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254 Cedar Street, Newport Beach Open this Weekend - 02/28/08 11:10 AM
254 Cedar Street Newport Beach, CA Open House Sunday - March 16, 1-4pm This single family residence in Newport Shores area of Newport Beach is open this weekend. This home has two bedrooms and two bathrooms. This is an original home and needs some updating. Please drop by to view this property. This is an opportunity to live in Newport Shores. Newport Shores features a community club house, heated pool, tennis court and volley ball court. Walk across the street to one of the finest beaches in Newport Beach. This property at 254 Cedar Street, Newport Beach is listed for $880,000. This is the best (4 comments)
Balboa Island Luxury Homes - Newport Beach, CA - 02/28/08 10:25 AM
Balboa Island is an area of Newport Beach that is in fact actually an island - well actually it is divided into three islands. The main island, the little island and Collins island are areas of Balboa Island. The main island has approximately 1200 homes, the little island has approximately 230 homes and is located across the Grand Canal. This is a photo of the Grand CanalBalboa Island features both waterfront and interior homes. All the streets are named after semi precious stones - for example Jade and Onyx. Balboa Island has a definite charm, It is a pedestrian community and you (4 comments)
Summer Weather in Newport Beach - 02/26/08 04:07 PM
Summer in February? - Newport Beach The weather has taken a dramatic change (for us Southern Californians) from last weekend. Last weekend it was rainy and cold, and now it is like summer. There are so many activities living in Newport Beach, from bicycling up and down the coast, surfing, swimming, running, etc. This Huntington Beach boardwalk has people walking their dogs, and they can walk down to dog beach in Huntington Beach, CA where they can run off leash. There are bikers, runners and people just enjoying this mid 70's glorious weather.Main Street in Huntington Beach is located right across from the (6 comments)
Distractions While You are Blogging? - 02/23/08 01:01 PM
Do you ever have distractions while you are blogging? Are your children calling your name or is your dog barking. I have both. I have a big red distraction and his name is Patrick. Patrick is a five year old Irish Setter who still acts like a puppy. Patrick will put his face on my desk while I am writing, and occasionally will even try and stand up on my desk to get my attention, or he lays on the floor and STARES while I am writing.
I know what he wants though - he always wants to go on a walk. And (19 comments)
Long Beach Aquarium of the Pacific The Long Beach Aquarium of the Pacific is located in Long Beach, California, and is only a 20 minute drive up Coast Highway from Newport Beach. There are exhibits Southern California, Baja, and Northern California. View the tropical exhibits as well. View exhibits from the Pacific Northwest as well. Learn about what wildlife is indigenous to each area. There is even a new display called "Catch the Wave" where you can learn about the surf, surfing, and how animals survive in the surf. There is a bird exhibit, and of course there are personnel to assist (0 comments)
Setting Up Google Alerts - 02/21/08 10:25 PM
I am posting this as I received a question from another ActiveRainer about how to set up Google alerts. And I am sure it has been posted before. I have a Google alert set up for my own name, Newport Beach Real estate - and related topics to real estate in my area. This is a great opportunity to find out what people are searching for and what comes up when they do. Also - it is a great opportunity to see how fast Google finds your blogs (I find this very interesting!). So here goes - 1. Type in google alerts in your (15 comments)
ActiveRain Blogging Promotes Listings in Newport Beach - 02/21/08 06:38 PM
I have been blogging for a few months here on ActiveRain and have learned so much information. As a result of my blogging, my website is ranking much higher on Google and Yahoo. It is very effective when you going on a listing presentation, and the representations to the seller that as a result of technology, I can get them more exposure. So last night, I wrote a blog about 254 Cedar Street in Newport Beach to promote a new listing. Within a very short period of time (approximately 10 minutes), my google alert informed me that it had been found. I took a (1 comments)
Newport Beach Luxury Homes - Balboa Peninsula - 02/21/08 01:17 PM
The Balboa Peninsula which is located in Newport Beach is literally a Peninsula and it is surrounded by the Pacific Ocean. There are homes that are located on the Bay front and on the Ocean front. Some of the homes that are located on the sand do not have the board walk in front of them. The boardwalk in Newport Beach starts at 38th street and goes down towards the Balboa Pier. People ride their bikes, walk and run to enjoy the beautiful scenery.
There are beautiful homes located on the Boardwalk in Newport Beach on the Balboa Peninsula.
Chasing the Market Down . . . - 02/20/08 09:18 PM
If a seller is considering listing their home for sale, of course the seller desires to net the largest amount of money for the property An important consideration is - the home is worth exactly what someone is willing to pay for it at that specific time. There are considerations in what most directly affects the value of a property. The property's value will increase and decrease along with overall economic and market conditions. Market conditions cannot be influenced. The value of a home only matters when you want to sell it or borrow against it. The value of a property is worth (2 comments)
Newport Shores Real Estate - 254 Cedar Street, Newport Beach - 02/20/08 08:18 PM
254 Cedar Street Newport Beach, CA Offered at $880,000 www.254CedarStreet.com This Newport Beach two bedroom, two bathroom original home located in the Newport Shores area of Newport Beach is being offered for sale for $880,000. This home is in original condition and needs some updating - either remodel or build your dream home. There is information about remodelling found here if that is your interest. Newport Shores Real Estate is a great investment, and this home on 254 Cedar Street is a great opportunity to live in Newport Shores area of Newport Beach. Information on the comparable properties in the Newport Shores area are located here. Newport Shores is located (0 comments)
Home Feedback - 02/20/08 06:50 PM
I just enrolled in Homefeedback.com, and think it is great. I have sent out the requests and have already received feedback. One of the great features on Home Feedback is that it can also be sync'd with your supra key and it will automatically send out an email. This is a great feature. I like that I can send the feedback directly to my clients as well, so they know what people are saying about this. I am curious as to how many of you have had positive results utilizing this with your listings. For information about Newport Beach luxury home search, please visit my (6 comments)
Newport Beach Luxury Homes - Market Trends - 02/15/08 11:58 AM
The Newport Beach Market Trends are available for perusal for the month of January, 2008. Please visit this page to view the Newport Beach Market Trends. These Market Trends include information for the cities of Newport Beach, Newport Coast, Corona del Mar, Costa Mesa, Huntington Beach, San Juan Capistrano, Dana Point, San Clemente, Laguna Beach, Laguna Niguel and Aliso Viejo. These Newport Beach Market trends are available on my Newport Beach Luxury home website as well at www.sharonintheoc.com. For more information on Newport Beach luxury homes, please visit my website. Subscribe to my newsletter, and please view my monthly newsletter with information on the (0 comments)
If you are considering remodeling your home, there are many considerations that must be taken into account. The following is a general list of items that you will want to consider when you thinking of remodeling your property. First and foremost, what is your budget? What are you plans for your home? Are you going to "scrape" it and then rebuild? Or are you going to remodel and upgrade the interior. Once again, consider your budget as remodeling generally costs more than is estimated, and generally takes longer than planned. Consider your constructions costs. Are you planning on moving out during the (1 comments)
Listing Presentations - Are You Prepared - 02/08/08 09:26 AM
I received an email yesterday from NAR - as I am sure that many received as well, and one of the topics in this email was Avoid These 5 Listing Presentation Pitfalls written by John D. Mayfield. I am always trying to learn new information and this article was a great review of items that we should all be considering when going on a listing presentation. I thought the article was a great review, and wanted to share my personal experiences. In a recent listing presentation, I know that I was prepared with all of the neighborhood information, and a thorough CMA, net (3 comments)
Newport Beach Luxury Home - 1512 Lincoln Lane, Newport Beach - 02/07/08 10:09 AM
This Newport Beach Luxury Home located in the Dover Shores area of Newport Beach features four bedrooms, three bathrooms and has been completely upgraded. It is a two story home located in the Dover Shores area. There are beautiful black walnut hardwood floors and the home features french doors that open to a completely upgraded front and back yard. 1512 Lincoln Lane, Newport Beach There is also a fire pit to enjoy this beautiful back yard as well. The family room in this Newport Beach luxury home offers custom cabinetry and the kitchen opens into the family room which creates a warm and (2 comments)
For those of you who have a few hours before the big game on this upcoming Superbowl Sunday - this may be a good opportunity to put up your signs, and turn on the TV (there are always pregame shows) and hold an open house. Send out an email to your sphere and invite them to the open house to advertise it. The prospects that may show up are the "serious" buyers. These prospects are the ones who may be really looking for a a property to purchase, and I do not think that many properties will be open this Sunday. You (3 comments)
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