Entries by Ken

5 Tips to Sell Your Home Fast

Have you ever been in a position where you needed to get your house sold fast? You have done all you can think of to make your house look more appealing: clearing out all the clutter from the garage, get all the carpets cleaned and made all necessary repairs. With every passing day you are […]

Where to Watch Fireworks on the 4th of July

Fireworks on the 4th of July is as American as apple pie. Below are the locations that you can view professional fireworks throughout the Bay Area. East Bay Pleasanton Alameda County Fairgrounds 4th of July Fireworks Spectacular 4501 Pleasanton Ave Pleasanton, CA 94566 MAP Show set to music performed by the Oakland Symphony, along with […]

How to Buy a Home While Selling One

Buying a home is difficult, but try selling your home and buying another at the same time. On a level of difficulty, this is the gymnastic balance beam of homeownership. There are about 86 million homeowners in America. If you’re one of them, and you need to move, there’s a reasonable chance you’ll find yourself […]

10 Curb Appeal Tips From the Pros

Why Curb Appeal Matters First impressions are everything – at least when it comes to selling your home. According to the National Association of Realtors, 63 percent of homebuyers will drop by after viewing a home they like online. What will they see? The home’s exterior – including the front entry, yard, driveway and sidewalk — should […]

10 Best Day Hikes of California

Out of the fifty United States, California is perhaps the most well-known. Whether one loves it, or hates it, chances are no matter where you are in the world; you will meet someone who knows about it. California is not just a name; however, it is an area with amazing natural features, from high mountains, pristine […]

Rookie Mistakes When It Comes to Buying a Home

Don’t be a newbie: Avoid these common mistakes when buying your first home. We’ve all bought things that we’ve later regretted: Be they those high-waisted jeans, pumpkin-spiced potato chips (they exist!), or the $189 electronic toothbrush your dentist said you had to have. At least the money wasted wasn’t a life changer. But what if […]

15 Easy Hacks for Achieving Feng Shui

Try these simple tweaks to ensure chi flows freely through your home. Could proper feng shui in your home or apartment improve everything from your sleep to your bank account? As practitioners of the ancient Chinese art tell it, yes. At its core, feng shui is a practice based on the idea that humans are linked […]