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South Bay Residential New Active Listings

South Bay Residential New Active Listings

2/29/20 – New listings in the South Bay this past week.  Is there a property here that might interest you?  As your new home or as as an investment?  Or maybe… Read more ⇢
National Home Price Index Results For December 2019

National Home Price Index Results For December 2019

2/28/20 – According to the December results of the S&P/Case-Shiller National Home Price Index published today, home prices across the country rose by 3.8%, led by Phoenix at 6.5%… Read more ⇢
Latest Weekly Interest Rates

Latest Weekly Interest Rates

2/27/20 – No explanation needed for the drop in rates. Let me help you find that property, get your offer accepted, and lock that rate in. How does 3-3.25%… Read more ⇢
Los Angeles County Property Results For January

Los Angeles County Property Results For January

2/17/20 – The January median price for an existing, detached single-family home in LA County was over $617,000 which represented a drop of 4% from December.    … Read more ⇢
California Property Results For January

California Property Results For January

2/17/20 – The January median price for an existing, detached single-family home in California was roughly $575,000 which was down from $615,000 in December.  … Read more ⇢
FHFA Index Results For December 2019

FHFA Index Results For December 2019

2/17/19 – Here are the December numbers from the Federal Housing Finance Agency, the overseer of Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac, on purchase money loans guaranteed by Fannie and… Read more ⇢
South Bay Residential Income Properties For Sale

South Bay Residential Income Properties For Sale

1/17/20 – Here’s what’s for sale on the local MLS in the beach cities.  Email me if you’re looking elsewhere, such as Hawthorne or Torrance, and I’ll get… Read more ⇢
North Redondo Beach Index Comparison For 4th Quarter 2019

North Redondo Beach Index Comparison For 4th Quarter 2019

1/7/20 – Here are the 4th quarter results for my North Redondo Beach home price indices, which represent the three main residential property types there.  For greater details, contact me… Read more ⇢
South Bay Residential Property Results For December 2019

South Bay Residential Property Results For December 2019

1/7/20 – Here are property results for December for select South Bay cities.  Call me if you’re interested to know the prices for homes in a particular area in any these cities. Read more ⇢
North Redondo Beach Index Results For 3rd Quarter 2019

North Redondo Beach Index Results For 3rd Quarter 2019

10/10/19 – Both the “Tall & Skinny” and “Two-On-A-Lot” indices showed declines from the last quarter while the “3-On-A-Lot” index was up a very healthy 7.1%.  Set against the same quarter… Read more ⇢
Infograph Of State Housing Bill 50

Infograph Of State Housing Bill 50

6/8/19 – State Bill 50 will forever alter the landscape of California cities and how people go about their daily lives.  Here’s an infograph of how the bill, in its current… Read more ⇢
California Property Taxes

California Property Taxes

4/1/19 – Property taxes in California are limited by Proposition 13, a law approved by California voters in 1978. The law has two important features. First, it limits… Read more ⇢
Short-term Rentals In Manhattan Beach Still Ok

Short-term Rentals In Manhattan Beach Still Ok

The Manhattan Beach City Council opened the door to allowing short-term rentals within the city by agreeing to consider a length of stay restriction and host fee. Short-term rentals… Read more ⇢
Skipping A Mortgage Payment

Skipping A Mortgage Payment

“What happens if I skip a mortgage payment?” is one of those questions we hope you never have to ask, but life is unpredictable: Sometimes no matter how carefully… Read more ⇢
Closing Escrow With A Smile

Closing Escrow With A Smile

When you’re ready to close on the sale of your home and move to your new home, you may be so close to the finish line that you coast,… Read more ⇢

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