Explore Mountain View, CA

By Carla Dimond, (Silicon Valley)
(CATARRA)
Comments 2
Almost every news article is full of news about how home sales are down and prices have fallen but I wanted to see if that holds true for the local real estate market in Mountain View, CA.  Has the market fallen dramatically and has the number of transactions fallen significantly?  I decided to ...

By John Souerbry, Homes, Land & Investments
(Cordon Real Estate)
Comments 0
Looking for a home in Mountain View?  Now that employment is up in the area, many Mountain View neighborhoods have already turned the corner in terms of increased demand and higher prices.  For many, foreclosed (bank-owned) homes provide the opportunity to purchase a home at a reasonable price. H...

By John Souerbry, Homes, Land & Investments
(Cordon Real Estate)
Comments 0
Looking for a home in Mountain View?  Now that employment is up in the area, many Mountain View neighborhoods have already turned the corner in terms of increased demand and higher prices.  For many, foreclosed (bank-owned) homes provide the opportunity to purchase a home at a reasonable price. H...

By Marcy Moyer, Probate, Trust, and Investment Specialist
(eXp Realty of California Silicon Valley Probate, Trust, and Investment Sales)
Comments 4
It is estimated that about 25% of home in the US are underwater, that is the owner owes more on the mortgage than the home is worth. So if the owner has to sell, they would have to either make up the difference or do a short sale. However, just being underwater is not enough reason for most banks...

By Carla Dimond, (Silicon Valley)
(CATARRA)
Comments 12
Homefacts.com is a great site because it has aggregated several sites that make sense for home buyers and home sellers to check out.   I know Homefacts.com is geared towards buyers but sellers will want to make sure they know what potential buyers will find when they type in their address. For Ex...

By John Souerbry, Homes, Land & Investments
(Cordon Real Estate)
Comments 0
Mountain View, located in the heart of Silicon Valley, offers a wide range of home-buying opportunities.  Now that employment opportunities are improving, many Mountain View neighborhoods have already turned the corner in terms of increased demand, though prices generally remain moderate.  For ma...

By John Souerbry, Homes, Land & Investments
(Cordon Real Estate)
Comments 0
Here’s an update of bank-owned foreclosure homes (REO) on the market in Mountain View as of September 2, 2011.  See any Mountain View homes you like?  I’ll send you more information and then let’s go take a look!   Type Bed/Bath Price Square Feet Notes Single family 4/3 $799,900 1,920   Condo 3/2...

By John Souerbry, Homes, Land & Investments
(Cordon Real Estate)
Comments 0
Here’s an update of bank-owned foreclosure homes (REO) on the market in Mountain View as of August 28, 2011.  See any you like?  I’ll send you more information and then let’s go take a look! Type Bed/Bath Price Square Feet Notes Single family 4/3 $799,900 1,920   Condo 3/2.5 $559,000 1,690   Sing...

By John Souerbry, Homes, Land & Investments
(Cordon Real Estate)
Comments 0
Read what's going on in the Mountain View housing market in my 1 Minute Housing Market Report. News, prices, financing, home buying and selling tips, and more! Includes local, regional, state and national updates. Click here: http://johnsouerbry.housingtrendsenewsletter.com/ Or visit my web site ...

By Marcy Moyer, Probate, Trust, and Investment Specialist
(eXp Realty of California Silicon Valley Probate, Trust, and Investment Sales)
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If you are an owner of a home with a second loan that is a Home Equity Line and you are having trouble paying your mortgage you should do something about it right away. I know you have probably heard that banks are taking up to 2 years to foreclose so you have plenty of time, but there is a dirty...

By John Souerbry, Homes, Land & Investments
(Cordon Real Estate)
Comments 0
Here’s an update of bank-owned foreclosure homes (REO) on the market in Mountain View as of August 5, 2011.  See any you like?  I’ll send you more information and then let’s go take a look! Type Bed/Bath Price Square Feet Notes Single family 4/3 $852,600 1,920   Condo 3/2.5 $649,900 1,369 New on ...

By Mike Young, FHA 203k Consultant 916-758-1809
(203kOnLine.com, covering the USA)
Comments 0
Wow, this week has been full of issues surrounding asbestos and lead testing. It seems that some contractors are concerned that they dont' even want to provide a bid on a project until $1,600 worth of testing has been completed... even the $1,600 sounds high. I haven't had to spend that kind of m...

By John Souerbry, Homes, Land & Investments
(Cordon Real Estate)
Comments 0
Here’s an update of bank-owned foreclosure homes (REO) on the market in Mountain View as of July 31, 2011.  See any you like?  Let me send you more information and then let’s go take a look! Type Bed/Bath Price Square Feet Notes Single family 4/3 $852,600 1,920 Price reduction Condo 3/2.5 $569,00...

By Marcy Moyer, Probate, Trust, and Investment Specialist
(eXp Realty of California Silicon Valley Probate, Trust, and Investment Sales)
Comments 2
Seems like a bizarre question doesn't it? Well guess what, it is not.  If you are selling your home as short sale the bank may have the right to send a property preservation company to the house and "secure it" if they feel the house is vacant and abandoned. But it is still my house, right? Yes, ...

By John Souerbry, Homes, Land & Investments
(Cordon Real Estate)
Comments 0
Located in the heart of Silicon Valley, the City of Mountain View is centrally located and has a vibrant downtown, excellent shopping, and a growing job market. Like everywhere in California, a few bank-owned foreclosure properties (REO) occasionally come on the market in Mountain View.  Although...

By John Souerbry, Homes, Land & Investments
(Cordon Real Estate)
Comments 0
Located in the heart of Silicon Valley, the City of Mountain View is centrally located and has a vibrant downtown, excellent shopping, and a growing job market. Like everywhere in California, a few bank-owned foreclosure properties (REO) and potential short sale (SS) properties occasionally come ...

By Marcy Moyer, Probate, Trust, and Investment Specialist
(eXp Realty of California Silicon Valley Probate, Trust, and Investment Sales)
Comments 1
When a buyer makes an offer on a Mountain View, or any Silicon Valley Short Sale they ocassionally want to purchase some of the furniture in the house.  Sometimes there is a couch that fits perfectly in the family room, or a dining room table that is too big for the seller's new house and they wa...

By Carla Dimond, (Silicon Valley)
(CATARRA)
Comments 3
In Mountain View, CA there were 31 single family homes sold in June 2011.  Homes were listed for 1.085M and sold for 1.11M on average. This represents a selling price of about 2% over asking price. How does this compare to June 2010 in Mountain View, CA? In June 2010, 40 single family homes sold ...

By John Souerbry, Homes, Land & Investments
(Cordon Real Estate)
Comments 0
Located in the heart of Silicon Valley, the City of Mountain View is centrally located and has a vibrant downtown, excellent shopping, and a growing job market. Like everywhere in California, a few bank-owned foreclosure properties (REO) and potential short sale (SS) properties occasionally come ...

By John Souerbry, Homes, Land & Investments
(Cordon Real Estate)
Comments 1
Located in the heart of Silicon Valley, the City of Mountain View is centrally located and has a vibrant downtown, excellent shopping, and a growing job market. Like everywhere in California, a few bank-owned foreclosure properties (REO) and potential short sale (SS) properties occasionally come ...

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