Local Real Estate News

Windermere Homes & Estates, one of the leading Real Estate companies in San Diego County, has consistently hired some of the best and brightest in the industry. Windermere Homes & Estates names Assistant Head Broker, Nancy Layne, and announces key leadership promotions. Nancy Layne, a longtime...

Dan Larson brings decades of executive level sales and marketing experience to his real estate clients.  “From international airlines, luxury resorts then real estate, I have been selling one thing or another my entire business life.”A San Diego resident since 1980, Dan’s established deep roots...

As a top producing team, the Nelson McNew Associates combine their knowledge and experience in selling residential, commercial and luxury properties; giving the best service to their clients. Located in the Palm Springs and Palm Desert offices of Windermere Homes & Estates, their agents work...

Dane is a seasoned Realtor who began his real estate career in Portland, Oregon, where he has built a top 10% producing team with his husband Christopher Johnson at Windermere Realty Trust. Dane’s love of modern architecture and his ongoing remodel of a William Krisel...

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It’s easy to get sucked into looking at home listing after home listing online. Stunningly filtered photos of manicured lawns, sharp-looking kitchens,giant bedrooms. Although this is a great place to begin, it’s important to keep in mind that all may not be as it seems. Here...

The home buying process can be exciting and fun, but also complicated, stressful, and overwhelming. Maximize your chance of success and minimize the amount of time spent trying to keep track of all the details by working with a buyer’s agent. There is a plethora...

Refinancing your mortgage is something most homeowners consider at least once throughout the lifespan of their home loan. It allows you to pay off your previous loan by applying for a new one that has better financial advantages. While there are many good reasons to...

Windermere Homes & Estates is proud to announce Nancy Canfield’s recognition as a Five Star Professional for the 10th year in a row! Nancy has been chosen as a 2018 Five Star Real Estate Agent award winner, allowing her special publications on pages like SanDiegoMag.com...

A recent survey from the National Association of Realtors® revealed that 77 percent of buyers’ agents said staging a home makes it easier for potential buyers to visual it as their own. That’s why here at Breakthrough Broker, we believe staging is not to be...

Whether you are a first-time home buyer or a seasoned veteran, the negotiation part of the transaction can be a little daunting and stressful. However, it is necessary to ensure you are getting the best possible deal for your money. So, what should you negotiate...

Many sellers may be tempted to select the highest offer they receive, but there are several other factors to consider. Here are five areas important to evaluate. Down payment. The size of the down payment should be heavily considered when comparing offers. It is often...