What is Really Happening with Home Prices?

Home values have softened over the last twelve months. We are no longer seeing 6-7% annual appreciation levels for the national housing market. The current numbers are closer to 4%. Some have suggested that year-over-year appreciation levels could fall to 3% or less this year. Continue reading


Posted on May 23, 2019 at 8:00 am
Jennifer Angel | Posted in Buyer Tips, First-time Homebuyers, Housing Market Updates, Move-up Buyers, Seller Tips |

Top Days to List Your Home for Sale [INFOGRAPHIC]

Some Highlights:

  • ATTOM Data Solutions conducted an analysis of more than 29 million single family home and condo sales over the past eight years to determine the top days to list your home for sale.
  • The top five days to list your home brought in a 10% premium over market value and are all in either May or June!
  • “Families start their home search when they know their kids will be out of school and when the weather is ideal for home viewing and moving, giving home sellers an upper hand in price negotiations.”
  • There is still time to list your home before these dates pass you by!

Are you thinking of selling or buying real estate this year?  Contact us now to schedule a free consultation. We’ll work with you to develop an action plan to meet your real estate goals this year.


Posted on May 22, 2019 at 8:00 am
Jennifer Angel | Posted in Housing Market Updates, Infographics, Seller Tips |

Starting the Search for Your Dream Home? Here Are 5 Tips!

In today’s real estate market, low inventory dominates the conversation in many areas of the country. It can often be frustrating to be a first-time homebuyer if you aren’t prepared.

In a realtor.com article entitled, “How to Find Your Dream Home—Without Losing Your Mind,” the author highlights some steps that first-time homebuyers can take to help carry their excitement of buying a home throughout the whole process. Continue reading


Posted on May 21, 2019 at 8:51 am
Jennifer Angel | Posted in Buyer Tips, First-time Homebuyers, Move-up Buyers |

Dinner Night Out Fundraiser for Logan Band @ Chipotle!

 

Please invite your family and friends so we can all help support the band.  Thank you!


Posted on May 17, 2019 at 2:00 pm
Jennifer Angel | Posted in Events | Tagged , , ,

Top 6 Home Organization Upgrades that “Spark Joy” for Buyers

Thanks to Marie Kondo and her hit Netflix series “Tidying Up,” home organization is a hot topic right now. Marie encourages her viewers to minimize their possessions and keep only those items that “spark joy.”

 

With spring in full bloom, now is the perfect time to do some spring cleaning and add organizational systems to your own home. Not only will you clear out clutter, your efforts can actually increase the value of your home.

 

Ready to give it a try? Here are six home organization ideas that will “spark joy” for you and your property value. Continue reading


Posted on May 15, 2019 at 9:28 pm
Jennifer Angel | Posted in First-time Homebuyers, Move-up Buyers, Seller Tips, Uncategorized | Tagged , ,

The Mother Of All Weekends Is Here! How Will You Celebrate?

Mother’s Day Weekend EventsFind out how Mother’s Day is being honored throughout the Bay & join in on the celebrations! Continue reading


Posted on May 10, 2019 at 6:34 pm
Jennifer Angel | Posted in Events | Tagged , , , ,

Open Homes this Weekend


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Posted on May 9, 2019 at 11:00 pm
Jennifer Angel | Posted in Events, First-time Homebuyers, Move-up Buyers |

Why Access Is One of the Most Important Factors in Getting Your House Sold!

So, you’ve decided to sell your house. You’ve hired a real estate professional to help you through the entire process, and they have asked you what level of access you want to provide to your potential buyers. Continue reading


Posted on May 8, 2019 at 8:00 am
Jennifer Angel | Posted in Buyer Tips, First-time Homebuyers, Move-up Buyers, Seller Tips |

James Logan Band & Color Guard Presents “She” at their Spring Gala (5/9/19)

Join us this Thursday for an evening of music and dance at James Logan High School’s Center for Performing Arts. This year’s Spring Gala will spotlight all music by female composers. You will be entertained by James Logan’s Concert Band, Symphonic Band, Wind Symphony, Percussion Ensembles, Color Guard, and various student chamber groups.

 

Go to EventBrite to select your seats.

 

May 9th, Thursday

7:00 – 10:00 PM

Center for Performing Arts

1800 H St, Union City, CA 94587

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Posted on May 7, 2019 at 3:21 pm
Jennifer Angel | Posted in Events |

Your Home’s Spring Maintenance Checklist [INFOGRAPHIC]

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Posted on May 7, 2019 at 1:00 pm
Jennifer Angel | Posted in Buyer Tips, First-time Homebuyers, Infographics, Move-up Buyers, Seller Tips |