August 7th, 2023 at 11:00 am
So, you’ve found the home of your dreams. You obtained a preapproval letter from a mortgage lender. The seller has accepted your offer. You’re excited to enjoy the benefits of owning your own home. You’re practically home-free, right?
Not so fast. There’s still one step left in the homebuying process: escrow.(more…)
August 1st, 2023 at 11:05 am
We are proud to announce our San Diego based agents and teams earned top placements in this year’s San Diego Business Journal’s Top Real Estate Agent Report, among all residential real estate agents in the county.(more…)
July 31st, 2023 at 11:30 am
In a move signifying his belief in the company’s values and brand reputation, Scott Brown has joined Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices California Properties to work as the Director of Agent Growth & Development and an expanded role as a Co-Director of our Commercial Division. As a sales manager of Compass, Scott was integral to its national expansion. He will be working alongside our senior leadership to help grow our footprint, and to provide exceptional insight and support to our 2,500 agents.(more…)
July 19th, 2023 at 4:00 pm
If you’re selling a home, choosing your real estate agent is an important decision. The agent you should work with is one that both understands your goals and objectives and also sees the importance of meeting your needs. Your agent is the key to a successful real estate experience. Choosing the right agent doesn’t have to be a painful experience, but it should involve some questions.
Start the process by asking your friends, family, and coworkers for recommendations. Look at agent reviews on websites like Yelp to see what others are saying. When you’ve narrowed down your list, select two to five agents to meet with for a preliminary interview.
Once you’ve selected a few agents, it’s time to start the interview process. Avoid real estate agents that promise unrealistic attainable suggestions. For example, don’t hire the agent that gives you the highest list price, just because he or she gave you the highest price. Instead, use these questions as a guide to helping you find the most compatible real estate agent.(more…)