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Want to buy a replacement home, but need to sell to buy?

Want to buy a replacement home, but need to sell to buy?

Selling your home contingent on finding replacement property, it can be done in this market. Good news for seller’s, if you don’t find a replacement in the given time period , you don’t have to move. Sometimes getting your home into escrow…

What are Proposition 60 & 90?

What are Proposition 60 & 90?

Example of trading down, this client sold her home on Aneta and is purchasing Ventura Canyon. They are constitutional initiatives passed by California voters. They provide property tax relief by preventing reassessment when a senior citizen sells his/her existing residence…

ValueBoost Program

ValueBoost Program

ValueBoost™ is a proud offering of Archway Masters Design and Construction, affording homeowners the opportunity to renovate in an effort to add value to their homes to compete better in the marketplace when listing with no out of pocket costs…

Painting Your Home’s Exterior

Painting Your Home’s Exterior

Is painting the outside of your home on your to-do list this summer? There’s nothing that spruces up the exterior more than a fresh coat of paint, especially if you’re getting ready to sell. If you’re planning to do the…

How to Make Buyers Fall in Love With Your Home

How to Make Buyers Fall in Love With Your Home

When a buyer decides to make an offer on your home, they usually make the decision with their heart, not their head. Buying a home is an emotional decision, and smart sellers will leverage this information to make the quickest…

What Is Escrow?

What Is Escrow?

If you’re buying a home, you are going to come across this word many times during the process – escrow. If you’re a first time homebuyer, you may have no idea what it means. Even if you have bought a…