Sellers Tax Laws

Capital Gains Rules for Home Sellers

When selling and buying a new primary residence in California, homeowners need to consider the capital gains rules at both the federal and state levels. Here’s an overview of how capital gains taxes work in California when selling and buying a new primary residence: Federal Capital Gains Rules Capital Gains Exclusion The Internal Revenue Service […]

HELOC Home Improvement Sellers

Boosting Your Property’s Value

There are several home improvements that can potentially raise the value of your home. However, the impact of each improvement can vary depending on factors such as the local real estate market, the condition of your home, and the preferences of potential buyers. Here are some common home improvements known to increase home value: Before […]

RealtorĀ® Resources Sellers

Key Factors Contributing to a Successful Home Sale

Key Factors Contributing to a Successful Home Sale Several factors can contribute to why some properties sell faster than others. Here are some key reasons: Location: Properties located in desirable neighborhoods with good schools, convenient access to amenities, low crime rates, and proximity to employment centers tend to sell faster. Location is one of the […]

HELOC Refinance Sellers

Updating Your Home

Updating Your Home Updating an outdated home can be a rewarding project that adds value and enhances your living space. Here’s a detailed guide on how to update an outdated home Assessment and Planning Evaluate the entire house and identify areas that need improvement. Consider the functionality, aesthetics, and safety aspects. Prioritize renovations based on […]

Buyers Sellers Title Company

The Title Company

The Title Companyfor Buyers & Sellers A title company serves a vital role for both the buyer and the seller in a real estate sales transaction. Here’s an overview of what a title company does for each party: For the Buyer Title Search The title company conducts a thorough title search to examine public records […]

Buyers RealtorĀ® Resources Sellers

Key Qualities of a Good Real Estate Agent

What Qualities Define an Exceptional California Real Estate Agent? For both buyers and sellers, having a seasoned professional by your side can be a game-changer. Here are the key attributes to seek when on the lookout for the finest real estate agent in California: Unwavering Professionalism Outstanding real estate agents exude professionalism in every circumstance. […]

Buyers Housing Laws RealtorĀ® Resources Sellers

Elimination of ADU Owner-Occupancy Requirements

Elimination of ADU Owner-Occupancy Requirements Title: The Evolution of ADU Legislation in California: Breaking Down AB 976 and Its Impact on Housing Introduction: In the ongoing quest to address California’s housing challenges, Accessory Dwelling Units (ADUs) have emerged as a noteworthy solution. While not a panacea for all housing problems, California lawmakers have increasingly embraced […]