real estate

Are You Feeling Financially Squeezed?  San Mateo,CA

Are You Feeling Financially Squeezed? San Mateo,CA

You may be anxious about whether your lender is motivated to work out a solution with you. The reality is that lenders lose much less in a short sale or loan… Read more ⇢
Low Mortgage Rates Improve Household Economics: San Mateo CA

Low Mortgage Rates Improve Household Economics: San Mateo CA

One score and 19 years ago, 7.63% was the rate on a 30 year fixed, conforming mortgage. Today, mortgage interest rates sit a four decade low.. The chart below shows the… Read more ⇢
Better Homes and Gardens-JF Finnegan Realtors Enters Burlingame, CA

Better Homes and Gardens-JF Finnegan Realtors Enters Burlingame, CA

Everyone knows the Better Homes and Gardens name from reading the magazine and watching the cable TV channel. We are excited to announce that we, too, are now part of the… Read more ⇢
Buying a Bank Owned Property Can Be Bumpy Ride

Buying a Bank Owned Property Can Be Bumpy Ride

My two sales each closed a day late. A colleague told me he had one close 2 weeks late and another told me of one that close a month late. This… Read more ⇢
First Time Buyers, There’s Still Time to Get the $8000 Tax Credit if You Act Now: Foster City, CA

First Time Buyers, There’s Still Time to Get the $8000 Tax Credit if You Act Now: Foster City, CA

If you've been thinking about jumping into the real estate market and think that the $8000 tax credit might be helpful don't wait any longer because unless Congress acts now to… Read more ⇢
Foster City Market Report 9.01.09: Foster City, CA

Foster City Market Report 9.01.09: Foster City, CA

What matters is how the market is today and Foster City has moved upwards and is now a Warm Buyer's Market and moving towards an equal market for buyers and sellers. Read more ⇢
What’s Your ROI on Remodels or Additions Around the San Mateo Area?

What’s Your ROI on Remodels or Additions Around the San Mateo Area?

So, you’re looking at that house for the third time and saying, ‘it’s not quite right.”  It needs a new….  And, then you ask me what does it cost… Read more ⇢

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