Buying a Home

Should Your Builder Offer You a Home Warranty?

Should Your Builder Offer You a Home Warranty?

If you’re like most people buying a new home – one that’s being built just for you – you’re excited. But there’s one thing you have to do before you dive in with both feet, and that’s to make sure that your ...

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5 Questions to Ask Before You Buy a Condo

5 Questions to Ask Before You Buy a Condo

If you’re thinking about buying a condo for sale in Lakewood or Long Beach, you have to think about the condo owner’s association you’ll be part of. The association will collect dues from you to take care of routine maintenance, ...

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Condo vs. Apartment: The Basics

Condo vs. Apartment: The Basics

If you’re browsing real estate listings in Lakewood and Long Beach, there’s a good chance that you’ve come across a number of condominiums. But in a technical sense, what are condos – and other than ownership, how are they ...

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Should You Buy a Condo?

Should You Buy a Condo?

When you’re looking at Lakewood and Long Beach real estate listings, there’s a good chance that you’ll encounter a few condos – but is buying a condo right for you? Here’s what you need to know. Should You Buy a ...

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Three MORE Tips for Saving for a Down Payment

Three MORE Tips for Saving for a Down Payment

Just because your money is a little tight right now doesn’t mean you can’t start saving up for a future down payment on a house. Consider some of these money-saving tips. Reduce Big Expenses Cost-cutting can be a difficult process, but ...

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On a Tight Budget? 3 Ways to Save for a Down Payment

On a Tight Budget? 3 Ways to Save for a Down Payment

Just because money is a little tight doesn’t mean you can’t save up for a down payment on a house. Consider some of these money-saving tips. Scale Back on Your TV Service This might sound like a tough ask, but cutting back on some of ...

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3 Tips for Planning Your Move to Lakewood

3 Tips for Planning Your Move to Lakewood

You just purchased your dream home in Lakewood and now it’s time to plan your move. You’re looking forward to what the future holds, but you’re not looking forward to a taxing moving experience. Consider these tips to help make ...

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Saving for a Down Payment: 3 Tips You Can Use Today

Saving for a Down Payment: 3 Tips You Can Use Today

Saving money for a down payment isn't easy - in fact, for many people, the task just seems too big. Saving for a Down Payment: 3 Tips You Can Use Today One of the biggest keys to saving for a down payment is to start early and save often. However, ...

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Can You Reduce Your Closing Costs?

Can You Reduce Your Closing Costs?

Closing costs are a necessary part of every real estate transaction - as a buyer, you'll be responsible for paying them (unless you can agree with the seller that he or she will pay part or all of them for you).  But are there ways to reduce ...

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3 Things You Should NEVER Do When You're Buying a Home

3 Things You Should NEVER Do When You're Buying a Home

Buying a home is the biggest financial decision you'll ever make - and that's why your Lakewood buyer's agent will be there to guide you. Your agent will walk you through every step of the process, ensuring you understand your options. She'll also ...

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House Hunting Using Virtual Technology

House Hunting Using Virtual Technology

To avoid the spread of the COVID-19 virus & to follow mandated guidelines, WE HAVE ADDED alternative ways of Selling and Buying Real Estate. We are offering Virtual Home Tours, Virtual Open Houses & On-line video chats for Buyer & ...

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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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