Where do Californians see the Highest ROI for Remodels?

By melissa | December 15, 2022

Whether you are selling your home or not, there is value in knowing which home improvement projects will net you the most Return on Investment (ROI). Spending time and money on a project that isn’t worthwhile or has a design that is too specialized for some homeowners is not something you want to do. There…

San Diego in December

By melissa | December 8, 2022

“To appreciate the beauty of a snowflake it is necessary to stand out in the cold.” ― Aristotle San Diego is such a beautiful city with so much to see and so much to do! If you visit San Diego in December, there will be no ice or snow unless it has been artificially created.…

San Diego in November

By melissa | November 5, 2022

“November woods are bare and still. November days are bright and good. Life’s noon burns up life’s morning chill. Life’s night rests feet which long have stood.”  — Helen Fiske Hunt Jackson San Diego is such a beautiful city with so much to see and so much to do! In San Diego, November heralds the…

San Diego in October

By melissa | October 4, 2022

“October is a fallen leaf, but it is also the wider horizon more clearly seen. It is the distant hill once more in sight, and the enduring constellations above that hill once again.” — Hal Borlan San Diego is such a beautiful city with so much to see and so much to do! In San…

San Diego in September

By melissa | September 6, 2022

“…there is a clarity about September. On clear days, the sun seems brighter, the sky more blue, the white clouds take on marvelous shapes; the moon is a wonderful apparition, rising gold, cooling to silver; and the stars are so big. The September storms… are exhilarating…” — Faith Baldwin San Diego is such a beautiful…

What Sellers Need to Know about the Market

By melissa | August 27, 2022

If you’re considering selling your home, you may be aware of the current slowdown in the property market. The peak frenzy the market saw over the previous two years has somewhat subsided, but it is still a sellers’ market. The good news is that you haven’t missed your chance to sell your home and move…

San Diego in August

By melissa | August 5, 2022

“Summer’s lease hath all too short a date.” — William Shakespeare San Diego is such a beautiful city with so much to see and so much to do! When it comes to things to do and the weather, San Diego in August is among my favorite times of the year. Despite being the hottest month…

Is Pre-Approval Key?

By melissa | July 22, 2022

You might have heard that getting pre-approval is a step you must take before setting off on your trip if you’re hoping to purchase a home this year. But why is it the case? And does the evolving market of today still make it important? The truth is that having a pre-approval letter from your…

San Diego in July

By melissa | July 2, 2022

“July: Just take me to the Ocean.” — Unknown San Diego is such a beautiful city with so much to see and so much to do! July is the peak of San Diego’s tourist season, with lots of families on vacation and Arizona residents looking to escape the heat. Despite being California’s southernmost big city,…