Archive for February 2014

Real Estate Rebound Makes Flipping a Home Attractive Again

In conjunction with the rise in house prices, the profit potential for flipping a home in the Bay Area is once more drawing the entrepreneur-minded. Flipping a home is the process of purchasing a property—often one in a rundown condition—then improving its value and reselling it for a quick profit. Quick is the key word […]

Buying a Santa Cruz Vacation Home Can Bring Multiple Benefits

For many Santa Cruz homeowners, it sounds more like a pipe dream than a carefully thought-out investment: getting your own vacation home—a refuge where you can put your feet up, relax, and tune out the stress of daily life. True, if you look only at the cost of a second home, it sounds like a […]