Real Estate

Smart Features Buyers Are Looking for in Homes

For over three decades, Los Angeles realtor James “Jim” Cicchese has gained experience marketing and acquiring of residential, luxury, and condominium properties. As a realtor with COMPASS Real Estate, he works closely with buyers to find the best properties that match their needs. Jim Cicchese is skilled at accentuating each property’s specific features, including smart […]

Ventura County Residential Real Estate Experiences Growth

An established Southern California realtor, James “Jim” Cicchese represents properties throughout Conejo Valley. Knowledgeable about trends in communities such as Agoura Hills and Westlake Village, Jim Cicchese strives to position homes for optimal sales given the current market. In September 2021, Ventura County home prices were 18 percent higher than at the same time last […]

Four Things to Avoid When Preparing to Purchase a Home

James “Jim” Cicchese serves as a Realtor with the Los Angeles, California-based real estate firm Compass, where he draws on over three decades of industry experience. With a commitment to personalized guidance, Jim Cicchese works closely with buyers to identify properties that fulfill their needs and meet their lifestyle requirements. If you are preparing to […]

Top Features in Luxury Homes

As a Realtor with COMPASS Real Estate, James “Jim” Cicchese draws on close to 30 years of experience in the Los Angeles County market. Jim Cicchese focuses particularly on luxury homes and is adept at matching client needs with particular home features. In the luxury market, buyers are looking for features that support a lifestyle […]

A Brief Overview of Townhouse Living

Jim Cicchese is a realtor with COMPASS, one of the fastest-growing real estate firms in the United States. Over the course of nearly 30 years in real estate, Jim Cicchese has excelled in the sale of various property types, including traditional single-family homes and townhomes. A townhouse is a single-family property closely situated alongside other […]

Buying a Home in a New Area

As a REALTOR® with Compass, a national real estate company, Jim Cicchese draws on more than 25 years of industry experience. Jim Cicchese comes to his current role following service with Keller Williams Westlake Village, where he served as a corporate relocation specialist. People who need to purchase a home in a new city due […]

About the MyHome Down Payment Assistance Program

  Jim Cicchese serves as a realtor with COMPASS, a luxury brokerage that stands out as one of the fastest growing real estate firms nationwide. In his work with the real estate firm, Jim Cicchese draws on diverse experience in assisting homebuyers in California. In the state of California, a resource known as the MyHome […]

Preparing to Buy a First Home

  As a Realtor with Keller Williams Westlake Village, Jim Cicchese facilitates the purchase and sale of residential properties. In this role, Jim Cicchese draws on more than 28 years of experience in working with homeowners. Purchasing a home requires both mental and logistical preparation. Financially, the buyer’s first job is to determine the price […]

Preparing a Condominium for Sale

  As a REALTOR® with Keller Williams Westlake Village in California, Jim Cicchese draws on more than 28 years of experience in real estate. Jim Cicchese facilitates the buying and selling of residential properties, including condominiums. If you are planning to sell your condominium, one of the first things that you will need to do […]

Mortgage Options for First-Time Home Buyers with Lower Credit Scores

With his long career in real estate spanning nearly 30 years, Jim Cicchese currently works as a Realtor with Keller Williams Westlake Village, where he served on the Keller Williams Agent Leadership Council in 2013 and 2014. On his website, Jim Cicchese stresses the importance of home buyers understanding the buying process to help them […]