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Comments Off on Selling a Condo in Downtown San Diego Just Got Easier

Selling a Condo in Downtown San Diego Just Got Easier

Selling a downtown San Diego condo has never been that hard to tell you the truth. San Diego is, after all, the 8th largest city in the United States. And seeing as how the Downtown area of large cities tend to be hot spots of activity then you can imagine that condos tend [...]
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Chula Vista Short Sales are a Screaming Deal

Short sales in Chula Vista are a great buy. Now more than ever these homes are ready to pluck by the right buyer. So listen to me and hear me later! Buy these short sales in Chula Vista. Buy them! Now, if you know your real estate, you may be saying to yourself, “This [...]
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Your Prescription for Selling Your Scripps Ranch Home

If you’re selling a Scripps Ranch house in the current market there are a few things you need to be aware of that can aide you in that task. Scripps Ranch, while a part of the city of San Diego, is it’s own town. It’s got it’s own feel and that is evident [...]
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Why Banks Foreclose On Homes?

If you’re a first time home buyer, you may not understand why banks  foreclose on homes. While the term might be familiar in terms of hearing it in other people’s conversations, sometimes the meaning can be a bit muddled. Basically, a foreclosure occurs when the homeowner defaults on the payments and the bank takes [...]
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Negotiating Repairs in a Home Purchase

Buying a home usually means you’re getting it in as-is condition, unless the specifications are noted in the contract. In order to make sure you’re not stuck with a lot of expensive repairs, you need to line these out carefully in the paperwork. Leaks in the Roof Checking the roof is very important because you [...]
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Which San Diego Neighborhood Should You Live In?

Driving through the communities and neighborhoods of San Diego may not be enough to tell you how safe each one is.  When you’re talking to a real estate agent, it’s illegal for them to use certain terms and words when recommending a community. In order to get reliable information that doesn’t include a [...]
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Making and Expert Real Estate Buy

As the housing market comes out of the abyss there will be a multitude of deals that will be available for hungry potential buyers. Here are some tips on making an expert real estate buy! Plan The first step to effective buying is figuring out exactly what you want. Are you looking for an apartment [...]
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To Rent or to Buy – That is the Question

The classic question seems to always pop up when thinking about moving is it better to rent or buy? However with the market changes of the new recession  the answer to the question varies more now than it has in a long time. Historically for the most part many experts have suggested that [...]
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How to Get the BEST Home Insurance Available

When buying a home one of the most important things that you can do is get great insurance. But how do you know you are getting the best possible coverage? What can you do to make sure that you don’t make a mistake? We have some tips for you on how to get [...]
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Is a Home with a View Worth It?

In a suburban neighborhood, finding a home with a view is difficult. Usually, the only view you have is the backside of someone else’s fence. But what if your options are not as limited? What if you have the funds to buy a beautiful home with a vista view? Is it worth spending the [...]