Long Beach and Lakewood Real Estate Blog

3 Tips to Amaze Buyers at an Open House

3 Tips to Amaze Buyers at an Open House

If you and your real estate agent have discussed holding an open house as a way to market your home, you're in luck - there are three simple things you can do to help buyers fall in love on the spot.  3 Tips to Amaze Buyers at an Open ...

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Should You Buy a House on a Busy Street?

Should You Buy a House on a Busy Street?

If you're like many people, you browse real estate listings and nod your head when you read about a home that's located "on a quiet street." But is living on a busy street all that bad? Here's what you need to know. Should You Buy a House on a Busy ...

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Should You Buy a Fixer-Upper?

Should You Buy a Fixer-Upper?

Do you think you could manage buying a fixer-upper? If you're considering buying a house that needs a little (or a lot of) TLC, here's what you need to know first. Should You Buy a Fixer-Upper? Buying a home that needs serious remodeling is a big ...

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Buying and Selling at the Same Time? Here's What to Know

Buying and Selling at the Same Time? Here's What to Know

If you're buying a home while you're trying to sell the one you currently live in, there are a few tricks of the trade your real estate agent might share with you - and a few things you shouldn't do, too. Buying and Selling at the Same Time? Here's ...

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3 Things You Should Never Do When You Buy a Home

3 Things You Should Never Do When You Buy a Home

If you're buying a home in Lakewood or Long Beach, you need somebody looking out for you - and that means working with a real estate agent. For most people, it's a no-brainer; having someone in your corner is invaluable (and besides, it doesn't cost ...

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Can Sellers Back Out of a Real Estate Transaction?

Can Sellers Back Out of a Real Estate Transaction?

You might be surprised to learn that sometimes, sellers can back out of a real estate transaction. No, they can't just walk away because they feel like it - but here are five instances in which it's okay for a seller to make a fast exit out of your ...

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3 Bathroom Storage Hacks to Create More Space

3 Bathroom Storage Hacks to Create More Space

When you're getting ready to sell your home - or when you've purchased a new home - you're going to be looking at making your bathroom appear larger. The best way to do that: Declutter everything. Check out these three bathroom storage hacks to ...

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2 Quick Hacks to Enhance Your Home

2 Quick Hacks to Enhance Your Home

Your home is your sanctuary, so when you can find even the smallest way to make an improvement it can make all the difference. From fixes for irksome eyesores, to enhancements that cost little or nothing, here are two hacks that you can try today....

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5 Tricks to Make Your Windows Look Bigger

5 Tricks to Make Your Windows Look Bigger

You don’t need to change out your windows. You need only change the way you see them. Amplify the presence of your windows using these tricks. Widen and heighten the look of your windows with a simple rod adjustment. Curtain rods can be a ...

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The Annual Lakewood Run: Saturday, March 7, 2020

The Annual Lakewood Run: Saturday, March 7, 2020

The annual Lakewood Run is right around the corner – it’s scheduled for March 7, rain or shine. While early registration is closed, you can still get in on the action for the 5K or 10K course, or for the 1K Fun Run or a 5K walk. ...

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5 Mistakes Buyers Make Around Home Inspections

5 Mistakes Buyers Make Around Home Inspections

When you’re buying a home in Lakewood or Long Beach, you need a home inspection – and it’s one of the most important aspects of the transaction. Unfortunately, many people make some serious mistakes when it comes to having a home ...

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Real Estate in the Internet Age

Real Estate in the Internet Age

Buying / Selling A Home  As technology continues to advance and evolve, so does the real estate industry. While the fundamentals remain, so much has changed about the way we buy and sell homes.    Real Estate in the Internet ...

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