Congrats to my clients KN & RH for landing this cute home in Visitacion Valley. I know they are excited to put their stamp on this home and truly make it their own. With a little perseverance you can own a piece of San Francisco! Don’t know much about Visitation Valley? Most SF residents do not!..
November 2016 Market Report During the past 14 months we’ve seen the Chinese stock market crash, the oil price crash, Brexit, high U.S. financial market volatility, a slowdown in the Bay Area high-tech boom, and enormous election-related anxiety. It is difficult to tell exactly how these events may have affected real estate markets. Many of the forecasts..
Congratulations to my client ZP on selling his great condo in the Inner Mission. If you missed out on this listing – don’t worry I can help your home in this trendy neighborhood. Listed at $1.095 million, sold for $1.3 million – 19% Over List This 2 Bedroom, 2 Bathroom condo, in the trendy Inner Mission,..
I, as well as other agents, have seen fewer offers coming in on our listings. Instead of 40% over list price, it has become much closer to 15 – 20%. There are many reasons why this might be the case but overall the market is flattening just a tiny bit. Median sales prices typically fall..
October marks the 27th anniversary of the 1989 Loma Prieta Earthquake. Each October I pull out my kit, take inventory of my supplies, and replace / add needed supplies. This is a great time to either update your earthquake kit or, if you don’t yet have one, to start it. It is better to have even a small kit..
The premium location and unbelievable views is what brought so many people to pursue 720 Sanchez St. Sold at 28% over asking I know my clients are very happy with the results of the sale. List Price – $1.875m – SOLD! – 28% over list price! Views, views, views! This 3 BR/1.5 BA home offers..
Since 2011, the Sonoma median house price has appreciated by 85% and its median condo price by 129%. One major factor in such large jumps is that the distressed property crisis plunged Sonoma home prices to unreasonable lows during the recession. For the last few years, the market has been like a balloon which has..
From the middle of 2015, the Bay Area high-tech boom appeared to appreciably cool down in hiring, IPOs coming on market, venture capital flow and general economic optimism, and that was one factor in the cooling in the SF real estate market. (One local economist predicted “blood in the streets” of San Francisco from a..
September 2016 Update Autumn & the Expected Surge in New Home Listings Autumn is the second biggest selling season of the year, and September is typically the single month with the highest number of new listings. Autumn is a relatively short market season, running from after Labor Day until mid-November, when the market begins its slide..