21 Golden Rules of Real Estate

Over the last 20 years my work as an attorney, advocate, project manager, educator and Realtor® has helped me to develop these important rules.  Take advantage of my experience and keep these important rules in mind to help you get the most for your money and make your transactions feel effortless. ALL REAL ESTATE IS Read More

Los Angeles Area Pocket Listings

What is a “Pocket” Listing? When a homeowner signs a Listing Agreement with a real estate agent, the agent posts the listing on the local Multiple Listing Service (MLS).  The property and all its detailed information is then exposed throughout the internet on dozens of other sites such as, Zillow, Truilia, Redfin, etc.  A Read More

Not All Copper Pipes Are Alike!

Buyers love to hear when the home they’re about to purchase has copper piping.  Copper is widely regarded as better than galvanized or PVC (plastic) piping. Just keep in mind that not all copper pipes are alike.  Thickness and grade are important.  Thin copper pipes aren’t meant to have hot water constantly flowing through them. Read More

Sellers’ Rush?

Lots of people are hoping that as we enter spring, more home owners will put their homes on the market.  Many areas all over Los Angeles – and the rest of the country for that matter – have a low supply of homes for sale.  Meanwhile, many buyers are waiting to take advantage of today’s Read More

Why Ditching Zillow will help you find your Dream Home

You have the power The home buying market has changed. Gone are the days when buyers had to rely on information being spoon fed to them.  The power now lies in the hands of the consumer.  But with power comes responsibility…there is so much info on the internet, it’s easy to be steered in the Read More