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Real Estate Market Condition

Real Estate Market Condition

San Diego real estate marketWith just over five months left for the 2015 real estate market, the market remains strong and barring any major  interest rate hikes should remain so through the end of the year.

According to the most recent S&P/Case-Shiller Home Price Index, home prices continued to increase in May, though not at the pace many experts had predicted. On a national basis, single-family home prices seem to have settled in at an annual appreciation averaging between four and 5%.

The chairman of the S&P Dow Jones indexes said that he expected the future average home prices to slow down rather than accelerate. Meanwhile, the average single-family home resale price appreciation has been about double that of inflation and wage price increases for the year. Read more »

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San Carlos 3Br Rental

SDSU San Carlos Huge 3Br+FamRm/2.5Ba Rental

$2250 – 1800ft2

San Diego townhome rentalKEY FEATURES
Year Built: 1984
Sq Footage: 1802 sqft.
Bedrooms: 3 Beds
Bathrooms: 2.5 Baths
Parking: 2
Lease Duration: 1 Year (See Details Below)
Deposit: $2,250
Pets Policy: No pets
Laundry: In Unit
Property Type: Townhouse



Real Estate Video Drone

Best real estate video drone

DJI’s Phantom 3 Professional Quadcopter Drone

New DJI Phantom 3 Advanced and Professional quadcopters out for some test flights! This new model is the best real estate video drone for the money & ease of use.

Eric Cheng discuss how these new quads differ from previous models in terms of their flight capability and cameras. View these quadcopters up in the air to test the new stabilization systems and 4K video!

Awesome review, DJI Phantom 3 is really the best in this price range. I would recommend getting it here (look at Amazon ad on right side & below this post) for a much cheaper price. Read more »


San Diego Home Prices – Case Shiller

San Diego Home Prices

2015 San Diego real estate market forecast - San Diego Home PricesThe latest S&P Case-Shiller Case Shiller Home Price Index report showed that for April the year over year home price appreciation in San Diego, California was 4 1/2%.

This increase in home prices was slightly below the average for the 20 city index tracked in this report. The average for the 20 cities tracked for April was 4.9% residential home price appreciation. Read more »


San Carlos Home Rental

San Carlos Home Rental 3Br./2.5Ba

San Carlos Home Rental - SDSU area rental**Note- Has now been rented

Great ‘top of the hill’ location off Mission Gorge Rd, just West of Jackson Dr. in the San Carlos area of San Diego. Adjacent to the Mission Trails Regional Park. New England styling blended w/modern space & energy efficiency. Yes, real beauty, convenience and economy. Spacious 3 bedroom, 2.5Ba. w/fenced back yard & large covered rear patio. One bedroom/den on 1st. floor – two car attached garage. Large living room w/dramatic cathedral ceiling & fireplace. Front yard maintained by H.O.A.  $1,995 per month. Tenant pays all utilities. – One year lease & Credit/Emp. check required. One small pet considered. Should be available for August 1 move-in.
Contact info:Bob Schwartz, CA licensed real estate broker
DRE Lic#00706331
(619) 286-5604  SHOWN BY APPOINTMENT ONLY! Equal Opportunity Housing

Mission Bonita Drive at Mission Vista Drive (google map) (yahoo map)


Eco Friendly Home Features

Eco Friendly Home Features Help Sales

Eco Friendly home features

Seven Secrets to Eco Friendly Homes that Make Cents … Read more »


San Diego home price appreciation

San Diego home price appreciation

San Diego home price appreciationIn a it was shown that San Diego home appreciation continued in April at a rate of 5.3% over April 2014. Surprisingly, San Diego’s home appreciation was lower than the national average for April, which came in at 6.8%.

The fact that home mortgage rates remain under 4% has been a boost to the housing market and home appreciation throughout the country. The other main factor affecting home appreciation is the fact that here in San Diego there is a supply demand imbalance. There is a shortage of homes for sale creating a very tight market. Read more »


Ronald Reagan Memorial Day Video

Ronald Reagan Memorial Day Video

An outstanding tribute to America and those who served their country. This video is a proper way to remember them by the best President in modern history. Please share this.

In every age there are heroes. You want to know the true definition of a hero? He is the man or woman, no matter how brave or important… That are the people who are there when action is called for. They act when the act is necessary, irregardless of their own situation. They aren’t trying to be a hero. Most times they want more than anything else to live…not sacrifice their own lives. But they were the right person, at the right time…and they became human, and they inspire us all.

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San Diego Real Estate Market – One of the hottest for home sales

San Diego Real Estate Market

San Diego real estate market, San Diego real estate broker

Bob Schwartz, San Diego real estate broker

The San Diego real estate market is one of the hottest markets. currently for home sales, based on recently released industry reports. To clarify, were talking about the length of time the average MLS home listing takes to sell. Naturally, this just means the time that it’s shown on the market that an offer has been accepted, the final closing usually occurs within 30 or 45 days from the acceptance. How quick a MLS home listing has an accepted offer on it is the number one indicator of the strength and popularity of real estate in any city. Read more »


San Diego Home Prices

San Diego Home Prices Gain

San Diego home pricesThe latest S&P Dow Jones Indices for February 2015 show that home prices continued their rise across the country over the last 12 months.

Home resale values rose 5.1 percent from January 2014 to January 2015. The pace is down from the 19.4 percent annual growth seen in January 2014.

San Diego’s annual gain ranked 10th out of the 20 cities it measures. Denver, Dallas and Miami had the biggest growth, of more than 8 percent, while Washington, D.C., and Cleveland both saw growth slower than 2 percent. The 20-city composite rose 4.6 percent over the year.

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