Tips & Strategies

Feb. 13, 2020

January 2020 data shows California real estate markets heating up again

According to realtor.com®'s analysis of January 2020's real estate data, California markets are once again heating up, with low mortgage rates compensating for affordability. Contact us for more knowledge and strategies.

California Markets Make a Comeback in January, but Affordability Is Still Key
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Feb. 12, 2020

Three great ways to raise your credit score

A good credit score is important in today’s world. It can help lower your borrowing costs and help you to pay less for insurance. It could even help you land a job! That’s because lenders, insurance companies and a growing number of employers are using credit information to make decisions ...

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Feb. 11, 2020

Tips for managing home buying stress

The home buying process can be intimidating and stressful, especially for first-time buyers. That's why we're here to help you every step of the way! Contact us now.

Three Ways To Manage Your Home Buying Anxiety
"A real estate transaction can be an emotional roller coaster, especially for ...
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Feb. 10, 2020

Today's tip: Home selling etiquette

Attention home sellers: Check out these tips for preparing your home AND yourself for the selling process. Contact us today for more knowledge and strategies.

5 Home Selling Etiquette Rules Every Seller Should Know
"Selling your home can be an emotional process. However, it’s important not to let your emotions ...
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Feb. 6, 2020

7-step homebuying guide

Looking to buy a house? Check out this great step-by-step guide. Contact us today and see how we can help you!

How To Buy A House, In 7 Steps
"The journey to buying a house can lead you down some perilous roads, past pushy real estate agents, self-interested bankers and ...
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Feb. 5, 2020

A homeowner’s guide to filing taxes

Tax season is fast approaching. Are you making use of all the homeowner tax breaks available? Don't miss out on these moneysaving tips! Contact us for more knowledge and strategies.

7 Tax Benefits of Owning a Home: A Complete Guide for Filing in 2020 "What are the tax benefits ...
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Feb. 4, 2020

Today's tip: Home upgrades sellers can't do without

Did you know? Recent data shows these home upgrades are essential renovations for homesellers. Contact us for more knowledge and strategies.

10 Upgrades Owners Think Are Necessary Before Selling
"Many home sellers, keenly aware that buyers are seeking move-in-ready properties, believe that certain remodeling projects are necessary in order to ...
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Feb. 3, 2020

Today's tip: Selling? Ask your agent these important questions

If you're looking to sell your home, you deserve to have professional help AND to know how to be discerning about it. Contact us today!

10 Crucial Questions to Ask a Real Estate Agent When Selling Your Home
"If you're looking to sell your home, you'll want ...
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Jan. 30, 2020

Tips for a successful open house

New year, new you, and new open house! Check out these great tips to make your home stand out this selling season. Contact us for more knowledge and strategies.

Home-Showing Tips That'll Persuade Buyers to Bite
"Having an open house is the exciting part of selling a home, but ...
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Jan. 29, 2020

2020 housing starts expected to rise

Economists predict an optimistic increase in single-family housing starts, citing improvements in cost and availability of materials, lots, and labor. Contact us for more knowledge and strategies.

A solution to the inventory problem? Housing starts are expected to rise this year 
"[T]he economists at Capital Economics are showing ...
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