beverly hills real estate blogs: The Beverly Hills Real Estate blog Saturday 7-18-09 - 07/18/09 09:30 AM

The Beverly Hills Real Estate blog Saturday 7-18-09 
Good morning and welcome.  It's Saturday!  Another warm one for the southland much like yesterday.   Today means,  www.themlsweekendopenhouseguide.com  Call us if you need assistance.
Tiger out f British Open--- but Tom Watson---59 years old, leads!  The weather there so far has been bearable... Let's see what today brings. 
Today sunny and warm like yesterday around here.
 
NEW LOAN DISCLOSURE RULES MAY POTENTIALLY AFFECT CLOSE OF ESCROW
Starting July 30, 2009, if the APR on an initial Good Faith Estimate is no longer accurate (within a 0.125% range) at close of escrow, … (0 comments)

beverly hills real estate blogs: The Beverly Hills Real Estate blog Sunday 7-12-09 - 07/12/09 10:53 AM

Today, Sunday. promises to be a beautiful one... A little warm out in the valleys... We hope you enjoy the 2 days off...
The weekend means:themlsweekendopenhouseguide.com  Please use this great guide to educate yourself to what's out there.
Should you see something you like, call us.  We service the following areas: Los Angeles including Westside, Santa Monica, Pacific Palisades, Brentwood, Malibu, Marina Del Rey, Venice, Mar Vista, Palms, Culver City, Century City, Beach Cities,  West Hollywood, West Los Angeles,  Beverly Hills, Bel Air, Playa Del Rey, Playa Vista and beyond. . .
Let us help you relocate to a new home … (0 comments)

beverly hills real estate blogs: The Beverly Hills Real Estate blog Saturday 7-11-09 - 07/11/09 09:54 AM

Today is 7-11 Saturday.  Feel lucky?  Sunny and continued warm.  Dodgers rally in the 9th and win in the 10th.  A great team.  Speaking of that... Did you listeb to the KMET reunion yesterday?  It was great hearing all my old friends again.  Why isn't there another kmet?  I know why-email me... if you'd like to know.
The weekend means:themlsweekendopenhouseguide.com  Please use this great guide to educate yourself to what's out there.
Council Member Tom LaBonges' newsletter is here:
Tom had three big events this week:  A Community Congress on Tuesday night, a Tour LaBonge bike ride on Wednesday night … (0 comments)

beverly hills real estate blogs: The Beverly Hills Real Estate blog Friday 7-10-09 - 07/10/09 09:42 AM

Good morning... Friday in paradise.  About 78 along the coast, mid 80's downtown and in the 90's as you travel further inland.  Another Dodger win.  Hope all is going well with you.  Tomorrow the weekend real estate guide will be posted.
Today, another alert for agents from CAR.
DRE LICENSE NUMBER MUST BE ON SOLICITATION MATERIALS
The California Department of Real Estate (DRE) has recently adopted a new regulation clarifying the law that requires DRE license numbers on business cards and all other solicitation materials intended to be the first point of contact with consumers.  The licensing law came into effect … (0 comments)

beverly hills real estate blogs: The Beverly Hills Real Estate blog Thursday 7-09-09 - 07/09/09 09:33 AM

 
Good morning... Thursday in paradise.  About 72 along the coast, 82 downtown and in the 90's as you travel further inland.
Big WARNING for AGENTS AND BROKERS. A Dial and Pay Scam: Here's the info from our Broker Michael Nourmand.
Dear Agents, > >I got this email today. > >-----Original Message----- >From: Elizabeth Casey [mailto:lizcasey@zapak.com] >Sent: Wednesday, July 08, 2009 9:36 AM >To: Michael Nourmand >Subject: viewing appointment > >Hi there, > >I am interested in viewing one of your properties while on my holiday >here, could you please call me on my overseas mobile +882 135 503 28 … (0 comments)

beverly hills real estate blogs: The Beverly Hills Real Estate blog Wednesday 7-08-09 - 07/08/09 10:09 AM

Wednesday July 8th, 2009. That would be; 7-8-09
The Michael Jacvkson Memorial yesterday in LA was something this city should be proud of.  No riots, fires or fights... just a well behaved throng of Jackson fans.  The farewell ceremony was beautiful.  The "City of Angeles," was just that yesterday.  We love LA.
 
Sunny and warm again today... much like yesterday... a perfect day.  The Dodgers continue to roll - what a team!
 
Real estate news from the president of CAR:
Dear C.A.R. Member:
 
We have good news to report: Property profiles again may be provided to you … (0 comments)

beverly hills real estate blogs: Beverly Hills Real Estate blog Monday 7-06-09 - 07/06/09 09:02 AM

Monday!  Hope you had a great weekend.  We sure did.  It was relaxing and uplifting.  We live in the greatest country on earth. 
Today's weather, pretty much like all last week... maybe a bit warmer especially out in the valleys.... upper 90's forecast!  Stay cool.
 
Tiger, the Dogers and Angels win.  A perfect sports weekend.
 
Real Estate warning... Once again the LA Times printing a  story about Foreclosure Rescue Scams.  With the rise in foreclosures comes a greater chance of getting scammed ttrying to save your home.  Please exercise caution and only use a lender you can trust … (0 comments)

beverly hills real estate blogs: Beverly hills real estate blog Sunday 7-05-09 - 07/05/09 10:18 AM

Sunday morning... Happy 5th of July!  Today another day like yesterday.  Temps about the same might be a few degrees warmer in the inland areas..  Morning fog near the coast clearing to sunshine.  Watched The Boston Pops TV 4th of July fireworks show last night on CBS and found it very uplifting.  It was fantastic to see Americans celebrating America.
Sad news from our office: Nourmand & Associates---
Our kind, warm, dependable, huggable Wilma Winer has passed away. Our hearts are broken, saddened with tremendous grief. Wilma was a wonderful friend, she was always nurturing and giving. A truly espected member … (0 comments)

beverly hills real estate blogs: Beverly Hills Real Estate Blog Friday 7-03-09 - 07/03/09 09:15 AM

Good morning Friday, the long weekend is here.  Isn't that great!  It's going to be much like yesterday all weekend long. and maybe a few degrees cooler in the warmer areas.  Today at noon, The Fish report with a beat on KLOS. Here's a link:
http://search.yahoo.com/search?ei=UTF-8&fr=yfp-t-501-s&p=listen+to+95.5+klos+los+angeles&rs=0&fr2=rs-topAlso re-airing at 8pm on Jim Ladd's show.  Listen and laugh.
 
Searching for a bottom in the housing market
With consumer confidence rising in May to its highest level in eight months, housing starts increasing more than 17 percent in May compared with the previous month, and sales of existing homes climbing 2.9 percent … (0 comments)

beverly hills real estate blogs: Beverly Hills Real Estate blog Thursday 7-02-09 - 07/02/09 09:38 AM

Thursday the 2nd of July and it will be a few degrees cooler.  Nice weather though.  Tomorrow at around noon time 05.5 KLOS radio will feature the Fish Report with a Beat with Cynthia Fox and me.  You have to listen... it's as sick as ever!  It will repeat on Jim Ladd's show in the evening as well.
 
From CAR:
TITLE COMPANIES TRIM DOWN PROPERTY PROFILES IN RESPONSE TO DEPARTMENT OF INSURANCE LETTER
Effective immediately, title companies may be eliminating much of the information they provide on property profiles.  The California Department of Insurance recently issued a letter taking … (0 comments)

beverly hills real estate blogs: Beverly Hills Real Estate blog Wednesday7-01-09 - 07/01/09 10:00 AM

 
 
It's Wednesday uno de Julio, July 1st and today will be much like yesterday on the weather front.  Suny and warm.
Welcome to our blog  serving Los Angeles area including Westside, Santa Monica, Pacific Palisades, Brentwood, Malibu, Marina Del Rey, Venice, Mar Vista, Palms, Culver City, Century City, Beach Cities, West Hollywood, West Los Angeles,  Beverly Hills, Bel Air, Playa Del Rey, Playa Vista and beyond from Westlake to Pasadena on the valley side.
 
Agent news bulliten!
 
 
Over Withholding on Independent Contractors  
Please Call Your Senator Today!
 
 
C.A.R. is opposing a proposal to … (0 comments)

beverly hills real estate blogs: Beverly Hills Real Estate Blog 6-30-09 - 06/30/09 09:11 AM

 
Good morning, Tuesday.  Foggy, cloudy in the mornings, then sunshine and warm today.  It'll be just like yesterday; 70's, 80's 90's beaches, downtown, valleys.
The Dodgers an Angles win and bothare in first place in their repective leagues.
Real estate nnews from our monthly email blast deas with a great time to buy.
With home prices down and the number of properties for sales high in many parts of the country there have been a lot of articles and blog posts about now being a great time to buy. While the consensus is that it is indeed a great … (0 comments)

beverly hills real estate blogs: Monday 6-29-09 Beverly Hills Real Estate blog - 06/29/09 09:09 AM

Welcome to our blog  serving Los Angeles area including Westside, Santa Monica, Pacific Palisades,   Brentwood, Malibu, Marina Del Rey, Venice, Mar Vista, Palms, Culver City, Century City, Beach Cities, West Hollywood, West Los Angeles, Beverly Hills, Bel Air, Playa Del Rey, Playa Vista and beyond from      Westlake to Pasadena on the valley side.
Monday morning all over again.  Can you explain to me how it is that Mondays come around so quickly and Fridays take forever to come?  It just doesn't make sense.
Sunny and warm today... Mid 70 at the beaches, 80's downtown and 90's in the valleys.  Super Southern California weather to … (0 comments)

beverly hills real estate blogs: Beverly Hills Real Estate blog Sunday 6-28-09 - 06/28/09 09:38 AM

 
Sunny Sunday morning and it will be warm again today.     
Welcome to our blog  serving Los Angeles area including Westside, Santa Monica, Pacific Palisades, Brentwood, Malibu, Marina Del Rey, Venice, Mar Vista, Palms, Culver City, Century City, Beach Cities, West Hollywood, West Los Angeles,  Beverly Hills, Bel Air, Playa Del Rey, Playa Vista and beyond from Westlake to Pasadena on the valley side.
The Dodgers lose last night but are still in 1st place by 8... The Anges lead the ALW by a half a game.  Good stuff.
Real Estate figures sow an uptrend of accepted offers in our … (0 comments)

beverly hills real estate blogs: Beverly Hills Real Estate blog Saturday 6-27-09 - 06/27/09 10:00 AM

Sunny and warm Saturday is here!  With the weekend comes the open house guide:
www.themlsweekendopenhouseguide.com 
   Please call us if you see anything of interest!
Have a blast searching for homes from you computer.  310 888 3357 is our office  number.<!--[if gte mso
 
Welcome to our blog  serving Los Angeles area including Westside, Santa Monica, Pacific Palisades, Brentwood, Malibu, Marina Del Rey, Venice, Mar Vista, Palms, Culver City, Century City, Beach Cities, West Hollywood, West Los Angeles,  Beverly Hills, Bel Air, Playa Del Rey, Playa Vista and beyond from Westlake to Pasadena on the valley side.
 
Have a … (0 comments)

beverly hills real estate blogs: Beverly Hills Real Estate blog Friday 6-26-09 - 06/26/09 09:41 AM

Friday morning... What happened yesterday?  Farrah Faucet, Michael Jackson, Ed McMahon a few days earlier?  Just goes to show you, you have to enjoy each and every day of your precious life.  Today sunny and nice temps along the coast and inland to downtown.  It will be a little warmer inthe valleys.
Today Igo to the Maryland Hilton MS Rehab Center at UCLA for the day.
We received another offer on one of our listings yesterday.  Things are beginning to break loose.  Tomorrow the real estate guide will be posted.
Need us? www.patandmelody.com  and a new website coming later today … (0 comments)

beverly hills real estate blogs: Beverly Hills Real Estate blog Thursday 6-25-09 - 06/25/09 09:01 AM

 
Good morning Thursday.  Today will be pretty much like yesterday's weather picture.
We have a back up offer on a property... Something that doesn't normally happen in a depressed market.  Like we've been saying, our market area is coming back! 
News from The Department of Real Estate.. a warning.
The DRE recently issued a fraud warning alerting consumers about loan modification scams and informing consumers of what they can do to protect themselves. The alert is available in both English and Spanish.  Last July, the DRE had fewer than 10 complaints involving loan modification companies; today the department has … (0 comments)

beverly hills real estate blogs: Beverly Hills Real Estate blog Wednesday 6-24-09 - 06/24/09 09:06 AM

Good morning it's hump day!  A day just like yesterday weather-wise.  Welcome to our blog.
Notice home sales dipped nationally... Not so much the case in our area.
From our monthly e-mail blast:
Once our clients buy a house, we tell them they need to begin thinking like an investor. Since owning any piece of real estate is likely a significant portion of their portfolios, it's crucial that they stay on top of market conditions.As your full-service professionals, we can assist you or anyone you know with their real estate needs. Call or email us and we will demonstrate the … (0 comments)

beverly hills real estate blogs: Beverly Hills Real Estate blog Tuesday 6-23-09 - 06/23/09 09:27 AM

Tuesday morning clearing to sunshine for most of the day.  Maybe a couple of clicks cooler today. 
Welcome to our blog  serving Los Angeles area including Westside, Santa Monica, Pacific Palisades, Brentwood, Malibu, Marina Del Rey, Venice, Mar Vista, Palms, Culver City, Century City, Beach Cities, West Hollywood, West Los Angeles,  Beverly Hills, Bel Air, Playa Del Rey, Playa Vista and beyond from Westlake to Pasadena on the valley side.  I hhave no idea what gives with the funky font on the blog... New computer should be here in about a week!  I believe we picked up some sort of virus... … (0 comments)

beverly hills real estate blogs: Beverly Hills Real Estate blog Monday 6-22-09 - 06/22/09 08:54 AM

Good Morning and welcome...  It's Monday-sunny and warm!  mid 80's in the valleys, low80's downtown and 70 at the beaches! The price we pay to live in paradise.  The final round of the US Open on tv right now... Bonus coverage at 6am!
 
New computer coming in about 8 days... Can't wait.
 
Real estate info:
 
Tips for selling your home to a first-time buyerFavorable home prices, low mortgage rates, and tax credits are luring many first-timers into the market.  Although favorably priced foreclosures and short sales may be the most appealing option to first-time buyers, traditional sellers … (0 comments)

 
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