Buyers Still Prefer Green Home Features, and Will Pay More Up Front to Save

Buyers Still Prefer Green Home Features, and Will Pay More Up Front to Save
NAHB economist Paul Emrath discusses the results of the latest NAHB home buyer preference survey, in which buyers responded that they still prefer green features in homes and are willing to pay more up front to save on future utility bills. ENERGY STAR® rated appliances ranked second from the top among 150 different home and community features that respondents were able to rank. The trend for green features remains stable--preferences for particular gr...

SOLD – 841 E BRANNAN ISLAND RD #17 Isleton

SOLD – 841 E BRANNAN ISLAND RD #17 Isleton
SOLD for $65,000 Don't miss this manufactured home in excellent condition. New dual pane windows, new roof, central heat/air. 2 bedroom 2 bath with a bonus room, inside laundry & gorgeous backyard patio with lattice cover. Bonus room great for entertaining or another bedroom. Newer appliances in kitchen, kitchen opens to living room. Home has bedroom in front and master in rear, makes for privacy. Located across from pool.

Experts weigh in on what the 2019 housing market will bring

Experts weigh in on what the 2019 housing market will bring
A year ago, several experts predicted the new tax law would cause a slowdown in the housing market. So far, the limitations on mortgage-interest and property-tax deductions haven’t had a negative impact. Instead, rising mortgage rates and home prices are doing more to put a damper on the market. Economic uncertainty brought on by global trade tensions, stock market volatility and the government shutdown also isn’t helping. In this environment, potential h

SOLD – 17 ARROWHEAD CT Rio Vista 2bds/2bth 1382sf

SOLD – 17 ARROWHEAD CT Rio Vista 2bds/2bth 1382sf
SOLD for $328,000 Property Description for 17 Arrowhead Ct, Rio Vista CA 94571 Popular Spinnaker model located on the 15th tee box & cul de sac. New paint & carpet throughout, great view of the 15th fairway. Sit on your covered patio for morning coffee and listen to the birds. 2 bedroom 2 baths with laundry sink in laundry room. Just bring your furniture. Property Class: Single Family Residential Listing Status: Active City...

Romantic Valentine’s Day at Home

Romantic Valentine’s Day at Home
Since many restaurants and theaters are overcrowded with celebrating couples, why not take a look at some ideas for celebrating Valentine’s Day at home to make your sweetheart feel truly special? Have a Fireside Picnic If you have a fireplace, rekindle your spark by pulling the sofa in front of a roaring fire and have some champagne on ice standing by. For an added touch, serve strawberries to bring out the champagne’s flavor, or drop pomegra...

4701 STETSON DR Fairfield 4bd/3bths 2341sf

4701 STETSON DR Fairfield 4bd/3bths 2341sf
Asking $610,000 Property Description for 4701 Stetson Dr, Fairfield CA 94534 Newer Seeno home, corner lot, completely landscaped.4 bedroom, 3 full baths, w/1 bedroom & bath on main floor, great for in laws. Large kitchen with granite counters, overlooks backyard. Tiled throughout main floor with carpet inset in living room and partial family. Master has large walk in closet, with tub and separate stall shower. Laundry upstairs with other ...

8 Smart Ways to Cut Your Energy Bill Costs

8 Smart Ways to Cut Your Energy Bill Costs
Energy use sneaks up on you. One day, you think you're being responsible—flipping off lights, not running the AC excessively, turning the TV off after "Game of Thrones"—and the next day, you're standing slack-jawed by the mailbox, staring at a power bill that must have been racked up by gnomes living in your closet. Pretty much everyone has accidentally gone overboard on energy use, but there's a lot you can do to keep your expenses in check. These eigh

3 Red-Hot Reasons to Move During the Icy Cold Winter

3 Red-Hot Reasons to Move During the Icy Cold Winter
If moving in the dead of winter (or, really, doing anything other than wearing a Snuggie and watching Netflix) doesn’t sound ideal, we don’t blame you. The kids are in school. There are holidays to deal with. The days are short and dark. And it's cold—really, really cold. But there are a few very good reasons to break out those coats and boots and start hauling boxes—or better yet, paying someone else to haul boxes for you. If you have any control over

The 3 Most Important Things to Consider Before a Kitchen Remodel

The 3 Most Important Things to Consider Before a Kitchen Remodel
Start by Planning Ahead Remodeling a kitchen is a big undertaking and one that requires careful planning. If you’re thinking about redoing your kitchen, these ideas offer some important things to consider before you go ahead with your remodeling plans. Whether you’ve already gathered information, ideas, and samples, or are in the beginning stages of looking at your space and trying to figure out what to do, it’s smart to step back and conside

PENDING – 8 AMADOR CIR Rio Vista 3bd/2bth 1291sf

PENDING – 8 AMADOR CIR Rio Vista 3bd/2bth 1291sf
Asking $315,000 Property Description for 8 Amador Cir, Rio Vista CA 94571 Great corner lot, priced to sell, 3 bedroom 2 bath home with so much potential. Great for retirement or first time home buyer. Has room for boat or car parking on side of home. Property Class: Single Family Residential Listing Status: Active City: Rio Vista State: CA Zip: 94571 Area: Rio Vista County: Solano Class: Single Family Property...