The “For Sale” sign is the most visible, most effective and most mundane marketing tool in all of real estate and it hasn't changed in more than a century, until now. Compass, the fastest growing, most tech enabled brokerage on the planet, is ready to disrupt the sign with a new, high-tech, interactive, "smart" model soon to be available to all of our more than 5,000 agents including me. So what is so different apart from the shape? It’s Illuminating - When activated by a motion … [Read more...] about Experience The Real Estate Sign Reimagined
There are times when I think it is important to spread the word regarding any likelihood of significant changes in our real estate market and I sense that now may be the time to do just that. Barring any significant economic events, real estate in California historically tends to run in 6-8 year cycles. That is 6-8 years of rising prices followed by another 6-8 years of a mixture of plateauing and reducing prices, before the rising price cycle starts again. What makes this particularly … [Read more...] about Are San Ramon Valley Home Prices Nearing A Peak?
When you sell your home, it makes sense that you’d want to hire a real estate agent who’s an “area expert”. After all, an agent who is not an “expert” may not realize things or trends in your neighborhood that affect the values. Factors such as the latest information about our award-winning schools. Or what new developments are planned, both residential and retail, that can impact home values one way or another. The thing is, “area expert” is a term used a bit too frequently, … [Read more...] about Why List Your Home For Sale With An Area Specialist?