Just listed – 155 Bennett St, Gilroy, Ca. Offered at $548,000

This 3 bedroom, 2.5 bath home feels like new! Beautifully maintained, clean, bright, home ready for you to move right in. Newer tile floors in kitchen and bathrooms, granite kitchen, newer stainless steel appliances. Dual pane windows, central AC/Heat. Master suite with walk-in closet. 2 Car Attached garage and driveway. NO HOA. Located conveniently close […]

What is happening in the Silicon Valley real estate market?

It is always interesting to evaluate the New Year from a real estate perspective.  Recent discussions with my colleagues have brought up interesting descriptions of upcoming 2016 Silicon Valley Real Estate Market.  I have heard, “Frothy”, “Schizophrenic” to describe the upcoming market. My take? The inventory is still low, but not any lower than the […]

SOLD! 1145 Manor Drive

Charming Willow Glen home 3 bedrooms, 2 bath  home within walking distance to parks, downtown Willow Glen shops, restaurants and Booksin Elementary. Featuring an extra large master suite with high ceilings, a bay window, window seat, French doors onto the patio to relax and enjoy. Both baths are updated and a newer kitchen with plenty of […]

Move-in Ready in South San Jose SOLD!

  Call CJ today to see this  home at 408.406.6035 This home is ready for you to move in! See more photos at VeridianRealtyGroup.com. Open floor plan, light, bright 3 Bedrooms and 2 Baths 1,206 SqFt built in 1960 5,600 SqFt lot with covered deck Carpet, Tile, and Crown Molding Wood stove insert Central Heat/AC Dual […]

Looking for a rental in San Jose? Consider buying your own home.

As a real estate professional, the discussion regarding affordability comes up often when a client is considering buying a home in the San Jose, Silicon Valley.  The simple reality is housing of all kind is in great demand.  Currently, San Jose has a less than 4% vacancy rate in the rental housing market.  The demand […]

Beautiful Home in Willow Glen SOLD!

This wonderful custom built home, a short walk from downtown Willow Glen is in move in ready condition. See all the photos at BestofWillowGlen.com – PENDING SALE A formal living room with gas fireplace creates an inviting first entry into the home. Followed by a formal dining room with sculpted ceilings, your guest will appreciate the […]

Cash Sales in Silicon Valley – Not Just Low Priced Homes

All cash deals continue in Santa Clara County with nearly 33% of all homes sold year-to-date being purchased with all cash. Recently I read in an article written by Zillow, Cash Sales Decline; Still Dominate Lower-Priced Homes and wanted to compare their findings.  Nationwide it is certainly logical to recognize areas like Detroit, Cleveland, and Tampa, […]

Are Buyers Looking For a Green Home?

There are two very important points in this great post from BuilderOnline.com about “green” and the home buyer.  First, choosing language that connects the feature to the client’s needs is very important.  The word “green” unto itself is vague and tends to mean “costly cool stuff” for home buyers.  The author Suzanne Shelton points out […]

‘Tis the Season Not to Lie.

This housing market is tough.  No doubt about it.  In speaking with a broker friend of mine he stated, ” What other profession takes a direct pay cut based on the economy? If the market drops 40% , so does my pay check.”  Although the reality of that stinks, I can deal with that fact.  […]

Open Houses and Yak Hair. What does it all mean?

Selling a house in ancient times bears little or no resemblance to how it’s done these days. The most glaring difference in them days is that people lived in caves (like my ex-husband) and later on in huts (like his mother).  All a prospective hut buyer had to do to see the inside was to […]

What’s Up? What’s Down? Silicon Valley Housing Market Trend Report

A quick update on where we are in the Santa Clara County / Silicon Valley housing market.  This information comes from the September statistics for homes currently for sale, pending sales, and homes that are sold.  Lots of great little tid bits in this one graph. The blue area is the number of days it […]