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Wire Fraud Advisory

Nearly everyday there is news of yet another internet hack or some new internet scam or fraud regarding personal information.  Unfortunately, we are also hearing about the increase of a crime targeting the real estate industry: Wire Transfer Fraud. Criminals have been able to gain access to email accounts, personal information, and bank routing numbers…

CalBRE Alert on Vacation Rentals and Property Management

Short term rentals of less that 30 days that are subject to a hotel, motel tax (“transient occupancies”), are exempt from many landlord tenant laws as well as the requirement of having a broker’s license in order to manage such properties for a fee.  The California Bureau of Real Estate (CalBRE) has become concerned that unlicensed persons…

School or Pool

Young Optimism

For a confidential meeting to discuss the future of your real estate career Contact: Heather Campbell, President Coldwell Banker – Campbell Realtors P: 714-742-0974 or E:

Real Trends / WSJ The Thousand

Congratulations to this year’s recipients! This year’s annual Wall Street Journal/REAL Trends “The Thousand” included 147 Coldwell Banker sales professionals See the entire list of Coldwell Banker sales professionals on the WSJ/REAL Trends “The Thousand”. You will find all assets, including talent attraction items, on Coldwell Banker Works.   For a confidential meeting to discuss…

Orange County Housing Report: The Market is on Cruise Control

June 23, 2014 – By Steven Thomas – Reports on Housing The Orange County housing market is not changing that much. What you see is what you will get for the rest of the year. Cruise Control: The inventory is increasing, demand is flat, and foreclosures and short sales are almost nonexistent. This year’s housing…

Coldwell Banker betting BuzzFeed users will share its ads

Jun 17, 2014 – Inman news To help generate brand awareness with BuzzFeed’s 130 million readers, Coldwell Banker Real Estate will advertise on the social news and entertainment website using shareable “custom content” highlighting the sentimental nature of homeownership. Perhaps best known for its GIF-loaded posts on lighthearted topics particularly appealing to millennials, BuzzFeed will feature…

The water crisis

Sellers are feeling good about home prices

How Do Buyers Evaluate Real Estate Crushes?