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Real estate information for home buyers and homes sellers in the Elk Grove CA, Sacramento CA and surrounding areas.
    5 Reasons to Move to Elk Grove     Our family has lived in the Laguna West-Lakeside area of Elk Grove since 2000 and have thoroughly enjoyed our time here.  We have had lots of great experiences here and have made many lifelong friends.  We have enjoyed Laguna West, but there are a lot of oth...
     "There is not a chance that I am chasing a Wiffle Ball all over a silly, little court," I answered my dad a few years ago when he invited me to play Pickleball.  Two things about that statement.  One, I know God has a real sense of humor because every time I make a emphatic statement like th...
     It looks like California will soon be voting to extend California's COVID eviction moratoriums before they expire at the end of the month.  This is despite the fact that many have now been vaccinated and the economy has opened back up.     According to the California Apartment Association (C...
     A California builder I know was negotiating with his painter when the painter said, "You need me more than I need you!"  This same builder sent me  an itemized list of over 22 items that they could not get at all, were difficult to get or were subject to hyperinflation.  I recently had to pa...
     What is value?  Is it the value determined by an informed buyer and informed seller negotiating the price paid for a property or is it the value the appraiser determines by looking at past sales and market trends.  It is not as simple as it seems and sometimes market participants and apprais...
     Have you thought about purchasing a vacation home?  This webinar would be a good start.  I do own a vacation rental, but still need to learn much more about the business.  I am looking forward to learning useful information at this free webinar.  Thank you, Brian England, for sharing it with...
     April was much like March in the Elk Grove market so I am tempted to just say, "ditto," but I will do my best to add something new and intriguing.  Home prices are up 20% year over year.  Homes are going pending very quickly and there is not much supply.  The only difference from March is th...
     Today is Sacramento's Big Day of Giving.  It is a one day event to benefit local charities in the area.  As of 1pm, approximately 35,000 donors have already given over $7,250,000 to over 679 organizations.  It is a very big day for Sacramento and many of the organizations that try to improve...
Elk Grove is a wonderful community just South of Sacramento.  It is a diverse area with distinctive neighborhoods ranging from older neighborhoods to newer neighborhoods, including some new construction.  There are also plenty of parks and walking paths to enjoy.  Its proximity to two major highw...
This South Hills Manor condominium is an 800 sf, two bedroom, one bathroom single story home with beautiful laminate floors and granite kitchen counter tops.     Enjoy the cool evening breezes on the backyard patio with plenty of room for your BBQ and herb garden.      View more PicturesIt is min...

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Real estate information for home buyers and homes sellers in the Elk Grove CA, Sacramento CA and the surrounding areas.