5 Habits of Mentally Resilient People

Ever been in a difficult situation that made you want to throw in the towel? We’ve all been there. How do certain people find the emotional strength to push through the situation and keep going? The following tips can help you learn to be more flexible and bounce back from adversity more quickly. Develop and

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ASSESSOR PRANG RELEASES 2021 ANNUAL REPORT

Data Reflects Growth – $17 Billion for Public Services   LOS ANGELES, CA – Los Angeles County Assessor Jeffrey Prang released the 2021 Annual Report, which reflects growth and increases in the assessed value of taxable real property despite the enduring pandemic. The report also includes an updated listing of the County’s 88 cities, including the

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The 3D-Printed Home Option

Key Takeaways: Using 3D printing in the creation of a home reduces waste and labor costs. Construction tech companies can 3D-print the frame and walls of a house in under 48 hours. The high initial costs of the technology are likely to keep 3D-printed homes a niche product for now. With home prices rising and

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Just What Can Unlicensed Assistants Do in California?

Unlicensed Assistants Dos and Don’ts When utilizing the services of an unlicensed assistant, a broker (or a salesperson) should ensure that the assistant’s activities never cross the line into what could be considered licensed activity. Common activities that are acceptable and those to be avoided are as follows: • Open Houses: With the principal’s consent,

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Leading Economic and Housing Experts Predict Multiple Fed Interest Rate Hikes, Slowing Inflation and Home Price Growth in 2022

NAR unveils top 10 housing market “hidden gems” for 2022 during association’s Real Estate Forecast Summit WASHINGTON (December 15, 2021) – Expect slower housing price appreciation, easing inflation and rising interest rates in 2022, according to a survey of more than 20 top U.S. economic and housing experts. Lawrence Yun, NAR chief economist and senior

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2021 mortgage originations decline from record heights

70% of homes are purchased with a mortgage here in California in 2021. While cash purchases have increased alongside steep competition in 2021, the vast majority of purchases continue to rely on financing. Thus, the state of the mortgage market is a major influence on the housing market, here in California and nationwide. The dollar amount for mortgage originations

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