California’s Real Estate Market in March 2015

Both home prices and sales are increasing in California, as of last month. In March 2015, there were 391,680 closed escrows of existing, single-family detached homes in our state (according to data pulled from the CALIFORNIA ASSOCIATION OF REALTORS). From the previous month, sales were up 6.3 percent from February’s 368,400 closed escrows. And from …

Continue reading ‘California’s Real Estate Market in March 2015’ »

Balboa Village Fest

Experience The Taste of Balboa at Balboa Fun Zone with some of the area’s best restaurants. Enjoy the Strada Dell’Arte chalk artists, shopping, U2 cover band, kids activities, race boats and more. When: April 19 | 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Where: 600 E. Bay Ave., Newport Beach More information: 949.644.1023.

California home prices at four-year high

The California Association of Realtors (C.A.R.) continued to report a shortage of inventory in September, which is limiting home sales but seems to be pushing up median home prices. According to C.A.R., the median home price in California is now at the highest level in more than four years. The statewide median price of an …

Continue reading ‘California home prices at four-year high’ »

California Anti-Blight Bill Signed into Law

California Anti-Blight Bill Signed into Law “California governor Edmund G. Brown signed into law a bill to help combat neighborhood blight, state attorney general Kamala Harris announced Monday. The bill—AB 2314—gives new homeowners additional time to fix any code violations in a home before local agencies move in to enforce the codes. It also extends …

Continue reading ‘California Anti-Blight Bill Signed into Law’ »