Real estate industry news

First Team Estates Christie’s International Anaheim Hills Office Announces Blockbuster Year To Date Sales

Orange County’s Largest Luxury Estate Broker Outsells Nearest Two Competitors Combined. New Office, Great Resources, and Focus On Individual Buyers And Sellers Cited For Success. On the heels of a huge investment in resources in the last twelve months, First Team Estates Christie’s International announced today that its year to date sales outdistanced the #2 [...]

By |2016-10-18T02:22:39+00:00December 14th, 2015|Real estate industry news|

Irvine Co. Gifts County With 2,500 Acres of Open Space at Irvine Ranch

(Orange County Register photo) Prominent developer The Irvine Co. has proposed to give 2,500 acres of undeveloped land to Orange County as a gift, with the hope that it will remain open space in perpetuity. The land is located on Irvine Ranch in Anaheim Hills and east of Orange. Original plans for the [...]

Reports Say Lenders are Easing Mortgage Loan Requirements

In a good sign for the U.S. housing market, two reports out last week found that banks have begun to loosen the tight lending standards that followed the last housing crash and, as a result, demand for mortgage loans is increasing. In its analysis, Marketwatch proclaimed the reports findings “paint a picture of a market [...]

Zillow deal to buy Trulia creates real estate digital ad juggernaut

By the time many home shoppers call a real estate agent, they've already got a short list of properties — and data to support the prices they want to pay. Real estate information websites such as Zillow and Trulia have in short order revolutionized one of the world's oldest transactions. The $3.5-billion deal announced Monday [...]

By |2016-10-18T02:22:43+00:00August 14th, 2014|Real estate industry news|

First Team Christie’s International Sees Big Jump in Luxury Home Sales

It was a banner second quarter of the year for luxury real estate in Orange County. First Team Christie's International reported this week that it enjoyed a 41% increase in the number of homes sold for over $1 million in Orange County during the three-month period ending July 1. There were 197 units sold by [...]

Orange County Home Prices Soar to Six-Year High

Orange County home prices closed out the year at levels not previously seen since 2007. According to DataQuick, the median home price in Orange County reached $570,000 in December. For the year, Orange County home prices rose by 21.4%--which the Orange County Register reports is the biggest annual price increase since 2004. Additionally, the number [...]

Gem of a La Mirada Home in a Great Neighborhood Listed for $549,999

1654 Cobblestone Rd., La Mirada, Ca. Here is a rare opportunity to purchase a home in the Green Hills community of La Mirada. This stunning single-story home features 1,900 square-feet of living space and is wonderfully located on the corner of a quiet cul-de-sac. Built in 1962, this La Mirada home in a [...]

Beautiful Home in Chino Hills Listed for $425,000

15705 Shantung Ave. Chino Hills, Ca. A back-up offer is being sought for this charming single-story home in Chino Hills. It is located on a quiet cul-de-sac in one of the most desirable areas of the city and feature plenty of amenities. The listing price for the home is $425,000.For the money, you [...]

Anaheim Hills Homes for Sale: Views and More Come with this Property

447 Laureltree Drive, Anaheim Hills, Ca. The first thing you will note about this Mediterranean-style home for sale in the Anaheim Hills are the stunning views that are provided by the upstairs walls of glass. That's the beginning, but certainly not the end when it comes to this immaculate piece of property. The [...]

Sun and Surf Just a Part of the Anaheim Lifestyle

Living in Anaheim can be a wonderful option for home buyers for any number of reasons. Everyone knows this city in Orange County as the home of Disneyland, but that is just a part of what Anaheim has to offer. Owning a home in Anaheim will immediately put you in place to enjoy all that [...]