January 8, 2018 in Blog Uncategorized

Mortgage Rates Drop

Freddie Mac’s most recent Primary Mortgage Market Survey shows that treasury yields fell from a week ago, helping to drive mortgage rates down to begin the new year. “The 30-year mortgage rate is down a quarter of a percentage point from where it was a year ago, and the spread between the 30-year fixed and 5/1 adjustable rate mortgage is the lowest since 2009,” says Len Kiefer, Freddie... Read more
May 22, 2015 in Uncategorized

First Quarter 2015 California Housing Affordability

As interest rates lowered and the prices for existing homes stabilized, more Californians realizes their dream of becoming homeowners during the first quarter of 2015. According to the California Association of Realtors, 34 percent of people who wanted to buy a home during this first quarter were able to do so, a figure that rose from 31 percent during the last quarter of 2014. This number is... Read more
August 27, 2014 in Uncategorized

Third Thursdays in the Riviera Village

Have you heard of “Third Thursdays” in the Riviera Village in Redondo Beach? They’re just one more charming local tradition. Every third Thursday of every month, there is live music and shops stay open until 8:00 pm. Artists and musicians line the sidewalks and local residents shop and enjoy vendors’ food. Third Thursdays was started in March 2014 by Royce Morales, the owner of local... Read more