Real Estate Market News

March 26, 2014

North County San Diego Real Estate Market and Home Prices March 2014

Trends and Charts of the North County San Diego Real Estate Market North County San Diego Real Estate Market and Home Prices – March 2014 The March 2014 HomeDex™ Report provides February 2014 housing statistics in San Diego County The median price for all North County home sales – attached and  detached remained at $475,000 […]

February 17, 2014

North County San Diego Real Estate Market and Home Prices February 2014

Trends and Charts of the North County San Diego Real Estate Market North County San Diego Real Estate Market and Home Prices – February 2014 The January 2014 HomeDex™ Report provides December 2013 housing statistics in San Diego County The median price for all North County home sales – attached and  detached – decreased to […]

January 20, 2014

North County San Diego Real Estate Market and Home Prices January 2014

Trends and Charts of the North County San Diego Real Estate Market North County San Diego Real Estate Market and Home Prices – January 2014 The January 2014 HomeDex™ Report provides December 2013 housing statistics in San Diego County The median price for all North County home sales – attached and  detached – increased to $478,500 […]

December 17, 2013

North County San Diego Real Estate Market and Home Prices Decemebr 2013

Trends and Charts of the North County San Diego Real Estate Market North County San Diego Real Estate Market and Home Prices – December 2013 The December 2013 HomeDex™ Report provides November 2013 housing statistics in San Diego   The median price for all North County home sales – attached and  detached – decreased to $475,000 […]

November 18, 2013

North County San Diego Real Estate Report and Home Prices Novemebr 2013

Trends and Charts of the North County San Diego Real Estate Market North County San Diego Real Estate Market and Home Prices – November 2013 The November 2013 HomeDex™ Report provides October 2013 housing statistics in San Diego The median price for all North County home sales – attached and detached – decreased to $482,500 in October […]

August 15, 2013

San Diego Real Estate Market Report – August 2013

Trends and Charts of the San Diego Real Estate Market. The August 2013 HomeDex™ Report provides July 2013 housing statistics.   The median price for all North County home sales – attached and  detached – dipped slightly to $494,000 in July 2013 compared to $495,000 in June 2013. Detached homes in North County decreased 0.18 percent in July 2013 to $564,000 compared to $565,000 […]

August 7, 2013

Home Price Increase Expected To Slow

Rapid home price growth across California has called for concerns of yet another housing “bubble” on the horizon. According to the latest C.A.R. data, median price of sold homes jumped almost 32 percent over the last year. While CAR’s median home price measure is affected by the mix of sales, other indicators which measure home […]

May 30, 2013

Rising Mortgage Rates May Spark Buying Frenzy

Rising Mortgage Rates May Spark Buying Frenzy Daily Real Estate News | Thursday, May 30, 2013 Rising mortgage rates are prompting some renters to jump off the fence and consider buying a home, so they don’t miss out. Mortgage rates have seen a sharp rise in recent weeks. Mortgage applications for home purchases have risen […]

April 23, 2013

San Diego Real Estate Market Report – April 2013

Trends and Charts of the San Diego Real Estate Market. The April 2013 HomeDex™ Report provides March 2013 housing statistics. The median price for all North County home sales – attached and  detached – jumped to $448,000 in March 2013 compared to $405,000 in February 2013. Detached homes in North County increased 11.11 percent in March 2013 to $525,000 compared to $472,500 in February 2013. Year-over median […]

March 25, 2013

New Home Communities Planned for North County

So where will the new homes be built in the coming years? It appears that a bulk of the new housing will be built along the I-15 corridor between Escondido and Fallbrook as well as in San Marcos, Carlsbad and rural areas. Two new communities that are under construction which I have talked about before are Harmony Grove Village and La Costa Town Square. Harmony Grove Village being developed by Standard Pacific will bring 742 homes to market as site work continues at the site between San Marcos and Escondido. Also under construction is La Costa Town Square, a mixed use development site will bring 98 new homes to the market in Carlsbad.

February 2, 2013

About 1031 Exchanges

The opportunity to protect hard earned equity in the sale of an investment has been available to consumers since 1921. However, complexities and details of the tax code prevented only the most knowledgeable from using this option. In 1990 the Omnibus Budget Act clarified the process an opened this option to a broader set of […]

December 26, 2012

San Diego Home Values Increase $31.2 Billion in 2012

U.S. Homes Gain $1.3 Trillion in Value During 2012; First Cumulative Value Gain Since 2006 More Than Three-Quarters of Metros Experienced Home Value Gains in 2012 SEATTLE, Dec. 20, 2012 /PRNewswire/ — U.S. homes are expected to gain more than $1.3 trillion in cumulative value in 2012, the first annual gain in more than five […]

December 17, 2012

Why Are Homes Prices Climbing?

What’s Really Driving the Rise in Home Prices? Daily Real Estate News | Tuesday, November 27, 2012 The Wall Street Journal recently cited five significant factors behind the rise in home prices, as numerous markets see significant year-over-year gains. The big price drives are: 1. The rise in housing affordability – which is drawing more […]

November 20, 2012

5 Mistakes Sellers Make in a Hot Market – Part 2

Sometimes, the real estate market can play games with our minds. At the top of the market, home buyers imagine that sellers frolic through fields of cash, rubbing their hands together megalomaniacally as they flip through hundreds of offers, concocting arcane “no brown M&M”-type contract clauses to put the screws to buyers-in-waiting. At the bottom […]