Exploring Long Beach Parks

Exploring Long Beach Parks

Even though the word "beach" is in the name of our city, Long Beach is actually home to a number of beautiful parks. In fact, according to the 2020 National ParkScore …
Here's What's Different About 2021 Home Prices

Here's What's Different About 2021 Home Prices

There's no doubt about it. Home prices are soaring right now. Record low inventory of homes and strong buyer demand have led to a rise in bidding wars and multiple offers. Therefore, …
Exterior Painting in a Long Beach Historic District

Exterior Painting in a Long Beach Historic District

Historic homes and homes in Long Beach historic districts, in general, are hot commodities. Historic homes are definitely romanticized and it's easy to see why. There is a charm to …
Decluttering For Home Sale Success

Decluttering For Home Sale Success

Decluttering is among the best things you can do to improve photos of your home and the buyer's perception of the property. Having less clutter can influence potential buyers' perception …
Mortgage 101: What You Need to Know About Financing

Mortgage 101: What You Need to Know About Financing

Before you find your dream home, you need to get the facts about financing! You may know that you need to talk to a lender before you shop for your …
Choosing a Move-In Ready Home or a Fixer-Upper

Choosing a Move-In Ready Home or a Fixer-Upper

Homebuyers often find themselves deciding between buying a new or move-in ready house or buying a fixer-upper. However, new construction is a rarity in Long Beach or Lakewood, and move-in …
Should You Renovate Your Home Before Selling?

Should You Renovate Your Home Before Selling?

When selling your home you want to make the most money possible. Of course, that totally makes sense. The question is, how do you do that? Many people think earning …
Bluff Park - Full of Charm and Vintage Personality

Bluff Park - Full of Charm and Vintage Personality

The Bluff Park neighborhood of Long Beach is one of the city's most charming upscale neighborhoods, with a touch of vintage flair. It was designated as one of Long Beach's Historic Districts …
Spring Cleaning Tips for Success

Spring Cleaning Tips for Success

Happy first day of spring! In honor of the day, we thought we'd discuss everyone's favorite spring activity: spring cleaning! Just kidding. We know many people absolutely dread large cleaning …
Multigenerational Living in Long Beach

Multigenerational Living in Long Beach

Multigenerational housing in Long Beach and other areas is coming back in a big way. Thanks to COVID-19 and the financial difficulties it caused, more families are buying homes together. In …