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Get Your Home Interior Show Ready

If you are selling your home, you want to keep it in “show ready” condition as long as it is listed. This way, it always looks nice when buyers come to preview the property. You want your home to look as attractive and clean as possible...

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Secrets to Writing a Better Purchase Offer

When you are buying a house—especially in a fast-moving seller’s market like we have had in 2021—you have to make your purchase offer as competitive and attractive as possible. Home sellers may be receiving multiple offers, so you hav...

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Fall Events & Activities in Pasadena

Fall is in the air in Pasadena. I always enjoy this time of year in Southern California, when the Santa Ana winds are blowing. Just make sure to practice good fire safety cleanup around your property if you live in the foothills! It’s ...

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The Quintessential California Ranch Estate

1752 Riverside Drive in Glendale is on the market for the first time in more than 37 years. This is the quintessential California ranch compound with a beautiful luxury estate home and exceptional equestrian features. An Equestrian’s Dre...

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Community Profile: South Pasadena

In the late 1800s, the residents of South Pasadena voted to separate from Pasadena. They created a small, independent community of around 500 people. Today, there are roughly 25,000 residents of South Pasadena. This city is located in the West ...

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How to Best Position Your Property for Sale

Throughout my career, I’ve sold hundreds of millions of dollars in property. Over the years, I’ve learned a thing or two about how to sell homes for maximum profit. I’ve honed strategies that apply in any market and I know the mistake...

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The Secrets of Landscape Architecture Design

Heather Lenkin spent many years as an award-winning landscape designer and president of Lenkin Design. She is now working as an international cultural and historic preservationist. However, many of her landscape architectural design tips sh...

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Me and My Piano—A True Love Story

One thing many of my real estate clients may not know about me is that I am a classically trained pianist. I’ve performed as a soloist all over the world, and I’ve collaborated with some of the world’s finest musicians and vocalists a...

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