hiring a selling agent

Oct. 8, 2013

Agents do not need to be scared of FSBO's aka For Sale by Owner properties

Santa Clarita FSBO, For Sale by OwnerSome home owners just want to do it themselves. The same with changing the oil in their cars and installing batteries and brakes, my dad was that way.

I don't think my dad would have sold his own home, but the other things he did himself.

Until one time ...

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Sept. 17, 2013

The reason why you should seriously consider the home inspector you are hiring

1 - you are paying their fee.

2 - that is money you will not get back if you cancel the transaction.

3 - some home inspectors are not certified.

4 - some home inspectors have horrible reviews.

Hiring Santa Clarita home inspectors

5 - some home inspectors miss stuff.

6 - some home inspectors go through the motions because they ...

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Aug. 13, 2013

How can a Real Estate agent get into trouble over Sh*t???

Waste rears it's ugly head :)

CBS news had a story this AM about a C21 agent that is being gone after because of a home they sold.

It appears that the C21 agent was representing a bank on one of their foreclosures.

This is not unusual.  Some real estate ...

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July 25, 2013

Bring Your SCV Home's Kitchen Outdoors

Being outdoors in Santa Clarita ValleyBring your Santa Clarita home's kitchen outdoors.

While many Santa Clarita home projects and expansions saw cutbacks during the recession some amenities are coming back and coming back strong. One such household amenity is the outdoor kitchen. An outdoor kitchen is seen as a huge addition to a home ...

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July 24, 2013

29910 Orchid Cove, Canyon Country CA Real Estate listing for sale


Pre market 7 day build out

We had just taken the contract on this home yesterday evening in Canyon Country CA.

The home shows very well and is located a bit off of the Beaten Path.

However, it is part of a GREAT school district, has a large yard, big ...

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June 14, 2013

How can you find the best Home Inspector in the Business

How to find the best Santa Clarita Home InspectorsWe are Realtors in the Santa Clarita Valley cities and have access to some of the best Santa Clarita home inspectors.

First, you are going to want your home inspector to be certified.  A plus is when they are contractors too.

That way, without creating a conflict of interest, they ...

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March 16, 2013

How to play our Daily Santa Clarita real estate radio shows

When writing and doing our radio shows - we have found that most of our subscribers don't have any issues getting the Audio Podcasts, related to our SCV real estate updates, to play.

However, just in case, we want to cover the "how" of activating our real estate podcasts.

If you ...

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Feb. 23, 2013

Traits of the three best local Santa Clarita real estate companies


It seems to me that the three top Santa Clarita real estate companies have three things in common.

1. They account for 85% of all of the real estate business in the Santa Clarita Valley.

2. They have actual brick and mortar offices located within the Santa Clarita Valley.

3 ...

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Feb. 11, 2013

Condo's and Town Home prices are on the rise in Santa Clarita Valley

The Santa Clarita valley Condo market reports are below.  We have also included the Data from the town-homes for the Santa Clarita valley cities as well.

We will have our Santa Clarita homes update for Single Family Residences posted on a separate blog posting, however on the same Paris911_Condos_for_Sale_by_REMAX's_Top_TeamRealtor Site.

What we ...

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Jan. 26, 2013

Selling real estate in 59 days guaranteed in the Santa Clarita real estate community

What is the deal with the homes being sold in 59 days guaranteed?

Santa Clarita real estate Notes for our Home Sold in 59 Days Guaranteed Q and A:

  • Local agents in the Santa Clarita Valley - Paris911 dot com - REMAX of Santa Clarita
  • James is one of our past clients ...
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