San Diego Real Estate Blog

  • How To Photograph Your Home for Sale

    BY Marcia Parkes

    The first place most potential home buyers will look at your home for sale is online. This means it’s crucial that your listing photos showcase your home in the best possible light. Here are our best tips for how to make your home look great in p...

  • Best Words For Your Home Listing

    BY Marcia Parkes

    When describing your home to someone, what words do you use? Do you call it luxurious? Spacious? Beautiful? According to a recent report from CoreLogic, the words you choose to describe your home can have a tremendous effect on its sale. Not only c...

  • 4 Reasons You Should See Homes in Person

    BY Marcia Parkes

    It’s often said a picture is worth a thousand words. But can you be sure those words are totally accurate? If you’ve been house hunting and have fallen in love with a home based on the pictures you’ve seen online, you should keep in mind that t...

  • Inspiration for First Time Home Buyers

    BY Marcia Parkes

    Leaping into the home buying process for the first time can be intimidating. It seems like there are so many things to know and decisions to make. It’s enough to keep even the most together person from making their dream of home ownership come tr...

  • Get Organized for Your Home Sale

    BY Marcia Parkes

    If you’re getting ready to sell your home, it’s time to get organized. Selling your home is a big undertaking, and you can help yourself in the long run if you get organized beforehand. Here are our best tips for what you need to get together b...

  • Tips for Staging Outdoor Spaces

    BY Marcia Parkes

    Does your outdoor space make a good first impression? Your home’s exterior is the first thing that potential buyers will see when they take a tour. Are you making the most of it? If you think your outdoor spaces could use a little TLC as you get re...

  • Choosing a Front Door Color

    BY Marcia Parkes

    Front doors make an undeniable first impression. Whether it’s a cheerful yellow, an on-trend purple or a welcoming red, the color of your front door can have a major impact on how your home is perceived. If you’re ready to take your front door fr...

  • Selling During a Divorce

    BY Marcia Parkes

    Getting a divorce is a stressful and emotionally draining process. Add to it the prospect of selling your home, and now you’ve got a challenging situation even under the best of circumstances. If you and your former spouse have agreed to sell you...

  • What’s Not Included in a Home Inspection

    BY Marcia Parkes

    A crucial step in any home sale is the inspection. A home inspection allows buyers to have a good understanding of what is or is not in good shape with the property they are about to purchase. A professional home inspector will visually inspect the...

  • How To Choose the Best School

    BY Marcia Parkes

    Moving can be stressful. Add choosing a new school for your kids into the mix, and it can be doubly so. Not only do you want to find a home that suits the needs of your family, but you also want to make sure that it’s in a neighborhood with great...