NFL Real Estate Rundown

Any of you football fans are probably near asleep after the emotional afternoon spent perched on the edge of  your couch cushion watching the nail-biting fourth quarter and overtimes from this afternoon.  So I thought it would only be fitting to attempt to take two things I love – the NFL and real estate and put them together with an OC… Read More

HOA Continued

My last post discussed how the economy was affecting Home Owner Association (HOA) fees.  I had never thought much about then since coming from the midwest most HOA’s are relatively cheap and don’t really make much of a difference in the purchasing of a home.  Not so much here in sunny So Cal.  Here are… Read More

Beyond The Bailout

If you can look past all the “rescue plan” “bailout” buzz there’s another hot topic – short sales.  Both the OC Register and The LA Times posted stories on their real estate blogs discussing the state of short sales and their influence on the current local market. Both outlets take different approaches to the issue… Read More

BFYB Laguna Hills Style

Home values continue to slip.  This week we received more news indicating that the median value of homes continues to fall.  But for someone buying into the market right now, this may not feel like all bad news.  The Redfin chart shows a really interesting trend.   It seems that the asking prices have leveled out… Read More