How To Handle Cloudy Title In Los Angeles

It happens sometimes that people think they own their home when they actually don’t (or don’t clearly own it). The problem in such a case is that usually what is known as cloudy title – a situation in which a title search reveals that the actual property owner is unclear. In the case of cloudy … Continued

5 Signs of Great Contractors in Los Angeles

Looking for great contractors in Los Angeles? There are a lot of options and it can be tough to know who to trust and who will get the work done according to your standards. Learn about what to watch out for and how to know you’ve found the right one in our latest post! As … Continued

Understanding What A Title Search Covers In Los Angeles

When a piece of property is bought or sold, someone has to verify the ownership, make sure the putative owner can actually sell the property, and ensure that no other person or institution has a claim on the property. And that is what a title search is meant to do. A title search will uncover … Continued

How To Sell Your House With Code Violations In Los Angeles

Do you own a run-down, damaged, or unlivable house that you want to sell? Learn more about how to sell your house with code violations in Los Angeles! If you own a run-down or damaged property in Los Angeles, you can feel stuck or obligated to a property that isn’t doing anything for you. Maybe … Continued

A Breakdown of Closing Costs for Buyers And Sellers In Los Angeles

When you buy a house, there are more costs than the down payment and the mortgage. And when you sell a house, there are costs then, too. A buyer has to pay fees at closing, and a seller has to pay agent commissions at closing. Understanding closing costs can’t prevent surprises and unexpected financial challenges … Continued

What To Ask Your Los Angeles Real Estate Agent

Since as far back as Aristotle, we’ve known the importance of asking the right questions to get the answers we need. And that applies to real estate just as much as it does to philosophy. The answer most of us need, whether we’re buying or selling, is the answer to this one question: Which agent … Continued

How To Make A Long Distance Move To or From Los Angeles

Even just a move across town can be stressful and overwhelming, even traumatic, and it only gets worse when you have to move a long distance. While moving to a new home can be exciting because it means starting a new chapter in your life, there’s not much most of us dread more than the … Continued

How To Avoid A Contractor Scam in Los Angeles

Home sellers often need to hire contractors for repairs, renovations, or even major remodels, especially in the wake of a major natural disaster like a hurricane or tornado. It’s in these situations especially that homeowners are susceptible to a contractor scam. For example, contractor scammers bilked people in New Jersey out of millions after the … Continued

Evaluating Your Moving Costs in Los Angeles

When it comes time to move, most of us have to budget carefully. But we can’t work up any kind of budget till we get a handle on the moving costs. There are, of course, a ton of smaller items involved in a move that will add to the cost, things such as boxes, tape, … Continued

How To Find The Right Real Estate Agent in Los Angeles

Whether you’re hiring a mechanic, a barber, or a brain surgeon, you want the best you can get, one who will do the job well. And it’s no different when you need a real estate agent, whether you are buying or selling a home. Not only do you need an agent who knows real estate … Continued

8 Tips To DIY Your Move In Los Angeles

Okay, so you’re planning to move . . . and want to save some money. You won’t do it by hiring a moving company – you’ll save only time and energy. The average cost for a long distance move using a moving company is about $4,300, based on an average weight of 7,400 pounds and … Continued

How To Find A Real Estate Mentor In Los Angeles

As an investor, it is always wise to have a real estate mentor you can grow and learn from. We will help you find the right one in our latest post! Whether you are just thinking about real estate investment or if you have a few properties under your belt, it can never hurt to … Continued