"When buyers ask if the seller obtained permits, perhaps the better question is, did they need to—and was the work done properly."
Three generous bedrooms including the owners ensuiteTwo updated baths
We just listed this really neat home nestled in the hills of Belmont, yet very close to the Carlmont Shopping Center.
We love the circular driveway. More homes on Belmont’s notoriously narrow streets would benefit from one of these.
The rear yard is also very cool. It’s landscaped with […]
Looking at homes sales statistics is always more interesting when there’s movement in the market.
As seen in the graph below for San Mateo County, the median home price dropped from the peak in April of 2018, and it took over a year to finally rebound which wasn’t until May of 2019 when the median price just […]
As welcome news to homeowners, yesterday, Standard & Poor’s posted the MSA (Metropolitan Statistical Area) for March 2019 illuminating another uptick in the market after a steady four-month decline. This is the second month in a row showing rising values since the low in January 2019. This latest data point in March puts home values […]
We’ve continued our articles focused on the real estate market’s woes since the reverse in direction in Q4 of 2018 when home values and sales activity dropped precipitously. In fact, the only thing that increased during that time was the number of price reductions and the time it took to sell a home.
In our last […]
The release of the latest Case-Shiller Report could signal a shot across the bow for sellers considering a move.
Though often outperforming, and somewhat insulated from many parts of the U.S., the Bay Area is not immune to fluctuations in the housing market. These most recent statisticsfrom the highly regarded Case-Shiller report (for San Francisco Metropolitan Statistical […]
Riding high on accolades for installing a traffic light at the corner of South Road and Ralston Avenue, Belmont sprang into action and is in the process of installing another traffic light at the entrance of Ralston Intermediate School.
The department of Public works was reached for comment today and have announced that they’re so […]
Last year ended with much indecision regarding the future of our local housing market, and since there are typically fewer sales at the beginning of a new year, we thought it prudent to compare the first two months of 2019 to last year at the same time to better understand the state of our current […]
Belmont gets hit with lower returns for sellers this month as the market stall continues in November.
Comparing home sales for the month of November in 2017 to this year, it’s inescapably obvious that there’s been a shift in the market.
This data reflects many homes which actually sold in September, but have only recently closed in […]