Tips and Tricks

3 Easy Ways to Update Your Home on a Budget

3 Easy Ways to Update Your Home on a Budget

It’s a new year, and if you’re looking to shake things up for a fresh look in and around your home there’s no better time to do it than now. You don’t have to spend a lot of cash. Consider these three simple ways to update ...

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5 Tips for Taking Spectacular Photos of Your Home

5 Tips for Taking Spectacular Photos of Your Home

One of the most powerful tools in selling a home is to have gorgeous photos of the living space. Your REALTOR® will most likely hire a professional photographer to get listing photos of your home, but if you're looking to take pictures ...

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How to Vote in Lakewood

How to Vote in Lakewood

Lakewood residents who are registered to vote can vote early. Everyone who’s registered should have received a Vote by Mail ballot, which Los Angeles County mailed out beginning in October. You can complete your ballot and return it to ...

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DEED FRAUD - What is it and How You Can Prevent it!

DEED FRAUD - What is it and How You Can Prevent it!

Deed Fraud: Losing Your Home with the Stroke of a Pen One little known aspect of identity theft is deed fraud. Deed fraud occurs when someone steals your identity, forges your name on a deed, and takes title to your home. While it may seem that it ...

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Homeowner's Insurance FAQ

Homeowner's Insurance FAQ

If you're like most people, you'll need to take out a mortgage loan to buy a home. Generally, lenders require homeowners to take out special insurance policies that cover damage to the home. That's because insurance is a way to protect the lender ...

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Showing Your Home Virtually: How to Make it Special

Showing Your Home Virtually: How to Make it Special

Virtual showings are growing increasingly popular - and right now, there's a good chance that you're going to encounter some prospective buyers who prefer to take a virtual tour before seriously considering an in-person visit. So what can you do to ...

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5 Surprising Uses for Baking Soda in the Kitchen

5 Surprising Uses for Baking Soda in the Kitchen

If you're not using baking soda in your kitchen, you should be. Check out these five clever uses for this everyday product that most people never even consider. 5 Surprising Uses for Baking Soda in the Kitchen Baking soda isn't just for sticking in ...

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3 Ways to Get Rid of Mosquitoes Around Your Home

3 Ways to Get Rid of Mosquitoes Around Your Home

It’s that time of year when balmy weather makes it difficult to ignore the call of the outdoors. But whether you sit out on your porch, patio, or deck, menacing mosquitoes lay in wait. Consider these practical ways to banish these ...

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