San Diego Coastal Real Estate Blog

  • How to Choose Lights for Your New Home

    BY Jason Richards, San Diego Real Estate

    It's not just about wattage anymore. Light fixtures and light bulbs come in myriad types, sizes and colors. Do you want LED? Should you use "soft" bulbs? And what is the difference between watts and lumens? With the phase-out of the traditional incan...

  • Townhouse Vs. Condo: Which is Right for You?

    BY Novi Property Blogger

    Are you interested in purchasing a home, but you don’t think a single-family home is right for you? If so, you may be interested in purchasing a townhome or a condo. Before you start searching the market for available townhomes and condos, howeve...

  • Is Your Realtor Working For You?

    BY Jason Richards, San Diego Real Estate

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  • Choosing Paint by Light Direction

    BY Jason Richards, San Diego Real Estate

    Light exposure in your room plays a large part in the visual drama of your paint colors. In rooms with multi-directional sun exposure—either opposing (east/west or north/south) or perpendicular (north/west, north/east, south/west, south/east)—the...

  • North San Diego County Communities

    BY Jason Richards, San Diego Real Estate

    North San Diego County Communities made up of many differentareas, each with its own history, characteristics, advantages, disadvantages and cater to different types of people and their lifestyles.  Based on your proposed job location, the followi...

  • Conserve Water While Creating a Beautiful Yard

    BY Novi Property Blogger

    When it comes to making your yard look beautiful, finding ways to accomplish the task while conserving water it essential. After all, water restrictions are frequently in place in California, so it is important to find ways to stretch your water fu...

  • Living Small

    BY Jason Richards, San Diego Real Estate

    No matter what our background, we all have an ideal dream home size in mind. When it comes down to the actual living in it, however, can smaller be better? If your dream is for an urban dwelling with access to cultural events, public transportation, ...

  • Facing Foreclosure in San Diego? Know Your Options Before Going Through the Process

    BY Novi Property Blogger

    As the economy continues to improve and equity continues to increase, the number of foreclosures in San Diego County almost reached an eight-year-low in June. In fact, lenders foreclosed upon just 134 properties in June, which is down significantly...

  • Do I Want to Buy with Cash?

    BY Jason Richards, San Diego Real Estate

    According to Market Watch, 43% of homebuyers in 2014 so far have purchased with all cash. While some analysts believe that the cash-buying frenzy will not last, there is always more room for negotiation when the buyer brings cash to the table. When i...

  • Grape Day Celebration to Be Held on September 6th

    BY Novi Property Blogger

    The annual Grape Day celebration will be taking place on Saturday, September 6th in Downtown Escondido in Grape Day Park. Started in 1908, Grape Day celebrates Escondido’s grape harvest while also promoting the city. The event was quite popular ...