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55 and Older Community – The Perfect Place for the “BEST” of your Life!

It is always about LOCATION, LOCATION, LOCATION. And this location is perfect for those wanting to downsize and relax in those Golden Years. By Terri Woods – Terri sells real estate in Santa Cruz County and North Monterey County. 2 … Continue reading

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See all the NEW LISTINGS as they hit the market

NEW LISTINGS right off the press! There is a little ‘spring’ to our step. We all know that feeling of freshness that spring brings.  The same is in the real estate market.  Are you ready to be the first to … Continue reading

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Sell in Six (Hours, Days, Weeks…) in Santa Cruz County

Are you considering selling your home in the near future? What if you only have 6 HOURS to get your home ready!  Do you know what to do? By Terri Woods – Terri Woods sells real estate in Santa Cruz … Continue reading

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Aptos CA Real Estate Statistics through March 1, 2014

Housing Market Statistics for Aptos, CA (95003) through March 1, 2014 By Terri Woods – I sell real estate in Santa Cruz County and North Monterey County on the Monterey Bay in California. If the trend continues, Aptos CA home … Continue reading

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Sellers… Don’t miss the PEAK MONTHS for online House Hunters in California

Sellers… Don’t miss the PEAK MONTHS for online House Hunters in California by Terri Woods – Terri sells real estate in Santa Cruz County and North Monterey County March/April is when most California buyers look online for their next home. … Continue reading

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Watsonville, CA (95076) Local Housing Statistics through March 1, 2014

WATSONVILLE HOME PRICES CONTINUE TO RISE – Stats through March 1, 2014 By Terri Woods – Terri sells real estate in Santa Cruz County and North Monterey County If the trend continues, Watsonville, CA home prices will continue to rise … Continue reading

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Is your HOUSE ready for the RAIN in Santa Cruz County and Monterey County?

It’s Raining! We are so thankful.  However, are our homes prepared for the rain? By Terri Woods – Terri sells real estate in Santa Cruz County and North Monterey County   Here is a list of “What to do to … Continue reading

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Oh, this list is GOOD! Whether you are selling or staying put, your home needs this.

March Checklist for a Smooth-Running Home Get a jump on spring by spiffing up surfaces, clearing clutter and getting your warm-weather clothes in shape Reblogged – Original article by Laura Gaskill Houzz Contributor.    March is a fickle month when it comes … Continue reading

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Soquel CA is a Seller’s Market for Real Estate in February 2014

Soquel, California.  A quiet town in Santa Cruz County, next to Santa Cruz and Capitola. By Terri Woods – Terri sells real estate in Santa Cruz County and North Monterey County.   What is there to do in Soquel?  Well, … Continue reading

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Santa Cruz County Inventory increasing slightly – great news for buyers!

SINGLE FAMILY INVENTORY: When we compare January’s inventory to December 2013, it actually increased  4% in Santa Cruz County.  January Inventory was down 11% in Santa Cruz County, but that is well below the 30% to 40% levels in the market for some … Continue reading

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Advice on Buying a Lot or Buying Land in Santa Cruz County

By Terri Woods – Terri sells real estate in Santa Cruz County (including Santa Cruz, Soquel, Capitola, Aptos, Watsonville, Rio del Mar, Seascape, La Selva Beach) and North Monterey County Amazing! Pristine! Delightful! Views! Majestic! You see the ads. You … Continue reading

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CAPITOLA, CA – A great place to visit and a great place to LIVE (Santa Cruz County)

By Terri Woods – Terri sells real estate in Santa Cruz County (including Santa Cruz, Soquel, Aptos, Capitola, Watsonville, Rio del Mar, La Selva Beach)   Capitola, California is a bedroom community in Santa Cruz County, on the Monterey Bay. Approximately … Continue reading

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Aptos CA Real Estate Statistics through Feb 2014

by Terri Woods – Terri sells real estate in Santa Cruz County (including Santa Cruz, Aptos, Capitola, Soquel, Watsonville, Rio del Mar, La Selva Beach, Seascape)   The Aptos, California real estate market continues to decrease in the number of … Continue reading

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APTOS CA Fun Facts, History, Real Estate Market Data and

Considering buying a home in Aptos, CA? By Terri Woods, Real Estate agent with Keller Williams Realty Terri sells real estate in Santa Cruz County including Santa Cruz, Aptos, Capitola, Soquel, Rio del Mar, Watsonville, and surrounding areas.   APTOS, CA is a community … Continue reading

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FREEDOM, CA Homes for Sale (Close to Watsonville and Aptos)

Freedom, CA  Real Estate Freedom, CA is located between Aptos, CA and Watsonville, CA. It has a population of approximately 3000 people. FUN FACTS: Freedom was originally called Whiskey Hill because of its saloons and the people it attracted. In … Continue reading

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The story behind “Keep Calm and…” And now we now the rest of the story!

I personally have wondered where the “Keep Calm and …” slogan came from and why it was so popular. And now we know, thanks to a blog from Michael Drew. Michael is an author and has a great website, Pendulum … Continue reading

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New Years Resolution: Join the 4 BEDROOM CLUB in Santa Cruz County

Top 10 Reasons Why To Join the 4 Bedroom Club – 4 Bedroom Homes in Santa Cruz County By Terri Woods – Selling Real Estate in Santa Cruz, Aptos, Capitola, Watsonville, La Selva Beach, Rio del Mar, and surrounding areas … Continue reading

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Buy a home in Aromas, CA. It is a wonderful place to live.

by Terri Woods – Terri specializes in selling real estate in Santa Cruz County and North Monterey County   Nestled beneath the beautiful California hills and a big blue sky is the small town of Aromas.  With a population of less than 3000, … Continue reading

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Toilet 101 when selling your home in Santa Cruz and Monterey Counties

Put the toilet set down, please. This has been one of those pet peeves of mine when I am showing a home. It is so unpleasant to walk in a bathroom, especially a luxurious bathroom, with a buyer and see … Continue reading

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Children also reap great rewards when their parents own their home (Santa Cruz/Monterey Counties)

Why should I buy a home? By Terri Woods – Terri sells real estate in Santa Cruz County and North Monterey County Many people are asking that question. Especially those who were burned by the recent housing downturn. Some lost … Continue reading

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YES, your Credit Score does affect your Homeowner’s Insurance rate

Homeowner’s Insurance and Your Credit History By Terri Woods – Terri sells real estate in Santa Cruz County and North Monterey County   Did you know that the lender is not the only one who looks at your credit score … Continue reading

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Ten Signs It Is Time to Sell Your Home in Santa Cruz County

by Terri Woods – Terri sells real estate in Santa Cruz County and North Monterey County   Hey Home Owners… WE NEED YOU! Have you thought about selling your home? With inventory down, and buyers wanting to buy, we are … Continue reading

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Blue Sky, Ocean Breeze, Sand, Beautiful Sunsets. La Selva Beach, CA

Blue Sky, Ocean Breeze, Sand, Beautiful Sunsets. This is what you get at La Selva Beach, California, just minutes from Santa Cruz. By Terri Woods – Terri sells real estate in Santa Cruz County and North Monterey County, California This … Continue reading

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Something Old (like a sunken living room) and Something New (storage under the staircase)

I thought this article was so interesting that I wanted to share it.   This article is a Reblog from Buzzfeed.com http://www.buzzfeed.com/peggy/insanely-clever-remodeling-ideas-for-your-new-home   31 Insanely Clever Remodeling Ideas For Your New Home Can you get through this post without calling your contractor?posted on January … Continue reading

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Facts you should know about Watsonville CA (95076) Housing Stats through December 2013

Real estate market data for Watsonville, CA (95076) provided by Terri Woods, Keller Williams Realty. Terri sells real estate in Santa Cruz County and North Monterey County.   Local Housing Statistics for Watsonville CA (95076) through December 2013 Watsonville CA has … Continue reading

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Clean the VENTS before putting your house on the market – Terri’s Real Estate Tip of the Day

Posted by Terri Woods, Real Estate agent with Keller Williams Realty. Terri sells real estate in Santa Cruz County and North Monterey Bay County.   We have all heard the jokes on dust in our homes. Remember…a layer of dust … Continue reading

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