Los Angeles Real Estate Blog

No-Fear Mortgage Process for 2017

No-Fear Mortgage Process for 2017

A considerable number of potential buyers shy away from jumping into the real estate market due to their uncertainty about the buying process. A specific cause for concern tends to be mortgage qualification. For many, the mortgage process can be…

Ask The Expert – Real Estate Commission

Ask The Expert – Real Estate Commission

“Does a buyer ever have to pay the real estate agent?”  PDM, First time buyer This can be answered two ways- the simple way, and the more convoluted way. Lets start simply. In most places, the buyer agent commission is…

Shipping Container Homes – a Primer

Shipping Container Homes – a Primer

One of the results of the upcoming election may be to put the brakes on globalization, and one of the unlikely casualties will be the shipping container home, beloved by architects and design enthusiasts.  After all, the little-known reason that…

What To Do In Los Angeles

What To Do In Los Angeles

All of the most fun things to do in LA today, this weekend, and beyond. These events and adventures have been hand-picked for maximum good times. You’re welcome. Taste of Xocolatl October 13, 4:00 PM — 10:00 PM Union Station…

9 Habits for a Ready to Show Home

9 Habits for a Ready to Show Home

Never worry again about how your home looks when friends or family drop in. An always-guest-ready home is simply a matter of getting in the right habits. This infographic can show you how.

Architecture tour showed off modernist gems in Silver Lake and Echo Park

Architecture tour showed off modernist gems in Silver Lake and Ec

A long-lost Lautner, plus homes by Soriano, Ain, Schindler, and DeLong Hosted by MAK Center, the Fall Architecture Tour offered a close-up look at nine architecturally significant private residences built between 1934 and 1953 in Silver Lake, Echo Park, and…