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Santa Monica Home & Condo Sale Info by Kim & Kristine
As a Realtor your constantly helping others buy and sell in the area you know best. Well what about exploring the world rather than being confined to the area you know best. I read an article about the 50 most epic hotels to visit and I have to say, this might be my new bucket list item.    World...
Hidden Gems on Abbot Kinney, Venice Beach LA Voted America's Coolest Block by GQ Magazine, Abbot Kinney Blvd in Venice Beach has some excellent hidden and not so hidden gems.  GTA GTA, Gjelina Take Away, is not very hidden. Unless you have your mind so set on a table at Gjelina, you might miss GT...
We were lucky to have a guest lender to write a short overview of the process of buying your first home!   Preparing Yourself to Purchase your First Home There is nothing more exciting than buying your first home!  Regardless of your stage of life, this is one decision you want to approach very t...
The Wavery & Seychelle are the new complexes in the area. These luxury homes have 24 hour security, conceiage, virtual personal assistant, pet spa, community lounge, and those new Starbucks that everyone is talking about. These spacious homes are just a block from the ocean and pier in Santa Moni...
The last long weekend of the summer has arrived allowing for kids to enjoy the last bit of summer they have and parents to enjoy the last long weekend with kids for a while.  If a BBQ and relaxing at the beach isn't an option, this weekend is filled with last minute things to do. While being outd...
We constantly have to deal with buyers, sellers, and everything else living in the home of interest. So we broke it down for a couple of people who are relocating out to Los Angeles about what they might find when going through inspections. ________________________________________________________...
The Importance of Homeowners Insurance Recently we talked to Ed Rowin from Farmers Insurance to discuss with us the importance of Homeowner's insurance. Luckily he gave us this great response! Homeowners insurance is the best product you will ever buy and hope to never use. What would happen if y...
The Worst Kind of Home Buyer's Remorse? You've heard of buyer's remorse; You put an offer in on a home, do the inspections, and at some point you wake up in the middle of the night in a cold sweat quiestioning if you are doing the right thing. But have you considered what's worse? The absolute wo...
We started to do neighborhoods of the week, so we figured we would share it with you and get your opinions. Here is a brand new community that is literally being built from ground up. It's not only expanding but it's coming up from no where and will be not only the new but the place to be. Playa ...
Looking for a great beach read. We are, the great part about living in California besides the great weather is the ability to go to the beach or hike up to a mountain or park and read in as I absorb the sun.  Here is my suggestion of good books to read that are perfect for some beautiful outdoor ...

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Author Bio: Kim & Kristine Halverson are Realtors in Santa Monica at Compass. Kim & Kristine are sisters, and have over 37 years combined experience serving buyers and sellers in real estate.