Finding the Best Listing Agent

Finding the Best Listing Agent Why Go with the Pros? Selling your home can be a stressful proposition, whether you’re relocating, movin’ on up, or you just took a bath on the NASDAQ. Working with a good listing agent is probably the single most effective way to ease your anxieties as you enter the marketplace. You may be hoping to save commission dollars by going the “fizzbo” (For Sale By Owner, or FSBO) route. Seller, know thyself: Successful fizzbos take Click for More →

Come to Oceanside Harbor Days This Weekend!

Enter for a chance to win a pair or Chargers tickets when you visit Michael Gaddis, J.D. Realty Group at Oceanside Harbor Days

We are taking the office to the people this weekend at Oceanside Harbor Days. The event is from 9am-6pm on Saturday and 9am-5pm on Sunday. Stop by and see us in Booth #407. You can meet some of the team that make the magic happen, search for homes, see current Oceanside Homes for Sale, or just get you real estate and mortgage questions answered by Broker and Attorney, Michael Gaddis, J.D. He’ll be manning the booth both days. As an  Click for More →

Short Sale Closed at 29553 Silver Summit, Menifee, CA 92584

    Michael Gaddis recently closed a short sale located at 29553 Silver Summit in Menifee, CA. Prior to retaining Michael Gaddis to represent her she had been working with a different real estate agent.  However, the homeowner and the agent had a difference of opinion over the short sale strategy and ultimately, they mutually decided to terminate the listing agreement.  Another reason that the homeowner did not feel comfortable with her previous agent was that short sales require the homeowner Click for More →

Open House Recount for 780 Aldea Dr. in Sonoma Hills of Oceanside, CA

On Saturday, May 11, 2013 I held an open house at 780 Aldea Dr. in Sonoma Hills.  The open house was very successful where 22 hopeful buyers visited the property. One group of prospects visited the open house with their real estate agent.  While his clients were viewing the property, the agent told me that he thought the property I was showing was overpriced.  I looked at him, smiled and said, “You think so?” “Most definitely,” he replied.  He continued Click for More →

How to Have A Garage / Yard Sale And Make It A Success

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How To Have  A Yard Sale and  Make It A Success So, you went through the closets, got rid of old clothes, cleaned till all you smelled was bleach for 3 days, now what do you do with all those old sweatshirts and the used recliner that’s seen it’s better days? Part of your spring cleaning routine may be to purge. As the old saying goes, one man’s trash is another man’s treasure. It’s time to release your well-used booty Click for More →

Southern California Real Estate Market is Heating Up!

Traditionally, late spring and summer the best times for homeowners to sell their homes. Summer 2013 will be no exception. Buyers seem to be everywhere. Investors, Cash buyers, FHA, VA, Conventional, you name it buyers seem to be pouncing on any listing that comes onto the market. In today’s market it’s bidding wars amongst prospective buyers is becoming common. Even investors, who for years low-balled sellers due to the surplus of inventory and lack of buyers, are now submitting offers Click for More →

Just Listed- 780 Aldea Drive, Oceanside, CA

780 Aldea Drive in Oceanside, California was just listed by Michael Gaddis, J.D. Realty Group This two story, North Valley Oceanside home for sale features great curb appeal, 4 bedrooms, 3 baths, 2,684 square feet with a  lovely pool in the back yard for cooling down in the warm San Diego summer months. List Price: $449,000 See more of this property here: Ask Michael Gaddis About Property | Talk to Michael About Selling a Home | Search Properties

How Do You Find A Realtor

How to Choose a Realtor in San Diego Homeowners desiring to sell their homes are faced with the big question of how to choose a Realtor. There are so many Realtors to choose from that it can be somewhat overwhelming. The following is a simple guide to assist homeowners who are seeking to retain the services of a Realtor to assist them in the sale of their home. 1. Stay away from family and friends: A homeowners natural tendency is Click for More →

Aviara Real Estate Market Update for January 2013

Aviara Real Estate Market Update for January 2013 As of January 23, 2013 there were 18 “Active” listings in the Aviara community of Carlsbad, CA on the Sandicor MLS (“MLS”).  Of the 18 Active listings, 15 were single family, detached homes.  The 18 Active listings ranged in size from a low of 2,046 square feet listed for $554,000 and a high of 4,872 square feet listed for $1,740,000.  The average list price for the 18 Active listings was $895,736.  However, the average list price was slightly Click for More →