Do you fancy yourself a deal maker? Maybe not, but the reality of your next real estate transaction is that you will find yourself in a negotiating position. Let’s forget about becoming the world’s best negotiator for a minute, but through preparation and practice, you will put yourself in the best possible position. Here is a checklist to help get you preparedRead More
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2018 was a strong year for Strand Hill of Christies International Real Estate and it’s an honor to be recognized for the second year in a row as a top producer at South Bay’s leading brokerage.Read More
COURTESY OF MERCURY INSURANCE - Now that 2018 is in our rear-view mirror, we’ve taken a look back at some of the “what’s hot,” “top 10” and “hot trends” lists for home remodeling ideas that show up each December. If you’re planning to remodel your home, here are some home renovation ideas for 2019…Read More
With the Rams playing in Super Bowl 53, there is no shortage of local sports bars offering specials, raffles and entertainment in the South Bay. If you're still looking for a place to watch, this round-up may be helpful.Read More
The 2018 housing market saw a lot of ups and downs, with sellers benefitting from soaring prices and low mortgage rates. In recent months, however, price growth has slowed and rates are again on the rise. Will 2019 be the year of the buyer or the seller? Here are three arguments for both, based on the coming year’s forecast.Read More