Monthly Archives: December 2018

Should You Finance Your Renovation?

You can finance your house, your car, your new teeth, and your college degree. We just got a quote from a company that offers financing on new board-on-board fences (But no thanks on the interest rate that is triple what … Continue reading

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Burglars Begone

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November 2018 Real Estate Activities for San Marino

We have a “seasonal” adjustment for the month of November; there were only 8 solds, 4 less than the previous month! The highest sold was $3.5M at $953/sqft on Oak Knoll, while the lowest $/sqft was $554 on Winston & … Continue reading

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7 Tricks Hotels Use That Can Make Your Home Look and Work Better

Looking to breathe some life into your house? Maybe all you need is a vacation. A hotel stay is great for a lot of reasons – as a romantic getaway, an opportunity to see the world or explore new places, … Continue reading

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Are You Torturing Your Trees?

Trees are stuck with you. They can’t run away when you make life tough for them. Trees have no voice and must suffer in silence. The worst thing is that many well-meaning, even tree-loving, property owners unwittingly torture their trees. … Continue reading

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Don’t Get Sidelined

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Renovating With Your Kids: Projects You Can Do Together

Renovating your home? Why not make it a family affair, getting the kids involved in projects that can make them feel included and proud of their work. Not every job is going to be right for your kids. But there … Continue reading

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The Essentials

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Is School Improvement Part of Your Ownership Strategy?

Neighborhoods with good schools often carry higher valuefor home buyers with children, so if you want to raise values in your neighborhood, supporting school improvement may be a valuable undertaking. Improving the ranking or reputation of local schools involves community investments … Continue reading

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7 Rules for Choosing The Right Area Rug

You just moved into your new home. You’ve purchased the perfect furniture and accessories. You even found the perfect area rug to add to your hardwood floors, but you’re totally stumped on which size to buy. There are so many … Continue reading

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