Tag Archive | West Los Angeles real estate

How to Use Real Estate Trends to Predict the Next Housing Bubble from Les and Elaine

“The next major bust, 18 years after the 1990 downturn, will be around 2008, if there is no major interruption such as a global war.” — Fred E. Foldvary (1997) The destructive wave that swept across the US economy in 2008 seemed to catch the world completely by surprise. The phrase so often used to describe […]

Counterintuitive Advice For LinkedIn Users – Stand Out And Promote

Be Opinionated People are most interested in those who have a point of view. If you try to please everyone, you usually appeal to none. Be clear about your beliefs or position on topics related to your thought-leadership. Integrate your point of view (POV) into your summary and experience where appropriate. Join groups where you […]

Counterintuitive Advice for LinkedIn Users – Find and Be Found from Les and Elaine

Be Promiscuous LinkedIn’s search algorithm favors those who are in your network. That means when people are looking for what you have to offer, the results of their searches are displayed with 1st level connections first, then 2nd level connections and so on.  So, when you get a connection request from a Walmart sales associate […]

New Survey Finds Santa Monica One of Most Expensive Cities in California for Apartment Rentals from Les and Elaine

Santa Monica is one of the most expensive larger cities in California in which to rent an apartment, with a one-bedroom unit closing in on $3,000 a month –a 7 percent increase from 2014 and not too far behind San Francisco, among the priciest cities in the nation. The median cost of a one-bedroom apartment […]

Documentary Transfer Tax Southern California from Les and Elaine

Elaine                                                      DRE #00598428 Senior Director, Coldwell Banker New Homes Division With over 200 condominium, townhome and loft projects successfully marketed 310.453.1965 Cell: 310.633.4742  Fax: 310.756.1233 elaine@elaine360.com “Fewer properties for sale with such remarkably low interest rates make it a great time to sell but a more difficult time to buy”

1 in 3 Homes Still Bought With Cash from Les and Elaine

The percentage of total home sales transactions that are completed in cash continues to decline on an annual basis as distressed homes become less and less of a market factor.  CoreLogic said on Thursday that 33.9 percent of home sales in October were all cash, a 2.6 percent decrease from a year earlier.  The cash […]

WHY THERE ARE MORE WOMEN THAN MEN! from Les and Elaine

            Elaine                                                      DRE #00598428 Senior Director, Coldwell Banker New Homes Division With over 200 condominium, townhome and loft projects successfully marketed 310.453.1965 Cell: 310.633.4742  Fax: 310.756.1233 elaine@elaine360.com “Fewer properties for sale with such remarkably low interest rates make it a great time to sell but a more difficult time to […]