Blog

Quote for the Day

March 23, 2020

Your task is not to seek for love, but merely to seek and find all barriers within yourself that you have built against it. -Rumi


Read More >>

5 Trending Landscape Design Ideas That Will Give You the Best Yard on the Block

March 20, 2020

Give your outdoor space the 2020 refresh it deserves. By Lauren Phillips  The concept of spending time outdoors on a daily basis is getting more and more popular, and people are paying more attention to the quality of their landscape design ideas and outdoor spaces, whether they’re patios, porches, rooftops, or traditional yards and gardens. The […]


Read More >>

How to Find the Best Mortgage Rates in 2020

March 19, 2020

The national average mortgage rate on a 30-year fixed mortgage is 3.94%. Depending on your credit score, loan term, and location, you can find the best mortgage rate available in today’s market here. Mortgage Rate Comparison Tool   The Best Mortgage Rates of 2020 Rocket Mortgage by Quicken Loans— Best for online loan applications New American Funding— […]


Read More >>

60 SMALL (BUT MIGHTY) KITCHENS TO STEAL INSPIRATION FROM

March 18, 2020

Being short on square footage should never inhibit your kitchen’s design potential. Whether you’re working with hundreds of square feet or just a dozen or two, getting your cooking space into tip-top shape—both aesthetically and functionally—is just a few creative ideas away from being a reality. Below, see how these gorgeous homes used small kitchen […]


Read More >>

Where is the East Bay Real Estate Market Headed in 2020?

March 17, 2020

It’s almost 2020, time to dust off our crystal ball and gaze into the future of the East Bay real estate market. Will the new year be a good time to sell a house? Can you finally afford to buy that starter home? Should you invest in a rental property? The good news: As we […]


Read More >>

Quote for the Day

March 16, 2020

Forgive Others, Not Because They Deserve Forgiveness, But Because You Deserve Peace.


Read More >>

20 BRILLIANT LANDSCAPING IDEAS FOR A LOW-MAINTENANCE YARD

March 13, 2020

It goes without saying that the less garden you have to tend to, the lower maintenance there will be and there’s a ton of clever options when it comes to landscaping ideas to achieve this. Who has time for pruning, weeding, and watering? If a garden needing little to no care is your dream and […]


Read More >>

Beautiful Exterior Home Design Trends

March 11, 2020

Over the last few months of traveling to different cities in the U.S. touring parade homes, meeting with builders and walking through new communities/developments, I can’t tell you how excited I am to share with you some of the beautiful exterior home design trends that I have been seeing in new construction. Whether you have […]


Read More >>

Timing the East Bay Real Estate Market

March 10, 2020

To determine the best time to sell, you can’t really time the market, but you should use it as your guide. By Janis Mara PHOTO BY TERESA J. CLEVELAND We’ve all heard stories of lucky folks who sold their homes just as the real estate market crested, or bought when prices were at rock bottom. […]


Read More >>

Wow! Mortgage Rates Reach Lowest Level in Almost 50 Years

March 9, 2020

Mortgage rates have dropped to the lowest level in 50 years, enticing homeowners and home buyers to take advantage of record-level savings. Judy Dutton, provided by  Published 8:58 am PST, Thursday, March 5, 2020 Photo: Mikolette/Getty Images Mortgage rates have just dropped to the lowest level in almost 50 years, compelling both homeowners and home buyers to […]


Read More >>
Top