Marin Realty Experts BLOG:
Marin Home Prices Drop in Q4
1/15/2021 7:54 PM
The real estate market in Marin cooled off during the last quarter of the year. Where prices of single family homes in the previous quarter had risen 21% year-over-year, that percentage has dropped to 7% this quarter. That is due to a 9% drop in the median price in Q4 ($1,405,000) compared with Q3 ($1,547,250). The median price a year ago was $1,31...Read More
The New Normal: A Strong Housing Market
11/2/2020 12:35 PM
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Current Marin Real Estate Market
10/14/2020 8:03 PM
The real estate market in Marin over the summer has been on fire! Pardon the reference to the actual fires that have been so much in evidence. With the coronavirus, people out of work, businesses shuttered and a recession, you would think that activity would slow down and prices drop. But that hasn’t been the case at all. Prices of single family ho...Read More
Lowest Mortgage Rates In History
9/11/2020 7:24 PM
Lowest Mortgage Rates in History: What It Means for Homeowners and Buyers 31 Jul 2020  by Jordan TerryIn July, the average 30-year fixed-rate mortgage fell below 3% for the first time in history.1 And while many Americans have rushed to take advantage of this unprecedented opportunity, others question the hype. Are today’s rates truly a bargain? Wh...Read More
Avoid Capital Gains Tax Without a 1031 Exchange
8/24/2020 5:32 PM
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Marin Real Estate Market - Q2 2020
7/13/2020 9:16 PM
The coronavirus is likely to blame for a drop in the number of sales that were concluded in Q2 – 576 vs 806 in the same quarter a year ago. Surprisingly though, neither the coronavirus nor the volatility in the stock market have negatively impacted prices, which are up significantly – by 8% from a year ago and by 12% from the previous quarter. This...Read More
Picking the Right Real Estate Agent
6/24/2020 1:12 PM
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Tips for Selling your Home in Spring
4/23/2020 3:54 PM
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Marin Real Estate Update - Q1 2020
4/8/2020 9:24 PM
Has the coronavirus affected the real estate market in Marin? It undoubtedly has though it’s too early to draw concrete conclusions since we have only seen the “shelter in place” guidelines since the middle of March. The one thing that does seem to be happening is a slowdown in the number of sales. With Open Houses not taking place and with more re...Read More
Top 5 Home Design Trends for 2020
3/19/2020 7:06 PM
Whether you’re planning a simple refresh or a full-scale renovation, it’s important to stay up-to-date on the latest trends in home design. Sellers who make tasteful updates can generate increased buyer interest and, in some cases, a premium selling price. And buyers should consider which features of a home will need updating immediately (or in the...Read More