Surf and Turf Homes Blog

Buying in a Seller’s Market: Q & A with Linda Lederer-Bernstein

Many buyers are finding it very challenging to purchase homes in San Diego’s current housing market. In one case, a buyer offered more than $50,000 over the asking price on a condo in Carmel Valley and still did not get their offer accepted. The selling agent received 36 other offers on the property after only one weekend of it being on the market! Linda offers her perspective as a real estate agent with over 36 years of experience helping clients buy and sell homes.

Left Behind: Selling the Home of Someone Who Has Passed Away

Mourning the death of a loved one is never easy. Once the initial wave of planning their memorial and grieving their immediate loss has subsided, it can be overwhelming to then have to deal with everything from their personal belongings to the property they have left behind. Whether you are taking care of the sale of the deceased’s home as a family or going through a trust, probate, or legal team, putting a house on the market comes with a whole new set of decisions. 

Refresh Your Home This Fall

Thinking about selling your home and wondering what to do to get your home ready? Cooler seasons can be a tricky time to keep up your curb appeal and show your home in its best light. Whether you're planning to sell this fall or just want to get a jump start on the new year, here are some ideas you can do right now to prep your home to sell faster and for more money! 

Beyond the Gates: A Look at Rancho Santa Fe’s Exclusive Resort Communities

Are you looking for the ultimate resort-style retreat for your new home? The greater Rancho Santa Fe area encompasses a variety of prestigious golf and country clubs for those seeking to get the most out of San Diego’s amazing weather and live an active lifestyle. With so many options, it can be challenging to decide what community and club are right for you. Learn more about these exclusive clubs and neighborhoods to discover which one best fits your lifestyle.

Building Buyer Anticipation

Are you looking to sell a home in San Diego County? Pre-marketing is a proven strategy to build anticipation, drive demand, and help sellers get the best offer, faster. To achieve the highest possible sales price, I recommend a three-stage marketing plan that leverages my private network of top agents, public pre-marketing of your home as a Coming Soon, as well as an official marketing campaign when the listing is fully ready to launch.

When One Door Closes, Another Door Opens

Whether you are buying your first home as a couple, expecting a new child, transitioning to a more permanent work-at home situation, or getting a divorce, it's important to have a realtor with the financial acumen and emotional intelligence to help you through the process. As a Realtor, my goal is to provide my clients with the most accurate information, so that they are empowered to make well-informed decisions for now and for the future.

Linda Lederer Bernstein

Linda Lederer Bernstein

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