Blog: Home Buying

Apr 4 Benefits of Buying in a Seller’s Market

Have you seen the most recent addition to the King Kong series? If you’re a science fiction fan or have seen every King Kong movie ever made.

Apr 17 7 Tips for First-Time Real Estate Investors
Home Buying, Investing

With the real estate market regaining some steam over the past few years, people are turning to the industry again as a viable investment opportunity. Although the inherent risks are still there, the potential for a strong return on your investment is present too. Here are seven tips for first time real estate investors: Create […]

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Mar 29 10 Up-and-Coming Los Angeles Neighborhoods
Home Buying, Home Selling

Highland Park Highland Park has recently earned a reputation as one of the “hippest areas in LA”.  If you’ve been reading up on places to live in Los Angeles, then you’ve heard about it.  It’s a gritty area packed full of bars, restaurants, tattoo shops, and a lot of hipsters. Sandwiched between Eagle Rock, the […]

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Mar 27 Common Mistakes Made By First-Time Homebuyers
Home Buying

If you are a first-time homebuyer, keeping these common mistakes in mind will make the process a lot easier and help you avoid some of the problems other homebuyers run into. Not Making the Most of an Open House Use this as an opportunity to scope out the neighborhood and your potential neighbors. During the […]

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Mar 15 10 Questions To Ask Your Potential Real Estate Agent
Home Buying, Home Selling

If you are buying or selling a home, getting set up with the right real estate professional can be the most important part of the process.  As you are out interviewing potential Realtor candidates, keep these questions in mind to make sure they are the right fit. What are your credentials? / What experience do […]

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Jan 03 5 Home Purchase Hacks
Home Buying

Buying a home can be pretty daunting, especially if you’re doing it for the first time. However, we’ve compiled a list of 5 Home Purchase Hacks that will hopefully help you save time and money. 1. 3.5% Downpayment Ok, so this home purchase hack isn’t really a “secret” per se, however most future home buyers […]

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Apr 04 Benefits of Buying in a Seller’s Market
Home Buying

Have you seen the most recent addition to the King Kong series? If you’re a science fiction fan, it’s probably likely you’ve already screened Kong: Skull Island. The story follows the standard King Kong script. A group of scientists just happen to bump into an uncharted island where. The creatures there are of the larger […]

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Jan 05 Tax Deductions for Homeowners
Home Buying, tax deductions

Potential Tax Deductions for Homeowners It’s that time of year again. For NFL fans, the good stuff is just getting started- it’s time for the NFL playoffs. Up until now, the regular season was about winning one game at a time to ultimately get to the number of wins needed to earn a playoff spot, […]

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Dec 16 Home Buying Myths
Home Buying

Myths: Fact or Fiction? Frank Sinatra, very easily the most iconic of crooners was born in 1915 and died in 1998 after posting hit after hit both on stage and on screen. He was also considered the king of the original “Rat Pack,” featuring Dean Martin, Sammy Davis Jr, Peter Lawford and Joey Bishop. They […]

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Dec 08 Too High to Buy?
Home Buying

Over-Priced Homes- How to Identify Them Every year since 1965, we’ve all watched the Christmas classic, A Charlie Brown Christmas and this year will be no exception. You might be surprised to learn the producers thought the special would be a disaster. Why? For one, the soundtrack was a jazz score, not traditional Christmas music. […]

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