Helping you buy and sell homes in Santa Cruz County.

Helping you buy and sell homes in Santa Cruz County.

Spring is in the air! Let’s get to cleaning!

With Spring literally just days away now is the perfect time to think about spring cleaning and tidying up for the warmer months ahead. Do you take time to think about the household cleaning products that you use? I really didn’t until my friend Sarah mentioned “clean” cleaning products. Seems weird to say, I know. […]

Four Home Maintenance Tasks To Do This Winter

Even though we haven’t had much of a winter here in Santa Cruz County, we have had our fair share of rain and with rain comes… mud! Downed trees, roads that washed away and mud being tracked into our homes – three things, that though we are eager for the rain, we aren’t so thankful for. […]

Simple Home Projects

Though we don’t really have seasons here on the Central Coast (c’mon rain!!!) winter and cooler weather can still put us in a bit of a funk and make us not want to do much of anything. I get it. Some days all I want to do is sit by the fire and watch movies […]

Best Time to Buy Appliances!

According to House Logic, the best time to buy is simply timing. The Best time to buy home appliances is when stores need you more than you need a home appliance. Here is how they suggest you land some major bargains. September, October, and January when manufacturers roll out new home appliance models, and retailers are […]

County Vacation Rentals Ordinances for 2021

County Vacation Rentals Ordinance Rules/Regulations (2021) The County has created three designated area in Santa Cruz County each with its own cap on the total number of short term rental permits allowed in these areas. All three Designated Areas are currently already at capacity, with waitlists for new permits. You can go to the county […]

Santa Cruz Hiking Trails – something for everyone

One of my favorite weekend activities is hitting the trails on hike with the family! And there are some amazing views in Santa Cruz County. Here’s a list of my favorite places to hike with a view:  Wilder Ranch Bluff Loop – Fun flat hike with great ocean views. Look for the napping seals! Nisene […]

Homebuyers: Hang in There

Some Highlights Today’s sellers’ market provides unique challenges—and benefits—for buyers. Current low interest rates won’t last forever, and home prices are forecast to rise. If you’re a homebuyer, hang in there. Homeownership improves your quality of life, and the long-term benefits outweigh the short-term challenges.