Dream Home

June 12, 2019

How Much Does a Bathroom Remodel Cost?

Average bathroom remodels costs between $9,600 to $11,000. A low-end remodels typically cost around $2,500 while high-end remodels cost around $23,000.


There are numerous benefits in bathroom remodeling — improved aesthetics, safety and comfort. 

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According to NKBA, millennials age 18 to 37 paid an average ...

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Posted in Dream Home, Lifestyle
May 23, 2019

9 Top Kitchen Trends of 2019

New year, new kitchen trends. While minimalism and rose gold appliances were huge for 2018, the new year is bringing in a few different ideas for the heart of the household. If you're planning a kitchen reno—or just want to be inspired—you need to know what designers are doing ...

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Nov. 15, 2018

LIVE with Kari, Elyssa and Harley Quill 11-15-18

Check out our LIVE this week.  It was a train wreck but we are pretty sure you will enjoy watching.  We cover some real estate market predictions, talk about our coat drive and have a heck of a time with Miss Harley.



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Aug. 9, 2018

Kitchen Improvements Under $100

Want to spruce up your kitchen but stuck on a tight budget? Check out the list of improvements you can get started on for under $100. These tips can come in handy when you're ready to list your home to sell on the market. 


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Posted in Dream Home, Homeowner
July 19, 2018

Do's and Don't of Lawn Care


Do’s and Don’ts of Lawn Care


While the arrival of summer heralds great rejoicing by outdoor enthusiasts around the country, warm-weather lawn care can be a bit of a daunting task. This is especially true if you are a first-time homeowner or novice landscaper. Fortunately, maintaining a healthy lawn isn’t ...

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June 20, 2017

Top Home Renovations for Maximum Return on Investment

Top Home Renovations for Maximum ROI [INFOGRAPHIC]

Top Home Renovations for Maximum ROI [INFOGRAPHIC] | MyKCM

Some Highlights:

  • Whether you are selling your home, just purchased your first home, or are a homeowner planning to stay put for a while, there is value in knowing which home improvement projects will net you the most Return On Investment (ROI).
  • While ...
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Posted in Dream Home, Home Seller
June 11, 2017

LIVE Real Estate Q&A #11

Don't miss this video.  FREE legal advice from attorney Edward Younger.  Estate planning, taxes and more!


June 6, 2017

LIVE Real Estate Q&A #10

Great advice from a leading lender in Contra Costa County. Guild Mortgage joins The Cross Group for our real estate question and answer session  


Posted in Dream Home, Home Buyer
June 5, 2017

What Would You Sacrifice to Save for Your Next Home?

What Would You Sacrifice to Save For Your Next Home? [INFOGRAPHIC] | MyKCMSome Highlights:

  • 95% of first-time homebuyers are willing to sacrifice to make homeownership a reality.
  • The top item that buyers sacrifice is new clothes, at 54%.
  • Even repeat or experienced buyers say they sacrificed taking a vacation or buying a new car to buy their last home.
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Posted in Dream Home, Home Buyer
May 29, 2017



Today is Memorial Day. Over 2,852,901 people have died serving our country in the last 241 years so we could live the life we do today…you heard right, nearly 3 million people have died so we can live.  Memorial Day was officially proclaimed on ...

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