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Rancho Santa Fe

Discover Rancho Santa Fe's golf courses, tennis clubs, gated communities, and idyllic countryside lifestyle known for exceptional guard gated communities.

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Decor Ideas to Perfect Your Home Away From Home

Do you want to spruce up your second home? Make your brand new vacation home feel just like your own with these creative home decor ideas.


You've finally found the second home of your dreams, and you can't wait to take your family and friends on vacation in it.

The only problem?

It's not yet furnished and decorated -- or if it is, the style and decor don't exactly match up with your tastes.

The wonderful thing about vacation home decor is that it gives you the perfect opportunity to take a few design risks, or to try out trends you normally might be too afraid of.

Looking for advice about how to decorate your second home?

Keep on reading this post to access some of our

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Make A Room Look Luxurious

Not only are high end properties more valuable on the real estate market, but they are also infinitely elegant and stylish. However, a great number of individuals believe that they need a sizable budget to add a touch of glamour and luxury to their homes. Yet, all you need is little creativity and an eye for aesthetics and you’ll design a home that exudes sophistication and opulence.


How do you see luxury?

The first step is deciding what luxury means to you. Don’t be misled into thinking that luxury homes are those where all the furniture and accessories comes with a hefty price tag. You need to find your own sense of style and express it through your home décor while also implementing certain elements

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Real Estate Marketing With Instagram: Why You Should Use Influencer Event Marketing

Real Estate Instagram Influencer Marketing

Marketing with Instagram is an underutilized marketing strategy in real estate. Have you ever thought of using Instagram influencer event marketing as a way to promote a listing? Here are some reasons to consider it.


Having your brand, product, or service recognized on Instagram will require a lot of hard work. As of December 24, 2017, there are an estimated 25 million businesses on Instagram and 40 billion photos uploaded.

As you can see, the competition is super high. So what should a business do to try and capitalize on the high volume of users that businesses are competing for? One is to be very strategic in your marketing strategy.


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You've decided to live in Rancho Santa Fe, California? What a great choice!

As you've been looking into it, you may have wondered what it's really like to live in this beautiful place.

Well, you're in luck. We've created this guide to help you learn the ins and outs of the Rancho Santa Fe, CA lifestyle. Imagine the luxury of Beverly Hills, Bel-Air, and Malibu but with a rustic countryside charm.


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Location & History

Rancho Santa Fe is a suburb of San Diego, located in San Diego's North County. It's a unique inland community that is mostly residential with around 5,000 residents currently.

Upon first glance, Rancho Santa Fe may seem like any other ranch community, but that couldn't be farther from the truth.

Yes, you'll

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13 Things to Consider Before Buying a Vacation Rental Property

Buying A Vacation Home In San Diego

Savvy real estate investors know that buying vacation rentals isn't just about the price being right. If you want to know what you're getting into by buying a vacation rental property, read this and make the most out of your purchase.  

42% of vacation homebuyers purchase their property with the goal of using it as a family retreat or for vacations. These findings provide a strong indication of the growing popularity of vacation homes in the past few years.

Travelers are now more than willing to trade the usual resort or villa for the homely comfortable experience that's to be found in a vacation home. The shift in customer preferences has made buying a vacation rental

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Home Improvement and Remodeling Trends For 2019 and Beyond


When it comes to remodeling and decorating your home, it's always helpful to see what's popular and trending. If you haven't updated your home for a while, you're in for a treat. Technologies have improved so that there are more durable and great looking options for more affordable prices, and many innovations have allowed more smart technology breakthroughs with more convenience. This trend report is based on what I see in the majority of higher end and luxury homes, as well as what's trending on Pinterest and Houzz. Some of these trends aren't new...they have been growing in popularity for the last 5 to 10 years, and others are on the brink of rapid adaption. You will also see

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Crucial Factors To Consider Before Buying A Horse Property28 Things To Know Before Buying Equestrian Real Estate. Learn about crucial factors to consider before buying a horse property by San Diego Real Estate Agent Joy Bender | Luxury Realtor® #equestrianstyle #horse #horses #equestrian #realestate #REDigitalMarketing


Buying a horse property is unlike any other real estate venture.  The right horse ranch for you is dependent on which riding discipline you are accommodating. While searching equestrian real estate for sale, there are many factors that go into determining whether or not the property is a good fit.  Below are a few of the most important factors to consider when evaluating each equestrian property both vacant land and properties with existing infrastructure. Keep these factors in mind on your next horse ranch search, and you’ll have all the info you need to find the equestrian property that’s the best fit for you.   

1. Location

When accessing a location it's important to

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We Have 5 Reasons To Buy Real Estate in San Diego by San Diego Real Estate Agent Joy Bender | Luxury Realtor® #sandiegoismyhome #sandiego #sandiegoconnection #sdlocals #REDigitalMarketing


Reasons To Buy Real Estate in San Diego

There are so many things to love about San Diego, from its beaches and people to the diverse cultures and cityscape. It’s a perfect place to relocate your family to, or buy a second residence for family gatherings. While there are countless reasons to purchase real estate in San Diego – a visit will have you convinced – here are the top five. 

Growing Real Estate Market

To start with, the leading reason to buy property in San Diego is because our real estate market is strong and there is no sign of a housing bubble. There are limited signs of a housing bubble and market forecasts for the area are favorable as the county continues to recover from the 2008 financial crisis.  Jobs and incomes in

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55+ homeowners in San Diego learn about California Prop 60 and 90 get information on propositions 60 and 90 property tax relief for San Dieog homeowners who are 55 years of age or older by San Diego Real Estate Agent Joy Bender | Luxury Realtor® #sandiegoismyhome #sandiego #sandiegoconnection #sdlocals #REDigitalMarketing


Understanding Propositions 60 and 90

Propositions 60 and 90, passed in 1986 and 1988 respectively, are forms of property tax relief for California homeowners who are 55 years of age or older. The propositions allow homeowners to transfer their property tax base year value from their current home to their replacement home. The propositions are beneficial for 55+ homeowners because the property tax base for the original property is guaranteed to be much less than today’s property tax base based on the current fair market value.

What is Proposition 60 and 90?

Proposition 60 allows the homebuyer to transfer their property tax base year value within the same county (intra-county) while Proposition 90 allows the homebuyer to transfer

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Find the best San Diego farmers markets with scheduled days and times by San Diego Real Estate Agent Joy Bender | Luxury Realtor® #sandiegoismyhome #sandiego #sandiegoconnection #sdlocals #REDigitalMarketing


San Diego Area Farmers Markets

Whether you’re looking for a Saturday morning adventure or want to grab fresh fruits and vegetables for your table, the plethora of San Diego Farmer’s markets are just one of the many perks to living here. We’ve put together a quick list of some of the area’s best and most-loved farmer’s markets. This is not an exhaustive list, but it will certainly get you started.

Popular Farmers Markets in San Diego

La Jolla Open Aire Market

The La Jolla Open Aire Market has been running every Sunday 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. year round since October 25th, 1998. All proceeds from the La Jolla Open Aire Market benefit La Jolla Elementary School. It's located on the corner of Girad Ave and Genter in the La Jolla Village.

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