San Diego Real Estate Blog

  • Brighten Your Home Through Backsplash Design

    BY Raul & Mary Beth Viruete

    It's the little things that turn your house into your home. The color of your walls, the hardware on your cabinetry, and your choice of flooring all create a sense of belonging inside the space you call your home. A backsplash is another area w...

  • Technology and Your Home Needs

    BY Raul & Mary Beth Viruete

    As a home buyer or home seller, when it comes to your home, you expect your real estate agent to be up to date on the latest technology. You want us to have an active web presence and list your home on social media so that you can get the most exposu...

  • Buying Your Home – Is the Time Right?

    BY Raul & Mary Beth Viruete

    Wondering about the possibility of buying your home in the current housing market? The National Association of Home Builders/Wells Fargo Housing Opportunity Index (HOI) released this week confirmed other recent reports of growth in the real estate...

  • Selling Your Home When Inventory is Low

    BY Raul & Mary Beth Viruete

    If there is even a slight chance you may want to sell your home, now is the time to act! Housing has definitely shifted to a seller's market, with inventory at a 13 year low. The National Association of Realtors (NAR) reports the January Pending Hom...

  • Your Home and Asteroid Insurance

    BY Raul & Mary Beth Viruete

    News of an asteroid touching down in the Chelyabinsk Ural region of Russia last week may have you wondering if your home is insured against such a calamity. If you haven't heard about the incident that demolished glass buildings and caused nearly ...

  • Sell Your Home with an Open House

    BY Raul & Mary Beth Viruete

    If you are looking for a way to sell your home, you'll want to stage an open house. Less inventory in the housing market means more exposure for your home so now is the prime time to show it off! Broker previews and individual showings work, too, ...

  • Get Ideas to Revamp Your Home

    BY Raul & Mary Beth Viruete

    The housing market has been buzzing in the last six months, and the news is not always about buying and selling your home. Sometimes, the news just gives you something pretty to look at and dream about, and maybe even implement in your home. What w...

  • Closets and Your Home – the Other Mommy Make-Over

    BY Raul & Mary Beth Viruete

    Searching for more organization in your home but hesitant to start a big project? Consider revamping your closet space! Known as the “Other Mommy Make-Over,” a newly dressed and carefully arranged closet is sure to bring a smile to your face (and...

  • Don’t Forget To Inspect Your Home in the Excitement!

    BY Raul & Mary Beth Viruete

    Finding the right home, your home, can be an exciting time.  So exciting that sometimes home buyers forget some essential steps.  One of those steps is completing your home inspection. Before the sale is closed and the deed transferred, you will n...

  • 5 Tips To Keep Your Home Easily Maintained

    BY Raul & Mary Beth Viruete

    Summer is here and it's time to take a look around your home to see what, if any, preventative maintenance is needed. With this checklist and a couple of weekends you'll feel secure knowing that your home is being well-maintained. 5 Tips To Maintaini...