Belmont CA Home for Sale 2023 Notre Dame Avenue

Were you looking for a tucked away home in a removed location? And, were you looking for one that has dream home written all over it? In fact, were you looking for one somewhere in San Mateo County real estate? In that case, you may want to have a look at one amazing home steeped in luxury upgrades and understated …

May San Mateo County Home Sales

With May behind us, we can look at the numbers and summarize the month’s activity. And, those numbers tell us a lot about how the market behaved, with resale, single-family home sales. In fact, May San Mateo County home sales continued on a downturn, by 44.9%, compared to last year. Although, sales were up by 19.6%, compared to April 2020. …

Telecommuting and Bay Area Real Estate

Many more people telecommute for work theses days than perhaps at anytime in the past. All due to the covid-19 panic. And, there may be little doubt that telecommuting could have a caustic affect. On Bay area real estate, that is. In fact, some think that working remotely may spur a lasting shift away from onsite jobs. As a result, …

May San Mateo County Home Sales

June Real Estate Barometer

After the covid-19 slowdown, real estate seems to be picking up for June. And, some things have kept the industry humming to now. Things like using the power of the internet more efficiently. At the same time, focusing on things like virtual tours, nixing open houses and scheduling in-person tours. Not to mention the use of e-signings. As a result, …

Building a Great Front Yard Fence

When it comes to fences, one thing seems certain. They take some ounce of planning. And, many would agree the added privacy plus security fences provide is worth it. Although, what exactly must go into building a great front yard fence? In fact, it depends on many factors like the topography, the material and the desired curb appeal. At the …

Great Home Curb Appeal Tips

Great curb appeal is one sure way to get potential buyers interested in seeing what’s inside. At the very least, it’s one sure way to enjoy and take more pride in your home. In fact, while some folks may delay projects due to cost, there are many affordable improvement options. As a result, there are many, great home curb appeal …

Virtual Showings and Home Selling

Smart realtors are finding new ways to serve their clients and lose little integrity of business. And, they are ramping up their communications skills, even as the flags of social distancing and masks in public wave. In fact, those waves can be viewed by savvy realtors simply as opportunities. They can be viewed as chances for finding innovative and better …

Thinking of Selling Your San Mateo Home?

In these uncertain times, some may be thinking it’s not not a good idea to sell a home right now. Although, in places like San Mateo, people are selling their homes, successfully. And, it’s just a matter of having the right game plan with the right team. As a result, if you’re thinking of selling your San Mateo home, this …

San Mateo County April 2020 Condo Sales

A similar trend in home sales played out in San Mateo County April 2020 condo sales. That is, a plunge in sales and inventory stood out. In fact, resale condo sales were down 36.3% from March. And, condo inventory fell 22.8% year-over-year (YoY). Although in an interesting caveat, it was up 38.2% compared to March. Also, these sequences of activity …

June 2020 San Mateo County Condos

San Mateo County April 2020 Home Sales

San Mateo County April 2020 home sales data settled on some key takeaways. And, while indicating a downtrend in the market, they were not unexpected. In fact, some pandemic panic took its toll on sales and inventory, for resale, single-family homes. Seeing the downturn in both areas also indicates generally subpar participation by both buyers and sellers, for April. Below …