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San Mateo Market Update – 4.28.08

San Mateo Market Update – 4.28.08

San Mateo has 4 zip codes and Altos Research breaks out our data five  ways for us.  Today, I am going to talk about the entire city of San Mateo and will follow up the rest of this week covering…

San Mateo Market Update – 94401 – 4.27.08

San Mateo Market Update – 94401 – 4.27.08

Yesterday I wrote about the Market Update for the entire city of San Mateo.  Today I begin to talk about whats going in within each of the 4 zip codes the city shares. 94401 This zip runs across the north…

Do You Live in the 94404 Zip?  It’s Time to Talk Insurance. Flood Insurance.

Do You Live in the 94404 Zip? It’s Time to Talk Insurance.

If you live in the 94404 zip code, FEMA may change your insurance coverage.  Why?  They are preparing new flood maps and because Foster City shares the zip code with a small part of San Mateo, Foster City residents may…

Foster City Market Report

Foster City Market Report

Yesterday I was asked when I was going to report on Foster City.  I’m pleased to give you a picture of what’s going on now.  There aren’t a lot of homes for sale in Foster City right now,  only 16…

Belmont Market Update – 4.15.08

Belmont Market Update – 4.15.08

Could Belmont Have Hit Bottom and Now Be Rising? Tuesday is our Broker Tour Day.  We get a list of all new listings available for us to see on Tuesday by late afternoon on Monday.  Belmont, generally one of the…

Are Short Sales Really Good Deals in San Mateo?

Are Short Sales Really Good Deals in San Mateo?

I’ve been showing short sales listings lately.  I have a client who thinks theyre the way to go.  A good deal.  Bottom fishing.  Guess what?  They may not be all you think they are.  You may find that you’ll end…