With the holidays just around the corner, and plenty of cheer in the air,
we’re staying as busy as Santa’s elves!
With the market still playing catch-up after an unseasonably slow spring, this may be the hottest December real estate market in years.
Yes, yes, we’ll still be eating, drinking and being merry while we safely share the joy with our loved ones. But we’re also excited to help our clients find a Christmas miracle or two as they list or buy a home!
From our hearts to yours, we wish you the happiest, healthiest holidays and a very joyful new year. ❤️
Mark & Pete Caspersen
Real Estate in the News
Compass expands to Hawaii
Compass has announced its expansion to the State of Hawaii. Top agents from O’ahu, Maui, Kaua’i, and the Big Island have joined the firm.
“Compass agents across the country have been asking us to come to Hawaii for some time. We’re excited to be able to deliver for our customers by connecting them to this incredible group of agents with a deep understanding of Hawaii real estate,” said Compass Founder and CEO, Robert Reffkin.
Pack the family in the car with some hot cocoa and drive through some of San Diego’s most magically lit streets. Garrison Street in the seaside community of Point Loma never fails to please. Don’t forget Christmas Card Lane in Rancho Peñasquitos, Jingle Bell Hill in El Cajon or Christmas Circle in Chula Vista.
Wonderland Holiday Nights at SD Botanic Garden | Through Dec. 30th
Keep your spirits bright amidst outdoor festive holiday lights strung throughout 37 acres of gardens. While there won’t be Santa or live entertainment this year, you can still wander around the lighted pathways for a fun way to get outside and get a bit of holiday cheer this year. Reserve your tickets here.
Lifestyle Tips & Tricks
48 Beautiful Holiday Decoration Ideas
Nothing welcomes the holiday season quite like a well-decorated, festive home. Whether you prefer traditional red-and-green decor or favor more a more subtle use of gold and white, you can infuse every room in your home with the holiday spirit. Take decorating inspiration from VERANDA.
The 40 Best Subscription Boxes to Gift
Need a last-minute gift idea? Not only will the personalized boxed gifts show your loved ones that you’re thinking about them, but they’re sure to last well beyond the holiday season. Harper’s Bazaar has the perfect subscription boxes to choose from, great
for your family, friends, and beyond.
14 Winter Vacation Ideas in the U.S.
A winter vacation is a great cure after the holidays (and stay at home orders are lifted!). Where to go is the question, with so many options and destinations. Here are Travel + Leisure’s top 14 winter vacation ideas for destinations around the United States.