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When to Hire Professional Renovation Help Thanks to the rise of dedicated home-repair channels like HGTV and the DIY Network, it is more popular than ever for homeowners to take on large home renovation projects themselves. However, it is important for homeowners to be aware of their abilities when looking at large projects. Certain types of home repair endeavors should be left to the professionals, whether to preserve the safety of the home or of the person handling the repair, or because the cost of a do-it-yourself project far […]
Happy New Year 2019 from Carol Gilles Carol Gilles has been a professional Realtor since 1979. She is successfully working with both Home Sellers, Home Buyers and Investors in Southern California. May 2019 be YOUR year to buy or sell a first or second home or income property. Let’s talk about YOUR options! You can reach reach me at 310-864-9738. HAPPY NEW YOU in 2019! […]
Carol Gilles – 2018 Agent of the Year In December 2018, The RealEstate Group announced Carol Gilles as 2018 AGENT OF THE YEAR! “Carol exemplifies what The RealEstate Group stands for. She is a very helpful to her clients as well as to her fellow Realtors. Carol has served as a Board of Director for the South Bay Association of Realtors and is presently a member of the MLS Committee. She is serving her community as Secretary of the Torrance Rose Float Association and as well as Publicity Chair for the Friends of the Torrance […]
How is the Real Estate Market in Torrance Ca 90505? How is the Real Estate Market in Torrance Ca 90505? Stats are showing that the December Market Value is still showing signs of appreciating in single family homes with an increase since last week in home prices. It’s still a Seller’s market. With Low Inventory, still seeing a trend of increasing sales prices. Any questions about your neighborhood market value? Check out the complete statistics below as of Wed December 26 2018. Are you considering a MOVE to Torrance Ca 90505 in […]
How is the Real Estate Market in Torrance Ca 90503? How is the Real Estate Market in Torrance Ca 90503? Stats are showing that the December Market Value is still showing signs of appreciating in single family homes in spite of sales slowing down. It’s still a Seller’s market although asking prices are not as high as they were. Any questions about your neighborhood market value? Check out the complete statistics below as of Wed December 26 2018. Are you looking to make Torrance Ca 90503 your address for […]
Great News for Buyers – Loan Limits INCREASED! Great News for Buyers – Loan Limits INCREASED! Fannie Mae & Freddie Mac have announced this increase today! Loan limits in 2019 are increasing. The new loan limit for most of the country will be $484,350. A 6.9% increase over the 2018 limit. If you live in Riverside & San Bernardino counties, this is what your loan limits will be. 1 Unit: $484,350 2 Unit: $620,200 3 Unit: $749,650 4 Unit: $931,600 But here in Los Angeles & Orange Counties, which are considered the HIGH […]
Some Highlights: Every year United Van Lines conducts their National Movers Study by tracking their customer’s movement state-to-state over the course of the year. Vermont claimed the top spot of states with the highest percentage of inbound residents following a campaign that covered relocation costs for skilled workers who moved to the state. The most […]
According to the National Association of REALTORS most recent Profile of Home Buyers & Sellers, married couples once again dominated the first-time homebuyer statistics in 2018 at 54% of all buyers. It is no surprise that buying a home is more attainable with two incomes to save for down payments and contribute to monthly housing costs. However, many couples […]
Study after study shows that no matter what generation Americans belong to, the vast majority believe that homeownership is an important part of their American Dream. The benefits of homeownership can be broken into two main categories: financial and non-financial (often referred to as emotional or social reasons.) For Americans approaching retirement age, one of […]
If your plan for 2019 includes selling your home, you will want to pay attention to where experts believe home values are headed. According to the latest Home Price Index from CoreLogic, home prices increased by 4.7% over the course of 2018. The map below shows the results of the latest index by state. Real […]
It is common knowledge that a great number of homes sell during the spring buying season. For that reason, many homeowners hold off putting their homes on the market until then. The question is whether or not that is a good strategy this year. The other listings that come out in the spring will represent […]
Highlights: Hiring a real estate professional to guide you through the process of buying a home or selling your house can be one of the best decisions you make! They are there for you to help with contracts, explaining the process, negotiations, and pricing (both when making an offer or setting the right price for […]
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