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Top 10 Books to Read this Summer 10

Top 10 Books to Read this Summer

Longer summer days mean more sunlight and my favorite time of year. My favorite summer pastime is lounging on a chaise lounge with a great book. Here is my Top 10 List of Books to Read this Summer: Nelson DeMille has written so many excellent ...

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The Number of Real Estate Agents is Dwindling 1

The Number of Real Estate Agents is Dwindling

During the heyday of the housing bubble California housed over 260,000 active real estate agents. Today it is down to 170,000 as licenses expire.  The drop in the number of agents corresponds to the big drop in sales volume.  California home...

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Experience Isn’t Expensive It’s Priceless 1

Experience Isn’t Expensive It’s Priceless

  Recently, I joined some friends in San Francisco to celebrate one of their birthdays.  I was busy with new real estate listings and just booked one night at the Sir Francis Drake Hotel in order to  join the festivities.  I hadn...

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Is it okay to bury a St. Joseph statue to help sell your home? 1

Harb and Co. Real Estate Wrap Up

Harb and Co. have been busy and we are ready to wrap up the first half of the year.  Here’s what’s happening at the office: Our listing at 1707 Monterey Road in South Pasadena will be closing soon. This is one of those sought after Cra...

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Just Listed: 2127 Via Venado, La Canada

Just Listed: 2127 Via Venado, La Canada

California living with room for everything 2127 Via Venado, La Canada: This traditional ranch home is nestled on a quiet cul-de-sac in the Foothills of La Canada. Epitomizing the Southern California lifestyle, walls of glass and an open f...

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Realtor Downtime 1

Realtor Downtime

Realtors often find themselves in holding patterns: for instance I am waiting for the buyer of 969 Verdugo Circle to obtain loan approval so we can move towards closing, waiting for the seller of 1707 Monterey in South Pasadena to move, waiting...

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Realtor Harb's favorite APP 1

Realtor Harb’s favorite APP

I have a favorite APP, and being a Realtor, my favored APP, may surprise. There are numerous APP's for Realtors, but my favorite is Find my Friends.  I really don’t like to live dangerously, but sometimes my parents think I do.  The Har...

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Happy New Year 1

Happy New Year

Harb & Co. had a great 2015, and are looking forward to an even better 2016. We are hoping that 2016 brings health, prosperity and happiness to us all... And world peace, let's not forget that. By the time I get through the frantic pace ...

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La Canada January 2016 Luxury Home Sales 2

Is it meant to be?

Throughout the world there is hunger, poverty and sickness. Being born in the United States is like hitting the lottery. To some extent, I believe God helps those who help themselves but sadly not everyone is in a position to help themselves. I...

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