June 2017

There are 37 blog entries for June 2017.

Wishing you had the backyard space to host your own 4th of July BBQ? Start searching for a better fit for you and your family this weekend at open houses in Orange County

 Orange County

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Make the most of your home search this weekend by teaming up with a real estate agent. Search for an agent on our site or reach out and we’ll match you up with an agent today to be house hunting with you tomorrow.

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HOME BUYER TIP: Interested in a new neighborhood? Get to know the community vibe by attending the local 4th of July festivities. Find all the local events, parades and more this 4th on our list of Events in OC for July 2017.

Still not sure how to spend your fourth of July holiday? Check out all the fireworks shows and festivals going on across Riverside and San Bernardino counties this year. Some cities are celebrating this Saturday, July 1st so be sure to check the dates on each and plan accordingly! Once you've got your 4th plans set, don't forget to check out more events all month long in the Inland Empire.

Fourth of July Fireworks & Events in Riverside County

Beaumont

Tuesday, July 4th 
Pool Hours: 12-8PM, Festival 4-9:30PM, Fireworks at 9PM
ci.beaumont.ca.us
Where: Stewart Park, 9th and Orange streets, Beaumont, CA

The pool will be open all day (admission $1) and all other events are free. There will be live music from The Kraze and Cannibal & The

Uncle Sam wants you to visit open houses this weekend in Los Angeles County. And we're here to help. Say hello to your local First Team agent at an open house this Saturday and Sunday. 

LA COUNTY

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If you’re going shopping for a home this weekend, the smartest plan is to have an agent by your side. An agent can help you act fast when you find the perfect home, and answer all of your burning home buying questions. If you have questions before you head out or would like to team up with an agent, find a First Team agent online or reach out and we’ll match you with a top agent near you.

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HOME BUYER TIP: Do something fun this weekend

It's almost America's birthday, and we're celebrating our freedom with open houses this Saturday and Sunday in Riverside and San Bernardino Counties. We've got some star spangled splendid real estate lined up for you! 

RIVERSIDE COUNTY

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SAN BERNARDINO COUNTY

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If you have any questions about open houses, the real estate process, or your local market, just ask a real estate agent. It’s literally their job to help you find a house and some happiness at home. Search online for an agent near you or contact us and we’ll match you with an agent in your area.

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Summer fun is officially in season with TONS of events in Los Angeles County this July 2017. The fun kicks off with more fourth of July fireworks and events than your schedule can handle. Check out the list below of shows and parties going on across the county.

Once you've solidified your fourth plans, check out everything else going on this month from movies in the park and free concerts, to food festivals, cook-offs and more. So much to do, so little summer!

Fourth of July Events

 

ROSE BOWL

1001 Rose Bowl Dr., Pasadena 
rosebowlstadium.com

AmericaFest at the Rose Bowl kicks off at 2PM. There will be food vendors and games for children in the early afternoon, and the fun includes inflatable rides, games, crafts and tailgating followed

We call them man's best friend for a reason. Our pups and other pets are part of the family, so it's no surprise that they affect huge life decisions, including real estate decisions. According to the findings of the National Association of REALTORS Animal House: Remodeling Impact report, potential homebuyers and renters have an eye out for pet friendly amenities.

Gene Turley and Dean Lueck of First Team Real Estate Christie’s International—two of coastal Orange County’s foremost luxury real estate experts—recently closed the sale of a stunning contemporary beach home in Corona del Mar’s highly exclusive China Cove enclave. Listed for sale at just under $3.5 million, the residence at 2618 Cove Street offers an exceptional lifestyle in a coveted location.

Just yards away from China Cove’s pristine sandy beach, this spectacular property features a rooftop deck, accessed via a dramatic spiral staircase, that boasts 180-degree views stretching from the crashing waves to the harbor and Catalina Island. Sets of bi-folding doors give way to the home’s great room, rear patio, and view deck off the master suite, creating

If you don't have any plans for the fourth, then it's time to check out our roundup of Events in Orange County this July 2017, including 4th of July fireworks and events going on around Orange County cities this year. This month there's also tons of summer fun including the OC Fair, Laguna Beach art events like the Sawdust Festival and Pageant of the Masters, movies on the beach, free Shakespeare, and more!

4th of July Fireworks in Orange County

All fireworks and events take place Tuesday July 4th, 2017.

Huntington Beach

hb4thofjuly.org
Huntington Beach Pier
325 Pacific Coast Highway
Fireworks @ 9PM

The festivities are all day in Huntington Beach beginning with a Breakfast hosted by the Kiwanis of HB, a Surf City 5K, the 112th Huntington

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FIRST TEAM’S WEEKLY MORTGAGE WATCH (June 25th, 2017) THIS WEEK HIGHLIGHTS THE FOLLOWING UPDATES:

  • You could almost hear crickets chirping in the tranquility of the mortgage market, last week. 
  • While the week did have some economic news, rates remained in an impressively tight range. 
  • The housing market continues to reveal two trends: not enough homes and increasing price pressures. Of course, growth in the housing market is good for the economy, but the rate of home price increases continues to strain affordability. 
  • Fortunately, low mortgage rates continue to aid homebuyers as they race against increasing prices. 
  • The Conference Board’s Leading Economic Indicators grew for the eighth straight month,

It's officially summertime! If you're in need of a new pool or ready to upgrade to a home closer to the coast, it's time to start searching this weekend at open houses in Orange County. Check out the latest inventory that our agents will be showing off this Saturday and Sunday. 

 Orange County

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Make the most of your home search this weekend by teaming up with a real estate agent. Search for an agent on our site or reach out and we’ll match you up with an agent today to be house hunting with you tomorrow.

Email us at clientservices@firstteam.com

Call us at 888-870-1142

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