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7 Ways to Increase the Value of Your Home When Selling

Any good Real Estate agent will tell you prior to selling your home that small upgrades can make a big difference. Give these suggestions consideration when selling they may help you get more than you expected. Read More…

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Four Summer 2015 Events To Attend in Orange County

Looking for some summer fun? Orange County offers its residents so many opportunities to enjoy the summer and weather, at some of the best cultural events. Whether you live here or you’re here for a visit check out these local events — just by attending and participating you give back to local businesses and nonprofits.

Vans U.S. Open of Surfing in Huntington Beach (July 25 – Aug 2, 2015)
It’s only appropriate that this event is hosted in Huntington Beach — Surf City, USA, and it’s all for the love of surf, sand and sun. The Vans U.S. Open of Surf is hosted over eight days and draws large crowds, not just because there is no cost to attend but because the entertainment lineup has something for everyone — live music, surf, skate, and bmx. While you’re there check out downtown Huntington Beach and grab a hamburger at 25 degrees or some Hawaiian fare at Aloha Grill both local favorites. Read More…

Costa Mesa Real Estate Market 2014 Recap

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The 2014 numbers are in for Costa Mesa’s single-family residence home sales, and there seems to be a positive outlook for the 2015-year ahead. The numbers seems to suggest that demand for living in Costa Mesa is on the rise, which is great for real estate companies moving forward. These numbers were gathered by First Team Real Estate.

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Costa Mesa Approves the Development of Symphony Apartments

Sarah Sitar Costa Mesa Real Estate DevelopmentCosta Mesa’s City Council recently approved real estate development plans to build apartment complexes in the South Coast Metro district. The plans were pitched by the well-known Sakioka family, who are responsible for multiple valuable real estate development projects in Orange County. The plan proposed was to build a mid-rise apartment complex with 393 units two blocks away from the popular South Coast Plaza. The address of these apartments will be 595 and 585 Anton Blvd. The apartment complex will be called the Symphony Apartments, and this 5-acre plan would replace two vacant restaurants and a parking lot.
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First Team Real Estate Wins Best Real Estate Company in Orange County

Sarah Sitar First Team Real EstateRecently on Orange County Register, Sarah Sitar’s company, First Team Real Estate won the best real estate company in Orange County for the fourth year in a row. The winning office was their East Orange County Regional Office on East 17th Street in Tustin, California. First Team Real Estate has closet to 110 full-time licensed real estate sales people that serve the Irvine, Orange Park Acres, Orange, Cowan Heights, North Tustin, Tustin, Villa Park, and Costa Mesa.

First Team Real Estate was founded in 1976 by Cameron Merage. They have the 11th best sales volume in the county. First team is able to outdo their competition with their innovative marketing tools such as “Hot Buys” and “Market Trends.” Their customers know First Team as a luxury real estate brand, with their ever-so-famous slogan “Live Beautifully.” At First Team, the customer is their number one priority. They launched a popular “My Video” campaign, that consisted of past and current clients talking about their experiences with First Team agents and how they were able to find them the home of their dreams or sell their home with ease.

The East Orange County Regional Office was opened by Mike Hampton in 1991. In the end, First Team is all about customer service. They give their agents all the tools and resources that they need to the be real estate agents of choice in their given community.

First Team Real Estate is very selective about who they hire. They chose agents who they believe are motivated and can provide clients with the service and respect that they deserve. The team has been able to persist through the volatility of the real estate market as they have a high retention rate from their agents. First Team also has a philanthropic foundation called “First In Our Hearts.” This is an in-house organization where employees are able to donate time or money to charitable causes or organizations in Souther California.

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