Blog :: 11-2019

Check out our latest blog posts below!

The Average Lifespan of a House

Homeowners might be interested to learn the average lifespan of a house. The variable depends on the components within it. Since there are different construction materials, different quality appliances, flooring, and utilities, some houses have shorter lifespans than others. 

A Contemporary Three-Story House That Oversees Golden Gate Bridge

Newly constructed last year, this 5,465-square-feet single-family home stands out from all the San Francisco residential designs and offers you beautiful views of the Golden Gate Bridge.

Inside a $42 Million Billionaire's Row Mansion

Situated at the heart of Billionaire's Row in Beverly Hills, this lovely property is on sale for $42 million, approximately $3,962 per square foot. Designed by the famous architect Peter Choate, it sits on a prime location which is only a two-minute drive from the famous Playboy Mansion.

10 New Listings in Los Angeles

Ever dreamed of living in the sunny and lively Los Angeles? Do you see yourself going on a light morning jog or tanning in the finest neighborhood? If so, we are here to make it happen! Today, we are providing ten LA properties that just hit the market. 

 

Tiger Woods' Ex-Wife Elin Nordegren Asking $44.5M For Her South Florida Estate

Swedish-born model Elin Nordegren has just relisted her North Palm beach property with a $5 million price chop. Elin purchased this property at $12 million in 2011, a year after she divorced Tiger Woods. 

Jazz Artist Norah Jones is Selling Her Brooklyn Townhouse For $8M

Norah Jones, an American top jazz artist who has won nine Grammy awards and sold more than 50 million records worldwide, is looking to sell her brownstone townhouse in Brooklyn for $8 million. Her house is nestled in the neighborhood “Cobble Hill,” a place known for the hip cafes, relaxed bars, and casual restaurants.

What's Next After Buying a House?

It would be nice to just move in and relax after finding your dream home. But you are not quite done yet. You have to find an attorney, choose a mortgage, schedule an inspection, and contact the utility companies.

 

Is Selling a Property During the Winter Possible?

Wondering if you can still list your home and sell the property during the winter? We are here to tell you all about it!

 

What $3M Homes Look Like Across 10 Major Cities in the U.S.

Wonder how houses look like at the price around $3 million? We’ve listed ten houses in ten popular cities for you to compare. They are all condos or single-family home, ranging from 1,546 square feet in Boston to 6,913 square feet in Phoenix.

“Breaking Bad” Superstar Aaron Paul Asking $2.2M for His L.A. House

With “El Camino” just debuted on Netflix, the “Breaking Bad” superstar Aaron Paul has listed his Hollywood Hill single-family home for $2,198,000. Paul purchased the home in 2012 at $1,399,000. It was reported that Brad Pitt once owned this home in the early 1990s. 

American Idol Producer Simon Fuller Selling His Bel Air Property for $32.5 Million

Simon Fuller, the creator of the "Idol" Franchise, is seeking a buyer for his Bel Air villa with an asking price of $32.5 million. Fuller and his wife purchased the property for $24 million back in 2014. 

Jennifer Lawrence Lowers the Price for Her Manhattan Penthouse

Award-winning superstar Jennifer Lawrence has again lowered the price of her Upper East Side penthouse at $12 million. Originally purchased at $15.6 million in 2016, the price is much lower now. It seems like Jennifer is determined to sell. 

Do Smart-Home Systems Add Value to a Property?

Smart homes are becoming more common since they present many advantages. People usually install them in their homes to have better control over energy efficiency and safety, but other than that, do they add value to a home?