Hire the right agent. I can't stress this enough. Hire someone you are comfortable with and who you have confidence will do the job, producing the most desirable results. Too many buyers and sellers hire someone due to the pressure of personal connections — but that doesn’t mean they have the vision or experience to execute the job at the highest level.Read More
Wondering what’s going on in the crazy Silicon Valley real estate market? Check out my new update as I share some stats on how both Santa Clara County and San Jose performed for the month of July. The market is changing!Read More
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...Read More
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.Read More
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.
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.Read More
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...Read More
Brexit's effects expand beyond the strengthening of the US currency against the pound and go as far as impacting the US real estate market. Whether you're a buyer or seller, changes may be on their way... So, what does Brexit mean for you?Read More
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.Read More
Buying a house is emotional, and your agent can help level the field by bringing a more rational approach to the transaction. Here’s how the two of you can work together to get the best possible dealRead More