Avoid these nine home buying traps in 2018

Avoid these nine home buying traps in 2018

A systemized approach to the home buying process can help homebuyers steer clear of several common traps, allowing them to not only cut costs, but also secure the home that’s best for them. No matter which way they look at it, buying a home is a major investment.  But for many homebuyers, it can be […]

Make owning a home a goal for 2018

Make owning a home a goal for 2018

Homeownership is the quintessential American Dream. There are many reasons, why “Home Ownership Matters,” as many reasons as there are people in the world today. America continues to draw people from every continent and nearly every country on the planet for the promise of a brighter future for themselves and their children. It starts with […]

Avoid these home seller mistakes

Avoid these home seller mistakes

Christmas is over, it’s time for homeowners to get their homes ready for sale in the spring, and they’re contemplating what steps to take, what needs to be done and what’s it all going to cost to sell the home for the top dollar in the hot spring sellers’ market. To eliminate stress from the […]

Is now the right time to move-up/move-down my home?

Is now the right time to move-up/move-down my home?

Today’s move-up and move-down buyers face many challenges in the ever evolving real estate market. It doesn’t matter if homebuyers are looking for a larger home for their family with more yard for the children and dogs to play or downsizing to a smaller home with less maintenance. The challenges are all the same, juggling […]

Is this holiday season a good time to buy a home?

Should home seekers buy a home now? Is this season a good time to buy? What’s going to happen with the real estate market next year? What effect, if any, will a new president have on housing in general? What about interest rates? Will they finally start going up or down even further? These are […]

What exactly does a Realtor do for clients?

December is that time of year many people are making lists of all kinds. Lists are made for who gets a gift, food lists, goal setting lists, etc. On that note, I offer a partial list of the top 100 activities Realtors do for their clients. Contact me directly for the complete list of 184 […]

Home ownership comes with tax benefits

As people count their blessings this holiday season, they are also determining what is tax-deductible and what is not. Today, just about everyone knows that there are tax benefits to owning a home, yet few first time homebuyers understand the significance of home ownership, and for that matter, many move-up buyers don’t really understand the […]

Consider these 10 reasons for selling a home over the holidays

Consider these 10 reasons for selling a home over the holidays

Autumn is definitely in the air. Mornings are crisp, and the evening comes very early now that daylight saving time is over. Before long it will be dark before 5 p.m. Christmas decorations and sales are already filling the stores. There is just so much going on in the community that many people think it […]

Consider the Top 10 security reminders for this holiday season

Consider the Top 10 security reminders for this holiday season

Happy Thanksgiving! It is the official start of the holiday season, regardless of which holiday is celebrated. There will be trips to the mall, lots of eating out, entertaining and going to parties, visiting with friends, family and loved ones. The year 2017 has been a tough year when is comes to feeling safe and […]

Why being ‘priced right’ is the No. 1 factor when selling a home

Why being ‘priced right’ is the No. 1 factor when selling a home

Everyone has heard the three most important factors in real estate are “Location, Location, Location,” right? I don’t agree exactly, and I’d like to share my reasons. Yes, homes for sale in the Temecula and Murrieta valley have one great thing in common: location. However, there is so much more to successfully selling a home […]

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