by Michael Hickerson.
So, I’m going over a couple of new Los Angeles MLS listings, and I’m struck by something; these listings are all, according to the listing agents, “hidden gems”. I don’t know what it is about this term, but it just bugs me. I’ve written before about code words in real estate (i.e. “ Read More
Los Angeles is one of the more interesting cities in the United States. Sometimes called the "Sultan of Sprawl," this urban area is different from many other regions in the nation due to how the neighborhoods are widely spread out. According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the Los Angeles-Long Beach- Read More
Southern California can be a great place to live. Homes for sale in Los Angeles and the surrounding counties experience warm, beautiful weather all year round, and many houses are close to sandy beaches and the cool waters of the Pacific Ocean. However, the housing market in this metropolitan area Read More
Homes for sale in Los Angeles and the surrounding counties are becoming less readily available as 2012 progresses, according to the latest statistics from the California Association of Realtors (CAR). While some people might consider this to be bad news for the real estate industry, this could not be farther Read More
The stretch of California coast that runs near the city of Los Angeles is well known for its expensive beach-front mansions, some of which are owned by numerous world-renowned celebrities. However, the recent economic slump has left a number of these expansive homes empty, and they are listed on the market Read More
The housing market features various factors that affect the overall stability of the real estate industry. High consumer confidence leads more people to take out loans, home inventory gives buyers an idea or pricing and even weather trends can improve a region's popularity. However, one of the most Read More
The California Association of Realtors (CAR) recently released its monthly survey on the real estate market present in the Golden state, and the results are significantly optimistic for people looking for homes for sale in Los Angeles. While many parts of the state experienced uneven increases and declines, Read More
by Michael Hickerson.
Back in 1990, the general attitude was, a bunch of scam artists had become bankers, gone into the Savings and Loan business, and had crashed the economic system through systematic fraud in Real Estate loans. So many S&Ls crashed and burned that the government had to step in and form Read More
As fossil fuels and other sources of expendable energy may result in pollution and other unpleasant consequences, people in the United States are encouraged by the government to limit their personal carbon footprints. This could be something as simple as turning the lights off at night or as complicated as Read More
As fossil fuels and other sources of expendable energy may result in pollution and other unpleasant consequences, people in the United States are encouraged by the government to limit their personal carbon footprints.
California has many beautiful neighborhoods to choose from when searching for a new home, but some of the properties that have improved the most in 2012 are amongst the houses for sale in Los Angeles. As the national economy slowly begins to recover, the residences in Southern California are being listed at Read More