Real Estate Will Lead Recovery from Coronavirus Recession
Despite the coronavirus pandemic and shelter in place orders, real estate markets in Silicon Valley and The Peninsula are showing more resilience than is commonly believed. Most economists predict that housing will likely lead the US in the recovery from this recession, and there is strong precedence to support this belief.
Corona Real Estate Report
What impact will the Coronavirus pandemic have on Bay Area real estate markets? Get up to date information on current market activity, how things are changing in this fluid environment, and why this will not be another real estate recession like 2008, and what you should do if you are buying or selling real estate in this market.
What Does The Contract Say: Liquidated Damages
People focus on a few major elements in real estate purchase contracts. But there are important of material clauses, such as Liquidated Damages. This is where buyers and sellers agree, in advance, what the buyers might have to pay if they breach the contract and fail to complete the purchase.
3 Reasons Silicon Valley Home Prices Won't Fall in the Next Recession
When the next recession comes, whenever that is, real estate prices in the Bay Area peninsula and Silicon Valley will not drop in any signifiant way. They may even rise. There are 3 fundamental reasons why peninsula home prices will remain resilient: 1) Credit 2) Fair Value, and 3) Supply. Historically real estate is less sensitive to recession than other asset classes because it's an absolute necessity. What's burned into our collective memory is the Great Recession of 2008/2009. So when we talk about recession, everybody expects it to be like that, but it won't.
Open House Tours
Guided Virtual Tour of 101 Alma St, Unit 607 in Palo Alto, CA.
Welcome to The Palo Alto Condominiums at 101 Alma St., the definition of full-service, luxury living in the heart of downtown Palo Alto. Rarely available, Unit 607 is a 2bd/2ba, 1503 sq ft corner unit ideally located within the building. A floor-to-ceiling window line bathes this home in natural light, providing an oasis-like view of mature palms with the coastal mountains in the background. Just renovated with new floors, appliances, plumbing fixtures, and fresh paint, the open floor plan with incorporated lanai offers the versatility of communal, family living space as well as easily dedicated areas for work, school, or hobbies. The home has 2-zone climate control, ample in-unit storage, an additional secure storage locker in the building, and assigned parking This full-service community comes with a dedicated residents service team, and copious amenities like the opulent heated pool and cabana, outdoor lounges and recreation area, a large, well-appointed fitness center, conference rooms, 24-hour security, on-site dry cleaning and package service, even a playroom for the kids or grandkids. Located just moments from the vibrant core of town, this home sits in the award-winning Palo Alto school district, offers easy access to Facebook, Google, and other leading technology and financial centers ranging from San Francisco to San Jose. It’s just a two-minute stroll to CalTrain, and a quick drive to both highways 101 and 280. And as our world opens up again, you’ll be just moments from an abundance of outstanding dining options, world-class shopping, an endless array of parks, outdoor recreation, and cultural activities, and of course, the world-renowned Stanford University. So don’t miss this rare opportunity. Contact me today for more information, or to set up a convenient, private showing, and envision your life in Unit 607, at 101 Alma St.
50 Horgan Ave Unit 25 is a spacious 3bd/2ba Redwood City condominium.
This Spacious 3bd/2ba Redwood City condominium offers a ground-floor, one-level floor plan with large, open living and dining areas, and is wrapped by a pleasant greenbelt with beautiful redwood vistas. You’ll find High ceilings throughout the living space, and the Living/Dining areas feature floor-to-ceiling windows with direct access to a lovely outdoor terrace, equally enjoyable for relaxing after work, or entertaining with friends and family. The Kitchen opens to both a formal dining space, as well as a separate casual breakfast area. The Master suite has a large walk-in closet and, along with a second bedroom, provides a walk-out to a private patio, deck and yard. There is a third bedroom that is also well suited as den or home office. This home is ideally located within the complex, and sports In-unit laundry, abundant in-unit storage and additional external storage right outside your door. You get a Designated garage w/ even more storage, and there is additional open parking available. Relax on the Serene, beautifully landscaped grounds, or by the newly renovated pool and clubhouse. And…your Pets are always welcome at The Enclave. 50 Horgan Ave is conveniently located near abundant shopping and restaurant choices, vibrant downtown Redwood City, Caltrain, as well as other major commute routes. So Don’t miss this rare opportunity. Come experience the comfort and tranquility of this distinctive condominium lifestyle.
101 Alma St.at the Palo Alto condominiums. Highly sought after, but rarely available.
Welcome home to 101 Alma St., the fabulous Palo Alto. This highly sought after, but rarely available condominium high-rise sits a few minutes walk from downtown Palo Alto, the heartbeat of Silicon Valley. The onsite staff, and host of luxurious amenities are waiting to pamper you at your new home. One of the larger floor plans, this fabulous 3br/3ba condominium home with serene park-like views boasts a spacious, open floor plan with generous Living, Family and Dining areas. It has two master bedrooms as well as a third bedroom (or office) and full hallway bathroom. With updated kitchen and baths, abundant in-unit storage plus a large dedicated external storage area, you can move in and enjoy as is, or remodel to suit your own distinctive vision. This urban oasis comes with front desk reception, 24 hour security, on-site dry-cleaning and package service, an opulent heated pool with outdoor lounges and recreation area, a large, well-appointed fitness center, conference rooms, a library, and even a playroom for the kids or grandkids. Located just moments from the vibrant core of Palo Alto, this home offers easy access to the Bay Areas leading technology and financial centers ranging from San Francisco to San Jose. It’s just a two-minute stroll to Cal Train, and a quick drive to both highways 101 and 280. And when it’s time to relax, you’re just moments from an abundance of outstanding dining options, world class shopping, an endless array of parks, outdoor recreation, and cultural activities, and of course, the renowned Stanford University.
Charming San Carlos 3br/2ba home features an ideal floor plan with walk-out patio and garden.
This turn-key, split-level home features three bedrooms and two baths and dreamy indoor-outdoor living. Located in the coveted White Oaks neighborhood of San Carlos, this charming mid-century home features an ideal floor plan with walk-out patio and garden access directly off the kitchen/dining area.
Gorgeous Los Gatos 4B/4Ba, 3300+ sq. ft. home nestled at the base of the Santa Cruz mountains.
Gorgeous Los Gatos 4B/4Ba, 3300+ square foot home nestled at the base of the Santa Cruz mountains. This two-story light-filled home with soaring ceilings is nestled in a quiet creek-side cul-de-sac, surrounded by trees. Its private backyard, with built-in barbeque, sauna and gazebo, provide a retreat-like experience – whether enjoying a quiet evening at home, or hosting friends and family. The gourmet kitchen, with breakfast bar and stainless steel appliances, flows graciously into an open family room, with a wet bar and built-in surround sound. Generous features include two master suites, gorgeous hardwood floors, multiple skylights, and a three car garage.
San Carlos home offers the best of peninsula living. level 1/4 acre lot, open, 4br/3ba floor plan.
San Carlos home offers the best of peninsula living in this spacious, light home on a level 10,500sf lot. Open, flexible 4 bedroom, 3 bathroom one-level floor plan includes two master suites and boasts large separate Living Room and Kitchen/Family/Dining Great Room. Ideal for entertaining and relaxing, the Kitchen/Family and Living Rooms both open to large pleasant patio. Beautifully landscaped grounds offer sparkling pool and multiple outdoor sitting and dining areas - all perfect for playing, gardening, relaxing and entertaining. Other features include laundry room, abundant storage, attached two-car garage. Move in and enjoy or customize into your dream home. This home is very well located with easy access to thriving downtown San Carlos, commute routes and outstanding schools.
Stunning panoramic views in Belmont
Situated on over a third of an acre, this 1996 custom-built home with stunning panoramic views from San Francisco to San Jose features 3 bedrooms, 2.5 baths, office which could be used as a 4th bedroom, formal living and dining rooms, and great room with gourmet kitchen.