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The Laurels

by Jacque on April 27, 2016

The Laurels in San Marcos, Ca

This special community on the western edge of San Marcos features single family homes of one and two story, two and three car garages built in the mid 1990’s.  There are no HOA fees or Mello Roos in this community which makes it very desirable .  The community surrounds a San Marcos owned and maintained community park with tot lot, grassy areas for picnics and walking dogs.  The homes range from 1900 esf to about 2700 esf, selling between $600,000 and $750,000 depending on the views, lot size, and home size..

The Laurels

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Lake San Marcos 2015 Statistics

by Jacque on February 24, 2016

Lake San Marcos Housing Updates 2015

Lake San Marcos Housing 2016

Lake San Marcos Market Update 2016

Lake San Marcos 2015 Statistics

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Las Brisas Pacificas End of Year Statistics

January 16, 2016

Las Brisas Pacificas Home Sales Statistics Hear are the end of year numbers for Las Brisas Pacificas Home Sales Las Brisas Pacificas End of Year Statistics

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Las Brisas Pacificas Home Sales 2015

January 12, 2016

Yearly Home Sales in Las Brisas Pacificas for 2015 Below are the homes in Las Brisas Pacificas in San Marcos, CA that have sold in 2015. This information is from Sandicor, Inc and show a  list of properties listed ansd sold during 2015 by various Real Estate Brokers.    Information is deemed accurate, but not […]

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HERO Financing Program

August 31, 2015

Hero Financing Program I recently used the California Hero Financing Program for updating a property with energy efficient roof and windows that I planned to sell. The loan is based on equity in your home (rental or owner occupied) and attaches to the property taxes so it can be paid off at sale or kept […]

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Las Brisas Pacificas Homes for Sale

February 7, 2015

Las Brisas Pacificas Homes for Sale Below are homes that are currently available . If you would like information or photos on any of these homes, please email me for the property sheet including pictures. This information is from Sandicor, Inc and show a partial list of properties listed by various Real Estate Brokers.  If your property is […]

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Lake San Marcos Home Sales Statistics

January 27, 2015

Year over Year Home Sales Statistics in Lake San Marcos Year over year home sales statistics have been calculated since 2006 before the housing market crash of 2008.  As you see we are slowly coming back although we are not there yet. Lake San Marcos Home Sales Statistics

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North San Diego Housing Market

August 22, 2010

North San Diego Housing Market Statistics The following video updates the current market conditions for the first half of 2010 http://www.nsdcar.com/video/brownreport/index.php North San Diego Housing Market

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Mortgage Rates

May 24, 2010

Mortgage Rates get Surprise Boost from Europe Crisis The financial turmoil in Europe is providing an unexpected windfall for American home buyers, as international money seeking a safe haven is flowing into the U.S., pushing domestic mortgage rates to the lowest levels of the year and back near 50-year lows. Mortgage Rates Decline Mortgage Rates

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What are Mello Roos?

April 23, 2010

What are Mello Roos? In a nutshell, they are the costs of the roads, sewer system, and other infrastructure needed to build new neighborhoods. Instead of passing the costs onto the 1st homebuyer in the form of purchase price, they are spread out over a period of time, usually 25-35 years and appear on the […]

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How do you buy a timeshare cheap?

April 17, 2010

How do you buy a timeshare cheap? Buy them from the County Tax Collector!  The San Diego County Tax Collector has 80 timeshares it is auctioning off between April 24th and April 27th for unpaid taxes.  Some have starting bids of $1000. Do your own investigations but this may be a good opportunity to own […]

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How Not to Sell Your Home

April 13, 2010

How Not to Sell Your Home in North San Diego! 1.  Hiring a Realtor that no other Realtors want to do business with!  This is one most sellers don’t even consider.  Buyer’s agents know who the “good” listing agents are and who’s listings they don’t want to show because they know that paperwork won’t be handled timely or properly, ethics […]

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