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Why Buyers Pass Up Overpriced Listings … Even in A Hot Market

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Even in a sizzling hot real estate market, some listings languish on the market and the biggest reason is that that they are overpriced. Because even in a hot market, most buyers won’t touch overpriced listings with a 10 foot pole. For potential home sellers, that can be confusing. We recently saw a home in Long Beach sell for $100,000 …

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The Shannon Jones Team Scores Again

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We’re more than excited and wanted to share our team’s hard work—The Shannon Jones Team was named one of America’s most productive sales teams as a part of REAL Trends America’s Best Real Estate Agents, the newly issued ranking report produced by REAL Trends and sponsored by Zillow Group.  REAL Trends America’s Best Real Estate Agents ranks over 12,600 residential real …

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 …

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Staging Your Outdoor Space

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Designing an Outdoor Destination Outdoor living is one of the simple joys of life in Southern California. We celebrate, entertain, relax, and recharge in our outdoor spaces. Despite the value these outdoor areas add to a home, they often take a back seat to the interior staging of a property. With a few simple guidelines, you can spruce up your …

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Colorado Lagoon Restoration Project

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The lagoon is getting a facelift, but that’s not all… The Colorado Lagoon was once a flourishing part of the historic Los Cerritos Wetlands and remains a habitat for various animals and plants. Today, it’s surrounded by beautiful homes and parks and is a special haven for families and Long Beach locals. But you’ve probably noticed… something’s afoot at the lagoon. Despite …

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Homeownership Encourages Community Engagement

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  Congratulations! You’re looking to buy a home soon, or have already committed to homeownership. How do you like the neighborhood you’re in? How are the schools? Are you excited for the events in the area? Are the parks nearby in good condition and well cared for?  Do the other homes in the blocks you like or live in take pride …

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Explore Old Town Seal Beach

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Old Town Seal Beach: Where The Beach Meets Main Street Your Guide to Exploring Old Town Seal Beach   Seal Beach is a quaint beach side community tucked away between Long Beach and Huntington Beach. The city’s old-fashioned downtown district lies at the edge of the beach just off the pier at Main Street and Ocean Avenue, just south of Pacific Coast …

Is now a good time to move up to a new home?

Is Now A Good Time To “Move Up”?

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If You’re Thinking of Buying and Selling, Is Now A Good Time? The answer is yes! Now is a great time to move up. In many neighborhoods, prices are still below where they were a few years ago and interest rates have remained near historic lows. With home prices and sales up in Southern California, more and more homeowners are …

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11051 Dudley Way. Stanton, CA

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11051 Dudley Way. Stanton, CA – Townhome in the Sunshine Village In Escrow – Accepting Backup Offers Only Set in the Sunshine Village community, this end unit townhome has a spacious floor plan with 3 bedrooms, 1.5 bathrooms and a greenbelt view. A two car garage provides plenty of parking and extra storage space and offers access to a great …

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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 …