Wednesday, June 20, 2018

California’s Median Home Price Climbs to New All-Time High

From the Pacific Union blog:
The latest monthly home sales and price report from the California Association of Realtors puts the median sales price for a single-family home in the state at $600,860 in May, up 9.2 percent year over year for the highest annual rate of appreciation in four years.  California's median price surpassed its previous peak of $594,530, recorded 11 years ago.  https://bit.ly/2K65xkv

Tuesday, June 12, 2018

As Summer Nears, Homeowners Have Outdoor Parties in Mind

From the Pacific Union blog:
With the official beginning of summer just a couple of weeks away, the high season for backyard barbecues and pool parties will soon arrive and a significant number of American homeowners are upgrading their outdoor spaces with entertaining guests in mind.
Read more . . . https://bit.ly/2LMp9ul .  Call FRITZ for all your real estate needs!


Thursday, June 7, 2018

Bay Area Cities Rank as Best in the World for Future Momentum

From the Pacific Union blog:
The Bay Area's real estate market and high-performance economy are currently running at full steam and appear poised to carry that momentum over the long term.  San Francisco takes the top spot on the rankings, followed by Silicon Valley at No. 2, both due largely to the Bay Area's global position as a technology powerhouse.  Read more . . . https://bit.ly/2kDEpOs


Wednesday, May 30, 2018

Real Estate Professionals Unanimously Agree on the Importance of Curb Appeal

From the Pacific Union blog:
Homeowners who are willing to invest in standard lawn-care services not only stand the best chance of appealing to buyers when the time comes to sell, but they will also turn a profit when they do.
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Real Estate Roundup: San Francisco Is No. 3 in the World for Billionaires

From the Pacific Union blog:
The Bay Area has more billionaires than almost anywhere on earth, while mortgage rates have climbed to their highest levels in almost seven years. Pacific Union's latest Real Estate Roundup has these stories and more.  https://bit.ly/2H535IR . To find out about your personal real estate situation and more,call FRITZ.


Sunday, May 20, 2018

Real Estate Roundup: Is Now the Best Time Ever to Sell a Home?

From the Pacific Union blog:
More Americans than ever think that now is the right time to sell a home, while California has officially mandated that all new homes built in the state will have solar-power features.  Take a look at the lates housing headlines in Pacific Union's weekly Real Estate Roundup.  https://bit.ly/2GAB0J0

Tuesday, May 8, 2018

6 Home Maintenance Chores We All Forget: How Many Did You Miss?

From Realtor.com:
If you're like most people, your home maintenance to-do list is so long, plenty of chores regularly fall off it and into the abyss, never to be remembered.  With so much house and so little time, that's understandable.  Hey, you're only human!  Read more at https://bit.ly/2jun6Pm

Friday, April 27, 2018

California Needs More New Homes Than Any Other U.S. State

From the Pacific Union blog:
Over the past decade and a half, more than 20 US states have not built enough homes to meet demand, leading to rising prices and decreased affordability, with California accounting for nearly half of the undersupply.  Read more about the demand and what we need to do to meet it:
https://bit.ly/2KiwP7G