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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...

Home Safety Tips… Burglars Be Gone

Home Safety Tips… Burglars Be Gone

It’s a tough subject, but an important one. Crime occurs everywhere in the United States, and it’s always a good idea to have a few preventative measures in place in order to avoid being a victim.According to the California Association of...

The Truth About Homeownership in 2019

The Truth About Homeownership in 2019

Are you dreaming of buying a home this 2019? Despite affordability challenges, California renters continue to hold ownership in high regard and aspire to purchase a home eventually as a lot of people still want to live in their own home.Here are...

Timely Tips for Moving with Pets

Timely Tips for Moving with Pets

Do you have a little Fido or Fluffy at home? Are you planning on buying a home or selling your home soon? If so, there are a few things you need to consider if you plan to move with a pet (or pets). This handy infographic (courtesy of...

Look – Top 4 Mistakes Made by Home Sellers

Look – Top 4 Mistakes Made by Home Sellers

Selling a home isn’t as easy. You don’t want your home to have the FOR SALE sign for a long time. Avoid these common slip-ups or seller mistakes that can cause your home to linger longer on the market. Your Home Has an Odor. Whether it’s smoking...

Check this: Borrowers Get Bogged Down with the Mortgage Process

Check this: Borrowers Get Bogged Down with the Mortgage Process

The buying and mortgage process takes tons of time and paperwork. In fact, it is often so stressful and challenging that the process gets in the way of the enjoyment of purchasing a home. According to the survey and infographic below, borrowers...

The Truth About Buying a Home

The Truth About Buying a Home

So, you’ve been looking at properties and writing purchase offers for a while now. And, finally you have an accepted purchase offer on the property. What does that mean? What happens next? Here’s what you need to know about buying a home.In...