach increased by 13.8% between December 2014 and December of 2015. The overall trend of the price of homes in 90804 has gone up since 2012. However, the median price of homes in December 2015 was $494,950, which is lower than the peak of $575,000 that occurred earlier in the year. The supply of homes in 90804 was 1.9 months in December 2015 …