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 …
Facing Foreclosure in Long Beach?

Facing Foreclosure in Long Beach?

If you behind on your mortgage payments or facing foreclosure of your Long Beach home, you may be wondering what your options are. My team and I have worked with …
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 …
Another Short Sale Class? You Bet!

Another Short Sale Class? You Bet!

Several years ago, as the Long Beach real estate market shifted, my business made a radical shift along with it. I went from doing all traditional sales to doing a …
5 Tips for Buying A Short Sale

5 Tips for Buying A Short Sale

If you're considering buying a short sale, you may have heard horror stories about buyers who've waited for months or even years only to find out they can't buy the dream …