One of the many charges leveled against real estate agents over the years has been that they show their buyers only homes listed with their brokerage. For example, since I’m with Coldwell Banker, I’ll show you only Coldwell Banker listings.
Based on one major builder’s remarkably candid assessment, building affordable housing is going to remind us of Bismarck’s famous aphorism about the legislative process: Laws are like sausages. It’s better not to see them being made.
Over the years, Silicon Valley real estate has paid off handsomely for investors. But there are three common misconceptions that can trip up beginners.
It’s not unusual to have your friends tell you you paid too much for your home. It is unusual to have your local newspaper tell you you paid too much for your home.
The train keeps a-rollin’, with the median home price in Santa Clara County up almost 20 percent from August 2016, and in San Mateo County up a paltry 10 percent, according to the latest California Association of REALTORS data.
“Sparse housing inventory continues to affect the Northern California market.”
60 is the new 40, and August is the new September: the start of real estate’s second buying season.
Will you still love your new home tomorrow? Four tips to minimize buyer’s remorse.