Author Archives for Lori Fernandez

Where To Retire?

September 10, 2019 3:14 pm Published by Comments Off on Where To Retire?

This is an extremely personal decision, based on family, personal goals, likes, hobbies, etc. However, how much should economics play in this decision? For some couples, it’s everything, because they have priced themselves out of California, even though they would...
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Many Loan Programs To Choose From…

July 15, 2019 9:27 am Published by Comments Off on Many Loan Programs To Choose From…

If you are shopping for a loan to buy or to refinance an existing mortgage, make sure you truly understand your loan product. Know not only how many years it is amortized for, but also when is the loan due....
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Headlines Confirm, Slowdown is Here…

July 15, 2019 9:21 am Published by Comments Off on Headlines Confirm, Slowdown is Here…

The Sunday June 9th headline in a local paper quoted “Reports On Housing” reports that inventory in the 4 county southland of Los Angeles, Orange County, San Bernardino and Riverside, rose substantially to 36,335 as of May 30th, up from...
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What Were The Actual Numbers?

June 6, 2019 10:51 am Published by Comments Off on What Were The Actual Numbers?

The total number of sales for the month of April (the last complete month available) was 2,967. This number is off 8% from April of 2018. The median price rose 2.8%, but only because of new homes, which rose 9.3%...
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Two Recent Headlines Should Be Of Interest To All Millennials…

April 26, 2019 1:37 pm Published by Comments Off on Two Recent Headlines Should Be Of Interest To All Millennials…

Sunday March 17th, Jonathan Lansner wrote, “Rents Still Rising in Los Angeles, Orange Counties”,  according to the Consumer Price Index, try 5.9%.  This is way above inflation, and renters…you’re paying more for rent than owners are getting in appreciation.  That...
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