San Diego Real Estate Blog

  • Best Home Buying Apps

    BY Raul & Mary Beth Viruete

    The process of buying a home continues to change as more technology is developed. There are countless apps that buyers can use to search for a home, shop around for a mortgage, or explore a new neighborhood. So how do you know which apps are the be...

  • New Year’s Resolutions for Buyers and Sellers

    BY Raul & Mary Beth Viruete

    The New Year brings a fresh start and the opportunity to set goals and intentions for the coming months. If you’re going to be buying or selling a home in 2018, now is the time to strategize. Here are some New Year’s resolutions that will help ...

  • Average Life Span of Home Appliances

    BY Raul & Mary Beth Viruete

    Is it time to replace your furnace? While that question may not be at the top of your mind this holiday season, it matters if you’re buying or selling a home. Even though most major home appliances are a serious investment, the truth is that they...

  • Moving During the Holidays

    BY Raul & Mary Beth Viruete

    December is a busy month for most people. But when you throw moving into a new home into the mix, it can be downright hectic! So what do you do if you find yourself packing boxes during the holiday season? Follow these tips to ensure that your sanity...

  • Will Hygge Sell Your Home?

    BY Raul & Mary Beth Viruete

    Have you heard about hygge? It’s the Danish concept of creating warmth and enjoying everyday life, and it’s been a huge trend in home design this year. It’s especially popular during the cold, winter months where a little extra coziness is in...

  • Holiday Gifts for First Time Homebuyers

    BY Raul & Mary Beth Viruete

    Do you have any first time homebuyers on your holiday gift list this year? Show them how much you care and celebrate their big achievement by giving them something perfect for their new home. Here’s our list of some of the best gifts to buy your fa...

  • What To Do When Your Home Sale Falls Through

    BY Raul & Mary Beth Viruete

    Having your home sale fall through can be extremely disappointing. After months of preparing, accepting an offer and having your house under contract, it can be crushing to see the deal crumble in escrow. And a recent report from Trulia reveals that ...

  • Best Books About Home Buying And Selling

    BY Raul & Mary Beth Viruete

    It never hurts to load up on information, especially when you’re preparing to enter the real estate market. And while there’s tons of information online to get educated about buying and selling real estate, sometimes you may want to go deeper a...

  • Avoid These Red Flags When Buying a Home

    BY Raul & Mary Beth Viruete

    Purchasing a home is one of the biggest financial transactions you’ll make in your lifetime. It’s important that serious buyers do their due diligence before making any commitments on a home. If you’re buying, there are several warning signs ...

  • Get Ready to Buy in 2018

    BY Raul & Mary Beth Viruete

    Is 2018 the year you’ll finally realize your dream of buying a home? If you’d like to make that dream a reality, start planning now so you’ll be ready in the New Year. Here’s what you need to do to set yourself up for your 2018 home purchase....