Santa Cruz Home Deal: 640 Graham Hill Road

Santa Cruz County Home Deal: 640 Graham Hill Road

Do you want to slide into the Deal of the Day? Right here at 640 Graham Hill Road in Santa Cruz County? 🌳👏🏽 I’m Shemeika Fox, Your Santa Cruz Real Estate Expert.😊And this beautiful single-level home, 🏡 on a very nearly-flat parcel, right on Graham Hill road is quiet and private, and still super close to town.🎢🌊 It … Continued

January 2020 National Real Estate Market Update

January 2020 National Real Estate Market Update

Home buyers purchasing power in increasing across the nation. That’s great for buyers because it means it’s easier to purchase a home. And it’s also great for sellers because it means buyers can qualify for more money. Hi, I’m Shemeika Fox, Your Santa Cruz Real Estate Expert, here to bring you the January 2020 National … Continued

January 2020 Santa Cruz Real Estate Market Update

January 2020 Santa Cruz Real Estate Market Update

If you’re like most people, you’re wondering about the Santa Cruz real estate market in 2019. And even more importantly, how the Santa Cruz real estate market conditions affect you if you’re considering buying a home in Santa Cruz or selling a home in Santa Cruz. Hi, I’m Shemeika Fox, Your Santa Cruz Real Estate … Continued

4 Mistakes Home Sellers Make In Santa Cruz

Selling a house is a huge financial transaction entailing a long and complicated process. As a result, there are plenty of opportunities for things to go wrong and for sellers to make costly mistakes. It doesn’t have to be that way, though. With some planning and knowledge, along with a good measure of objectivity, most … Continued

Santa Cruz Home Deal of the Day: 202 Moss Ln

Santa Cruz Home Deal of the Day: 202 Moss Ln

Are you wanting to play me in pool or  poker?🎱 Well you could at this Pasatiempo ⛳️ Santa Cruz Home Deal of the Day: 202 Moss Ln! 💛This gorgeous 3 bedroom 3 bath Santa Cruz 🏄🏽home has an immaculate entry way with a cozy fireplace, 🔥upgraded kitchen, 🚿 a sunroom for an office, 📚a wrap … Continued

Alimur Mobile Home Park in Soquel, California

Alimur Mobile Home Park in Soquel, California

Want to know more about the Alimur Mobile Home Park, right here in Soquel in Santa Cruz County, California? My name is Shemeika Fox. I’m your Santa Cruz real estate expert and I’m here to tell you everything that you need to know about this wonderful park. The fabulous thing about Alimur Mobile Home Park … Continued

Moving Hacks For Buyers and Sellers In Santa Cruz

Moving can be exciting – the beginning of a brand-new chapter in your life. But it is usually also one of the most dreaded tasks we face in our lives. But moving doesn’t have to be as hateful and onerous as it usually is for most people. There are ways to reduce the anxiety and … Continued

Soquel, California Home Deal

Soquel, California Home Deal

Wow! What a beautiful Santa Cruz mountain view from this lovely, well-maintained, 1994 mobile home in the Alimur Park in the heart of Soquel. The Alimur Park in Soquel California, is an all-age community, and is now, since 2016, is also a resident owned park! This unit, #226 in the Alimur Park is 3 bedrooms, … Continued

Affordable Santa Cruz Home: 4300 Soquel Drive 226

Affordable Santa Cruz Home: 4300 Soquel Drive 226

Are you looking to live in the Soquel area but are having a hard time finding something within your budget? We know, Santa Cruz is a well sought after and expensive area to live in. However, have no fear! Because you CAN live in a beautiful and Affordable Santa Cruz Home: 4300 Soquel Drive 226! … Continued

5 Tips For A Successful Open House In Santa Cruz

It seems there’s a lot of confusion surrounding open houses. Some people think you don’t need them at all, and others claim open houses are essential. While “63% of top real estate agents said that they do not always recommend open houses,” other agents “estimate that at least 20% of their sales results from an open house.” The … Continued

selling santa cruz real estate creatively

Selling Santa Cruz Real Estate Creatively

Meet Sarah, Shemeika Fox’s marketing assistant. What has she learned about selling Santa Cruz Real Estate since working with Shemeika? What tactics does Shemeika use in the sale process that differs from those of other agents? Listen to all that Sarah has learned about Selling Santa Cruz Real Estate creatively! Here’s what Sarah had to … Continued

6 Unusual Things You Can Do To Sell Your House In Santa Cruz

Except on rare occasions, selling a home is usually not easy or quick, especially if you deploy the same old tired tactics everyone else has been and is still using. Even in a healthy seller’s market, you still have a lot of competition, and you still have to make your listing and your house stand … Continued

How is the Housing Market in December?

How is the Housing Market in December?

Happy Holidays! Are you wondering how the Housing Market is in December? Is now a good time to buy or sell a home? Are rents generally going up or are we seeing a decrease? Are we going to have a recession in 2020? I’m Shemeika Fox, Your Santa Cruz Real Estate Expert, and I’m here … Continued

Santa Cruz County Market Update December

December Santa Cruz County Real Estate Market Update

Happy Holidays! Want to know what the Real Estate Market is doing in Santa Cruz County this December? Is now a good time to buy or sell a house in Santa Cruz County? I’m Shemeika Fox, your Santa Cruz Real Estate Expert, and in this video you’ll find out all you need to know about … Continued

Santa Cruz Country Horse Property with Two Homes

Santa Cruz Country Horse Property with Two Homes

Are you looking for a luxury Santa Cruz country horse property with two homes, a swimming pool, amazing views,  and pet-friendly features? Well, I’ve found you the Deal of the Day on the westside of Santa Cruz at the Meder Street extension! If you want more information on this home with acreage or anything like … Continued

How To Use Color To Sell Your House In Santa Cruz

You know you need to do some repainting when preparing to sell your house in order to make it more appealing to buyers. You may get by with just some touch-up, or you may have to repaint large portions of both the exterior and the interior. Either way, you need to choose the right color(s) … Continued

Buying A House in Santa Cruz: A Step By Step Process

Especially for first-time homebuyers, the process of buying a house may seem overly complicated and not a little overwhelming, which is made worse by all the industry jargon. The best thing to do then is to think of it terms of that old question that asks, “How do you eat an elephant?” And the answer … Continued

What Does A Santa Cruz Real Estate Lawyer Do?

Not only will buying a home likely be the largest purchase of your life, but it will also probably be the most complex and legally involved transaction you’ll enter into. Because buying a home involves the law of real property, a unique set of laws, it involves legal issues that you won’t see in other … Continued

Santa Cruz Real Estate Market Update November 2019

Santa Cruz Real Estate Market Update November 2019

Santa Cruz Real Estate Market Update- November 2019 Santa Cruz Real Estate Market Update- November 2019   – It’s that time again. Time for your Santa Cruz Real Estate Market Update- November 2019 What is happening right here in our local Santa Cruz Real Estate Market Update- November 2019 ? I’m Shemeika Fox, your Santa … Continued

6 Marketing Mistakes Home Sellers Make in Santa Cruz

The real estate market, on average nationwide, still favors sellers. But, although inventory is still below demand and home prices are still rising slightly, marketing remains a key component of selling your home quickly and at a good price. As a seller, you are entering a competitive market, and you have to beat out your … Continued

How to Prepare Your Santa Cruz Home For Sale!

How To Prepare Your Santa Cruz Home For Sale

  How to Prepare Your Santa Cruz Home For Sale! You may have heard that staging can increase the profitability on the sale of the home and I truly believe that. That is why I am today, here with Mahlah from Design Me by Mahlah. We are going to talk about: How to Prepare Your … Continued

How To Get A Great Deal on Your Mortgage In Santa Cruz

For most people, buying a home is the largest purchase they will ever make – one that they’ll be paying off for the next 15 to 30 years. It only makes sense, then, to get the best deal possible on your mortgage. Even a slightly lower interest rate can mean a savings of several thousand … Continued

6 Things That Will Scare Away Buyers In Santa Cruz

In a competitive housing market, you have to do everything you can to gain an edge on the competition. That means pricing competitively, making necessary repairs and upgrades, and maybe even offering concessions to sweeten the deal. No matter how much you do, though, homebuyers will always be (understandably) extremely picky, so you have to … Continued

4 Tips For Pricing Your House In Santa Cruz

Pricing your house right is the most important step in the sale process, as well as your most effective marketing tool. If your house isn’t priced to sell, chances are it will languish unsold on the market- which further decreases your chances of making a sale at or near the price you need. You will, … Continued

5 Tips For Single Parent Buying A Home In Santa Cruz

Most home buyers today are either single individuals or couples, which can be explained by the fact that Millennials make up the largest share of the home buying market. Still, there are plenty of single parents buying homes today. The major difference is that single parents sometimes find it more difficult to buy a home … Continued

5 Landscaping Tips To Sell Your House In Santa Cruz

Curb appeal is what allows buyers to form that critical first impression of your house. And landscaping is a hugely important element of curb appeal. In fact, attractive, well-maintained landscaping can add up to 10% (or more) to the value of your home. So it’s worthwhile even if you hire professional landscapers. Either way, here … Continued

6 Tips for Military Families Relocating To the Santa Cruz Area

Relocating can be an anxiety-filled, overwhelming undertaking for anyone who has to suffer through it. Often, though, it’s especially tough for military families and even has its own name: Permanent Change of Station (PCS). Military families typically have to relocate often, and the relocation is sometimes to the other side of the world. Because our … Continued