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Real Estate News, A New Exhibit Opens at LACMA and more to know this week

Though February is short, it is filled with lots of love and sweet surprises. Read on for homeowner seasonal tips to consider and discover lifestyle tips curated just for you!

Real Estate in the News

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The Streak Continues: Rental Market Hits 6 Straight Months Of Double-Digit Growth

New data shows national rents grew five times faster in 2021 than in 2020, on average, according to’s December rental report. In December, rents notched the sixth straight month of double-digit yearly increases nationwide and surged in the majority of large metros, led by Miami, Tampa and Orlando with gains of more than 34% each.  Read the story here.

Local Events & Happenings

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Super Bowl Sunday

February 13, 2022,

SoFi Stadium, Inglewood, California.

“Super Bowl LVI will be the 56th Super Bowl and the 52nd modern-era National Football League championship. It is the final game of the 2021 season and the culmination of the 2021–22 NFL playoffs. Don’t miss out!”  See more

Valentines Day Eats in Calabasas

“Stumped on where to dine with your loved one on the most romantic day of the year? Check out our local suggestions.”  See More

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Artists Inspired by Music: Interscope Reimagined

“For two weeks only, [LACMA] will display 50 works from contemporary artists that’ve interpreted music from the likes of Dr. Dre, Billie Eilish, Kendrick Lamar, BLACKPINK, Gwen Sefani, Olivia Rodrigo, U2, Lana Del Rey and more.” Read more and purchase tickets here.

Lifestyle Tips & Tricks

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Best Valentine’s Day Gifts For The Home 2022

Valentine’s Day is almost here. If the pressure is on to find a meaningful gift is on, why not consider something special for the home? After all, Valentine’s Day gifts for the home last far longer than yet another box of chocolates.

Courtesy of Forbes

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The Most Expensive U.S. Real Estate Sales For 2021

Marc Andreessen’s $177 million Malibu dream house topped the list of luxury home purchases last year. See the other lavish properties in Palm Beach, the Hamptons and beyond.

Courtesy of Forbes

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How To Invest When Home Prices Rise

In the past year the average sales price of a home rose 16 percent; in places like Boise and Austin, more than 30 percent. Prices were up 10 percent even in economically depressed areas. Read the story here.