EVERY PEARL STARTS AS A SINGLE GRAIN OF SAND…

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In real estate, we are often reminded that there are times when you have to represent the “sand” before it becomes the “pearl.”  Such was the case when Dan May found the buyer for this “fixer” in Reynier Village. In serious disrepair and scheduled to go to auction by the LA County Assessor, Dan May […]

HOW TO KEEP PROPERTY TAXES LOW WHEN MOVING…

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HERE'S HOW.  “I’d sell my home but the property taxes on my new house will ruin me”.  Propositions 60 and 90 allow senior citizens in California to transfer the trended base value from their current home to a replacement property if certain requirements are met. This may result in substantial tax savings. Proposition 60 […]

Value of Pre-Sale Home Inspection

The Value of a Pre-Sale Home Inspection

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January 23, 2019 In most residential real estate transactions, the buyer(s) have up to 17 days to conduct property inspections before having to remove their inspection contingency. Frequently they discover conditions during this period and ask the seller to repair or replace some items, or give them a credit, sometimes substantial, before they agree to […]

Q4 2018 Compared to Q4 2017 Beverlywood

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Q4 2018 Compared to Q4 2017 Beverlywood HOA and Adjacent Areas of West LA                       Summary: The fourth quarter of 2018 saw the average Beverlywood HOA and Adjacent single home price rise 4% when compared to Q4 of last year. The total number of single family homes sold rose 13% […]

What $2,500 rents in LA right now

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Welcome to Curbed Comparisons, where we explore what you can rent or buy for a certain dollar amount in various LA ’hoods. We’ve found five rentals within $100 of today’s price, $2,500. Vote for your favorite below.

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We begin in Koreatown, where this two-bedroom unit is for rent. The condo offers stainless steel kitchen appliances, in-unit laundry machines, two bathrooms, and wall-mounted air conditioning. The place comes with two parking spaces, and it rents for $2,595.

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This two-bedroom apartment sits at the foot of the Cahuenga Pass in the Hollywood Hills. The apartment comes with one parking space, which is probably very helpful in the hilly neighborhood. The interiors have decorative doorway arches, a spacious kitchen and dining area, and a small patio. It rents for $2,400.

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This dashing midcentury two-bedroom apartment in Silver Lake features wood floors, a rear patio, and 900 square feet of space to spread out. It comes with parking and on-site laundry. It rents for $2,495.

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Roughly a half-mile from the North Hollywood Red and Orange Line stations, this two-bedroom, two-bathroom apartment has been fully overhauled. The dwelling holds new floors, central air conditioning, ample closet space, and stainless steel kitchen appliances. The unit comes with two parking spaces. It rents for $2,595.

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This Mid-City two-bedroom comes with a newly remodeled kitchen, one and a half bathrooms, an outdoor patio, and one parking spot. One of only five units in the building, this apartment rents for $2,400.

Beverlywood Market News

Beverlywood Area Real Estate Market News 2014 Review

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Happy New Year!  It’s that time again to track and analyze the prevailing trends in the Beverlywood and Adjacent area of West LA (Area #9 in the MLS) single family residential real estate market.  (All data used for analysis is supplied by the Beverly Hills/Greater Los Angeles Area Multiple Listing Service and is deemed accurate). […]

Where to Go During an Earthquake

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Wondering where to go during an earthquake? Here is a great article I thought I would share, especially with the recent rumblings in Beverly Hills… My name is Doug Copp. I am the Rescue Chief and Disaster Manager of the American Rescue Team International (ARTI ), the world’s most experienced rescue team. The information in […]

Beverlywood Real Estate Market Update

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Beverlywood Real Estate Market Update: According to the MLS, a total of 17 homes sold in the Beverlywood and Adjacent area during the entire month of May 2012 compared to 14 last month and 17 one year ago. The single family homes that sold were on the market for an average of 58 days, compared […]

Beverlywood Real Estate Market Report

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Beverlywood Real Estate Market Report Market Update: According to the MLS, a total of 13 homes sold in the Beverlywood and Adjacent area during the entire month of January 2012 compared to 8 last month and 7 one year ago. The single family homes that sold were on the market for an average of 78 […]

Freddie Mac: Economic Recovery Will Continue at Slow Pace

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Freddie Mac’s Economic and Housing Market Outlook for the month of January shows that the mortgage giant predicts the economic recovery will continue to progress slowly throughout 2012 while the housing market continues to stabilize. Despite seeing some improvement during the last months of 2011, economists expect that home sales will only grow between 2 […]

Homeowners’ Winter Checklist

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Heads up homeowners: start getting their homes ready for the winter season. Here’s a checklist that will ensure safety and comfort throughout the holiday season. Although smoke detectors usually alert owners when they need new batteries, it is important to check the batteries and make sure they are working properly. Older homes should have enough […]

Housing Affordability Improves for California

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Good news coming out from CAR, California Association of Realtors, for California would be home owners… Lower home prices and record-low interest rates are contributing to the continual improvement of housing affordability. The percentage of home buyers that could afford to purchase a median-priced, single-family home in California has continued to rise with each quarter according to CAR’s […]

 
 
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