Casa de las Vistas is one of the few homes in the exclusive residential neighborhood of Vista Marina offering 360-degree views.  Numerous terraces provide outdoor living and entertaining at any time of the day and in any climate.  Whether you prefer Marina Real views, Playa de Piedras Pintas, or poolside, this elegant home pleases everyone.  [...]

Big Ideas for Small Room Design in San Carlos, Sonora

As I have quoted many times before, small is the new big and this is especially true when many people search for their second or often, third home in Mexico.  I recently had the opportunity to stage a small condo on the beach here in San Carlos.  This studio unit , with a gorgeous view [...]

San Carlos Version of House Hunters International

One of my favorite television programs is House Hunters International on the HGTV channel.  This show, as well as Curb Appeal: The Block both appeal to my sensibility as a Realtor and also as an interior designer.  I watched a program the other day about a couple that live in London and were house hunting [...]

Creativity on a Dime For Your San Carlos Home

Many people are under the impression that improving the appearance of their home costs a lot of money. However, with some creativity, a little elbow grease, and soap and water you can change the entire feel of your home’s interior. One of the best ways to perk up your home’s appearance and appeal is to [...]

Buying Property in San Carlos:  New & Improved Trust System

Seven years ago when Broker Karen Stewart began her real estate practice in San Carlos she says the trust system was an arduous and grueling ordeal.   The trust documents had to be completed before a transaction could take place and it could take months and months.  Sellers and buyers alike became frustrated waiting for paperwork [...]