Wrigley Real Estate Update

Wrigley Real Estate Update

The Wrigley real estate market remains a seller's market. Homes are selling briskly - an average of 26 days on the market in April 2015 - the lowest average days on …
Growing in the Garden... Greek Oregano

Growing in the Garden... Greek Oregano

Grilling with Greek Oregano Growing in the garden this week is an abundance of fresh herbs including the usual suspects; parsley, thyme, and tons of basil. However, not every garden …
Long Beach Is Bike-Friendly

Long Beach Is Bike-Friendly

Is Long Beach bike friendly? Absolutely! It's no surprise that Long Beach was named among the 20 best US Cities for Cylists, according to the Alliance for Biking and Walking. …
Grow Your Own Vegetables

Grow Your Own Vegetables

There Are Lots of Reasons To Grow Your Own Vegetables Cultivating a back yard vegetable garden is a great spring and summer project. There are many reasons the USDA encourages …
Why Professional Real Estate Photos Matter

Why Professional Real Estate Photos Matter

They say a picture is worth 1000 words. In real estate, a picture can be worth thousands of dollars. Thanks to iPhones, taking photos isn't hard. However, taking quality, professional …
"Keep Your Home California" Expands Help

"Keep Your Home California" Expands Help

Keep Your Home California Expands Criteria of Programs To Help Homeowners Attain Affordable Mortgage Payments SACRAMENTO - Keep Your Home California announced today changes to help more low and moderate …
Smart Under-Stairs Storage

Smart Under-Stairs Storage

If you've got a two-story home, the sometimes neglected space under your staircase may provide an ideal spot for some smart under-stairs storage. Because really, what home couldn't use more …
Rose Park Egg-Stravaganza A Hit!

Rose Park Egg-Stravaganza A Hit!

The Rose Park Egg-Stravaganza was a big hit! Held in the neighborhood's namesake Rose Park, at 8th and Orizaba, dozens of children and their parents gathered to participate in an …
The Sweet Smell of A Successful Home Sale

The Sweet Smell of A Successful Home Sale

Last year, I was called out to a home by a would-be Long Beach home seller who warned me ahead of time: “This home stinks.” He was right. His mom, …
A Buyer's Guide to Probate Properties

A Buyer's Guide to Probate Properties

Buying a home can be a confusing process, but buying a probate property has its own special set of rules and even its own special purchase contract. Here's a quick …