Monthly Archives: March 2010

That Darned Toothpaste Tube…What Does This Have To Do With Real Estate?

ShareTweet   I don’t know about you, but I really love all natural products. I especially like natural toothpaste, and one of my favorites is Tom’s of Maine. The taste of natural mint and other flavors (fennel is my favorite) is so … Continue reading

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You Know You’re From San Diego When:

ShareTweet   YOU KNOW YOU’RE FROM SAN DIEGO WHEN…..             1.You can correctly pronounce Tierrasanta, La Jolla, Rancho Penesquitos, San Ysidro Otay Mesa, Jamul, and El Cajon, and know where they are. 2.There are 4 … Continue reading

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WHAT ARE Calfornia Propositions 60, 90 and 110?

ShareTweet Part 2 in a 2 Part Series I think that the sale of my residence may qualify for this benefit. How do I apply?You must file a claim with the assessor, who will determine if the transaction qualifies. Claim … Continue reading

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WHAT ARE Calfornia Propositions 60, 90 and 110?

ShareTweet Part 1 in a 2 Part Series   Propositions 60, 90 and 110 are constitutional amendments approved by the voters of California.They provide for the transfer of a property’s base year value from an existing residence to a replacement … Continue reading

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What I Love About Living in San Diego, CA

ShareTweet  Last week nice weather finally graced our city. We had an unusually cool and rainy winter, and when the sun came out and the “old” San Diego climate appeared, I decided to spend a few afternoons enjoying some much needed free … Continue reading

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Returning Security Deposits-Help for Landlords and Tenants in San Diego,CA

ShareTweet Security Deposits in San Diego, CA are often a bone of contention between Landlord and Tenant. A “Move-in” Checklist is often the best way to make sure that everything that needs attention is noted, from a hole in the wall … Continue reading

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Why Don’t We All Just Walk Away?

ShareTweet When economists aren’t predicting the future, they spend a good deal of time studying behavior. For instance, they’ve been studying why individual borrowers don’t walk away as frequently from their homes as corporate borrowers walk away from their properties. … Continue reading

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My Tenant Stopped Paying the Rent…Should I Start Eviction?

ShareTweet   When a tenant stops paying the rent, eviction is usually the only recourse. In San Diego, CA the eviction process takes place in 3 steps. Advice from a Real Estate Attorney is highly recommended. Three-day notice to pay … Continue reading

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Basic Types of Liens and Judgments

ShareTweet Types of Judgments Money, spousal and/or child support judgments A. A money judgment has a duration of 10 years from the date the judgment is filed B. A spousal/child support judgment duration will extend over the 10 years. Spousal … Continue reading

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Moving: Hassle Free Boxes: Save Money and Save the Planet!

ShareTweet Moving to, within or away from San Diego CA seems to be a very popular lifestyle choice these days. Think about all the trash involved with each move, before and after: packing supplies, boxes, tape etc. A company called … Continue reading

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