Ever wonder why home prices are up, way way up? A recent article posted on RISMedia indirectly explains why.
Compromise on floor plan? School district? Neighbors? The Silicon Valley market forces home buyers to make tough choices.
Stop me if you’ve heard this before, but “San Jose”, otherwise known as the San Jose Statistical Metropolitan Area, otherwise known as Silicon Valley, was ranked the hottest market in the county this October by realtor.com. As it was in September.
The researchers at National Geographic and Gallup have scientifically determined that if you live in Silicon Valley, you’re happy.
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.
Let’s say you’re renting, but you’d like more space and a home you can make your own. You’d like to buy, but you’re not sure if you’ll buy here or somewhere you can get more house for less money. What’s the next step? And is there another motivation, even more important than the need for space and control, that you’ll have to have to be a successful Silicon Valley homebuyer?
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