Whose Mortgage Are You Paying?

Whose Mortgage Are You Paying?

Buying a home is a major financial step and the prospect of taking on a mortgage can be daunting for some first-time home buyers. Yet one thing to note is …
Long Beach Lawn-to-Garden Turf Replacement Program

Long Beach Lawn-to-Garden Turf Replacement Program

Long Beach Lawn-to-Garden Turf Replacement Program Now that Earth Day has come and gone, it's time to put those environmental values into practice! If you own a home in Long …
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 …
The 10 Commandments for Getting a Mortgage

The 10 Commandments for Getting a Mortgage

Getting A Mortgage Is An Important Part of The Home Buying Process As a Realtor, when we meet with first-time buyers, we discuss what they need to do – get pre-approved …
Want to Save $ on Property Taxes?

Want to Save $ on Property Taxes?

Do you know someone who is interested in reducing their property taxes? This is the time of year to look into it! If you own a home in Los Angeles …
Pricing Advice for Long Beach Home Sellers

Pricing Advice for Long Beach Home Sellers

Even though prices have dropped over the past five to six years, we sometimes encounter homeowners who are in denial about their home value. Obviously if you are selling your …
Should I Walk Away From My Long Beach Home?

Should I Walk Away From My Long Beach Home?

Last weekend I met with a woman who was trying to decide what to do with a Long Beach home. Her uncle just passed away and as the trustee and …
Don't Let Your Long Beach Home Get Foreclosed On Without Exploring Other Options!

Don't Let Your Long Beach Home Get Foreclosed On Without Exploring Other Options!

Earlier this month, we had some past clients who lost their Long Beach home to foreclosure. It was devastating for them and disappointing for us as well. We have helped …
Long Beach CA Short Sale Expert Offers Advice to Struggling Homeowners

Long Beach CA Short Sale Expert Offers Advice to Struggling Homeowners

If you or someone you know is considering a short sale of your Long Beach area home, it's important to get all the facts. Many times when people fall behind …