North Park–San Diego, CA Real Estate Update for January 2018

Posted by on Feb 1, 2018 in Investment, Real Estate FAQ, Selling Homes

North Park–San Diego, CA Real Estate Update for January 2018

North Park–San Diego, CA Real Estate Update for January 2018 There has been little activity going on in the 92104 in the month of January.  That however, could be because of the typical seasonal slow down. Let’s take a look and dive into the numbers.  As of January 31st, 2018 there are currently 26 detached single family homes on the market.  As of last night, just 14 of those homes closed.  That means those houses went into escrow in late December. The average...

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Just Sold! 2033 Englewood Drive, Lemon Grove, CA 91945

Posted by on Feb 1, 2018 in Buying Homes, Community, Palm Springs, Real Estate FAQ, San Diego, Selling Homes

Just Sold!  2033 Englewood Drive, Lemon Grove, CA 91945

Yesterday, I had another opportunity to help a long time client sell her home.  This time the home was at 2033 Englewood Drive, Lemon Grove, CA 91945. The escrow closed on January 31st, 2018.  The final sales price was $410,000.  The seller gave a credit to the buyers for $1500 for recurring and non recurring closing costs.  Why would I blog about this home.  Well, for a couple reasons.  While a smooth escrow–this did not close without a hiccup. We went under contract...

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Best Places to Watch The Super Bowl in San Diego

Posted by on Jan 31, 2018 in Buying Homes, Community, San Diego, Selling Homes, Uncategorized

Best Places to Watch The Super Bowl in San Diego

OK, I’m not going to lie and start this blog out by telling you I’m excited about the Super Bowl this year.  The only thing that gets me gitty is that it’s being played in my home town of Minneapolis.  Let me tell you, if you haven’t been to US Bank Stadium…. it is A-W-E-S-O-M-E.  My brother and I went for a pre-season Vikings game back in August.  I digress…. we are talking about the best places to watch the big game in San Diego. Now,...

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San Diego Housing Market for December 2017

Posted by on Jan 25, 2018 in Buying Homes, Community, San Diego, Selling Homes

San Diego Housing Market for December 2017

The San Diego housing market saw some slight gains from November to December.  The median price for a home in San Diego county in December is $539,000.  That’s up just slightly in November from $537,150. Homes well priced are moving off the market quickly.  The average days on market in December remains pretty steady at 36 days.  A good indicator to see if your home is over priced is taking a look at how long the home has been on the market.  The only exception to...

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Rent v Buy–What Should I do??

Posted by on Jan 24, 2018 in Buying Homes, Real Estate FAQ, San Diego, Selling Homes, Uncategorized

Rent v Buy–What Should I do??

As I’m writing this the song by the song, “Should I stay or Should I go now,” by The Clash is running through my head.  Why, because it’s that kind of song that gets you thinking in either direction.  Kind of like buying a home. Should I rent or should I buy?  Well, the answer is YES to both.  Let me explain. First, when you are getting ready to buy a home, you have to ask yourself: how do rents compare to home prices? What do I mean by that.  Well,...

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