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A San Diego Realtor's blog that is usually focused on all things related to real estate--and which occasionally veers off the road



Thinking of buying a well-located $1 million luxury flat in London, Paris or Tokyo? Think again: 1. In London, you’ll get 328 square feet. 2. In Paris, you’ll do better with  522 square feet. 3. In Tokyo, you can really spread out with 594 square feet. These are averages reported by the most rece...
Informed sources tell us that CBS newsmagazine 60 Minutes is turning its mic and cameras to real estate--and that online real estate service dispenser Redfin will be one of the interviewees--as will Windermere Real Estate. Both companies operate in the Northwestern part of the country, but with v...
Gena Riede tagged me last night in the meme game, which was initiated by Mary McKnight some days ago. True Confessions:1. Most of you don't know about my other blog, Luxury Home Digest and that the Real Estate's Top Tomato, Jim Cronin, helped me develop it. It needs more attention. Especially min...
Every action creates a reaction, and the San Diego County real estate market is no exception. As home sales have cooled this past year, housing rents have risen 5.8 percent, according to the San Diego County Apartment Association. This hefty annual increase is the average rental income for all ty...
We real estate bloggers aren't exactly seeking rock star fame, but most of us would be happy with slightly famous status. We want be bookmarked in real estate, so people in our target markets come to us with their real estate needs. We need to be able to reach the right audience, with the right m...
In this post, I'm going to step out on a limb...and over a canyon. Perhaps it is a "dead cat bounce" as stock market reporters used to say in 2000-2001 about declining and spiking stocks. Maybe it is something else, but something is astir in our real estate market. Perhaps San Diego crashed first...
    We shake our heads in wonder with the news that legendary toy store FAO Schwarz has moved into the custom homebuilding business. With prices starting at $10,000, we scratched our heads and wondered what responses might come from the likes of Toll Brothers, Hovnanian and Centex. What fun migh...
Another headache?  It was bound to happen--just as it did for the real estate brokerage business, as it did for mortgage lending, as it did for numerous other paper-generating businesses.Auxiliary real estate businesses can now compete for business at  Their targets? Es...

Roberta Murphy

Carlsbad Real Estate and Homes
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