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Serving the Santa Maria Valley and surrounding Central Coast areas
Santa Maria, Orcutt, Nipomo, Lompoc & Arroyo Grande
Published on November 27th, 2013 Leave A Comment D'Ann Bartley
From the California Association of REALTORS® comes the results of a recent survey asking buyers what features they most hope to find when purchasing a new home. In our area, we may not have quite as many energy-efficient features as in other weather-driven regions, such as the desert or mountains. Our beautiful, moderate Central Coast climate means we aren't necessarily...Read More!
Published on November 21st, 2013 Leave A Comment D'Ann Bartley
My new listing is a great combination of the charm we expect and love in older homes, and the contemporary conveniences more suited to today's lifestyle! Built in 1941 in an established area of Santa Maria, it has 3 bedrooms, 2 baths, a formal living and dining room, and a large comfy family room that was added onto the original...Read More!
Published on November 12th, 2013 Leave A Comment D'Ann Bartley
This is one of the neatest homes I've seen for a retiree, a first-time buyer, a young family, you name it! Located in an established neighborhood off of Donovan Road on the east side of the 101 Freeway, the first thing you will notice is the nice landscaping and TLC the owner has given it. Come on inside, and note...Read More!
Published on November 7th, 2013 Leave A Comment D'Ann Bartley
Today I'm going to share a little secret I've known for over 25 years, since I was a "newbie" or "rookie" in this business! I noticed this pattern in the first few years I was in real estate, and I've yet to be proven wrong. My secret? That November through February can be one of the best times for buyers! ...Read More!
Published on October 26th, 2013 Leave A Comment D'Ann Bartley
A graphic report of the features most buyers value in a home -- courtesy of a survey by the California Association of REALTORS®. Note that on the Central Coast, we do not need air-conditioning! In some areas of California, such as the Inland Empire, it is vital, but not here, with our beautiful beaches and ocean breezes (not to mention...Read More!
Published on October 17th, 2013 Leave A Comment D'Ann Bartley
This is a real beauty, with lots of upgrades that will appeal to the discriminating! The largest floor plan, it has just under 2,700 square feet, 4 bedrooms, 3 baths, a delightful upgraded kitchen, updated baths, and very appealing grounds. Located on a cul-de-sac near a small park, and of course, within walking distance of charming Old Orcutt! Membership at...Read More!
Published on October 3rd, 2013 2 Comments » D'Ann Bartley
Have just returned from a trip to the Heartland, my hometown of Topeka, Kansas! Guess what I was asked, over and over, by friends and family alike --- "how's the real estate market?" I was looked at askance more than once, when I responded that it seems pretty good to me, considering our prices are up about 10% over this...Read More!
Published on September 21st, 2013 Leave A Comment D'Ann Bartley
On Monday, September 23, Prudential California Realty will become Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices California Properties, and we at Prudential are all very, very excited about the change! Warren Buffett can buy and sell just about any company in the world, and while Prudential Real Estate has been a part of HomeServices (a major company owned by Berkshire Hathaway) for a long...Read More!
Published on September 19th, 2013 Leave A Comment D'Ann Bartley
If you appreciate a carefree lifestyle, and want to live in a fabulous neighborhood, you will want to consider this single level Foxenwood Townhome! It's an end unit, giving you more privacy and views, and included for the enjoyment of the homeowners in this lovely development is the use of a pool, spa, clubhouse and tennis courts! Or just do...Read More!
Published on September 17th, 2013 Leave A Comment D'Ann Bartley
And remember, these are only the five top ways a Realtor® can make your buying process better --- there are many more! Add a whole lot of experience to the equation and your chances for a successful transaction increase ten-fold. Try almost 28 years of full-time professional service to buyers and sellers --- that would be me! It's one of the...Read More!