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Do You Know How Much Equity You Have?

  Are you on the fence about selling your house? While affordability is improving this year, it’s still tight. But understanding your home equity could be the key to making your decision easier.  In the past few years, home prices skyrocketed, which means your home’s value– and your equity– likely shot up, too. So, you […]

Luxury One-Story Home Listed In Tustin

Featured Listing – 10472 Yosemite Way, Tustin 4 bed | 3.5 bath | 3,318 sqft $3,050,000 Listed by Dean O’Dell (DRE #01060767) and Sarah O’Dell (DRE #00646527)   Welcome to high-end living in North Emerson, an exclusive gated community within the highly sought-after Tustin Ranch neighborhood. This stunning, 3,318 square foot one-story home sits on a […]

Is A Multi-Generational Home Right For You?

Ever thought about living in the same house with your grandparents, parents or other loved ones? You’re not alone. A lot of homeowners are choosing to buy multi-generational homes where everyone can live together. The US Census reports that the number of multi-generational households is climbing. In 2010, there were 5.1 million multigenerational households. As […]

SoCal Farmers’ Markets You Need To Checkout

Living in Southern California, we enjoy the best of everything: The best weather, gorgeous landscapes, and a unique culture unlike any other. And that includes some of the best farmers’ markets. There are plenty of farmers’ markets happening every week. Here are some great Southern California farmers’ markets to visit for the best local produce […]

Young Homebuyers, Here’s What You Need to Know

Will I ever be able to buy a home? If you are a member of Gen Z, you might have asked yourself this question over the past year. With inflation and rising home prices, the dream of homeownership may seem to be slipping further and further away. On top of that, the process itself can […]

Historic Floral Park Home Overflowing With Charm

Featured Listing – 2305 N Flower Street 3 bed | 2 bath | 1,686 sqft Listed by Sandy Deangelis (DRE #00960016) and Cheri Wozniak (DRE #02114788)   Welcome to 2305 N Flower Street! This classic Spanish-style home in Historic Floral Park is the ultimate home for anyone who appreciates the finer things in life. Built […]

Modern Elegance in Encino

Luxury Listing: 5026 Petit Avenue Courtesy of Seven Gables Real Estate and Luxury Collective This exclusive lease listing comes courtesy of Seven Gables Real Estate and Luxury Collective. Designed with entertainment in mind, this elegant property exudes tranquility and sophistication from the moment you arrive. With 5 beds and 6 baths, this lease is the ideal residence for […]

Enjoy the Seabreeze At This Huntington Beach Home

21921 Starfire Lane, Huntington Beach 4 bed | 4 bath | 2,827 sqft Listed by Jason Rowland (DRE #01507551)   Welcome to 21921 Starfire Lane, where ocean breezes flow effortlessly through this reimagined seaside gem in South Huntington Beach. From the moment you arrive, the exceptional curb appeal of this home captivates you with its […]

Demystifying Mortgage Rates

What Is Going on with Mortgage Rates? You may have heard mortgage rates are going to stay higher for longer than originally expected. Let’s break down the latest headlines and discuss how mortgage rates impact your ability to buy a home.    Mortgage Rates: A Crash Course A mortgage rate is the interest you are […]

The Best SoCal Events Happening This May

May is in full bloom, and so are the fun events! The best part about living in Southern California is that no matter where you live, there is always a fun event happening just around the corner. Here are all the great activities happening this May that you will not want to miss.  Star Wars […]

Charming One-Story Home Awaits in Lakewood

Welcome to this charming one-story home located in beautiful Lakewood! At 5517 Pearce Avenue, comfort and style blend seamlessly in an inviting open floorplan, perfect for everyday living and entertaining guests. Recently refreshed with new paint, this home provides modern comforts while maintaining its traditional allure.    The outside of this home radiates a comforting […]

Debunking 4 Myths About The 2024 Housing Market

When it comes to the current housing market, there are some myths circling right now about mortgage rates, home prices and the current housing supply. Blindly following these myths could cost you more in the long run. And you could miss out on the opportunity to secure your dream home. Let’s bust some common misconceptions […]

Your Guide to Mid-Century Modern Decor

Mid-century modern is back in a big way. Your Pinterest feed is probably filled with gorgeous sunlit living rooms inspired by this movement. While the era touched all types of design, it is mainly remembered for its home decor. Characterized by clean lines, functionality and pops of color, this style offers a timeless aesthetic for […]

Charming Craftsman-Style Home Near Old Towne Orange Just Listed

Welcome to this charming Craftsman-style residence blending modern upgrades with Southern California charm. Nestled in the heart of historic Old Towne Orange, 374 S Shaffer Street offers a serene and convenient lifestyle within walking distance of local attractions. Dine and shop in the historic Old Towne Orange Circle, only a three-minute drive away.   Walk through […]

Don’t Miss This Gorgeous Glendora Home

Welcome to the 1005 W Milton Dr! Nestled between Glendora and Pasadena, this distinctive custom home on a country road in Northwest Glendora offers an estate-sized lot of 28,898 sqft. With a spacious lot, unique features, and one-of-a-kind decor, this is a home you don’t want to miss.  Walk through the dramatic entry with a […]

Should You Rent or Buy?

You may have seen reports in the news saying people should ditch their home-buying dreams because it’s cheaper to rent right now than to buy a home. And while that may be true if you just look at typical monthly payments, there’s one thing the numbers aren’t factoring in: home equity.  Home equity is the […]

Time to Party! Tips For Creating Entertaining Spaces In Any Room

Craving a space to host unforgettable gatherings with friends and family? Any room can be transformed into an entertaining space with these simple upgrades. Whether you have time and money to invest or you want a simple upgrade, let’s explore the different options you have to turn your home into party central.    Types of […]

Hidden Cul-De-Sac Gem For Sale In East Orange

Welcome to 8128 E Candleberry Circle, located in the Meadowcreek neighborhood of east Orange. This home enjoys an open-concept floorplan, recent upgrades and an expansive backyard, all located on a cul-de-sac adjacent to two nature parks.    This dream home has a highly-desired front porch, ready for Friday night neighborhood soirees. Inside the first level […]

Gorgeous backyard awaits in Phillips Ranch

Welcome to 36 Rancho Laguna Drive! This stunning Mission Hills Estates residence features 3,095 square feet of living space on an expansive 23,443 square foot lot at the end of a quiet cul-de-sac. This home is perfect for comfortable living and elegant entertaining. The amenities include handsome architectural details, a well-designed floor plan, laundry room, central […]

Newly-Built Homes Could be a Game-Changer this Spring

Buying a home this spring? You’re probably dealing with the limited number of homes for sale. If you’re having a hard time finding a home you love, it may be time to look at newly-built homes.  New Home Construction Is an Inventory Bright Spot When looking for a home, there are two options. You can […]

Goodbye, Paper Clutter: How to Organize Your Paperwork for Good

Spring is here, and with the warm weather brings spring cleaning. You have likely tackled the usual suspects: sweeping, scrubbing, washing and hauling away bags of donations. But it’s time to tackle the beast hiding in your office: a mountain of papers accumulated over the years. Paper is small, but it quickly adds up and […]

Live Like Royalty At This 7-Bed Estate

Nestled within the esteemed confines of Peralta Hills, 199 S Ferrari Way epitomizes luxury living with its unparalleled curb appeal and seclusion. Beyond its private gated entry lies a sprawling driveway, leading to an exquisite custom-built residence stocked with plenty of amenities. At 7 beds and 8 baths on a 1.1 acre lot, this estate […]

The Legacy Continues: Spectacular Winery Estate Recently Sold in OC

If beauty and casual elegance has a name, it would be 9902 Rangeview Drive – known as Peppertree Canyon Winery. This stunning, once-in-a-lifetime property in the heart of Orange County recently sold and Seven Gables’ powerhouse team The O’Dell Group had the privilege of representing the sellers.  As the highest sale in the area in over 17 […]

Why Now Is A Great Time To Buy A Home

Thinking about buying a home? If so, you’re probably wondering: should I buy now or wait?  Today’s high mortgage rates and concerns of inflation may have you questioning when the right time to buy a home is. Buying a home can offer stability and incredible long-term benefits–benefits that compound over time. Like any investment, the […]