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Help Our Team Give Back to Charities

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Referrals are the lifeblood of our business, and we appreciate our clients referring other home buyers and sellers to our team over the years. On Giving Tuesday, we launched “Giving Back,” a referral incentive program. Initially slated to run through December, we’re now extending this through 2018. Here’s how it works: If you call us or fill out the form …


Open House in Rose Park

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Open House- 2631 E. 7th St., Long Beach Spacious Rose Park Home Saturday, 12/16 and Sunday, 12/17, 12-3 pm Welcome to this entertainer’s dream home with four bedrooms and a huge back yard. Inside find a gorgeous great room with soaring vaulted ceilings and beautiful laminate floors. The numerous windows and recessed lighting make the living area feel even more spacious …

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Where To See Holiday Lights In Long Beach

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The end of the holiday season is rapidly approaching and time is running out to plan your annual holiday lights tours with family and friends. We’ve got your back. Long Beach is home to neighborhoods that go over the top with their holiday decorating. Here’s a list of our favorite light displays. Daisy Avenue Christmas Tree Lane Located in the …

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Long Beach Land Use Element Takes A Step Toward The City Council

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Drive around Long Beach and you’ll see signs in yards from people who have passionate feelings about the city’s Land Use Element, and it’s no wonder because the document will impact the city’s infrastructure and building development for decades to come. The Long Beach Planning Commission recommended approval Monday of the contentious Land Use Element, which means the issue will …


Holiday Gifts for the Home

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They say home is where the heart is, so when you’re buying gifts, a home-related present is a good choice. Whether you’re looking for something practical, beautiful,  or quirky, there are items for every style and budget. Here are a few of our favorites. Picture Frame With everyone collecting photos on their phone, social media, and other digital options, an actual …

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Santa Came to Town!

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3rd Annual Morning With Santa A Big Success! Nearly 200 people gathered at the Art Theater last Saturday, Dec. 2nd, for The Shannon Jones Team’s 3rd annual event, a festive way to kick off the holiday season. Guests were greeted with coffee, orange juice, and a hot chocolate bar along with a wide assortment of baked goods and fresh fruit. …


Chill Returns to Queen Mary with New Ice Adventure Park

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A flurry of changes has come to Chill this year! The annual event held at the Queen Mary during the holidays has become a favorite for Long Beach residents and visitors alike. This year, gone are the ice sculptures and the Alice in Winterland experience. Instead, attendees can enjoy the United States’ first-ever Ice Adventure Park, along with a touching …

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How To Raise The Rate of Your Rental

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There might be a few reasons you’ve decided to raise the rent on your rental property. Maybe you’re looking to make sizable improvements, adjust to increased income tax rates, or reflect changes in the neighborhood market. Whatever the reason, there are certain rules you’ll need to follow to both retain your tenants and avoid legal troubles. Read this essential how-to …


Last-Minute Tips For Hosting The Perfect Thanksgiving Dinner

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First, make a reservation someplace elegant. OK, just kidding. Thanksgiving is about spending time with your loved ones and focusing on your blessings, which of course include delicious food. However, making that wonderful food and serving it can be easier if you follow some of these tips. Make Lists for Everything. Write out your shopping lists, your menus, and your timeline ahead …


Feeling “Stuck in Place?” There’s Options!

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You Aren’t Alone … And There’s Hope! Whether you are a renter who is searching for your dream home or a homeowner who feels like your only option is to renovate, you may have at least one thing in common: feeling stuck in place.According to data from the National Association of Realtors’ Profile of Home Buyers & Sellers, the average amount of time …