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Your MLS Questions Answered

Your MLS Questions Answered

Whether you’re buying or selling a North County San Diego home, you’ve no doubt come across the term MLS or Multiple Listing Service. You may be wondering exactly what the MLS… Read more ⇢
Choosing the Right Listing Price is Crucial When Selling a North County Home

Choosing the Right Listing Price is Crucial When Selling a North County Home

Choosing the right listing price for your North County San Diego home can make you feel like Goldilocks. You don’t want to price too low. You also don’t want to price… Read more ⇢
Repairing Your Credit After a Tough Year

Repairing Your Credit After a Tough Year

One thing that we can probably all agree on is that 2020 has been a challenging year. The pandemic has upended the lives of millions of Americans. High unemployment has characterized… Read more ⇢
Is Fall a Good Time to Sell in North County? In 2020 It Is

Is Fall a Good Time to Sell in North County? In 2020 It Is

In real estate, summer is king. Except in 2020 when the world changed right before our eyes. Typically, the spring and summer real estate markets are the most active of the… Read more ⇢
Put Some Zen Into Your Home Buying Experience

Put Some Zen Into Your Home Buying Experience

We get it – buying a home can be a stressful experience. But buying during a pandemic and an economic downturn is enough to unravel even the steadiest people among us. Read more ⇢
Take the Stress Out of Your Video Tour With These Tips

Take the Stress Out of Your Video Tour With These Tips

There’s no denying that the coronavirus has affected the way we buy and sell homes today. The pandemic has helped the industry move online and many people are grateful to be… Read more ⇢
7 Mistakes to Avoid When Upsizing Your North County Home

7 Mistakes to Avoid When Upsizing Your North County Home

Did staying at home over the last few months convince you that you need more space? With many kids attending classes online and more people working from home, it’s not unusual… Read more ⇢
Scoring the Best Mortgage Rate for Your New North County Home

Scoring the Best Mortgage Rate for Your New North County Home

Right now is one of the best times to buy a North County San Diego home. Why? One big reason is that mortgage rates have hit historic lows. If you’re in… Read more ⇢
Is Your Mortgage Forbearance Ending? Here Are Your Options.

Is Your Mortgage Forbearance Ending? Here Are Your Options.

Many North County San Diego homeowners have gotten some financial relief during the pandemic through mortgage forbearance. The CARES Act has allowed homeowners with federally-backed mortgages to postpone paying on their… Read more ⇢
Why Is the Real Estate Market So Hot Right Now?

Why Is the Real Estate Market So Hot Right Now?

We’re certainly in the dog days of summer here in North County San Diego. But that’s not why the housing market is so hot right now. Even though we’re in the… Read more ⇢
How to Win a Bidding War for a North County Home

How to Win a Bidding War for a North County Home

Even though the global pandemic has caused a serious economic downturn in America, the real estate market has held strong. Median home prices are increasing and homes are selling faster than… Read more ⇢
Creating a Home Learning Space

Creating a Home Learning Space

The global pandemic has changed the way we school our children. As we head into the new school year, there are many unknowns when it comes to how schooling will take… Read more ⇢
Why Homeownership Is More Important Than Ever Right Now

Why Homeownership Is More Important Than Ever Right Now

The global coronavirus pandemic has certainly made one thing very obvious – our homes are critical to our safety and well-being. Owning a North County San Diego home is like owning… Read more ⇢
DIY Backyard Movie Theater

DIY Backyard Movie Theater

Even though stay-at-home restrictions have eased and more and more North County businesses are opening up, we know that many of you are still choosing to stay at home. And why… Read more ⇢
COVID-19 and Qualifying for Home Loans: What You Need To Know

COVID-19 and Qualifying for Home Loans: What You Need To Know

Before the global pandemic, getting a home loan was a complex process – whether you were buying a new house or refinancing an existing mortgage. But since the lockdown… Read more ⇢

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