Real Estate

Hilton & Hyland – Top 6 Featured Listings That Just Hit the Market

1091 LAUREL WAY, BEVERLY HILLS, CA 90210 This luxurious private gated estate merges classical architecture with contemporary interior design. Pass through a grand double-door entrance into a spectacular foyer where an over 30-foot high ceiling entry with a bronze dual staircase opens to a dramatic floor plan with seamless indoor-outdoor living. Resembling the [...]

By |2018-09-27T19:17:58+00:00September 27th, 2018|Real Estate, Real Estate News|

Percentage of First-Time Home Buyers Reached 17-Year High in 2017

Spurred by the long-awaited arrival of Millennials to the housing market, the percentage of first-time home buyers  in the U.S. showed a notable increase in 2017. According to a new report, 38 percent of all U.S. single-family home purchases last year were by first time home buyers. That share marks a 17-year high and a [...]

California Housing Market Shows Signs of Slowing

Pending home sales in California fell for the fourth consecutive month in October, reflecting a continued cooling of the state's housing market. The drops were particularly acute in Southern California and the Bay Area. According to a new report from the California Association of Realtors, pending home sales statewide in October were down 2.6% from [...]

By |2017-12-01T22:29:09+00:00December 1st, 2017|Los Angeles Real Estate, Real Estate, Real Estate News|

Ivy Station in Culver City Could be Attractive Option for DTLA Commuters

Rendering of Ivy Station complex in Culver City ((Killefer Flammang Architects) Culver City has undergone drastic changed the last 15 years, transforming the “formerly insulated bedroom community into a more of an urban hub,” according to a recent report from the Los Angeles Times. The latest project in the pipeline is the $300 [...]

At $550,000, Median Price of A Los Angeles Home Matches All-Time High

The median price of a home in Los Angeles hit $550,000 in April, equaling the record-high set in the summer of 2007. However, while that peak was followed by a sharp decline in home prices, housing experts told the Los Angeles Times such a dramatic fall is highly unlikely this time around. According to the [...]

Home Sales Down 6.4% in Los Angeles in April; Prices Still Rising

After a blistering first three months of the year, home sales in California finally cooled in April. According to the California Association of Realtors, a lack of available homes helped sales statewide to fall by 2.4% in April. The drop-off was even more pronounced in Los Angeles, as sales fell by 6.4 percent in the L.A. metroplex [...]

By |2017-05-18T22:09:14+00:00May 18th, 2017|Beth's Blog, Real Estate, Real Estate News|

15 Beautifully Designed Swimming Pools

What could be more enticing in summer than a swimming pool rippling gently in the afternoon breeze? While every pool is refreshing, a well-designed one can also bring drama to the landscape, which may be why they have played such memorable roles in cinema. In The Graduate, for example, when young Ben (Dustin Hoffman) wasn’t [...]

By |2017-05-11T22:53:28+00:00May 11th, 2017|Real Estate|

Sales of Brand-New Homes Spiked in March, Report Finds

As the supply of existing homes-for-sale plummets to historic lows, buyers are increasingly turning to newly-built residences. According to the Commerce Department, sales of brand-new single family homes in the U.S. increased by 5.8 percent in March to a seasonally-adjusted 621,000 units. It rates as one of the biggest months since the Great Recession. New [...]

By |2017-04-27T19:31:42+00:00April 27th, 2017|Beth's Blog, Real Estate, Real Estate News|