August 14th, 2020 at 11:00 am
When you picture a home with a courtyard, you likely imagine a sprawling estate surrounded by acres of lush greenery with its private, spacious courtyard nestled right in the center or at the entrance. That dream of having a home with a courtyard may feel unattainable, but the truth is that courtyards come in all shapes, sizes, and price points. (more…)
August 12th, 2020 at 2:00 pm
Whether by choice or necessity, millions of parents have suddenly been thrown into the unknown world of homeschooling. And, for parents who work full-time or part-time, the idea of balancing it all can seem a little daunting, if not impossible. Even though this new experience will be challenging, it can also be memorable and rewarding for you and your child/children if you’re armed with the right resources and determination.
Below, we have some tips on how to navigate this new phase of your child’s education. Take note: you may need to use more patience and flexibility, plus find ways to be creative, and even use humor. With a few deep breaths and plenty of preparation, we are sure you will be able to turn this unexpected new way of life into a fun and productive adventure.
August 12th, 2020 at 11:00 am
After years of enjoying your home and your neighborhood, you’ve decided to make a change. Maybe your growing family needs a little more room to blossom. Maybe you’ve had your eye on upgrading to a new home. Or maybe it’s just time for the next chapter in your life.
Before you can turn the page on your home selling journey, you’ll need to strategize how you sell your home and, most importantly, factor in the costs associated with selling a house. Our California real estate agents are here to help you through every step of the home selling process. (more…)
August 7th, 2020 at 11:00 am
Living in California, surrounded by gorgeous landscapes and ocean views, certainly has its perks. When you live such a short drive from the ocean and mountains, it’s easy to get outside and explore. One perk you may not have thought of, though, are all the hiking trails that can be found in Southern California, whether inland or near the ocean.
Living close to hiking trails not only benefits your physical and mental health when you regularly use them, it can also be a positive when considering your home’s value. Potential buyers will love the idea of taking just a few steps to get to the start of their favorite trail.
So, ditch your pricey gym, get outside, and take advantage of everything that Mother Nature has to offer! Below are three homes located near fabulous hiking trails. Plus, take a look at some of our favorite Southern California hikes.