What is a Broker Caravan?

This post about Broker’s Caravan was originally published in 2012. Obviously, technology has progressed quite a bit. Savvy buyers already know that homes are open during the week. In fact, I often see more buyers during a Broker’s caravan in Glendale than I do actual real estate agents! Here is […] 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 »

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 »

When is it sold?

When Does A Sold Sign Go In The Yard?

When is a Home Sold? There are two steps to “sold”. The first step is when the Homeseller accepts a purchase contract from a buyer. That buyer has (typically) 30 days to complete the purchase and the seller cannot replace them with any other buyer, even if they are willing […] Read more »

found right house

7 ways to know you have found the right house

You might have looked at a hundred houses and they all could sort of work if only…  We’ve been there. Buying a house is a major commitment, even if you have done it ten times before. You want to know that you aren’t going to regret your decision in a […] Read more »

The 6 Best Questions to Ask at Open House

Spring Open House Season in Glendale, CA homes is in full swing.  I am updating this post from last year and things are even MORE competitive than before.  I have been a Glendale real estate agent for a really long time and I know open houses are a crucial part of finding […] Read more »