Belmont Realtors

Are December Home Values Real?

By |January 22nd, 2016|

Are December Home Values Real? Can we trust what we hear?

Being REALTORS, we’re used to being asked “How’s the market?”, but never more than during holiday social events.

Real estate is the topic of conversation at a lot of social gatherings—we overhear conversations when we are out and about quite frequently. Usually it’s one person telling […]

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How to Pay Less Property Tax By Carrying Your Tax Base

By |February 12th, 2011|

If you’ve thought of moving but are frightened at the prospect of your property taxes increasing we have a few propositions for you—60, 90 and 110. You may already be aware of these but we have some new information which might make them more attractive.

Most homeowner’s are keenly aware that buying a new home means […]

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Can San Mateo Survive a Tidal Wave?

By |February 12th, 2011|

San Mateo County Market Snapshot–Are We Treading Water?   
Those of you who follow our market updates know we put our hometown, Belmont, under a market microscope every month to get a glimpse as to where the market appears to be headed.
Of course that really is living in a Petri dish when it comes to the real […]

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Belmont Home Prices Decline Further

By |February 11th, 2011|

We’re only one month into 2011 and already things are interesting.
Belmont home sales in January 2011 remained brisk. There were twelve homes which closed escrow in January, one more than last year but eight more than in 2009.
It appears a small trend has developed indicating January 2009, as suspected, was the low point for real […]

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Happy New Year from

By |December 30th, 2009|

Happy New Year!
We’re closing in on the year end home sales statistics, and for that matter the decade end as well. We’ll take a look at the past ten years as compared to 2009 to see how it all stacks up. For now, we’ll leave you with wishes for a prosperous, healthy and happy New Year!

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