“As the housing market approaches the end of the first quarter, there have been some encouraging signs for home sellers and homeowners who may be weighing whether to sell. The year kicked off on a fairly strong note for the housing market both on a national and statewide level.”
I’ve been leasing Silicon Valley rentals since 1989, and lately I’ve noticed a big change.
If last fall I had told my clients looking for homes in the wonderful mid-Peninsula city of Wonderfulville that prices would go up 10 percent as soon as January 1 rolled around, they would have been…skeptical. And I would have understood their…skepticism. But I would have been right.
Seven ways to mitigate the risk of a home burglary. And while they may seem obvious, a look at a recent Menlo Park “crime wave” suggests otherwise.
Colors go in and out of style, sometimes remarkably quickly, but their effect on your perception of a room stays the same. I probably see more homes in a year than most people see in a lifetime, and I’ll give you my take on the colors that are this year’s top designer choices.
“There is no doubt that prices in California continue to be among the highest in the nation, buoyed by steady demand and a healthy economy. A recent report delivered a dose of good news, however, showing that rising wages and seasonal price declines have helped to stabilize California’s housing affordability.”
Rising job creation and stock market wealth: I’ve seen two real estate downturns, and this doesn’t feel like one.