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Home Improvements with the Best Resale Value

Remodeling magazine recently released its annual Cost vs. Value report, which looks at 35 home improvement projects and determines the average cost and what you can expect to receive upon resale. For the second year in a row, the most valuable addition to a home was a steel-door entryway. A steel-door entryway is a quick [...]

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 [...]

Asking Prices for Homes in Orange County Continue to Climb

Home prices in Orange County are up 9 percent this year. A study of the Orange County housing market shows that asking prices of high-end homes continue to increase and the bottom half of the market is also showing signs of life. According to, the average asking price in August for homes [...]