RB Insight: Southern California Housing Slump

According to CoreLogic, new and existing houses and condominiums sold during this past month of September fell 18% compared with September of 2017.  This is a worrisome trend for potential home buyers, as the median price for homes sold in September was $505,000 (3.6% higher than it was last year). With prices rising, and home … More RB Insight: Southern California Housing Slump

Transitioning from Renting to Buying: A Rental Beast How-To

Buying a home is hard.  The transition from renting to buying is harder.  It is a daunting task to forgo landlords, and leases for mortgages and down payments.  But don’t worry, we here at Rental Beast are ready to help. We talked to our in-house real estate experts to put together some tips and tricks … More Transitioning from Renting to Buying: A Rental Beast How-To

FCRA Compliance? Rental Beast is here to help

FCRA, the Fair Credit Reporting Act, comes into conversation in real estate during the application phase.  This act regulates the collection of credit information and the access of credit reports. Passed in 1970, it was designed to ensure fairness, accuracy, and privacy of personal information during credit checks.   All real estate agents must be … More FCRA Compliance? Rental Beast is here to help

How to Leverage the Livability Score for your Clients

In a recent blog post, we shared how Total Home Score can give you detailed neighborhood knowledge that allows you to impress your clients and build their confidence in your expertise. Now, let’s see how these scores work in practice. Live in your Broker Portal: Livability Scores Step 1: Start your search as you normally … More How to Leverage the Livability Score for your Clients