Home & Garden

Pricing makes the difference in home sales

Question: Dear Kari, I have had my home listed for sale with my agent for two months with no offers as of yet. My agent says it is the price and wants to reduce it sooner than la ...

Folsom home with entertaining features

Centrally located on a premium .43-acre cul-de-sac lot in Folsom’s popular Briggs Ranch neighborhood, this five bedroom, three bath home has a tastefully updated floor plan. ...

How much home can I afford?

Question:  Dear Kari, My son just got married and now he and his wife would like to buy a home. He asked me how he will know how much house they can afford. Theref ...

Serrano home in quiet cul-de-sac

This spectacular new transitional/modern-style home in the Serrano Golf Community of El Dorado Hills is on a large 0.77-acre lot in a quiet cul-de-sac with amazing views of Folsom ...

The possible impact of co-signing

Question: Dear Kari, My daughter and son-in-law have asked me to co-sign on a loan so they can buy their first home. The way it was described to me makes the process sound s ...

Move-in ready home near Historic Folsom

Besides being move-in ready, this approximately 2,105-square-foot four bedroom, three bath former Folsom model home includes free solar service (a $15,100 bonus). One bedroom and ...

Low offer, what should a seller do?

Question: Dear Kari, My Realtor helped me list my home over two months ago. I have had several showings, but not one offer. I have been fairly depressed as one could imagine ...

Serrano home with resort-style backyard

Together with friends and family, enjoy panoramic views from patio areas and the heated pool and spa of this four bedroom, five bath custom Serrano Country Club home in El Dorado H ...

Resort living in Folsom home

Enjoy resort living on this premium Folsom lot with a solar salt-water swimming pool and invite your friends because this backyard is huge. Imagine the fun parties watching movies ...

Does a seller have to make repairs?

Question: Dear Kari, I am selling my home and my real estate agent just handed me a thick stack of papers that I need to fill out regarding my home. He referred to ...

Buyer's find unexpected mold

Question: Dear Kari, My wife and I finally found a home that we could agreed on. We made our offer and it was accepted by the seller. When doing our home inspection it was ...

EDH home for entertaining

Enter the charming courtyard of this Tudor-style Blackstone home in El Dorado Hills, and you’re welcomed by a grand spiral staircase and stunning hardwood floors. The four b ...

Rare single-story Folsom home

Once in a while, a special opportunity comes along for a special location for a home. “This is it,” said an enthused Nanette Jones, Realtor and listing agent for Coldwe ...

Newly upgraded captivating Folsom home

Take a look at the exceptional quality in this captivating former model home conveniently located in Folsom’s Chelsea Ridge neighborhood. Loaded with more than $50,000 of re ...

2-story Lexington Hills home

This four bedroom, three-bath custom home in Folsom’s sought-after location in Lexington Hills neighborhood is ready for moving in and entertaining in time for the holidays. ...