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    Online Home Evaluation Tools are INACCURATE

    By Mike Naylor | October 27, 2022

    What’s your “go-to” site for checking the value of your home? ? Would it matter to you if that value was incredibly inaccurate? ? There’s a way to make sure you get the most accurate result when you need a #HomeEvaluation or #HomeEquityReview. ⏱Give me a minute and I’ll explain. If you’d like more of my time to discuss this topic please reach out to me! Or comment if you agree or disagree! ?? Read More

    Multi-State Living Arrangements With a Pet: How to Set Up Homes in Multiple States

    By Mike Naylor | October 27, 2022

    Multi-state living arrangements can be a bit tricky to manage, especially if you own more than one home and have a pet. If you've been looking for great tips to thrive in your living arrangement, we have some great info to help. Here are some best practices for living in different states and homes - successfully. Read More

    South Bay Market Update- Oct 15, 2022

    By Mike Naylor | October 19, 2022

    Did you know there’s 9 distinct MLS areas in San Pedro. South Shores, Palisades, Pt Fermin, Vista de Oro, Plaza, Barton Hill, Miraleste Pines, Holy Trinity, North San Pedro Read More

    Why Buying a House With a Swimming Pool Is a Good Investment

    By Mike Naylor | October 19, 2022

    Owning a pool may appear to be a costly process. However, the investment may not seem so high, and the advantage of owning a swimming pool seems much better when you realize that the expense of sending a family of five to a five-day, four-night stay at a big adventure park can easily cost $3,000 - $7,000. Read More

    South Bay Market Update- October 1 2022

    By Mike Naylor | October 1, 2022

    As the real estate market goes through this transition we’re seeing a number of major key data points changing on a daily basis.   I’m going to show you # of active listings, price reductions and pending sales in 8 south bay markets…and tell you why these data points are important. Read More

    RENT vs BUY

    By Mike Naylor | September 29, 2022

    Are you grappling with the same dilemma…or perhaps someone you know? I have my own opinion but let me share the advice from 4 other people in the real estate arena.??? Read More

    SIZE MATTERS in a Real Estate Transaction

    By Mike Naylor | September 28, 2022

    MINUTE WITH MIKE- ?Before #ListingaHome it’s critical to get the square footage correct. Tax records may be different from prior sale records or an #Appraisal report. On top of that some areas of the home might not qualify in the square footage calculation.? Having the number off could really jeopardize the transaction! Read More

    A Resource for Seniors in California

    By Mike Naylor | September 28, 2022

    California is home to more than 39.5 million residents, and almost 15% of the population is made up of seniors aged 65 or above. California is a member of the AARP Network of Age-Friendly States and Communities. While the higher costs of living and tax rates may deter some lower-income retirees, Social Security income is not taxed, and there are plenty of employment opportunities for seniors who want to continue working. Read More

    5 Best Neighborhoods in Hermosa Beach

    By Mike Naylor | September 9, 2022

    Learn about the 5 best neighborhoods to live in Hermosa Beach so you can make your decision on where to move with all the information you need for best results! Read More

    Are “Bidding Wars” Now Behind Us?

    By Mike Naylor | August 24, 2022

    If you’ve been house hunting over the past few months you may have noticed that the real estate market has changed…or softened. There’s definitely more homes on the market at the same time…and that gives many buyers time to breathe…and CHOOSE. So this new landscape gives rise to the question: “Are bidding wars a thing of the past?” Read More