San Diego Real Estate Blog

  • Welcoming Pets Into Your Home

    BY Raul & Mary Beth Viruete

    If you are an animal lover, a feathered or furry friend can make your home feel more welcoming. However you may find that your neighbors do not share that opinion. If you have an animal friend in your home, you can follow a few easy rules to live pea...

  • Considering a New Roof For Your Home This Winter

    BY Raul & Mary Beth Viruete

    Choosing a new roof for your home can seem like a daunting task, but the process can proceed quicker than you might expect. Speed can be just the thing if you are trying to get your roof completed before winter arrives and keeping a few key points in...

  • What Location is Best For Your Home?

    BY Raul & Mary Beth Viruete

    Are you looking for a new place to call your home? If so, you may enjoy reviewing CNN Money’s post on the best places to live, top earning towns, and most affordable places to live. As of last week (September 5, 2013) the average 30 year fixed r...

  • Maintaining Your Home in Changing Seasons

    BY Raul & Mary Beth Viruete

    Labor Day has passed, which means it’s time to get ready for fall. An important task is to prepare the landscaping around your home for the cooler months. You don’t want spring to roll around and discover that your once-lovely landscaping has bee...

  • Landscaping Your Home Using Sustainable Beauty

    BY Raul & Mary Beth Viruete

    How beautiful is the landscaping of your home? Does it flow with the lines of your house and blend well with your neighborhood? Have you noticed others making upgrades over the summer and dreamed a bit about making some improvements yourself? ...

  • Tips For Selling Your Home

    BY Raul & Mary Beth Viruete

    No matter where you live or are selling your home, there are simple things that play an important role in how welcome your potential buyers will feel. Showing off your home in its best possible light is extremely important, so pay attention to the li...

  • Should You Remodel Your Home?

    BY Raul & Mary Beth Viruete

    Is your home no longer the home of your dreams? Do you look around your home with your partner and constantly see outdated rooms and projects that you would love to see completed? If you answered yes, you need to realize that you are not the only ...

  • Your Home and Generational Home Buying Trends

    BY Raul & Mary Beth Viruete

    While your home is unique and a reflection of you and your lifestyle, when it comes to home buying, as with most things, societal trends are noted through at-large studies and statistics, not individual results. Study pools are often segmented by ...

  • Your Home Options Increase After 55

    BY Raul & Mary Beth Viruete

    Have you found that your home no longer suits your needs and lifestyle? Perhaps your family size has changed or you have recently retired and are just seeking something new. If you are in the 55 and over age bracket, you may find yourself in the mark...

  • Are You Aware of Your Home Mortgage Options?

    BY Raul & Mary Beth Viruete

    Have you considered refinancing your home lately? If so, you are not alone. According to the Freddie Mac Quarterly Refinance Report, many homeowners throughout the United States lowered monthly mortgage payments, shortened the length of their loan...