Category Archives: General

  • Malibu Ranked #1 Most Expensive Place to Own a Home

    BY Shen Schulz

    1. Malibu, California Nothing quite says luxury like Malibu. Known for being the residence of many of the most successful people in the film industry, Malibu is located right on the beach of the Pacific Ocean. With the average... 

  • Air Duct Cleaning Promotes a Healthy Home

    BY Shen Schulz

    Air Duct Cleaning When you’re living in Southern California, you tend to hear about poor air quality outside your home on a regular basis. We’re often advised to stay indoors to avoid hazards associated with being exposed... 

  • Top Ten Most Expensive Real Estate Markets

    BY Shen Schulz

    This Is What The Ten Most Expensive Real Estate Markets Look Like The housing market is still heating up — 88% of United States real estate markets measured by the National Association of Realtorshave seen the... 

  • 20 Most Expensive Homes Sold in America this Year

    BY Shen Schulz

    The high end of the luxury real estate market had a great 2012, with real estate records being broken from coast to coast. We combed back through our archives to find the biggest residential real estate transactions reported... 

  • Paul Allen’s Home Sold in Malibu

    BY Shen Schulz

    Paul Allen sold his Malibu Beach house this month.  It’s been a good week for CBS president and CEO Les Moonves. After signing Stephen Colbert to succeed David Letterman on “Late Night“ — trumping the CNN upfront... 

  • Real Estate Terminology: Loan Types, the Fifth in a Series

    BY Shen Schulz

    When it comes to real estate loans, you’ll find that there are many options. Figuring out which loan or loans are best for your new property purchase can be confusing, but we can help. Here are some types of loans you... 

  • First Things First … Choosing Your New Neighborhood

    BY Shen Schulz

    With all of the tools available online and off for finding your new home, you can spend lots of time thinking about the type of house you want, planning how many bedrooms, what type of flooring, what appliances come with... 

  • FHA Changes Make it Easier To Buy Your Home

    BY Shen Schulz

    If you have recently lost your home in a foreclosure, short sale, or bankruptcy, and are looking for a second chance at purchasing a new home, you’ll be excited about this news. Last month the Federal Housing Administration... 

  • Welcoming Pets Into Your Home

    BY Shen Schulz

    If you are an animal lover, a feathered or furry friend can make your home feel more welcoming. However you may find that your neighbors do not share that opinion. If you have an animal friend in your home, you can follow... 

  • Considering a New Roof For Your Home This Winter

    BY Shen Schulz

    Choosing a new roof for your home can seem like a daunting task, but the process can proceed quicker than you might expect. Speed can be just the thing if you are trying to get your roof completed before winter arrives and...