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Mello-Roos, California Home Buyers Must Know What They Are

Mello-Roos, California Home Buyers Must Know What They Are

What Are Mello-Roos? California home buyers need to know the definition of the term Mello-Roos. Have you ever heard it before? Do you know what Mello-Roos are? Simply put, Mello-Roos is a special tax assessed to homeowners in a community as repayment for...

3 Vital Considerations When Looking at Homes for Sale

3 Vital Considerations When Looking at Homes for Sale

If you or anyone you know is looking at homes or considering buying a home, there are a few important considerations when viewing homes. Of course, looking at homes is, without a doubt, the most exciting part of the home buying process. And, it...

Calling in the Expert – Home Inspector

Calling in the Expert – Home Inspector

In purchasing a home, one of the most important steps is the home inspection. Home inspections are a great learn a lot about the home you are buying, but there are some items that a general home inspector can’t evaluate.Evaluations of Pools or...

Rethink: Outdated Real Estate Advice

Rethink: Outdated Real Estate Advice

Everyone has an opinion, right? Maybe it’s your great Aunt or your father’s best friend, but everyone wants to share their real estate advice and experiences. The question is: Is it actually good advice?Here are some of the most common pieces of...

Prevention: Smart Home Hacked

Prevention: Smart Home Hacked

A great number of homes have smart-home devices and the number of smart home devices continues to rise. Smart-home devices such as voice assistants, thermostats, doorbells, door key-codes, televisions, and other smart appliances continues to...

How to Sell Your Home for Top Dollar

How to Sell Your Home for Top Dollar

If you are considering putting your home on the market because you would like to sell, there are many things that you can do to prepare for the home sale.In order to sell your San Diego County home for top dollar, there are certain steps that...

Do I have to sell my home in order to buy?

Do I have to sell my home in order to buy?

With such wonderful real estate prices and interest rates still right now, lots of homeowners want to make a transition—to a bigger home, to a retirement home, or to a different neighborhood among other things. Many buyers are wondering if they...

Condo or House: Which One’s For You?

Condo or House: Which One’s For You?

Are you unsure whether you should own a condo or a house? We are here to help you find out the difference and which is better for you—which is more expensive, which is better for long-term investment among other things. But first, we have to get clear on what a...

Tips for Making Your Home Rain Season-Ready

Tips for Making Your Home Rain Season-Ready

The wet weather is upon us and as with most elements of homeownership, it pays to be ready. Continuous rains can cause damage to walls, which will lead to leaks and cracks then molds. These should be addressed right away. Don’t wait for the rain to pour, these are...

Top Tips for Organizing Your Home Office

Top Tips for Organizing Your Home Office

The pandemic has forced a lot of us to work from home and just like that, you now have a home office. Having a dedicated space for work at home can allow you to focus, get you into ‘work mode’, lessen distractions, and help establish boundaries between work and life...