Proposition 13 Amendment Could Increase Housing Affordability

Proposition 13 Amendment Could Increase Housing Affordability

Proposition 13 Amendment Could Increase Housing Affordability Property tax is one of the biggest deterrents to current homeowners purchasing new homes.  Under Proposition 13, a homeowner’s property tax basis is set by the purchase price, subject to limited annual increases, meaning that purchasing a new home results in a significantly increased property tax basis.  This,…

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Santa Monica Fault Map Released By Geological Survey of California

Santa Monica Fault Map Released By Geological Survey of California

Santa Monica Fault Map Released By Geological Survey of California Last week, the Geological Survey of California released a report identifying four new and revised earthquake fault lines, including faults running through Santa Monica, Brentwood, Westwood, Beverly Hills, Culver City, Napa, Vallejo, and West Hollywood.  Maps of the various new fault lines, including the new…

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2017 Real Estate Predictions

2017 Real Estate Predictions

2017 Real Estate Predictions 2017 promises to be an extremely interesting year for the real estate market, particularly due to our new president.  In this article, we discuss what others are saying about 2017, as well as our own 2017 real estate predictions. Recap Of 2016 And Prior Real Estate Predictions Last year, many were predicting significant…

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4 Best Christmas Lights Neighborhoods In Los Angeles

4 Best Christmas Lights Neighborhoods In Los Angeles

4 Best Christmas Lights Neighborhoods In LA While Los Angeles may not be the best city for experiencing a white Christmas, there are many neighborhoods that express their holiday spirit with Christmas lights on display. 1. Sleepy Hollow Christmas Lights In Torrance Starting after Thanksgiving, residents in this quiet Torrance neighborhood decorate their tree-lined streets with…

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