How to Vet a Contractor To Fix a Home for Listing

You want to list your home and downsize or upgrade to something bigger. You know your home needs a lot of work to bring top dollar, so you want to hire a professional to do the job. With so many contractors out there, how do you know who is the right one? Avoid the Term … Continued

Top Renovations to Add Value to a Home

Whether it’s been years since your home has been updated or you’re thinking about making a few changes to get more when you sell, you want to know you’re using your money wisely. Here are a few of the top renovations to add value to your home if you want to sell and get your … Continued

How to Avoid Renovations That Don’t Add Enough Value

The house is seriously outdated. The kitchen looks like it came from another era and the bathroom is just plain old. The shag carpet is worn and obviously from the 1970s. You know work needs to be done. Perhaps your home isn’t so obviously out of date. Maybe the bathroom is rather sparse or the … Continued

5 Reasons Your House Is Still On The Market

You cleaned up your home, put out a sign, and listed it online, but it hasn’t sold.  What’s going on? There are a variety of factors that can keep a well-priced home from selling in today’s market – everything matters when selling a property, from your listing description and photos to the in-person experience the … Continued

What To Do When A Tenant Moves Out – Seven Easy Steps

Most people purchase rental properties with the goal of making money.  Unfortunately, when a tenant moves out, landlords can see the expenses pile up quickly.  Getting the old tenant out and a new tenant in quickly is critical if you don’t want to lose money.  We’ve created a quick seven step guide to maximize efficiency … Continued

How to Sell to a San Diego Cash Buyer

Vast repairs, job relocation, divorce, foreclosure and more. All of these are common reasons for selling your home in as-is condition. However, selling through a traditional buyer can take months and requires a great deal of effort. If you need to sell your home fast, this may not be an option. So how can you … Continued

Top 5 Things To Do When Moving out of State

Top 5 Things To Do When Moving out of State Ranking in the top most stressful things to do, moving is a daunting task for everyone. Not to mention, moving out of state can be even harder. Getting overwhelmed by the details happens to the best of us, and we’re here to help. Read on … Continued

4 Cash Buyer Misconceptions

This month, we’re taking time to bring clarity to some of these misconceptions. Below are the top 4 false impressions we hear about and our answers to each. 1. “I should only go to a cash buyer if I’m in a desperate situation.” If you’re facing foreclosure, choosing a home investor is a really great … Continued

4 Reasons Your House Isn’t Selling in San Diego

Frustration is inevitable when your home has been on the market for a long time with no results. At the core of your problems could be any of the issues listed below. Make sure to read all the way through to find out the option you still have to sell your home fast. Your Agent … Continued

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Handling Property the Smart Way in a Divorce

Handling Property the Smart Way in a Divorce 40% to 50% of marriages result in divorce in the US. For those aged over 50, there has been a 109% increase in divorce rates between 1990 and 2015. During a divorce, most assets can be sold and proceeds split down the middle, with each spouse taking half. The … Continued