Podcast: A Look Ahead to Real Estate in the New Year

On Location: The Real Estate Podcast – Episode 4 In this episode of the On Location Podcast, Rob and Melody discuss real estate trends shaped by the events of 2020 and what to expect in 2021 and the future. Happy New Year! Listen Now On: Apple Podcasts | Google Podcasts Read More

Podcast – The Pandemic Real Estate Market

ON LOCATION: THE REAL ESTATE PODCAST – EPISODE 3 The Pandemic Market Update and More! Welcome to episode 1 of On Location, the Real Estate Podcast! In this episode, Rob and Melody discuss the current real estate market as buyers and sellers react to the COVID-19 pandemic, kitchen countertop ideas, Read More

Marin Real Estate Market Report – September 2020

Southern/Central Marin’s single-family home market is incredibly hot right now. The number of sales and median price is up dramatically over this time last year. Median prices are up a striking 23.5% and the number of sales is up 41.8%. Buyers are pouring out of San Francisco looking for more Read More

Marin Real Estate Market Report – December 2019

The median sale price for single-family homes and condos/townhomes continues to fluctuate. In spite of the volatility, prices are still up compared with last year. It’s important to keep in mind that while the prices are up from last year, the market in Southern/Central Marin is behaving quite differently. The Read More

Marin Real Estate Market Report – November 2019

October sold prices were higher than they have been in four months but are down 2.4% from a year ago. Condo/townhome prices are down a bit more, 5.7%. The number of sold transactions for the year is down 6.4% for single-family homes and 4.2% for condo/townhomes, while the number of Read More

Marin Real Estate Market Report – September 2019

While sold prices for both single-family homes and condo/townhomes rose slightly in August, they are both still down year-on-year. Single-family home sales prices are down 5.2% year-over-year, while condo/townhomes prices are down 11.1%. Demand is lower and fewer properties are selling. Single-family home sales are down 6.0% and condo/townhomes are Read More

Marin County Real Estate Market Report – August 2019

Sold prices for both single-family homes and condo/townhomes were down further in July across all price points. Single-family home sales prices are down 6.6% year-over-year, while condo/townhomes prices are down 7.2%. Demand is lower and fewer properties are selling. Year-to-date, single-family home sales are down 0.36% and condo/townhomes are down Read More

Marin County Real Estate Market Report – July 2019

The June market reflected continued strong demand and low inventory. However, signs are there that the market is shifting/turning, with a lot of negative numbers in year-over-year comparisons. This could be good news for buyers but inventory will have to rise in the entry-level sector for first-time buyers to really Read More

Marin County Real Estate Market Report – May 2019

The best job market in five years and very low interest rates are both contributing to the stabilization of home and condominium sales prices in Marin. Marin’s single family home and condominium median sales prices are down just slightly from a year ago. Days on market has risen dramatically for Read More

Marin County Real Estate Market Report – October 2018

SF Unicorn IPOs Five San Francisco-based tech “unicorns” are planning on going public in 2019 Uber, Airbnb, Stripe, Pinterest, and Lyft Once they have their IPOs, their employees will likely take their cash windfalls and purchase homes in and around San Francisco, driving sales prices even higher The Beige Book Read More

Marin County Real Estate Market Report – September 2018

Conference Board is sounding a cautionary tone in its economic forecast: “Less support from monetary and fiscal policy, and a weaker global economy will gradually slow the economy to below 2.5 percent growth by the end of 2019. Already, higher interest rates along with labor shortages in construction, and higher Read More

Marin County Real Estate Market Report – August 2018

Fortune Magazine’s recent article “The End is Near for the Economic Boom” is representative of the cautionary tone of a growing number of financial advisors, investors and economists that the expansionary economy we’ve had since 2009 is nearing its end. Facebook’s dramatic 20% share price one-day drop (it’s still down Read More