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5 Reasons to List Your Home in the Winter

Selling a house in the dead of winter might not sound like a smart idea, but there are a lot of benefits to selling this time of year. If you've been holding off listing your property thinking that no one will buy this time of year, you might be surprised to know that...

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Secrets to Finding the Perfect Luxury Home

Calabasas is known for its luxury homes but finding the perfect one for you might seem tricky. Many high-end properties are never even listed online or advertised, usually to protect the seller's identity, so how can you find out about these premium listings? Using a...

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5 Smart Tips for Buying a Luxury Home in Calabasas

Is luxury in the eye of the beholder? Not necessarily. Just because the home has a luxury price tag doesn't necessarily mean it's a true luxury home. A smaller house may be considered luxury if it's in a densely populated area where there are similar properties and...

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Holiday Events in Calabasas CA 2017

Thanksgiving 2017 is now behind us and as we look to the holiday season there are lots of great events for Christmas, Hanukkah, and Kwanzaa happening in and around Calabasas. Here are some of the best things to do, see, and experience in Calabasas in December. Winter...

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5 Costly Mistakes First-Time House Flippers Make

When you find a house to invest, flip, and sell, time is definitely money and you don't want to lose a lot of money by making rookie mistakes. Calabasas and Hidden Hills actually have a lot of potentially great investment properties but it's finding that property and...

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Fallen Out of Love With Your House? Here’s Probably Why

"It's just not the same anymore." "I don't love it as much as I use to." "I just don't get the same satisfaction anymore when I come home." It might sound like some people's marriages but we've heard this about houses as well. Sometimes the shiny just rubs off and you...

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Selling Your House? Better Prepare for the Home Inspection

It's exciting when you get that offer but you know the inspection is coming and that's when the deal could fall apart. Before even listing and marketing your property it's important to be ready for the home inspection. I'm not saying you have to do everything and make...

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5 Things All New Homeowners Should Have

You've got a house; maybe you've relocated and you now in a new house, in a new city, and new community. You want to be prepared and you want to be organized, so, where do you start? Here's my list of 5 essential things all homeowners, especially if this is your first...

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Calabasas Affordability Index

Calabasas California home affordability index hit 60% in September. The affordability index measures median household income relative to the income needed to purchase a median priced house. Currently, property risk is moderate. When looking at what makes homes in a...

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A Spotless House Sells Faster (and For a Higher Price)

A big question on many home sellers minds is “ How clean does my home really need to be during a showing for it to sell?” The answer is: the cleaner you can get your home to prepare it to welcome in potential buyers the better. A spotless home is very crucial to the...

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How Does an Offer Become Null and Void?

You've submitted an offer. You are waiting on pins and needles. But nothing is happening; no answer is coming. What do you do if the offer you've submitted doesn't get an answer? There are four ways an offer has the potential to lapse and become null and void. They...

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