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Real Estate Broker/Owner - Steele Group Realty - DRE# 01474222
This blog is devoted to the joy of living in San Diego County and overcoming the challenges of today's real estate market ...while keeping a smile on everyone's face :-)



Luxury Homes San Diego – Private Lake Hodges Estate   This 2001 modern Mediterranean beauty sits on over 1.5 acres with absolutely stunning views of LakeHodges and the surrounding hills.  Located just to the east of Rancho Santa Fe, this 11,500 sq foot home offers 5 - 10 bedrooms, 7 and ½ baths a...
How to Buy a Foreclosure San Diego real estate broker Marti Kilby describes the precautions you should take when buying a foreclosed property.
Much Needed Changes to HAMP Announced Today     It was just announced that the Obama Administration is making some significant changes to the Home Affordable Modification Program (HAMP).  I noted 3 key points:   Homeowners who are struggling financially will be eligible for a 2nd evaluation with ...
Luxury Homes San Diego – Rancho Santa Fe Horse Property   Rancho Santa Fe is known throughout the world for its gracious, refined lifestyle and beautiful horse properties.  This stunning Mediterranean style home is beautifully located on the West side of the Covenant with access to two bridle tra...
In the second of a 2-part series, San Diego real estate broker Marti Kilby describes the short sale process.
Luxury Homes San Diego – On the Cliffs of La Jolla     La Jolla boasts some of the most beautiful coastline in California, and a house that encompasses that view and is within walking distance of the village is truly exceptional. This beautiful 5099 sq ft home has 5 bedrooms and 6 baths and is de...
San Diego real estate broker Marti Kilby explains the short sale process and what to expect.  This is the 1st of 2 videos in this series.  Look for part II later this week!
The Black Thumb Guide to Cutting Back Your Roses       I just spent a great afternoon outdoors (no rain today J), cutting back my rose bushes.  It’s an annual chore that I always enjoy as it sets the stage for a year of beautiful blooms.  I know that rose care in general can seem daunting, (espec...
Luxury Homes San Diego – Beachfront Del Mar     Del Mar is not only home to the famous Del Mar Race Track, but some of the most exquisite homes in the country, and this beachfront beauty does not disappoint.  This grand 6551 sq. ft residence was designed by famed architect Bob Ray Offenhauser for...
Look what $84,900 Will Buy in San Diego County!           Great deal on a 1 bedroom, 1 bath, 736 sq ft condo in the heart of La Mesa.  Imagine living just a few blocks from the Village and all of the quaint stores, coffee shops and restaurants!  If you're not familiar with La Mesa, it is not only...

Marti Steele Kilby, CRS

Broker/Owner, San Diego, CA
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