Wednesday, July 20, 2011


Garage Sale ...This Saturday, we are having a NEIGHBORHOOD GARAGE SALE with over 40 homes participating.

If you love bargains, then look for the garage sale signs that will be posted all around starting from the corner of Paramount and Del Amo.


The map on the right shows the boundaries of the homes that are participating … just follow the signs and join in the fun!

This garage sale has been advertised in the Long Beach Press Telegram so the garage sale regulars will be there …

Speaking of bargains … if you are shopping for real estate in the Lakewood and Long Beach areas … visit to start your search.

For information about my listings … visit or give me a call … 562-882-1581

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Thursday, July 14, 2011

Short Sale vs. Standard Sale … Which One Is Better?

Short Sales are a breed all to their own … depending upon the existing lender and the experience of the listing agent and short sale negotiator … they have been known to take on a life of their own.
I have been dealing with short sales since the early 90’s and now again during the current housing crisis … whether you are buying or selling … my advice is to make sure you are dealing with someone who can guide you through the process and get you across the closed escrow line. This outcome is a huge win-win for everyone!!
If you are interested in homes where you don’t have to worry about having an extended wait period before you can move forward to closing … I have two such listings that are perfect for a growing family.
2708 Arbor Rd in Lakewood
Click on these pictures and you will go to the each of the property’s exclusive websites where you can see all the details, price, lots & lots of pictures plus a virtual tour.
2708 Arbor Road is a 3 bedroom, 1 bath home in the Lakewood Mutuals area of Lakewood California.
4133 Rose Ave

4133 Rose Ave is a 3 bedroom, 2 bath home in the Bixby Highland area of Long Beach California

For more information about how to find homes visit my website at or register at or …
feel free to give me a quick call 562-882-1581