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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As a Palo Alto Real Estate Agent I am always being asked, "How's the market in Palo Alto?" The answer is simple: Not enough inventory, plenty of buyers. There are currently 37 single family Palo Alto homes for sale, up from 30 last week. There are currently 5 Palo Alto town homes/condos for sale,...

By Marcy Moyer, Probate, Trust, and Investment Specialist
(eXp Realty of California Silicon Valley Probate, Trust, and Investment Sales)
Comments 1
As a Palo Alto Real Estate Agent I am always being asked, "How's the market in Palo Alto?" The answer is simple: Not enough inventory, plenty of buyers. There are currently 30 single family Palo Alto homes for sale, down from 33 last week. There are currently 6 Palo Alto town homes/condos for sal...

By John Souerbry, Homes, Land & Investments
(Cordon Real Estate)
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In previous articles, I discussed the unique sales procedures and forms used when selling real estate owned by trusts1 and estates in probate2.  I’m following up with a broker’s perspective on the 3 most common mistakes when selling California real estate owned by a trust.  If you ever find yours...

By John Souerbry, Homes, Land & Investments
(Cordon Real Estate)
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In previous articles, I discussed the unique sales procedures and forms used when selling real estate owned by trusts1 and estates in probate2.  I’m following up with a broker’s perspective on the 3 most common mistakes when selling California real estate owned by an estate in probate.  If you ev...

By Marcy Moyer, Probate, Trust, and Investment Specialist
(eXp Realty of California Silicon Valley Probate, Trust, and Investment Sales)
Comments 1
As a Palo Alto Real Estate Agent I am always being asked, "How's the market in Palo Alto?" The answer is simple: Not enough inventory, plenty of buyers. There are currently 33 single family Palo Alto homes for sale, down from 46 last month. There are currently 6 Palo Alto town homes/condos for sa...

By John Souerbry, Homes, Land & Investments
(Cordon Real Estate)
Comments 2
More Fun With Real Estate Terminology Buyers, sellers, investors, welcome back to another installment of Real Estate Jargon, aka, simple explanations of sometimes-confusing real estate terms.  As a departure from terms typically used in real estate transactions or property management, I’m respon...

By John Souerbry, Homes, Land & Investments
(Cordon Real Estate)
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There are 24 Menlo Park homes for sale holding an open house this coming weekend in this popular Silicon Valley community.  Click on the address included in the listings below to view details of each of the Menlo Park homes for sale.  If you would like assistance during your open house visit or m...

By John Souerbry, Homes, Land & Investments
(Cordon Real Estate)
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There are 24 Palo Alto homes for sale holding an open house this coming weekend in this popular Silicon Valley community.  Click on the address included in the listings below to view details of each of the Palo Alto homes for sale.  If you would like assistance during your open house visit or mor...

By Carla Dimond, (Silicon Valley)
(CATARRA)
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7 Condo/Townhouse sold in Palo Alto, CA August 2013* Average List Price: $917,000 Average Sales Price: $989,000 Median Sales Price: $945,000 On average 8% above list price Average Days on Market:  15 days Highest price: $1,7000 listed at $1,299,000 ALL cash Lowest price: $550,000 listed at $525,0...

By Marcy Moyer, Probate, Trust, and Investment Specialist
(eXp Realty of California Silicon Valley Probate, Trust, and Investment Sales)
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  As a Palo Alto Real Estate Agent I am often asked this question in the fall, "Should I decorate my house for Halloween?" I am prejudiced as I love Halloween, but the decision to decorate your Palo Alto home for sale or not needs to be made with your head, not your heart. My first rule of thumb ...

By Marcy Moyer, Probate, Trust, and Investment Specialist
(eXp Realty of California Silicon Valley Probate, Trust, and Investment Sales)
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As a Palo Alto Real Estate Agent I am always being asked, "How's the market in Palo Alto?" The answer is simple: Not enough inventory, plenty of buyers. There are currently 45 single family Palo Alto homes for sale, up from 23 last month. There are currently 9 Palo Alto town homes/condos for sale...

By Marcy Moyer, Probate, Trust, and Investment Specialist
(eXp Realty of California Silicon Valley Probate, Trust, and Investment Sales)
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Curry Up Now is in downtown Palo Alto at 321 Hamilton Ave, Palo Alto. It is open Monday- Friday 11:00am- 10:00pm, Saturday 11:30am- 10:00pm, and Sunday 11:30am- 9:00pm. It is a chain that is also located in San Mateo and San Francisco. They have 3 food trucks that you are able to check for their ...

By John Souerbry, Homes, Land & Investments
(Cordon Real Estate)
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There were 17 Palo Alto homes for sale added to the MLS within the past week.  These homes reflect the middle of the Palo Alto market, priced from $882,000 to $4,290,000.  33 of the 35 Palo Alto homes that closed escrow in the past 30 days fall within this price range, most priced between $1,500,...

By John Souerbry, Homes, Land & Investments
(Cordon Real Estate)
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Welcome back to another installment of Real Estate Jargon, aka, simple explanations of sometimes confusing real estate terms.  Today, we’ll look at the sometimes misused titles of listing agents and selling agents in real estate transactions. When we sell our home, we typically seek out a license...

By Carla Dimond, (Silicon Valley)
(CATARRA)
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43 Single Family Homes Sold in Palo Alto, CA August 2013* All Zip codes Highest Prce: $5,400,000 Only one house sold for under a Million Dollars in Palo Alto in August 2013 Average List Price: $1,955,000 Average Sales Price: $2,144,000 On average 10% over asking price Average Days on Market: 21 d...

By John Souerbry, Homes, Land & Investments
(Cordon Real Estate)
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Selling real estate with pass through deposits is very common in commercial property and land transactions, but not in residential sales.  Let’s look at what pass through deposits are and how they can be used to reduce the seller’s risk in a home sale. A pass through deposit is simply a cash depo...

By John Souerbry, Homes, Land & Investments
(Cordon Real Estate)
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The Palo Alto home sales report for August 2013 reflects the strong market throughout Silicon Valley and consistently strong demand for Palo Alto housing, both single family homes and condos.  Homes priced below $5M are moving briskly and current value levels are expected to hold or increase thro...

By John Souerbry, Homes, Land & Investments
(Cordon Real Estate)
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Keeping A Rent Roll Keeping a rent roll is fundamental for most real estate investors and property managers.  A rent roll is simply a written account of rents and other fees assessed to a tenant and when they were paid.  Rent rolls can be hand written in a notebook or automatically generated by p...

By Gary Frimann, CRS, GRI, REALTOR and Broker
(Eagle Ridge Realty / Signature Homes & Estates)
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Here is the latest real estate market report for Palo Alto, CA.  Centrally located to all the high tech centers and the high paying jobs that are offered there, Palo Alto is a great place to live.  Demand is always strong. Palo Alto is also home to Stanford University.  It has a wonderful walkabl...

By John Souerbry, Homes, Land & Investments
(Cordon Real Estate)
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Santa Clara Kenpo Academy has provided me with a limited number of complimentary passes to this Agent Self Defense Workshop on August 24th.  To register and receive a free, complimentary pass, complete the brief registration form by clicking here. ------------------------------------------------...

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