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Guide to local Independence Day events

June 26, 2017 10:26 am Published by Leave your thoughts

The Fourth of July is one of my favorite holidays to celebrate in the Bay Area. We are so fortunate to have so much pride and patriotism on display. Here are a few local ways to celebrate the day: Foster City Fourth of July Celebration (my personal favorite-sponsored by my Foster City Lions!) Where: Foster City, Leo Ryan Park When: July 4, 9 a.m. –...

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Peninsula Real Estate Market Update – June 2017

June 14, 2017 11:19 am Published by Leave your thoughts

The median sales price slipped back the tiniest bit in May from April’s an all-time high for single family homes in San Mateo County, ending up at $1,473,850. The incredibly tight supply coupled with strong demand pushed the prices up and the overbids as well. Single family homes sold at a median overbid of 108.1%, also down from April’s 108.6%, but higher than last May’s...

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Market Update – May 2017

May 18, 2017 4:02 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

  Peninsula Real Estate Market Update – May 2017 San Mateo County’s continued hot housing market reflects the incredibly strong full employment economy that the Bay Area and the U.S. are experiencing. Not only is unemployment in San Mateo County historically low (3.2%), but also the number of employees who are involuntarily part-time is falling and older workers are remaining in the workforce longer. The...

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Market Update – April 2017

April 21, 2017 9:28 am Published by Leave your thoughts

Peninsula Real Estate Market Update – April 2017 Looking at San Mateo County’s March sales data, we continue to see strong buyer demand driving median sales prices up, and reluctant sellers keeping inventory exceptionally low. The strong sellers market conditions persist. The San Francisco – Silicon Valley economy remains very robust, but more mixed, as evidenced by a cooling in the commercial real estate leasing...

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CORA Support

April 19, 2017 5:27 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

I am so glad to be supporting this wonderful organization. CORA performs a crucial service for our community. We just hope that someday soon we will no longer need them.


Market Update – March 2017

March 21, 2017 11:04 am Published by Leave your thoughts

March Real Estate Market Report The San Mateo County real estate market continues to experience strong buyer demand and an exceptionally low number of homes and condos for sale. The strong demand is supported by a clean sweep of positive economic indicators just posted by The Conference Board, which reported that consumer confidence is at a 15 year high, and the Leading Economic Index, CEO...

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