2021 Year End Coldwell Banker Performance Rankings

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=925p_Ch0aVY Here’s a quick update on the 2021 year-end performance rankings for Coldwell Banker. We are so honored to be a part of the company and want to share with you all the things we are accomplishing. As always, if you’d like more information on buying or selling, let us know.  Did you know that […]

A Key To Building Wealth Is Homeownership

The link between financial security and homeownership is especially important today as inflation rises.  But many people may not realize just how much owning a home contributes to your overall net worth. As Leslie Rouda Smith, President of the National Association of Realtors (NAR), says: “Homeownership is rewarding in so many ways and can serve […]

What You Can Expect from the Spring Housing Market

As the spring housing market kicks off, you likely want to know what you can expect this season when it comes to buying or selling a house. While there are multiple factors causing some uncertainty, including the conflict overseas, rising inflation, and the first rate increase from the Federal Reserve in over three years — […]

What You Need To Know if You’re Thinking About Building a Home

If you’re ready to move up, you may be trying to decide whether you want to buy a home that’s already on the market or build a new one. And since the supply of homes available for sale today is low, you’re willing to consider either avenue. While home builders are doing everything they can […]

Drake Upgrades to $75M Mansion in Beverly Hills

With his Hidden Hills compound on the market at $22.2 million, hip hop royalty Drake was in need of a new place to hang his hat. The rapper found it in this celebrity heirloom, which was originally owned by Guess co-founder Maurice Marciano (Marciano’s other heavyweight L.A. estate, now owned by casino billionaire Steve Wynn, […]

The Many Benefits of Homeownership

The past two years have taught us the true value of homeownership, especially the stability and the feeling of accomplishment it can provide. But homeownership has so much more to offer. Here’s a look at a few of the non-financial and financial benefits of owning a home. If you’re looking to buy a home today, […]

Making sense of the mortgage interest deduction…

The mortgage interest deduction has long been cited as a reason to become a homeowner. “Buy a home, and you’ll save money come tax-time” has passed as smart financial advice for years now. It is a benefit that renters don’t qualify for, so it is a potential benefit of homeownership. It’s not that straightforward, however, […]

A 12-step guide for selling your home…

So, you’ve decided to sell your house—now what? There are many steps involved, and the whole process can sometimes seem confusing, even overwhelming. Well, we’re here to help. While each home sale can be just a little different, there are a few things that they will have in common. We’ve put together a handy guide […]

2022 Audi A8 Lineup Streamlined; S8 Gets a Price Chop to $118K

Audi is keeping its top-tier A8 competitive for the new model year by increasing the bells and whistles — and trimming the price of the flagship in the lineup, the S8. The greater showroom appeal comes at a cost, but a negligible one: Audi has whittled away the trims that don’t sell. The company has […]

Get Prepped for Growing Season

Dust off your garden gnomes! Spring is just around the corner, and gardeners across the country are counting down the days. Here are 3 steps you can take right now to prepare for the growing season. Plan for successWhether your passion is growing your own food, or you prefer ornamental landscaping, or both, creating a […]