It would be hard to imagine a better setting than this Del Mar beach area condo at 2222 Carmel Valley Road. Located deeply west of I-5, this beautiful and highly upgraded condo in Del Mar offers stunning views of the lagoon and ocean. It is also in a very walkable area, with Mexican, Chinese and
by Roberta Murphy My first job is that of real estate broker in Carlsbad, but a little civil unrest has been brewing lately–with a petition that went out to the Carlsbad City Council this morning. Signatures are still being gathered in a petition to protect property rights for vacation rental owners at the La Costa Chateaus.
Vacation rentals have become a hot topic in Carlsbad real estate circles. In a surprise move, the Carlsbad City Council recently banned them–at least for all properties east of El Camino Real as well as certain areas in the Village and around the lagoon. Little regard was given by City Council to existing rental contracts, airline
Expired Listings: Big Nuisance in Carlsbad Real Estate by Roberta Murphy Because both our business and cell phone numbers are out there, we are harassed daily by telemarketers. Over the last few years, we have personally experienced the annoying hell homeowners with expired listings endure via agent phone calls that often start before 7 a.m. To save our clients,
by Roberta Murphy This morning, Scott and I attended a very interesting conference hosted by Craig Sewing and where we were privileged to hear Alan Nevin, a leading San Diego real estate economist, speak on the future of the San Diego real estate market in 2014. And rather than putting together a cohesive article, I will share
by Roberta Murphy When showing luxury condos in North County, I almost always try to introduce clients to the Jockey Club at La Costa–and enjoy their amazement. The Jockey Club at La Costa represents the epitome in large and luxurious condo and townhome living in not only Carlsbad, but all of San Diego .Ceilings in
by Roberta Murphy Carlsbad, CA–The San Diego real estate market seems to be flooded with first time home buyers hoping to cash in on low prices and the generous $8000 income tax credit being handed to those buyers who haven’t owned property in the last three years. We are working with buyers from both ends
by Roberta Murphy Confusion in La Costa real estate? Ever since La Costa Resort and Spa in Carlsbad decided to enter the hotel condo business–and call these units La Costa Resort Villas–there has been confusion about the differences between these newer units on the grounds of the La Costa Resort and Spa– and another
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
Carlsbad's La Costa Villas offer an excellent real estate investment opportunity for those seeking Carlsbad real estate investment.