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March 13, 2024

CURIOUS WHAT YOUR HOME IS REALLY WORTH?

The discrepancy between the mainstream online home value sites like Zillow & Redfin and what your home is actually worth, can be miles apart, we've even seen it as much as $500K over or under actual value. While our home value tool can give you that instant gratification, all ...

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March 13, 2024

HOW TO KNOW THE SECOND YOUR DREAM HOME HITS THE MARKET

 

Whether you're actively house hunting and have specific streets or neighborhoods bookmarked on your wish list across Santa Cruz County, or you just want to know the second your neighbor's house goes on the market, our custom alert system is super easy to set up (we'll ...

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Posted in Buyers, Resources, Sellers
March 6, 2024

HOW TO BUY YOUR NEXT HOME BEFORE YOU SELL YOUR CURRENT HOME

How To Buy Before You Sell

 

The financial options are EXTENSIVE and that’s why the ability to BUY BEFORE YOU SELL is 100% possible. The number of financial products available through our vetted partners is just off the charts and there’s likely an option perfect for your situation whether it’s moving across town or the ...

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Sept. 26, 2023

RURAL & ACREAGE PROPERTY EXPERTISE

 

The tranquility and comfort of having the amount of space that comes from rural and acreage-based living is many times transformative. Here at EF Homes, we have sold and bought close to 30 rural properties up to 54 acres of all types at the time of this video recording ...

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Aug. 21, 2023

HOW TO SELL YOUR HOME AT TOP DOLLAR: A Detailed Case Study

 

In this final episode of our Ready to Sell three-part series, we dive into a case study of our most recent property transformation. This homeowner, literally walked to our office next to Gayle’s Bakery, walked us through their property’s lifespan and without us even mentioning it, let us know ...

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April 11, 2023

PREP YOUR HOME TO SELL AT MAX PROFIT

Has the thought of putting your home on the market crossed your mind, but that outdated kitchen or bathroom is holding you back from getting top dollar like your neighbors just did? Well, we have you covered, enter our "Ready To Sell" program that now has both design as well ...

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Feb. 23, 2023

FEBRUARY 2023 SANTA CRUZ COUNTY MARKET WATCH

SPRING HAS SPRUNG, GET READY! 

February 2023 MARKET WATCH: The Market Continues To Ramp UP!

 

Most people think of Spring once we hit March or April, but here in the Santa Cruz County real estate market, it’s already here! As predicted, the pool of buyers that were on ...

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Feb. 10, 2023

2023 HOME BUYER WORKSHOP

Save the date! Both EF Homes and our partners, Santa Cruz Lending Group, are excited to be hosting a buyers workshop on the evening of March 8th 2023!  Be sure to grab your seat today as this is an intimate event meant for a very personalized experience.

 

This ...

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Nov. 7, 2022

LET'S MAKE A DEAL: 2 Part Series For Buyers & Sellers

 

The negotiations of buying and selling a home right now have definitely changed and many times it factors incentives into the picture on both sides of the deal. Whether it’s rate buy downs or making an unusual ask, nothing is off limits given our unique landscape here in Santa ...

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Jan. 11, 2022

TOP 10 EF HOMES VIDEOS OF 2021

 

CURIOUS WHICH 2021 EF HOMES VIDEOS WERE MOST POPULAR?

In this episode, we count down our Top 10 videos of 2021, curious which ones our viewers liked the most? We always try to pack a ton of value into each one, covering news, trends and market conditions and putting ...

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Posted in Buyers, Resources, Sellers