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.



What’s Important to You in Your Lifestyle? There are a host of factors buyers consider when choosing a particular home in the Carlsbad CA area. Requirements vary, of course, from person to person and may be very specific or fairly general. Some have a huge list of wants and needs, while others do...
What’s the Value of my Escondido Home? Escondido is an inland community, about 17 miles from the coast and just east of San Marcos. Buyers and sellers in the Escondido housing market should understand recent trends and current market conditions in order to make informed decisions about buying and...
What's the Value of my Oceanside Home? The Oceanside real estate market continues to evolve. This market report does not include private sales nor manufactured, mobile or multifamily housing; the numbers are derived from the MLS and are believed to be accurate at the time this report was written,...
New Homes for Sale at The Terraces at Robertson Ranch in Carlsbad  Robertson Ranch in northeast Carlsbad, the newest master planned community, continues to make progress at a fairly rapid pace, and new homes at The Terraces are now selling. The Terraces is one of the 4 communities in Robertson Ra...
2016 Surfing Madonna Beach Run is Saturday Oct. 15 in Encinitas CA Come one come all to the world famous Surfing Madonna Beach Run that takes place at low tide tomorrow, Saturday October 15, in the 4th ranked “Best Surfing Town in the World” (per National Geographic), Encinitas California.  Runne...
Did You Write Your Thank You Notes Today? I closed on another property today and sent several thank you notes out the door, as I always do, to people who helped make this such a pleasurable transaction. There was no lender involved, but a couple of people at escrow, the listing agent, and his tra...
Pumpkin Plunge at the Alga Norte Aquatic Center in Carlsbad Here’s another great idea for the kids to enjoy this Halloween season – the Pumpkin Plunge in Carlsbad. This floating pumpkin patch will be held at the Alga Norte Community Center in the La Costa area of Carlsbad, at Alicante Road and Po...
What’s the Value of my Solana Beach Home?  Solana Beach is an affluent coastal town south of Encinitas and Cardiff, and one of the more expensive coastal communities in North San Diego County. As a buyer or seller in the Solana Beach real estate market, understanding recent trends and current mar...
Tuscan Countryside We spent 8 days in Tuscany a couple of years ago, about 45 minutes outside of Florence. In contrast to many other vacations where we spent so much time bustling around trying to see as much as possible, this trip was far more relaxed...and badly needed.   The focus was on relax...
Water Rates to Increase in Carlsbad CA 2017-2018 Residents living in Carlsbad are likely already aware that the Carlsbad Municipal Water District has proposed increases to the water rate structure and rate increases for 2017 and 2018. There has been some discussion about this for quite some time,...

Jeff Dowler, CRS

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

Additional Information