Pasadena Real Estate Market Analysis June 2012

Pasadena Real Estate Sales Volume for June 2012

Real Estate Market Analysis for Pasadena CA including June 2012 sales volume, average sales price, and median sales price for single family home and condos.

Benefits of Homeownership - Why You Should Buy A Home in California

What are the benefits to owning a home?

We often talk about the How To’s of homeownership, but today we’re going to talk about the Why’s of homeownership. There are many benefits to being a property owner. Some might be obvious to you, others might not. Take a look at the list below and let us know in the comments section any benefits of being a homeowner that we might have missed.

Funny Real Estate Commercials & Videos

Funny Real Estate Videos

A video compilation of our favorite, most hilarious real estate agent commercial advertisements and videos. Watch these funny real estate marketing videos!

Hal Levitt Celebrity Homes in Los Angeles

Hal Levitt Home in Outpost Estates / Hollywood Hills

Michael C. Hall, best known for his role as “Dexter” on Showtime’s has lived in Hal Levitt’s former personal residence since 2008, when he purchased it for $1.75 million. Hall has listed the home in Outlook Estates, Hollywood Hills for $1.995 million.

Levitt is well known for the celebrity mansions he designed for Steven Spielberg, Jennifer Aniston, Ellen DeGeneres and Portia de Rossi, Walter Mirish, Lew Wasserman, Olivia Newton-John, Dean Martin, Debbie Reynolds, and Lionel Ritchie. He also designed many famous landmark commercial buildings including the Riviera Hotel in Las Vegas and the Academy of Motion Pictures, Arts and Sciences Building in Los Angeles.

Two Extremely Cost Effective Ways to Improve Your Property For Sale or Lease

Inexpensive Ways to Improve Your Property For Sale or Lease

Even the inexpensive property upgrades start to add up. With that being said, I want to provide two extremely cost effective ways to improve the look and feel of your property for sale or lease.

Don't Be Afraid to Act or You Might Miss Out on a Great Home

Advice on Finding and Buying An Affordable home in California

Lately I’ve been hearing the same concern from many home buyers in Los Angeles which is, “I keep missing out on homes I find.” This is especially true for houses and condos in desirable areas that are less than $350,000 which seem to be flying off the shelves. Here is some advice to avoid missing out on a great opportunity for those searching for a home in Los Angeles for less than $350,000.

Free Home Evaluation

We offer a Free Home Evaluation, CMA or BPO, by a licensed California real estate agent to determine the list price of your home.

How Much Cash Should I Put Down As A Down Payment On My Home Loan?

Down Payment versus Interest Rate Versus Lifetime Payout

When it comes to fixed rate home loans, it’s obvious that the lower your interest rate, the better, but just how much of a difference can a quarter point make? How much long term savings can putting down an extra $25,000 mean? $50,000?

Should I Attempt to Sell My Home For Sale By Owner FSBO?

FSBO Versus Working With A Realtor

Sometimes homeowners think it’s a good idea to attempt to sell their home themselves. I disagree with that decision–not just because I’m a Realtor–but for many practical reasons which I’d like to share with you.

Real Estate Jokes, Pictures, Comics, Cartoons, Humor, & One Liners

Real Estate Comics

Here are a collection of real estate jokes, one-liners, and humorous anecdotes I’ve come across mixed in with real estate cartoons, pictures, and comic strips. I read through hundreds of jokes and tried to only post the best ones I could find. Please share your real estate jokes in the comments section below.