Blog for 55+ : Housing Decision Making Insights

Blog for 55+ : Housing Decision Making Insights

San Diego 55+ Communities

San Diego 55+ Communities Find San Diego 55+ communities at DreamWellHomes.com sorted by cities and communities with homes for sale and listings updated daily. Some of the best… Read more »

55+ Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

Q: I am under 55 years of age, could I live in a 55 and older community? A: Each community has their own unique rules and enforcement… Read more »

Common reasons why seniors relocate to a new home

Common reasons why seniors relocate to a new home

When it comes to making a housing change, seniors generally have common reasons and goals that they’re hoping to achieve by doing so. Look at the table… Read more »

Overview of Housing Styles in San Diego 55+ Senior Communities

Learn the housing styles available in San Diego 55+ Senior Communities Land Ownership Community Communities where you own the housing and the land which the home sits… Read more »

Why retire in San Diego?

We’re talking about the next 20, 30 or 40 years of your life. And over 1.3 million residents already know what we’re talking about… with a little… Read more »

Continuing Care Retirement Communities in San Diego and Orange County

CONTINUING CARE RETIREMENT COMMUNITIES – CCRC Discover a simplified solution to all your retirement needs and the best senior living communities in San Diego and Orange County… Read more »

Searching homes for sale online? What you need to know about access to real estate listings using Internet Data Exchange (IDX)

Understanding Your Access to Real Estate Listings using Internet Data Exchange (IDX) We’d like to clarify with our website visitors that we use Internet Data Exchange (IDX)… Read more »

New California State Laws Allow for Accessory Dwelling Units i.e. Rental Units, Casitas, “Granny Flats”, and Guest Houses

New California Laws makes it easier to build accessory dwelling units such as ‘granny flats’, guest houses, “in-law” suites, supplemental rental units September 28, 2016 If you are a California… Read more »

Pros and Cons of 55+ Communities

What are the Pros and Cons of 55+ Communities? Cons of Living in 55+ Communites Pros of Living in 55+ Communites Live among contemporaries/like minded people Communities could… Read more »

Senior Real Estate Expertise and Guidance

Planning for your future retirement while finding your perfect home involves so much information that may seem overwhelming at first. Having so many choices could be distracting or even… Read more »

Retiring in San Diego

Preparing for retirement brings a lot of questions: Where? When? How? What if this? What if that? And if you’re reading this… it’s likely retirement is only… Read more »

Retiring in San Diego: Consider its excellent healthcare facilities

Retiring in San Diego: Consider its excellent healthcare facilities

If you are considering retiring in San Diego, don’t let the fear of leaving your current doctor hold you back from moving to San Diego. You’ll definitely find… Read more »

Aging Friendly San Diego

Aging Friendly San Diego

Aging Friendly San Diego San Diego Aging Summit 2016 June 15, 2016 –  Takeaway notes from attending the 2016 Aging Summit event held bi-annually in San Diego since… Read more »

Property Tax Savings For Seniors 55 and older under Prop 60 and Prop 90

Property Tax Savings For Seniors 55 and older under Prop 60 and Prop 90

Property Tax Savings For Seniors 55 & older under Prop 60 and Prop 90 Did you know that if you are 55 and over, under certain conditions… Read more »

California Property Tax

California Property Tax

California Property Taxes As a major source of state revenue, California’s property taxes stay at the local level and fund the budget of most local governments. As residents,… Read more »

Real Estate Feedback

Real Estate Feedback

Our entire real estate team and partners would love to listen to what our customers have to say. If you have suggestions on how we can better help seniors… Read more »

Selling a house after my spouse just died – What to do after a husband / wife passed away?

Selling a house after my spouse just died – What to do after a husband / wife passed away?

How to sell a house after your spouse dies Selling a house after a spouse dies is similar to if you had done it together, and you… Read more »

Time to Update Your Estate Plan?

Time to Update Your Estate Plan?

Time to Update Your Estate Plan? If it’s been a while since you’ve been in to see your estate planning professional about your estate plan, there are… Read more »

Why Have a Realtor® Represent You in Buying or Selling a Home?

Why Have a Realtor® Represent You in Buying or Selling a Home?

1. Your REALTOR® can help you determine your buying power — that is, your financial reserves plus your borrowing capacity. If you give a REALTOR® some basic… Read more »

Why choose a Real Estate Team vs. a Single Agent to Sell Your Home

Why choose a Real Estate Team vs. a Single Agent to Sell Your Home

Why hire a Real Estate Team vs. a Single Agent to Sell Your Home Each real estate transaction comes with mountainous stacks of paperwork, countless showing requests that… Read more »

How much are real estate commissions in San Diego?

How much are real estate commissions in San Diego?

How much are real estate commissions in San Diego? Real estate commissions in San Diego are negotiable. How much you pay in real estate commissions depends on… Read more »

Multiple Offers and how sellers should handle them correctly

Multiple Offers and how sellers should handle them correctly

Multiple offers and how sellers should handle correctly You have a lot of advantages when receiving multiple offers on your home, now it’s all up to you and… Read more »

How to buy and sell a house at the same time

How to buy and sell a house at the same time

How to buy and sell a house at the same time Is it possible to seamlessly buy and sell a home these days, get a good deal, and… Read more »

Parent Child Exclusion from Property Tax Re-Assessment

Parent Child Exclusion from Property Tax Re-Assessment

Parent Child Exclusion from Property Tax Re-Assessment It is possible to save property taxes in San Diego County using the Parent-Child Exclusion which prevents an increase in… Read more »

What are the property tax rates in San Diego County, California?

What are the property tax rates in San Diego County, California?

What are the property tax rates in San Diego County, California? Are you planning to move and relocate to San Diego County and want to know what… Read more »