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We should have all sold in those months; MLS says homeowners sold their houses on average for 520% and 527% over their original list price! So once more while most … Continue reading Feb. 2019 or Sept. 2018: Both Months where Homes Sold for 5x their List Price?
A couple weeks ago I wrote about how the local MLS published stats about the value per SqFt of living space of homes in San Mateo County that basically showed … Continue reading Good Enough? Half Fixed? Not Good Enough!
I recently sold a modest home that had been in the family for over some 70 years. While I was prepping the house for market, the daughter of the original … Continue reading Never Too Late & The Art of Listening
That’s what my license plate says and there are no exceptions. This motto is not based on your home size or even whether you have a real estate transaction. A … Continue reading THERE4U
Home Sales down, but so were New Listings Everyone has been talking about how the real estate market had slowed down, prices were softer and many homes were taking longer … Continue reading San Mateo County: Good Market for Buyers & Sellers
In computer programming there is an old saying, “garbage in, garbage out!” This saying really applies to most things. At San Jose State, my old engineering Professor Myronik would harp … Continue reading BAY AREA HOME PRICES JUST TRIPLED IN VALUE… NOT!
The correlation between single family home prices in San Mateo County has been pretty good for many years now, but there seems to be a decoupling at the moment like … Continue reading Are Bay Area Home Prices Decoupling from Stock Market?
The stock market just hit new record highs and the Fed is rumored to be lowering interest rates soon, which will hopefully result in lower rates on mortgages. These two … Continue reading Are Bay Area Home Prices Going Up Again?
Address: 2921 Brittan Avenue, San Carlos
3 Beds | 2 Full Baths | House 2,070 SqFt | Lot 10,875 SqFt
List Price: $1,700,000
Sale Price: $1,590,000
Days on Market: 30
Address: 929 Rosewood Avenue, San Carlos List Price: $2,998,000 Sale Price: $3,550,000 Days on Market: 12 5 Beds | 3 Full Baths | 1 Half Bath | House 3,127 SqFt … Continue reading SAN CARLOS: Most Expensive Home Sold in June 2019
Address: 102 Nueva Avenue, Redwood City List Price: $1,198,000 Sale Price: $1,185,000 Days on Market: 21 2 Beds | 1 Full Bath | House 910 SqFt | Lot 4,185 SqFt … Continue reading REDWOOD CITY: Least Expensive Home Sold in June 2019