Couple of Interesting Real Estate Conferences

There are a couple of upcoming real estate conferences that I think will be interesting. The RealShare San Diego is happening on May 17th at the La Jolla Marriott. The agenda covers a range of seminars. Another show that should be interesting is the […]

Michael Stark Exhibiting at RBN Expo October 14th

Visit the RBN Expo on October 14th, 2015 at the Hilton Hotel Orange County/Costa Mesa

It will be fun to be an exhibitor at the upcoming RBN Expo on October 14th, 2015 at the Hilton Hotel Orange County/Costa Mesa at 3500 Bristol St, Costa Mesa. In the […]

Southern California Property Outlook

What is the outlook for Southern California real estate for 2014? That question is on a lot people’s minds. It’s no secret that some are hoping for another a year like 2013. While it is difficult to predict what property prices will do over the next […]

Remember 2009 Southern California Real Estate?


Today’s Southern California Property Market Has Come A Long Way

Remember 2009 real estate in Southern California? I know most people would like to forget about how hard hit the market was. What’s interesting is that many savvy investors took a chance and bought properties back then. It is no […]

The Second Rule of Real Estate

Everyone knows the first rule of real estate is location. Others believe the second rule is about making deals from the dreaded 5 D’s. That is desperation, destitution, disease, death, and divorce. Whatever you choose to do, I think it’s essential that you have a great […]

Real Estate Prices In 2012 May Be Like 2002

It’s my opinion that Southern California residential property prices in 2012 may be like 2002 prices. Of course, each neighborhood has its own dynamic, and what the actual prices may be will vary. When you look at 2002, an ounce of gold was about $300. In […]

Apartment Internet Marketing Conference

I’m looking forward to attending the Apartment Internet Marketing Conference from May 2 to 4 in Huntington Beach, CA at the Hyatt Regency. Last year I went, and it was one the best networking and educational events I did all year. Stephen Lefkovitz is the […]

Investors Love Brokers Who Specialize in Off Market, FSBO, and REO Deals

The Law of Attraction rules real estate investing. It’s no secret that investors like to work with brokers who are magnets for early intelligence of off market, fsbo (for sale by owner), and reo deals. Helping investors learn about deals is what I do for a living. […]

Contrarian Investing in Southern California Real Estate

While most people are keeping their money in the bank, or investing in the stock market, mutual funds, commodities, or treasury bills, contrarian investors understand the opportunity of buying up undervalued real estate assets while […]

Wanted Properties List

MY CLIENTS’ WANTED PROPERTIES LIST
If you know an owner thinking of selling, my clients may have interest in the following:
Add your property want to this list

– Home, minimum 3 bedrooms, up to $1,150,000.
Eastside Costa Mesa.

– Condo with 3 bedroom, up to $320,000.
Costa Mesa, Huntington Beach, Fountain Valley, […]

2003 Property Prices in 2011 in Southern California?

2011 may be the best time to purchase real estate in nearly a decade. It’s my opinion that 2011 residential and commercial property prices in Southern California will be at bargain levels not seen since 2003. Factoring in what a dollar was worth in 2003 compared to […]