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Best Places to Watch The Super Bowl in San Diego

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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, these are in no particular order and they certainly don’t reflect...

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San Diego Housing Market for December 2017

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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 this rule would be if your home falls in the luxury market.  Then it...

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Rent v Buy–What Should I do??

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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, with your rent, all you have is a rent payment.  With your mortgage,...

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Top 13 San Diego Homes Listed in the Last Seven Days

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Top 13 San Diego Homes Listed in the Last Seven Days

We know that finding homes can be a challenge and we want to make sure that you are up to date with the latest info on the top homes that hit the market.  That’s why we are putting together our Top 13 List of homes listed in the last seven days in San Diego County.   In the entry level market there are five condos in San Diego that were listed under $250,000.  They are located at: 239 50th Street Unit 37: 3 bed/2 bath, 792 Square Feet offered at $229,000 3786 Alabama Street Unit 205 1 bed/1 bath 378 Square Feet offered at $135,000...

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Annoying Robocalls! How to Get Rid of them

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Annoying Robocalls!  How to Get Rid of them

Are robocalls flooding your cellphone?  Well, it’s no wonder they’re up, and buy a lot. In an article published in the New York Times, and the CEO of YouMail reports that robocalls skyrocketed from about 1.5 billion in December 2015 to just over 2 million in December 2016. So how can you fight back from those annoying calls. First, simply don’t answer calls from numbers that you do not know.  If you do happen to answer, hangup.  don’t respond to the invitation to press a number to opt out.  Why?  That will just tell...

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2017 Holiday Bowl Parade–San Diego, CA

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2017 Holiday Bowl Parade–San Diego, CA

Didn’t have a chance to make it to the 2017 Holiday Bowl Parade?  Not to worry.  Here are some of the highlights of the day. Enjoy!     Searching for a home? Homes for sale Under $300,000 Homes for sale from $301,000-$400,000 Homes for sale from $401,000-$500,000 Homes for sale from $501,000-$600,000 Homes for sale from 601,000-$700,000 Homes for sale from $701,000-$800,000 Homes for sale over $801,000...

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The five arguments you’ll get into on Moving Day!

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The five arguments you’ll get into on Moving Day!

Buying a home is stressful enough.  Let’s say there is a long shot that you buy the perfect home–but let’s face it, the perfect home doesn’t exist–and let’s say you can move right away—there are still five things you’re going to fight about on moving day. The first?  Well, you’re going to get HANGRY on moving day. That’s right, the first argument is going to be over food.  You’re going to get so absorbed in getting the movers on task and getting on the road to your new home,...

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8606 Carlton Oaks Drive, Santee, CA 92071 MLS #170062365

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8606 Carlton Oaks Drive, Santee, CA 92071 MLS #170062365

8606 Carlton Oaks Drive, Santee, CA 92071 MLS #170062365 Even though the calendar says it’s December, the San Diego Real Estate market is on fire.  Take a look at this home just listed in Santee. Current Price: $499,000-$525,000 Address: 8606 Carlton Oaks Drive City: Santee  Ratio Current Price By SqFt: $323 Neighborhood Name – Santee County: San Diego   Bedrooms: 3 Year Built: 1971 Garage: 2 car attached SqFt: 1623 according to San Diego County Tax rolls  Lot SqFt: appx 7,000 according to San Diego County Tax Rolls   Room...

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Getting approved for a home loan in San Diego–San Diego Real Estate

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Getting approved for a home loan in San Diego–San Diego Real Estate

Any real estate agent who has been in the business longer than a day will tell you, the first step to buying a home is not going to go look at houses.  The first step to buying a home is getting approved for a home loan in San Diego. There are many reasons for this, which we’ll discuss in a minute, and there is one really important one.  The most important reason getting approved for a home loan in San Diego is simply that we don’t want you to fall in love with a home that you can’t end up affording.  You see, all too often,...

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2033 Englewood Drive, Lemon Grove, CA 91945 MLS #170061467

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2033 Englewood Drive, Lemon Grove, CA 91945  MLS #170061467

2033 Englewood Drive, Lemon Grove, CA 91945 MLS #170061467 Current Price: $395,000-$425,000 Address: 2033 Englewood Drive City: San Diego Ratio Current Price By SqFt $402 Neighborhood Name: Lemon Grove County: San Diego   Bedrooms: 3 Year Built: 1947 Garage: 2 car SqFt: 1056 Lot SqFt: 6800 Room Count: 7 Bedroom Downstairs: Yes Number of Den Other: 0 Total Baths: 1 Full Baths: 1 Half Baths: 0 Partial Baths: 0 Bath Downstairs: 1 Dishwasher:  No Dryer Included: Yes Washer Included: Yes Interior: Blinds, Ceiling Fan(s)  Yes Fireplaces: No...

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