Carlsbad Homes for Sale & Real Estate Tips

Follow me
Real Estate Agent - Solutions Real Estate - CA DRE #01490977
The Southern California Relocation Dude, originally from Boston, shares what he knows about Carlsbad and other North San Diego County communities. Whether you are interested in specific Carlsbad neighborhoods, things to do (e.g., shopping, touristy stuff, recreation, dining), or local housing market conditions, you'll find it here. Search for Carlsbad homes for sale (and other nearby coastal areas, too), learn about new neighborhoods, and get the scoop on the things YOU should know about buying and selling a home in Carlsbad or nearby. Let me know how I can help you! And if you are planning a relocation to or from the area, you'll find lots of tips about relocation, whether you are a buyer or a seller.



Valencia Homes for Sale - Homes for Sale in Valencia  Valencia is a community of townhouse condos in the master planned community of Rancho Carrillo in Carlsbad a couple of miles east of Palomar Airport.  Read More: Rancho Carrillo - Master Planned Community in Carlsbad CA This recently built com...
Things to Do in Encinitas Visit the Meditation Gardens at the Self Realization Fellowship in Encinitas   A stroll through the Meditation Gardens at the Self Realization Fellowship in Encinitas is a terrific stress reliever.  The Mediation Gardens are a beautiful collection of tropical and other p...
Encinitas Real Estate Market Report - March 2011   As a buyer or seller in the Encinitas real estate market, it is important to have information about the market conditions in order to make a more informed decision about what to do with regard to buying or selling your Encinitas home.  Here is a ...
Carlsbad Real Estate Market Report for March 2011 The Carlsbad real estate market continues to shift, and the statistics for March show a number of changes from the prior month. These data do not include any private sales nor manufactured/mobile housing; the numbers are derived from the MLS and a...
Escargots For the uninitiated, "escargots" is French for snails.  Quite a delicacy, with butter and garlic.  We have them in our California garden. The photo shows one (of many today) climbing the outside of a small planter). I DON'T eat them, but the lizards like them as do the crows. And I will...
Cardiff Real Estate Market Report for March 2011 As a buyer or seller in the Cardiff real estate market, having information about the current market conditions will enable you to make an informed decision regarding what to do with regard to buying a home in Cardiff, or selling your Cardiff home. ...
This Road Runner showed up on the back fence of our yard here in Carlsbad this afternoon. I always think of the Road Runner as being a desert bird, as we often have seen them in the California desert on our visits. And I think fondly of my fave cartoon character from many years ago. Guess I still...
Does Your Home Have a Name?  I was driving around Rancho Santa Fe earlier today, probably the most expensive residential community with many gated estates and homes with names. What I saw repeatedly inspired this post with more questions than answers.  Does your home have a name? Is it pretentiou...
The Ultimate Pre-Listing Kit for Home Sellers I suppose that sounds arrogant, but I think a strong pre-listing kit for sellers to review before we sit down and have a discussion is a good thing to have. And since many REALTORS don't seem to use one, there is that competitive advantage if you pro...

Jeff Dowler, CRS

The Southern California Relocation Dude
What's my Carlsbad CA Area Home Worth??
Spam prevention

Additional Information