Malibu Real Estate Blog

  • House Hunting During Spring Break

    BY Shen Schulz

    Do your plans for Spring Break include looking for a new home? Well, you’re in luck! Spring is an excellent time to buy a home. This is the season that the real estate market starts to heat up, and you’ll find more homes for sale then you did j...

  • Selling a Small Home

    BY Shen Schulz

    You may look at your small home and think – am I going to find a buyer? But don’t count your small house out just yet! There are many great ways to position your small house in the marketplace. All it takes is looking at your home’s features ...

  • Daylight Saving Home Maintenance Checklist

    BY Shen Schulz

    It’s time to spring forward on March 11. Are you ready? Daylight Saving Time is a great opportunity to catch up on maintenance around your home. Since it happens regularly each year, you can schedule certain tasks to coincide so that you never fo...

  • Finding Common Ground When Buying

    BY Shen Schulz

    Buying a home is a big decision, and can often cause lots of stress. This is doubly so if you and your partner have differences of opinion when it comes to choosing a home. While it can be frustrating to figure out a solution, it’s not impossible. ...

  • Can Music Sell Your Home?

    BY Shen Schulz

    While it’s true that music can help soothe your soul, the question is – can it help sell your home? Are there ways in which you can use the emotional power of music to nudge potential buyers into making an offer? The answer is yes – and here’...

  • Pros and Cons of an Open Floor Plan

    BY Shen Schulz

    Open floor plans have been popular in home design for many years now. In fact, more than 50 percent of newly constructed single-family homes are designed with these types of layouts. Although it may seem like everyone is getting on the open floor p...

  • What Story Does Your Home Tell?

    BY Shen Schulz

    Your home is like your own personal museum. It tells the story of your life, houses a collection of your personal history, and reflects your tastes, attitudes and opinions. Houses with the best design reveal the unique character of their inhabitant...

  • Best Garden Apps

    BY Shen Schulz

    If winter has got you down, just know that longer days and warmer temperatures are right around the corner. And that means it’ll soon be time to tend to your garden. If you’re looking for inspiration or resources to get your garden ship-shape thi...

  • Must-Ask Questions Before Buying a Home

    BY Shen Schulz

    Buying a home is one of the biggest financial transactions you will make in a lifetime. As such, it’s one you shouldn’t enter into without being fully informed. By being armed with knowledge, you’ll make better decisions and feel more confide...

  • Best Uses For a Smart Home Assistant

    BY Shen Schulz

    If you haven’t jumped on the smart home assistant bandwagon yet, what are you waiting for? We understand that there may be a learning curve when using these new devices for the first time, like Amazon’s Alexa or Google Home. But they are becomi...