menlo park real estate: How Much Over Asking Are Menlo park Homes Selling for in 2014? - 03/19/14 04:09 AM

Anyone trying to buy a home in Menlo Park right now knows that it is tough out there. There are many more buyers than sellers and many Menlo Park homes sell with multiple offers way over list price. Some homes go as much as 30% over asking, but some do not. How does a buyer make the decision about how much to offer to have the winning bid in a Menlo Park multiple offer situation and not overpay? The answer is not simple, and sometimes it is not a question of price, but terms, like contingencies, length of escrow, length of rent back, etc. … (0 comments)

menlo park real estate: Why You May Need To Put A New Roof When Selling A Menlo Park House - 12/06/13 12:10 AM
The market is hot in Menlo Park, inventory is down to almost nothing, homes get multiple offers, and Menlo Park home sellers are in the driver's seat. So Does this mean it is ok to just put a home on the market in any condition and you will get offers 20-30% over list price? Unfortunately not always. 
While it is true that there is a lot of cash out in the world, assuming that you will have multiple excellent cash offers to chose from when selling your Menlo Park home is not always the case. I recently listed a home that … (2 comments)

menlo park real estate: How Much Should I Offer For a Menlo Park Home With Multiple Offers? - 10/17/13 12:31 AM
 

Anyone trying to buy a home in Menlo Park right now knows that it is tough out there. There are many more buyers than sellers and many Menlo Park homes sell with multiple offers way over list price. Some homes go as much as 30% over asking, but some do not. How does a buyer make the decision about how much to offer to have the winning bid in a Menlo Park multiple offer situation and not overpay?
The answer is not simple, and sometimes it is
 not a question of price, but terms, like contingencies, length of escrow, length of rent back, … (0 comments)

menlo park real estate: How Much To Offer on a Menlo Park Home With Multiple Offers - 05/15/13 08:29 AM

Anyone trying to buy a home in Menlo Park right now knows that it is tough out there. There are many more buyers than sellers and many Menlo Park homes sell with multiple offers way over list price. Some homes go as much as 30% over asking, but some do not. How does a buyer make the decision about how much to offer to have the winning bid in a Menlo Park multiple offer situation and not overpay?
The answer is not simple, and sometimes it is
 not a question of price, but terms, like contingencies, length of escrow, length of rent back, etc.
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menlo park real estate: Menlo Park Ca Distressed Property Update: 12/3/10 - 12/03/10 12:13 PM

 
Menlo Park, Ca. Distressed Property Update
Are you waiting for a distressed property for sale in Menlo Park so you can snatch a bargain, or are just curious about them? Well, there are a few of these types of sales, but not many. Short sales, as in other places, are more common than foreclosures. Most banks are at least giving homeowners the option to try to do a loan modification or short sale before foreclosing. These options do not always work, but they are worth a try.
Active Short Sale Listings:  8 
Pending short sale listings:  14
They break … (0 comments)

menlo park real estate: Menlo Park Ca Broker Tour 01-13-09 Recap - 01/13/09 01:36 PM
Menlo Park, Ca. Tour 01-13-09 Recap
 
Here is what I saw on tour today in Menlo Park:
 
1.  2123 Ashton Ave. $2,079,000 4bd/3 baths 2,700 sq. ft, 6,000 sq ft. lot. Listed by Maggie Heilman APR
 
Very nice new home with interesting finishes, not a beige spec house. Unfortunately it is next to a parking lot, but a great price for the size and quality.
 
800 Hermosa Way $3,675,000:  5 bed/4+ baths 5350 sq ft. 21,816 sq ft lot Listed by Don Yarkin  
Best house on tour in my opinion! Gorgeous architecture, magnificent lot, just needs … (2 comments)

 
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