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The Southern California Relocation Dude, originally from Boston (relocated here in 2005), shares what he knows about Carlsbad and other North San Diego County communities. Whether you are interested in specific Carlsbad neighborhoods (or other communities), things to do (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 what YOU should know about buying and/or selling a home in Carlsbad or nearby. Let's talk about YOUR journey! If you are planning a relocation to or from the Greater San Diego area you'll find lots of tips about relocation, whether you are buying or selling. And if you have friends or family elsewhere in the country Jeff can help them, too, by finding the right agent in his vast national network of highly qualified Realtors. Just let them know Jeff can assist them in finding a qualified Realtor to help buy and/or sell a home. Simply pass along his information, or share theirs with him, and he'll take it from there.



Financial Considerations When Buying a Beach Home in Carlsbad If you are interested in buying a beach home or second home in Carlsbad (or anywhere else for that matter), there are some important financial considerations to keep in mind to make your purchase a success and hopefully avoid any surpr...
Having a strong pre-approval letter from a reputable lender is key, as is working with a reputable mortgage professional who knows how to properly educate, and pre-approve the buyer. Gene's post is terrific education for consumers, and agents, on the differences between a pre-qualification letter...
How to Maximize Your House Hunting Trips When Relocating If you are relocating chances are pretty good you will make at least 1 trip to the area to look at homes, and communities, in the flesh, rather than relying on what you are told and finding online. While more people are buying homes sight-u...
4-Bedroom Homes for Sale in Carlsbad August 2018 Update Some home buyers in Carlsbad desire more space than a 3-bedroom single family detached home provides. For some buyers extra space may be needed for multigenerational living, or to accommodate a growing household. A family member may want a h...
4-bedroom Town Home Sold in The Cape at Calavera Hills The new owners can begin to enjoy the Carlsbad lifestyle after closing today on this 4-bedroom town home at 4537 Hartford Place, in the Cape at Calavera Hills neighborhood. The master planned community of Calavera Hills is located about 4 mil...
Here’s the Latest Carlsbad Art Wall MuralAugust 2018 The latest Carlsbad Art Wall was painted a little over a week ago, on August 11th and 12th during another one of our recent heat waves, and enjoyed by our summer crowds.  The newest wall mural, “On the Rise but still Adrift,” is by artist, mura...
3-Bedroom Homes for Sale in CarlsbadAugust 2018 Market Report Update Home buyers in Carlsbad are often looking for 3-bedroom homes for sale for a number of reasons. It might be a first home, while some buyers may be downsizing from a larger property. Or it might specifically meet their lifestyle ...
Ready for the Beach in LA!  I think I'm ready to hit the beach in LA, don't you? Perhaps Santa Monica? Or maybe strutting my stuff down Melrose Avenue?! We had a morning appointment in Westwood yesterday, and afterwards got to spend a few hours with 2 of the grandkids in Inglewood before I drove ...
Leo Carrillo Film FestivalLeo Carrillo Historic Ranch Park in Carlsbad Summer is NOT over yet, and with warm weather and pleasant evenings, you can still enjoy time outdoors, AND a historic film festival, at the former ranch of Hollywood actor Leo Carrillo. The Leo Carrillo Historic Ranch Park in...
Clouds to Grill By in Carlsbad  I have been a big fan of grilling outside for many years, especially in the summer months. Given the weather in New England I have to say I was more of a fair weather grill guy...none of that grilling in my parka and snow boots for me. I've continue the tradition s...

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