Don’t be taken in by the many rental scams you find on the internet. Rentals are difficult to find in the Los Angeles area and they are not cheap. Don’t part with any money until you are absolutely sure the rental is legitimate.
If you are looking for a little bit of New York in Los Angeles there is a new condo for lease on The Wilshire Corridor. The Wilshire Corridor is a two-mile stretch of luxury buildings in the heart of Westwood. Close to UCLA, Century City and Beverly Hills, and a short drive to […]
If you are preparing to move to Los Angeles, for a job or other reason, you are probably not going to be buying outright. You will need to find rental accommodation until you settle in. That in itself can be a stressful experience, especially in a tight market with rising rents. So how can you […]
I often get contacted by anxious parents whose child is moving to Los Angeles, either for school or work. You are worried about where they are going to live and want to make sure that they are safe and secure, especially New Yorkers who are used to buildings with doormen. Los Angeles can be an […]
Finding a good rental property in Los Angeles is difficult at the best of times. Inventory, although improving, is still low, rents are rising, and the good homes lease quickly. Some of the following items are going to make finding a good lease more difficult: Bad credit or no credit. The first thing a landlord […]
You are thinking of renting out your home in Los Angeles and are not sure how you should price it. This is a little more complicated than if you were selling it. When you are selling a home in Los Angeles you have a basis from which to work. That would be comparable sales (comps). […]