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Entries from August 27th, 2014

Excuse Me While I Go Through the Window…

August 27th, 2014 · No Comments · bay area, buying a home, homebuyer, Market News, Market Update, san jose home

For this home I just sold in San Jose for $868,000, I was the agent for a very sweet first time buyer, who was referred to me. The search was a bit daunting for this buyer due to the insane market conditions and all the competition and cash offers on homes in the neighborhoods that […]

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I Love All Cash Buyers!

August 23rd, 2014 · No Comments · bay area, buying a home, home for sale, home seller, homebuyer, Market News, Market Update, real estate, real estate advice, san jose home

For this home I sold in San Jose for $623,000, I was the agent for the seller who was referred to me by another client. The seller was the original owner and lived in this home more than 40 years! The market was starting to change a bit, so we wanted to make sure we […]

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The Incompetent Appraiser Who was a Total Buzz Kill!

August 6th, 2014 · No Comments · appraisal, bay area, buying a home, home for sale, home seller, homebuyer, Market News, Market Update, milpitas, real estate, real estate advice

For this home I sold in Milpitas for $1,040,000, I represented the buyers who were referred to me by some previous clients. For a few buyers, it’s a long journey, and that is the case with this couple. We looked on and off for a few years and then this year they got super motivated […]

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