9 Tips to Prep Your Home for a Quick Sale and for More Money


9 Tips to Prep Your Home for a Quick Sale and for More Money Curb Appeal – The first thing the potential buyer is going is see is the outside. Mow the lawn, pull the weed, trim the hedges, and plant some fresh flowers. A welcome mat by the front door makes it inviting and […]

Do You Really Need a Home Inspection?


Do You Really Need A Home Inspection? A short answer is YES. Everyone needs a home inspection, even a professional flipper or investor. Home inspection isn’t about the insignificant loose faucet, a stained carpet, or a broken light fixture. For some buyers, it’s about the costs to make it turnkey. For other it’s the big-ticket […]

What Every Landlord Needs to Know?


What Every Landlord Needs to Know? Assembly Bill No. 1482 – Tenant Protection Act (Rent Cap) The AB 1482 law went into effect January 1, 2020 and set to expire January 1, 2030. It is designed to protect tenants from evictions without “cause” and cap the rent increase. The days of giving a minimum of […]

Irvine Schools


Congratulations to Plaza Vista School of Irvine Unified School District on their second recipient of the California Distinguished Schools! Their first recipient was in 2010. They also received a California Gold Award in 2016. Plaza Vista consists of Transitional Kindergarten (TK) to 8th grade. It’s one of four year-round schools in Irvine other than Vista Verde, Westpark, and Woodbury.