Tag Archives: California Association of REALTORs

California Legislature Considers New Tax on Homeowners – SB 391

California Legislature Considers New Tax on Homeowners – SB 391 The CA state legislature has been considering a new tax that would be imposed on homeowners who need to record certain documents with their counties. This $75 per document tax … Continue reading

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California Law on Smoke Detector Device Specifications Has Changed

California Law on Smoke Detector Device Specifications Has Changed BY HARRISON K. LONG  –  Professional Real Estate Sales Representative, Real estate broker, Orange County, CA. California law requires smoke detectors at homes and residential properties and that sellers are required … Continue reading

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Top Reasons to Sell Your Orange County CA Home in this Market

Top Reasons to Sell Your Orange County CA Home in this Market   1.  Moving for family or financial reasons. 2.  Moving up or to a larger home – Good Orange County home selling prices present sellers with options to … Continue reading

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Newport Beach CA Real Estate Sales Are Up 30 Percent This Year

Newport Beach CA home sales have been up so far this year 2012 – as compared with last year 2011. 71 Newport Beach homes have sold with closed escrows so far this month – as of August 30, 2012 – with … Continue reading

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Newport Beach CA Real Estate Update – Ocean Oriented and Pricey Properties

Newport Beach CA home selling is like other areas with pricey properties – market time slower for selling than other less expensive cities. Newport Beach has average selling price of almost $1.4 million for homes – and market time is about 5.6 … Continue reading

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East Costa Mesa CA Homes and Real Estate Update

East Costa Mesa CA is a popular area for residential living and investment – originally developed in the early 1950s with commercial areas near 17th Street and Westcliff Drive. People are attracted to East Costa Mesa at least in part because of close … Continue reading

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Costa Mesa CA Real Estate Needs More Property Listings

Costa Mesa CA real estate has markets like other areas at South Orange County – with not enough active listings – as compared with high number of short sales now under contract. 88 Costa Mesa homes are now listed for sale … Continue reading

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Turtle Rock Irvine CA Real Estate – Exceptional Properties and Buyer Demand

Turtle Rock at Irvine CA residents and property owners have much to be happy about. Communities with some of the best and well-respected public elementary and other schools in Southern California Job opportunities nearby with good companies in private industry, … Continue reading

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Irvine Chamber of Commerce Annual Mayor’s Business Breakfast – May 18, 2012

Irvine CA Chamber of Commerce is a successful enterprise supporting business and private development in the city – and hosted its annual Mayor’s Business breakfast again this year on Friday, May 18, 2012 – which was attended by more than … Continue reading

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Fast Buyers Now Dominate Orange County CA Home Selling Market

Orange County CA home selling stays hot with fast buyers climbing over each other at market to find a good deal. This buyer excitement creates lots of competition for foreclosures and popular properties priced at under $750k. Orange County has only 14 days of … Continue reading

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