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It’s a guiding principal among Realtors that superior landscaping adds value to any housing for sale. In California, different studies arrive at differing answers for how great that incremental increase actually is, but most agree that it lies somewhere in a range between 5% and 14%. Needless to...
1842 Kinglet Court Great curb appeal. Lush courtyard in the front features a pergola and sitting area. Living room features french sliding doors, wood flooring and crown molding. Kitchen has been remodeled and expand... Search Thousands of Listings. View all available foreclosures instantly. Fin...
The other day I was with a client -- together we were going over some of our Costa Mesa listings. She had emailed me a few possibilities that had caught her eye, and from that I had earmarked some others that shared features with her original picks.             We take it for granted at this poi...
Success in selling Costa Mesa homes can depend on being able to distinguish what is important to buyers from what is not.  Proactive homeowners know that one room usually gets more attention than does any other: the kitchen. There are many good reasons why this is so (we have discussed them befo...
Sometimes, acting as the buyer’s agent for one of my Costa Mesaclients, I wind up dealing on their behalf with what can be frustrating financial roadblocks. It’s part of the service all buyer’s agents bring to the table…and in recent years it’s become a more common situation.             There c...
Getting a mortgage refinance has seldom looked more attractive than it does this October. Ads for seemingly ridiculously low teaser rates are popping up all over the place -- and even if the closing costs are hefty (many aren’t), the underlying rates make them all but irresistible. But do you qu...
    The stage is set for those with investment dollars to spare: income properties -- including rentable Orange County vacation homes  – are still being offered at discount prices. At this point, the fire sale psychology has been pretty well hosed down, but…Despite the evidence of an improving m...

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