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Beat the heat at an air-conditioned open house this weekend in Orange County. Check out the line-up of First Team open houses in your area right here on our blog. 

 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

HOME BUYER TIP: Did you know that Huntington Beach inventory has shown steady growth over the last six months? You would if you read up on our July 2017 OC Real Estate Market Update. Check out the full report to find out where the

Grab your sunscreen and meet us out at open house in Los Angeles County this weekend. The weather is hot and so is the local real estate market. If you want to find that perfect new home before the fall, it's time to start searching!

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.

Email us at clientservices@firstteam.com

Call us at 888-870-1142

Summer heat reminds us of something: add A/C to your homebuyer wish list. See what's available and fits your bill this weekend at open houses in Riverside and San Bernardino Counties.  

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.

Email us at clientservices@firstteam.com

Call us at 888-870-1142

HOME BUYER TIP: Get a leg up on other buyers by studying up on

It's time to catch up with the latest LA real estate market trends with our Los Angeles County report. Our July report includes trends on over 100 cities in LA plus an overview of the entire county. It really is everything you need to know about the local market.

For a more in depth look at your local market with down to the block neighborhood pricing details, work with a First Team real estate agent. Reach out and we'll connect you with an expert in your area.

Email us at clientservices@firstteam.com

Call us at 888-870-1142

Need to become a real estate expert quick? Then check out our Inland Empire Real Estate Market Report. This bad boy has everything you need to know, whether you're buying or selling, from average sale prices to inventory and demand.

For even more expert knowledge, connect with a First Team local specialist. Our agents have access to the tools you need to price your home, find the perfect property for you, and help you make the smartest real estate decisions this summer.

Email us at clientservices@firstteam.com

Call us at 888-870-1142

Becoming an Orange County real estate expert is easier than you think. All it takes is a few minutes alone with our OC Market Report and you'll be up to speed with everything you need to know about the local market like average sale prices, days on market, inventory, and trends spanning the past year.

For more help analyzing the local market, work with a First Team agent. Reach out and we'll connect you with an expert in your area.

Email us at clientservices@firstteam.com

Call us at 888-870-1142

 

Click here to download the PDF.

FIRST TEAM’S WEEKLY MORTGAGE WATCH (July 30th, 2017) THIS WEEK HIGHLIGHTS THE FOLLOWING UPDATES:

  • Similar to the last few years, Q2 GDP rebounded, but rates were unfazed. Coming off a revised 1.2%, GDP stepped up to 2.6%. 
  • While the increase is welcomed, it still leaves us at only 1.8% for the first half of the year. 
  • The Federal Reserve left its Fed Funds Rate unchanged, and analysts are now placing odds of a rate increase in September at about 50%. This, along with inflation slowing, may give the Fed an opportunity to begin to reduce its massive balance sheet, at its next meeting. 
  • Housing indicators continue to show more of the same: tight inventories and rising prices. The first of the month data

Before you hit the OC Fair and binge on fried food and good times, do yourself a favor and check out open houses in Orange County. The summer is racing by and if you want to secure that new home before the holiday season, now's the time to do your house hunting! 

 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

HOME BUYER TIP: The OC Fair isn't the only thing going on this month in Orange County. Check out our full list of events this August 2017

It's the last weekend in July, better make it count! Make good on your real estate goals and visit an open house in Los Angeles County this weekend. Who knows what you might find when you really start searching...

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.

Email us at clientservices@firstteam.com

Call us at 888-870-1142

HOME BUYER TIP: Don't

What's your real estate unicorn? Search for it this weekend at open houses in Riverside and San Bernardino Counties. Check out the line-up of homes and see what matches your wishlist of must-haves. 

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.

Email us at clientservices@firstteam.com

Call us at 888-870-1142

HOME BUYER TIP: Riverside and San Bernardino