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Long Beach, California, has been nicknamed “The City of Good Living,” and with good reason. This coastal city in Southern California is replete with walkable neighborhoods, incredible nightlife, fantastic restaurants, a relaxed beach life, and amazing weather year-round. Check out our blog for a list of the best neighborhoods to live in Long Beach
There’s no debate that Southern California has it all. From the beach to the mountains to the desert, we’ve got it! These up and coming cities in California are a great place to start searching for homes if you’re interested in settling down somewhere with plenty of potential in the golden state.
Zillow Offers iBuyer program failure illustrates technology’s limitations within the real estate market. It takes a real estate expert to understand the nuances of the market – not an algorithm – and benefit buyers and sellers by properly pricing and selling a home.
Our agents deliver unmatched value to their high-end clientele thanks to our luxury affiliates, providing sellers with access to elite marketing opportunities and the wealthiest, high-net worth buyers in the world. All month long we will be celebrating our robust network of luxury partners Christie's, Luxury Portfolio, and LuxuryRealEstate.com who help us remain #1 in SoCal and sell more $1 million+ homes than any other real estate company in Orange County.
Southern California is one of the most desirable places to live in the United States. 🌴☀️ But which SoCal neighborhoods make up the cream of the crop? Check out our blog article for a list of the 10 best neighborhoods to live in Southern California in 2021.
Closing over 100 million in sales volume with 91 units sold in 2020, Philip DeMatteo continues making records ranking as the #1 individual agent in Orange County and Rossmoor. An experienced agent of over 20 years, with a primary focus in the communities of Rossmoor, Seal Beach and the Los Alamitos school district, Philip has expertise in nearly all facets of the industry.
If you’re ready to buy a new home and struggling to find something you like, chances are you’re wondering, “When will the housing shortage be over?” – and you’re not alone. The housing market has turned into a feeding frenzy of home buyers fighting over an extremely limited number of homes for sale and a lot of house hunters are wondering how much longer this situation will last. The answer is another 6 years at least.
In order to get your home offer accepted in today’s tight seller’s market, you’ve got to be quick, smart, and totally in sync with your real estate agent. Bidding wars are common in the Southern California housing market and we've seen upwards of 20 offers on one property! With so much competition for limited inventory amid a national housing crisis, you need a seriously smart strategy.
According to data from CoreLogic, national home prices increased 11.3% in March 2021, and the average home sold for 1.2% more than its asking price according to Redfin. It's going to be a busy spring and summer on the real estate market, but that just means lots of opportunities for both buyers and sellers.
Representing the buyer of 2 Vista Montemar, Kevin Houlas of the First Team Real Estate Laguna Beach Office helped his client secure their dream home for $4,000,000. As a coastal Orange County real estate expert, Houlas had been searching for the right home for his client since the beginning of the year, and after a week of master negotiations, was able to secure the ocean view estate.