First Timer Home Buyer's Guide

The Complete First Time Home Buyer Guide

First time home buyer needs a complete guide to home buying in order to avoid potentially disastrous mistakes. Fortunately, we’ve sold a few thousand homes and know what to expect! Read through this post to learn how to make great decisions. The Money is Scary For First Time Home Buyers […] Read more »

Urban LA Homebuyer

8 Things Urban LA Homebuyer Needs To Know About Glendale

Update for 2019 This post was written three years ago, and the words are truer today than they were back then. Urban LA homebuyers have discovered a new normal and it’s Glendale. In the last three years the median home price in Los Feliz increased by 52% (!!!!) while the […] Read more »

Ultimate Guide to Upsize Your Home

The Definitive Guide to Upsize Your Home

You don’t know how to upsize your home. How can you buy a home when all of your money is tied up in your current one? I am going to walk you through all the stuff you need in order to make this move happen. I’ll give you the strategies, […] Read more »

How To Choose A Mortgage Loan

How To Get The Best Mortgage Lender

We found this interesting article on how to identify the best mortgagelender  for your home purchase. We decided to print this article here and offer our commentary on best practices for Glendale Ca home buyers. (read the original article here) So, you’re buying a home and you need a mortgage. […] Read more »

Can I buy A house Without A Realtor?

Dual Agency – Can I Buy A House Without A Realtor?

Many buyers think they can buy a house without a Realtor because they think it is better to work directly with the listing agent (seller’s representative) when buying a home. What is Dual Agency? When a broker represents both seller and buyer in a home purchase it is called Dual […] Read more »

Contingencies in the Real Estate Purchase Contract

The 3 Big Contingencies of a Home Purchase

Buying a home is scary but there are major contingencies when buying a home that are designed to protect you! The Residential Purchase Contract (RPA), along with it’s required disclosures and addendums, is 15 pages of small, densely packed legal jargon. It is so dense we recommend all of our […] Read more »

What the Heck is a Dogability Score?

How do we come up with our “dogability” scores for cool homes on the market? Our trusty mascot, Diggery, gives them the ol’ sniff test! Diggery is looking for a good, fenced yard for exercising, a quiet street so he can let his guard down and proximity to the local […] Read more »

5114 Encino Dogability Score

5114 Encino Dogability Score – 5 Paws!!

Have you seen this back yard? It’s a doggie paradise! Fully fenced, a lush lawn, lots of big trees for shady naps and if your pooch is really lucky, a great saltwater pool to cool off in. And when it’s time to socialize, the Sepulveda Basin Off-Leash Dog Park is […] Read more »

Broker Caravan Broker Open

What is a Broker Open House?

Broker Open House or Broker Caravan is a primo way to get the edge over the “other” home buyers. The better edge is to work with a DIGGS agent as your dedicated Buyer’s Agent! We write these posts to showcase our knowledge and expertise to potential clients. Call us today […] Read more »

The Home Inspection

What is a Home Inspection?

Your Real Estate Purchase Contract probably included an inspection contingency and you will want to a complete home inspection during that time. After all, no one likes a big unexpected repair bill right after you move in! Before we get into what the home inspections look like, it is important […] Read more »

How to Pick a Buyer Agent

Ten Questions To Ask a Top Buyer Agent

You’ve decided you need your own, dedicated Buyer Agent. You know that a Top Buyer Agent will help you avoid mistakes and get the best home. Buying a home in Glendale Ca does not have to be hard, but buying the wrong home can be a disaster. Every real estate […] Read more »