San Diego Coastal Real Estate Blog

  • Consider Hiring a Handyman for Your Home

    BY Jason Richards, San Diego Real Estate

    Perhaps you have some home projects you just can’t find the time (or inclination) to start. With the holidays coming up, it may make sense to hire a handyman for smaller tasks. Do you have someone you already use or are you stumped wondering where ...

  • Good News for New Home Buyers – Builder Confidence on the Rise

    BY Jason Richards, San Diego Real Estate

    If you're buying a new home, you are not alone! According to the National Association of Home Builders/Wells Fargo Housing Market Index (HMI), September marks the highest level for builder confidence for newly built, single-family homes since June of...

  • 1889 Valencia Ave, Carlsbad, CA 92008

    BY Jason Richards, San Diego Real Estate

    Great opportunity in Olde Carlsbad! 4 bedrooms/2 baths. Recent improvements include new interior/exterior paint, new carpet, new furnace, new sod at front and back yards and more!  Family room and 4th bedroom additions. Kitchen has granite counters ...

  • Own Your Own Castle and Be Ruler of the Kingdom

    BY jasonrichardsteam

      If you've had it with the humdrum of everyday life and have $1.8 million to spend, you can own your very own castle and be the master of your domain.  Nestled on the banks of the White River in the charming village of Eureka Springs, Arkan...

  • Older Americans Face Increased Foreclosure Risks

    BY jasonrichardsteam

    Before the drastic changes in 2008, many U.S. residents planned on using the equity of their homes to compensate for what they didn’t save enough money in their 401K. Many homeowners will agree that home equity isn’t as reliable as it seemed as o...

  • Encinitas Taste of Main Street Food Festival Sept 20, 2012

    BY Jason Richards, San Diego Real Estate

      Get your taste buds ready, Encinitas!  It's almost time for the 23rd Annual Taste of Main Street, brought to you by the Downtown Encinitas Main Street Association.  Scheduled for Thursday, September 20th, from 6pm-9pm in Downtown Encinita...

  • Your Home – Involving the Family in DIY Projects

    BY Jason Richards, San Diego Real Estate

    School is back in session, and if you have kids, you're probably more concerned with providing the necessary signatures to syllabi and helping with homework than you are with the condition of your home. Still, those do-it-yourself projects lurk in t...

  • New Homes Sales Up Almost 4%

    BY Jason Richards, San Diego Real Estate

      Recent reports note that the housing market in the U.S. has shown indications of progression as home sales in July shown a 3.6% growth compared to sales in June. The amount of sales for new homes in July has reached the highest amount in 2 ...

  • Sell Your Home in 2012

    BY Jason Richards, San Diego Real Estate

    September is upon us and if you want to sell your home before the year’s end, there are a few things you should know! Get a Great Agent - Oddly enough, I happen to know one, so can help you with this step. Call me for the inside scoop! However, if...

  • Spruce Up Your Home’s Curb Appeal

    BY jasonrichardsteam

    Making your home curb appeal-ready can take some time, but it is 100% worth the effort in order to add some oomph to the buzz circulating on buying your home. Maybe your home isn't for sale. That doesn't mean you don't want it to have that wow factor...