At a time when big businesses and warehouses have practically taken over the entire country, the city of Covina, California remains a bedroom community with lots of industry for residents and visitors, alike. Eastland Escrows was founded in 1973 and is located in the heart of downtown Covina. Covina is located in the beautiful Southern … Continue reading EASTLAND ESCROWS LOVES THE CITY OF COVINA
When selling a property, instead of paying taxes on it, and then using the reduced after-tax proceeds to buy other real estate, the IRS allows the deferment of capital gains tax which would have been owed on the sale of that property. The amount not paid in capital gains tax to federal and state governments … Continue reading WHAT IS A 1031 EXCHANGE
Many people are unaware that they have the right to choose the escrow company that closes their purchases, sales or refinance transactions. It is a very important decision. Independent escrow companies are governed and audited by the Department of Business Oversight. Do your research on escrow companies, such as are they licensed, how long they … Continue reading GUIDELINES FOR CHOOSING AN ESCROW COMPANY
Here’s how to make the perfect treat to celebrate National Ice Cream Sandwich Day! It’s not just your average Tuesday. It’s National Ice Cream Sandwich Day! As if you needed another reason to dig into a dessert that blends two things everyone loves – cookies and ice cream. If you’re making plans to celebrate this … Continue reading It’s National Ice Cream Sandwich Day! Use This Guide to Celebrate
Your neighbor’s home selling in California can teach you a significant amount about your future sale. Seeing a big “Sold” sign out front of your neighbor’s house could spike quite a bit of jealousy, particularly if you’ve been thinking of selling your home. In reality, seeing your neighbor’s home sell should make you happy! Your neighbor’s … Continue reading What You Can Learn from your Neighbor’s Home Sale
Escrow accounts can allow you to pay insurance and taxes when the mortgage is due. Many first-time buyers are caught up in the process of packing, organizing, and signing a plethora of paperwork. These couples, individuals, and families often need additional help managing the costs of home ownership, such as taxes and insurance. After all, … Continue reading What Does an Escrow Payment on a Mortgage Mean?
Ducklings to deer – avoid animal-vehicle collisions! Motorists have a lot to think about when driving: surrounding cars, their speed, pedestrians, and reckless drivers. To throw prancing animals into the mix is an unfortunate circumstance we must consider, too. Whether it’s deer mating season in the fall, duckling time in the spring, or driving on … Continue reading How to: Avoid Animals on the Road
Use these steps to succeed as a new pet owner. If you’re a first-time pet parent or thinking of taking the plunge to adopt a four-legged friend from the shelter, you’re in for a real treat. Pets are great companions and can easily make a house a home. Whether an older cat or a bouncing … Continue reading Tips for New Pet Parents
Shift gears and lower your stress on your daily drive. Do you ever notice an aggressive driver on the road? Perhaps they’re the one banging on the steering wheel in stand-still traffic, whizzing between cars, or tailgating a senior driver. These are all typical features of road rage. While you may recognize an aggressive driver … Continue reading Slam the Brake on Your Road Rage
Check out these local events, happening right on your doorstep. Do you want to get more involved in local events? Fortunately, doing so in Southern California has never been easier. Now that spring is in full swing, many events are popping up with the flowers. Pencil these local events in your April calendar: April 16 Glendora … Continue reading Upcoming Community Events in Southern California!