Carlsbad History Tour

Carlsbad is one of the finest neighborhoods and best beach towns for families and individuals looking to enjoy gorgeous weather year round, outstanding recreation and entertainment as well as a thriving economy. Located right on the stunning Pacific Coast in North San Diego County between Los Angeles and San Diego, Carlsbad is home to beautiful […]

Encinitas Historic Homes, Buildings & Landmarks

Encinitas is a beautiful coastal beach town in North County San Diego that is rich in history, beautiful scenery, unique amenities and thriving businesses. It is known as the Flower Capital of the World because many of the local businesses are based on flowers, fruits or vegetables. Visitors and residents can indulge in colorful arrangements, […]

Home Prices in 20 U.S. Cities Rose 13.2% in Year to January (From Bloomberg)

By Victoria Stilwell March 25 (Bloomberg) — Residential real-estate prices climbed at a slower pace in the year through January than a month earlier, indicating momentum in the housing market may be cooling. The S&P/Case-Shiller index of property values in 20 cities increased 13.2 percent from January 2013 after rising 13.4 percent in the 12 […]

San Diego Real Estate Market Update – March 2014

San Diego Real Estate Market Cycles Last month, one of the reasons we gave for low inventory was price gains were increasing home owners’ equity. This month we’re going to talk about when that ends. Real estate is cyclical. The stages are:  Peak Correction Stabilization Recovery The cycles can run from 7 to 12 years. […]

Cost of Living in North County San Diego

San Diego’s North County is a vast region in the northern area of San Diego County known for its pristine beaches, picturesque communities, affluent neighborhoods, natural preserves and outstanding real estate options. Residents enjoy a charming small town feel without sacrificing the comforts and luxuries of city living or the numerous entertainment, recreation, dining and […]

2013 San Diego County Real Estate Sales

Understanding the 2013 San Diego County real estate sales statistics is one of the key elements to buying and selling real estate successfully. Not only do trends help you anticipate how the market will react in the coming year, it is a good gauge as to here to price your property should you choose to […]

Sue De Legge’s Sold Listings

There are numerous factors that go into the successful sale of real estate. From your Realtor’s marketing strategies to their resources and connections within the industry, the current market trends in your neighborhood and the asking price that you decide on, it takes a wealth of factors coming together to market and sell your home. […]

Another Year of Supporting the Fresh Start Charity – Making Disadvantaged Children’s Dreams Come True!

We want to thank you for your business and referrals throughout the year. We appreciate having you as clients; and because of you, we are able to help children like Lilliana. Our goal in 2014 is to help 35 families either sell their current home or purchase their dream home and continue to help disadvantaged […]

Local Schools in San Diego County

For many, finding a home within a desired school district is one of the main factors in purchasing real estate. Whether you’re looking for Carlsbad CA communities that fall under the Carlsbad Union School District or a home in Cardiff by the Sea that will allow your youngsters to attend Cardiff Schools, families often place […]

Sue De Legge’s Testimonials

The selection of a Realtor is perhaps the most important step in making sure your real estate transaction – whether buying or selling – is as smooth and successful as possible. Sadly, many of today’s homeowners and homebuyers overlook this step by simply hiring their brother’s roommate from college or the woman they see on […]

November Real Estate Market Trends North County Coastal San Diego

Obtaining a Mortgage to Get More Difficult New mortgage rules are going into effect Jan. 10. The new rules were written by the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau to protect homebuyers from risky mortgages like the ones that led so many homeowners into… Read More Mortgage Rate Outlook Nov 8, 2013 — According to the freshest […]

November Events List – San Diego

November Events List – San Diego November 1 – December 31 Papermaking Studio Repurpose junk mail and magazines to create handmade paper in a new Papermaking Studio! Test out the custom mold and deckles, pulp station and paper drying machine! Free with museum admission. Time: Daily, 10:00 am until 4:00 pm Location: New Children’s Museum, […]

Real Estate Definitions

Whether you’re looking to buy a home in Olivenhain CA or are thinking about placing your own home on the market, understanding the real estate lingo associated with your transaction can be greatly helpful throughout the process. Our team at Sue De Legge & Associates has put together this list of real estate definitions to […]

How Did The Government Shut Down Affect The San Diego Real Estate Market?

Government Shutdown to Put Brakes on San Diego Real Estate Market Many, but not all, government agencies involved in the real estate market have either closed or curtailed their activities since congress failed to approve funding. The IRS is closed and has suspended the processing of all forms. Some of these forms, particularly tax return […]

Olivenhain Home Buyers and Sellers Checklist

When it comes time to buy or sell Olivenhain properties, the process can be both rewarding and demanding. At Sue De Legge & Associates, we are committed to helping you through the challenging parts so you can enjoy the rewards of buying and selling. We’ve put together this Olivenhain Home Buyers and Sellers Checklist for […]