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What happens when a cash buyer can’t pay cash?

What happens when a cash buyer can’t pay cash? Dear Phyllis, After four months on the market, we finally sold our home to an all cash buyer. Closing was to occur in thee weeks. Because there was no loan to worry about, we have been mo...

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La Crescenta

La Crescenta Housing Market Update, October 2018

La Crescenta Housing Market Update October 2018: Last month twenty-seven La Crescenta homes closed escrow. A two bedroom, two bathroom, 1,264 sq ft home on Boston Ave. sold for $557,000 and a three bedroom, two bathroom, 1,880 sq ft home on Mo...

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How to sell your home for the lowest price

Most home sellers want to sell for the highest price. Many don’t want to be involved in too many fix-its, so often it’s a compromise. Here’s a lesson on how to sell your home for the lowest price: My client had a vintage Spanish home w...

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LaCanada

La Canada home statistics October 2018

Time to crunch those numbers: La Canada home statistics October 2018   Last month there were twenty-one La Canada home sales, a large increase from last month's eight closings. Why such a vast difference? Likely due to vacations...

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when is the best time to remodel

When is the best time to remodel?

Have you had a remodeling project on the back burner? The biggest problem I have with contractors is their workload, they often juggle several projects at a time. When is the best time to remodel? As the housing market slows, homeowners ...

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