San Diego Coastal Real Estate Blog

  • Links & Tees – Buying a Golf Course Home

    BY Jason Richards, San Diego Real Estate

    August is national golf month and brings with it beautiful weather and prime conditions for hitting a few rounds. If you happen to join in a game of golf, you may begin to wonder about the homes lining the fairway. You may even daydream about the joy...

  • California Law To Follow U.S. Mortgage Settlement

    BY jasonrichardsteam

    Just when the real estate market is showing some signs of life after five years of declines and stagnation, the California Legislature could take it off life support. The financial website MarketWatch reported Tuesday that the S&P/Case-Shiller...

  • FHA Rules May Get Easier for Home Buyers

    BY jasonrichardsteam

    Consider the following story: After months of searching, you find a house that will be suitable for you and your family in a neighborhood that you know you’ll enjoy. You have the down payment (20 percent of the selling price) and you’ve fastid...

  • Rise in San Diego Home Prices

    BY jasonrichardsteam

    In comparison to the prices of homes in San Diego for the month of April last year there was an overall increase in the prices by a total of 2.4%. However, if I were to give an opinion, I would say that prices increased by a total of 8.6% in the past...

  • Palomar Mountain State Park – Escondido

    BY jasonrichardsteam

      If you live in San Diego County and you're looking for a great day or weekend trip destination, why not head over to Palomar Mountain State Park in Escondido?  Palomar State Park is located in northern San Diego county, high stop the west ...

  • Useful Tools When Buying a Home

    BY Jason Richards, San Diego Real Estate

    Wait - was that a school bell that just sounded? If you live near a school, you may already be hearing the ringing of the bells as local schools gear up for students to arrive. While school may not be in session this week, those bells signal that it...

  • Alternative Choices to Grass for Your Lawn

    BY jasonrichardsteam

    A big, green, grassy lawn has become a staple of the American landscape.  But more and more people are looking for alternatives to grass.  Maintaining a lawn requires a great deal of time, money and resources - including fuel for your mower and the...

  • Details on New Moonlight Beach Rennovation

    BY Jason Richards, San Diego Real Estate

    GROUNDBREAKING: AUGUST 24TH AT 2 PM For more information, click here.   Moonlight Beach has long been an idyllic spot; whether enjoyed in the morning fog, the afternoon sun or, as its name implies, by the magical light of the moon....

  • Amazing Homes Made of Glass

    BY jasonrichardsteam

    Many people would like to live inside a home made of glass, but what they don’t know is that they must take very good care of such a sensitive property. There are numerous rules an owner must stick to when owning a glass house. Not throwing stones ...

  • Squash Can Bring A Smile to Your Home

    BY Jason Richards, San Diego Real Estate

    Whether you are a long time resident or have just moved into a new home, doing your part to be enhance your neighborhood and build friendships on your block will increase your personal happiness with your home. Being a supportive and caring neighbor...