Calif Considering $5k Caregiver Tax Credit

The California legislature is considering tax relief for caregivers in next year’s budget; which will come in the form of a tax credit of $5,000 annually – to help offset costs of caring for aging relatives. This is clearly a bi-partisan issue as both Democrats...

90% of Buyers Used a Real Estate Agent in 2018

With modern-day technology, we as consumers have endless resources of information readily available at our fingertips. Regardless of what we’re shopping for, a toothbrush or a house, the majority of our searches begin online. While many assume that the younger...

Number ONE in Costa Mesa Real Estate

The results are in… we are NUMBER ONE in Costa Mesa real estate, representing more buyers and sellers than any other real estate company!!! Meet Kurt Galitski REAL ESTATE GROUP, your new best friend. Distinctive Strategies that Deliver Record-Setting Results....

Mediation vs Arbitration

After months of preparing your finances and searching for the right home, you finally find the perfect house! You sign a California Association of Realtors (CAR) Residential Purchase Agreement (RPA), maybe there is some countering, and, next thing you know,...

New Rules for Flood Insurance Starting July 1

A new rule issued by five U.S. federal agencies this week should make it easier for property owners to get flood insurance by requiring mortgage lenders to accept some private policies, rather than only government ones. The rule, announced Feb 12, goes into effect...