CAYUCOS CA – BEST BEACH – WARM WEATHER – DOG-FRIENDLY

CAYUCOS CA – BEST BEACH – WARM WEATHER – DOG-FRIENDLY

CAYUCOS CA – BEST BEACH – WARM WEATHER – DOG-FRIENDLY Cayucos CA, is a located on a long sandy beach next to the Pacific Ocean. Surrounded Morro Bay to the south and Cambria to the North. Past the Estero Bluffs State Park and the Abalone Farm you will find mass inaccessible steep hills and cliffs.Read more about CAYUCOS CA – BEST BEACH – WARM WEATHER – DOG-FRIENDLY[…]

Morro Bay CA – Beach Town – Sandy Beaches

Morro Bay CA – Beach Town – Sandy Beaches

Morro Bay CA – Beach Town – Sandy Beaches Morro Bay CA is a wonderful older beach town on the northern coast of San Luis Obispo County. Morro Bay CA is wedged between Los Osos to the South and Cayucos to the North. The Bay is located on the Southern part of town and sharedRead more about Morro Bay CA – Beach Town – Sandy Beaches[…]

SAN LUIS OBISPO (SLO) CALIFORNIA – “THE HAPPIEST CITY IN AMERICA”

SAN LUIS OBISPO (SLO) CALIFORNIA – “THE HAPPIEST CITY IN AMERICA”

San Luis Obispo (SLO) on California’s central coast owns the reputation of being, “The Happiest City in America,” thanks to Oprah Winfrey. San Luis Obispo is sandwiched between pristine coastline, emerald hill sides, and scenic mountains, and located half way between San Francisco and Los Angeles.  SLO has become a haven for weekend tourists seekingRead more about SAN LUIS OBISPO (SLO) CALIFORNIA – “THE HAPPIEST CITY IN AMERICA”[…]

LOS OSOS CALIFORNIA – “THE BEAR” – GATEWAY TO MONTAÑA DE ORO STATE PARK

LOS OSOS CALIFORNIA – “THE BEAR” – GATEWAY TO MONTAÑA DE ORO STATE PARK

Affectionately known as, “The Bear,” Los Osos California is located south of the city of Morro Bay, on or near the hills overlooking the Pacific Ocean. Most of Los Osos California borders Morro Bay State Marine Reserve and the Morro Bay. On the border to the South of Los Osos California you will find oneRead more about LOS OSOS CALIFORNIA – “THE BEAR” – GATEWAY TO MONTAÑA DE ORO STATE PARK[…]

OCEANO CALIFORNIA; FAMOUS FOR ITS SANDY BEACH YOU CAN DRIVE ON

OCEANO CALIFORNIA; FAMOUS FOR ITS SANDY BEACH YOU CAN DRIVE ON

Oceano California has a Sandy Beach You Can Drive On – Oceano is one the “Five Cities” bordering: Arroyo Grande, Grover Beach, and Nipomo and on the West, the Pacific Ocean, making Oceano the longest sandy beach on the Central Coast. ABOUT OCEANO CALIFORNIA Oceano is the gateway to Oceano Dunes State Vehicular Recreation Area, where there areRead more about OCEANO CALIFORNIA; FAMOUS FOR ITS SANDY BEACH YOU CAN DRIVE ON[…]

NIPOMO CALIFORNIA HISTORIC VILLAGE WITH THE BEST CLIMATE IN THE NATION

NIPOMO CALIFORNIA HISTORIC VILLAGE WITH THE BEST CLIMATE IN THE NATION

Nipomo California Historic Village; Nipomo is a pleasant historic village located between Santa Maria and the Arroyo Grande/Nipomo Mesa. Nipomo is the gateway to the California State Park, Oso Flaco Lake, with a walking trial to the Guadalupe-Nipomo Dunes. The park is one of the most beautiful areas on the Central Coast—a must see forRead more about NIPOMO CALIFORNIA HISTORIC VILLAGE WITH THE BEST CLIMATE IN THE NATION[…]

ONLINE REBATES $10 & 15% CASH BACK AT EBATES OR MR. REBATES

ONLINE REBATES $10 & 15% CASH BACK AT EBATES OR MR. REBATES

If you shop online or do a lot of home improvements, you know how expensive it can be.  I found two great sites for online rebates at hardware stores and almost any online store you can think of. LINK TO GET UP TO 15% REBATES AND $10 BONUS AT EBATES The Best Online Rebates SiteRead more about ONLINE REBATES $10 & 15% CASH BACK AT EBATES OR MR. REBATES[…]

Grover Beach Historical Beach Town – Built in the 1800’s

Grover Beach Historical Beach Town – Built in the 1800’s

Grover Beach Historical Beach Town  is a small funky beach town located between Pismo Beach, Arroyo Grande and Oceano and is part of the five cities. Located near the beach and originally promoted in 1887 as, “the place where the tide lands and the rails meet.” About the Cities Name Grover Beach was originally calledRead more about Grover Beach Historical Beach Town – Built in the 1800’s[…]

AVILA BEACH-CALIFORNIA’S HIDDEN SECRET

AVILA BEACH-CALIFORNIA’S HIDDEN SECRET

AVILA BEACH CALIFORNIA’S HIDDEN SECRET – Avila Beach, California is clearly the nicest place on earth to live. The main reason is the amazing, almost perfect weather. Homes are located on or near the Pacific Ocean.  Unlike other coastal communities, there is very little fog. Temperatures tend to be warmer as Avila Beach is located inRead more about AVILA BEACH-CALIFORNIA’S HIDDEN SECRET[…]

PISMO BEACH NOT YOUR TYPICAL BEACH TOWN

PISMO BEACH NOT YOUR TYPICAL BEACH TOWN

Pismo Beach Town  is not your beach town of the five beach towns on the Central Coast with a pristine sandy beach and is internationally known. Pismo Beach is comprised of four different areas which include: 1.  The Pismo Beach Corridor, located by the pier attracting thousands of tourists all year round. There are severalRead more about PISMO BEACH NOT YOUR TYPICAL BEACH TOWN[…]

ARROYO GRANDE WONDERFUL SMALL TOWN ON THE CENTRAL COAST

ARROYO GRANDE WONDERFUL SMALL TOWN ON THE CENTRAL COAST

Arroyo Grande Wonderful Small Town Central Coast of CA which is centrally located, about ten minutes from downtown San Luis Obispo (SLO), getting to work or college is just a short drive. AG is also close to several other amenities such as, the Pacific Ocean with the Pismo / Oceano dunes for ATV riding andRead more about ARROYO GRANDE WONDERFUL SMALL TOWN ON THE CENTRAL COAST[…]

TOP 14 CENTRAL COAST CITIES BY DAVID NORWOOD

TOP 14 CENTRAL COAST CITIES BY DAVID NORWOOD

Top 14 Central Coast Cities-David Norwood – In the next few weeks and months, I am planning on writing about all of the Cities on the Central Coast of California. I will be providing information on entertainment,  housing, beaches, services weather and everything specific to that specific city. I will be writing about  San Luis Obispo County’s 14 Top CentralRead more about TOP 14 CENTRAL COAST CITIES BY DAVID NORWOOD[…]

IF INTEREST RATES GO UP, DO HOME PRICES GO DOWN?

IF INTEREST RATES GO UP, DO HOME PRICES GO DOWN?

How does Interest Rates Affect home prices? Contrary to popular belief, it is statically NOT true if the Fed increases interest rates, home prices will come down. It IS true, if interest rates are increased home prices will go UP. In August 2014, Dr. Steve Sjuggerud from Stansberry and Assoc. Investment Research wrote, “Housing risesRead more about IF INTEREST RATES GO UP, DO HOME PRICES GO DOWN?[…]

HOW TO SAVE 30 PERCENT ON YOUR HOME UTILITIES – GAS AND ELECTRIC CARE PROGRAMS

HOW TO SAVE 30 PERCENT ON YOUR HOME UTILITIES – GAS AND ELECTRIC CARE PROGRAMS

SAVE MONEY HOME UTILITIES – 30 PERCENT  – GAS AND ELECTRIC CARE PROGRAMS If you are a first time home buyer, retired, work for minimum wage or a student, most likely will qualify for the CARE programs offered by Southern California Gas Company, Pacific Gas and Electric (PG&E), and Southern California Edison. All three utilityRead more about HOW TO SAVE 30 PERCENT ON YOUR HOME UTILITIES – GAS AND ELECTRIC CARE PROGRAMS[…]

HOW LONG OR HOW MANY YEARS AFTER A SHORT SALE CAN I BUY A HOME?

HOW LONG OR HOW MANY YEARS AFTER A SHORT SALE CAN I BUY A HOME?

I have been asked several times ; What is the Short Sale Wait Time that I can buy another home? The answer to this question varies depending on the loan program a buyer is looking at.  Most buyers who have past credit problems rely on FHA loans as their fastest track back to home ownership. ThisRead more about HOW LONG OR HOW MANY YEARS AFTER A SHORT SALE CAN I BUY A HOME?[…]

WHAT IS A SHORT SALE? – DEFINITION

WHAT IS A SHORT SALE? – DEFINITION

Short Sale explained – A short sale is a sale of real estate in which the sale proceeds fall short of the balance owed on the property’s loan.  It often occurs when a borrower cannot pay the mortgage loan on their property, but the lender decides that selling the property at a moderate loss is betterRead more about WHAT IS A SHORT SALE? – DEFINITION[…]

WHAT IS A FORECLOSURE REO?

WHAT IS A FORECLOSURE REO?

DEFINITION FORECLOSURE REO  REO is one of the oddest acronyms used by the real estate industry.  The Definition Foreclosure REO is REAL ESTATE OWNED.  The term is used to define property that was foreclosed by a financial intuition.   A foreclosure occurs when the property owner fails to meet the terms of the loan. In short, theRead more about WHAT IS A FORECLOSURE REO?[…]

FOUR HOME SELLING MISSTATES

FOUR HOME SELLING MISSTATES

FOUR HOME SELLING MISSTATES I have seen several homes over the years that I have been working in the real estate business. I am often  surprised to see absolutely no effort made when sellers have their home listed for sale.   I can write about this for hours, but here are four mistakes I have seen several times.Read more about FOUR HOME SELLING MISSTATES[…]

FIVE REASON TO GOOGLE ADDRESSES WHEN SELLING OR BUYING A HOME

FIVE REASON TO GOOGLE ADDRESSES WHEN SELLING OR BUYING A HOME

There are several reasons to Google Home Addresses, and if you are selling your home or looking for a home it is essential. GOOGLE HOME ADDRESSES For many, it is common to search the internet to find products or services, but it is less common to search or Google home addresses. Homeowners will benefit fromRead more about FIVE REASON TO GOOGLE ADDRESSES WHEN SELLING OR BUYING A HOME[…]

What Are The Short Sale Foreclosure Advantages – Short Sale Vs Foreclosure?

What Are The Short Sale Foreclosure Advantages – Short Sale Vs Foreclosure?

What Are The Short Sale Foreclosure Advantages – Short Sale Vs Foreclosure? Should I let the back take my home or should I sell my home as a Short sale?  A question I have often received from sellers who are behind on their mortgage payments.  The answer is not a simple one, but in shortRead more about What Are The Short Sale Foreclosure Advantages – Short Sale Vs Foreclosure?[…]

POWDER COATING – HOW TO GET RID OF THE GOLD MEDAL IN YOUR HOME

POWDER COATING – HOW TO GET RID OF THE GOLD MEDAL IN YOUR HOME

If you have a lot of gold metal in your home it is time to get rid it if by Powder coating all of that out of date metal. As a realtor, I show a lot of homes. When buyers discover that the door knobs and plumbing fixtures are gold, they often say, “This homeRead more about POWDER COATING – HOW TO GET RID OF THE GOLD MEDAL IN YOUR HOME[…]