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The Burlingame Annual Criterium Bicycle Race is Sunday

The Burlingame Annual Criterium Bicycle Race is Sunday

This Sunday, downtown Burlingame will turn into a bicycle raceway, when the 5th annual Ryan Phua Criterium takes place, so beware.  Parking will be tight.  Streets will be closed and it will be a great day to bring the family…

Foster City Market Update 6.20.08

Foster City Market Update 6.20.08

Foster City, as a planned community, has single family homes, townhouses and Condos circling the city.  [There are loads of apartments, too, but we’re only talking what’s for sale here.] The single family home market is so different from the condo…

Time for Summer Concerts – Check Out What is Available Around Our Area

Time for Summer Concerts – Check Out What is Available Arou

Since I like to write about happenings between Millbrae and San Carlos, summer means free concerts and each of our towns has some for you to pick from.  Make a picnic and grab your blankets to sit on and/or to…

Hillsdale High School Shines in the National Spotlight

Hillsdale High School Shines in the National Spotlight

Bravo Hillsdale High School!  San Mateo’s gem of a school has been featured in Newsweek talking about a fabulous program that rolled out several years ago and has seen amazing results for the students and teachers.  When I am asked…

San Mateo and Foster City Residents, FEMA Has Updated Their Flood Insurance Maps

San Mateo and Foster City Residents, FEMA Has Updated Their Flood

Last year, here, I wrote about the possibility of FEMA updating their flood maps for San Mateo and Foster City and including Foster City into a flood zone.  The maps came out last month and FEMA released preliminary drafts of revised…

Hillsborough CA Market Update for May 28, 2008

Hillsborough CA Market Update for May 28, 2008

Hillsborough Market Report Last week, Hillsborough had 47 houses on the market with a median price of $3,880,000. The average price of all of them was  $4,763,631.  One would think that these houses would sit on the market but they…