My Properties, Real Estate

Coming Soon! Rare Opportunity in Eastside Costa Mesa

Offering the perfect combination of location and size, this modern corner unit townhome features an open floor plan, 2 spacious bedrooms, 1.5 bathrooms and 1,320 square feet of living space. The property has great curb appeal and is as charming on the exterior as it is on the interior. The home was recently remodeled with… Continue reading Coming Soon! Rare Opportunity in Eastside Costa Mesa

Real Estate, Sellers Tips

5 Tips for Preparing for an Early-in-the-Year Sale

There are numerous reasons why you might need to sell early in the year. Perhaps you even need to sell this month! Whatever your reasons, preparation is key. Make the right moves now and your sale is likely to go smoothly and successfully. Follow these tips: Make a list of what needs to be done… Continue reading 5 Tips for Preparing for an Early-in-the-Year Sale

Moving Tips

“Non-Market” Reasons Why it Might Be Time to Sell

When considering whether or not to sell their home, many people think about market conditions. They consider whether it’s a buyer’s or seller’s market. They look at trends. They try to time the sale to get the best price for their property. While market conditions certainly can play a role in deciding whether you should… Continue reading “Non-Market” Reasons Why it Might Be Time to Sell

Sellers Tips

How to Determine the Best Features of your Home

What is it about your property that stands out? What will buyers like most about it? What are your home’s most enticing features? Answering those questions will help you determine which features to emphasize when selling your home. After all, you want buyers to notice and appreciate your property’s best characteristics. But here’s the challenge…… Continue reading How to Determine the Best Features of your Home

Buyers Tips, Sellers Tips

4 Reasons Why Buyers Get Turned Off by an Otherwise Ideal Property

When prospective buyers view your property, you hope they will think it’s the perfect fit for them. It might well be. However, there are things that can get in the way of a buyer recognizing that perfect fit and making an offer. Take a look at these common reasons why some buyers will walk away… Continue reading 4 Reasons Why Buyers Get Turned Off by an Otherwise Ideal Property

Sellers Tips

Should You Accept the Highest Offer for your Home?

Imagine a kid running a lemonade stand. He’s selling his product for 25 cents a cup. He’s doing okay. Sales are good. Then someone comes up to his stand and says, “I’ll give you 50 cents for a cup. But, I don’t have the money right now. Give me the lemonade and I’ll pay you… Continue reading Should You Accept the Highest Offer for your Home?

Real Estate, Sellers Tips

Will You Need to Lower your Price to Sell your Home Quickly?

If you want to sell an item quickly—say, a couch—you can post it online, stick a super-low price tag on it and, chances are, it will be gone by the end of the day. So it’s understandable that some people think the same thing applies when selling a home. Indeed, if you need to sell… Continue reading Will You Need to Lower your Price to Sell your Home Quickly?

Home Designs, Home Improvements

Kitchen Improvements for under $100

Is it really possible to improve your kitchen’s look for about the cost of a takeout gourmet dinner with the family? Obviously you’re not going to be able to do anything major, such as replace the cabinets within that budget. But, there are many surprisingly low-budget ways to spruce up the kitchen. Here are a… Continue reading Kitchen Improvements for under $100

Real Estate, Sellers Tips

How Important are Good Listing Photos?

There are two trends impacting real estate photography that you should know about if you’re thinking of selling this year. First, more than ever before, buyers are relying on pictures to decide whether or not to schedule a viewing. They expect to be able to go online and “tour” your home via the photography. If… Continue reading How Important are Good Listing Photos?

My Properties, Real Estate

Luxury Spanish Residence in Careyes of Talega

Located in the exclusive and sought after gated community of Careyes in Talega, this luxury Spanish style residence has upgraded finishes throughout the home with a stunning panoramic golf course, valley and ocean view. Nearby hiking trails and a park, this two-story home features an executive office or library on the first floor with custom… Continue reading Luxury Spanish Residence in Careyes of Talega