Bulldog Buzz Category: The Bulldog Blog

L.A. City Council votes to build homeless shelter in the heart of Venice

  The Los Angeles City Council approved a plan Tuesday to open a homeless shelter in the heart of Venice, a project that has become a flashpoint for complaints about tents, filth and crime in the seaside neighborhood. The council voted 13 to 0 to back a 154-bed homeless shelter on Sunset Avenue. Council members… READ MORE

By: Dakota Smith
Posted: 5 days ago

Architectural Dog Houses

Designed by Venice Architects and available in the Bulldog Gallery at 1209 Main St., Santa Monica. If you buy a house with Bulldog Realtors, we will gift you a dog house that is modeled after the house you have purchased…. READ MORE

Posted: 6 days ago

Santa Monica Zip Codes Among 100 Most Expensive In U.S.

SANTA MONICA, CA – It’s a known fact that California real estate is expensive. Los Angeles County has the highest number of pricey zips of any county nationwide, with 19 of its zip codes making an appearance on the list. But how does Santa Monica compare to the rest of the country? Santa Monica’s 90402… READ MORE

By: By Emily Holland, Patch Staff
Posted: 19 days ago

Help Bulldog support the following relief funds for homeless victims of the fire…

    The California Community Foundation’s Wildfire Relief Fund The Fund supports intermediate and long-term recovery efforts for major California wildfires, as well as preparedness efforts. Click Here to Donate   Ventura County Community Foundation Ventura County Community Foundation, in coordination with the City of Thousand Oaks, California Community Foundation, Conrad N. Hilton Foundation, Amgen… READ MORE

Posted: 1 month, 1 day ago

Zillow Stock Tanks

The day after its third quarter earnings report was released, Zillow’s stock tanked — dropping more in Wednesday’s trading than it ever has in a single day’s trading since since its IPO launched in 2011. On Tuesday, the real estate giant released its third quarter earnings, reporting revenue for the third quarter increased 22% from the same… READ MORE

Posted: 1 month, 3 days ago

Proposition 5: Voters won’t expand property tax savings for older homeowners

The measure would have allowed some homeowners to take low property taxes with them when moving With the defeat of Proposition 5, California voters have decided not to give older homeowners more breaks on their property taxes. With 97 percent of state precincts reporting statewide, the measure has garnered less than 42 percent of the vote…. READ MORE

Posted: 1 month, 9 days ago

Economics of Buying a Beach Home

The United States offers many different beach house locations to choose from, with 24 states bordering an ocean or the Gulf of Mexico. However, not all beachfront locations are created equal. Each of these states has different tax rates and property values. Certain regions also receive higher volumes of tourists and could prove to be lucrative rental… READ MORE

By: Nathan Buehler
Posted: 1 month, 25 days ago

Great Opportunity to Sell a House

  According to the market research from National Association of REALTORS ®, most of the Americans feel that now is the excellent time to sell a home (77%) – a new record spike. Home owner’s optimism comes from last years of successive price growth. Most of them believe that price will continue to increase. Read the full… READ MORE

Posted: 1 month, 29 days ago

Bear Sighting in the Housing Market?

#1 Bear sighting in the housing market. This should cause some real anxiety. Housing stocks have slid into a Bear Market, just as interest rates are climbing and stock market volatility is ramping up. Of additional concern is the fact that home sales are leveling off and there is weakness at the higher end of home… READ MORE

Posted: 2 months, 8 days ago

Fed-Up Locals Are Setting Electric Scooters On Fire And Burying Them At Sea

They’ve been crammed into toilets, tossed off balconies and set on fire. They’ve even been adorned with dangling bags of dog droppings. As cities like Santa Monica and Beverly Hills struggle to control a rapid proliferation of electric pay-per-minute scooters, some residents are taking matters into their own hands and waging a guerrilla war against… READ MORE

Posted: 4 months, 2 days ago

Exclusive: Compass’ First Big Tech Licensing Deal Has Fallen Apart

Compass is pulling out of a deal that would have given Massachusetts indie brokerage Leading Edge Real Estate the same technology tools and platform that Compass agents use. The deal would have been the first of its kind for Compass and was supposed to mark the beginning of a bold new effort in the NYC-based brokerage’s ambitious expansion… READ MORE

Posted: 4 months, 21 days ago

Stranger Claims Realtor Slept With Her Husband; Proceeded To Ruin Her Life

Monika Glennon, a Realtor and associate at RE/MAX ALLIANCE in Huntsville, Alabama, is still recovering after being subject to an onslaught of unfounded, online abuse. In the past, real estate agents have been caught doing some questionable things, but this time it’s different. Glennon has no idea who her attacker was or why they were out to get… READ MORE

Posted: 4 months, 22 days ago

Golda’s Birthday Dinner!

Our Bulldog agent Golda had her birthday dinner with Bob Saget and Seth Green!        … READ MORE

Posted: 4 months, 24 days ago

Billionaire’s Plan To Convert Venice Church Into Mega Mansion Under Fire

CBS Los Angeles — A nasty battle is brewing in Venice with residents in two distinct camps. Many people are furious that a billionaire family wants to build a mega mansion in the vicinity. To erect the home, a historic black church would have to come down. Some residents are asking the Penske family to… READ MORE

By: Louie the Bulldog
Posted: 5 months, 26 days ago