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19
Jan

San Diego Townhouse Rental

Lg. 2Br+FamRm/2.5Ba San Diego Townhouse Rental – SDSU Townhome Rental

Modern style Spanish townhome for rent.

Attached two-car garage with direct access into the home. Also, there is a very convenient and separate laundry area off of the garage. Both gas and electric hookups for your washer and dryer. Double wall construction and dual pane glass windows provide energy conservation and excellent soundproofing. great location, surrounded by the 5,700 acre Mission Trails Regional Park!

This rental is available immediately and has just been professionally cleaned. There is a mandatory one-year lease, and credit and employment check for each occupant. Sorry, but no pets are allowed and no smokers Read more »

16
Jan

San Diego Real Estate Market Analysis

San Diego County Residential Real Estate Market Analysis: 4th Quarter 2017

By Mark A. Melikian California Certified Residential Appraiser appraisals@san.rr.com P.O. Box 3051 Del Mar, California 92014 858-945-8996 ©2017

The following is a market data summary of detached and attached properties as reported by the San Diego County MLS system. The data includes all zip codes in San Diego County. All projections discussed in this analysis will be updated throughout the year in subsequent quarterly reports.

Market Overview: The data provided analyzes residential real estate sales beginning in the year 2000, which is used as the base year. The number of sold listings in San Diego County peaked in 2003 at 42,746 units and decreased through 2008 to 23,972 units. In 2017, the total number of units sold for the year was 35,200, down from 36,236 sales in 2016 (see Figure 1).

San Diego Real Estate Market Analysis

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7
Jan

2Br.+FamRm-2.5Ba San Diego Townhome Rental

San Diego townhome rental

SDSU San Carlos area townhome rental

Monthly rental is $2,195

Large 2Br+ Fam.Rm/2.5Ba. with two car attached garage and inside separate laundry area with both gas and electric hookups for your washer and dryer.

San Diego townhomeThis San Diego San Carlos (92120 zip) townhome also has a raised brick fireplace and a nice front enclosed patio area. This property is located on mission Mesa way which is just off Mission Gorge Road, only about 3 miles east of Highway 15. The community is surrounded by the 5,700 acre Mission Trails Regional Park. Read more »

2
Jan

San Diego real estate market Outlook 2018

San Diego real estate market Outlook 2018

As I write this, the final figures for the fourth quarter of 2017 are not in yet. But it seems that a number of insiders believe that the average home appreciation in San Diego will be approximately 7.2% for 2017.

One major real estate tracking analytical firm has come out with for projection of average appreciation for 2018 in San Diego California of approximately 4.2%. so, you may be asking yourself why the three percentage point drop in the forecast for home appreciation for 2018? I’m going to give my opinion here with my thoughts on why the San Diego home values will not be a strong this year as they were in 2017. Naturally, I’m just a real estate broker and not an economist. But, with that said I’m sure if he got 10 economist in a room and asked them what they thought the average appreciation for San Diego real estate would be in 2018 you would get 10 different opinions.

So, here is my personal opinion on what I see for the San Diego residential real estate market in 2018: Read more »

1
Jan

San Diego Large Townhome Rental

San Diego Large Townhome Rental

This is a large, over 1600 ft.², modern, tri-level 2Br.+ Family room/ 2.5Bath, Spanish-style townhome located in the San Carlos area of San Diego California.

This townhome rental should be available on January 16, 2018.

This home is located in the Mariposa community of San Carlos, San Diego, 92120.

This townhome is a two bedroom, plus Family room, 2 1/2 bath with an attached direct access two car garage. There is forced air gas heating, washer and dryer hookups are in the laundry area off of the garage and there’s a wood-burning fireplace in the living room. Also there’s an enclosed front patio area. This entire community is surrounded by the 5,700 acre mission trails regional Park. Plus, nearby is the highest point in the city of San Diego . . . Cowles Mountain. Read more »

12
Dec

San Diego Real Estate Traffic

San Diego Real Estate Traffic

The real secret in marketing (website marketing) is driving unique targeted traffic to your website.

San Diego townhome for sale - San Diego Real Estate Traffic

Sure, you can have a great looking website with terrific graphics, color-coordinated, a motion background and decent content. But, unless your content generates a huge amount of targeted traffic, your not achieving the true potential that the Internet offers.

The best gauge for any websites authority and marketing potential is its unique monthly visitors! Keep in mind the unique visit is counted as just one visit from a URL, whether it’s a website or mobile device, in a 24 hour period.

In November 2017, www.brokerforyou.com had over 20,300 unique visitors! Keep in mind, that in large metropolitan areas where real estate is very competitive, it takes hundreds of thousands of unique visitors to a real estate website to convert one, into a legitimate real estate buyer or seller!

brokerforyou.com Nov traffic

brokerforyou.com Nov traffic

 San Diego real estate website traffic comparison:

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8
Dec

California Home Prices Almost Double

California Home Prices in this city up approximately 92% in the last five years!

California Home PricesHome prices nearly doubled in this surprising California city

Source: The Mercury News
As home prices skyrocket across the state, there’s one California city where they’ve shot up more than
anywhere else in the U.S. nearly doubling in the past five years.
No, it’s not San Francisco, San Jose or Oakland. It’s not even in the Bay Area.
It’s Stockton, the Central Valley community twice dubbed America’s “most miserable” city by Forbes
Magazine because of its high rates of housing foreclosures, unemployment and violent crime.
The jump in home prices in Stockton and neighboring Lodi up about 92 percent over the past five years
is dramatic evidence of the ripple effects of the Bay Area’s tight housing market and the increasingly out
of reach cost of living here.

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3
Dec

California Homeowners Bad News

California Homeowners

California homeownersSenate-Passed Tax Legislation Bad News for Homeowners

Yesterday morning, the U.S. Senate, by a vote of 51-49, passed legislation that would change the face of homeownership in this country for decades to come. The House passed its own version of tax reform Nov. 16,2017.

A last-minute change to the Senate version would make up to $10,000 in property taxes deductible for the small number of homeowners who would still be itemizing. Previously, the Senate version had eliminated the property tax deduction entirely. The change aligns with the property tax cap set in the House bill. One difference between the two bills is that the Senate version retains the deductibility of mortgage interest payments on up to $1 million of indebtedness; the House version caps indebtedness at $500,000 (again, for the small minority still itemizing).

Now, members of the Senate and the House must meet to agree on a final bill. It’s not too late to make your voice heard.

Join us in telling your members of Congress that incentives for homeownership and the capital gains tax exclusion on the sale of a home MUST be protected. Read more »

22
Nov

Happy San Diego Thanksgiving

Happy San Diego Thanksgiving

Happy San Diego Thanksgiving

From my family to yours wishing you a Joyous and Happy Thanksgiving!

I would guess I find you getting ready for the next  few days ahead planning, prepping and creating many cool and wonderful things to have a memorable Thanksgiving!

This is my absolute favorite holiday of the year and I would venture to guess maybe yours too! A day and season to highlight the power of gratitude, appreciation and thanks! All such powerful things that truly can fuel the most fulfilling and happy life possible!

These actions can help transform even the deepest pain and sadness and surely can help magnify the full and joyful heart you may already enjoy!

I wanted to send a quick message to wish you all the very best as you wrap up this year and roll into the holiday season! I am grateful to know you and appreciate the unique gift you bring to those around you and the world in general!

Judi and I are wishing you many blessings and all great things ahead! Happy Thanksgiving and hope it is wonderful for you, your friends and family!

If I can help you in anyway and be of service please know I am a call or email away!

In Gratitude,
Bob

 

Happy San Diego Thanksgiving

20
Oct

San Diego Housing Market Analysis 2017

San Diego Housing Market Analysis 2017

San Diego County Residential Real Estate Market Analysis: 3rd Quarter 2017 ©2017

2017 San Diego real estate San Diego Housing Market Analysis 2017
By Mark A. Melikian California Certified Residential Appraiser appraisals@san.rr.com P.O. Box 3051 Del Mar, California 92014 858-945-8996

The following is a market data summary of detached and attached properties as reported by the San Diego County MLS system. The data includes all zip codes in San Diego County. All projections discussed in this analysis will be updated throughout the year in subsequent quarterly reports.

Market Overview: The data provided analyzes residential real estate sales beginning in the year 2000, which is used as the base year. The number of sold listings in San Diego County peaked in 2003 at 42,746 units and decreased through 2008 to 23,972 units. Based on data from the first three quarters of 2017, the projected total number of units sold for the year will be 38,431, up from 36,236 sales in 2016 (see Figure 1).

San Diego real estate market

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