Belmont

Save the Daylight- When Did Daylight Saving Time Start

By |October 30th, 2015|

How and When Did Daylight Saving Time Start?

It’s that time of the year to turn the clocks back to end Daylight Saving Time.

Of course you’ll remember to turn your clocks back when you go to bed Saturday night, but do you know why–beside for the obvious reasons that you want to be in sync with […]

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Which City Is More Affordable–Belmont or San Carlos

By |January 22nd, 2014|

Belmont vs San Carlos Home Values

NOTE: This post is in response you a question posed on the Belmont Patch:

Q.    How does Belmont’s property prices rise compare with nearby San Carlos’ which has the Laurel Street downtown and the industrial area?

A.  To answer this question as posted on the Patch by Gladwyn d’Souza, we had to […]

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Why Waiting Out the Market May be a Fool’s Game

By |June 20th, 2013|

Should you buy a home now, or wait?

Let’s face it; nobody wants to purchase a home at the peak of the market. And most buyers would love to imagine they got a good deal. But with today’s local market conditions, that’s a tall order to fill.

The internet has changed the way buyers search for homes. […]

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6 Folger Court, Belmont – Just Listed!

By |March 23rd, 2013|

 

Take a moment to check out his new listing in Belmont!

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Belmont, CA Home Values & Trends Report for November 2012

By |December 5th, 2012|

Belmont home sales were down year-over-year in November of 2012 ending a nine month run of increased sales over last year.

Just Listed! 1532 Altura Way, Belmont

By |April 20th, 2012|

Another new listing in Belmont for April 20th 2012

Belmont Gets Blasted With Rain! (With Video)

By |March 24th, 2011|

OK it will be all over the news but here’s the local Belmont scoop. Just as a back-up to our weather station which uploads to the internet, I have this visual aid in our backyard because I guess I am a geek for starters (I also have triple redundancy for my hard drives now), but […]

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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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