The Home Buyer Guide

Welcome to your Home Buyer Resource. In today’s quickly changing real estate market, it is important to stay educated on the market and aware of the latest topics. Visit here to find relevant and useful information to assist you in your next purchase. Whether you are a first-time home buyer or a seasoned investor, we will provide you with powerful market information, buyer tips and the latest statistical data for our area. Our goal is to save you time and money. If you have any specific questions for us, we can be reached through email or on Facebook. We look forward to interacting with you and offering guidance with your next successful real estate transaction.

Thumbnail image for NEW LISTING!  4104 GOODLAND AVENUE, STUDIO CITY 91604

NEW LISTING! 4104 GOODLAND AVENUE, STUDIO CITY 91604

by Mario Acosta May 7, 2016 Buyers

4104 Goodland Ave, Studio City – 5 Bedroom + 3 Bathrooms — $1,288,000

First time on market in over 40 Years!  Classic Cape Cod home located South-of-the-Blvd in prime Studio City location with fantastic curb appeal.  Cosmetic fixer with upside potential, move-in or build your dream home!  Nearly 2,700 square feet of living space with 5 …

Read the full article →
Thumbnail image for NEW LISTING!  5703 RANCHITO AVENUE, VALLEY GLEN CA 91401

NEW LISTING! 5703 RANCHITO AVENUE, VALLEY GLEN CA 91401

by Mario Acosta February 26, 2016 Buyers

5703 Ranchito Avenue, Valley Glen CA 91401

3 Bedrooms, 3 Bathrooms, 1472 square feet with Pool — Click Here for Virtual Tour:   www.5703Ranchito.com

A great Valley Glen neighborhood, a pretty tree lined street, and an incredibly charming 3 bdrm 3 bath traditional home. What could be sweeter? Light and bright, the open floorplan welcomes you with beautiful …

Read the full article →
Thumbnail image for New Listing! Perfect Move In Condition!

New Listing! Perfect Move In Condition!

by Mario Acosta January 19, 2016 Buyers

18120 Sundowner Way #1123, Canyon Country 91387 

List Price $237,500

Perfect Move In Condition! Beautiful Corner Unit Offering Excellent Privacy.

This light and bright 3 bedroom and 2 bath townhouse features a great open kitchen with refinished cabinets, new kitchen sink, fresh paint, newer dishwasher and new microwave. The good sized master bedroom with a private bathroom also …

Read the full article →
Thumbnail image for NEW LISTING!  5972 Vesper Avenue, Sherman Oaks CA 91411

NEW LISTING! 5972 Vesper Avenue, Sherman Oaks CA 91411

by Mario Acosta November 16, 2015 First-Time Home Buyers

For a Full Tour Click:  https://youtu.be/EdTQZujLaSs

5972 Vesper Avenue, Sherman Oaks CA 91411  –   List Price $839,000

COVETED KESTER AVE SCHOOL DISTRICT! 4 BR + 3 BA + 2100 SQFT & OVERSIZED LOT

Not your typical Valley house!  This 1 story Traditional home is spacious and has …

Read the full article →
Thumbnail image for NEW LISTING: Beautifully renovated 1940’s Traditional in coveted Colfax Meadows

NEW LISTING: Beautifully renovated 1940’s Traditional in coveted Colfax Meadows

by Mario Acosta August 25, 2015 Buyers

4313 Camellia Avenue, Studio City 91604

5 beds 4 baths 2,750 sqft – For Full Tour Click here

Beautifully renovated 1940’s Traditional in coveted Colfax Meadows named one of the Ten Best Neighborhoods in LA!

Second story addition and interiors designed by renowned architect Richard Olander.  The formal entryway welcomes you to …

Read the full article →
Thumbnail image for First-Time Home Buyer’s Guide to Making an Offer

First-Time Home Buyer’s Guide to Making an Offer

by Mario Acosta August 25, 2015 Buyers

You’ve mastered the search process and know all the questions to ask at an open house. Now make sure you’re really ready to make your first offer.

After months, maybe even years, of looking at homes online, going to open houses and stalking listing data, the time has come. You’ve fallen for a home, and you’re ready to make …

Read the full article →
Thumbnail image for Real Estate Advice: 6 Condo Inspection Red Flags To Watch Out For

Real Estate Advice: 6 Condo Inspection Red Flags To Watch Out For

by Mario Acosta August 18, 2015 Buyers

Aside from condo association fees, shared walls, and elevators, there’s another thing that separates an apartment from a home – the inspection.

“Purchasing a condo versus a single-family home definitely creates some different items to address,” says real estate agent Ryan Willis of Boxwood Realty.

There are several condo inspections that are much different from a home …

Read the full article →

9 Common Real Estate Myths That Plague Buyers and Sellers

by Mario Acosta August 4, 2015 Buyers

Even though most people are rarely part of a real estate transaction, everyone believes they are an expert.

While there’s a prevailing belief that buying without a real estate agent will save you money, the truth is you’re almost always better off working with a pro.

Buying or selling a house is not something most of us …

Read the full article →
Thumbnail image for Is real estate a good investment?

Is real estate a good investment?

by Mario Acosta July 28, 2015 Buyers

Last decade’s housing bubble is becoming a distant memory. Mortgage rates are near historic lows, interest-only loans are back and everyone loves real estate as an investment again.

More than 1 in 4 Americans (27 percent) said real estate was the best investment for money they would not need for at least a decade, according to …

Read the full article →
Thumbnail image for United Wholesale Mortgage now offers interest-only financing.

United Wholesale Mortgage now offers interest-only financing.

by Mario Acosta July 23, 2015 Buyers

United Wholesale Mortgage just rolled out a new product. Designed to help borrowers save money with lower mortgage payments

the company will now offer an interest-only financing program for borrowers who want to save on additional, monthly discretionary income.

The program requires a 20% down payment on the cost of a loan, and borrowers must have a …

Read the full article →
Page 1 of 912345»...Last »