The Peninsula’s Week in View

Happy November! Here’s a list of events occurring in the Peninsula this week. Millbrae Check out Millbrae’s weekly Farmer’s Market featuring fresh produce, plants and tasty sweets galore. Located at the Parking Lot on the 200 Block of Broadway between Victoria Ave and La Cruz Ave. Saturday Nov. 7, 8:30 AM – 1:00 PM Millbrae Farmer’s Market Belmont The Belmont Chamber of Commerce is hosting their...

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Halloween Happenings in the Peninsula

Still on the fence on where to go this Halloween? Don’t get spooked! Stay local and check out these kid-friendly festivities in the peninsula through this weekend. Millbrae:    Get an early start on the fun! Activities include trick-or-treating, games and a costume parade. Don’t miss out on the fun. Halloween Day, 10 AM – 1:30 PM Millbrae Monster March    San Mateo:    Visit San Mateo’s...

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Current Median Home Values in San Mateo County

Bay Area Market Conditions in general and the Silicon Valley area in specific are red hot. Low inventory and high demand – fueled by the technology boom have resulted in several years of steady growth. 2015 is no exception. Homes are selling for at record or near record prices in almost all communities that I serve. San Mateo home values have gone up 17 percent...

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The Smart Home

It is now easier than ever to control virtually everything in a home with the click of a button or smart phone app. Not only can smart gadgets make homes more efficient, they also have the potential to increase home values. Upgrading your thermostat could potentially increase home value and desirability, especially among millennial buyers who crave convenience and technology. Programmable thermostats have been around...

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