Tag Archives: Real estate

Understanding Mello-Roos

Many, but not all, new home communities in California are subject to Mello-Roos taxes and the amounts will vary at each new home community.

6 Hidden Costs of Home Ownership – and How to Handle Them

Home Ownerships Hidden Costs They say humans are born with only two fears: the fear of falling and the fear of loud noises. But as we get older, we learn to be afraid of lots of other things, from snakes to radio show hosts on the other end of the political spectrum from ourselves. (I […]

Rancho Santa Fe New Homes… Estancia at Cielo Now Selling

New homes in Rancho Santa Fe Estancia at Cielo. New single story and two stroy homes in Rancho Santa FeEstancia at Cielo recently opened for sale their new home community in Ranch Santa Fe. Located at one of the highest points in the area, Estancia at Cielo boasts some of the most spectacular views in the county. Once you enter through the gates of this exclusive community you will have the feeling you are touring through a Mediterranean hillside village.

17 New Homes in Carlsbad Opening Soon in Olde Carlsbad

Insignia Carlsbad is planning to start sales for their new community of 17 luxury homes in Olde Carlsbad. These new homes in Carlsbad being built by City Ventures will feature both single story and two story homes with 3 to 5 bedrooms and 2 ½ to 4 1/5 bathrooms.Homes will range in size from 2,458 to 4,356 square feet and include 2 to 3 car garages.

New Crest Court – New Homes in Carlsbad

New Crest Court in Carlsbad is preparing to open for sales. This new community of 16 single family homes being built by Davidson Communities will feature 16 one and two story homes ranging from 3,110 to 4,234 square feet. These new homes in Carlsbad will include up to 5 bedrooms and 4½ Bathrooms with 3 car garages. New Crest Court is located off Blackrail Road on a new cul-de-sac street.

Montecina in La Costa Opening Soon – New Homes in La Costa

Construction on the new home models at Montecina in La Costa has been moving swiftly with an opening forthcoming very soon. The new homes at Montecina being built by Taylor Morrison in Carlsbad’s La Costa area will feature 32 detached single family homes including single story and two story homes.

Arterro at La Costa New Homes in Carlsbad Coming Soon.

Arterro at La Costa is currently under construction on the site just north of the La Costa Town Square Development and south of the La Costa Oaks master planned community. It is expected that Arterro at La Costa will open for sales in early 2014. Much of the site work, streets and entry construction is well underway. Davidson Communities will build 63 luxury single family detached homes.

New Homes in Vista Coming Soon – Laurel Pointe

Laurel Point in Vista is a new home community under construction in Vista near the Vista Sports Park on near Bobier Drive and Sports Park Way. With an anticipated opening of early 2014, Laurel point will offer single family detached homes for sale in a gated community. Homes will be single and two story ranging from 2,569 to 3,961 square feet.

1 Channel Island – New Construction Homes in Encinitas Coming Soon

What is the construction on Quail Gardens Dr. and Saxony Road in Encinitas? Shea Homes has broken ground on their new community of new homes at 645 Saxony Road in Encinitas. The new community previously called “Alta” has been named “1 Channel Island” and will consist of 69 new construction single family homes on the […]

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.

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 […]

More Builders Offer a ‘Home Within a Home’

More New Homes Designed for Multigenerational Housing Daily Real Estate News | Wednesday, April 18, 2012 As the number of people living in a household expands, builders are responding and tweaking home designs to meet the growing needs of multigenerational households. In recent years, the number of grown children moving back with their parents and […]

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