Contra Costa County Real Estate | East Bay Homes
halloween crafts, easy scary decor ideas
Posted by marketing | 17 October 2018

  Just about everyone thinks spooky decor and holiday themed cuteness is fun. It makes us happy! We’re not all equally excited to put in a lot of labor and time to make it happen, though. Do you want to create some scary fun, but do it fast and cheap? But really fun? We can...

East Bay Area California home for sale, brick entry, landscaping
Posted by marketing | 22 September 2018

Listing of the Month: 52 Deerhaven PlaceTAKE A VIRTUAL TOURInspiration for the Month“If you obey all the rules, you miss all the fun.” ~ Katharine HepburnREAL ESTATE NEWSReal Estate News:   IS IT POSSIBLE TO BUY A HOME WHILE TRAVELING? Although most people don’t aspire to buy a home while traveling out of town, or buying a...

ARF fundraiser dog rescue community event
Posted by marketing | 21 September 2018

Come for a great cause, stay for the dogs! Sunday October 21st, 2018 Hidden Lakes Park Martinez 11am-1pm (at the corner of Morello and Chilpancingo) Hot Dogs and Tasty Treats (for Dogs and their Folks) Pet Adoption Services Halloween Pet Costume Contest Pet Photographer (a perfect opportunity for holiday cards) Fantastic Dog-tastic Local Vendors Raffles...

fall household tasks, chores, fall cleaning home maintenance
Posted by marketing | 21 September 2018

Now is the time to complete those pesky fall home maintenance projects that show up annually on your to-do list. Nights have turned cooler, long sleeves and tall boots are here, and football is back on TV. Fall is here, and with it come new tasks for your home. As the sunshiny days of summer...

1031 tax exchange, real estate tax deferment
Posted by marketing | 14 September 2018

Understanding 1031 exchanges is important if you plan on buying and selling investment or rental properties. The name “1031 exchange” is derived from Section 1031 of the Internal Revenue Code, and it can save you a lot on capital gains taxes. No one wants to pay more taxes than necessary, and there’s only one way...

buying a home while traveling, buy a home from out of town, sell out of town home
Posted by marketing | 07 September 2018

Although most people don’t aspire to buy a home while traveling out of town, or buying a home in Martinez from their living room in Chicago, it can be done. Home sales don’t have to pause because you find yourself in the hospital, or have an emergency trip. Yes, it still requires your involvement, but...