If Mortgage Rates Rise Will Home Prices Drop?

In a recent article published by Freddie Mac stated the impact the projected rise in mortgage rates might have on the housing market. We often assume that an increase in mortgage rates will cause a slow down in real estate purchases, which in turn, may lead to a drop...

Are You Ready to Buy a House Together?

Together… that may be a new word for you and now your SO (Significant Other)… but if you’ve decided that “together” is what you’re going to be you might also be wondering if buying a house together is a good idea or not. Together...

Lake Forest – A Dining Celebration!

Once a year, Lake Forest has a literal Dining Celebration! On “Taste of Lake Forest” day, restaurants from around the city set up shop at the Foothill Ranch Towne Center to showcase their wares. For a single reasonably-priced ticket, only $10 per person, you can enjoy...

5 Ways to Tell if a Loan Officer is Ripping You Off

It doesn’t matter what industry you are in, chances are there are scammers in just about every profession. And it’s only getting worse. We really need to keep our feelers up when it comes to scams, hackers, and those just trying to get your money or your...

Dog Grooming Contest in Pasadena

You may have recently seen on social media of the pictures or videos of dogs that have been groomed to look like other animals or even other items. At the Creative Grooming Competition at the Groom Expo West, Poodle lovers and all types of dogs participate in the...