Selling Your Home: Approvals, Inspections, Appraisals, and Closing!

Once you have accepted an offer on your home, there are still a few hoops to jump through.

If you are selling on a short sale, the next step is your lender’s approval. As your agent, I’ll help you …

Selling Your Home Quickly – Tips for When Your Home is on the Market

Once you’ve got the home on the market, your life is going to change.

There’s an old saying: “You don’t sell a house the same way you live in a house,” and it is very true.

From now until you …

Four Good Reasons NOT to Visit with Buyers!

You’re a friendly person – but when you’re selling your house it’s time to be a bit stand-offish.

If at all possible, you shouldn’t even meet the people who come to view your house –  even after they’ve submitted an …

Selling Your Home: A Cautionary Note

Today’s message may not apply to you – but then again it might.

Often we have objects attached to our homes that have sentimental value – and we have no intention of leaving them behind.

This might include a chandelier …

If You Owe More Than Your Home’s Current Market Value…

Today, owing more than a home’s current market value is common. In fact, according to a study by CoreLogic, 23.1% of all residential mortgages had negative equity in March 2011. That’s 11.1 million homes – and 11.1 million homeowners wondering …

Preparing to Sell – Curb Appeal Can Make or Break a Home Sale

The first impression potential buyers get when they drive up in front of a house sets the tone for the entire showing – and actually affects what they’ll see when they go inside.

If the exterior is well maintained and …

Relocating to san diego? Need help finding the right neighborhood for your family?

Are you about to relocate to San Diego? It’s always exciting to start a new job in a new city, but moving your household to a new city can provide a litte bit of headache. Here at Andrew Arroyo we …

Selling Your Home? You Must De-Clutter the Space

Presenting Your Home For a Quick Sale – De-cluttering

De-cluttering should be the first step in getting the interior of your house “show-ready.” 

Your aim will be to create a warm, inviting atmosphere that has been de-personalized, so that other …

Moving: Can’t Decide if You Should Stay or Sell Your Home?

Making the decision to uproot your family and move can be difficult, especially when the real estate market is in turmoil.

If you purchased your home before the boom, you may be looking at the profit you might have made …

Best Locations – San Diego Fireworks

San Diego Fireworks

Big Bay Boom – July 4th
Location: Multiple Locations around San Diego’s Bay
Time: 9:00 PM
The largest San Diego County display is launched from four barges placed around North San Diego Bay.  Visible from Shelter Island,