Día de los Muertos, MOLAA

Celebrate Día de los Muertos at MOLAA

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Día de los Muertos, or Day of the Dead as it as also known here in the US, is a beautiful and sacred Latino tradition dating back thousands of years. This year, the Museum of Latin American Art (MOLAA) here in Long Beach is hosting several days worth of celebrations. Those in Long Beach and the surrounding areas are welcome …

Remodeling, Budget

How to Stay on Budget While Remodeling

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It seems like an unwritten rule: whenever you start a remodeling project, it will always go over budget. But that doesn’t have to be the reality. With smart planning and strict discipline, you can complete a successful remodel without breaking the bank. Here’s how to do it. Start with a Realistic Ballpark Figure Figuring out how much you have to …

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Buying a Home: Step 6 is What to Expect When in Escrow

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Opening escrow is the final stage of buying a home. Up to this point, you have gotten pre-approved for you loan, scoped out neighborhoods, created a wishlist, chosen your Realtor, compared different homes, and put in an offer.  The sellers either accepted your offer, or issued a counter offer, which you accepted. So at this stage, your offer has been …

paint colors that sell

Paint Colors That Sell – And Ones That Don’t

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When planning to sell your home, paint colors play a bigger part than you may realize. Colors affect moods, feelings, and impressions of a space as well as the people in that space. To appeal to the most amount of buyers, you need to plan your color choices with this in mind. Pay attention to the interior and exterior colors …

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Buying a Home: Step 4 is to Compare Homes

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Starting to compare homes is Step 4 of the home buying process. By now, you should have gotten pre-approved for a loan, looked at neighborhoods, created your wishlist, and chosen your Realtor. You know what you are looking for and what you can afford, but with so many choices, how do you know which house is the right one? These …

Homebuyers’ Most Wanted Features

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If you’re considering selling your home, you want to make sure it will stand out from the other options buyers have,  and knowing what homebuyers most wanted features are will help you do that. While each homebuyer is different and will be searching for different qualities in a new home, there are a few features that have broad appeal for many …

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 …

509 Temple Ave, Long Beach CA

Open House in Rose Park South

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Open House- 509 Temple Ave, Long Beach Classic Craftsman | 2 On A Lot Saturday, 9/9 and Sunday, 9/10, 1-4 pm Vintage charm, timeless style, and a great central location make this spacious 3 bed, 2.5 bath Craftsman bungalow and guest house an outstanding opportunity to buy in the Rose Park South neighborhood. Built in 1912, the front home features hardwood …

Cypress Point townhouse

Beautiful Home in Cypress Point

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*Beautiful Home at 5937 Cypress Point, Long Beach CA * Built in 2005, this beautiful, spacious Cypress Point townhome has an open floor plan and elegant finishes like crown molding and recessed lighting. The living room has rich wood floors and a gas fireplace and flows into the adjacent dining area. The light, bright kitchen has wood cabinets, granite counters, …

3922 Carfax Avenue, Long Beach, CA 90808

3922 Carfax Avenue

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Modern Meets Mid-Century Ranch Home 3922 Carfax Avenue, Long Beach, CA  90808 Sold! 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms 2,034 sq. ft., 5,812 sq. ft. lot (per tax records) Built in 1954 Detached 2 Car Garage Offered at $695,000   Modern with mid-century design waits for you in this ranch style home in Long Beach, with contemporary upgrades and a flowing floor plan. …