Willow Glen

SOLD!- Heritage Terraces!

  SOLD! $769,000 Absolutely stunning living at Heritage Terraces, 2377 Azevedo Parkway, San Jose. Close to The Plant shopping, Willow Glen and transportation. Built in 2004 by Summerhill this home offers the perfect lifestyle living for those with busy schedules. The back yard patio area has been landscaped and designed for entertaining or simply enjoying lazy weekends. […]

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 […]

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 […]

Which neighborhoods in San Jose are the best?

There are a lot of great neighborhoods to consider, now it is finding out more about what you want in a neighborhood. Here are brief summaries of neighborhoods in the Greater San Jose area. – Los Gatos, Willow Glen, and Campbell have nice little downtowns with walk to coffee, dining, and some entertainment. From a […]

Willow Glen Real Estate Market Report

Interested in buying or selling a home in Willow Glen? Here is a report on the housing market in 95125 for the month of July. The number of active listings is down 16% from last year and up 7% from last month The median listing price last month was just under 1.1 million dollars Homes […]

Places to Make a Donation for the Holidays

There are lots of ways to help organizations by donating money this holiday season. Some (like the Red Cross) prefer money so they can purchase specifically what is needed. However there are also lots of places you can donate slightly used items. Here is a list where you can take those coats, blankets, toys and […]

Holiday Giving

Give yourself a fabulous gift this year – the gift of making a difference in people’s lives. There are so many ways to do something important during this holiday season. Quite simply you can change someone’s life. Is there any better way to celebrate Christmas, Hanukkah, Winter Solstice, Kwanzaa, the New Year…than that? Make a […]

Winter Events in Willow Glen and Los Gatos

The Thanksgiving left overs are all eaten. We battled the crowds on Black Friday and shopped locally for the Shop Small Businesses Saturday.  Now it’s time to schedule all those special holiday events in December. Los Gatos and Willow Glen have some wonderful things happening for families this year. Click here to view and download […]

Walking Willow Glen

I love walking around Willow Glen. It’s certainly an architect lover’s delight and is known as a “walkable” town. The homes are historic and fabulous. The streets are lined with huge old trees that keep you cool while walking in their shade. Downtown has that special small town feel. I created this walk for my […]

Walkability and San Jose Neighborhoods

Find out your neighborhood’s walk score!  

Housing Market in Review for San Jose

Good news!  FHA loan limits have been extended at higher cost living area FHA loan amounts of $729,750 instead of $625,500! This will help FHA buyers opportunities to more homes in the Bay Area. HIGHLIGHTS: For the general housing market of Silicon Valley and Central Coast: The median price of existing single-family homes decreased to […]

How will Shadow Inventory impact the San Jose housing market?

A potentially complicated, controversial topic amongst those following the housing market is how Shadow Inventory will impact the housing “recovery”.  On the web you will find almost an equal amount of articles explaining why the shadow inventory will challenge the housing recovery until 2015.  Look at another URL and you will find positive remarks on […]