May 16th, 2018 at 2:00 pm


Buying a home can be a challenging process, yet is one that ultimately pays off when you move into a place you can truly call your own. But knowing which type of home loan you not only need but also can afford is part of the challenge.

Working with a great real estate agent who can point you to a great lender definitely makes things easier, as both will be on your side to make the process as seamless as possible. (more…)

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April 25th, 2018 at 2:00 pm


Buying your first home, especially in Southern California, can seem impossible if you’re not informed and prepared for the road ahead. Hopefully, after reading our homebuying tips and downloading our homebuyer’s checklist, you will have fewer questions about buying a home. (more…)

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April 4th, 2018 at 11:00 am


Like living by the rules? Then a home in a community governed by a homeowners association (HOA) could be the place for you. If you’re not a fan of being told what you can and can’t do with your residence, an HOA is probably not going to suit your style. (more…)

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March 28th, 2018 at 2:00 pm


You’ve undoubtedly heard of Bitcoin, the global cryptocurrency that is bought and sold through virtual trading exchanges. Although more individuals and companies are venturing into selling goods and services with Bitcoin, buying real estate with cryptocurrency is not yet one of them. (more…)

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February 28th, 2018 at 2:30 pm


The number 8 is a symbol of good luck for Chinese buyers, because when spoken in Cantonese it sounds like the word “prosperity,” and often listings that have at least one number 8 in their price prove to be more popular.

The number 18, when spoken out loud in Cantonese, sounds like the phrase “I want to be very wealthy.” Which is why it’s no surprise that now in 2018, the Year of the Dog, real estate professionals are forecasting that this will also be a year of the deal for Chinese property buyers. (more…)

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