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6 07, 2020

How to Find Your Perfect Neighborhood in Manhattan Beach

It can take a homebuyer anywhere between a few days to several months to buy a property. You have to research everything from the area to the school system, consider your budget, and then explore on foot. Without taking the proper steps, you might miss out on the Manhattan Beach neighborhood of your dreams. Want to [...]

24 06, 2020

7 Tips for Finding Homes for Families in Manhattan Beach

Imagine bikes in the garage, kids playing in the yard, and chalk art on the driveway; there all signs your kids have settled into their new home. Throughout the entire home buying process, people consider finding the right home the most important step! Some people take as long as 10 weeks searching for their dream [...]

12 06, 2020

8 Best Family Activities for New Residents of Manhattan Beach

Recent census information revealed that April 2020 saw the sale of 623,000 new homes. That's up from 619,000 homes sold in March. People are looking to purchase new homes and one place to look in is Manhattan Beach, California. Manhattan Beach is a beautiful area to purchase your new home. It has great neighborhoods to [...]

5 05, 2020

What You Need to Know About Your First Home Mortgage

Are you looking to take out a home mortgage for the first time? If this is your first time taking out a home mortgage, there's no doubt that the experience can feel overwhelming.  However, with the right information, taking out a mortgage can be easier than you think.  Check out this guide to discover what [...]

15 04, 2020

BUYING, SELLING, AND LIVING IN MANHATTAN BEACH

Manhattan Beach offers exceptional living – it provides the best of California to its residents, and caters to a more relaxed lifestyle. From The Strand bike path to the iconic beaches, Manhattan Beach’s upscale neighborhoods attract families, outdoor enthusiasts, and those who want luxury living with ample perks at their fingertips. Because of the strong [...]

13 04, 2020

5 SURPRISING BENEFITS OF OWNING A HOME

Around 65% of Americans own a home. With the majority of folks being homeowners, there have to be some serious benefits of homeownership. So what is it? What makes owning a home so much better than renting? Read on to uncover the unexpected benefits of owning a home! THE REAL BENEFITS OF OWNING A HOME Ah, a [...]

14 03, 2020

HOME BUYING CHECKLIST: 7 STEPS TO FOLLOW

When it comes time to buy your first home, they're a lot of steps you need to take to make sure the process is as smooth as possible. Too many people make offers on a home only to feel disappointed when the deal falls through or the house doesn't turn out to be what they [...]

20 02, 2020

5 VITAL QUESTIONS TO ASK YOUR REALTOR

Buying a home will be one of your most significant investments. You probably already have some ideas of what you are looking for and your price range. You have done some research and are ready to get down to business. The only thing left for you is hiring a real estate agent. It doesn't take [...]

9 01, 2020

MANHATTAN BEACH REAL ESTATE: WHAT TO EXPECT FOR HOME PRICES IN 2020

Looking over the data for the past three years for Manhattan Beach real estate and examining the trend lines a few things come to light. These of course assume relative domestic and international stability and no significant changes to interest rates or monetary policy. I would predict a modest uptick in prices during Q1. Historically, [...]

8 11, 2019

TOP 3 TIPS FOR FINDING HOMES FOR SALE IN MANHATTAN BEACH, CA

Beautiful beaches, a mild climate, and highly rated schools combine to make Manhattan Beach, California one of the most desirable places to live in the United States. Mira Costa High School Consistently makes Newsweek’s Lists of Top American High Schools. Additionally, Manhattan Beach Unified is ranked among the top school districts in the United States by Forbes. [...]