San Diego Coastal Real Estate Blog

  • Easy Steps to Buying Your Next Home

    BY jasonrichardsteam

    Interest rates have reached record lows and that's why many homeowners want to sell their homes.Home buyers who have waited for the prices to hit rock bottom are fully aware of the fact that now it's the best time to buy. If you think that now it's ...

  • Must-Have Gear for Fabulous Patios

    BY jasonrichardsteam

    Summer is here and it's time to head outside!  If you've been thinking about turning your patio into a fabulous outdoor space, now's the time.  By spending just a little time, money and effort, you can make your patio the place to be.  Here are so...

  • Getting Rid of Garden Pests

    BY jasonrichardsteam

    It can be incredibly frustrating to have your garden invaded by pests.  You've spent weeks, months, even years creating a beautiful oasis only to see it being destroyed by animals.  Deer, raccoons, armadillos, squirrels, dogs, cats and skunks can w...

  • Selling Your Home – Paint Choices Matter

    BY Jason Richards, San Diego Real Estate

    Whether you love the home you live in or are planning on selling your home in the next few years, exterior paint plays a huge role in the overall look of your home. In a home for sale, it can mean a difference in price and how many offers you receive...

  • 3 Possible Threats to San Diego Housing

    BY jasonrichardsteam

    The San Diego housing market has seen some improvements in Spring sales but could be facing daunting conditions in the future. The decrease in real estate inventory as well as the decrease in the amount of jobs available could lead to some challengin...

  • 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 ...