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September 2018

Tax Law Changes to Know About

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Keeping up with changes in the tax laws is always a good idea, even if you have a tax professional handling your taxes. Click here to read about some of the recent changes affecting home owners.   https://home.homekeepr.com/changes-to-real-estate-tax-deductions-for-2018?sharedby=kim-gateb&utm_source=ActiveCampaign&utm_medium=email&utm_content=Your+branded+blog+post+%7C+Changes+to+U+S++Real+Estate+Tax+Deductions+for+2018&utm_campaign=2018_09_10_Shareable_Blog_Posts

August 2018

What to Know about Radon

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If you are considering a move, become familiar with radon. Knowing what it is, why it is important, and what to look for can help you avoid problems later on.   https://home.homekeepr.com/7-things-you-didnt-know-about-radon?sharedby=kim-gateb&utm_source=ActiveCampaign&utm_medium=email&utm_content=Your+branded+blog+post+%7C+7+Things+You+Didn+t+Know+About+Radon&utm_campaign=2018_08_17_Shareable_Blog_Posts

June 2018

The Truth About the Zillow Zestimate

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If you are considering selling, read this first. https://home.homekeepr.com/truth-about-zillow-zestimates?sharedby=kim-gateb&utm_source=ActiveCampaign&utm_medium=email&utm_content=Your+branded+blog+post+%7C+Truth+about+Zillow+Zestimates&utm_campaign=2018_06_21_Shareable_Blog_Posts

November 2017

Huntington Beach Real Estate for sale and rent

November 17th, 2017|

Homes, condos and land for sale and rent in Huntington Beach, CA Huntington Beach is a seaside city in Orange County in Southern California. The city is named after American businessman Henry E. Huntington. The population was 189,992 during the 2010 census, making it the most populous beach city in Orange County and the seventh most populous city in the Los Angeles-Long Beach-Anaheim MSA.[citation needed] Its estimated 2014 population was 200,809. It is bordered by the Pacific Ocean on the southwest, by Seal Beach on [...]

Newport Beach Real Estate for sale and rent

November 4th, 2017|

Homes, condos and land for sale and rent in Newport Beach, CA Newport Beach is a seaside city in Orange County, California, United States. Its population was 85,287 at the 2010 census. Newport Beach is also home to Newport Harbor. The city's median family income and property values consistently place high in national rankings. The Daily Pilot, a newspaper published in the neighboring city of Costa Mesa but which serves the greater Newport-Mesa community, reported in 2010 that more than a quarter of households have [...]

August 2017

Homes for sale in Beverly Hills, CA

August 27th, 2017|

Homes, condos and land for sale and rent in Beverly Hills, CA Beverly Hills is a city in Los Angeles County, California, United States, surrounded by the cities of Los Angeles and West Hollywood. Originally a Spanish ranch where lima beans were grown, Beverly Hills was incorporated in 1914 by a group of investors who had failed to find oil, but found water instead and eventually decided to develop it into a town. By 2013, its population had grown to 34,658. Sometimes referred to as [...]

Homes and Condos for sale in Los Angeles, CA

August 5th, 2017|

Homes, condos and land for sale and rent in Los Angeles, CA Bel Air Brentwood Cheviot Hills Del Rey Downtown Hollywood Mid-City Mid-Wilshire Pacific Palisades Palms & Mar Vista Playa Vista Santa Monica Venice Westchester Westwood Los Angeles, officially the City of Los Angeles and often known by its initials L.A., is the second-most populous city in the United States (after New York City), the most populous city in California and the county seat of Los [...]

May 2017

Homes for sale in Malibu, CA

May 27th, 2017|

Homes, condos and land for sale and rent in Malibu, CA Malibu is a beach city in Los Angeles County, California, situated 30 miles (48 km) west of Downtown Los Angeles. Known for its Mediterranean climate, a 21-mile (34 km) strip of the Malibu coast incorporated in 1991 into the City of Malibu. The area is known for being the home of Hollywood movie stars, people in the entertainment industry, and other affluent residents. As of the 2010 census, the city population was 12,645. Signs [...]

Homes for sale in Santa Monica, CA

May 27th, 2017|

Homes, condos and land for sale and rent in Santa Monica, CA Santa Monica is a beachfront city in western Los Angeles County, California, United States. The city is named after the Christian saint Monica. Situated on Santa Monica Bay, it is bordered on three sides by the city of Los Angeles – Pacific Palisades to the north, Brentwood on the northeast, Sawtelle on the east, Mar Vista on the southeast, and Venice on the south. The Census Bureau population for Santa Monica in 2010 [...]

February 2017

Redondo Beach Real Estate for sale and rent

February 12th, 2017|

Homes, condos and land for sale and rent in Redondo Beach, CA Redondo Beach is one of the three Beach Cities located in Los Angeles County, California, United States. The population was 66,748 at the 2010 census, up from 63,261 at the 2000 census. The city is located in the South Bay region of the greater Los Angeles area. Redondo Beach was originally part of the 1785 Rancho San Pedro Spanish land grant that later became the South Redondo area. The city's territory has an [...]

Hermosa Beach Real Estate for sale and rent

February 12th, 2017|

Homes, condos and land for sale and rent in Hermosa Beach, CA Hermosa Beach is a beachfront city in Los Angeles County, California, United States. Its population was 19,506 at the 2010 census. The city is located in the South Bay region of the greater Los Angeles area and is one of the three Beach Cities. Hermosa Beach is bordered by the other two, Manhattan Beach to the north and Redondo Beach to the south and east. The city's beach is popular for sunbathing, beach [...]

Manhattan Beach Real Estate for sale and rent

February 12th, 2017|

Homes, condos and land for sale and rent in Manhattan Beach, CA Manhattan Beach is a city in southwestern Los Angeles County, California, United States, on the Pacific coast south of El Segundo, and north of Hermosa Beach. Manhattan Beach is one of the three Beach Cities that make up the South Bay. Mira Costa High School in Manhattan Beach is ranked in the top 1% of high schools nationally. In 1863, a Scottish immigrant, Sir Robert Burnett, purchased Rancho Sausal Redondo and Rancho Aguaje [...]

Lomita Real Estate for sale and rent

February 12th, 2017|

Homes, condos and land for sale and rent in Lomita, CA Lomita is a city in Los Angeles County, California, United States. The population was 20,256 at the 2010 census, up from 20,046 at the 2000 census. The word "lomita" is Spanish for "little knoll." Lomita was originally part of Rancho San Pedro, granted by the Spanish Empire to Juan Jose Dominguez by King Carlos III of Spain in 1784. Lomita established a sister city relationship with Takaishi, Osaka, Japan in October 1981. According to [...]

January 2017

Homes for sale in Playa Vista (Los Angeles), CA

January 3rd, 2017|

Homes, condos and land for sale and rent in Playa Vista, LA Playa Vista is a neighborhood located in the Westside of the City of Los Angeles, California, United States, north of LAX. Prior to the development of Playa Vista, the area was the headquarters of Hughes Aircraft Company from 1941 to 1985, and was the site of the construction of the Hughes H-4 Hercules "Spruce Goose" aircraft. The area began development in 2002 as a planned community with residential, commercial, and retail components. The community has [...]

Homes for sale in Pacific Palisades (Los Angeles), CA

January 3rd, 2017|

Homes, condos and land for sale and rent in Pacific Palisades, LA Pacific Palisades is a coastal neighborhood in the Westside of the city of Los Angeles, California, located among Brentwood to the east, Malibu and Topanga to the west, Santa Monica to the southeast, the Santa Monica Bay to the southwest, and the Santa Monica Mountains to the north. The area currently has about 27,000 residents. It is primarily a residential area, with a mixture of large private homes, small (usually older) houses, condominiums, and apartments. [...]

Homes for sale in Palms & Mar Vista (Los Angeles), CA

January 3rd, 2017|

Homes, condos and land for sale and rent in Palms & Mar Vista, LA Palms (originally "The Palms") is a highly diverse, densely populated[1] community in the Westside region of Los Angeles, California, founded in 1886 and the oldest neighborhood annexed to the city, in 1915. The 1886 tract was marketed as an agricultural and vacation community.[2] Today it is a primarily residential area, with a large number of apartment buildings, ribbons of commercial zoning and a single-family residential area in its northwest corner. Mar Vista is [...]

Homes for sale in Venice (Los Angeles), CA

January 3rd, 2017|

Homes, condos and land for sale and rent in Venice, LA Venice is a residential, commercial and recreational beachfront neighborhood on the Westside of the Californian city of Los Angeles. Venice was founded in 1905 as a seaside resort town. It was an independent city until 1926, when it merged with Los Angeles. Today, Venice is known for its canals, beaches, and the circus-like Ocean Front Walk, a two-and-a-half-mile pedestrian-only promenade that features performers, mystics, artists and vendors. In 1839, a region called La Ballona that included [...]

December 2016

Thousand Oaks Real estate for sale and rent

December 29th, 2016|

Homes, condos and land for sale and rent in Thousand Oaks, CA Thousand Oaks is a city in southeastern Ventura County, California, United States. It is in the northwestern part of the Greater Los Angeles Area, approximately 35 miles (56 km) from Downtown Los Angeles and is less than 15 mi (24 km) from the Los Angeles city neighborhood of Woodland Hills. It was named after the many oak trees that grow in the area, and the city seal is adorned with an oak. The [...]

Kimberly Gateb
Gateb Group International

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Kimberly Gateb
Gateb Group International
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