Mission Viejo California

Real Estate Is Still the Best Longterm Investment
According to Bankrate’s latest Financial Security Index Poll, Americans who have money to set aside for the next 10 years would rather invest in...
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DIY Pathways & Patios
Laying a Gravel PathSure, you could spend several days and many dollars putting in a walkway made of cobbles or bluestone, but a simple gravel trail w...
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15 Charming Porches
Get inspired by these porches with inviting focal points and picture-perfect design features.Rustic PorchRich wood textures and a cozy fireplace make ...
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The Polite House To Hosting Guests
This is Part 2 of an answer to a question posed by a reader who lives in a popular vacation destination and wants to know how to properly set limits f...
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Smart Ideas For Built-in Home Efficiency
The living room’s predominantly neutral color scheme is injected with splashes of bold color such as the citron side chair and the orange grassc...
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12 Clever Laundry Room Tips
Get inspired to tackle your laundry room with re-purposed storage tricks. Glass drink decanters are not just for backyard parties anymore! Use a beaut...
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10 Foodie Favorites to Kick-Start Your Edible Garden
If you’re obsessed with fresh food and exquisite flavors, as I am, then you, too, are a foodie. The best weapon in a foodie’s arsenal is a...
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Adapt Your Home to Its Selling Season
Play up your home’s amenities for the season in which you choose to sell.There is a selling myth that you should wait till springtime ...
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The Benefits Of A 20% Down Payment
If you are in the market to buy a home in Rancho Santa Margarita this year, you may be confused about how much money you need to come up with for your...
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How To Install A Glass Tile Backsplash
In this video, This Old House general contractor Tom Silva demonstrates a fast, no-fuss way to tile a kitchen backsplash.Steps:1. Snap a chalk line on...
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18 Wall Decor Ideas That Are Anything But Boring
So, you recently moved into a new place, and you finally have your furniture arranged exactly how you want it. You placed your decorative accents and ...
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4 True Reasons To Buy A Home
We often talk about the financial reasons why buying a home makes sense. But, more often than not, the emotional reasons are the more powerful or comp...
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Waiting To Buy
Cost of Waiting With the Real Estate Market beginning to shift a bit, we are now considered “Balanced”. This means that in most price ran...
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How To Buy A Home | FHA and VA Loans | March 2020 Update
A lot of people have seen the interest rates dropping lately and are wondering how that impacts how to buy a home. In this video I try to clear up wha...
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How To Stage Your Home To Sell
Staging your home is an important step in the home selling process and can have a significant impact on how quickly and for what price your home sel...
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Real Estate In A Post Coronavirus World
Without a crystal ball, there’s no way of foretelling what will happen to the property market over the next few months, as the world emerges fro...
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3 Sciences That Are Driving Today's Expert Economic Projections
The 3 Sciences That Are Driving Today's Expert Economic ProjectionsAs we continue to work through the health crisis that plagues this country, more an...
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