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Sunburns or Tax Burns: COVID-19 Pushes Retirement for Many
Blog
by The CE Shop Team

Coronavirus is accelerating retirement for baby boomers located in high-taxed states. Their departure is an interesting sign of COVID-19’s lasting influence.

In Line to Take Your Real Estate Exam? You're Not Alone
Blog
by The CE Shop Team

Due to the global COVID-19 pandemic, test centers across the state shut down. Now, many potential California agents could face a test scheduling backlog.

How California Grew: Getting Rich Through the Gold Rush
Blog
by Kelsey Gainer

California can attribute much of its fame and fortune today to the gold rush which resulted in the largest migration in the history of the United States.

Big City Exodus: Where Is Everyone Moving To?
Blog
by The CE Shop Team

City emigration from NYC, CHI, LA, & SF due to COVID-19 is accelerating a decade-long pattern of people leaving the harsh concrete jungle for a better quality of life.

How California's Housing Market Can Benefit from iBuying
Blog
by The CE Shop Team

iBuying could be the solution for many California homeowners looking to get out of the city.

Coronavirus: Which Housing Markets Are Recovering?
Blog
by The CE Shop Team

A recent report indicates that over half of the top-50 cities are seeing above-average recovery numbers. We explain why this is happening as we approach Q4.

Coronavirus: The Pandemic’s Impact on the Southern California Housing Market
Blog
by The CE Shop Team

The impact of COVID-19 has plunged home sales to record lows. Learn more about how the pandemic has affected the Southern California real estate market.

$100 Million Real Estate Portfolio Listed By Elon Musk
Blog
by The CE Shop Team

See all six California mansions that Elon Musk listed himself on Zillow

Which Style of Home Sells Best in California
Blog
by The CE Shop Team

Realtor.com released a study reporting the most popular home styles sold in the U.S. See what type of home sells best in California.

Welcome to California: An Introduction to the Golden State
Ebook
by The CE Shop Team

California has such a strong economy that if it were a sovereign nation it would rank fifth in the world for largest economy. It’s no secret why California is a sought after state to live in.