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Opportunity awaits! Come enjoy the country lifestyle in this spacious home on over an acre. Lovely open floor plan featuring high ceilings and office space or possible third bedroom. Spacious kitchen with plentiful cabinet and counter space. Cozy fireplace and built in entertainment center in the living room. Massive laundry room. Master bedroom features outdoor access, walk-in closet and an en-suite bathroom with double sinks. Beautiful local views with a large open sided shelter to keep your animals comfortable. What more could you want? Come see today!

Available now! 3538 Wildwood Ln, Placerville CA- $399,900!

Country living at its best! 3 bedroom 2 bath home with open floor plan on 5 acres with a pool and multiple outbuildings. Bring your tools and imagination and make this home shine. Convenient to freeway access. Click HERE for more info and photos.

Just Listed! 7531 Van Maren Ln, Citrus Heights CA- $249,900!

Fixer!! 4 bedroom home with great bones. Bring your imagination and tools and make this home shine again! Click HERE for more info and photos.

Local Views! 2.1 Acres! 2891 Dyer Way, Placerville CA- $299,900

Is country living for you? Then you need to come and see this 3 bedroom, 2 bath, single story home! Located on a little over 2 beautiful natural acres. Come and put your personal touches on this place and make it your own! Local views. Click HERE for more photos.

Incredible Property in Folsom! 143 Hillswood Dr- $629,900

LOCATION! LOCATION! LOCATION! This American River Estates home is walking distance to Historic Folsom, bike trails, American River Pkwy and Folsom Lake. Newer front yard landscaping makes for great curb appeal. Home has an open floor plan with many windows for an abundance of natural light. Living room has vaulted ceilings with laminate flooring in living areas. Kitchen has quartz counter tops and stainless steel appliances-remodeled in 2016. Hall and Master bathrooms have been beautifully updated. Master bedroom has crown molding and access to backyard through French doors. Enjoy the backyard with its swimming pool, covered patio and a gorgeous local view, perfect whether you love to entertain or are a master gardener. RV access is possible. Near quality schools, easy freeway access and so much more! Click HERE for more photos.

Back on the Market! 5009 Donovan Dr, Carmichael, CA- $451,500!

Come and see this diamond in the rough that is just waiting for your personal touches to make it shine again! Large living spaces are great for entertaining. Large upstairs master suite includes two sided fireplace, great for rest and relaxation. Good lot size at .24 acre with detached out building with endless possibilities. Convenient to schools, parks, shopping, and freeway access. Click HERE for more info and photos.

Available Now! 8792 Apricot Woods Way, Elk Grove, CA 95624- $347,500!

Wonderful House in a great Elk Grove neighborhood, just waiting for your personal touches to make it home! This single story with 3 bedrooms and 2 full bathrooms is ideal for family’s or retiree’s alike. Back yard has a covered patio and is perfect for entertaining! Come see and call this house your new home! Convenient to schools, parks, shopping and freeway access. Click HERE for more photos and info.

Purchasing In An Association

Warren Adams, REO propertyThis article, written primarily for investors, offers up some great advice on purchasing homes located in Home Owner’s Associations.  However, even for owner occupied buyers, the advice is still sound.  Know what your HOA covers and restricts.  These factors will affect your personal enjoyment of the property, its future value, and could limit your options later.  Check out the article HERE and please feel free to contact our office for all your real estate needs.  Our experienced agents can help you navigate through the process and make your home buying experience a pleasant one.  Click here for my current listings.

Top 10 Escrow and Closing Questions & Answers

Escrow, pending sale“Closing” or  “escrow” is listed as one of the top ten problem areas that occurs in a real estate transaction.  It is probably the least understood, and most feared, aspect in a property purchase. Misunderstandings about closing costs can result in hundreds or even thousands of dollars of needless expenses, and put seemingly solid deals at risk. This final step to your purchasing a home or property can go smoothly if you take a few precautions beforehand. Knowing what questions to ask and reviewing all documents well in advance of the closing day will prepare you for a hassle-free and smooth closing.

Click Here for an article on getting answers to common closing and escrow questions to help make your home buying process go smoothly and perhaps to save you money in the process.


How Do I Get My Offer Accepted? (Hint: Have You Seen the Property?)


A usual day at the office involves a lot of phone calls, a lot of e-mails and a lot of questions. A LOT of questions. Sometimes I’m doing the asking, but often times, I’m attempting to provide the answers. Buyers and their agents often want to know about the best way to get an offer accepted, the intricacies of HUD financing, escrow policies, timetables and much more.

I thought I’d start using this space to discuss some of these issues. These matters aren’t unique to my office, either. They arise anywhere and everywhere property is sold. And in our hypercompetitive market, few if any questions come up more frequently than…
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