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What Buyers Want - Infographic

What Buyers Want - Infographic

What Buyers Want - The typical spring buyer is on the hunt for a three-bedroom, two-bathroom home with a garage and up-to-date kitchen. However, these needs vary by generation. 

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Popular Home Improvement Projects - Infographic

Popular Home Improvement Projects - Infographic

Popular home improvement projects, and how homeowners are paying for them. 58% of homeowners plan to spend money on home improvement projects this year. What are the most popular renovations? 

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What's In A Home Value? - Infographic

What's In A Home Value? - Infographic

It's common knowledge that location, crime, and neighborhood comps can affect a home's value. But what are some of the more visible factors that influence sales prices? 

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Loving That Living Landscape - Infographic

Loving That Living Landscape - Infographic

Spring is in full bloom and for many people that means spending more time enjoying the outdoors and tending to their yards. 

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Interest Rate Impact - Infographic

Interest Rate Impact - Infographic

As interest rates increase for home buyers, not only does the monthly payment go up, but so does the amount of income needed to qualify to purchase a home.

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50 Years Of Fair Housing Law - Infographic

50 Years Of Fair Housing Law - Infographic

The Fair Housing Act protects people from discrimination when renting, buying, or securing financing for housing. Did you know under the Act, a property manager cannot deny a potential tenant's application for any person who is protected by state and/or federal fair housing laws? Check out some of the protected categories which CANNOT be considered in evaluating a tenant.

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Infographic - The Truth About Lead-Based Paint Liability

Infographic - The Truth About Lead-Based Paint Liability

If you're a California homeowner, you may have seen recent news that you will be held criminally liable if your home contains lead-based paint. This is not true and is simply a scare tactic being used by paint manufacturers that recently lost a court ruling. Find out the truth below. 

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Surviving The Remodel - Infographic

Surviving The Remodel - Infographic

More than half of couple who complete a remodeling project with a spouse or domestic partner admit to arguing during the process, and 3% even considered separation or divorce! See what couples argued about and how to remodel-proof your relationship. 

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California Dreaming - Infographic

California Dreaming - Infographic

After hitting a 10-year low in Q3 2017, slightly lower home prices and steady mortgage rates allowed more Californians to realize the dream of homeownership and purchase a home in the fourth quarter of 2017. 

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Hispanic Millennials On A Mission For Homeownership

Hispanic Millennials On A Mission For Homeownership

Buying a home is an important goal for many Hispanic millennials in California. Check out some of the differences in the attitudes and perceptions surrounding homeownership of Spanish-dominant speaking vs bilingual/English-dominate speaking Hispanics. 

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The Perfect Match Is Out There - Infographic

The Perfect Match Is Out There - With housing inventory at record lows, finding the perfect house can take some time. - Infographic
With housing inventory at record lows, finding the perfect house can take some time.
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Homeownership Achieved - Infographic

Homeownership Achieved - Infographic - Buying a home is a major rite of passage. Check out when most people expect to reach the milestone of homeownership.

Buying a home is a major rite of passage. Check out when most people expect to reach the milestone of homeownership. 

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Financial Milestone Markers - Infographic

Financial Milestone Markers - Infographic

The average consumer's life is filled with financial milestones. Take a look at this typical financial timeline and see how you stack up. 

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California Is Hot ... And Getting Hotter - Infographic

California is hot, and getting hotter - It's no secret that home buying in California can be a competitive sport. Just take a look at these market stats for 2017
California is hot, and getting hotter - It's no secret that home buying in California can be a competitive sport. Just take a look at these market stats for 2017.
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Infographic - Don't Fall Victim To Down Payment Wire Fraud

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Scammers are stealing down payments via wire fraud and getting more cleaver every day. Be sure you don't fall victim to wire fraud by following these three steps. 

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Infographic - Who's Buying Homes?

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At 30%, the primary reason buyers purchased a home in 2017 was the desire to own a home of their own. Here's who bought homes, nationwide, last year. 

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Bamboo It Up - Infographic

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 Bamboo is making its way into more home interiors. From flooring, window treatments and wall accents to furnishings and more, this sustainable material is popping up everywhere.

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