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Senior Planning a Move

Senior Planning a Move Dear Phyllis, My mother has begun to discuss selling her home and moving into a senior’s apartment complex. While I think this is a good idea, I think it is too soon for her to give up her home. But I do concu...

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Glendale Home Stats for September 2018

Glendale Home Stats for September 2018: Last month 37 Glendale homes closed escrow. Selling prices ranged from $470,000 for a two bedroom one bath on Acacia Dr. to $2,688,000 for a five bedroom, five bath 4,752 sq ft estate on Balmoral Dr. ...

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When is the right time to sell your home?

It’s often difficult to determine when it is the right time to sell your home. According to the National Association of Realtors, the average home seller remains in their home for ten years. In 1985, it was just five years. My husband ...

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Highest Priced Glendale Home Sold in September 2018

The highest priced Glendale home sold in September 2018 was 1338 Balmoral Dr. This luxury home listed for $2,768,000 and sold in seventy-seven days for $2,688,000. This luxury home previously listed twice. Once in January of 2016 for $2,900,00...

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Planning ahead

Planning ahead Dear Phyllis, We have lived in our home for thirty years. Over the last several years, we have spent almost $15,000 on the outside. We have a new driveway, fresh paint and new drought tolerant landscaping. Five years ag...

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La Crescenta

La Crescenta Housing Market Update, September 2018

La Crescenta Housing Market Update September 2018: Last month twenty-four La Crescenta homes closed escrow. A three bedroom, one bathroom, 1,128 sq ft home on Encinal Ave. sold for $600,000 and a five bedroom, seven bathroom, 6,925 sq ft home ...

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A new home decorating trend

Kris and I go on broker caravan at least once a week. Sometimes, our purpose is to look at our current listing's competition, other times we are previewing new listings for our buyers. And sometimes we go just to look - like the lookiloos. We n...

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