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EXCLUSIVE BUYER'S BROKER - RELOCATION CONSULTANT Robert Owen Deane - Exclusive Buyer's Broker, and an advocate for homebuyer's in the process of finding and buying a home. Exclusive Buyer's Brokers are the purist form of a homebuyer's representation; I never take a listing, I never work for a seller. My loyalty is 100% to homebuyer's. I am an Accredited Buyer's Representative (ABR) and member of REBAC; the world’s largest organization of real estate professionals focusing on BUYER representation. Many Exclusive Buyer's Agents are also members of NAEBA. This blog is The Home Buyer's Advocate, it provides homebuyers with information about the home buying process, market trends and neighborhood information in the Cities of Newport Beach, Irvine and Costa Mesa in Orange County, California.
Did high unemployment derailed many young people's plans to move out and start families?  Employment trends are positive, jobs are on the increase and the unemployment rate is dropping. Are more jobs and or higher incomes a predicting economic indicator of future birth rates? After all births re...
1776 Flags are Flying High Above Newport Beach Armed Forces Day in Newport Beach is one of an ongoing series of blog posts in my Weekend Quest category. This event takes place the weekend of May 17th to 19th in Newport Beach.  The Field of Honor: The Exchange Club of Newport Harbor celebrates Arm...
California has been attracting, and growing talented artists for well over 100-years. This Sunday is the Balboa Island Art Walk, your chance to meet select local artist.  This painting was painted by Louis Betts in 1907 to attract people from the Mid West and East Coast to California's perfect cl...
Dogs are seriously into surfing - real Hot Doggers. As evident from the Surf Dog Surf-a-thon, they can also be out to win in a no holds bared contest. No way my dog, Johnnie Walker, is going to be doing this.  Watch this sequence of photographs of a surfing event at Del Mar Dog Beach, Del Mar, S...
Are you looking for a quality new home in one of Newport Beach's water front communities? Lido Isle was developed starting in 1928 so new homes are rare but the Isle has such lasting value as a water front neighborhood that builders continue to invest in buildiing new homes. Recently one of South...
This is a follow up to a recent post about Lido Isle in Newport Beach. I spoke about the water front homes and the challenges of selling homes on interior lots. We all know water front lots sell for a premium; but how large is it? This is a brief case study of sales price trends between on water ...
Shopping should be an experience. Why do we put are stores in boxes with no windows and merchandize in a way there is rairly a "visual feast" - a time you have truly enjoyed yourself? Here in Newport Beach, A'maree's, a local tradition since 1976, have become settled in their new home. This has b...
Have you ever dreamed of living on an island with a boat in front of your home? In a location with great sailing and the perfect climate for a year around lifestyle? If you are thinking Florida or the Carolinas, think again. This is Southern California and here we do those states "three better" ...
Penterest can be seductive. Did you know that it was only launched in 2010 but is already growing rapidly - a meteroic rise from 4.9 million unique visitors in Nov 2011 to 11.7 million in January to 17.8  million visitors in June of 2012. Pinterest is now the third most popular social media afte...
Who are the people buying Homes? Investors continued to dominate the resale housing market here in Southern California. As recently as July 2012; they comprised 59% of buyers. DataQuick places investors into two categories; Cash buyers who comprised 32% of all buyers in July, and Absentee buyers...

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