What is a Home Appraisal?

Posted by Katie Bengtson // July 27, 2016

Whether you are buying a house or selling a house, you are most likely not focusing your thoughts on the home’s appraisal. When you’re about to buy a home, you’re thinking “Will I be able to fit all my kitchenware into these cabinets?” or “Which room should our home office be in?” When you are […]

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Beware of Lead-Based Paint

Posted by Katie Bengtson // July 20, 2016

Did you know that most houses built before 1978 are painted both inside and out with paint that contains lead? If you live in a house or are considering purchasing a house that was built before 1978, you should definitely get it tested for lead based paint. Why? Lead is a toxic metal that can […]

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Real Estate Photography Tips

Posted by Katie Bengtson // July 13, 2016

Having professional quality photos of your home will instantly increase the value of your home and the interest of potential buyers. As time goes by, our world is becoming more and more technological. Since most things are internet based now, including real estate research and transactions, it is important to appeal to the masses by […]

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Real Estate Agents Murrieta CA

Posted by Katie Bengtson // July 6, 2016

Are you looking for real estate agents Murrieta CA? If you are, then you’re probably trying to sell your home in Murrieta! Most people go straight to the traditional method of selling their home (through a real estate agent), but that’s because they aren’t aware that there is another way. Did you know that if you […]

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How to Successfully Market Your Home to a Foreign Homebuyer

Posted by Katie Bengtson // June 29, 2016

Sometimes the home selling process is difficult. You feel like you’ve done everything… Staging, holding regular open houses, putting up ads on the internet, actively post on social media sites, etc. and for some reason the dang thing just won’t sell! But have you thought about casting a wider marketing net? Maybe your perfect buyer […]

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How to Keep Cool This Summer Without Breaking the Bank!

Posted by Katie Bengtson // June 22, 2016

You know the disgusting feeling that you get when you walk out the front door after just taking a shower and you’re already sweating bullets? HEAT WAVE! Ohhh no. What do you do? Crank up the AC? Thaaaaat might not be the most economical or eco-sensitive solution. So, when the sun is beating down this […]

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5 Tips When Planning to Invest in Income Properties

Posted by Kendal Bengtson // June 15, 2016

So, you’ve decided to test the real estate investment waters—very exciting!  Purchasing an income property is one of the most secure investments you can make with your money.  Why?  Because it is a physical asset that appreciates over time.  Not only that, but if you purchase and plan properly, making sure the investment cash flows […]

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Finding Your Home Sweet Home

Posted by Katie Bengtson // June 8, 2016

House hunting is an exciting process but can also be overwhelming if you don’t take the time to identify exactly what you want and need in the place that you want to call “Home Sweet Home”. Before you visit another open house, sit down and ask yourself these questions… What can we afford? Take some time […]

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Keep My Home California

Posted by Katie Bengtson // June 1, 2016

Are you thinking, I really need to keep my home California? If you are, it probably means you are behind on your mortgage payments and are looking for a solution. We’re here to help! Of course, the first priority is to try and keep your home. We will provide some words of wisdom so that […]

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What is Title Insurance?

Posted by Ric Bengtson // May 25, 2016

“Title” is your right of ownership in real estate, protected by the law.  It is evidence that you are in lawful possession of the property.  It is a collection of all the elements that constitute your legal right to own, possess, use, control, enjoy and dispose of your property.  You may take title in a […]

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