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Pros and cons of waiving an appraisal contingency

Ask Phyllis is a blog series of frequently asked real estate questions.  Have a question about real estate?  Email us here Curious about the pros and cons of waiving an appraisal contingency? Dear Phyllis, We have been looking at homes...

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Winning the bidding wars

Dear Phyllis, Last year, we made offers on three homes and were outbid on each one. We would like to try again. What advice can you offer on winning the bidding wars? Laura Dear Laura, Home buying 101 - first things first: The sel...

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Can We Afford to Move?

Dear Phyllis, I look forward to reading your real estate news because you discuss a lot of timely topics. If you have answered this before my apologies. We recently learned that I am pregnant with our third child. I can’t imagine anoth...

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The Real Estate Waiting Game

Ask Phyllis is a blog series of frequently asked real estate questions.  Have a question about real estate?  Email us here Dear Phyllis, Our real estate agent has been showing us homes for quite some time. Last week we finally found the...

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Ask Phyllis: How to handle multiple offers

Reverse Mortgage Pitfalls

Ask Phyllis is a blog series of frequently asked real estate questions.  Have a question about real estate?  Email us here Dear Phyllis, Years ago my parents obtained a reverse mortgage; my father passed first. After our mother became i...

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How to Determine your Asking Price

How to Determine your Asking Price

Ask Phyllis is a blog series of frequently asked real estate questions.  Have a question about real estate?  Email us here Dear Phyllis, Last year, thinking we were going to remain in our home for many years, we refinanced to combine ou...

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How to Tell When it’s Time to Fire Your Realtor

Ask Phyllis is a blog series of frequently asked real estate questions.  Have a question about real estate?  Email us here Dear Phyllis, In August I signed a contract with a local real estate agent. Other than one open house and a few a...

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How to Determine your Asking Price

Reverse Mortgage Pitfalls

Ask Phyllis is a blog series of frequently asked real estate questions.  Have a question about real estate?  Email us here Dear Phyllis, Years ago my parents obtained a reverse mortgage; my father passed first. After our mother became i...

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Pasadena Luxury Home Sales

Pasadena Luxury Home Sales

Last month (November 2016) the most expensive luxury home sale in Pasadena was 1315 S. Oakland Ave. This stunning Craftsman closed escrow for $4,199,000. It was listed previously with the same agent for about five months for $4,580,000. The sel...

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