Six things your Realtor® should tell you when listing your home

Six things your Realtor® should tell you when listing your home

Many homeowners today are optimistic about the potential profit they will realize when they sell their home this summer. The recent headlines have reported nothing short of miraculous improvements to the housing market and sellers are gearing up for big price increases and record breaking time on the market. The downside is these lofty expectations […]

Last opportunity to buy new at Pardee Homes’ Viewpoint at Canyon Hills

Last opportunity to buy new at Pardee Homes’ Viewpoint at Canyon Hills

LAKE ELSINORE – The final opportunity to buy a new home at Pardee Homes’ Viewpoint is underway. With sensational panoramas for many residents, Viewpoint at Westridge features single-family clusters of homes with convenient motor courts ideal for neighborly get-togethers. Among the final phase releases are several homes anticipated to be completed by the end of […]

Commercial property sells for undisclosed amount

Commercial property sells for undisclosed amount

After a six-month escrow, the 18,000-square-foot building located at 611 W. Florida Ave. in Hemet, has sold for an undisclosed amount, Real Estate Broker Robert Mendieta has announced. The property once housed Nelson Machinery. The property, situated on two parcels totaling approximately one and a half acres, had been one of the community’s eye sores […]

When is the right time to trade in my home… now?

When is the right time to trade in my home… now?

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

Brookfield Residential and Spencer’s Crossing support local schools and businesses through community events

Brookfield Residential and Spencer’s Crossing support local schools and businesses through community events

MURRIETA – Brookfield Residential is proud of its legacy of creating the best places to call home and furthers that commitment by contributing both time and money to the areas that surround their communities. Most recently, the builder has focused that attention in and around Murrieta, home to the beautiful Spencer’s Crossing – a family-oriented, master-planned […]

Do’s and Don’ts regarding open houses in today’s market

Mike Mason Special to Valley News There is a controversy in real estate as to whose interest is best served with an open house. Seller’s often believe the purpose of an open house is to showcase their home, finding a buyer for it. While real estate agents typically market open houses for the primary purpose […]

Supervisors approve 1968 Cellars rezone

The Riverside County Board of Supervisors approved a request from 1968 Cellars to rezone a 20-acre Rancho California property. The supervisors’ 4-0 vote May 2 changes the zoning of the two legal parcels from residential agricultural 10-acre minimum to wine country equestrian. The rural residential land use designation was unchanged. The property east of Pauba […]

Escape the rental trap and buy a home

Joe Puthur Special to Valley News After living as renters for the first seven years of their marriage, Geoff and Kristi decided it was time to purchase their first house. They decided to pass on making a purchase earlier in their lives for reasons ranging from unstable job security to high mortgage rates. Whether justified […]

Who needs a home inspection, the buyer or seller?

Who needs a home inspection, the buyer or seller?

Everyone should know that when buying a home, it is prudent to have an independent third party inspect the major systems of the home so that you’ll know what condition they are in, avoiding most expensive surprises. As a seller of a Temecula/Murrieta Valley homes, MASON Real Estate recommends having a home inspection done before […]

Fallbrook Regional Health District votes to sell hospital to mental health provider

Fallbrook Regional Health District votes to sell hospital to mental health provider

Less than one month after holding an initial town hall meeting to solicit feedback from residents on possible uses for the vacant Fallbrook Hospital building located at 624 East Elder St., the Fallbrook Regional Health District board voted unanimously to sell the facility to mental health provider Crestwood Behavioral Health for $4.5 million during its […]