Realtors Market Minute

The breadth of the recovery is impressive with consumer spending picking up, unemployment claims dipping below 1 million for the second consecutive month, industrial production, small businesses more   optimistic, and…

8 Ways to get rid of pet smells

You probably only think you’ve eliminated pet odors. Here’s how to make sure. Having pet odors inside your home can turn off potential homebuyers and keep your home from selling.…

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Boom Or Bust For Spring Homebuying?

  Home prices reached an all-time high in most markets in 2018. Homeowners benefitted greatly as a result, with their overall net wealth rising by a cool $1 trillion. A…

Contra Costa Real Estate Realtors Confidence Index Report

Realtors Confidence Index Survey

Realtors Confidence Index January 2019 The REALTORS® Confidence Index is a key indicator of housing market strength based on a monthly survey sent to over 50,000 real estate practitioners. Practitioners…

Existing-Home Sales See 6.4 Percent Drop in December

Jan 22 2019 National Association of Realtors WASHINGTON (January 22, 2019) – After two consecutive months of increases, existing-home sales declined in the month of December, according to the National…

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California Housing by the Numbers

California housing market sputters in November – Existing, single-family home sales totaled 381,400 in November on a seasonally adjusted annualized rate, down 3.9 percent from October and down 13.4 percent…

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How to Make Space for a New Pet at Home

How to Make Space for a New Pet at Home Getting a furry friend is always an exciting time, however, it’s definitely a good idea to make a few tweaks…

Your Guide to Negotiating an Offer

 Your Guide to Negotiating an Offer W hat you need to know to get the best deal for you. When it comes to evaluating offers, what’s good for the goose…