Ready for 2018? Let's Look at 2017 In A Nutshell...

Ready for 2018? Let's Look at 2017 In A Nutshell...

While many were still putting away their Christmas trees and getting back into "work-mode" after the holidays, Silicon Valley's real estate market closed off a strong 2017 and started January 2018 off with a bang.

But first, let's take a look back at Santa Clara County real estate trends of 2017 in a nutshell...

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Relocating to Tech HQ? Your family will love some Cali Sunshine!

Relocating to Tech HQ? Your family will love some Cali Sunshine!

Silicon Valley is an interesting place. As technology central for big name companies, many people continue to move out West to expand their careers, but due to the high cost of living, current residents are also looking to leave the area in search for more affordable living. As Silicon Valley continues to build out it’s own version of a concrete jungle, many find themselves wondering, “is this is still a good place to raise families?” there are still many wonderful neighborhoods that are for the whole crew, but still keep your commute manageable.

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How Can You Survive A Seller's Market?

How Can You Survive A Seller's Market?

Living in the midst of what is still considered a seller’s market, first-time home buyers can find the process to be frustrating because of the low inventory and hyper-competitiveness of the offer process.  As you search for your new home, keep these helpful tips in mind and with a little patience, you’ll be able outlast the competitive seller’s market and land your dream property.

 

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What's the Deal with New Construction Homes?

What's the Deal with New Construction Homes?

Silicon Valley is rapidly growing so you've likely noticed all the construction happening in your neighborhood. Drilling, dust, dirt...new complexes are popping up everywhere, some for purchase and others for rent. But what's the deal with purchasing a new construction home? Is it better to purchase a new home directly from the builder or a property resale directly from a seller? There are many pros and cons to consider when making the decision, but here are a few to think about.

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Is the Real Estate Market in Silicon Valley Finally Slowing Down?!

Is the Real Estate Market in Silicon Valley Finally Slowing Down?!

s a Realtor in Silicon Valley, I'm often asked questions about how the "market" is doing. Is it a good time to buy? Good time to sell?  Lately however, the question has changed. Now I'm asked "is the market in Silicon Valley finally slowing down?" It's an interesting question and I think anyone looking to buy or sell a home is feeling some type of shift. Here's my take...

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The Beginning: Exploring the Ritz and Glitz of the Silicon Valley

The Beginning: Exploring the Ritz and Glitz of the Silicon Valley

This blog will be a compilation of the daily musings of my life...real estate tips for new homebuyers, neighborhood news (new properties and area developments), frequently asking questions, local foodie spots and really anything that I think might be of interest to my audience.

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