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Obstacles to Seller finding a home of choice

Obstacles to Seller finding a home of choice Dear Phyllis, The seller countered my offer that purchasing their home is contingent upon them finding and buying another. I love their home and am serious about buying. But I am fearful th...

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La Crescenta Housing Market Update November 2018

La Crescenta Housing Market Update November 2018: Last month twenty-one La Crescenta homes closed escrow. A three bedroom, two bathroom, 1,200 sq ft home on Boston Ave. sold for $710,000 and a five bedroom, four bathroom, 3,318 sq ft home on F...

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Why Most New Year’s Resolutions Fail

Most of our New Year’s resolutions have to do with habits. Habits are difficult to change and resolutions don’t magically make them easier.  If you don't change your habit, you are not likely to keep your resolution. The key to successf...

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Chula

Most Expensive La Canada Home Sale, November 2018

Last month the most expensive home sold in La Canada in November 2018, was 4245 Chula Senda Lane. This home originally listed for $7,500,000 and sold for $7,327,000. Selling in eighty-seven days, very close to asking price. The sellers paid...

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Why didn’t I receive a counter offer?

Why didn’t I receive a counter offer? Dear Phyllis, My fiancé and I made an offer on a house but due to the condition of the economy, our offer was low. Although we would have increased our offered price, we were never given the op...

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La Canada Home Stats for November 2018

Lets take a look at La Canada home stats for November 2018: Last month there were twelve La Canada home sales, down from last month's twenty-one closings. The median home price dropped from last month which reflects an incredible opportuni...

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589 N. Garfield Ave Pasadena

Just Listed: 589 N. Garfield Ave. #5, Pasadena

We are so excited about our newest listing at 589 N. Garfield Ave., #5, Pasadena! Listed at just $549,000 this three bedroom, two bath townhome has been tastefully updated. The gated complex offers a sparkling pool and lush landscape throughout...

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