Pros and Cons of Buying Older Homes In Los Angeles

Should you buy an older home? A lot of people think so, and the statistics bear that out. While around 500,000 homes sold this year will be new construction, the vast majority – 5.2 million – will be existing homes, many of them older homes. In addition, the “typical home” purchased was built around 1976, and many … Continued

5 Tips For Selling Your Rental Property In Los Angeles

Selling your rental property may feel like a challenge. With tenants living in the home, it can be even more difficult. Utilize these tips for selling a rental property in our latest post! As a landlord in Los Angeles, there may come a time when you need to sell your rental property. While waiting until … Continued

5 Steps To Buying Commercial Property Investments In Los Angeles

Considering buying commercial property in Los Angeles? Here are the basic steps: Step 1. Why Commercial Property Before buying commercial properties in Los Angeles, California, ask yourself: what is my goal with the property? Will I be renovating and reselling the property? Will I hold the property long term and collect commercial rental income? These … Continued

What To Do With Your Unwanted Inherited Property In Los Angeles

A very popular item that is inherited and frequently unwanted is real estate property. When family members or close friends pass on, they will their property holdings to their next of kin or people who meant a lot to them. This leaves you, the recipient, responsible for property upkeep, possible landlord duties, property taxes and … Continued

Real Estate Scams Los Angeles Homeowners Should Be Aware Of

When buying and selling a home, looking out for real estate scams is often last on many people’s list. They’re more worried about making sure the price is right, things go smoothly, and the whole process gets done quickly. However, scams do happen, and all homeowners need to be aware of them to protect themselves. Here are … Continued

5 Ways To Make Your Move Less Stressful In Los Angeles

  If you’ve moved even just a few times, you’ve likely noticed a pattern. In the beginning, it’s a time of anticipation and excitement. But then the actual work begins, everything takes longer than expected, and that excitement soon turns to dread and revulsion. Then the moving day arrives – a day of frenzied, backbreaking … Continued

5 Ways Holding Onto Vacant Land Is Costing You In Los Angeles

Vacant land can be a truly rewarding investment. Holding on to vacant land can also cost you; maybe right away, maybe in the long run. There are annual taxes and potentially property owner’s association fees to consider, not as many tax benefits, cash flow, and property maintenance issues, and market conditions to consider. Call 2nd … Continued

6 Staging Secrets For Your House In Los Angeles

If you’re sitting around waiting for your house to sell, it can feel as if everyone else has some special staging secrets that you aren’t privy to. But don’t worry – We’re blowing the lid off those secrets that real estate agents and staging professionals everywhere use to help home sell faster and for higher prices. Here … Continued