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Organic Organizing

Organic Organizing

Organic — denoting a relation between elements of something such that they fit together harmoniously as necessary parts of a whole. — characterized… Read more ⇢
Holiday Decoration Safety

Holiday Decoration Safety

Each year, fire departments across the country respond to home and structure fires caused by holiday decorations. In a study by the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA)… Read more ⇢
Homes & Condos Sold in Santa Cruz and Live Oak (1/10-2/10)

Homes & Condos Sold in Santa Cruz and Live Oak (1/10-2/10)

Homes Sold in Santa Cruz and Live Oak (1/10-2/10) Address, Price, # Beds, # Baths, Sq Ft 3 ROCKVIEW DR.      $3,450,000 3 3 2,400 1110 WEST CLIFF DR. Read more ⇢
Sell or Update Your Aptos Home?

Sell or Update Your Aptos Home?

Are you thinking about selling your Aptos home? According to the July 2013 National Housing Survey conducted by Fannie Mae, 74%… Read more ⇢
Mortgage Rates Make Your Santa Cruz Home Buying Easier

Mortgage Rates Make Your Santa Cruz Home Buying Easier

The average fixed mortgage rate dropped again last week, according to the Primary Mortgage Market Survey® (PMMS®), providing more buying power and incentive if you are seeking to buy your… Read more ⇢
How low home appraisals are hurting Santa Cruz real estate

How low home appraisals are hurting Santa Cruz real estate

TODAY’s real estate expert Barbara Corcoran explains how low home appraisals are causing frustration and disappointment for Santa Cruz buyers and sellers and she offers advice about how to avoid them. Read more ⇢
Mortgage Rates Drop -Time to Buy or Sell Your Capitola Home?

Mortgage Rates Drop -Time to Buy or Sell Your Capitola Home?

If you were worried about the effect current mortgage interest rates may have had on your Capitola home for sale, you may be feeling a little better this week. As… Read more ⇢
Three Santa Cruz homes sold for $1.5 million or more in one day, a rarity

Three Santa Cruz homes sold for $1.5 million or more in one day, a rarity

By Jondi Gumz Santa Cruz Sentinel 07/26/2013 SANTA CRUZ — Something statistically unusual in real estate popped up for the first time this year: Three homes in Santa Cruz… Read more ⇢
5 Ways To Help Keep Your Santa Cruz Home Safe While on Vacation

5 Ways To Help Keep Your Santa Cruz Home Safe While on Vacation

Summer is definitely here and vacation plans may have you planning on leaving your Santa Cruz home in the very near future. Don’t forget to take a few preventative measures… Read more ⇢
5 Tips To Keep Your Aptos Home Easily Maintained

5 Tips To Keep Your Aptos Home Easily Maintained

Summer is here and it’s time to take a look around your home to see what, if any, preventative maintenance is needed. With this checklist and a couple of weekends… Read more ⇢
Pending Home Sales Up in Santa Cruz County

Pending Home Sales Up in Santa Cruz County

by Walter Molony NAR   Pending home sales rose in January, and have been above year-ago levels for the past 21 months, according to the National Association of Realtors®. There… Read more ⇢
Santa Cruz County Homebuyers Should Jump At Prices and Mortgage Rates

Santa Cruz County Homebuyers Should Jump At Prices and Mortgage Rates

Santa Cruz County home-buyers should jump at prices and mortgage rates. Now is the time  to buy with low mortgage rates and still reasonable home prices. Mortgage Rates Currently,… Read more ⇢
Ten Predictions for Santa Cruz Housing in 2013

Ten Predictions for Santa Cruz Housing in 2013

Source: RE/MAX The new year could be the best year in Santa Cruz area real estate in years, but the housing recovery still remains fragile and challenges remain, says Dave… Read more ⇢
Watching The Big Game In Your Santa Cruz Home

Watching The Big Game In Your Santa Cruz Home

The Super Bowl is almost here. Have you planned for a party in your home to watch the the San Francisco 49ers beat up on the Baltimore Ravens? According… Read more ⇢
2013 and Aptos Home Values – What Lies Ahead

2013 and Aptos Home Values – What Lies Ahead

Have you been wondering what changes and developments in the 2013 Aptos housing market will mean for Aptos home values? If so, you’re not alone. A series of  predictions… Read more ⇢

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