Culver City is one of the up-and-coming areas of Los Angeles. It is one of the more sought-after neighborhoods due to its place on the Expo line which runs from Downtown Los Angeles, with the extension to Santa Monica in full force, and the gentrification of its downtown area with boutiques, galleries and restaurants.
How are home sales doing in Culver City. We will compare the … Continue Reading …
You may be thinking of refinancing or selling your Los Angeles home. Are you wondering what it is worth these days?
Well, for refinancing an appraiser is the one who will determine the value, but if you are thinking of selling your home then it is only going to be worth what a buyer is willing to pay.
The first step in pricing your home for a listing is for your real estate agent to present … Continue Reading …
It's time to take a look at how the Century City condo market is doing.
Together with the Wilshire Corridor, Century City has one of the few concentrated collections of full-service high-rise communities and, unlike the Corridor, gated ones, with grounds in which to walk.
Let's see how the 3rd Qtr fared.
The comparison is between the 2nd Qtr … Continue Reading …
How did the Santa Monica real estate market do over the 3rd Quarter of 2014. Did we see more inventory come on the market? How is the median price now?
Let's take a look. The percentage difference is over the previous Quarter.
Santa Monica single family
90401 - this is primarily a business district so you will see little or no activity here.
% … Continue Reading …
How is the Brentwood Los Angeles real estate market doing? Let's compare with the previous Quarter.
Brentwood single family home sales
Brentwood condo sales
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How is the Beverly Hills real estate market doing? We are already in the 4th Quarter of 2014 so it's time to check in on sales of single family homes.
The median price of sold properties has only dropped 1% over the previous year, and improvement over the previous quarter. At the end of June the median price of sold properties was down 32%. This quarter shows a vast improvement.
There is … Continue Reading …
The Wilshire Corridor is a unique market. The average price of a condo is $1.1 Million and the turnover at that price is not large, as you can imagine.
Let's see how the market performed over the last Quarter:
Per Sq. Ft.++
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You may not be buying a home in Los Angeles for an investment but having resale value in mind is a natural consideration. Barring any unforeseen calamities if you hold on to your property for at least five years then you should see a nice return.
How can you maximize your return? Here are some factors to consider:
Buying in a good school district, or in an area served by a … Continue Reading …