Santa Clara County is the fastest growing job market in the country but it comes at a cost. Even with new construction, the hot job market has been causing rents to rise at nearly double-digits rates over the past three years. Average asking monthly rent is $2,043 for the Bay Area, an all-time high, and $2,197 for Santa Clara County.

Love modern home designs? Tomorrow, Saturday, April 12th, five modern homes in Menlo Park, Palo Alto and Saratoga will be on a self-guided tour.
Many people love the open and airy feel of an Eichler home with their floor-to-ceiling windows and atriums that allow you to bring the outdoors “inside”. Luckily for Eichler fans, there are over 11,000 homes in the Bay Area and Southern California with this midcentury California-modern style.
After three years of below normal rainfall, California is facing a drought. See where an average family uses the most water and find some ways you can reduce your water usage.

After three years of below normal rainfall, California is facing a drought. See where an average family uses the most water and find some ways you can reduce your water usage.

$1 Million buys you 83,333 square feet in Detroit but only 1,502 square feet in San Francisco!

Staging a home is a worthwhile investment. Many sellers are concerned about the cost of staging and don’t realize that staged homes often sell homes faster. Stagers understand how to market a home to appeal to many buyers. Staging not only helps modernize the look of your home but helps buyers visualize furniture placement and how rooms can be used.



Are you or someone you know thinking of buying or selling a home? See the list of items that are important to home buyers when looking for a neighborhood.
Are you or someone you know thinking of buying or selling a home? See the list of items that are important to home buyers when looking for a neighborhood.
When completed in early 2015, the 880/280/Stevens Creek interchange construction will separate regional freeway-to-freeway traffic from local traffic with a “flyover” ramp and reduce queuing and traffic backups.
 

BART is coming to San Jose - ahead of schedule and on budget!



Despite everything you hear about all cash offers, 91% of Californians financed their home in 2013 - the majority with 30 year fixed-rate loans.
Despite everything you hear about all cash offers, 91% of Californians financed their home in 2013 - the majority with 30 year fixed-rate loans.