June 14, 2021

1300 E Topeka in Pasadena's Historic Highlands

1300 East Topeka Pasadena

As many Pasadena area home buyers know, it's multiple offers every where you look.  Home supply inventory is at its lowest I've ever seen since getting in to real estate over 30 years ago.  So when an incredible opportunity comes along, I want to scream off ...

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June 11, 2020

3460 Grayburn Rd, Pasadena Home For Sale

Traditional Home in Chapman Woods

Light-filled California Traditional with European touches throughout. Thoroughly renovated in 2015 by Studio Quartet, this home features custom carpentry, built-ins, recessed/designer sourced lighting throughout, and elegant finishes like Italian Carrara marble.

Gorgeous living room opens to wall to wall glass windows/doors highlighting a ...

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Nov. 17, 2014

The Buying Adventure of a Condo or Townhouse!

Pasadena is one of the greatest places for buyers looking for beautifully upgraded and remodeled condos and townhomes.  New ones are also being built near the downtown area (Old Pasadena).  With these great property opportunities come very important questions that a buyer should review before heading into the ...

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June 30, 2014

Creative ideas for garage conversions

garage conversions pasadena

Most home owners with a single family residence have an enclosed garage that many times becomes storage space. Often that storage space contains objects that will never again be used so why not utilizing it for something else? By emptying the garage you will very quickly see that it could ...

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Feb. 17, 2014

Pasadena's Home Selling Season is Here!

Real estate is pretty cyclical, that is, it's pretty cyclical in a normal market.  Our home sales have been anything, but normal in recent months.  Homes for sale are scarce and buyers are struggling to get their offer accepted.

Home sellers that are thinking of selling their ...

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Oct. 3, 2012

Pasadena Home Sales Stats at a Glance September 2012

Pasadena home sales statistics for November

Another successful month for Pasadena area home sales.  Prices are stable or up in some areas.  Inventory of homes for sale is definitely on the low side and multiple offers are seen more often than ever before.

Interest rates for home mortgages are below 3% for 15 year loans and ...

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Aug. 11, 2012

Pasadena Homes For Sale - Summer Update

It's hot!  No, it's very, very hot in Pasadena.  With temperatures in the triple digits, the real estate market is heating up as well.  This summer has been spectacular for Pasadena home sellers.  Most well priced and well presented homes are selling within days with multiple offers.

Inventory ...

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June 21, 2012

Pasadena Home Inventory Sorely Lacking

Multiple Offers... Shortage of Homes... Heated real estate market!  

All of the above seem to be the norm in the last month or so.  Pasadena home buyers are finding themselves rushing to be the first one to see a house for sale and hoping that they will not have ...

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June 16, 2012

Selling Your Home? Generate Multiple Offers!

Selling your Pasadena home?  Why is it that some homes sell immediately and others sit on the market?  What do successful home sellers do to generate offers?

Did you know that if you price your home at market, only 60% of potential home buyers will take the time to look ...

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May 29, 2012

Pasadena Real Estate Market Conditions - May 2012

Let's take a look at what's been happening with Pasadena home sales over the last year or so.  Overall, the real estate market has exploded not just in Pasadena, but in all surrounding cities and neighborhoods.  Home buyers are out in force and unfortunately, property inventory is non-existent ...

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