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1/18/2019 5:00:59 PM

We are excited to announce that Mary Lee Blaylock, our company’s President and CEO, has been recognized as one of the nation’s top residential real estate executives. She is included in the 2019 Swanepoel Power 200 list, a comprehensive roster of leading CEOs and senior executives whose leadership and experience drive the industry and their […]

1/18/2019 11:00:19 AM

Are you looking for a quick and easy way to customize your home so it fits your personal style? A great place to start would be by switching out the light fixtures. You will be amazed at how easy it is to change the look and feel of a room by simply adding a chandelier […]

1/16/2019 1:00:28 PM

If you have been active on Instagram, Facebook or Twitter since the new year kicked off, it’s likely that you have come across the latest home improvement sensation that has taken over social media. Usually, viral trends have a habit of making us want to consume more, like buying the newest smart home gadget or […]

1/14/2019 11:00:54 AM

Ever thought about building a house and selling it to someone else? When the economy is strong and demand is high, a speculative house can turn a tidy profit and give the buyer a nice new place to live in.  This might not be the best time to build a spec home though, says Marco […]

1/11/2019 11:00:58 AM

It may be a new year, but the quartz and marble countertop trend doesn’t appear to be going anywhere fast. Being featured anywhere from your kitchen to your bathroom, these clean and classic countertop choices have truly stood the test of time. These 11 homes throughout Southern California are beautiful examples of how quartz and marble […]

1/11/2019 9:00:58 AM

Welcome to The Agent Edge: Episode #19! In this podcast episode, we are joined by Alex Deguzman, an agent in our Newport Beach office on the Hackett Team. Before getting into real estate, Alex served in the U.S. Air Force for 6 years as a security forces member. After a fellow serviceman told him that […]

1/9/2019 3:00:13 PM

A lifetime Westside resident, Melissa grew up in a real estate family and has been involved n the industry her entire life. Dedicated to ensuring agents deliver exceptional client service, her enthusiasm and passion for our business will prove invaluable to our associates in Santa Monica.  Melissa is a leader who is personable, knowledgeable, and ready […]

1/9/2019 11:00:47 AM

It’s that time of year again: The time when you commit to exercising more, eating healthier, being kinder, and all those other pledges that may or may not come to pass. However, there are some resolutions that are easier to keep than others when it comes to your home. Inside and out, it shouldn’t take […]

1/2/2019 3:30:44 PM

Our real estate agents spend so much time in the areas they serve, both working and living, so it’s no surprise that many of them look for ways to give back to those communities. The Charitable Foundation, a nonprofit organization run by our very own agents, is just one of the many ways that our […]

12/28/2018 12:00:30 PM

2019 is right around the corner, which means new goals and resolutions are about to be made. Is one of your goals to become a first-time homebuyer?  We’ve found 9 homes for sale that not only provide the perfect ambiance for a champagne toast on New Year’s Eve, but will also have you saying “new year, […]