Long Beach Real Estate Blog

  • Declutter Your Home in One Weekend

    BY Eileen Rivera

    Now that the holidays are over, are you looking around your home wondering how you’ll ever clear it of clutter? It can be a daunting task, to say the least. And while some organizing experts say it can take weeks or months to properly purge, that c...

  • How to Save on Homeowners Insurance

    BY Eileen Rivera

    When buying a house, you don’t just have to consider the purchase price. You also need to factor in the cost of homeowners insurance. The good news is -- there are ways you can save on your monthly premium. Here’s what to consider when you’re s...

  • 2018 Housing Trends

    BY Eileen Rivera

    Now that 2018 is here, it’s time to look ahead at what the year may bring for the real estate market. Though there’s no way to predict exactly what will happen, housing experts and economic forecasters can make educated guesses based on data and ...

  • Best Home Buying Apps

    BY Eileen Rivera

    The process of buying a home continues to change as more technology is developed. There are countless apps that buyers can use to search for a home, shop around for a mortgage, or explore a new neighborhood. So how do you know which apps are the be...

  • New Year’s Resolutions for Buyers and Sellers

    BY Eileen Rivera

    The New Year brings a fresh start and the opportunity to set goals and intentions for the coming months. If you’re going to be buying or selling a home in 2018, now is the time to strategize. Here are some New Year’s resolutions that will help ...

  • Average Life Span of Home Appliances

    BY Eileen Rivera

    Is it time to replace your furnace? While that question may not be at the top of your mind this holiday season, it matters if you’re buying or selling a home. Even though most major home appliances are a serious investment, the truth is that they...

  • Moving During the Holidays

    BY Eileen Rivera

    December is a busy month for most people. But when you throw moving into a new home into the mix, it can be downright hectic! So what do you do if you find yourself packing boxes during the holiday season? Follow these tips to ensure that your sanity...

  • Holiday Gifts for First Time Homebuyers

    BY Eileen Rivera

    Do you have any first time homebuyers on your holiday gift list this year? Show them how much you care and celebrate their big achievement by giving them something perfect for their new home. Here’s our list of some of the best gifts to buy your fa...

  • What To Do When Your Home Sale Falls Through

    BY Eileen Rivera

    Having your home sale fall through can be extremely disappointing. After months of preparing, accepting an offer and having your house under contract, it can be crushing to see the deal crumble in escrow. And a recent report from Trulia reveals that ...

  • Avoid These Red Flags When Buying a Home

    BY Eileen Rivera

    Purchasing a home is one of the biggest financial transactions you’ll make in your lifetime. It’s important that serious buyers do their due diligence before making any commitments on a home. If you’re buying, there are several warning signs ...