Things You Can Do If Your Condo Has Popcorn Ceilings

In 2018, most homeowners are likely to consider popcorn ceilings to be an unfortunate trend in the history of modern interior design. However, they were quite popular from the mid-1970s until the early 1990s. Unlike shag carpeting and lime green Formica cabinetry, popcorn ceilings went out of style for more than just aesthetic reasons. The… Read More

Purchasing a Property without Putting 20 Percent Down

A lot of people who are interested in buying a home start to worry about their finances after hearing they need to provide a 20 percent down payment on the property. However, it is often possible to purchase a loft, penthouse, or condo in downtown San Diego without a massive down payment. Though 20 percent… Read More

Ways a Property Management Company Can Help You

No one said being a landlord is easy. If you are considering using East Village lofts, Little Italy penthouses, or Marina San Diego condos you own as rental properties, a property management company may be an asset. Management companies can save you time, help you avoid stress, and address legal issues. While many people can… Read More

5 Things to Ask When Purchasing a New Construction Condo

The current flow of supply and demand in the downtown San Diego real estate market makes vertical development a necessity. Whenever regional economies go through prolonged periods of prosperity, sellers’ markets ensue and demand for brand new construction increases. In the case of downtown San Diego, building new condominium towers is a sensible housing solution for… Read More

Making the Most of an Open House Visit

Even if you do not think of yourself as a real estate investor, you cannot ignore the great potential for value appreciation the downtown San Diego real estate market offers. For this reason, it is important to take full advantage of open house visits. Open houses are part of a real estate selling strategy that… Read More

5 Little-Known Details About Home Loans

Whether you’re a first-time homebuyer or a seasoned buyer, buying a new home can be a source of stress. Uncertain financing is probably one of the biggest sources of this type of stress. However, being prepared and educating yourself can greatly reduce the angst you might feel about the home buying process. Here is a… Read More

7 Risks of Using Your Loft as a Rental Property

Owners of lofts in downtown San Diego enjoy some financial advantages in 2018: market conditions are clearly in their favor if they wish to sell or rent their units thanks to continuous socioeconomic development. If you wish to rent out your loft, you can do so with the comfort of knowing demand will be healthy…. Read More

Things to Avoid Doing If You’re in Escrow

The home buying process can be exhausting. If a buyer is “in escrow,” it means the weeks of visiting potential properties and making offers is almost over. Once the transaction is finalized, buyers officially become homeowners. However, escrow doesn’t mean the process is over, and it’s important to be careful. Here are a few things… Read More