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Posted on 09/18/2021
Los Angeles, CA Real Estate Market Update 9/18/2021
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Posted on 09/17/2021
Another Property Sold - 5033 Lillian Street, Torrance, CA
Welcome home! Imagine your kids being able to walk to school or the park and living in one of the Best School Districts in Torrance. This 3 Bedroom 2 1/2 Bathroom Home in the highly sought-after neighborhood of Southwood won’t last long. The home has been lovingly taken care of over the years by the family. In the last 1-4 years they have completely painted the home both inside & out, installed laminate floors, redid the wall furnace, new toilets, and new lighting. The home was expanded into the backyard many years ago adding a half bath to the Master Bedroom and increasing the overall sq. footage to...
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Posted on 09/12/2021
Heating Ideas for Luxury Bathrooms
Photo by banksy07 via Pixabay Adding some extra warmth to your bathrooms boosts your home value while also ensuring that you’ll have a well-heated and comfortable environment for bathing and showering during winter. With these heating options, you can warm up your bathrooms as needed without having to turn up your thermostat, causing your furnace to run more...
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Posted on 09/05/2021
Cosmetic vs Structural Renovations: What Upstart House Flippers Need to Know
Image by timotavi from Pixabay The basic premise of house flipping seems like a simple enough business model. Buy an inexpensive house that requires renovations, make them, and sell it for more than you invested. However, it's important to remember that house upgrades and structural repairs are worlds apart. A savvy house flipper would be wise to understand...
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Posted on 09/02/2021
Another Property Sold - 3217 & 3219 W 190 Street, Torrance, CA
Gorgeous Brand New Construction Duplex! Each unit has 3 bedrooms + 3.5 bathrooms + 1,787 sq ft. The kitchen boasts white shaker cabinets, quartz counters and beautiful herringbone Carrera Marble backsplash plus stainless steel LG appliances. A fantastic bar area in the living room with a wine fridge. The living room has a gas fireplace and leads out to your private patio complete with pavers. Upstairs are three bedrooms, each with a private, attached bathroom as well as the laundry with space for full size washer and dryer. The master suite has a walk-in closet as well as a second large closet with glass mirror doors as well as a very large...
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Posted on 08/29/2021
What Is Earnest Money?
Photo by Mercigod via Shutterstock Earnest money is the amount of money put down for a large purchase. While this is not limited to real estate, it is used frequently in the real estate industry. It’s a sign of good faith from the buyer to the seller and normally constitutes about 1%-5% of the home’s price. How much...
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Posted on 08/22/2021
The Most Important Improvements to Make Before Selling Your Home
Photo by Tima Miroshnichenko from Pexels Initially, it may seem like backwards logic to complete a few home improvement projects before selling your home. Most people want to renovate their home in order to enjoy it for themselves. However, there are several low-cost projects that you may want to consider before your listing your home, as these improvements...
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Posted on 08/18/2021
Los Angeles, CA Real Estate Market Update 8/18/2021
Click here to view Los Angeles, CA blog post which has information on the constantly changing market...
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Posted on 08/17/2021
15520 Ogram Avenue, Gardena, CA is now new to the market!
Don't miss this opportunity to buy a home in beautiful El Camino Village. A neighborhood very much in demand with a free/voluntary community association that brings fun events, activities and information to the homeowners. This 3 bedroom, 2 bath house offers over 1,330 sq.ft. of living space on a 6000 sq ft lot. There are original hardwood floors. The living room features a brick fireplace, sliding doors to the rear patio where the backyard offers plenty of space for entertaining, gardening or possibly an ADU. The living room opens to galley style kitchen. The primary bedroom features a bay window that showers the room with natural sunlight....
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Posted on 08/15/2021
Step-Up Basis and Real Estate
Image by Steve Buissinne from Pixabay Suppose you’ve inherited your parents’ longtime home. Suppose they paid $100,000 for it, and it’s now worth $300,000. Had they sold it while it was in their possession, they would have avoided paying capital gains tax due to the Taxpayer Relief Act of 1997. Now that it’s yours, has that tax avoidance...
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Posted on 08/15/2021
15520 Ogram Avenue, Gardena, CA is now new to the market!
Don't miss this opportunity to buy a home in beautiful El Camino Village. A neighborhood very much in demand with a free/voluntary community association that brings fun events, activities and information to the homeowners. This 3 bedroom, 2 bath house offers over 1,330 sq.ft. of living space on a 6000 sq ft lot. There are original hardwood floors. The living room features a brick fireplace, sliding doors to the rear patio where the backyard offers plenty of space for entertaining, gardening or possibly an ADU. The living room opens to galley style kitchen. The primary bedroom features a bay window that showers the room with natural sunlight....
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Posted on 08/08/2021
How Easements and Right-of-Ways Can Affect Your Properties Value
Photo by Andrew Martin via Pixabay It’s not uncommon for homebuyers to discover that the land they purchased may not be entirely their own. Another party may have gained a legal right to use or traverse your property. Easements and right-of-ways can be established by a number of mechanisms and go unnoticed, particularly in undeveloped parcels or when...
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