Kim has been actively involved with real estate for 17 years. As far back as 1989, Kim and her husband, Dave, began purchasing and renovating residential property. They did this while working full time and raising four children. From these experiences Kim learned valuable critical thinking skills, successful multi-tasking, and how to nurture relationships. Their children have grown into independent, well-adjusted young adults, so those skills seem to have paid off.

1031 Exchange

San Diego Real Estate 1031 Exchange

  Q & A San Diego Real Estate 1031 Exchange   When selling a principal residence, San Diego homeowners can take up to $500,000 profit-tax free. When selling a San Diego investment property, rather than pay taxes on the sale profit, you can defer the taxes by exchanging a qualified property for another “like-kind” property.…

Facts for Home Buying in San Diego

How Much Money Do I Need to Buy a Home in San Diego

According to MSN.com you must earn $85,842.74 to buy a home in San Diego, this year … And these are the facts: • Mortgage rate: 4.66 percent (+0.75 percent from 2nd quarter 2013) • Home price: $485,000 • Monthly payment: $2,003.00 • Salary needed: $85,842.74 While the required salary bump isn’t quite as extreme in…

What to Expect from a San Diego Termite Inspection

A termite inspection is a visual inspection of the readily accessible areas of a home for evidence of wood destroying insects and organisms. The inspector will visually inspect the entire interior of the home, including basements, crawl spaces and attics, as well as inspecting the exterior for termites. Termite inspections take about 30-45 minutes. Findings…

Who is the San Diego Home Buyer of 2014

Who is the San Diego Home Buyer of 2014?

  Who is the San Diego Home buyer of 2014?   Anyone who was involved in the San Diego real estate market in 2013 knows it was the year of the San Diego investor. But, leading into 2014, San Diego home prices have risen dramatically. Trulia.com anticipates a strong shift in the real estate buyers…