How-To: Create A Home Renovation Budget

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It is rare for a single home to encompass every buyer’s dream features. Some people build their dream home from the ground up, while others choose to remodel and create their perfect home through renovation and continuous improvements. While home renovation is exciting, it is critical to ensure your budget aligns with your expectations. Here are our tips to help …

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The Psychology of Color: Selecting The Perfect Paint Color For Your Home

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Choosing the perfect paint color for your home can seem like an impossible task. Whether you’re revamping a single room, or remodeling your new home, the color of a room can set the tone of an entire space. Perhaps a little science and human psychology can help make your paint dilemma a little easier! Bedroom Recommended Color: Blue People often associate the blue …



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Despite some economic uncertainty and a decrease in overall inventory, the Orange County housing market is a hotbed for sellers. The document below provides a summary of 2018 the OC housing market and is based on data current through March 10, 2018. If you would like to request a comprehensive analysis of an individual city in Orange County, please click here. View Full PDF: ORANGE COUNTY: MARKET UPDATE FEBRUARY 2018 …


The Rise of The Millennial Buyer: The New Aristocracy

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A new group of buyers referred to as the “New Aristocracy” have become targets of focus in the luxury real estate market. This affluent group encompasses both Millennials and the younger portion of Generation X. The New Aristocracy is comprised of high-net-worth consumers aging from 25–49, who have likely inherited or will be inheriting significant wealth. A survey was recently …

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Hardwood Flooring: A Complete Guide

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Hardwood floors are beautiful and can upgrade the look and feel of an entire room. Hardwood flooring is not only visually appealing, but it can also increase the value of your home and attract additional buyers. Whether you are a buyer, seller or a happy homeowner with remodel on the mind, we hope the guide below serves as a valuable …


Orange County Real Estate and Tax Reform: What We Know

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The new Tax Reform policy has been a hot topic of discussion, and many are speculating the impact it will have on the real estate market. The California Association of Realtors created a series of infographics to explain how the tax reform will affect the real estate market in California. We have provided a summary of the infographics below, and …


The Time to Sell is NOW

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Are rising interest rates, low housing inventory and general economic uncertainty causing you to question if now is the right time to list your home? Well, they shouldn’t! Now is the time for potential sellers to use the market’s low inventory and rising interest rates to their advantage! According to Steven Thomas and Reports on Housing, as of January 30, …

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Summer Shift In Orange County Real Estate Market?

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The weather is heating up, but it appears the Sellers market may be experiencing some June gloom. Interest rates are on the rise and the job market is weak which may be early indications that a housing market downturn is imminent. This was recently highlighted by the OC Register: Click Here But I notice it more in the changes of buyer and …

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Are you ready for a Tesla Solar Roof?

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Tesla just announced they are ready to take orders for their widely anticipated Solar Roof.  It seems like a no brainer upgrade: A roof made of solar tiles that don’t break and look exactly like your current tiles.  So what is stopping lines longer than an Apple iPhone release? First: Sticker Shock According to the MLS, the average single family …

Orange County Restaurant Week 2017

The Most Delicious Week In Orange County Returns

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Orange County Restaurant Week will celebrate its eighth year as the region’s most anticipated culinary event and will be held from Sunday, March 5th through Saturday, March 11th. This year’s list of participants will include 100+ OC Restaurants that represent more than and includes a wide variety of options, from casual and family friendly establishments, to upscale and fine dining! …