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 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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

Where are the foreclosures in San Jose?

Simple answer.  Everywhere.  In San Jose, according to Foreclosure Radar, there are 600 foreclosed single family homes, condominiums, and town homes in the San Jose area.  See the map below for the general distribution (partial display as there were too many to place on one map).  Certainly there are pockets of hard hit areas, Alum […]

How’s the Housing Market in Willow Glen – San Jose?

The market barometer that indicates whether or not the Willow Glen area is in a buyer’s market or seller’s market. Currently, there is only about four months of inventory on hand which would lean toward a seller’s market.

Top Ten Bank Owned Properties in Willow Glen

Fortunately for Willow Glen neighbors, there are actually 7 bank owned properties in the neighborhood. That is good news. In Alum Rock there are 129 homes that are bank owned. Fewer foreclosures equals better neighborhood home values. Recently, the banks have become “motivated sellers”. Over and over I see banks listing the price about 5% […]