Neighbors Can Impact Your Happiness, Study Suggests

Ellwood Newsletter – November 2019 Neighbors Can Impact Your Happiness, Study Suggests Summarized from a Chicago Tribune News Service Story – Neighbors can impact one’s happiness according to a 2018 AARP Foundation study that explored the relationship...

Housing and the e-x-t-e-n-d-e-d family

Many homes in Goleta are being transformed to accommodate new household members Whether it’s kids who move back home after college, or aging parents moving back in with their adult children, or just relatives combining households, there are many extended living...

What Sellers Should Know About Sales Comparisons

Many property owners look at their home’s value on websites like Zillow, Trulia or Realtor.com, but can those valuations be relied on? These sites use Automated Valuation Models (AVMs), which have become more common but often don’t reflect the true value...