Explore Arcadia, CA

By Richard Bleuze
(Richard Bleuze)
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Upcoming events in the city of Arcadia. Santa Anita Race Track Betting on the horses is cool and you can make some major and minor cash if you know what your doing and know what horses to bet on.   I been there for the micro brew too and that's fun and crazy.  Some people just don't know how to d...

By Ellie Viray, Realtor, GRI
(Podley Properties)
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Tickets are now on sale for the City of Arcadia's annual Taste of Arcadia to be held from 5:00 to 9 p.m. on Monday, Sept. 22, at the Los Angeles County Arboretum, 301 South Baldwin Ave. Tickets are $40 prepaid or $50 at the door and will entitle you to taste some of the best food and beverages fr...

By Michelle Minch, Home Staging Los Angeles and Pasadena, CA
(Moving Mountains Design Home Staging, Pasadena, CA)
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Arcadia home staging helps sell home on the evening of the first open house. The owner/agent didn't even have time to get the sign up! After sitting on the market for several weeks, with no offers (not even low ball offers) the owner/agent decided to stage this cute cottage in hopes of getting it...

By Irina Netchaev, Pasadena CA Real Estate
(Pasadena Views Real Estate Team, Inc.)
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Summer is about being outdoors, enjoying activities with friends and family and of course, heading over to your favorite park for a concert.  If that concert is free, well... that's even better. ARCADIA, CA Location:  City Hall West Lawn, 240 West Huntington Drive, Arcadia Time:  7 pm to 8:30 pm ...

By Kevin Hottmann
(Keller Williams Whittier Market Center)
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Our June 7th REO TOUR BUS was a success!!! 3 properties were sold !!! There were many of you who could not attend our free tour due to conflicting schedules. That is why we are having another free tour to visit more HOT BUYS in the San Gabriel Valley! Kevin and I have heard your requests for feat...

By Linda Lane-White
(Dilbeck Real Estate Real Living)
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Great schools in Arcadia really keep prices of homes high and homes in high demand...   May YTD # Units Sold 45 197 Dollar Value  $  36,457,776  $  154,800,268 Average List Price  $       851,657  $         818,155 Average Sold Price  $       810,151  $         785,788 Average Market Time 75 75 A...

By Mary Thomas BH,MB,HB, PV, Estates LA+, Mary C. Thomas Your Agent around the Globe
( Remax Estates Properties)
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Subject: PICTURE SAYS IT ALLI have seen this picture 1000 times but not the video. When a strong member of the Christian community e mailed it to me and her emails are ususally only something urgent and important,I checked it out on snopes.com expecting to find another rumor.  I was schocked to f...

By Mary Thomas BH,MB,HB, PV, Estates LA+, Mary C. Thomas Your Agent around the Globe
( Remax Estates Properties)
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 DId you know that moving costs can be tax deductible, Just refer to the guidelines above to see if you qualify.Best tip, check with your CPA or Tax Adviser to see if you qualify. Having a qualified tax professional is worth his weight in GOLD, and I mean GOLD.  MY neighbors were dong there own t...

By Tammy Moeller
(Century 21)
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Everyone seems to be saying the real estate market is not moving forward, and, in addition to that, the prices keep dropping. I know the media is also ho-humming the market, which is just reinforcing how some people are feeling. What I say is, this is the most perfect time for buyers to get a gre...

By Michelle Minch, Home Staging Los Angeles and Pasadena, CA
(Moving Mountains Design Home Staging, Pasadena, CA)
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Update: Staging was the Magic Bullet! This house had been on the market for 217 days before we staged it. It sold a few days ago. 58 days on the market after staging (that includes a 30 day escrow). We had the opportunity to stage a beautiful Mediterranean style home in Arcadia, CA, this week. Th...

By Michelle Minch, Home Staging Los Angeles and Pasadena, CA
(Moving Mountains Design Home Staging, Pasadena, CA)
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We staged a very nice Mediterranean style home yesterday in Arcadia, CA. It looked great when we were finished, but something was missing. Rugs! The Persian rugs weren't part of my original contract, but the homeowner, Realtor and I all agreed that they were really necessary. Yes, the home had  l...

By Mark Cheng
(IRN Realty)
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Continued from Short Sales, Part 1: Taking Advantage of the Buyer's Market Why Work with a Short Sale Expert? When it comes to purchasing short sales, INFORMATION IS KEY. Work with an agent and company that is experienced in short sales to maximize your chance of a smooth, successful transaction....
What is a short sale? Pre-Foreclosures, also known as short sales, occur when the selling price of the home minus all closing costs amounts to less than the total loan amount (the first and if second mortgages combined). This differs from foreclosures which is when a buyer fails to pay his or her...

By Hayden Gerson
(HPM Financial LLC)
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In the last year over 100 mortgage lenders have gone out of business due to the "mortgage meltdown" as most of you might now it is getting much more difficult to qualify for mortgages in Garden Grove. The reason it is difficult to qualify for your Garden Grove mortgage is because guidelines have ...

By Gene Glasco
(CENTURY 21 Ludecke, Inc.)
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In my last blog I mentioned the nice couple that flew out from Chicago in the attempt to find something comparable, if not affordable, in the Arcadia, California area. I was hoping to provide you more information on my relocation (relo) activity with them, but unfortunately the relocation company...

By Gene Glasco
(CENTURY 21 Ludecke, Inc.)
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I was recently given a lead referral by my company to help a nice married couple that was re-locating from their home in the Chicago suburbs. The company that the husband was interviewing with is in Arcadia, so they listed Arcadia as their purchasing prefrence. Their budget was presented to me al...

By Michelle Minch, Home Staging Los Angeles and Pasadena, CA
(Moving Mountains Design Home Staging, Pasadena, CA)
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In a recent blog The Homeowner Raised the Listing Price $200,000 AFTER STAGING!!! I wrote that the homeowner was so excited after we staged his home that he raised the listing price by $200,000.00 from $2.78 million to $2.98 million. Well, the home has sold already and escrow has closed! The home...

By Mark Cheng
(IRN Realty)
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My name is Mark Cheng with IRN Realty. This is my blog where I will be posting informative, up to date articles and information on buying and selling real estate in general and about the communities I work. Specifically, I will be providing information about Arcadia real estate, San Marino real e...

By Michelle Minch, Home Staging Los Angeles and Pasadena, CA
(Moving Mountains Design Home Staging, Pasadena, CA)
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I recently blogged about my experiences staging a 7,800 sq. ft. home in Arcadia, CA, The Homeowner Raised the Listing Price $200,000 AFTER STAGING!!! . This was a beautiful house - I was very lucky to have such a great canvas to work with. Here are some Before and After photos:               Livi...

By Irina Netchaev, Pasadena CA Real Estate
(Pasadena Views Real Estate Team, Inc.)
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City Hall West Lawn240 West Huntington Dr., Arcadia(626) 574-5113 www.ci.arcadia.ca.us7:00-8:30 pm Thursdays - FreeJuly 12:      Cody Bryant Country Band-Decades of Classic Country Music.July 19:      Gino Matteo Blues Band-Top West Coast Blues Guitarist.July 26:      Mrs. Murphy's Chowder Irish ...

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