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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 27 single family Palo Alto homes for sale down from 39 last week. There are currently 4 Palo Alto town homes/condos for sale...

By John Souerbry, Homes, Land & Investments
(Cordon Real Estate)
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Palo Alto homes for sale under $1,000,000 make up just a small part of all properties for sale in town on any given day under present market conditions.  Currently they are about 25% of all homes for sale. The supply of Palo Alto homes for sale is not keeping up with demand.  This is generating a...

By John Souerbry, Homes, Land & Investments
(Cordon Real Estate)
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The process for selling California real estate owned by estates in probate has subtle differences compared to standard residential property sales.  Sometimes, executors have leeway to conduct a sale on behalf of an estate with processes similar to what they might use to sell their own home.  For ...

By John Souerbry, Homes, Land & Investments
(Cordon Real Estate)
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The process for selling California real estate owned by a trust has several differences compared to standard residential property sales.  Sometimes, trustees have leeway to conduct a sale on behalf of a trust with processes similar to what they might use to sell their own home.  For more complex ...

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 39 single family Palo Alto homes for sale up from 29 last week. 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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Anyone trying to buy a home in Palo Alto right now knows that it is tough out there. There are many more buyers than sellers and many Palo Alto homes sell with multiple offers way over list price. Some homes go as much as 40% over asking, but some do not. How does a buyer make the decision about...

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 29 single family Palo Alto homes for sale up from 26 last week. There are currently 12 Palo Alto town homes/condos for sale,...

By John Souerbry, Homes, Land & Investments
(Cordon Real Estate)
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Here are quick tips for an online real estate search made simple.  The vast majority of home buyers now begin looking for a home by searching online.  So do many real estate investors, especially those who invest in residential rental properties – both single and multi-family.  The real estate in...

By John Souerbry, Homes, Land & Investments
(Cordon Real Estate)
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Palo Alto homes for sale under $1M make up just a small part of all properties for sale in town on any given day under present market conditions.  Currently they are about 25% of all homes for sale. The supply of Palo Alto homes for sale under $1M is not keeping up with demand.  This is generatin...

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 26 single family Palo Alto homes for sale up from 24 last week. There are currently 8 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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Anyone shopping for a home in Palo Alto knows that it is a seller's market. The inventory is low, and there are a lot of other buyers out there looking for the perfect home at a great price.    The market is still active and you may only have a week to find a home, make a decision about whether ...

By John Souerbry, Homes, Land & Investments
(Cordon Real Estate)
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Brokers are often asked if a market is “hot.”  When I was asked about one of our local markets yesterday – and whether or not it is “hot” – I had to think for a moment.  “Hot” is one of those terms seen through “the eye of the beholder.”  So, instead of giving a yes or no answer, here’s how I des...

By John Souerbry, Homes, Land & Investments
(Cordon Real Estate)
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The Palo Alto luxury home sales report for April 2013 reflects a very strong market throughout Silicon Valley.  Homes priced or sold above $3M (luxury homes) are moving briskly and price escalations are expected throughout the remainder of the year. Today, six of the nine Palo Alto luxury homes a...

By John Souerbry, Homes, Land & Investments
(Cordon Real Estate)
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Palo Alto downtown condos for sale are not plentiful right now.  There are few downtown homes of any type on the market, including condos or single family homes in any price range. The three Palo Alto downtown condos for sale today are all in the same complex – the luxury building at 555 Byron St...

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 24 single family Palo Alto homes for sale down from 30 last week. There are currently 5 Palo Alto town homes/condos for sale...

By John Souerbry, Homes, Land & Investments
(Cordon Real Estate)
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There are four condos for sale under $700K in Palo Alto this week, a small share of the total 50 single family homes and condos currently on the market.  There are no single family homes available under $700,000. The Palo Alto housing market continues to lead Silicon Valley in terms of demand and...

By John Souerbry, Homes, Land & Investments
(Cordon Real Estate)
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Palo Alto residential land for sale is scarce as general inventory of homes in the area are leading Silicon Valley’s housing market recovery.  Very few single family lots have come on the market, driving many who would like to build a custom home in Palo Alto to buy tear-downs and rebuild.  If yo...

By John Souerbry, Homes, Land & Investments
(Cordon Real Estate)
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Silicon Valley luxury homes and estates are some of the most expensive luxury homes in California, if not the entire United States.  Mid-priced luxury homes are selling moderately, but ultra-luxury homes priced above $10M continue to move slowly. Click here >>> Top 10 Silicon Valley luxury homes ...

By John Souerbry, Homes, Land & Investments
(Cordon Real Estate)
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Residential property owners know that problem tenants will always be with us, which is why our Palo Alto property management services include leasing and general management, plus specific solutions to common, but difficult, tenant problems. Problem tenants are a significant drag on management res...

By John Souerbry, Homes, Land & Investments
(Cordon Real Estate)
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Despite this article’s title, it’s not one of those home selling tips about yard maintenance.  It’s about preparing for your home sale in a way that may be a bit more difficult than replacing a few boards or slapping on a coat of paint. When you put your home on the market, potential buyers will...

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