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2013 California Median Home Prices


California median prices
The image to the left displays California’s median home prices by county as reported by the California Association of Realtors for November 2013.

As you can see, the state of California truly has homes priced for every buyer regardless of price range.

The median home price is the price point where half the prices sold for less and half the homes sold for more.

If you are in the market to buy a home in California, you can begin your search here: where you will find the most current homes for sale on the market.


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Pasadena Homes For Sale








Do you want to buy a home, condo, or town home in Pasadena? If so, you can search all active Pasadena homes for sale right here without obligation.

Here are some Pasadena statistics and information:

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Los Angeles Homes For Sale

Are you thinking of moving to the greater Los Angeles Area? If so, you can start your home search here. Search all condos, townhomes, and single family homes that are for sale in Southern California. You will be able to view all property photos, property details, real estate market statistics, and school information. Start your search for Los Angeles home for sale below:

For exclusive real estate representation, please contact us:

Nicolas Romo | Real Estate Broker

Text: 7142313772
Direct: 5623735120

Lic. 01787685

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Tips for Renters


Are you currently planning to rent an apartment, home, or condo? If so, below are several tips for renters to help you with your rental search.

The most important key to making your search successful is being prepared. Below is a list of recommended items to prepare so that you can submit rental applications promptly and with ease:

  1. Rental application (everyone over 18 years old must complete an application). Please print neatly and answer all the questions. If a question does not apply to you, write “N/A”. Here’s the application:
  2. Crédit report with scores.  You can obtain a copy of your credit report at   Please make sure that the report includes your credit score, preferably...
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1958 Beverly Dr. Pasadena

Don’t miss out on this HUD home located at 1958 Beverly Dr. Pasadena.
Click on the image below to view all the photos and property details. Call us for more information or to request a private showing:
BRE 01787685

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Good Neighbor Next Door

Good neighbor next door

Information is available on the Good Neighbor Next Door Loan Servicing page

Where can I get additional information?

Please call the FHA Resource Center:


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7951 2nd St Downey, CA 90241

7951 2nd St Downey, CA 90241

For more info on this HUD home, please contact:
Nicolas Romo
Broker | Lic. 01787685

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what do homebuyers look for in a home

What-Features-Do-Buyers-Value-in-a-HomeWhat do homebuyers look for in a home?  Some of the features that home buyers value in a home are:

  • A home that is cable, satellite, and/or internet-ready.  Unfortunately, unless the home is brand new, most existing homes are not internet-ready.  That is not to say that a new homeowner cannot add these features.
  • An en-suite master bathroom.  Aside from a nice master bathroom with a jacuzzi, some newer homes even come with a fireplace and walk-in closets for him and her.
  • An in-law suite.  For those of us that appreciate our in-laws and don’t mind having them stay over for several days , this is definitely a nice feature to have so that the in-laws can enjoy their privacy while we enjoy ours.  Ideally, though, it would be better to have a separate unit just for them.
  • Extra storage...
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