San Jose

SOLD! 890 Opal Drive, San Jose

Sold $1,230,000 This is the home you’ve been searching for! Lots of space inside and out. This is a great home for entertaining with your friends or family. Private back yard Wonderful patio Extra Large Lot Size – 10,142Square Feet* Formal Living Room & Dining Room Large Updated Kitchen with Island Breakfast Nook Great Room Two Wood […]

Silicon Valley’s Latest Real Estate Trend: Begging Buyers

The media is telling you all about the hot housing market in the San Francisco Bay Area.  It was predictable.  You do not build 1/10th of the housing needed over the last 5 years and expect not to enter a low inventory market once the economy began to recover.  As real estate professionals, our jaws […]

Homes for sale in San Jose begin to increase

February’s inventory numbers showed gains in all reported counties when compared both month-over-month and year-over-year. Santa Clara County leads the way in year-over-year gains with a staggering 49% jump, while San Mateo and Santa Clara Counties saw a 23% and 22% jump when compared month-over-month.  More homes are coming to market and this trend will […]

SOLD! Olive Hill Drive

A lovely two story duette home with attached garage, AC, wood flooring, large open kitchen and family room. Close to The Plant shopping and dining, Willow Glen, and CalTrain. Shown by appointment only. Call CJ to schedule at 408.406.6035 Bedrooms:3 beds Bathrooms:2.5 baths Townhouse:2,250 sq ft Lot:2,193 sq. ft. Year Built: 2004 Contact CJ now […]

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 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 […]

Implementing Common Core Standards in Santa Clara County

Since 2009, states, education departments, teachers and parents have been moving toward the acceptance and implementation of Common Core Standards for K-12 schools.  The challenge for the states and education districts has been to move the educational system based on memorizing facts for standardized testing to a more rigorous system which promotes critical thinking skills.  […]

Flipped Homes decreasing in Silicon Valley

The short video report below from indicates investor flips of homes purchased in California and then sold to produce a profit in an fast appreciating market continue, is not quite the true story for Silicon Valley. Most of the experienced investors have moved on from Silicon Valley to other areas in California due to […]

Willow Glen Homes For Sale – Trends in Real Estate

Many clients will ask about “seasonality” in our marketplace.  When is the best time to sell?  The best time to sell is when you are ready to move.  In this current market, your home will most likely have an offer within the first week and close with 30 days.  This quick sell time is due […]

August Market Report For San Jose

This real estate market report is generated for the city of San Jose, Ca. If you are looking for a home anywhere in Silicon Valley contact me for information specific to the neighborhoods you are interested in. I serve from Mountain View to Gilroy! Here is a summary of the market information from August 2013: […]

Fantastic Town home Close to Shark Tank SOLD!

Marvelous End Unit Townhome in San Jose OverviewMapsPhotosDescriptionNeighborhoodIDX Search $598,000 Townhouse Main Features 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms 1 Partial Bathroom 1 Unit Interior: 1,678 sqft Lot: 860 sqft Location 1028 Keeble Court San Jose, CA 95126 USA To get updates on open home dates and other property events, please click the “Like” button below: CJ […]

San Jose- Rosemary Gardens Home SOLD in 7 Days!

Old world charm of a Rosemary Gardens cottage with the modern updates any new home owner would desire.  A white picket fence entry into a front yard and cute front porch area for morning tea or coffee.  Wood floor throughout with an open floor plan between kitchen, dining room, and living room. This home has […]

Predictions for 2013 in Silicon Valley?

Hot! Hot! Hot! Lowest number of homes for sale, lowest interest rates in 30+ years, and a growing Silicon Valley economy, sets up for bidding wars all over the Bay Area. Some basic stats and predictions: * Average home prices in San Jose and Silicon Valley will be back to 2006 (pre-bust) by 2014! * […]