8 Strategies Real Estate Agents Use to Sell Homes

San Diego homeowners who plan on putting their properties on the market may consider the possibility of a For Sale by Owner (FSBO) transaction at least once before going to the closing table. “Going FSBO” is a strategy that dates back to the 1970s, but it has significantly lost its sheen in recent years. According… Read More

Vocabulary Every First-Time Homebuyer Needs to Know

As a newcomer to the world of home buying in downtown San Diego, you will likely notice real estate and mortgage professionals use quite a few unfamiliar terms. As one of the most important sectors of the American economy, real estate overlaps the fields of law, finance, and compliance. For this reason, it is important… Read More

Steps to Take If Your Condo Unit Floods

After Hurricane Harvey in August 2017, insurance companies in Texas prepared for a flood of claims from homeowners whose properties were affected by water damage. Insurers estimated millions of dollars would be paid this year due to the heavy rainfall brought by this hurricane, which doused single-family residences and condos alike. If you are the… Read More

5 Great Reasons to Purchase a Short Sale

According to an August 2017 report published by the American Bankers Association, existing home sales across the United States are slightly decreasing due to very short supply and builders having difficulty keeping up with demand. Out of 5.4 million existing home sales in July, one percent were short sales. which means there is still hope… Read More

5 Green Renovations You Can Make to a Penthouse

If you are the owner of one of the many amazing penthouses in downtown San Diego, take comfort in knowing your property is among the most desirable in Southern California. To protect your investment and boost the value of your penthouse even more, you may want to consider green renovation projects and improvements. In the… Read More

How to Make Sure Your Loft Is Up to Code

A loft can be an excellent use of space that makes it possible to live in unique buildings. However, this can also lead to some challenges for the property owner. There are generally laws that all lofts in 92101 must follow if they want to fulfill the requirements for being used as a place of… Read More

7 Home Décor Styles for a Condominium

Downtown San Diego condo owners have been feeling confident about real estate market conditions over the last couple of years. Demand from prospective buyers has been fantastic, and in 2017 a downtown San Diego condo property will sell quickly at high prices even if it is not the most attractive one on the market. However,… Read More

5 Awesome Pet Stores in Downtown San Diego

With great weather, sunny beaches, and plenty of green space, San Diego is an ideal place for any pet owner. Many downtown areas are noticeably lacking in amenities for dog and cat owners, but you won’t find this problem in downtown San Diego. If you own real estate in Gaslamp Quarter or another part of… Read More