They got an offer of $2,600,000 for the model home pictured here, and they turned it down. They will be shooting for $3,000,000!
Category Archive: ‘Builders’
Tom’s flip looks inviting when you can spend over a million about a mile away, as the crow flies:
This builder is finishing up their 55-and-over tract, and moved over to this new tract of modern contemporary design in an affordable range – how innovative!
The HOA will be around $243 per month, and the Mello-Roos is $415 to $463 per month. Yet these are flying off the shelf in the mid-$800,000s!
The area south of Cannon Road and College Blvd. is one of the last big parcels to be developed in Carlsbad. Rather than throwing up as many stucco shacks as possible, the original plan was to build luxury homes on half-acre parcels. They’ve been trying to get it done for almost 20 years!
Here’s what it is like to be a builder – the timeline of progress:
The blue S is where Sage Creek HS is located:
If you prefer the convenience of a brand-new home, appreciate good schools, and want to keep it affordable – here you go! Open-house report included:
Whether you are part of the multi-gen craze or not, it has impact on the choices available – virtually all builders are going for the big bombers, and hope buyers will adjust. These cost $2 million or more by the time you’re done:
Those who want to get involved in smart growth/affordable-housing issues can attend the San Diego City council meeting today at 2:00pm. The City Council members have submitted ideas, summarized here:
- Sell or lease government-owned land.
- Defer or waive permit/development fees.
- Streamline the approval process.
- Solicit state and federal funding for affordable housing projects.
- Encourage granny flats and smaller houses and lots.
- Reduce parking requirements.
- Tax rebates for building affordable housing.
- Issue specific policy on short-term vacation rentals (Airbnb).
Andrew covers the topic here:
Seniors (55 and over) who are looking for new single-story houses may want to consider Auberge, a gated community near Santaluz:
Bill and company have another winner at the top of the hill in San Marcos with grand opening this weekend! This is a brief tour – there is much more to see:
The homes are 4,500sf to 6,200sf and those currently available are priced in the $1.3s and $1.4s with limited-to-decent views.
There is a lot here that I liked!