Monthly Archives: March 2013

California Luxury Market Update: Trends

Historically low interest rates Realistic home prices and greater affordability Low inventory Multiple offers for well-priced, quality properties Flippers, speculators and design/build teams are returning to the market Continuing influx of short sales as lenders are finally unloading properties Sale … Continue reading

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Early 2013 California Housing Knowledge

Ron Peltier [Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of HomeServices of America, Inc., a Berkshire Hathaway affiliate and the nation’s second-largest full-service residential real estate brokerage firm] predicted that, “The year 2012 will be transformational, from correction and continued distress, to … Continue reading

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The City National Economic Forecast & Market Update 2013: A Focus on China

          Janice attended The City National Economic Forecast & Market Update 2013: A Focus on China on February 21, 2013. In the photo, left to right: Mark Forbes, Executive Vice President, Real Estate, City National Bank, … Continue reading

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Orange County Collection Caravan

          Date: February 19, 2013 Time: 11:30am -1:00pm Place: 177 Monarch Bay, Dana Point By Invitation Only On Invite: “Luxury Properties Director Janice Lee from our Pasadena office will be joining us to share the insights … Continue reading

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Save Big with a Shorter-Term Loan

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February 2013 Residential San Marino Real Estate Activities

        Please click on image to view larger image. Then click on larger image to zoom in. We continue to have a low inventory situation!  Only 8 solds in the month of Feb!  (9 solds in the … Continue reading

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Top 10 Remodeling Projects

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2012 Residential San Marino Real Estate Activities

        Please click on image to view larger in new window.  Then enlarge screen to see full-sized image. The San Marino Real Estate Market has picked up since the prior year; there were 169 recorded sold compared … Continue reading

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California Home Prices: A History

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