Does Going Solar Add Value To Your Home?

My neighborhood has totally gone solar. Well, at least several of my neighbors have. Just in the past 30 days alone, I’ve watched three of them on my street (and it isn’t a large street) install solar panels at their homes. Driving around my neighborhood, it seems like almost every […] Read more »

The 1960’s Home

Anyone looking for a single family detached house in Irvine and wanting a newer home with a lot size larger than 6,000 square feet for under $800,000 is going to have a hard time finding it right now. The master planned communities of Irvine and other similar cities typically are […] Read more »

5 Things You May Not Have Known About Columbus Grove

Columbus Grove is becoming a more “seasoned” neighborhood within the Tustin Legacy project on the former MCAS base in Tustin, California. With the first homes being sold to the public in 2006, the community has grown in both size and look to be an established, complete neighborhood that fits nicely […] Read more »

New Homes are Coming to Tustin Legacy

If you’ve recently driven down the newly extended Tustin Ranch Road near the District at Tustin Legacy, you probably noticed a lot of new construction going on.  Currently the wood frames are up for a couple of apartment communities that are slated to be available this Fall 2014: 1)  Amalfi Apartments […] Read more »

Should I Sell Now Or Lease My Home Instead?

It’s time to move, but you own your house.  Should you sell it now and move on?  Or should you hold onto the house and lease it out for the next 6 to 12 months? These are common questions that I get throughout the year.  The answer can vary from person […] Read more »

5 Tips for Selling Your Home in the Summer Season

Spring is here!  But when it comes to selling your home, planning ahead is key to making it as smooth a process as possible.  Therefore, to take advantage of the traditional “hot” summer season (pun intended), now is the perfect time to get a head start on preparations to sell […] Read more »

Local Spotlight: OC Goodwill Boutique

What do torn jeans, cut up records, and kitschy artwork have in common? They all have been upcycled to create merchandise vignettes at OC’s newest boutique…Goodwill. Close your jaw, you read right. The most unique boutique is in the heart of Tustin spanning 8,800 square feet of urban chic. Think […] Read more »