by Roberta Murphy We have a great couple looking for a San Diego condo near the beach. They were hoping to locate second-home with a price under $250,000–and were more concerned about a coastal location than the size of the unit. Enter this bargain condo in Encinitas! We looked at condos in Oceanside, in Pacific
I started using Twitter a few months ago, and at first had trouble understanding how it could be of benefit to me or my family.This online site allows a maximum of 140 characters for users or “Twitterers” to post their ideas, activities and breaking news. Based on relationship, the value of their Twitters–or simple curiosity,
by Roberta Murphy School site needed for private North County School Sometimes it is good to write about something other than San Diego real estate, Rancho Santa Fe news or La Costa condos. Sometimes, it just feels good to see if there is a way to lend a little hand to the community. This morning,
by Roberta Murphy I traded the Mercedes for a Camry Hybrid almost two years ago, mostly because I like its tight turning radius (I make lots of u-turns), its fuel economy (I hate stopping for gas) and the fun questions I got from just about everybody (back then). And I still love the car. Last
by Roberta Murphy No more bottled water. Trash cans at La Costa Canyon High School in Carlsbad, CA are emptier now that students, faculty and staff are switching to reusable water bottles. And that is all because students with LCC’s Social Justice Project came up with a plan that is succeeding beyond all expectations, according to
by Roberta Murphy Encinitas Short Sale that should never have been…. Kudos to the patient buyers of this Encinitas short sale, because they truly got a terrific deal ($890,000). It was group hug time Friday afternoon when we received confirmation that our 10-month short sale ordeal in Encinitas Ranch had successfully recorded and closed. Welcome relief is
by Roberta Murphy Encinitas Street Fair scheduled for this weekend! If I can tear myself away from Oceanside Terraces real estate this weekend, you will probably find me wandering around in comfortable shoes, eating fun food and shopping for funky jewelry at one of the 450 vendor booths on Highway 101( between D and J
San Diego incomes may come as a surprise to certain San Diego communities including Del Mar, Coronado, Encinitas, Carlsbad, Oceanside, San Marcos, Escondido, Solana Beach, Vista, Fallbrook, Pacific Beach and others. Rancho Santa Fe, as part of San Diego County, was excluded.
by Roberta Murphy This is just a late night musing and grumble about San Deago and San Deigo homes and real estate–and spelling errors. For years, I have marveled at Google and Yahoo’s search engine ability to direct misspelled cities and other destinations to the right place and wondered why my GPS system is so
San Diego home sellers are learning not to overprice their real estate. To do so discourages buyers seeking San Diego real estate bargains.