Real Estate

February 23, 2016 in Real Estate

When not to use a family realtor

How to lose $50 per square foot of value in your home! When does a relationship get in the way of a good decision? The photo is not house used in this example On some surveys Realtors are ranked just above used car sales man. Why? Here is one example why. Most realtors get most of their business from friends and family. They don’t have to be good or competent to earn the business. The... Read more
February 16, 2016 in Mortgage Real Estate

home evaluation checklist

The home evaluation checklist The checklist to use when checking out a property After seeing a few homes, it is very easy to get the features of the house confused. The home evaluation checklist is easy to fill out and will help immediately separate the “good” homes from the “not right for us” houses. The home evaluation checklist will establish grading the exterior condition of... Read more
January 8, 2016 in Real Estate

Six Insights to Sell Your Home Rapidity

Six Insights to Sell Your Home Rapidity   There are a lot of factors that will control how quickly your house is sold. It is important to start the elements you can control. If you’re still living in your home while trying to sell it, these are a few simple ideas that can help speed up the home sale process.  1. De-clutter: Buyers want to step into a prospective home and imagine... Read more
November 23, 2015 in Real Estate

4 home designs

4 New Trends in Home Designs   These 4 home design trends that have been particularly popular in recent years. Home design is always changing, with fresh ideas offering stimulating new selections for the look and feel of a home.   Indoor-outdoor space Many homes are now designed so that a common area in the interior of a home—such as the living room, kitchen, or dining... Read more
November 19, 2015 in Real Estate

Millennials homes features

5 Features that Young Buyers Looking for in a Home Millennials are the second-largest segment of home buyers, ranking behind only baby boomers, according to the National Association of Realtors. These five features are the latest trend to attract millennials who are looking to buy their first home.   An up-to-date kitchen and bath Younger buyers often have limited funds for... Read more
October 6, 2015 in Real Estate

ways to hold title in California

Eight Common Ways to Hold Title California How You Take Title Advantages and Limitations   Title to real property in California may be held by individuals, either in Sole Ownership or in Co-Ownership. Co-Ownership of real property occurs when the title is held by two or more persons. There are several variations as to how title may be held in each type of ownership. The following... Read more
August 3, 2015 in Real Estate

Flip your own house

Flip Your Own House     I know of a friend who recently sold their home. The real estate agent they chose priced the property very cheaply to make an easy sale. If fact they used the comps of short sold properties to reach the price of my friend’s house. It sold in two days. To an investor who will flip the house for a 15% to 20% more then they brought it for. If you... Read more
4530 Miller Oak Dr for sale
July 22, 2015 in Real Estate

Country Home in Auburn

Country Home in Auburn Horse Ranchette Nestled in the oaks this home is country living at its best. The horse ranchette has flat acreage suitable for horses and many other animals. This sought after Auburn neighborhood is on a Cul-de-sac for even more privacy. The large two story home with built in book shelf has a user friendly design. This is the perfect place to make a country home. ... Read more
July 7, 2015 in Real Estate

Carmichael Horse Ranchette

Carmichael Horse Ranchette with Pool Home     The Carmichael Horse Ranchette with pool is a versatile property. It is a great opportunity for property investor. This property can be remolded and sell for a substantially higher price. Several million dollar plus properties are in the area which demonstrates the property’s potential. The Carmichael Horse property has plenty of... Read more
Roseville CA home for sale 4656 Cattalo Way living room
May 27, 2015 in Real Estate Uncategorized

Public and private areas in a multigenerational home

What are Public and Private Areas in a Multigenerational Home?   Public and private areas in a multigenerational home are key considerations to the family dynamics.  Peace in a multigenerational home comes from a successful mix of public and private areas. The wrong mix creates stress and conflict. What are the public and private areas? Public areas are the family room, kitchen,... Read more