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Large 3Br./2.5Ba + Fam. Rm. San Diego Townhome for Sale

San Diego Townhome for Sale

San Diego townhome for sale

Just listed 1950′ Mariopsa remolded 3Br/2.5Ba townhome w/2 car attached garage! Value Ranged priced at just $445,000 to $465,000!

Extremely desirable and rarely available ‘D’ plan.  This is the largest model in Mariposa!  Plus, it’s highly upgraded!  Sunny corner green-belt location!  Recent Kitchen remodel,  providing additional light into the family room, plus new appliances, granite counters,  new cabinets, stove & dishwasher.

Extensive, elegant, tile & Pergo flooring, create a modern atmosphere. Plus, ceiling fans, family room w/raised brick fireplace, functional breakfast nook, elevated dining room & large library area, perfect for in-home office. The spacious Master Bedroom has vaulted ceiling and walk-in closet w/mirrored doors.  Good sized patio is perfect for al fresco dining or lazy afternoons. Read more »


San Diego Real Estate Market 2016

San Diego Real Estate Market 2016

San Diego County Residential Real Estate Market Analysis: 2nd Quarter 2016

©2016 By Mark A. Melikian California Certified Residential Appraiser P.O. Box 3051 Del Mar, California 92014 858-793-9339

The following is a market data summary of detached and attached properties as reported by the San Diego County MLS system between January 1, 2016 and June 30, 2016. 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 2016, the projected total number of units sold for the year will be 35,648, up from 35,232 sales in 2015 (see figure 1).

San Diego real estate

Market Overview: The monthly absorption rate (number of units sold in a given month) will mirror the trend we see in the number of sold listings. The peak monthly absorption rate occurred in 2003 with 3,562 units selling per month. In 2008, the monthly absorption rate decreased to a low of 1,998 units. The 2016 projected monthly absorption rate will be 2,974 units, up from 2,936 units in 2015 (see figure 2). Read more »

Jul traffic traffic – June

June unique visitors to June traffic

Yes, over 24,800 unique visitors here last month! Once again, I’d like to say thanks for all my clients all the visitors to this site and all my loyal readers.

Unique visitors refers to the number of distinct individuals requesting pages from the website during a given period, regardless of how often they visit. Visits refers to the number of times a site is visited, no matter how many visitors make up those visits.

Sure, my site may not be the flashiest one out there but I try to keep the site updated and provide the latest San Diego information to all my readers. Also, to those of you who may not know, if you look at the links above you’ll see there’s one for San Diego monthly events this changes each month so if you’re looking for some of the great events that are going on here in San Diego California before sure to click on this link every month

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Tom Hopkins listing real estate


Tom Hopkins listing real estate

I’m selling two Tom Hopkins courses on real estate as a package deal. Each one of these sets has eight cassettes and some workbooks. The first one is How to master the art of listing real estate. The second one is How to master the art of selling real estate. Read more »


4th of July Fireworks, National Mall, Washington DC

4th of July Fireworks

Awesome July 4th. fireworks!!!! 

On the Fourth of July, we pause to remember and to celebrate the values of liberty and justice that make our country great. And to be thankful for the remarkable freedoms we enjoy. The significance of this day has inspired speeches, music, art, and literary works. Most importantly, it has inspired our people and the citizens of the world. It is an opportunity for each of us to ponder the meaning of our nation’s heritage and to celebrate it in our own unique way.

Independence Day Fireworks at the National Mall, as seen from the Netherlands Carillon in Rosslyn, Virginia.

“The Army Goes Rolling Along” performed by The US Army Band
“Marines’ Hymn” performed by The US Marine Band
“Anchors Aweigh” performed by The US Navy Band
“The U.S. Air Force” performed by The US Air Force Band
“Semper Paratus” performed by The US Coast Guard Band
“Semper Fidelis” performed by The US Marine Band
“National Emblem” performed by The US Marine Band
“The Washington Post” performed by The US Marine Band
“Thunderer” performed by The US Marine Band
“The Stars and Stripes Forever” performed by The US Marine Band

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Spruce Street Suspension Bridge San Diego California

Spruce Street Suspension Bridge San Diego California

Built in 1912 this suspension footbridge is a historic site in San Diego.

It was originally built to connect the people who lived on the west side of the canyon with the bankers Hill neighborhood on the east side of the canyon where people could have easy access to trolleys and shopping. Read more »


San Diego Real Estate Website Traffic

San Diego Real Estate Website Traffic – July 2016

California home sales - home sellers - Home Prices Increase

Shown below is our unique monthly visitor count. What this means is that a person visiting our site is counted one time based on their unique IP address of their computer. So, even if they go back later in the day and visit a number of times more, it would still only be counted as one visit within a 24-hour period. Read more »


San Diego Real Estate Agent

San Diego Real Estate Agent

Real estate agent San Diego – Bob Schwartz is a San Diego real estate agent – broker with over 3 decades of residential real estate experience.

Central Library San Diego - San Diego housing market forecast

Central Library San Diego

If you are considering buying or selling San Diego real estate you are entering into what for most people will be their biggest monetary transaction of their lives. There is a big difference between a California real estate agent and the California real estate broker. Bob Schwartz, is a California real estate broker with over 30 years of residential real estate experience that you can put to use to ensure that you get the best possible deal whether buying or selling real estate in San Diego. Read more »


San Diego MLS lockboxes for Sale

San Diego MLS Lockboxes

San Diego MLS Lockboxes for sale Sentrilock lockbox

San Diego real estate lockbox

Sentrilock San Diego MLS Lockboxes for sale.

I have 10 San Diego MLS lockboxes for sale. Most of these are brand-new and they all have just had their batteries replaced. If you would go into SDAR are to purchase a lockbox like this the cost would be just over $144 each.

I’m selling these at $120 each or if you buy three or more, $110 each.

If interested, call or text 619-286-5604


San Diego MLS Lockboxes for sale





brokerforyou real estate site for sale

brokerforyou real estate site for sale

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Just click the arrow symbols on the right side of the border on top of this pdf.

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