Category Archives: Central Coast Real Estate


Buyer Optimism Is Way Up Infographic

November 12, 2013
By: cometrealty

Call your favorite Comet Realty Realtor today  for all your real estate needs!  (HINT: Look to the right for the list!) 805-546-9925,


Financial Perks of Homeownership Infographic

May 15, 2013
By: cometrealty

If you, or someone you know, is considering buying or selling a home this year,  please contact your favorite Comet Realty agent today for excellent representation.  805.546.9925 (HINT: look to the right to see our team of Realtors®)


Advantages of Pre-approval

June 29, 2012
By: cometrealty

The housing market is warming up in many areas, with multiple offers becoming more commonplace. Buyers who want an advantage in the bidding process will need more than a mortgage prequalification – they will need a pre approval. Making sense of the story The differences between mortgage prequalification and preapproval are significant. Prequalifying for a mortgage is based solely on what a borrower discloses to the loan officer or broker about his/her earnings, credit score, and total assets, including what is available for a down…
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Comet Realty’s Photo of the Day

June 15, 2012
By: cometrealty

What is wrong with this picture?  Let me count the ways: 1. A wood stove2. Made out of wood 3. Guaranteed to burn 4 hours 4. Made in Poland 5. Only $48.95 We found this in a machine shop in a very unique house we were showing to one of our clients. It could barely be seen through the dust of the years (and I mean years). We dusted it off and sure enough, it said what we thought it said.  Firewood costs $5/bundle. It…
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Six Must Haves for Mortgage Approval

March 12, 2012
By: cometrealty

Interest rates are hovering around historical lows, and low interest rates increase affordability, making it easier for buyers to qualify. Yet stories of buyers waiting months to gain loan approval and home purchase transactions not closing on time due to lender’s strict underwriting are all too common.Some buyers are turned down for illogical reasons. For instance, if you have investments — even if they’re performing well — an underwriter might deny the mortgage because your portfolio doesn’t fall into the underwriter’s risk assessment model.One couple…
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FOR SALE: 1938 Bungalow in Downtown Templeton

February 11, 2012
By: cometrealty

This terrific 1938 bungalow is located in downtown Templeton, California at the corner of First & Main. Currently used as an office, this quaint property offers hardwood floors, coved ceilings, arched doorways, plaster walls, and a remodeled period style restroom. It has recently been painted with updated wiring and insulation. Exterior features include great visibility, custom concrete walkways and patio, landscaping, 2 beautiful heritage oak trees, garage, shed, and a large parking lot. 100 S. Main in Templeton has amazing potential. Contact your favorite Comet Realty…
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For Sale: Oasis in Arroyo Grande!

September 30, 2011
By: cometrealty

Please contact Shannon Fitzpatrick to arrange for your private tour of this fantastic home, or other Central Coast Properties.  Shannon can be reached at 805-801-5436,