In our newest ‘Home of the Week’ we move from an estate just outside of Salt Lake City to an impressive waterfront home in Newport Beach, California.
Our President & CEO Budge Huskey and other top Coldwell Banker leaders are out west in San Francisco this weekend for the 2013 National Association of Realtors conference. While we’re currently headquartered out of Madison, NJ, we actually started out over 107 years ago in San Francisco after the “Great Earthquake of 1906″.
We’re paying an homage to our San Francisco roots this weekend at the NAR conference, and I couldn’t think of better way to highlight our original ‘hometown’ by showcasing 6 of San Francisco’s most beautiful homes.
House hunting is a daunting task. So many details involved besides the packing, utilities, and the resetting of your roots. Two of my counterparts here at Coldwell Banker are going through this right now and I know the amount of stress, pressure as well as excitement that they’re experiencing, but my friend Vera and her family has experienced this a bit more in the past few years than anyone else I know. In fact, Vera hasn’t just moved across the country and back again in the last year, but she’s also had to go through the ordeal of purchasing a house sight unseen.
Regardless of where you’re buying a home, the neighborhood that home resides plays a big part in whether or not you want to live there. Of course, every neighborhood has aspects that everyone knows about, but it’s the true “locals” that know where all the hidden gems are. No one knows the in’s and out’s [...]
Who wouldn’t want to live in a beachfront, multi-million dollar home on the sunny sands of California where you’re constantly surrounded by exceptionally good looking, youthful people? At first glance that’s what the home on USA’s new show Graceland appears to be, but the story of this home is much deeper and darker than the postcard worthy setting would have you believe.