Beachfront Malibu house selling for 40M!

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I like the beach, the ocean, sand between toes, the surf and the relaxed vibe most beaches offer. There is just something about soaking up the sun while on a beach or taking in ocean views with swells that roll in every few seconds. Whether I will ever live on a beach or not remains to be seen (highly doubtful), …

Get ready for a busy real estate winter!

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As many of us know, the winter season is usually slower than most other seasons throughout the year, primarily due to the holidays (Thanksgiving, Christmas and New Year’s) and colder weather, however this winter could be a major exception for a variety of reasons such as historic low interest rates, pent-up demand due to the Covid-19 virus, the need to …

Are you a mid-century modern fan?

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Some people love them, while others don’t “get” them. Yep, I am talking about the mid century modern house designs. Popular from roughly 1945 to about 1969, mid century modern designed homes are still highly sought after by a specific buyer pool. Check on this one, built in 1967 in New Orleans that just hit the market for a pretty …

Should you list your home during COVID-19?

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I am receiving a lot of calls from prospective sellers asking whether or not the should list their home for sale or if perhaps it would be wise to wait and see the overall affects of the virus has on home values. This a great question and one that I cannot say for certain has the perfect or correct answer. …

The Pros & Cons of a Cash Offer

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I realize what you may be thinking…”Can there really be any cons associated with a cash offer?”  Of course, as a seller, cash offers sound great and often times they are.  The thought of not having to worry about your buyer qualifying for financing and in many cases, not worrying whether or not your house will appraise for the sales …