Where do you advertise your listings? Online advertising is great. Especially since buyers are out there looking online and seem to be utilizing the newspaper less and less. I know the statistic a few years ago was 80% of buyers look online before contacting a Realtor. I am sure the stats are ev...
Sell My House but the Pipe Organ Stays! Real estate deals come together when the buyer and seller can come to agreement not just in price, but in terms. In this case, it involved a massive pipe organ, to be sold with the house. When you see the photo, it is hard to believe this is inside the livi...
Earlier this week I was lucky enough to attend a meeting in Castro Valley that features Carole Radoni, the Economist that I love to follow. I truly think she is the best. Her presentation is supurb and she has so many take aways at the end of the day, you can't not be motivated by the Real Estate...
All cash offers on houses! How do people do it? Well, some people  just have a job that offers stock options and they are exercising those options. Especially in California. It is not uncommon to see an all cash offer on a property and it can be tough to compete. Search For a House in the East Ba...
  So many little details to make your home buying process smooths these days. Now through April 15th, even if the lender is planning to use your 2013 and 2014 taxes to qualify. If your offer gets accepted, the lender may at some point need to review 2014 tax transcripts. That's right, qualifying...
Breathtaking Beauties in San Francisco   San Francisco Botanical Garden is celebrating its 75th anniversary this year right in time for locals and tourists alike to enjoy the magnolias.   There are nearly 100 rare and historic trees offer dazzling pink and white blossoms through March 2015.   De...
IS YOUR HOUSE EARTHQUAKE READY? CA Earthquake Authority's Brace and Bolt Retrofit Program   Grants are available and will be offered by a random drawing to 100 Oakland property owners who apply before February 15, 2015. The grant recipients will be single family/duplex, wood-framed homes located...
How Many Days Can You Go Without Complaining? I swung by to see my grandmother who is 102 years old and she always puts a smile on my face. We always find something to laugh about. How can she be 102 years old, still live at home, and take no medication? Because she never complains!  If your are ...
The other day, Katie Lance, the owner of Katie Lance Consulting asked a few people she knew if they had a top tech or social tool to share for 2015. Katie used to work for Inman News and after hearing her speak at a local event and falling in love with that she had to say,  I flew to New York to...
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