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How to Manage the Stress of Surprise Home Repairs

How to Manage the Stress of Surprise Home Repairs

Oh no! Something went wrong and there is a leak at home, or something just broke and needs replacement. Stress of home repairs can happen at any time and nearly half of homeowners experienced an unexpected home repair in the first year of...

Spotlight: The Skinny on Real Estate Commission

Spotlight: The Skinny on Real Estate Commission

After receiving calls for real estate advice or consultations, I’ve heard these words many times. “Thanks, so much. How much do I owe you?” People are always surprised by the response—nothing.The general public, I believe, is under the...

Prep Your Home in a Budget

Prep Your Home in a Budget

Are you selling your home soon but you  don't want to spend thousand of dollars to prep your home for sale?Watch this video for great ways to attract more prospective buyers and save money at the same time:If you or anyone you know needs further...

Why You Need to Talk to a Mortgage Lender Now

Why You Need to Talk to a Mortgage Lender Now

 I had a former coworker call me the other day. She isn’t local and she isn’t a San Diego homebuyer. Nevertheless, she wanted to touch base because she was ready to put an offer on a home in another part of the state. This former coworker had...

The Truth About Your Credit Score

The Truth About Your Credit Score

A credit score is precious. You need to protect your credit score like you do your children. However, there are many common myths about credit reporting and credit scores. Check out the infographic below which debunks the most common myths about...

How to Spruce Up Your Kitchen on a Budget

How to Spruce Up Your Kitchen on a Budget

The kitchen is currently thought of as the heart of the home. Many prospective home buyers make this their first stop when they check out a home, so make sure your kitchen looks clean and updated.4 TIPS TO PREP YOUR KITCHEN FOR YOUR HOME...

It’s Tax Time Already – Here’s what you need

It’s Tax Time Already – Here’s what you need

Can you believe that it is tax time already? It’s time to start pulling together all of the documents that you will need in order to prepare your tax return on your personal property in Escondido or your rental property in Escondido or North San...

Good or Bad? The Skinny on Lease Option Agreements

Good or Bad? The Skinny on Lease Option Agreements

The other day, one of the agents in our office met up with a home seller that was in a tough spot and had a great question. She and her siblings had tried to sell their family home a few years back, but were unable to sell at their selected...

Three Ways to Ease Your Fears About Moving to a New Home

Three Ways to Ease Your Fears About Moving to a New Home

With low inventory in many markets and price points throughout San Diego County, many homeowners are afraid to sell their homes because they’re concerned that they may not be able to find a new one. This can be a real problem, but if you are...