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Kitchen and Bathroom Remodeling for the Future: An Interview with Cornerstone Design & Remodel Kitchen and Bathroom Remodeling for the Future: An Interview with Cornerstone Design & Remodel

By Kristen Bosse

We interview Cornerstone Design & Remodel about their use with the newest innovative materials, and how they use their skills to create practical spaces for their customers' needs.

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When Does Homeowners Insurance go Into Effect? When Does Homeowners Insurance go Into Effect?

By Mary Lamphere

Understanding when your homeowners insurance goes into effect and what is covered is an essential part of protecting your investment. Inside, we review some of the more significant aspects of homeowners insurance.

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The Pros and Cons of Pocket Listings The Pros and Cons of Pocket Listings

By Tabitha Naylor

Pocket listings are properties people are looking or willing to sell but do not appear on any Multi Listing Service. Inside, we examine the pros and cons, whether obvious or not, of utilizing this type of listing.

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Five Best Towns for Investors in Los Angeles County Five Best Towns for Investors in Los Angeles County

By Colleen Colkitt

Looking to make a profitable investment in Southern California? Los Angeles County is full of attractive areas for investors! Inside, we spotlight five great towns to trust your finances in.

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What Is A Pocket Listing What Is A Pocket Listing

By Tabitha Naylor

Most people quickly become familiar with the MLS or multi Listing service when you engage the services of a realtor, but there are other ways to get your home sold

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What to Look for in Your Real Estate Lawyer: An Interview with Spital & Associates What to Look for in Your Real Estate Lawyer: An Interview with Spital & Associates

By Kristen Bosse

We interview Spital and Associates about their residential real estate law services and how to make sure you are represented fairly throughout your home sale or purchase.

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Can a Mortgage Note be Negotiated? Can a Mortgage Note be Negotiated?

By Mary Lamphere

You may think that the rates set forth by a lender are written in stone, but in all actuality many of the items included in the mortgage note can be negotiated prior to closing.

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What You Can Learn from Your Home Inspector: An Interview with Alliance Home Inspections What You Can Learn from Your Home Inspector: An Interview with Alliance Home Inspections

By Kristen Bosse

We interview Alliance Home Inspections about what you can potentially learn from your home inspector and the true benefit of a quality home inspection.

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Why You Need (Yes, Need!) a Buyer Agent Why You Need (Yes, Need!) a Buyer Agent

By Tiffany Raiford

Working specifically for you, a buyer's agent can help negotiate prices, define the terms of a contract, and find your dream home. Buyer's agents come at no cost to you, but can provide invaluable assistance.

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Top Five Family Friendly Towns in LA County Top Five Family Friendly Towns in LA County

By Tabitha Naylor

Life in LA county isn't limited to celebrity sightings and daily surfing jaunts. The county also boasts a strong lineup of family friendly towns that just might fit your desired lifestyle. Inside, we highlight five towns that offer some of the county's best family experiences.

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