Southern California Real Estate News

IRS Liens & the Sale of the House

IRS Liens & the Sale of the House

IRS (and FTB) liens can definitely snarl a real estate transaction. However, with some astute maneuvering, they do not have to sabotage the sale of the house. Here’s what you need to know: When there is enough equity to pay…

Communities We Serve

Communities We Serve

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Orders that Conflict with Listing Agreements

Orders that Conflict with Listing Agreements

A situation come up this weekend and thought it was a good learning lesson I could pass along. The case involves the sale of the property. There is an order for the house to be sold with a “first right…

Are You Ready for Your Home Inspection?

Are You Ready for Your Home Inspection?

Whether you are a buyer or a seller, a home inspection is going to be part of the process of any real estate transaction. Once an offer is made on a house, the buyer hires a home inspector to review…

How to Reduce Home Buying Stress

How to Reduce Home Buying Stress

There’s no two ways about it – buying a home is stressful. Whether you’re doing it for the first time, or have several purchases under your belt, it’s a complex process that brings up lots of emotions – both good…

Could You Live in a Tiny House?

Could You Live in a Tiny House?

Do you fantasize about downsizing? Do you dream of having less to take care of so you have more time for yourself to do the things you enjoy? You’re not alone. Minimalism is trending in our culture right now, from…