We know it is tempting: to try to buy a home on your own and avoid paying a buyer’s agent a 3 percent commission on the transaction. But consider this: consulting and hiring experts for the big decisions in your life only makes sense. For most of us, buying a home is the biggest financial
Hotel del Coronado is a jewel that sets off the beauty of San Diego. If you haven’t had a chance to visit, it is worth every minute. This sprawling historic beachfront hotel complex is in the city of Coronado, which is just across the San Diego bay. It is unique for so many reasons,
San Diego weather is great year-round, but we really shine in the winter time, when other locales are digging out from the snow and ice. We enjoy great weather in the winter, so there are no limitations on continuing outdoor activities in January. We love the Go San Diego Card. You can buy a
When you think about good health and happiness, it really is made up of a variety of things: physically feeling well, having the ability to exercise, having fun things to do, some beautiful scenery to see, and having people you love nearby. We love San Diego because it gives us all of that, year-round. Healthy
The real estate market in Southern California has been a bit of a roller coaster ride over the last decade or two, and right now, it’s a sellers market in San Diego. In May, the median home price in San Diego County hit $530,000. That is an 8.2% increase in just a year.
Increasing your home’s curb appeal is a worthwhile investment. Maybe you are anxious to sell your home quickly and for top dollar, or maybe you have no plans to move, but want to have a warm, lively exterior to brighten your mood when you come home from work. There are many ways to increase
Just about perfect. That’s what we think about living in sunny San Diego, California. It’s a place that combines incredible weather, beaches, activities, lifestyle, vibrant neighborhoods and dining. People spend most of their time outdoors enjoying a healthy lifestyle: walking, biking, running, dining, strolling the beaches like Carlsbad or Mission Beach…aaahhh. San Diegans also embrace
Surprise! Aaah, the element of surprise: the unexpected, sometimes the scary. Those may work great for Halloween, but if you are wanting to sell your home in San Diego…, not so much. Our team has compiled a list of 5 of our spookiest things San Diego buyers don’t want to see when they walk in
Fall in Love with These Trendy Decorating Ideas in San Diego While we don’t get a lot of frost on the pumpkin here in San Diego, it doesn’t mean we don’t love the subtle change of seasons. At Richard Realty, we know fall is the perfect time to freshen up your decor, and it doesn’t
San Marcos, California has burgeoned out of a nondescript, ‘one horse town’ to a major community in North County San Diego. Just east of Carlsbad and Encinitas, San Marcos San Diego presents a self-contained profile with every convenience and thriving business and residential sectors. It also has earned quite a reputation for educational opportunities in
Most visitors and tourists to San Diego miss out on the north county experience, while they focus on in town attractions and theme parks. Although, the majority of them, had they known would not overlook it for the world. The best places to see in San Diego happen to include many areas of north county,
Encinitas, California comes with a mix of coastal, small town and upscale qualities, attractive to a diverse level of interests and lifestyles. These include the beachfront and a deep history in the world of surfing. In fact, Encinitas lays claim to one of the top 10 surf spots in the nation according to Surfer Magazine.