Bay Area Real Estate Market Update April 2019

Bay Area Real Estate Market Update April 2019

Home prices in Napa were up 6.1% over this time last year & homes on the market sold 13 Days Faster. Buyers take note, there were almost 30% more homes on the market this April as compared to April 2018. See the stats for the rest of the Bay Area in this market update.

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7 Reasons to Own a Home

7 Reasons to Own a Home

Are you currently renting? According to CNBC rents are rising at the fastest pace in almost 2 years. With Napa’s relative affordability, as compared with the rest of the Bay Area, & the recent increase in inventory these 7 reasons to own a home may motivate you to start your home search today. If you do decide to start your search I have curated a collection of homes for sale in Napa. To learn more read on & reach out with any questions about the Napa real estate market!

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Napa April Market Update

Napa April Market Update

As compared to the first 3 quarters of 2018, the market in Napa County has clearly softened: This is a common dynamic around the Bay Area. Changes in the balance between supply and demand in Napa have actually been of lesser magnitude than in a number of other local counties, though still significant. Buyers are still purchasing homes they deem are priced fairly, and we have just recently entered the prime, spring selling season.

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Napa Valley Open Houses This Weekend

Napa Valley Open Houses This Weekend

What are you doing this President’s Day weekend? If you are looking to buy in Napa there is some spectacular inventory coming on the market. Here are the homes open for viewing this weekend.

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The Remodeling Projects That Pay California Homeowners Back the Most

The Remodeling Projects That Pay California Homeowners Back the Most

Building a composite-based deck in the Wine Country returns more than 150 percent on investment, as does upgrading a garage door and replacing a roof using asphalt shingles.

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The New Year Should Bring New Opportunities for Bay Area Home Buyers

The New Year Should Bring New Opportunities for Bay Area Home Buyers

Bay Area home sales were up by 1 percent year over year in 2018, while the median price rose by 12 percent. Compass Chief Economist Selma Hepp weighs in on December and overall 2018 market activity.

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State of the U.S. Housing Market August 2018

Pacific Union's Chief Economist summarizes the key points from the housing conference where chief economists participated. Among the key points include the prediction that the home price drop seen in 2008 will not repeat since today’s conditions are very different - no subprime lending, speculation or overbuilding like we saw last time.  Read the rest of the key points here.

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Pacific Union Joins Compass

Pacific Union Joins Compass

REAL Trends currently ranks Pacific Union as the No. 5 residential real estate brokerage in America and the No. 1 independent brokerage in California based on 2017 sales volume of $14.1 billion. With the addition of Pacific Union, Compass’ national team will grow to over 6,400 real estate professionals representing $28 billion in sales volume in 2017.

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Are Bay Area Housing Markets Getting the Jitters? June’s Median Price Growth Does Not Suggest So.

The Bay Area’s median home price rose by 16 percent from June 2017, ranging from 9 percent growth in San Francisco to a 23 percent gain in Santa Clara County. Continue reading for more stats.

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