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Enhance Your Home Search with Technology

Real estate technology has already been evolving rapidly over the past decade. The pandemic took it to a whole new level as even the most old school real estate agents were forced to adopt technology just to perform basic tasks. Thankfully,...

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My Favorite Cinco de Mayo Hotspots

Unless you live under a rock, you already know that today is Cinco de Mayo! Something feels more special about the holiday this year as bars and restaurants have opened back up—at least with limited seating and expanded outdoor service. W...

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How to Improve Your Home’s Curb Appeal

There’s an old saying that you never get a second chance to make a first impression. This is extremely true in real estate. Last week, we talked about the magic of home staging and how to improve the appeal of the inside of your home. Now...

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The Magic of Home Staging

When done well, home staging can make a significant difference when selling your home. Research clearly shows that professionally staged homes sell faster and for higher prices than non-staged homes or vacant properties. This is true no mat...

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Spring Has Sprung in Los Angeles County!

As vaccinations become more readily available and COVID-19 numbers start to subside in Los Angeles County, we are seeing things slowly start to open up more and more with each passing week. We’re still far from out of the woods with this ...

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When is the Best Time to Sell Your Home?

This is a question I get almost every day as a real estate professional. Throughout my career, I’ve sold hundreds of millions of dollars in homes, and I’ve figured out the best ways to position a seller’s property no matter what the s...

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Community Profile: Pasadena

Pasadena is situated just a few minutes northeast of downtown Los Angeles, in the heart of the San Gabriel Valley. Though we serve home buyers and sellers throughout the greater LA area, The Durkovic Group is based out of Pasadena and we ha...

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Home Lighting Tips to Create the Perfect Ambiance

You can design the perfect house with all the features and rooms that you desire. You can decorate it just the way you want to reflect your style and personality. When it comes to home design, however, one factor you should never overlook i...

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Our Costa Rican Holiday Adventure

Over the Christmas and New Year’s holidays, my partner, Mark, and I took a much-needed vacation to Costa Rica. We had an amazing time exploring this beautiful country and we can’t wait to go back again soon. Mixing Business and Pleasur...

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