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Home Buyer’s Rebate

SageLang Realty—Buyer’s Agents  If you do the work of finding your new home, I will complete your transaction as your buyer's agent, and split the buy-side commission with you. I’ve done this for friends over the years, and am now offering this service to any active buyer. Here’s how it works: 1.)...

Four Plex in San Clemente

Long term family holding is available due to the owners moving out of state. East side of the freeway, 3830 sq. ft. and an advantageous unit-mix of (4) 2+1.5. Units have not been upgraded since build date of 1981 and there is room to upgrade and raise rents. Excellent 1031-Exchange property. This...

Dana Point Units, Triplex

Held for a long time by a local family, this triplex is available but will not be listed on the MLS. (3) 2+2 apartments with laundry hookups. Separately metered for gas & electric, hillside views, garages for all three units. Owner would like to sell at market before she leaves the state. Call...

Big Questions

Some Advice... Should I buy investment property in OC at this time? Like most categories of RE, multifamily, office and commercial prices are high. Investors are selling long held properties and using a 1031-exchange to purchase new ones. There is action out there, and there are even some deals....

Rent Control Law—Explained

https://la.curbed.com/2019/9/24/20868937/california-rent-control-law-bill-governor This article explains the new law in a straight-ahead, concise manner. Click the above link to read. The following is a brief excerpt:    Gov. Gavin Newsom signed Assembly Bill 1482 on Tuesday, enacting rent control...

From P. Noonan

In the 21st century our political figures and their families too often look like scrounging grifters—Americans with connections who can be hired, who leverage connections to fame for profit.

Foreign Investors

By  Esther Fung, Wall Street Journal (snippet) A strong appetite among foreign investors for office buildings, apartments, malls and other real estate has in part fueled the long-running bull market in U.S. commercial property. Now, amid a maturing property market cycle and rising uncertainties in...

Home Buyer’s Rebate

SageLang Realty—Buyer’s Agents  If you do the work of finding your new home, I will complete your transaction as your buyer's agent, and split the buy-side commission with you. I’ve done this for friends over the years, and am now offering this service to any active...

Four Plex in San Clemente

Long term family holding is available due to the owners moving out of state. East side of the freeway, 3830 sq. ft. and an advantageous unit-mix of (4) 2+1.5. Units have not been upgraded since build date of 1981 and there is room to upgrade and raise rents. Excellent...

Dana Point Units, Triplex

Held for a long time by a local family, this triplex is available but will not be listed on the MLS. (3) 2+2 apartments with laundry hookups. Separately metered for gas & electric, hillside views, garages for all three units. Owner would like to sell at market...

Big Questions

Some Advice... Should I buy investment property in OC at this time? Like most categories of RE, multifamily, office and commercial prices are high. Investors are selling long held properties and using a 1031-exchange to purchase new ones. There is action out there,...

Rent Control Law—Explained

https://la.curbed.com/2019/9/24/20868937/california-rent-control-law-bill-governor This article explains the new law in a straight-ahead, concise manner. Click the above link to read. The following is a brief excerpt:    Gov. Gavin Newsom signed Assembly Bill 1482 on...

From P. Noonan

In the 21st century our political figures and their families too often look like scrounging grifters—Americans with connections who can be hired, who leverage connections to fame for profit.

Foreign Investors

By  Esther Fung, Wall Street Journal (snippet) A strong appetite among foreign investors for office buildings, apartments, malls and other real estate has in part fueled the long-running bull market in U.S. commercial property. Now, amid a maturing property market...

Stepped up Basis

If someone wills you a property, you will receive a stepped-up-basis, which equals the market-value at the time of the owner's death. This means the heirs are only subject to capital gains from that value onward. For example: Uncle Ted left you a duplex he purchased...

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