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Core factors about todays Real Estate market
Posted Sat, Sep 7th 2019 2:30 pm
Here is a couple of "tidbits" about today's San Diego residential Real Estate market... lately there has been a lot of Up, Down, Horizontal and Sideways "activity" in regard...

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Saving for DOWN PAYMENT on a Home
Posted Fri, Jun 14th 2019 7:15 am
Saving for Down Payment First of all you need to establish a “plan”, stick to it and discipline yourself in regards to putting an “end” to unnecessary expenditures. Sure ...

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When is the Best time to SELL your home or BUY a Home?
Posted Fri, May 31st 2019 2:45 am
When is the best time to sell your home? I guarantee you that you will hear that "this" is a good time or "that" is a good time and in addition something to the matter like "during...

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Home roof replacement in your near future?
Posted Thu, May 16th 2019 11:15 pm
Here is what is said about many homeowners who are about to replace the roof of their home ⇒ the Light Reflectance Value (LRV) will initially not be all that important to th...

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Home Sellers and Buyers - Wanted
Posted Sun, Apr 28th 2019 4:30 pm
That's right !... currently the Real Estate industry wants more Sellers and Buyers to take that Leap-of-Faith and jump into the "next step" that will change your life. As...

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4 HOME SALES - Realty... All San Diego
Posted Wed, Mar 13th 2019 3:15 am
4 Home Sales - Realty : all San Diego Make it a point to contact Oscar Castillo (Broker of record) so that he may consult you and guide you through the Selling of your home...

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Should I Buy a House with a Swimming Pool ?
Posted Wed, Feb 27th 2019 3:15 am
Should I buy a house with a swimming pool? A very important thing you might want to ask yourself is “am I going to use the pool frequently?” … please don’t get me wrong...

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Pricing Showdown - Between Home Buyers and Sellers
Posted Fri, Feb 8th 2019 2:15 pm
Current market price of homes have reached a "showdown" between the Seller's and Buyer's.  I'm calling it a "showdown" because what is meant is that home prices appear to ha...

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Will Lowering Mortgage Rates bring out Buyers?
Posted Fri, Jan 25th 2019 6:45 pm
Will lowering Mortgage Rates bring out buyers? I get asked this question a lot lately. My answer is: Of course lower mortgage rates will "bring-out" buyers, more-so than ke...

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Selling my home - do I owe Capital Gains Tax ?
Posted Fri, Mar 16th 2018 11:30 am
Upon selling my home, do I owe any Capital Gains Tax? You may be in a situation where you may owe none at all…this because (1) if there is a loss on the sale, then there ...

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Know the Temperature of your Home !
Posted Tue, Feb 27th 2018 1:10 pm
When I say "know the temperature of your home", what I mean is that in Real Estate your home is either cold, warm or hot - this in regards to a quick or slow dragging of...

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Fall in LOVE - with your Front Doors again.
Posted Wed, Feb 14th 2018 2:30 am
Wood Front Doors need your "Love" also ! Are your front doors and/or door showing drastic signs of being highly weathered and the topcoat/finish is cracking, peeling or h...

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"Dress Up" your Slope - Hillside
Posted Wed, Jan 31st 2018 9:25 am
Great ground cover on slopes on your property are dual purposed. One is the beauty of the plants and the other purpose is that it helps in the prevention of any dirt and water...

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Street Potholes - do affect the value of your home.
Posted Thu, Jan 18th 2018 2:05 pm
                If you live in a neighborhood where asphalt street maintenance appears to not be a priority of your City Street Department, this could be costly to you as a h...

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Baking Soda - many uses at home.
Posted Sun, Dec 31st 2017 9:15 am
Have some baking soda around your home? Many household surveys state that baking soda is a great product to have at home because it can be utilized for many household purpos...

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Flood Insurance - Myths and Facts
Posted Fri, Dec 15th 2017 7:20 am
It is easy to say “I do not need flood insurance” because my house is not in a flood zone or that you have been told that I (homeowner) cannot get flood insurance because of...

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Supplemental Property Tax Bill
Posted Thu, Nov 30th 2017 8:45 am
OK so you bought a house, you are all settled-in and then a couple of weeks later you receive in the mail a “Supplemental Property Tax Bill”. Your first words that come out pr...

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Electrical Power Distribution - Residential
Posted Wed, Nov 15th 2017 8:15 am
The following is a condensed version of how electricity is generated and how electricity travels through the various stages of the power-distribution-grid. Ultimately the electr...

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Backflow Preventers
Posted Tue, Oct 31st 2017 4:15 pm
Ever see one of the above pictured beauties alongside a road or on the side of a home?  They come in various sizes depending on the amount of water flow that they are meant to...

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Homestead vs. Homestead Exemption
Posted Sun, Oct 15th 2017 3:30 am
A “Homestead” simply means a person's primary residence which encompasses the house, the land, and any outbuildings (ie: sheds, a barn, workshop and/or a detached garage) that...

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Search The MLS Get Green Market Value

Posted By Oscar Castillo on Sat, Sep 7th 2019 2:30 pm
Core factors about todays Real Estate market

Here is a couple of "tidbits" about today's San Diego residential Real Estate market... lately there has been a lot of Up, Down, Horizontal and Sideways "activity" in regard...Read More

Posted By Oscar Castillo on Fri, Jun 14th 2019 7:15 am
Saving for DOWN PAYMENT on a Home

Saving for Down Payment First of all you need to establish a “plan”, stick to it and discipline yourself in regards to putting an “end” to unnecessary expenditures. Sure ...Read More

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