San Diego Real Estate Blog

  • ‘Home’ for the Holidays

    BY Cindy Davis

    I went through the Black Friday pre-sales, official sales, and Cyber Monday sales with a certain level of fascination. I think that the various Realtor associations really need to take a lesson (or two) from the retail marketing play book. Homes are...

  • Measuring the Value of a View

    BY Cindy Davis

    Suppose you own a home in inland San Diego. It's a lovely home with a spacious backyard for the kids. Your friend owns a more modest home but with an ocean view in Pacific Beach that features amazing, unobstructed views. Which one has the higher res...

  • San Diego Events in November

    BY Cindy Davis

    Happy November! The fall season finally feels like it's here. If you feel like having some fun, here are a few San Diego Events in  November. San Diego Beer Week  San Diego Beer Week is a ten-day celebration inspiring people to drink local, c...

  • Avoid Surprises While Waiting for Formal Loan Approval

    BY Cindy Davis

    Getting a home loan these days is a very interactive process. I am working right now with a buyer whose credit profile just changed during the loan process. To help avoid any surprises while waiting for final loan approval, I provide my clients with...

  • San Diego Housing Market Trends October 2014

    BY Cindy Davis

    With 90 degree heat waves, it’s hard to believe we are in October. Even though the year is winding down, it’s still feeling like summer. The San Diego Housing Market Trends in October 2014 have changed…what sense can we make of it all? Accordi...

  • San Diego Events in October 2014

    BY Cindy Davis

    October is a month with no legal holidays but there is still plenty to do around town. Take a look at these San Diego Events in October 2014 Sept. 26-Nov. 1....The Haunted Trail Of Balboa Park. Eerie sounds and lurking shadows will greet you on thi...

  • Tips for Home Sellers

    BY Cindy Davis

    Sometimes selling a home can feel like a big job – one with a thousand small tasks required to get it done. But many sellers make the job harder by ignoring or avoiding some of the biggest factors that contribute to a faster sale. Use this list to ...

  • The San Diego Housing Market Has Shifted

    BY Cindy Davis

    We’ve seen it before. After 18 months of experiencing a rebound in home prices, the San Diego Housing Market has shifted. The brisk seller’s market of 2013 and the first half of 2014 is now over. More homes are sitting on the market for longer...

  • Easy Curb Appeal Upgrades You Can Do On a Weekend

    BY Cindy Davis

    Sometimes the idea of getting your home ready to sell can seem daunting, and you might be tempted to sell it "as is" instead. Adding a little curb appeal, however, will help your home sell faster and for more money. There are many improvements that a...

  • Smart Selling to Today’s Homebuyers

    BY Cindy Davis

    If you're considering selling now that the housing market outlook is improving, take a few moments to consider how buyers have changed what they look for in the home buying process. During the past six years, changes in how buyers communicate, share ...