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Why use a real estate agent

It may be tempting to sell your home privately, and bypass the costs of hiring an agent; but in doing so you can risk spending more without the proper expertise in place.

Buyer's agents are knowledgeable of your local real estate market, and experienced in the complicated procedures of home buying and selling. Hiring a respected professional will save you in the long run. Why use a real estate agent? We've listed a few of the main reasons below!

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What A Buyer's Agent Can Do For You:

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Woodland Hills real estate

Located east of Calabasas and west of Tarzana, this is a high end neighborhood in the southwest region of the San Fernando Valley that enjoys breathtaking views of the surrounding valley landscapes. Woodland hills real estate is tucked into curving, tree-lined streets and a part of the history to this area is recognizable in the canopy of pepper trees along Canoga Ave. Nearly 300 were planted here by a land owner here in the early 20s.

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A Look At Woodland Hills Homes & History

What was once known as the

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Affordable DIY home renos

Have you just purchased a fixer-upper? Maybe you're enjoying a long-time family home, picking up an investment, or ready to move and looking for ways to improve your home valuation. Well, there's a bounty of different kinds of affordable DIY home renos to take your investment to the next level! Even for those with little DIY skills, many updates can be done by beginners with the right instructions and advice from experts at your local home stores.

Budget friendly renovations can be done year by year, one room at a time, or all at once if you have the finances in the place. Here is a list of some quick and easy home renos that can help position your home for style and comfort and be enjoyed by your family, or another, in the years to come.


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Things to do in the San Fernando Valley

Looking for somewhere to take the kids on a sunny May weekend in the San Fernando Valley? Things to do here are heating up with the weather and there's lots of great events happening all over the valley this month, for people of all ages.

From a Mother's Day hip hop class, to a world fair and movie under the stars, there's a wide array of indoor and outdoor activities to suit those seeking some quality family fun.

1. Discover Recycling: May 2 - 30

Held every year, the LA Sanitation hosts a set of open houses geared to help kids understand the power and importance of recycling; as well as how to do it! The interactive program will highlight mascots "Mr. Recycle" and "Robo Blue" as they serve up the fun, educational action. There will be food and

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Million Dollar Listings San Fernando Valley

For those who enjoy living vicariously, a new season of the hit Bravo TV show "Million Dollar Listing: New York" has just begun, but on this side of the coast we have our own luxury offerings.


Currently listings in areas like the fifth happiest city in the US, and one of the least dense regions of LA, feature sprawling views of the California hills, expansive interiors, stylish outdoor living spaces and stunning, unique architecture are all on hand.


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#5) 22525 La Quilla Dr, Chatsworth: $3,995,000

Live the fantasy with this

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Granada Hills Charter School

The eight students that make up Granada Hills Charter High School's Academic Decathlon received a hero's welcome upon their return from Sacramento earlier in March. The team trounced their competition with unrivaled booksmarts to take the California Academic Decathlon Championship for 2015. The statewide event hosted teams from across California, and the Granada Hills Charter School group came out on top over 64 teams with their comprehensive knowledge on topics that ranged from Math and Science to Music and Language.

Equally as impressive was their final score; the group earned a cumulative 59,040 points out of a possible 66,000. The big win was well received at home, where even the school's cheerleading squad joined in celebrating their

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san fernando valley home searchWelcome to the new Carey Eckert & Associates, your #1 source for discovering the best homes for sale in San Fernando Valley. It hasĀ been over 10 years since I followed my dream and became a REALTOR. Through lots of hard work, dedication, and my drive to always provide my clients with the best service possible, I was able to realize immediate success in the market, a trend which continues today.

To maintain this tradition of providing only the very best to my clients, I have created this brand new website! This website hosts the most powerful search technologies available on the market and allows you to search for homes just about any way that you want. Although you may not see it working in the front end, it is constantly pulling and sorting data in

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