It's time to take a look at the Beverly Hills real estate market. Let's see how the first quarter of 2014 compares to the same period last year.
Beverly Hills home sales
Beverly Hills condo sales
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If you are buying a condo in Century City, you will want to see how the market is doing lately.
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.
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Let's see how the Santa Monica real estate market is doing with the shortage of inventory. How does the first quarter of 2014 compare to the same period in 2013? Santa Monica zip codes differ in pricing and demographics from each other and will be reported separately.
The percentage difference is over the same period in 2014.
Santa Monica single family
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Another quarter has flown by so let's see how Wilshire Corridor condo sales are doing. Have they slowed down like the rest of the Los Angeles market?
The +/- stats are compared to the First Quarter of 2013.
Per Sq. Ft.++
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Many prospective home buyers or renters who are moving to Los Angeles, either for work or to be closer to their family, don't have a realistic idea of the cost of housing in our fair city.
I will often receive emails asking me to help find homes to rent under $2,000 or to buy under $300,000. Take a look at where you would need to start at a minimum, and I do mean minimum.
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If you're presently in a house hunt, or even just dabbling with the idea of buying a home, you've probably done some research and run across multiple articles regarding the current Mortgage Process ... and its challenges ...
You've probably also heard that you'll be asked to submit plenty of documentation regarding your finances (savings, credit/debt), employment, down payment ability, and more … Continue Reading …
There are occasions when buying a home for your kid in Los Angeles may make sense.
You have a child who will be attending college in Los Angeles and will be looking for at least four years of rental accommodation. They may be happy sharing with other students in which case the cost of renting could be reasonable depending on what kind of place they find and where it is located. However, the … Continue Reading …
If you are an out-of-towner buying a home in Los Angeles you may not be familiar with the escrow process. In fact I sometimes forget that fact and half way through the process find out that my buyers, or sellers are totally lost and sometimes want to use the services of an attorney.
I would never discourage anyone from seeking the advice of an attorney, but unless there are complications, or … Continue Reading …
I have been meaning to post some information on real estate in the San Fernando Valley, specifically Encino, Sherman Oaks and Tarzana. Studio City is already covered. So let's take a look at statistics for 2013 compared to 2012.
Sherman Oaks single family
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