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Homeowner Misc Category

Smart Tax Options

  Though you don’t have to rely on a tax professional to prepare your taxes, there are several systems that can serve as a virtual assistant for you. Online programs available can guide you through your business and personal taxes. Below is an outline of the benefits of three of the most popular programs that have the reputation for taking the stress out of the process. TURBOTAX: Turbotax offers a variety of options for filers to enter their W-2's and 1099... Continue Reading >

Why Understanding the Market Matters

Understanding the real estate market gives window into several areas necessary when picking where and when to buy or sale your home. Knowing and understanding the rise or fall of the market can position you to not only make a smarter choice when working with your realtor, but a more profitable one as well. Take a look at these two areas in which understanding the market really matters.  Gaining the full economic picture is one of the most valuable components... Continue Reading >

Smart Simple Strategies for Saving in 2018

Saving is one of the top 5 new year's resolutions according to a survey by Neilson and continues to be a goal for many throughout the year. Achieving this goals takes a plan of action because though many desire to save, very few people are able to consistently save the amount necessary to reach their goals. Whether you are desiring to buy a new home, save for a child's tuition, plan a move, or build your 401K, effective saving habits... Continue Reading >

Market Report

Let's take time to review some of the changes that have taken place and what that may mean for future home sellers and buyers. By tracking the data (seen below) found in LA County we can plan ahead, understand the current climate, and utilize the current benefits of buying and selling now.  As seen above, the median sale price has increased! Excellent news for sellers with a premium offering. Median price increases are especially positive for those found in the valley... Continue Reading >

3bd 3ba Sold!

  This beautiful three bed, three bath townhome in Lake Balboa is now SOLD. Built with many amenities, this spacious townhome boasts over 1200 sq ft. with an open floor plan in a gated community. Congratulations to the new owners and to the sellers whom I had the privilege of working with. If you or someone you know is also interested in selling or buying their home, contact me here or call (818) 876-3111.  Stay connected with real estate tips, updates, and events... Continue Reading >

Why is Everyone Saying YES to Los Angeles?

Why Los Angeles? Los Angeles attracts a plethora of out-of-state home buyers from every walk of life, industry, and lifestyle. With over 75 miles of prime coastline and altitudes 9 ft below sea level, one might ask, "What can't you do in LA?" Los Angeles is one of the few places where you can run, ski, fish, bike, and hike all in the same day.  Here are 3 of the top reasons people are sooo attracted to this great city!  LIFESTYLE: It's... Continue Reading >

Beautiful Studio City Townhome For Sale

  This desirable 2bd 3ba townhome is in an ideal Studio City location. With a walkability score of 89, it's within two blocks from the Farmer's Market, CBS Studios, Joan's on 3rd, McConnell's, and Alfred Coffee! Welcome home to this tasteful townhome with gleaming engineered wood floors, an abundance of natural light, a cozy fireplace perfect for cooler nights, and a large private balcony with views of the hills. The open kitchen has granite counters, stainless steel appliances, and a lovely... Continue Reading >

5 Reasons to Find a Realtor Early!

  Here are 5 reasons to find a realtor before you start looking for a new home.  Connecting with a realtor before you have an immediate need to move allows you and your family to better prepare financially for what will be expected. Experienced realtors  can offer expert advice on how to increase your chances of purchasing your dream home. Whether it be referrals for credit repair or savings plans, experienced realtors have seen it all. Experienced realtors have a strong grasp... Continue Reading >

Know Your Market: Real Estate Market Report

Looking to move? Thinking of selling or buying? Our market report below shows detailed real estate stats to help you make the most informed decision for you or your family.  Have questions? Reach out to me directly here. Or call me at 818-601-0056, And stay connected with me on social media for all real estate updates. Facebook, Instagram, Twitter.            Continue Reading >

5 Ways to Invest in Yourself

  According to personal development legend Jim Rohn, “to have more than you’ve got, (you must) become more than you are.” That’s why personal growth is so important. Personal growth helps you improve your hard and soft skills, cultivate your talents, and tap into your potential so you can improve your overall quality of life. These aren’t one-time activities; they involve a commitment you make to continue to learn and grow at every stage of your life. Here are 5 steps to help... Continue Reading >

Kathleen Finnegan

23925 Park Sorrento
Calabasas, Ca 91302
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Office 818-876-3111
Cell 818-601-0056