Situations arise when family members have to make difficult decisions regarding the home of a loved one who is no longer able to care for it. A Chula Vista resident recently faced this dilemma and turned to Renovation Realty for help in renovating and listing her family’s home, which was outdated and behind on mortgage […]Read More..
Now that summer is over and vacations and trips have come to an end, many homeowners are starting to think more seriously about selling before the end of 2014. NowU.com offers a list of 9 easy projects under $500 to help beautify your living space and to make it more attractive to potential buyers. From fixing […]Read More..
Many families reach a point when trying to decide whether to renovate their existing home, or to search for a new home that fits their current needs. For every family, the answer to this question varies. Renovation Realty president Cannon Christian was recently interviewed on whether renovating your current home or buying a new home […]Read More..
Depending on the financial resources of the buyer, San Diego has a number of options for first-time homebuyers, move-up buyers and locals searching for investment properties. Bay Park/Bay Ho has emerged as a new up-and-coming neighborhood. An older community with a great central location, this area is close to major freeways, and makes commutes accessible […]Read More..
Our team is experiencing booming business from individuals who have inherited properties. A growing number of clients are heirs who want to sell for the highest net cash return. We’ve completed more than 100 projects in this sector, starting with renovations as small as $1,000 in safety and habitability repairs, to full remodels costing […]Read More..
Your kitchen is the most utilized room in your home, a place where families and friends gather for daily meals and holiday celebrations. The kitchen space, now more than ever, serves as a central gathering point and an extension of living and family rooms, the so-called great rooms. According to the Zillow Digs Home Design […]Read More..
For most homeowners, the idea of renovating an outdated home in order to sell it for a higher price sounds overwhelming. What will the out-of-pocket costs be? What are the important renovations to consider? Which renovations are inconsequential and won’t affect market value? Will the investment result in a high enough return? Home renovations […]Read More..
Dubbed the “Alamo Bungalow,” the Mission Hills home was once featured in San Diego Home/Garden magazine as a “historical gem.” Prior to its sale, the homeowner and renowned local architect Mildred Love selected San Diego-based Renovation Realty to oversee the renovations. In-house designer Michelle Sanchez took the lead to “capture the home’s 1913 essence.” Read more about […]Read More..
Sanchez encourages homeowners to find inspiration from popular websites like Pinterest, Houzz and Google Images. When renovating, she suggests having a large, open kitchen layout and to place importance on the practical aspect as well as the functionality of the kitchen. Puck ( accent) recessed lighting can add the mood element, which brings a high […]Read More..
Quality time with your significant other can be priceless, but there are alternatives to spending money going out to dinner and a movie, paying for a local “stay-cation”, or attempting to take dance lessons together. Michelle Sanchez, in-house designer for Renovation Realty, recommends taking on a DIY project at home with your companion. Showing someone you […]Read More..