Listing agents

Oct. 22, 2013

Real Estate Experience is priceless - Have you considered Referrals?

Experienced Santa Clarita RealtorsWSJ - Wall Stree Journal had a great article in which it talked about a study conducted that said real estate experience equates to a 12% increase in sales price versus a new or non experienced agent.

It boils down to referrals.  We are Santa Clarita Realtors that have been representing ...

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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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Oct. 8, 2013

Who's at the Top of the Real Estate Search Pages for Santa Clarita real estate

Where 92 percent of the real estate interested public startFrom time to time we get asked why it matters if the realtor, that is being hired, is on page 1 or not?

We think it does because I know how few people go to page two when ...

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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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March 26, 2013

Evoking the Tidewater Initiative with a Seller for a VA Buyer

Update 08.14.2018 below:

When you get an email from a lender that says that the VA and the VA appraiser is invoking the "Tidewater" initiative on the home your buyer is buying or on the one that your seller is selling, as a Realtor, you imagine a lot ...

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Feb. 24, 2013

The Laundry Room in your Santa Clarita Valley Home

I love sinks in laundry rooms.  Most people do.  However, there are so many without them.  When we have our buyers buying new construction, we always give them the intel to have a sink placed within their laundry room if the builder allows for it.

When we are out viewing ...

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Feb. 4, 2013

Santa Clarita real estate updates for February 4, 2013

Real Estate selling should never come by chance.  It should only be handled by experts in the local real estate venue.  You can discover who those experts are by heading over to your favorite search engine and by typing into the Search Query Box - the city name of your interest ...

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Jan. 12, 2013

What does "Buying a Listing" mean in Real Estate Circles?

Everything in real estate, sooner or later, comes down to price. How much is the property going to be best priced at and how much is it worth?  Price.  However, Price does start earlier than most may consider.

When a home seller calls a real estate agent, at this exact ...

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Jan. 2, 2013

Westridge real estate searches by Specific Communities in the Santa Clarita Valley

If you are selling, buying or just plain interested in Westridge - you may know that Westridge is located in the City of Valencia CA.  Valencia CA is located in the Santa Clarita Valley.  It is one of the 6 Santa Clarita cities, which include, Castaic, Canyon Country, Newhall, Saugus, and ...

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Dec. 29, 2012

Presenting the EGO driven real estate game by a Hater

The real estate game is something that I did want a part of when I was a police officer.  In fact, today, as a full time and local Santa Clarita real estate agent, the "game" is something I can do without.

I know those agent that are full of ...

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