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Burlingame Market Update

Burlingame Market Update

It’s been a while since I posted any information about the Burlingame real estate market.  Altos Research sends me reports weekly on all of the seven sister cities we cover but frankly the market has been so slow it hasn’t…

San Mateo County, FHA Loans Are Now Available Here!  Whoo Hoo!

San Mateo County, FHA Loans Are Now Available Here! Whoo Hoo!

I truly never thought I’d ever see the day ever again.  FHA loans available for purchasing a property in San Mateo County.  Fantasyland has finally met the rest of the country and buyers can apply for a conforming loan.  But,…

Burlingame Residents This is a Good Time to Buy or Sell a Home!

Burlingame Residents This is a Good Time to Buy or Sell a Home!

Real Estate was the engine driving the economy, and real estate in Burlingame was no exception to this. We can’t go a single day without some one telling us that this is the worst real estate market ever. Is it,…

First Time Buyer How-To Primer

First Time Buyer How-To Primer

The thought of buying a home can be overwhelming if this is your fist time. Its a complex event during which there is much to learn and to consider. How much can I afford? Where will the down payment come…

San Mateo Buyers:  Be Sure to Ask Your Agent How Long the House Has Been For Sale –  They Can Tell You

San Mateo Buyers: Be Sure to Ask Your Agent How Long the House H

I was watching Nightline last week and they had a segment about real estate agents that re-list homes for sale to make them “fresh listings” in their MLS to fool the general public.  In effect, they are resetting the amount…

San Mateo County Blew It Not Notifying Neighbors About The Escape From The Juvenile Jail Last Week

San Mateo County Blew It Not Notifying Neighbors About The Escape

Whoa there Nelly, how in heavens name could San Mateo County blow it so succinctly last week when Josue Orozco escaped from Juvenile Hall and not notify the Highlands residents?  There are over 700 homes above the San Mateo County…