About Marilyn Sanderson

Marilyn's background is in education with a Bachelor's Degree in Education and a Master's Degree in Guidance & Counseling. Since leaving the education field, she has had over a decade of experience in real estate and is passionate about finding what her clients want and making it happen.

Marilyn is also an active member of District 5340 - Rotary International.

Holiday House Annual Charity Drive 2014

Holiday House Annual Charity Drive 2014San Diego Holiday House – 2014

We are proud to announce, we are participating once again in this year’s Holiday House, organized by the San Diego Association of REALTORS®.

Donations in the form of Gift Cards, New Toys, Clothes, Canned Food, or Home Goods can be dropped off at our office.

This year’s charity recipients of the Holiday House are:

The Angel’s Depot

YWCA – Becky’s House

Homefront San Diego

Second Chance

Wounded Warrior Homes



Help create a happy holiday season for San Diego’s wounded veterans, military families, senior citizens, women and children breaking the cycle of domestic violence. –SDAR.com

Donations will be accepted up to December 3, 2014.

6863 Newberry St San Diego CA 92120


SOLD! – Brand new upgrades! This charming home has just been renovated. New stainless steel appliances & granite counters in kitchen & bath. Newly refinished hardwood floors, french doors to bonus family room & fresh paint throughout. Extra insulation in all walls. Large shaded back yard with plenty of room for entertaining or family. Two-car garage plus long driveway. Low water landscaped front yard.




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6 Ways To Go Organic in Your Garden


Organic gardening techniques may help improve the health of your plants. Click the image to read about several ways to go organic in your garden, whether you have a large garden plot or plants in containers. Share this information with any of your family and friends that have a “green thumb.”

4117 N Rogers Rd | Casa de Oro 91977


SOLD! – Beautiful views & expansive outdoor spaces, this meticulously refurbished home is move in ready. Gleaming hardwood floors, Craftsman style living room w/ fireplace, new fixtures & flooring in both baths,large kitchen with room for dining, huge family room w/ fireplace & new carpet, new paint throughout.  This one-owner home is a delight.  To be sold with adjoining vacant lot MLS # 130024146

Click here for other properties in the nearby area that are currently active on the market.



Listing Price: $350,000 (House) + $51,000 (Vacant Lot)
Address: 4117 N Rogers Rd
City: Spring Valley
State: CA
ZIP: 91977
Year Built: 1951
MLS # (if any): 130024138 / 130024146
Square Feet: 1,023 (House)
Bedrooms: 2
Bathrooms: 1.5
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Five Ways to Boost Your Credit Score



A good credit score is, of course, important when buying a home, but your credit score can impact many more avenues of life besides obtaining a loan such as insurance rates, employment, and more.

If you are trying to improve your credit score, here are five tips to keep in mind.  Improving your credit score isn’t something that happens overnight, but these tips can help boost your credit score over time.

If you already have an excellent credit score, these tips are still a great reminder on how to stay on track and keep your score high.

Stress-Free Holiday Party To-Do List

Are you planning a holiday party this weekend, or before the New Year?

While spending time with friends, family, or co-workers at a party can be a lot of fun and a great place to make memories, the preparation can be stressful!

With a little planning and prioritization, however, parties could be stress-free for everyone involved.  But where do you start?

Click the image in this post to view a great to-do list of party planning tasks broken down into the weeks, days, and day of the party.  By following this list this month, or for any party in the future, you are bound to cut out some of the stress associated with party planning so that you can enjoy the party just as much as your guests!

Show Gratitude Through Community Service

Although we just had Thanksgiving 2012, nothing should stop us from feeling a sense of gratitude all year long.  One great avenue to exhibiting gratitude is through community service.

Community service does not have to necessarily be a major time or energy commitment.  A little effort can really go a long way in helping others, while at the same time making you feel more grateful in your own life, and who knows, you may even have fun doing it!

There are many ways to get involved in community service and so here, I am sharing 5 ways to take part.  Click the image to view the list, which will help give you some inspiration and ideas!

5027 Capehart St | San Diego 92117

SOLD! – Great North Clairemont location. This one owner home has new carpet, vinyl and paint throughtout, new kitchen counters, stove cook top, stainless double sink, fixtures & newer fridge, washer & dryer. $1000 buyer credit for wall oven. Large den with fireplace opens to a sparkling pool & patio are perfect for outdoor living & entertaining. The meticulously maintained exterior is designed for low maintenance. Regular sale!


Click here to view or download a flyer for this property.


Property Details:

Listing Price: $399,000
Address: 5027 Capehart St
City: San Diego
State: CA
ZIP: 92111
Year Built: 1957
MLS # (if any): 120054496
Square Feet: 1,422
Bedrooms: 3
Bathrooms: 2
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Tips to Help Minimize Indoor Allergies

Although it may not always feel like it in Southern California recently, we are officially in the Fall season.  Colder temperatures are coming though and parts of the country are already experiencing the changing climate.

With colder temperatures, we stay inside more and an unfortunate symptom can occur and that is indoor allergies.  To keep you feeling your best and to help avoid indoor allergies as much as possible, here are some helpful tips and pieces of information to consider.  Click the image to view and download a PDF reference sheet and then go enjoy the Fall season!

Travel Tips To Help Save Money On Gas

If you are planning on doing any traveling this summer, or in the near future, gas prices may have you reconsidering.  It seems that just when there is a little relief at the pump with lower prices, they just jump back up again.

Despite high gas prices, there are ways you can still travel by car and save money on gas.  Click the image in this post for several different tips including websites and mobile phone apps that help you find the best prices as well as strategies to help you buy smartly.

If you are doing any traveling this summer, have fun and stay safe!