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What NOT To Do When Selling Your Home

It’s time!! San Diego real estate is looking good, summer is coming up, and you’ve decided to sell your home: but don’t fall into the same mistakes as many sellers...

What NOT To Do Before Buying a Home

Mortgage rates are predicted to creep up in 2014 (see our San Diego 2013 Real Estate Year in Review for more details), and you might be thinking that now is the perfect time to sell...

How to Prepare Your Home to Sell: Step 2

So: you’re getting ready to sell your home, and you’ve gotten rid of the clutter.  Now it’s time for some small but important home improvements! If you’re...

How to Prepare Your Home to Sell: Step 1

So you’ve decided to sell your home.  What now?  Well, now it’s time for a home makeover.  (And even if you’re not selling your home, the holidays, a large party,...

Are HGTV Real Estate Shows a Good Resource?

Real estate television shows on HGTV and other networks – such as House Hunters, Flip This House, My First Place, and others – are extraordinarily popular among viewers all...

Home Selling: Create the Perfect Outdoor Space

Although everyone likes a little outdoor rest and relaxation, here in San Diego – with our fabulous year-round weather – outdoor “living spaces” become a...

Fall Home Maintenance Checklist

The rains have come to San Diego!  With the first drizzle of fall upon us, it’s time to start thinking about the maintenance we can perform now to safeguard our homes against...

Why Do You Need a Realtor?

If you’re getting ready to buy or sell your home, you might be asking yourself why you need a realtor – especially in a world filled with Craigslist, online ads and how-to...

Summer Craft: Recycle Bottles&Jars into Flower Vases!

Long, sunny summer days are great times to do crafts with the kids, or get down to some crafty fun with friends!  It’s always nice to save money and the earth by using recycled...

Threats to Your Home’s Value

Your house may seem perfect to you and the value of the memories made there are priceless. But what is your home actually worth? A buyer may only notice certain factors, good or bad,...
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