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This Realtor is not perfect!

This Realtor is not perfect!

I have strong opinions.  Is it because I am an Aries?  I don’t know… is it because my mother is half German?… don’t know.   Joe compliments me because when I put my blinders on he pushes me into keeping an open mind.  Recently I ha...

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La Canada Home Of The Week

La Canada Home Of The Week

Each Tuesday, my brother-in-law Joe and I look at the newest Foothill listings on Broker’s Caravan day for La Canada and La Crescenta.  It’s a tough real estate market for home buyers; well priced homes are selling quickly and often ov...

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Home Staging Trends

Home Staging Trends

A big portion of a Realtor’s job description is to preview property.  We do this so we can keep up to date on real estate trends, pricing, home staging trends and current inventory.  Although I have several buyers’ agents, I often have a ...

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Glendale Real Estate Values up 15% over last year 1

Glendale Real Estate Values up 15% over last year

I am concerned over how quickly Los Angeles real estate values have rebounded in one year. Last September the average sales price of a Glendale home was $623,755. The average price per square foot was $327.70 – 15% less than September 2013. ...

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Luxury Home Features 1

Luxury Home Features

One of the most important luxury home features is a home one which opens well to the outdoors.  A home which opens well beckons you to come outside and have a cup of coffee with the morning paper or a glass of wine after a long day.       ...

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La Crescenta Real Estate Values up 22% 1

La Crescenta Real Estate Values up 22%

In September, 2012, 18 La Crescenta homes sold versus this year’s 22, the average price per square foot was $361.14.  A year ago the average La Crescenta home was on the market (DOM) 59 days versus this year’s 43.  The CDOM (cumulative/to...

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In a Realtors Week

In a Realtors Week

I have four new listing coming on the market in the next few weeks.  If you know anyone desperately seeking a home, perhaps one will be a good fit: 926 Encanto Drive, Arcadia $1,588,000 Highly sought after Lower Rancher neighborhood.  T...

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La Canada Home Values up 17%! 4

La Canada Home Values up 17%!

While the number of homes sold hasn’t changed comparing September 2012, vs. September 2013 – the average price per square foot of La Canada home sales has increased 17%.  Last year the average price per sq ft of standard sales was $4...

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