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?

https://youtu.be/7y21OM66rk4 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 […] 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! Read: What Are The Three Main Contingencies In A Sale Before we get […] 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 »

3 ways to avoid buyer’s remorse when choosing a home

Buying a home is serious business, especially if you’re making the financial commitment for the first time. While millennials continue to make up a strong chunk of all home buyers, it turns out that they might be too easily swooned by beautiful homes that are Instagram worthy, and they end up with buyer’s remorse. […] Read more »

Buy or Rent

Rent or Buy Your Next Home?

Should you rent or buy your next home? When I started my real estate career way back in late ’80’s it was accepted wisdom that you are only a renter until you can scratch your way into owning.  The question was not, “should you buy” it was “when will you […] Read more »

Offer/Counter offer in Real Estate

The Offer/Counter Offer Real Estate Dance

Top Glendale CA Real Estate Agents know, making an offer on a Glendale Ca home is a multi-part dance. Step One – Write Your Offer When you fall in love with a home you ask your Top Glendale CA agent to help you write an offer. Factors to consider in […] Read more »

Home Buying 101

Home Buying 101: What to expect at each step

What Should I Expect When Buying a Home? You can’t have it all. What are your compromises? Your down payment is just the start. Understand ALL the cost involved. Do you need your own agent? You might need a top buyer’s agent of your own. Don’t be left homeless! A […] Read more »

Down Payment Dilemma?

You are a success by anyone’s measure. You make more money than most of your peers. You’ve lived carefully- your student debt is well managed and you’ve managed to save tens of thousands of dollars. And yet… it is not enough to make a 20% down payment on a home […] Read more »

8 Worst Homebuyer Mistakes

Homebuyer mistakes are scary! Buying a home should be simple, right? See a home, make an offer, get a loan and move in. Is it crazy to imagine there is more to it than that? Buying a home is more than a financial transaction.  In this competitive home buying market, there is […] Read more »

Buying a House From Probate

Guide To Buy Probate Homes For Sale

Are you curious about how to buy probate homes fro sale? You might be dreaming of a Granny Home selling for cheap in a primo neighborhood. There are a few different ways to sell a home after the owner dies. The most common method is a house sold in a […] Read more »

Open Sign

What is the Lifecycle of a New Listing?

What happens when a home first hits the market? The first thing the public normally sees is the sign in the yard, the home is on the multiple list service (MLS) and it is officially “on the market”. If a home is priced well and properly presented, it can attract […] Read more »