Category Archives: Central Coast Real Estate

Happy Comet Realty Clients

August 23, 2011
By: cometrealty

This fantastic remodeled 3 bedroom 2 bath home in Los Osos was a great deal for one of our investors. He then contracted with Keith Hoffmann, Realtor®, to property manage it for him. The home is currently being loved by some amazing tenants who plan on staying there for a long time. Please contact Comet Realty – a full service Real Estate firm – to find out what they can do for you. From selling to buying to property management, they are just a phone…
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Four Ways On-line Real Estate Valuations FAIL

August 16, 2011
By: cometrealty

Tara-Nicholle Nelson is an author and the Consumer Ambassador and Educator for real estate listings search site Trulia.com.Q: Knowing that I would be selling my home, I have been following price ranges for comparable properties to my home on a couple of major real estate websites. Now that I am ready to list, all the agents I’ve talked to say that the websites are so out of line that their recommendations are worthless. What a shock! A: Real estate websites have transformed the whole experience consumers have…
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Happy Comet Realty Clients

July 19, 2011
By: cometrealty

This adorable two bedroom, one bath home in Atascadero was purchased by one of Comet Realty’s happy clients in May, 2011. Other than the fact that this is one of the cutest little cottages in all of the land, she also got it for 85% of the asking price! She is truly a Happy Comet Realty Client! The Realtors® at Comet Realty are amazing negotiators. Call them today to experience the Comet Realty difference. 805.546.9925 or Info@CometRealty.com.


Happy Comet Realty Clients

July 8, 2011
By: cometrealty

In May of 2011, Tim Townley, Broker, listed 185 Aspen in Arroyo Grande as a short sale, and closed it successfully within 69 days for more than 95% of the asking price!  Short sales can be stressful transactions for all parties involved. Let Tim, or any of our other experienced Realtors, negotiate YOUR transaction and experience the Comet Realty difference for yourself. Tim can be reached at 805.440.8735 or Tim@CometRealty.com. 


Owning a Home is the Anchor to “The American Dream”

June 12, 2011
By: cometrealty

RISMedia, June 10, 2011—Despite the ups and downs of the housing market, home owners and non-owners alike consider owning a home essential to the American Dream. That’s the key finding of a recent survey of people likely to vote in 2012 that was conducted on behalf of the National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) by Public Opinion Strategies of Alexandria, Va., and Lake Research Partners of Washington, D.C. “The survey results show that Americans see beyond the immediate housing market to the enduring value of…
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San Luis Obispo Local Realtors – Comet Realty

May 15, 2011
By: cometrealty

Insider real estate knowledge is irreplaceable. No matter what charts, graphs, listings and blogs you find on-line, there’s nothing more valuable than a well-informed opinion from a real estate professional with experience in your neighborhood or community. Call one of Comet Realty’s professionals today to get local knowledge on the local real estate market in San Luis Obispo & Santa Barbara counties. Pictured from left to right in front of their 1965 Mercury Comet Station Wagon: Mike Copeland ®, 805.441.9021  Mike@CometRealty.com  Kristin Lachemann ®, 805.801.4653  Kristin@CometRealty.com Hayley Townley…
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Butter or Parkay? Photo of the Day

May 3, 2011
By: cometrealty

 The things you see when you are out and about. I tried to get my clients to buy it just for the sign. We found another place for them. Don’t be surprised if you see the same sign at their new place when they close escrow on their new home! 


First impressions are lasting!

April 30, 2011
By: cometrealty

by Dian Hymer Imagine walking into an important job interview looking like you just dragged yourself out of bed. You’d be unlikely to make a good impression and diminish your chance of securing the job. The same goes for selling a home. First impressions are lasting. Some buyers won’t even look at the inside of a listing that doesn’t have good curb appeal.Today’s buyers are picky. There is no sense of urgency in the market, so buyers are holding out for the best home they can…
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FOR SALE: 1332 PURPLE SAGE, SAN LUIS OBISPO, CA (MLS #171481)

March 16, 2011
By: cometrealty

Move right into this 3 bedroom plus office/den/4th bedroom, 3 bath home. This lovely home is located in the Los Ranchos school district in San Luis Obispo, across from a neighborhood park and walking/biking paths. Other amenities include eco-friendly drought tolerant landscaping, plantation shutters, tile and laminate flooring, loft area, and 2 car garage.  It’s priced at only $589,000. Call Comet Realty today to see the inside of this superclean home! Visit the property website for more information:   www.1332PurpleSage.com


California Home Sales Rose in January 2011

February 19, 2011
By: cometrealty

California home sales rose in January, marking three consecutive monthly increases and posting their highest level since May 2010, according to data compiled from California Association of Realtors (C.A.R.).  “With lower home prices and rates edging up from their historic lows of late last year, prospective home buyers should consider the opportunities in today’s market,” said C.A.R. President Beth L. Peerce. California home sales rose 5.1 percent in January compared with December, to a revised pace of 520,080 units.  Sales also increased 2.5 percent in…
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