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West Coast Livin’: Downtown LA

4 Pros to Living in Downtown Los Angeles When you’re daydreaming about moving out to Los Angeles for sunnier days, you’re probably picturing looking out of your window and seeing the Pacific Ocean and taking leisurely strolls in Venice or Santa Monica admiring the palm trees, opposed to navigating the urban, skyscraper-filled neighborhoods of Downtown … Continue reading “West Coast Livin’: Downtown LA”

West Coast Livin’: Silver Lake, CA

A Day in Silver Lake   The famously trendy Silver Lake neighborhood is an East LA oasis for people seeking a reprieve from touristy areas of the city; for those looking to get some of the best food in town, all while taking in an atmosphere that feels like the west coast version of some … Continue reading “West Coast Livin’: Silver Lake, CA”

Why should I get a Pre-Approval?

Getting a Pre-Approval letter for a mortgage is an extremely helpful first step you can take to make yourself a top candidate for your dream property.  What it means to get this letter is that a bank or lender has done a thorough check of your credit history and determined that they are willing to … Continue reading “Why should I get a Pre-Approval?”

Your First Home Inspection: What you need to know

The time has come for you to get a home inspection on your prospective purchase. This is a crucial part of the home buying process and must be treated with the utmost care. First and foremost, it is critically important to find a good house inspector. You should also know what a house inspector does … Continue reading “Your First Home Inspection: What you need to know”

Condo vs. Co-op

Two common housing options in New York City and many other metropolitan areas are condominiums and cooperatives, commonly referred to as co-ops.  On the surface, the configurations of the two appear to be quite similar. However, there are some key differences to keep in mind when making the decision between a condo and a co-op. … Continue reading “Condo vs. Co-op”

5 Reasons To Hire A Real Estate Agent

Because of the seemingly endless amount of information on the internet, people are relying less on professional services and have developed a do-it-yourself (DIY) attitude. However, when it comes to certain tasks, the DIY strategy can prove to be tiresome and inefficient. Certain topics require years of experience and insightful knowledge to make smart decisions. … Continue reading “5 Reasons To Hire A Real Estate Agent”

The Casil Report: What can home-buyers expect in the 2019 Spring Housing Market?

What can home-buyers expect in the 2019 Spring Housing Market? A recent decline in mortgage rates should help spur demand for housing during the spring home-buying season. The average 30-year fixed mortgage rate has fallen from 4.51% to 4.31% since the beginning of the year, according to the Freddie Mac Primary Mortgage Market Survey (PMMS). The major … Continue reading “The Casil Report: What can home-buyers expect in the 2019 Spring Housing Market?”

Five Questions You Should Ask Your Real Estate Agent

Besides helping you find a place to call home, Real Estate Agents can help you with more. Real Estate Agents have insights into the community as well as the expertise on the financial benefits of homeownership at a specific location. There are questions that either go over people’s heads or never thought of asking to … Continue reading “Five Questions You Should Ask Your Real Estate Agent”

Faces and Places: A Narrative Series by Lyons Mortgage Services, Inc.

The purpose of this series is to take you on the journey across neighborhoods and show you what makes them unique. Hopefully, this sparks the interest for you to go out to these communities and soak in the cultures. The stories told are 100% authentic, as told by young residents of the community, an often … Continue reading “Faces and Places: A Narrative Series by Lyons Mortgage Services, Inc.”

How to Increase Your Home Value

58% of homeowners will definitely or probably undergo home renovations in the next 12 months, according to the 2018 Homeowner Protection Survey by Chubb. Home Renovations are always in the back of people’s minds; how can I make my house better? You often don’t have to break your budget to make your home better. And … Continue reading “How to Increase Your Home Value”

PART 2: Mortgages and Millennials

If you haven’t read Part 1 of this blog, please do so by clicking here! It will feel more wholesome. Thanks to Bank of America’s 2018 Homebuyer Insights Report, we have a breakdown on first-time homebuyers and millennials and what they think about homeownership. 1.Life Priorities: 72% of the study said that Owning a Home … Continue reading “PART 2: Mortgages and Millennials”

Mortgages and Millennials: A Better Understanding

Mortgages: America’s favorite scary word. You hear it all the time: “Homeownership is not for me” or “I can’t afford/qualify for a mortgage”. For millennials, homeownership has been brought up more frequently. That’s because we’re getting older. As a person who barely made the “Millennial” generation, I often thought about owning my own home, having … Continue reading “Mortgages and Millennials: A Better Understanding”

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