VANCO Real Estate Executives' Blog

Posted on 09/21/2021
Another Property Sold - 38 Railroad Avenue, Spreckels, CA 93962
This unique Spreckels property is available for the first time in over 60 years. A rare opportunity to acquire a vintage home on a double lot (12,000k+/- square feet.) This charming home offers two bedrooms and one large bathroom. One of your favorite features will be the oversized 3 car garage plus workshop. Plenty of off street parking in the huge paved driveway. This well loved home is in a very special town is ready for its new...
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Posted on 09/20/2021
13530 Agua Dulce, Castroville, CA 95012 is now new to the market!
An attractive and well-maintained mobile home with 2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms and an attached tandem carport. It has so many great features! Newly painted and fully enclosed with a charming white picket fence perfect for your fur babies! You will love the outdoor space that has a nautical feel with a low maintenance concrete pathway and lush greenery. The windows have been replaced within the last 5 years, the roof and skirting is only 1-2 years old. It is equipped with a ramp to the back door, 2 storage sheds, and a raised wooden area- great for potted plants. You can fit up to 3 cars in the driveway which is partially covered. Conveniently...
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Posted on 09/20/2021
Tips for Setting Up Your Own VR Space
Photo by Sound On from Pexels Virtual reality, or VR, has increased in popularity and accessibility over the last few years. With multiple comparable devices and platforms available, what might have seemed like science fiction is now part of some peoples’ regular gaming routines. VR is something you can have in your own home and use anytime, but...
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Posted on 09/16/2021
Another Property Sold - 1603 Cupertino Way, Salinas, CA 93906
From the welcoming bricked front porch to the open kitchen/family room combo this 3 bedroom, 2 bath ranch style home is ready for the vision of new owners. Original hardwood floors throughout the LR, hallway & bedrooms are currently covered with carpet could be exposed and refinished. Space efficient kitchen offers crisp white stone counter tops and convenient breakfast bar for casual eating. New 30 year comp roof and gutters completed in 2020. Large backyard with patio accessible from FR provides a great spot for BBQ's with friends and family and there is still plenty of yard for gardening, pets, play area, etc. Conveniently...
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Posted on 09/13/2021
Green Design Ideas for New Construction
Photo by Vivint Solar from Pexels A newly built green home offers a great way to use less energy overall and enjoy a healthier living environment. When you’re having new construction built, there are several ways to incorporate green design into your home. Keep the following ideas in mind to help ensure that you have a new home...
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Posted on 09/08/2021
Another Property Sold - 15 Attlebury Circle, Salinas, CA 93906
A must see Gem! Perfectly Located on a Cul-de-sac in the highly desirable Creekbridge neighborhood. As you Step into this immaculate gorgeous home, you see all the detail and craftsmanship trough out the home. The Kitchen is eye popping has custom brand new cabinetry w/ Quartz countertops w/ a gorgeous Farm sink, plenty of new lighting trough out the home, each color was carefully chosen. Nothing was missed in the renovation. All kitchen stainless steel appliances are included with sale. The front porch is set up perfectly for you to enjoy your early morning coffee while you lounge and enjoy the breeze. Made move in ready. Home includes...
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Posted on 09/06/2021
Outdoors: Easy Tips to Make Your Outdoor Space More Kid-Friendly
Photo by Pixabay via Pexels The outdoors are great for letting the young ones run, play and jump around. However, there are a few careful design considerations to keep top of mind when you’re creating the perfect outdoor oasis for you and your family. Here are a few reminders to keep your outdoor areas fun and safe for...
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Posted on 09/04/2021
Another Property Sold - 345 Chardonnay Drive, Salinas, CA 93906
Harden Ranch Beauty! 4 bed/3bath home with ground floor bedroom and full bath. Recent remodel with many upgrades. Gorgeous dream kitchen with 36 in. gas range, soft closing cabinets, slide out drawers, dimmer lights, large pantry and upgraded hardware. Painted interior last year and exterior 4 years ago. Includes water softener, 10X12 shed, new sod, sprinkler system and retaining wall in...
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Posted on 08/30/2021
Vacation Homes and 1031 Exchange: How They Fit Together
Photo by Quang Nguyen Vinh from Pexels Owning a vacation home is a popular goal among homeowners. Whether the intent is to rent it out for additional income or to use it as your own private getaway, there are financial aspects of owning a vacation home that are important to consider. Vacation home purchases are expensive up front...
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Posted on 08/23/2021
Infill Lots vs. Planned Communities: What's the Difference?
Photo by sergio souza from Pexels Where you build your home will have a major impact on how you interact with your environment. If you're getting ready to pick a site for your new construction, you might be wondering whether to go for an infill lot or opt for a planned community. We'll look at the pros and...
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Posted on 08/20/2021
1241 Polk Street is Having an Open House!
Open House Announcement Where: 1241 Polk Street, Salinas, CA 93906 When: Saturday, 8/21/21 from 2 PM- 4 PM Stop by and see this beauty of a transformation! This newly updated and modernized home in Salinas has all the retro charm of a 1950s home. It has 2 bedrooms and 1 bathroom. The open kitchen has plenty of cupboard...
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Posted on 08/18/2021
1241 Polk Street, Salinas, CA 93906 is now new to the market!
Cozy 2 bedroom/1 bathroom home with many modern upgrades! Situated on a charming tree-lined street in the well-established Laurel Park neighborhood. Conveniently located near HWY 101 and in close proximity to an elementary school. The exterior and interior has been newly painted as well as given new flooring. The bathroom has been updated. It has an open kitchen with plenty of cupboard space, a gas range stove and dining area. The large picture window located in the living room gives the space excellent natural lighting. This home is situated on a 7,400 SqFt lot with a huge backyard perfect for outdoor entertaining, with two storage sheds...
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