Robbyn Battles Real Estate 2018 What to expect

Real Estate 2018 What to Expect

Real Estate 2018: What to Expect  As we head into a new year, the most common question we receive is, “What’s the outlook for real estate in 2018?” It’s not just potential buyers and sellers who are curious; homeowners also want reassurance their home’s value is going up. The good news is that a strong

Community Corner November News

November events, fundraisers and real estate news in the Foothills of La Crescenta, La Canada-Flintridge, Sunland-Tujunga, Shadow Hills, and Glendale. Presented by Robbyn Battles, Battles Real Estate - JohnHart. Daylight Savings Ends When local daylight time is about to reach. Sunday, November 5, 2017, 2:00:00 am clocks are turned backward 1 hour to Sunday, November 5, 2017, 1:00:00 am local standard time

Community Corner October News

October events, issues and real estate news in the Foothill communities of La Crescenta, La Canada-Flintridge, Sunland-Tujunga, Shadow Hills, Glendale and Pasadena. See all the great information listed below. Presented by Robbyn Battles, Battles Real Estate - JohnHart FREE Flu Shots La Crescenta Library, October 21 from 12:30 - 4:30. The LA County Department of Public

What’s Your Home Buying Power

What’s Your Home Buying Power? If you’re in the market for a new home or investment property, one of the first questions you’ll probably ask is, “What can we afford?” Many buyers become so caught up in how much they can afford that they don’t realize their total buying power—that is, the total amount of
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Proposed Homeowner Tax Relief for Seniors

Property Tax Relief for Seniors A bill making its way through the California Assembly would make it easier for people who are 55 or older to receive property tax relief. For many of our parents and grandparents, this can mean the difference between keeping or being forced to sell their home. Here’s the issue. California
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HOW BUYERS & SELLERS SHOULD USE COMPARABLE SALES

What Makes Up a Comparable Sale? Comparable sales are the sales prices of similar homes that have sold. Who do you think cares more about comparable sales? Home buyers or home sellers? Are comparable sales more important to a home seller or do home buyers place a higher level of importance on comparable sales? I

La Crescenta Real Estate Benefits from Events…and Non-Events!

A couple of recent developments made the news recently that promised to impact La Crescenta’s real estate scene either now or in the future. The one that got most of the attention last Wednesday came from a familiar source: Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen. Her news conference’s less-than-stirring pronouncement (“Caution is appropriate”) made headlines nonetheless
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More First-Timers May Enter the La Crescenta Housing Market

You don’t need real estate statistics or government bureau reports to sense that first-time home ownership rates have been in the dumps for a while. La Crescenta housing figures have too few transactions month-by-month to draw many conclusions about sustained trends in home ownership here—yet it’s evident that for young adults everywhere, the glacial recovery