carlsbad ca real estate: Wood Floors Scratched In Your Carlsbad Home? Repair, Don't Replace - 05/31/15 06:07 AM
Dogs, kids, company, everydsay wear and tear, eventually your Carlsbad's home wood floors wil become scratched and worn. Before going out to spend a small fortune tearing them up and replacing, consider the following tips to repair and make look as good as new. Even if you hire a professional refiniher, you are bound to pay $2-$5 per square foot to apply a new coat of finish. Here are some inexpensive ways to remove wood scratches and repair deep gouges in a few easy steps.
Camouflage Scratches
Take some artistic license to hide minor scratches in wood floors by rubbing on … (2 comments)

carlsbad ca real estate: Ways To make The Most Of Your Carlsbad Backdyard Space - 05/31/15 05:54 AM
An anthropological UCLA study, described in the book “Life at Home in the Twenty-First Century,” blames our fascination with digital devices — tablets, computers, televisions, games — for keeping us cooped up. The UCLA research participants spent less than half an hour each week in their outdoor space. And these were Californians.
So this summer let’s make a pledge to pay more than lip service to Carlsbad outdoor living so we can be happier, create lasting memories, and generally take advantage of what home has to offer.
   
Read entire article by clicking this link: http://www.houselogic.com/home-advice/decks/outdoor-living-ideas/#ixzz3bkQ5BgAs
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Real Estate Agent BRE … (0 comments)

carlsbad ca real estate: Tips To Avoid Having Your Carlsbad Real Estate Offer Not Be Enough - 05/24/15 01:42 AM
Looking back as recent as the beginning of 2013, prospective Carlsbad home buyers rarely had to worry about being outbid when writing an offer  to purchase a home. if you’ve been following the San Diego real estate market, you know that since the middle of 2013, there was a quick shift from a buyers market to a sellers market - almost overnight! between 2009 and 2013, anyone brave enough to be writing offers to buy a home at a time when the real estate market was frightening most folks away was not only bold - they were usually alone. Sellers who … (1 comments)

carlsbad ca real estate: The Student Loan Obstacle Delaying Home Buying - 05/18/15 01:39 PM

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carlsbad ca real estate: North County San Diego April 2015 Housing Report - 05/15/15 01:22 PM




 
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carlsbad ca real estate: North County San Diego April 2015 Housing Report - 05/15/15 01:22 PM




 
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carlsbad ca real estate: Carlsbad Real Estate Size Trend Might Reverse…Eventually - 05/13/15 06:55 AM
You would think that smaller homes would be skyrocketing in popularity right about now. Statistics show that the average number of people in American households is shrinking. Practicality would seem to dictate that a trend toward downsizing should be underway, with significant implications for San Diego real estate.
It’s no exaggeration to say that for as long as many Americans can remember, bigger has always been better. In terms of sheer floor space, the average American home increased from 1,900 square feet in 1993 to 2,400 two decades later. The reasons may have been both practical and psychological: for those who … (0 comments)

carlsbad ca real estate: Carlsbad’s Best Realtor® is One Who Knows What You’re After! - 05/13/15 03:30 AM
When you Google “seeking the best professional,” in about a half a second you are presented with 403 million candidates (not to play favorites, Search Engine Wise, when you ask Bing the same thing, it gives you a mere 62.6 million…which might actually prove more useful, since it would only take you a little more than a year to scan each for 2 seconds).
Narrowing the quest, when you Google “seeking the best Realtor®,” it gives you just a few less than 2,000,000 likely results. Since anyone seeking the best real estate professional to buy or sell their home isn’t after one … (0 comments)

carlsbad ca real estate: A Few Ways Buying A Carlsbad House Is Different Than Other Purchases - 05/06/15 02:35 PM
Most Carlsbad homeowners will tell you, there is nothing like shopping for a house and that’s not just because of the huge investment.
When you go shopping for regular everyday items, you probably have a place in mind you like to go shop for particular items. it’s easy to make a list then head out know which stores you will visit to complete all of your purchases. More than likely since these are items you buy over and over, you know where to go for the best prices or you know what stores are having sales on items you need. It’s … (0 comments)

carlsbad ca real estate: The Impact Of Home Staging Your Carlsbad Home - 05/04/15 04:41 PM

 

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carlsbad ca real estate: Carlsbad, Ca. Market Report 1st Quarter 2015 - 04/28/15 01:37 PM

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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carlsbad ca real estate: Friday Night Live Coming Back To Carlsbad Village - 04/17/15 12:42 PM
Where: Carlsbad Village
Hours: 7:00pm to 9:00pm
When: Friday Nights May 1 - July 31
Cost: FREE!!!
 
     
 
Enjoy live busker music every Friday night on the corner of Grand Avenue and State Street in Carlsbad Village!
 
Rob Denny
Real Estate Agent BRE #01786169
Allison James Estates And Homes
(858)504-0449

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carlsbad ca real estate: Carlsbad Home Sellers Should Be Aware Of Popular Green Features - 03/26/15 07:37 AM
This infographic takes a look at the green and energy-efficient home features popular with recent home buyers. The data comes from the 2014 Profile of Home Buyers and Sellers, and the 2015 Home Buyer and Seller Generational Trends report. Have  questions? Contact me for a private consultation.
 

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carlsbad ca real estate: Smart Home Technologies That Can Help Sell Your Carlsbad Home - 03/24/15 08:32 PM
Smart home technology is here and b now according to a survey of more than 500 real estate sale associates it’s taking off in real estate as well. Nearly 60 percent of sales associates surveyed said they are seeing more smart home features in listing descriptions than they did two to five years ago, and one in three sales associates noted that properties with smart home features and technologies sell faster than homes without them.
At the 2015 Consumer Electronics Show held in Las Vegas earlier this year, you couldn’t help but  encounter a new piece of smart home technology. From security … (2 comments)

carlsbad ca real estate: Carlsbad Parents Should Consider Home Rental for College-Bound Kids - 03/24/15 01:58 AM
It's that time of year when many Carlsbad parents of high school seniors hold there breath as college acceptance letters begin to arrive.  Of course they are hoping their childs hard work will be followed with an acceptance to the University of their dreams. But once acceptance is received, a whole of array of decisions now have to be made. Chief among them is where there child will live. For freshmen, college dorms aways seem the smart choice. It gives the student a great way to make friends, offers meals and is considered safe. This may lead to the Carlsbad parents … (0 comments)

carlsbad ca real estate: Spring Not Only Bringing Flowers But Mortgage Turnaround? - 03/16/15 08:10 PM
The first day of spring is March 20. Not only will the Carlsbad flower fields be blooming  but it's the red-letter day on the San Diego real estate calendar. Spring forward also means the kickoff to the  traditionally rambunctious spring selling season—historically, the go-go time of year. It’s when more homes come on the market, more prospective buyers come out to see them, and more sales are launched than in any other season. As exciting as it is to welcome another spring, this year what happens three days later might well turn out to be just as noteworthy.
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carlsbad ca real estate: Carlsbad Real Estate and the "Madness" of March - 03/16/15 08:03 PM
This March has been such a busy one on the Carlsbad real estate calendar that I thought it would be a good idea to double-check everything just to be certain I wasn’t overlooking any important happenings.
It wasn’t just that the first day of spring on the 20th is the traditional start of what’s regularly the busiest time of year for Carlsbad real estate activity. This is a reliable phenomenon, further reinforced by the 61 million results you get when you Google “Spring Real Estate Selling Season.” To be accurate, the National Association of Realtors® fudges a little by calling spring … (0 comments)

carlsbad ca real estate: Time To Relocate From Carlsbad?You Need To Prioritize Certain Elements - 03/14/15 12:49 PM
Time to relocate? Maybe your job is requiring, traffic is too much, want to be closer to family,   or you just want a change, once you’ve made the mental decision to relocate the question then becomes “what should be my first order of business”? No matter what the reason is you’ve decided to sell your Carlsbad home, thoroughly evaluating the possible destination communities before deciding to buy couldn’t be more important.
While your real estate agent can be an invaluable resource in guiding you to the right home within your target area, the original question—designating the search perimeter—is pretty much in … (0 comments)

carlsbad ca real estate: Have You Ever Considered Your Carlsbad Homes Emotional IQ? - 03/13/15 08:43 AM

  When it comes to selling your Carlsbad house, the first attribute that will bring in prospective buyers looking online for a home in your price range is your Photographs, then listing description: size, location, and all the details that either match prospects’ wish lists (or don’t). According to a study done by the National Association Of Realtor (NAR), homes with more than 6 professional photos received 360 times more views. Next comes curb appeal, which can turn on or turn off prospective buyers.  The third attribute can be just that—a bunch of factors that can hook your ultimate buyers.
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carlsbad ca real estate: Carlsbad West Housing Market Report For 2014 - 02/26/15 12:28 AM
Carlsbad West Housing Market Report For 2014
02/26/2015 This is the latest information on active listings in the Carlsbad West area as well as a wrap up of homes sold in 2014. This report will take a look at the current listings and the sales over the last year. The neighborhoods covered are between Carlsbad Village Dr. and Tamarack Avenue, from the I-5 to El Camino Real. It's a wonderful place to call home, as those fortunate enough to be living there will tell you as many have lived in the area for over 20 years.
The views vary from the … (3 comments)

 
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