East San Mateo Neighborhoods and Homes

East San Mateo hosts a number of amazing neighborhoods. Amazing, since they come chock full of beautiful, quiet niches and an absolute delight in home types. In fact, the homes hold a special degree of nostalgia and relaxed living. And, East San Mateo neighborhoods and homes are well-established, well-kept enclaves with peaceful streets, close to the SF Bay. As a …

Easy Ways to Enhance Home Value and Appeal

A smart homeowner keeps  their eye out for chances to increase home value and appeal. Also, they search out methods that result in big improvements, not necessarily big steps and big bucks!  In fact, its exciting to discover there are lots of ease ways to take enhance home value and appeal, with just some small, easy steps. That said, how …

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Home Owner Tips to Boost Home Value

As a home owner, you want to keep your home in good condition. Also, when you plan to sell, you want to make sure it measures up with needed repairs and improvements. In fact, the care you take and upkeep you make adds to your home’s value. It’s that simple. Although, outside of the obvious, what are some of the …

Popular San Mateo Baywood Neighborhood

We’ve talked about popular San Mateo neighborhoods and gave Baywood some mention in the last blog post. Although, let’s give it the attention it deserves. In fact, Baywood has much the same appeal as Aragon. These neighborhoods rub shoulders, and they are in the same area of town as San Mateo Park. That’s another, exclusive place to live. Exclusive is …

Best Time to Remodel Your Home

Plenty of homeowners think about remodeling some or much of their homes. Although often, it’s not always easy to choose the best time to do it. In fact, being unsure about the right time to get started can push the project into delay mode. As a result, homeowners miss windows of opportunity. That said, what is the best time to …

Ideal Home Window Dressings

For most of us, how we dress our windows is a big deal. And that’s not just a notion or preference, it’s a practical thing. In fact, if the window(s) don’t look good, the whole room suffers the same. Although, where do you start to get the ideal home window dressings you want? Don’t let yourself be distracted by the …

Must-dos and Top Things To Do Before You Sell Your Home

5 Simple Ways to Make Small Rooms Look Bigger

A lot of us have had to deal with a small room issue at one time or another. As a result, we’ve either sought to ignore it, or thought about how to fix it. When it comes to fixing it, many of us automatically jump to what seems like the obvious conclusion. We decide the space must be expanded. A …

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Interior Decor and Clutter

Two things simply do not coexist well in a home, interior decor and clutter. Some readers may say, “Yeah, I knew that.” Although, many homeowners don’t recognize clutter when it rears its ugly head in subtle ways. It can accumulate gradually, over time, without you noticing. When it becomes an obvious problem, it can amount to a lot of trouble …

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Staging a Home to Sell For Top Dollar

Almost everyone would agree today that things aren’t as simple as they used to be, in the ‘good ‘ol days’. When it comes to selling a home, the same seems true. For example, preparing and staging a home to sell for top dollar has become practically a science, in itself. There’s a definite play book and strategy behind it that …

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Highlands Millbrae Home for Sale

Just north of Burlingame and Hillsborough, you find the City of Millbrae, California. In the Highlands neighborhood of Millbrae, you find a rare gem. You find a beautiful 4 bdrm home for sale right now.  What’s more, homes in the area are highly prized, with few going up on the market often. As a result, the Highlands Millbrae home for …