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By Jeff Dowler, CRS, The Southern California Relocation Dude
(Solutions Real Estate )
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Single Family Homes for Sale in Bressi Ranch in CarlsbadJune 2019 Market Update Bressi Ranch is a master planned community in Carlsbad, adjacent to and north of the La Costa area in 92009, south of Palomar Airport Road, and east of El Camino Real.  Here’s an aerial tour of the Bressi Ranch commun...

By Jeff Dowler, CRS, The Southern California Relocation Dude
(Solutions Real Estate )
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Here’s the Most Recent Carlsbad Art Wall MuralJune 2019 The newest Carlsbad Art Wall (CAW) was painted this past weekend, June 15 and 16 by Carlsbad artist, and founder of the CAW in 2015, Bryan Snyder.   Be sure to check out his Instagram page. @ToBeByTheSea and @Gentle_Giant_Illustrations assis...

By Jeff Dowler, CRS, The Southern California Relocation Dude
(Solutions Real Estate )
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2019 Flicks at the FountainBegins Thursday July 11 in Carlsbad Village We still have a little time before summer officially arrives (1 week from Friday), and summer activities will be ramping up in Carlsbad, including outdoor movies. The 7th annual Carlsbad Village Flicks at the Fountain series b...

By Jeff Dowler, CRS, The Southern California Relocation Dude
(Solutions Real Estate )
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The Changing Face of Carlsbad Village Carlsbad Village has been changing since we moved here in April 2005. We didn’t get to the Village then as much as we do these days since we lived further away than we do now, but it’s always been fun to visit and explore all that the Village offers, and enjo...

By Jeff Dowler, CRS, The Southern California Relocation Dude
(Solutions Real Estate )
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What’s the Value of My Carlsbad Home? Carlsbad Market Report for May 2019 The Carlsbad real estate market continues to change, with several shifts from last month and 1 year ago. These data do not include private sales or manufactured/mobile/multi-family housing; the numbers are derived from the ...

By Jeff Dowler, CRS, The Southern California Relocation Dude
(Solutions Real Estate )
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Jeune et JolieA New Favorite Restaurant in Carlsbad Village Carlsbad has added a number of restaurants in the last couple of years. I have yet to try them all, but my dining experience last night at Jeune et Jolie that opened this past December could become a new favorite. Jeune et Jolie, billed ...

By Jeff Dowler, CRS, The Southern California Relocation Dude
(Solutions Real Estate )
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Fun at Legoland California in Carlsbad June 2019 I spent a few hours yesterday at Legoland California with my daughter, her husband and my 4-year-old granddaughter for her birthday which was the 28th. It was a blast. Of course having the opportunity to experience Legoland through the eyes, and en...

By Jeff Dowler, CRS, The Southern California Relocation Dude
(Solutions Real Estate )
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Carlsbad 3-Bedroom Homes for SaleMay 2019 Market Update Carlsbad home buyers are often interested in buying 3-bedroom homes when engaged in a home search. For some home buying tips and advice check out How to Buy a Home (video series of 1 - 2 minute videos). You might also want to downloan my fre...

By Jeff Dowler, CRS, The Southern California Relocation Dude
(Solutions Real Estate )
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Extremes in the Carlsbad Real Estate Market for 2018 and 2019 There are often some interesting extremes in the Carlsbad housing market. Sometimes you can’t help but wonder about these statistics. What is the range of pricing, especially on the beach?Why does someone have a home that large, or tha...

By Jeff Dowler, CRS, The Southern California Relocation Dude
(Solutions Real Estate )
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Carlsbad 4-Bedroom Homes for SaleMay 2019 Update It’s not unusual that Carlsbad home buyers want more space than a 3-bedroom single family detached home can offer. Perhaps that’s you?  The reasons, of course will vary – a need for multigenerational living, or to accommodate an expanding household...

By Jeff Dowler, CRS, The Southern California Relocation Dude
(Solutions Real Estate )
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Carlsbad's TGIF Concerts in the Parks Series Starts June 21, 2019 Summer starts June 21, and coincidentally so do the annual TGIF Concerts in the Parks.  No doubt for many Carlsbadians the free TGIF Concerts in the Parks are a highlight of summertime in Carlsbad, other than time at the beach. Ind...

By Jeff Dowler, CRS, The Southern California Relocation Dude
(Solutions Real Estate )
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Seagrove Town Homes in Carlsbad VillageMarket Update as of May 23, 2019 The Seagrove community (SEE MAP AT BOTTOM OF PAGE) was built in Carlsbad Village beginning in 2015 and offers buyers the chance to live an urban lifestyle at the edge of the Village, in close proximity to all it has to offer ...

By Jeff Dowler, CRS, The Southern California Relocation Dude
(Solutions Real Estate )
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Where Do I Park at My New Home? While the question of where to park at your new home is a simple one, the answer may not be. Where you park in your new neighborhood/community depends on a number of factors, and as part of your due diligence BEFORE you buy a new home you want to understand the par...

By Dennis and Sunshine Smith, Making a Difference 4U in San Diego Real Estate
(RE/MAX By-the-Sea (N Coastal San Diego))
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When convenience, proximity to the beach, fun activities, and great weather are among your main priorities in looking for an active adult community, you need to look at High Country Villas 55+ homes. Living in your active adult to golden years means enjoying a life of leisure where you get plenty...

By Jeff Dowler, CRS, The Southern California Relocation Dude
(Solutions Real Estate )
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Entre Tinta y Lucha: 45 Years of Self-Help Graphic & Art Cannon Art Gallery March Through June 2019 Exhibit The city-owned Walter D. Cannon Art Gallery at the Dove Library complex in South Carlsbad is a popular city-owned gallery offering highly-regarded multiple exhibits each year.  The current ...

By Jeff Dowler, CRS, The Southern California Relocation Dude
(Solutions Real Estate )
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Buy a Carlsbad Pool Home and Enjoy the Outdoor Lifestyle Spring 2019 Market Update Spring is here, summer is just 5 weeks away, our housing market is very active, and perhaps you are considering buying a new home in Carlsbad.  And, maybe, on your list of wants, or perhaps needs, is a private pool...

By Jeff Dowler, CRS, The Southern California Relocation Dude
(Solutions Real Estate )
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What’s the Value of my Escondido Home? Escondido Real Estate Market in April 2019 Escondido is an inland community, about 20 miles from the beaches, depending on your route, and just east of San Marcos. Buyers and sellers in the Escondido housing market need to understand recent trends and curren...

By Jeff Dowler, CRS, The Southern California Relocation Dude
(Solutions Real Estate )
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2019 Carlsbad Village Flicks at the Fountain Series Starts Thursday July 11 We still have a little time before summer officially arrives (5 weeks from tomorrow), but it’s not too early to begin thinking about the 7th annual Flicks at the Fountain series that begin Thursday July 11th, for 6 consec...

By Jeff Dowler, CRS, The Southern California Relocation Dude
(Solutions Real Estate )
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What’s the Value of My Carlsbad Home? Carlsbad Housing Market Report for April 2019 The Carlsbad real estate market continues to change, with several shifts from last month and year ago. These data do not include private sales or manufactured/mobile/multi-family housing; the numbers are derived f...

By Jeff Dowler, CRS, The Southern California Relocation Dude
(Solutions Real Estate )
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Carlsbad Sellers, What You Need to Know About Showings       No matter how prepared we are, and how carefully we write the showing instructions for the MLS so buyer agents know the procedure to follow for showings, stuff can and does happen. Thankfully not often.  Sometimes it’s a mistake on the ...

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