State of San Diego Market May 2018

by Kevin Atto Hello! Below is some information on the current state of the market to share with you. Click on each item to see a data chart for your perusal. 1. The stock markets are all up and rising steadily in 2017 with some scary volatility and swings in


by Kevin Atto, Realtor One of the most common questions I get as a real estate expert is, "How's the market?" Here are some fun facts I heard from a recent talk by trusted local economist Alan Nevin. The San Diego real estate market is fantastic. Here are some supporting

  • Kevin Atto Realtor The Bubble


Special Op-Ed by Kevin Atto, REALTOR® CalBRE #01935513 THE BUBBLEThe above rendering is a smashing new residential tower popping up in San Diego soon. There are many new high rise towers slated to change the San Diego skyline over the next five years. Developers are currently investing hard in SD.While I typically

The Most Important Parts of the Home

Special Contribution by ANGIE COLTER LMFT 94562, MT-BC, NCTMB, CMT What are the most important parts of the home? Why do we call it our home? When deciding to take your life savings and invest in buying a home it's important to take a look at your values first. You may think you have your checklist

Meet Team Member – Patricia Tweedie

Patricia ("PT") Tweedie is a Mortgage Banker with Watermark Home Loans in San Diego. Patricia and I have known each other for over 10 years and she has been the number one lender for my entire career in Real Estate. I value Patricia's expertise not only in mortgages, but finances, accounting and problem solving. Patricia's

We closed a deal Thursday that was a dandy. My buyer got her offer accepted on a home in City Heights for $379k. We'd done our inspections, negotiated repairs, and had our appraisal come in at full value. Everything was looking great until the lender called at the 11th hour to announce the underwriter was

Mike Hebert, Home Remodeling Expert Offers Some Insights Whenever someone is deciding how to spend their hard earned money on their biggest investment, it pays handsomely to do your homework first! If there is ever a time to invest a small amount of time into your future and your pocketbook, it’s before you do any

A Crazy Situation

In a recent deal I did, I was representing the buyer on a nice home. There were three structures on the property. On the front of the property was the main house. In the middle of the property, there was a stand-alone structure that was just one room with a door and windows. This structure

Why Use a REALTOR®?

More than two million people nationwide have licenses to sell real estate, of which more than one million belong to the National Association of REALTORS®. Only National Association of REALTORS® (N.A.R.) members are entitled to use the term REALTOR®. N.A.R. members must adhere to a strict code of ethics. By joining N.A.R., individuals have access