6 Ways to Create an Attractive Home Office

6 Ways to Create an Attractive Home Office

With so many people working from home now, the consumer's home wish list is changing. A huge trend we're seeing is the desire for a home office. Especially with kids …
Everything You Need to Know About Buying a House in Cash

Everything You Need to Know About Buying a House in Cash

I'm sure you've read by now that mortgage rates are at historic lows. So if buyers have the money to buy a home in all cash, is it even worth …
Home Equity: You May Have More Than You Think

Home Equity: You May Have More Than You Think

We may be in the middle of a pandemic, but home equity is soaring. According to CoreLogic, in the 2nd quarter, home equity for homeowners rose 6.6% annually. That equals …
Should I Rent or Buy a Home?

Should I Rent or Buy a Home?

Choosing whether to rent or buy a home is not an easy decision. It requires carefully examining the factors and costs associated with each option. But when looking at renting …
Long Beach Dog Parks

Long Beach Dog Parks

Photo Credit: Justin Rudd Long Beach is one of the most dog-friendly cities you can find! There are many great parks for dogs (and their humans) to get outside and …
Our Favorite Long Beach Coffee Houses

Our Favorite Long Beach Coffee Houses

Happy International Coffee Day! Here at The Shannon Jones Team, coffee isn't a once a year celebration, it's a way of life! Since we're constantly on the go around Long …
Don’t Let Contingencies Kill Your Real Estate Transaction

Don’t Let Contingencies Kill Your Real Estate Transaction

Real estate contingencies are an important part of the real estate process and COVID is changing the market. If you're thinking about buying or selling a home, you'll want information on …
Most Instagrammable Long Beach Spots

Most Instagrammable Long Beach Spots

From architecture to local art, Instagram is the best place to give your favorite spots in town some love. Whether you're an avid blogger or just starting out on the …
Tips for Increased Productivity

Tips for Increased Productivity

Let's face it, working is not easy right now. Between working from home (which already increases distractions), kids attending virtual school, and all-around Coronavirus uncertainty, life is not easy right …
Why Americans Are Moving This Year

Why Americans Are Moving This Year

Today, Americans are moving for a variety of different reasons. The current health crisis has truly re-shaped our lifestyles and our needs. In Long Beach, we are seeing a strong …