Orange County Real Estate Blog

  • Summertime Staging Tips

    BY Ron Accornero

    Summer home-selling season is here! The next few months are a great time to sell your home as many buyers wait until summer to make a move. While it means there are potentially more people who may be interested in buying your home, it also means more...

  • Summer Home Safety Tips

    BY Ron Accornero

    Are you moving into a new home this summer? Congratulations! The summer season is a great time to explore a new neighborhood and make your house feel like a home. Unfortunately, summer is also the top season for home burglaries. While you’re gettin...

  • Make the Most of Open Houses When Buying

    BY Ron Accornero

    House hunting can be a little intimidating, especially if you’re doing it for the first time. That’s why it can be a wise move to attend open houses when you begin your search. Open houses are a great opportunity to learn more about the local h...

  • Make Your Home More Luxurious

    BY Ron Accornero

    Do you want to make your home look like a million bucks without spending a fortune? You can, with a little bit of creativity and know-how. Here are the best tips we’ve gathered from designers and stylists to make your home look more luxurious on a ...

  • Sell Vs. Renovate

    BY Ron Accornero

    You’re at a crossroads. You know your house doesn’t quite suite your needs anymore. But should you find a new home, or renovate the one you’ve got? While there’s no obvious answer to this question, here’s what you should consider when makin...

  • Get Your Home Ready for Spring

    BY Ron Accornero

    Are you ready for some fresh air? We are, too! Spring is here, and it’s time to open the windows and get a fresh start after a long winter. If you’re as eager as we are to welcome spring, here’s what you can do to get your home ready. Start wi...

  • Protect Your Home From Fire

    BY Ron Accornero

    Did you know that fires destroy nearly half a million structures in America each year, and causes more than $7 billion in property damage? There’s almost nothing as terrifying as waking up to a house full of smoke, with little time to evacuate. T...

  • Must-Ask Questions Before Buying a Home

    BY Ron Accornero

    Buying a home is one of the biggest financial transactions you will make in a lifetime. As such, it’s one you shouldn’t enter into without being fully informed. By being armed with knowledge, you’ll make better decisions and feel more confide...

  • How To Fall in Love With Your New Neighborhood

    BY Ron Accornero

    Moving to a new neighborhood can be a little like dating a new person. There’s the get-to-know-you phase where everything seems foreign. That’s followed by the honeymoon phase where life is so exciting and you couldn’t imagine being happier. ...

  • Best Home Buying Apps

    BY Ron Accornero

    The process of buying a home continues to change as more technology is developed. There are countless apps that buyers can use to search for a home, shop around for a mortgage, or explore a new neighborhood. So how do you know which apps are the be...