Ideal Home Window Dressings

For most of us, how we dress our windows is a big deal. And that’s not just a notion or preference, it’s a practical thing. In fact, if the window(s) don’t look good, the whole room suffers the same. Although, where do you start to get the ideal home window dressings you want? Don’t let yourself be distracted by the …

5 Simple Ways to Make Small Rooms Look Bigger

A lot of us have had to deal with a small room issue at one time or another. As a result, we’ve either sought to ignore it, or thought about how to fix it. When it comes to fixing it, many of us automatically jump to what seems like the obvious conclusion. We decide the space must be expanded. A …

Luxury Home Buying Involves Emotional Factors

In my previous blog, we covered the subject of emotions involved in buying a home. For many buyers, they can run high. In fact, they can certainly differ greatly from buyer to buyer in a typical home market. Some of these emotional factors are obvious, as noted in the previous blog. Although, can emotions also differ greatly from market to …

Home Buyer Emotional Factors

Home Buying Involves Emotional Factors

A good realtor knows that there’s a whole lot more to buying a home than selling points. They know that buyers make decisions governed not just by their pocket books. They make them also based on preferences and emotions. In fact, a realtor that doesn’t think home buying involves emotional factors still has much to learn. That attitude can even …

Beautifully Lift Home Interiors Simply

When it comes to beautifying our home interiors, it’s often a work in progress. We typically adopt new pet projects when another gets completed. In fact, it’s a fact there’s usually room for improvement as we busy ourselves making our indoor space better. Although, it can become expensive! For example, let’s look at a basic bathroom remodel. It could easily …

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Experienced San Mateo County Realtor

An experienced realtor turns out to be one of those must have’s in most real estate markets today. That’s not just a self-fulfilling prophecy as some might imagine. It’s reality. In fact, sellers, as well as buyers face many challenges in market dynamics. Such dynamics have become quite complex and difficult to predict. That rings true, even with technology providing …

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Happy New Year Everyone in San Mateo County

Let me start out by saying, Happy New Year Everyone in San Mateo County! It’s been a great past year. Although, we now say goodbye to 2016, and welcome 2017. It’s time to get started on making this new year a great one also! I have lots of plans and motivation for the months ahead. I hope you do also. …

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Existing Home Sales Up 3 Consecutive Months

Our previous blog covered some of the positive trends in new home sales and an overall healthy 2016 real estate market. Similar trends have developed for existing home sales in 2016. In fact, existing home sales up 3 consecutive months, as of November makes for some positive prospects in 2017. The uptick in November registers at 0.7%. Not bad for …

New Home Sales Spiked in November With High Demand

In recent news we’ve learned that new home sales spiked in November with high demand in 2016. The news points to a housing market that is anything but stagnant. In fact, it’s showing healthy signs, even as we move into a typically slow period for real estate. Telling factors in the uptick comes with specific new homes data. In November, …

Right Questions to Ask When Home Buying

As a continuation of the last blog, I want to share more about the right questions to ask when home buying with you. Knowing these questions, among others gets buyers out from behind the eight ball. It empowers them. So, let’s get right to it. Right Questions to Ask When Home Buying It’s important for buyers to get detail-focused in …