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How The Real Estate Wheels Keep Spinning?

How The Real Estate Wheels Keep Spinning?

I had several clients and friends ask me how my blog was updated daily while I was in the hospital with pneumonia.  Actually the answer is simple: we have systems in place.  I try to have a minimum of at least a week’s posts written ahead...

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Harb & Co. Real Estate Wrap Up

Harb & Co. Real Estate Wrap Up

It’s been busy at Harb & Co.!  Two weeks ago I had the final walk through scheduled on Fairmount in La Canada; I woke in the morning, with severe shortness of breath and had George take me to urgent care.  After a breathing treatment ...

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How The Typical Realtor Is Paid

How The Typical Realtor Is Paid

A Realtor is paid by the seller. Unless the buyer has a special arrangement with their real estate agent the buyer does not pay any Realtor fees.   There are several real estate outfits that rebate a portion of their commission to the buyer....

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The Life of a New Real Estate Listing

So what happens when a real estate agent gets a new listing?  There is a lot to do! File Set Up: Disclosures are completed and signed by the seller Termite report ordered and reviewed Preliminary title report ordered and reviewed...

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It’s a family affair at Harb & Co.

Our team consists of three licensed real estate agents, me, my brother-in-law Joe Harb and my buyer's agent.  Joey will soon be getting her real estate license as well. In the meantime she oversees the marketing (advertising, property brochu...

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Harb & Co. Real Estate Wrap Up

Harb & Co. Real Estate Wrap Up

Harb and Co is a team of real estate professionals.   The best part of being a team is that we have back up.  We had four closings the beginning of the month, and then we hit a lull.  But last week, was crazy busy with our personal lives....

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Another Closing

Another Closing

My La Crescenta new construction home closed escrow last week. We sold quickly and for full price.  I was hoping that the seller would have considered some furniture rental as I think that may have pushed up the selling price.  We minimally...

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6240 Hamilton Lane, La Crescenta Closed

6240 Hamilton Lane, La Crescenta Closed

  My La Crescenta listing on Hamilton   closed this week. I, as do most real estate agents try to cut down on printing; there is so much paper waste in a real estate office.  I received somewhere around 20 offers.  Most were over askin...

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Every Real Estate Team Needs a Calmer

Earlier this year I had a nightmare escrow with a nutball Realtor.  There are nutballs in every profession and real estate is no exception.  It can take a bit to irk me, but once you do, it is not pretty (ask my husband).  Our client conci...

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