Foreclosures Down

Both houses being foreclosed on and the number of properties entering the foreclosure process is down. It is clear that we have turned the corner. Don’t wait until it’s too late and prices start to rise big time. Yes we will have another bubble. It always...

Home Prices Up in California

Because higher priced houses are selling, the median price rose 1.5% from May- the 4th consecutive month. Foreclosure filings are down which could lead to even less inventory in an already tight real estate market. In so cal the price is up 1.7% finally hitting 300k...

Dealing with lead during renovation

If you’re renovating a home built before 1978, take precautions to deal with lead that was formerly used in paint. by Scott J. Wilson, Los Angeles TimesJuly 15, 2012 If you’re planning to renovate a home built before 1978, there are regulations concerning...