Explore Palo Alto, CA

By Marcy Moyer, Probate, Trust, and Investment Specialist
(eXp Realty of California Silicon Valley Probate, Trust, and Investment Sales)
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So What is an Eichler?   Palo Alto is home to many Eichlers, mid century single story homes with walls of windows, tar and gravel roofs, wood siding, radiant heat, and a concept of indoor/outdoor living.   In the 50's these homes were considered modern, quintessentially Californian, or fire traps...

By Marcy Moyer, Probate, Trust, and Investment Specialist
(eXp Realty of California Silicon Valley Probate, Trust, and Investment Sales)
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Palo Alto, Ca. Single Family Home Market Update 02-15-09   As of today this is the snap shot of the Palo Alto market:   91 Active Listings 26 Pending Sales  4  Sold listing in past week     What does this mean?  The inventory is stable from last week, but this was a holiday week-end so there may ...

By Arn Cenedella
(Coldwell Banker)
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Palo Alto 94301 generally includes all areas north of Oregon Expressway east of Alma including downtown, Professorville, Old Palo Alto, and Crescent Park. This is Palo Alto's most expensive zip code as you will see by the median prices below. Where is the market in this area of Palo Alto headed? ...

By Arn Cenedella
(Coldwell Banker)
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During my 31 years in the real estate business selling properties up and down the San Francisco Peninsula, I am often asked what is so special about Menlo Park or Palo Alto or Los Altos? Why are homes more expensive in these areas compared to San Carlos (my home for the past 23 years), Redwood Ci...

By Arn Cenedella
(Coldwell Banker)
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Palo Alto 94303 generally includes all areas east of Middlefield south of Embarcadero but does include the area around highly-regarded Duvenek School. The 94303 zip code also includes all of East Palo Alto. Where is the market in this area of Palo Alto headed? The median list price in Palo Alto 9...

By Arn Cenedella
(Coldwell Banker)
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Palo Alto 94306 includes College Terrace, the California Avenue area, Barron Park, and most of Palo Alto south of Oregon west of Middlefield. Where is the market in this area of Palo Alto headed? The median list price in Palo Alto 94306 decreased slightly to $1,449,900. Average price per square f...

By Marcy Moyer, Probate, Trust, and Investment Specialist
(eXp Realty of California Silicon Valley Probate, Trust, and Investment Sales)
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Palo Alto, Ca. Single Family Home Market Update 01-29-09   As of today this is the snap shot of the Palo Alto market:   •90     Active Listings •21     Pending Sales •4         Sold listing in past week     What does this mean?  The inventory continues to increase. Active listings are up from 81 ...

By Marcy Moyer, Probate, Trust, and Investment Specialist
(eXp Realty of California Silicon Valley Probate, Trust, and Investment Sales)
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Who Is Selling In Palo Alto?   There has been a lot of speculation about what will happen to the market in Palo Alto. Will it drip 30%, drop 10%, improve in 6 months? Most of the argument against Palo Alto having a lot more decrease in home value, is the thought that most people here did not get ...

By Marcy Moyer, Probate, Trust, and Investment Specialist
(eXp Realty of California Silicon Valley Probate, Trust, and Investment Sales)
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Palo Alto, Ca. Single Family Home Market Update 01-29-09   As of today this is the snap shot of the Palo Alto market:   •81    Active Listings •17    Pending Sales •5        Sold listing in past week     What does this mean?  Big change from last update on Jan. 18th. There are 16 more active list...

By Arn Cenedella
(Coldwell Banker)
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There were two new beautiful condominium listings in downtown Palo Alto. Downtown Palo Alto is a highly sought after location. University Avenue and all its shops, stores, and restaurants are within a few minutes walk from these two listings. 800 High St. $407, Palo Alto is listed by Nicklas Gran...

By Arn Cenedella
(Coldwell Banker)
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2008 was generally a slow year for real estate on the San Francisco Peninsula. In the desirable residential communities, prices were flat to slightly declining and number of sales was typically down about 25%. But did things change for the worse after the October collapse of the stock market? The...

By Arn Cenedella
(Coldwell Banker)
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Here is a review of the Palo Alto, California residential real estate market in 2008: Median price decreased to $1,550,000 in 2008 from $1,552,100 in 2007 - a 0.1% decrease. Average price increased to $1,760,930 in 2008 from $1,870,640 in 2007 - a 5.9% decrease. The number of sales decreased to 3...

By Marcy Moyer, Probate, Trust, and Investment Specialist
(eXp Realty of California Silicon Valley Probate, Trust, and Investment Sales)
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Wednesday, January 21, 2009 Red Mango: Another Reason to Love Palo Alto   My favorite latest addition to University Avenue's line-up of great restaurants, coffee shops, and boutiques, is perfect any time of day or night. I consider it meal replacement, necessary dessert, fuel, and pure tastebud j...

By Marcy Moyer, Probate, Trust, and Investment Specialist
(eXp Realty of California Silicon Valley Probate, Trust, and Investment Sales)
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Palo Alto, Ca. Single Family Home Market Update 01-19-09   As of today this is the snap shot of the Palo Alto market:   •65    Active Listings •16    Pending Sales •1        Sold listing in past week     What does this mean?  Not much change from last week. The inventory is still pretty low. All ...

By Marcy Moyer, Probate, Trust, and Investment Specialist
(eXp Realty of California Silicon Valley Probate, Trust, and Investment Sales)
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Saturday, January 17, 2009 Palo Alto is the Best City for Dogs   As if it isn't obvious from my previous posts (especially the last one!), let me reiterate--I love dogs. Love them. One of my favorite things to do is take my labradoodle Demi out for a run or to the docks at Redwood Shores. Demi is...

By Marcy Moyer, Probate, Trust, and Investment Specialist
(eXp Realty of California Silicon Valley Probate, Trust, and Investment Sales)
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Shout Out For Summerhill Homes in Palo Alto, Ca.   Summerhill Homes is a local builder of new home developments. They were the builders of Palo Alto Central as well as the communities on the old Palo Alto Medical Foundation site. They are now selling Lane Woods in Menlo Park which is a developmen...

By Marcy Moyer, Probate, Trust, and Investment Specialist
(eXp Realty of California Silicon Valley Probate, Trust, and Investment Sales)
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The Green Elephant In South Palo Alto, Ca.   The Green Elephant is a combo Chinese/Burmese Restaurant on Middlefield Rd. in the Piazza Shopping Center at the corner of Charleston. I've never actually eaten in the restaurant but get take out from there all the time.  There are many wonderful dishe...

By Marcy Moyer, Probate, Trust, and Investment Specialist
(eXp Realty of California Silicon Valley Probate, Trust, and Investment Sales)
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Palo Alto, Ca. Single Family Home Market Update 01-11-09   As of this afternoon here is the snap shot of the Palo Alto Market:   •62    Active Listings •15    Pending Sales •2        Closed Sales in the Last Week     Closed Sales:   4212 Suzanne Dr.: Listed for $1,089,000 and sold for $1,151,000 ...

By Marcy Moyer, Probate, Trust, and Investment Specialist
(eXp Realty of California Silicon Valley Probate, Trust, and Investment Sales)
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Palo Alto Market Update Condos 01-06-09   As of this evening, here is the snapshot of the Palo Alto condo/town home market:   Active listings: 20   Pending sales: 5   Sold in last week: 1     Sold Details:   2579 Park Blvd. X102: Listed for $639,950 and sold for $630,000   What does mean?  We are...

By Marcy Moyer, Probate, Trust, and Investment Specialist
(eXp Realty of California Silicon Valley Probate, Trust, and Investment Sales)
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Palo Alto Market Update 01-05-09 Single Family Homes   As of this morning this is a snapshot of the real estate market in Palo Alto:   Single family homes:   Active listings:  60 Pending sales:   11 Sold in last week:  4   Sold homes included:   1018 Los Robles: listed for 1,350,000 and sold for ...

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