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Author Bio: With over 21 years of experience in real estate, Jon’s knowledge of the real estate market and real estate industry is exceptional. Jon started investing in real estate before he decided to obtain his Real Estate Salesperson's License. Jon currently lives in Long Beach California; Jon is a native of Long Beach & has deep passion for Long Beach California and its rich culture. Jon provides the best local area and relocation information, tips for the investors, buyers, and sellers, current market reports, mortgage rates and much more…..
 The Belmont Shore Christmas Parade “A Candy Land Christmas.”   This year’s Belmont Shore Christmas Parade doesn’t get much sweeter than this year’s theme  “A Candy Land Christmas.” Organizer Dede Rossi promises this Saturday night onlookers can expect to see plenty of red-and-white-stripped conf...
 What Are The Rules On Raising The Rent?    Are you renting “or” are you planning on becoming a renter? If so, you should know the rules about rent increases. Those that rent will tell you “rent increases are never fun.” Yet, most renters (when it’s time to renew their lease) have to hold their b...
 Selling & Showing Your Home   Selling some things are easier than selling others things. And there is little debate that selling a home is the most valuable, demanding asset one can sell. And to sell a home properly whether it’s an open house, private showing, or lockbox showing; your home shoul...
 Breaking Out The Crystal Ball For Interest Rates Under Trump’s Watch  Will interest rates continue to go up or is this just and unexpected reaction to Donald winning the election? No crystal ball needed when reporting that mortgage rates have been on an upward trend for the past few weeks. But t...
 Forecasting The Housing Market Under Trump.    The housing market is pretty complex and has a lot of moving parts. How are mortgage rates? How is buyer and seller sentiment? Are homebuilders building? How’s housing inventory? How’s the economy? To correctly predict the housing market you have to...
 Laugh Often, Laugh Wildly!  Were you aware that the average 4-year-old laughs 300 times a day while the average 40-year-old laughs four times a day? So why do I say laugh often, laugh wildly? Laughter is the best self-prescribed medicine. And don’t just take my word for it; here is the science b...
 When Your Neighbors List Their Home for Sale  To your surprise – your next door neighbor just posted a for sale sign. How does the impending sale of your next door neighbors home affect you and what should you do? You purchased and moved into your home two years ago, but because of constant acce...
 A Big Shift in FHA’S Condo Requirements.  A win-win as FHA “finally” lowers owner-occupancy requirement for condos: Federal Housing Administration (FHA) Principle Deputy Assistant Secretary Edward Golding, announced at last year’s National Association of Realtors (NAR) Conference and Expo they'r...
 Sellers: Take Control Of Your Destiny  Before you sell your home, just know that you have a lot more control of your destiny than you think. Most all homeowners looking to sell typically want their home to sell as fast as possible and sell for top dollar. That is why it can be very upsetting whe...
 How to Win the Home Bidding War With an “Escalation Clause.”  In certain areas, due to real estate market across the country heating up and competitive buying situations, bidding wars are becoming the norm. For those home buyers facing a competitive market – submitting a highest and best offer i...

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