San Diego Coastal Real Estate Blog

  • Can I Afford to Be a Landlord?

    BY Jason Richards, San Diego Real Estate

    According to Freddie Mac, the Federal Home Loan Mortgage Corporation (FHLMC), multifamily rent growth should level out to its long-term average performance as interest rates increase. That does not mean that investing in a multifamily property is a b...

  • Top 10 Most Expensive Homes in Encinitas Available Today!

    BY Jason Richards, San Diego Real Estate

    Encinitas is a collection of communities each with its own unique character.  These communities include Olivenhain, Leucadia, Cardiff and the original Encinitas.  It really began its life in Olivenhain, a German settlement town that was for...

  • 4 Tips for Moving with Children

    BY Novi Property Blogger

    Moving can be a difficult experience when you are single, but it is made even more troublesome when you are moving with children. Not only does moving with children mean that you likely have more stuff to pack and to reorganize, but you may also ...

  • How to get Clean Sparkling Windows

    BY Jason Richards, San Diego Real Estate

    The warming days of spring are the perfect time to bring some light and air into your home. Whether you are planning to sell your home now or sometime in the future, having clean bright windows gives a home a whole new look and transform a dull inter...

  • Pinterest for Home Buyers and Sellers

    BY Jason Richards, San Diego Real Estate

    Pinterest for Home Buyers Some people are great at articulating exactly what they want in their next home. But some of us know what we want yet find it tough to explain that vision to someone else. It usually comes out something like this: “I’...

  • Tips for Home Buyers

    BY Jason Richards, San Diego Real Estate

    Finding a new home can be one of the most exciting times of your life. It’s a little like dating – the pursuit, the “getting to know you” period, the proposal (aka “offer”), and the marriage (aka “closing”). If you don’t want your r...

  • Selecting An Architectural Style for Your Home

    BY Jason Richards, San Diego Real Estate

    The architectural style of a home is often highlighted in its online description to help buyers understand its features. But if you don’t know your Tudor from your Craftsmen Bungalow, don’t worry. We can help you sort it out with this condensed ...

  • 5 Expenses to Expect as a Homeowner

    BY Novi Property Blogger

    Are you thinking about purchasing a home in the near future? If so, it is important for you to be aware of the additional costs that are involved with buying a home. While many homebuyers are fully prepared to pay the agreed upon purchase price, so...

  • Tips for Home Sellers

    BY Jason Richards, San Diego Real Estate

    Sometimes selling a home can feel like a big job – one with a thousand small tasks required to get it done. But many sellers make the job harder by ignoring or avoiding some of the biggest factors that contribute to a faster sale. Use this list to ...

  • How Smart is the Kitchen in Your Home?

    BY Jason Richards, San Diego Real Estate

    Home buyers walk into a house with lots of questions. How much square footage does it have? How many bathrooms are there? Does the backyard have a fence? But soon they may be adding a new question to that list: How smart is the kitchen? With the s...