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Case-Shiller Posts Higher Home Prices in the Bay Area

By |May 2nd, 2013|

New York, April 30, 2013 – Data through February 2013, released today by S&P Dow Jones Indices for its
S&P/ Case-Shiller Home Price Indices, the leading measure of U.S. home prices, showed average home prices increased 8.6% and 9.3% for the 10- and 20-City Composites in the 12 months ending in February 2013. The 10 and […]

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Forget Everything You Thought You Knew About Home Values

By |April 12th, 2013|

It seems there’s even more pent-up demand for housing than there was after the 1989 housing crash. The lower than usual interest rates is undoubtedly a contributing cause for the frenzied activity but what else is creating the stratospheric rise in housing activity?

It’s becoming a common event for a home to have 10-20 offers submitted […]

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Interest Rates Predicted to be 10% by Year’s End

By |March 23rd, 2013|

That could easily have been a headline ripped from the pages in major newspapers back in August of 1994 when rates were only 6%–yet by year’s end the prediction nearly came true as a mere four months later they would rise to almost 10%!

Are you old enough to remember what normal mortgage interest rates were […]

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Saving More For A Down Payment–is it Wise?

By |March 23rd, 2013|

Is it Wise to Save More For Your Down Payment?

Are you a first-time buyer wondering how you’ll ever have
enough of a down payment to buy your first home?

Do you wonder how much down payment you need for a home? Did
you know that if you’re buying a home and using FHA financing your down payment
could be […]

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Just Listed! 1532 Altura Way, Belmont

By |April 20th, 2012|

Another new listing in Belmont for April 20th 2012