How to Find a Good Real Estate Agent in Los Angeles

Hiring a real estate agent in Los Angeles can be frustrating. So what are the steps on how to find a good real estate agent in Los Angeles? Many local large real estate brokers will spend thousands of dollars each month to ensure that their agents are the most visible, whether it be online, in the … Continued

Help, I’m Behind in My Mortgage Payments in California – SPShomes

When you fall behind on your mortgage payments on your California home, it can feel like you’re drowning in debt. Even if you’re able to make your monthly payment, catching up on a past due balance can be an overwhelming challenge. There are a few options that can help you to avoid foreclosure in California and maybe … Continued

The State of the Market for Buyers in Los Angeles California

Is it still a buyer’s market today in Los Angeles? As experts in the Los Angeles real estate market, we get asked this question a lot. The answer isn’t as simple as yes or no. The State of the Market for Buyers in Los Angeles California First off, it depends on the property type and … Continued

Why Won’t My House Sell In California?

You’re trying to sell a California house that just won’t sell? And yet – the news says the real estate market is heating up. The media is practically shouting again about multiple offers, high demand, and record-setting prices. So where’s your contract? These tips could be just what you need to help you sell your California home. … Continued

Foreclosure notice of default in California– what is it?

If you’ve gotten a foreclosure notice of default and want to know what the heck is going on, keep reading. Foreclosure notice of default is a document that has to be filed by a lender to start the process of foreclosure. The foreclosure notice of default must be sent to anyone who has an interest … Continued

Selling A House That Needs Repairs In California

If you want to sell a run-down, California house, one of the last things you will likely want to do is spend money to make it look nice. It doesn’t always make sense to repair a house before selling it. There are no guarantees that you will see a return on your investment, so in … Continued

Unpaid Property Taxes in California

Do you have unpaid property taxes in California? If so, the consequences can be very difficult to deal with. In our latest post, we will help you learn more about what’s at risk and the solutions available to you! Depending on where you live, the size and value of your home, property taxes can become … Continued

What is a Pre-Foreclosure in California?

With millions of homes across the country going into foreclosure, both buyers and mortgage holders need to understand the process. So what is a pre-foreclosure in California anyway? Many homeowners across America and California are facing difficulties in making their monthly mortgage payments. When a homeowner misses 3-6 months of mortgage payments, the lending institution will … Continued

How Do I Sell My House Without An Agent in California?

If you’re looking to sell your house or investment property in California without using a real estate agent, we can help. Although we do cooperate with brokers, sometimes it’s best to avoid paying someone to be in the middle. After all, paying 5-6% of the sale of a property in a commission is a lot of money. … Continued

What Do I Need To Do To Sell My House In California?

What Do I Need To Do To Sell My House In California? Here are some tips on how to get your home ready to sell if you’re looking for top dollar that the market will bear: *NOTE: These instructions are if you’re looking to get full retail value for your house sale.  However, if you … Continued

How to Stay in My Home After Foreclosure in Los Angeles

A recent study estimates that 47% of foreclosed properties are still occupied. When you first see that stat you may be surprised… but we’re not. What most people don’t realize is that banks aren’t in the business to own homes. They are in the business to loan people money. But when they have to foreclose … Continued

8 Tips On Downsizing Your Home

Downsizing your home can be beneficial no matter what stage of life you are in. Having all that extra stuff can feel cumbersome and overwhelming. In our latest post, we discuss easy ways to downsize your house without all the stress. With each year that passes, it seems that most of us gain more and … Continued

What happens when you inherit a house in California?

Inheriting a house is one of the few big surprises that life brings us sometimes. But what happens when you inherit a house in California? As much as you may want to keep an inherited house, sometimes you may be forced to consider putting it up for sale. Well, selling an inherited house can be … Continued