An MLS snapshot as of 3 PM 5/22/2015

Marin and Sonoma Counties, all property categories. New listings, 83. Back on the market, 21. Price increases, 8. Price reductions, 39. Contingent, 75. Pending, 64. Sold, 86. Expired, 4. Inactive, 9. If I add up the back on the market, Price reductions, expired and inactive listings I am looking at 73 properties which were or […]

An MLS snapshot as of 3 PM 5/20/2015

Yes, I know it’s 5 PM. There have been phone calls… Marin and Sonoma Counties, all property categories. New listings, 107. Back on the market, 25. Price increases, 7. Price reductions, 43. Contingent, 85. Pending, 69. Sold, 87. Expired, 3. Inactive, 19.

The Sebastopol Broker’s meeting and tour 5/20/2015

There were 68 present on a lovely spring day. 12 new escrows opened, 10 closed, 2 price reductions, 1 property came back on the market, 14 upcoming listings mentioned and 8 buyer’s needs mentioned.Several had multiple offers, which does not mean that they went into escrow for more than asking. The most interesting upcoming listing […]

Put More Down Or Pay Off Debt Before Jumping Into Buying A Home?

Lining up your finances for a home purchase this year? Spring is right around the corner. Here’s how to gauge if you should put more money down, or pay off debt to improve your figures. Key questions to ask yourself: How much house payment can I manage while still being able to save money? How […]