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How to Get Your Home “Sale Ready!”

How-To: Get Your Home Ready for Spring Buying Season in a Hot Market The first day of spring was earlier this week—and you know what that means.  It’s the official start of the home-buying season! (Technically the season came early this

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How to Write the Perfect Dear Seller Letter

In a seller’s market, buyers frequently find themselves competing for a limited number of available properties for sale. When competing for a home, one thing that can give buyers a distinctive edge is writing a dear seller letter to the

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The Smartest Home Improvements for 2017

Why not add home improvements to your 2017 resolutions? The New Year is a great time to begin thinking about home improvement projects. Here are a few tasks to kick off in 2017. Replace Your Garage Door Your garage door

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Signs You Could Have a Plumbing Problem

A plumbing problem can be extremely disruptive. We expect fresh, clean water that’s available at a tap’s notice. Plumbing problems destroy those expectations. The following watchouts can help you decide if you need a plunger or a plumber. A plumbing

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Bay Area Housing Market Turns in Strong Performance in 2016

The Bay Area housing market had its challenges in 2016, including low inventory of homes for sale, rising prices that challenged would-be buyers, and political uncertainty with the presidential election. But despite the headwinds, this turned out to be a

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Why Fall May be a Good Time to Sell Your Home

The California housing market has been strong this year with steady price increases in a number of communities and relatively low inventory to meet the buyer demand. Now that fall has arrived, some homeowners may believe that they have missed their

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Bay Area Real Estate Market Update

Tips for Buying a Home While Selling One We all know that this housing market can be challenging, especially for buyers. Although the market in Northern California has gradually started moving back towards a bit more balance, it still is

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