2011 San Diego California Real Estate Market

The holiday bells are beginning to quiet down and the new year has arrived. Looking through the San Diego real estate headlines I’m seeing a rehash of some of the past headlines. Do these sound familiar to you: * Act now, or you may be paying thousands more in a few months. * What a great time to buy with low interest rates and a good supply of homes for sale, * Solid signs of a firming market, * With interest rates near all-time lows, buying now is a no-brainer,…

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San Diego 2012 Real Estate Forecast

Where does the San Diego real estate market seem to be headed for 2012? Once again at this time of year, when all the pundits come out with their forecast, it’s the rare individual that does not go along with the real estate industry’s proverbial ‘now’s the time to buy’ mantra. I’m going to be part of the 1% who deviates from the traditional ‘by now before you’re priced out of the market’ end of the year talking points. I bet you have an idea where I’m going with my…

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San Diego Real Estate 2010 Forecast: – The Year of the Strategic Mortgage Default

It would be easy to write a 2010 real estate forecast by repeating the industry line that “the new year will mark a turnaround for real estate values; those who act fast will be able to get the best buys.” Real world facts, at least in San Diego, seem to indicate otherwise. San Diego’s real estate market will most likely have another down-turn in the year 2010, and there are many rationalities why. Remember, many of the adjustable home loans were designed with five and seven year interest adjustments. Many…

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