Rob Ellis, REALTOR®'s Blog

Posted on 08/09/2020
Why Select a Bridge Loan?
Image by 3D Animation Production Company from Pixabay Understanding the type of loan you're getting matters, to protect your financial interests. You also need to know when to choose one type of loan over another. So, should you choose a bridge loan? When might that be the best choice for getting into the home of your dreams? Here's...
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Posted on 08/02/2020
Tips for Choosing an Outdoor Heater
Image by Alessandro Lonati from Shutterstock The benefits of having an outdoor heater cannot be over-emphasized as it significantly impacts the amount of time you spend enjoying your outdoor space during colder weather. There are critical factors to consider when choosing the right outdoor heater. The Location of The Outdoor Heater To determine which type of outdoor heating...
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Posted on 07/31/2020
Video Tour - 7340 Hagen Court, Gilroy, CA 95020
Simply stunning!This gorgeous, wonderfully maintained home on a quiet cul-de-sac is the very definition of pride of ownership.Amazing curb appeal.Soaring ceilings throughout with tons of space in every room.Skylights allow for dramatic natural light and the recessed lighting just adds to it.The very large kitchen opens up to a breakfast nook and an equally large family room with a beautiful fireplace.The kitchen includes elegant marble counter tops, micro tile & ceramic backsplash and custom cabinetry with tons of storage.Top of the line Samsung stainless steel microwave & oven w/multiple cooking zones.The wine fridge is tucked...
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Posted on 07/31/2020
7340 Hagen Court, Gilroy, CA 95020 is now new to the market!
Simply stunning!This gorgeous, wonderfully maintained home on a quiet cul-de-sac is the very definition of pride of ownership.Amazing curb appeal.Soaring ceilings throughout with tons of space in every room.Skylights allow for dramatic natural light and the recessed lighting just adds to it.The very large kitchen opens up to a breakfast nook and an equally large family room with a beautiful fireplace.The kitchen includes elegant marble counter tops, micro tile & ceramic backsplash and custom cabinetry with tons of storage.Top of the line Samsung stainless steel microwave & oven w/multiple cooking zones.The wine fridge is tucked...
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Posted on 07/26/2020
Is Your Home Worth a Buyer's Time?
As a home seller, it is important to do everything possible to generate interest in your residence. Otherwise, it may be tough for you to maximize your house sale earnings. Ultimately, there are many things you can do to stir up interest in your house, such as: 1. Improve Your Home's Curb Appeal Buyers may be more likely to...
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Posted on 07/19/2020
Prepping Your Bathroom for Impromptu Showings
Photo by La Belle Galerie via Pixabay When your home is on the market, you can’t always anticipate when you’ll get a call from your real estate agent that a buyer wants to see it. Trying to keep your home in perfect condition can add stress to an already complex time, but if you practice these tips, your...
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Posted on 07/12/2020
Streamline Your Home Buying Journey With a Wish List
Photo by evondue via Pixabay A home-buying wish list may sound like a cathartic way to imagine a dream home that's dripping with luxury everywhere you turn, but it's really a practical way to help homeowners narrow down their options. When buyers look at too many homes, they may find that each property starts to run together. Use...
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Posted on 07/07/2020
3 Home Selling Costs You Need to Know About
Selling a home usually requires various investments along the way. In fact, some of the most common house selling costs include: 1. Lawn Care Maintaining a neat, tidy lawn is crucial, particularly for a seller who wants to stir up significant interest in his or her residence. As such, it generally is a good idea to account for lawn...
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Posted on 07/07/2020
Another Property Sold - 169 Bender Circle, Morgan Hill, CA 95037
Completely remodeled! New exterior & interior paint, new laminate flooring, new carpet, new landscaping front & back. Full section 1 clearance, 1-year roof leak free warranty, New stainless steel top of the line Samsung appliances including fridge, dishwasher, oven/stove, microwave. Custom maple cabinetry, granite counter tops, sink hardware. Dual paned windows & slider. Great floor plan with natural light. Large closets. New landscaping, front & back. Patio, deck, pergola sitting area. Great neighborhood! Walk to downtown Morgan Hill Village. Easy access to Highway 101 and all shopping & amenities. Desirably located on...
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Posted on 06/28/2020
Home Improvement: Reasons to Hire a Professional
Photo by oneSHUTTER oneMEMORY via Shutterstock When it comes to home improvement, renovations, upgrades and expansions, seek the assistance of a professional. Why do you need a pro? Unless you built your home yourself, you might not understand all the factors that combine to engineer a house such as the electrical needs to support the load and the...
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Posted on 06/27/2020
Another Property Sold - 762 Creekside Court, Gilroy, CA 95020
Immaculate, wonderfully maintained like new home! Open floor plan, lots of natural light with soaring ceilings. Crown moulding, gas fireplace in living room. Granite kitchen countertops with island. Ground floor bedroom with full bath including double sinks and travertine tiled shower over bath. Double sinks in upstairs bathrooms with upgraded tiled shower enclosures. Great backyard that feels like an English tea garden! This is an end unit in the back of the subdivision with no neighboring property on 1 side so it feels very open.This is a fantastic property at this price...
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Posted on 06/21/2020
The USA's Luxurious Neighborhoods
Image by skeeze from Pixabay When looking for a luxury home, you can look for the most expensive neighborhood in the United States, or you can choose a luxury neighborhood in the part of the country you want to live in. Before you move to a different state, be sure you'll like the part of the country you...
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