Recently a friend asked me to explain why a buyer should never pay more than appraised value on leveraged property. Since she [...]
This is the California real estate update for October 20th and the first in a series of posts that looks at some [...]
Yesterday I completed the requirements to earn a certificate in property management by the California Association of Realtors®. I decided to add this designation to gain a better understanding of the challenges facing today's investors and property owners.
Laguna Woods Dynamic Red Head Moving to an age restricted community is not what I thought it would be, it's better. Part of [...]
It is with great pleasure that I announce that on September 1 Group 1 Real Estate will be moving to the Spectrum Skyline at 200 Spectrum Center Drive.
When individuals and families decide to set a strategy for aging in place, they should address these important considerations. Everything on the list is straightforward and nothing is surprising.
A traditional IRA, Roth IRA, or SEP can own real estate in a self-directed account.
Professional couple living in the Settle area is seeking a chic urban condo in Seattle or the Eastside. This couple is more interested in style that size so let me know if you have a micro or small unit that shows well.
I am working with a buyer who is seeking to replace her rural ranch property for 10 acres close to an urban area. She is seeking 2-3 bedrooms and would like multiple outbuildings. The buyer is seeking ample water during California's driest periods.
This retired professional woman is seeking something quiet and rural. She is downsizing so needs less land (1/2 acre). She is hoping to stay in Northern California. Project Description: Small country property in small town
The holidays are coming up so be sure to note that I will be away from the office from December 23 - January 4th. If this is an emergency be sure to call the office day or night.
If you are considering retiring in the next decade, you might consider real estate investments. Learn how to evaluate income investment opportunities.
A conventional loan is a mortgage that is not guaranteed or insured by the US government. Conventional mortgages include construction loans, portfolio loans, and subprime loans. Conventional loans are the most common type of mortgage.
Graphic design is an essential part of every piece of marketing collateral and is undertaken to convey a specific message (or messages) to a target audience. I provide a variety of graphic designs for logos, packaging, branding, print and web. I use a combination of typography, visual arts and page layout techniques to produce a balanced, focused and symmetrical final result.
This month I implemented new and improved CMS maintenance update packages that better provide for the needs of my private practice clients. I tried to create standard packages that could be priced consistently from site to site.
Laguna Woods is a unique and interesting city in Orange County, California. It is listed as one of the safest in California by Movoto, Safewise, and more. The population is between 16,000-17,000 with a median age of 78. The majority of the City consists of Laguna Woods Village, an age restricted community.
I was recently talking to local practitioner about ways to add value to the firm. During the course of the conversation I [...]
Writing effective copy is a very challenging job that has been made more difficult with the need to make the information search [...]
WordCamp San Francisco took place August 7 and I was able to attend the streaming edition of the Camp. I had purchased a ticket and was unable to attend in person so this was the next best thing. Naturally the most exciting presentation was the "State of the Word" by Matt Mullenweg.
This talented and successful artist turned to Avalon MIS when she was making important strategic and marketing changes.
http://www.flickr.com/apps/slideshow/show.swf?v=109615 What can I say ... it was a little overwhelming, in a very good way.