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April 16, 2019

April 2019 Newsletter

Your Home at a Glance

 
 
 
Have you ever driven up to a restaurant and been disappointed by your first impression? Perhaps the windows looked dark and gloomy, the façade was worn and unattractive or for some other reason it just didn’t look like a tempting place to eat.

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April 1, 2019

March 2019 Newsletter

A Bird’s Eye View of Selling Your Home

 
 
 
If you haven’t sold a home before, the process can seem complex and even intimidating. It really isn’t. In fact, the steps to selling your property - quickly and for the best price - are straightforward, although not necessarily easy.

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Jan. 29, 2019

February 2019 Newsletter

Should You Move or Renovate?

 
 
 
Determining whether you should buy a new home or fix up your current one isn’t easy. In fact, the decision can be steeped in so much drama, they make reality TV shows about it!

So, if you’re wondering whether to move or improve, here are three things to consider:

1

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Jan. 17, 2019

Orange County Real Estate Forecast

People have asked me what is going on in our Orange County Real Estate Market?  Are we in a seller's market, buyers market, or a balanced market.  Below are some statistics regarding Supply, Demand, Time on the Market and a Summation of what I think it all means. 

Supply

Active real estate inventory as you probably have noticed has been steadily increasing.  Currently we have 5,911 homes on the market in Orange County compared to 3,707 at this time last year.  That is an increase of 59%.  Demand on the flip side has been on the decline. 

 

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Jan. 7, 2019

January 2019 Newsletter

4 Ways to Make the Home Hunting Process Easier

 
 
 
Shopping for a new home can be intimidating. With so many things to do and think about, it’s easy to feel overwhelmed. But it doesn’t have to be that way. Here are some good tips for making the home hunting process a lot easier and much less stressful.

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Nov. 26, 2018

Holiday Parades and Events

Holiday parades:

Everybody loves a Holiday Parade. Orange

County has plenty to choose from. From

Dana Point all the way up to Seal Beach,

there is a parade for everyone.

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Nov. 6, 2018

November 2018 Newsletter

Characteristics of a Desirable Street

 
 
 
Sometimes you know a desirable street when you see one. For example, it’s obvious that a home on a cul-de-sac is enticing mainly because there isn’t any through traffic.

What are the other characteristics of a desirable street that may not be as obvious? Here are just a few:

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Oct. 11, 2018

Supply vs. Demand Heading Into Fall/Winter Market

Oct. 5, 2018

San Clemente Homecoming Parade

One Town. One Team. One Cool Homecoming Parade!

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Oct. 3, 2018

Newsletter October 2018

Do You Know the Basics of Home Security?

 
 
 
Most people feel confident that they know the basics of home security. For example, they know to: keep all doors locked; have a light on in the house while away; and, never hide a key outside in an obvious place, like under the mat.

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