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, Shannon@CometRealty.com. www.690Monadella.com


Hayley’s Feng Shui Tip: FALL CLEANING TIPS!

September 20, 2011
By: cometrealty

Fall is in the air! Prepare for the change of season (even if you are in California!) with a few deep-cleaning tips for your home. A clean home is a happy home! Clean from ceiling to floors, starting with the most used rooms. Tackle this list over a few weeks if you get overwhelmed. I won’t tell anybody!  LIVING ROOM Dust fans, crown molding and air vents. Soak and wash glass light fixtures.  Walls and corners collect lots of dust (and dog hair, in my case!)…
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TIP: Home Improvements That Pay Off

September 13, 2011
By: cometrealty

Dian Hymer is a nationally syndicated real estate columnist, and author. The temptation is strong: Clean up the yard, declutter the house, and put it on the market without spending time and money sprucing the place up for sale. This is especially the case if you anticipate losing money on the sale. Some real estate agents recommend you do little if anything to get your home ready for sale. This could work if you price the listing to look like a bargain. However, most buyers…
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Top 10 Tax Tips for Sellers According to IRS

September 6, 2011
By: cometrealty

If you are thinking of selling, the first thing you should do is call Comet Realty to find out how they can market and sell your property!  The second thing you should do is look at this list that the IRS has published for sellers. (http://www.irs.gov/newsroom/content/0,,id=104608,00.html.) Here are the IRS’s top 10 tax tips for home sellers (taken from their website August 2011): 1. In general, you are eligible to exclude the gain from income if you have owned and used your home as your…
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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

August 9, 2011
By: cometrealty

It took almost a year, but we found this Happy Comet Realty Client the house of his dreams in San Luis Obispo, in June 2011. He even sent us flowers thanking us for our help. Believe me, the pleasure is all on this side of the table, Mr. Client! Contact one of our amazing Realtors® to help you with all of your real estate transactions. We are at your service! Info@CometRealty.com, or 805.546.9925


Hayley’s Feng Shui Tip: LUCKY DIRECTIONS

July 26, 2011
By: cometrealty

FIND YOUR LUCKY FENG SHUI DIRECTIONThis is the direction for you to sit FACING when you are making decisions, negotiating contracts, working on important projects, etc. Begin by finding your KUA number: FEMALES:  Add together the last two digits of the year you were born.  If the result is 10 or more, add the two digits together to reduce them to a single digit. Add 5. If this result is 10 or more, add them together again to reduce to a single number.  If your answer is…
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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.