Tim DeBellis Blog

Authored by Tim DeBellis, your trusted real estate guide in Sonoma County. With a passion for our community and a deep understanding of the luxury real estate market, I bring a unique blend of expertise and local insights to every story. Learn more about my journey in real estate and my commitment to finding your perfect home here.

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Everything You Need to Know About Moving to Santa Rosa, California

Everything You Need to Know About Moving to Santa Rosa, California A lot of people dream of living in California. It is the land of sunshine and possibility, the "big" state where all your dreams can come true. Whether you want to be closer to the coast or fuel your artistic inspiration, Santa Rosa has something special to offer. If you are looking to call Santa Rosa home, this blog will tell you...

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Transitioning from an Empty Nest | 5 Steps To Sell Your Santa Rosa Family Home

Why Sell Your Family Home? The children have grown, left the nest, and you're thinking about selling your Sonoma family home. With its precious memories, the house now echoes with too much space for just one or two. Whether you’re leaving the area or moving across town, selling your family home represents a transition from one chapter to the next in your life’s story. And while this transition ma...

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Use A Project Management Approach To Manage Real Estate Transaction Risk

Discover how project management principles can transform your approach to buying or selling a home, turning complex decisions into strategic victories. With decades of project management experience in the aerospace industry and as a management consultant for a global consulting firm, I've been at the forefront of guiding projects to successful completion under the most complex conditions. My prev...

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The Evolving Landscape of Real Estate

Understanding the NAR Proposed Class Action Settlement- You may have noticed a flurry of media coverage recently concerning significant changes in the real estate industry stemming from a proposed settlement by the National Association of Realtors (NAR). This blog delves into the key elements of the settlement and offers my perspective on how these proposed changes could reshape the interactions ...

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Everything You Need to Know about Getting Your Home Inspected Before Selling

In the whirlwind of preparing to sell your home, one crucial step often overlooked is a thorough inspection. Understanding the ins and outs of this process can be the key to a seamless sale, especially in the competitive Sonoma County real estate market. In this comprehensive guide, delve into the importance of home inspections, what to expect, and how to navigate potential challenges to ensure yo...

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Top 8 Day Trips from Santa Rosa

Are you thinking about moving to Santa Rosa and are curious about the top things to see in the area? If so, then this blog post is for you. Nestled in the heart of Sonoma County, Santa Rosa is surrounded by some of the most beautiful landscapes and cities in California. From the rugged coastline of Sonoma Coast State Park to the world-renowned vineyards of Napa Valley, there are endless opportunit...

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