Does it really matter if you list your home for sale on a Monday, Wednesday or Friday? Some agents say it does and some say it doesn't. If you interview a number of agents prior to listing your home for sale, you will typically encounter three different approaches: The agent who will put your home on the market immediately and see where it goes. (This is probably also the agent who will also just put a For Sale sign in the yard and hope for the best.) An agent who always does things … [Read more...] about What Is The Best Day To List Your Danville Home For Sale?
A phenomenon that has become extremely popular in recent years is the Automated Home Valuation feature that can be found on many websites. It's hardly surprising. Let's assume you live in Danville and you are wondering how much equity you have in your home. Why wouldn't you prefer to just go to a website and enter the address of your home to get an instant valuation? Can You Really Get An Accurate Home Valuation That Easily? Unfortunately, the old adage, "if it sounds too good to be true, then … [Read more...] about The Truth About Automated Real Estate Valuations
2016 Contra Costa Real Estate - Another Active Year I’m sure most homeowners in the San Francisco East Bay are well aware that 2016 was yet another very active year for real estate sales. Homes that were professionally prepared for sale, appropriately priced and effectively marketed continued to sell quickly and multiple offers were not uncommon for really desirable properties. In Contra Costa County, all this was particularly true for homes in Danville, San Ramon, Alamo and Walnut … [Read more...] about 2016 East Bay Real Estate – The Year in Review
Those of you who have been receiving my newsletter or reading my Blog articles on EastBayHomesAndLifestyle.com know that I have been reviewing restaurants in the East Bay and beyond for many years. In the main, I have been favorably impressed and have found no shortage of such places to review but in recent times, I have noted a disturbing trend: It's Hard To Get A Proper Meal In A Restaurant Any More There have been some really attractive restaurants opened in Walnut Creek, Danville, … [Read more...] about Nice Restaurant, Shame About The Food!
Are you thinking about moving to the San Ramon Valley? The Video Tours on this page (which I hope to add to as time permits) will give you a good visual overview of what it is like tp live in Danville, San Ramon and surrounding areas. Welcome to Danville Welcome to San Ramon Do you live in any of these communities? Do you think I'm providing a fair and honest picture? Am I missing something? Please let me have your feedback, comments and suggestions. And of course, any questions you … [Read more...] about San Ramon Valley Latest Video Tours