JUST SOLD – 9 Adrian Terrace, San Rafael

Congratulations to my wonderful homebuyers on their new home! We closed just in time for them to move before the busy holidays, and I couldn’t be more excited for their next adventure! Continue reading “JUST SOLD – 9 Adrian Terrace, San Rafael”

JUST SOLD – 979 36th Street, Richmond

Congratulations to my newest set of homeowners! Admittedly, this home started out with some flaws that might have scared other homebuyers away.  But after reviewing what was truly important to my clients and taking a closer second look, my clients decided this was the home for them, so we convinced the seller to fix those “flaws” with our winning offer and went for it.  It took some persistence, but sometimes winning the right home for you means really thinking about what you want, what can be fixed to get you what you want, and what you can’t live without.  Then, with the right negotiations, you can reach an agreement that works for everyone. Continue reading “JUST SOLD – 979 36th Street, Richmond”

JUST SOLD – Off Market in La Honda

Earlier this month, I had the pleasure of helping my clients buy their first home nestled in the beautiful redwoods of La Honda, California. After exploring a few different areas, these homebuyers decided La Honda was the next place they wanted to plant some roots.  Located just a short drive from Palo Alto and the rest of the peninsula, as well as the Pacific Ocean in the opposite direction, this location was absolutely perfect for them to start their next chapter.

With little inventory available in La Honda, I knew I had to get creative to find this well-deserving couple their dream home, before prices continued to appreciate and with interest rates on the rise.  Continue reading “JUST SOLD – Off Market in La Honda”

JUST SOLD – 57 Norwich Street, San Francisco

Congratulations to my clients on their new home with amazing views of downtown San Francisco and within walking distance to all that Bernal Heights has to offer!

1 bed | 1 bath | 713 square feet
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SOLD – 2721 Taraval Street, San Francisco

Congratulations to my client on purchasing this wonderful single family home in the Sunset district! This home has tons of potential and is in a convenient location near so many things.  Wishing his family many years of happiness in their new home!

2721 Taraval Street, San Francisco
2 bed, 2 bath, 1200 sq ft.
Represented buyer

 

The Benefits Of Homeownership Go Beyond The Financial

Homeownership is a major part of the American Dream. As evidence of that, 91% of Americans believe that owning a home is either essential (43%) or important (48%) to achieving that “dream.” In a market where some people may be unsure about the benefits and possibilities of buying a home, it is important that we remember this.

Homeownership is NOT just about the money. In fact, some of the major benefits are non-financial. Here are a few of those benefits as per the National Association of Realtors: Continue reading “The Benefits Of Homeownership Go Beyond The Financial”

SOLD – 395 Imperial Way #122, Daly City

Congratulations to my client on purchasing a new investment property in Daly City, CA!  Wishing you many years of prosperity with your new family investment in the Bay Area!

395 Imperial Way #122, Daly City
studio, 1 bath, 483 sq ft.
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2018 is the Projected Year of Interest Rates Rising and Homes Still Appreciating

The long window of low rates will remain open in 2018, but may be slowly closing. Expect a slow, moderate ascent, with rates staying in the 4 – 5% range in 2018. Now is the time to buy a home, with rates so low and prices continuing to climb.

The story may change in 2019 and beyond: Continue reading “2018 is the Projected Year of Interest Rates Rising and Homes Still Appreciating”