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Tips for Planning a Bathroom Update

Tips for Planning a Bathroom Update

Do you want to improve the aesthetics of your bathroom? Before you disrupt your household with the hassle … Read more ⇢
How to Reduce Stress During Your Move

How to Reduce Stress During Your Move

Is there anyone out there who actually likes moving? Yes, it can be fun to get settled into a new place – especially if you’re upgrading – but the pro… Read more ⇢
Slow Homes

Slow Homes

Slow TV, slow food … now people are talking about slow homes. The slow home movement is more of a lifestyle change than just a change to your dwelling… Read more ⇢
Essential Kitchen Updates Before Selling Your Home

Essential Kitchen Updates Before Selling Your Home

Oh, the kitchen. The king of the house in any buyer’s mind. Since it is such a high priority for homeowners, it makes sense to put a little extra mone… Read more ⇢
9 Ways You Know You’re Ready to Upgrade from an Apartment to a House

9 Ways You Know You’re Ready to Upgrade from an Apartment to a House

There are some advantages to living in an apartment, but there often comes a time when it actually makes more sense to upgrade to a house. If you’re h… Read more ⇢
Remodeling ROI: 6 Improvements to Increase Home Value

Remodeling ROI: 6 Improvements to Increase Home Value

Not all home improvements are created equal. These will reward you the most when it comes time to sell. Dreaming of stainless this and marble… Read more ⇢
10 holiday-inspired date ideas in L.A.

10 holiday-inspired date ideas in L.A.

People say the holidays are about family, but we happen to think they're also about romance—it is the most magical time of the year, after all. With a… Read more ⇢
New Conforming Loan Limits

New Conforming Loan Limits

Good news: on November 23, the Federal Housing Finance Agency announced new maximum conforming loans limits for 2017 which, for the first time since 2… Read more ⇢
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 speci… Read more ⇢
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 … Read more ⇢
Shipping Container Homes – a Primer

Shipping Container Homes – a Primer

[caption id="attachment_8515" align="alignleft" width="300"] Shipping Container Home[/caption] One of the results of the upcoming election may be to … Read more ⇢
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'… Read more ⇢
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 habi… Read more ⇢
Architecture tour showed off modernist gems in Silver Lake and Echo Park

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

A long-lost Lautner, plus homes by Soriano, Ain, Schindler, and DeLong [caption id="attachment_8383" align="alignleft" width="300"] Daniel House, Greg… Read more ⇢
What is a Pocket Neighborhood?

What is a Pocket Neighborhood?

Have you ever heard of a pocket neighborhood? The term was first coined in 1995 by the architect Ross Chapin and refers to a small group of homes that… Read more ⇢

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