Sept. 7, 2011

South West Pasadena MLS Homes for Sale

Homes for sale in South West neighborhood of Pasadena.

Get access to all home listings for sale on the Multiple Listing Service in the Pasadena South West neighborhood by clicking on the button below.


READ MORE:  Pasadena real estate update 2012 – see luxury home sales.

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Aug. 27, 2011

Does This Inspire You to Buy This Home?

Real Estate Photos?  Do they inspire you to buy a home?

As a real estate agent, I review new home listings on a daily basis for my existing home buyer clients and to keep track of home inventory in the surrounding Pasadena neighborhoods. I start by looking in is ...

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July 19, 2011

Luxury Home Buyers: High Balance Loan Limits are Expiring!

Are you in the market for a luxury home in the Greater Pasadena area?  If so, you need to be aware that effective September 30th of 2011, High Balance Loan Limits that have been in effect for awhile now will expire.

What does this mean for you? It means ...

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July 11, 2011

LA Luxury Estate Sales are on the Rise

Interesting article from Lauren Beale at below:

Luxury Estates

A diamond-encrusted lining is emerging in Southern California’s cloudy real estate market.

At least a half-dozen Westside mega-estates have sold for more than $20 million so far this year — creating a deafening buzz in local realty circles. Only a few ...

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July 9, 2011

How Correct is Your Home's Zestimate?

Zillow, the real estate website, made famous by their Zestimates has made some changes in their home value calculations algorithms.  There was a great article by Robbie Whelan of below.

Some of my thoughts on the subject:

  • Zillow Zestimates provide a base and somewhat of a starting ...
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June 3, 2011

House Hunting - Weekly Picks - San Marino & Pasadena

Looking for a home in Pasadena and/or San Marino? As I was previewing homes yesterday, these three homes for sale caught my attention.

The first home is in Pasadena and it's a "move in" craftsman located in Bungalow Heaven.  In chatting with the home seller when visiting ...

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May 28, 2011

House Hunting - Weekly Picks

House hunting trip to the greater Pasadena area?  There were two homes for sale that grabbed my attention this week as I was previewing houses for clients.

The first one is a great deal in San Marino.

3 beds, 2 full baths
Home size: 2,174 sq ft
Lot ...

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May 26, 2011

3 Must Know Steps to Buying a Pasadena Home Hassle Free

Our Pasadena area real estate website is visited by thousands of home buyers daily.  All of them with one purpose - finding a Pasadena home for sale that is right for them at the best possible price.   However, home buying can be very stressful.  So what can you ...

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May 23, 2011

3 Most Expensive Pasadena Condos Sold In April 2011

There were 31 Pasadena condos sold in April 2011. The average sales price was $355,800 and the average price per square foot for these condos was $299. This would get you a 2 bedroom Pasadena condo with about 1,299 square feet.

However, it's always fun to see ...

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April 27, 2011

San Marino Home Prices Driven by Chinese Buyers?

Here's an interesting article by Alain Sherter of BNet:

The average price of a home in Vancouver has shot up 13 percent and now tops $780,000. Even as home prices fall in most major U.S. cities, housing in tony San Marino, Calif., has shrugged off the financial ...

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