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Tuesday, July 7, 2020   /   by Monique 'Moey' Nichols

9 Upgrades To Add Value To Your Home Sale

#1) BIG SHOWERS

BIG showers are often on of the BIGGEST selling features in a home!  You don't have to start ripping apart every bathroom in the house though.  Focus on the Master Bathroom.  If you have a shower-tub combination, consider removing the bathtub to create a large, step-in-shower.  Add dual shower heads to finish the modern look.  
 #2) ACCENT TILE
Accent tile in the kitchen and bathrooms can completely transform the home.  Adding tile as a backsplash above the cooking space instantly boosts value & aesthetics.  Consider gutting your shower and bathtub walls and installing subway tile and incorporate a stylish decorative stone, tile or glass border.  Revamp the vanity area to match for a total makeover. 



#3) KITCHEN ISLAND

This goes hand in hand with #6.  One of the best home improvement projects you can do to add value is adding a kitchen island.  No matter how big or small, islands p ...

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Friday, June 26, 2020   /   by Monique 'Moey' Nichols

Delightful 2 Bedroom 1.5 Bathroom Grover Beach Home

Delightful 2 story, 2 bedroom, 1.5 bathroom home on a quiet cul-de-sac in the charming community of Scandia Villas. Enjoy your own Utopia in the private backyard, surrounded by living vines and whimsical trees. Live in the heart of the Central Coast, just blocks from the beach, famous Oceano Dunes and less than 3 miles from the historical Village of Arroyo Grande and freeway access.

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Thursday, June 18, 2020   /   by Monique 'Moey' Nichols

National Homeowner Equity

CoreLogic analysis shows U.S. homeowners with mortgages (roughly 63% of all properties) have seen their equity increase by a total of nearly $590 billion since the first quarter of 2019, an increase of 6.5%, year over year.  
 
In the first quarter of 2020, the average homeowner gained approximately $9,600 in equity during the past year


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Monday, May 11, 2020   /   by Monique 'Moey' Nichols

Virtual Tour: 4 Bedroom 2 Bathroom Home on 1/2 Acre in Nipomo

Beautiful 4 bedroom home on a half-acre has a landscaped front yard with mature trees and a private courtyard patio. Enter into the welcoming Great Room with vaulted ceilings, wood floors, a fireplace to cozy by & large Bay window. The spacious, dine-in kitchen has a breakfast bar, celestial skylight, ample counter space and walk-in pantry. Segue from the kitchen to the Multi-Use room with wall-to-wall built in cabinets, desk and additional fireplace. Fabulous space for relaxing, recreation, dining, studying or home office area.

Nicely sized 1st 3 bedrooms have ceiling fans and picture windows. Enter the Master Suite through in-home double doors or via private slider entrance from the patio garden. Master Bedroom has a large walk-in closet, wet bar kitchenette area, plus an ensuite with double sinks, a separate soaking tub and step in shower.  Master Suite recently used as a lucrative Air BnB. 

Enjoy the Central Coast weather BBQing on the back patios, growi ...

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Friday, April 10, 2020   /   by Monique 'Moey' Nichols

Virtual Open House in Arborwalk Home

Darling, white picket fence, gated community of Arborwalk welcomes you home! This 2 story home has 3 bedrooms & 2.5 bathrooms, all bedrooms located on the second story. The downstairs living area has an open concept floorplan. This home includes a laundry room, attached 2 car garage and patio yard with a built in gas outdoor grill.

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