Long Beach Real Estate Market Update – May 2014

Spring is upon us and summer is just around the corner which means it’s a great time to think about buying or selling a home.  Traditionally, spring and summer are the hottest seasons for real estate because sales peak in April and May and stay strong in June and July.  Many families prefer to move … [Read more...]

Rose Park Offers Some Quaint Homes For Sale

I bought my first home in the Rose Park neighborhood of Long Beach years ago and have been hooked on the area ever since then. I love helping home buyers and sellers in the Rose Park area and have now sold many of the homes in the area multiple times. Many home buyers my team and I have worked … [Read more...]

Long Beach Lawn-to-Garden Turf Replacement Program

Long Beach Lawn-to-Garden Turf Replacement Program Now that Earth Day has come and gone, it's time to put those environmental values into practice! If you own a home in Long Beach, CA and are looking to go green, save some green, or BOTH, check out the City of Long Beach's Lawn-to-Garden … [Read more...]

Long Beach Real Estate Update – February 2014

Long Beach home prices continued to rise slightly in January 2014, but the number of closed sales decreased, according to recent figures from Pacific West Association of Realtors (PWR). The median sales price in Long Beach was $455,000 in January 2014, compared to $365,000 in January 2013 and … [Read more...]

California Median Home Prices

California median home prices are on the rise. Here's the latest on prices by county. Despite the recent increase in prices, there are still a number of affordable areas in California.   … [Read more...]

How To Choose A Long Beach Realtor

If you are thinking of buying or selling a home in Long Beach or a surrounding community, how should you go about choosing a Realtor? Sometimes, people get referrals from friends, family, or co-workers. But often, home buyers or sellers end up working with someone based on a random connection -- … [Read more...]

Long Beach Foreclosures Can Be a Good Deal

If you've been considering buying a home in Long Beach, California, this could be a good time. Right now, there are a number of distressed properties on the market with reasonably low prices. Both short sales and foreclosures can represent good deals for Long Beach home buyers and the fact that … [Read more...]

Pricing Advice for Long Beach Home Sellers

Even though prices have dropped over the past five to six years, we sometimes encounter homeowners who are in denial about their home value. Obviously if you are selling your home, you want to get as much as possible, but pricing it at the highest price doesn't necessarily accomplish that … [Read more...]

809 Mira Mar Ave

SOLD! Beautiful, light and airy 1920s Spanish style bungalow has all the architectural charm of days gone by. You'll love the formal entryway, arched doorways, barrel ceiling, faux fireplace, hardwood floors, built-in buffet, and numerous original, multi-paned windows. The home features three … [Read more...]

2429 E 4th St

  JUST SOLD! This charming 3 bedroom Craftsman bungalow in the Rose Park South Historic District features a large living and dining room with hardwood floors, a master bedroom wih separate sitting area and a full master bath with clawfoot tub and separate shower.  There are 2 additional … [Read more...]