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Just Sold in Campbell for $815,000!

January 17th, 2017 · No Comments · bay area, buying a home, campbell home, condo homeowner, condo/townhome, first time buyer, home for sale, home seller, homebuyer, Market News, Market Update, real estate, real estate advice

For this townhome I sold in Campbell for $815,000, I was the agent for the sellers, a super cute couple moving out of the area, who found me on Yelp! The initial plan was to list their home after the holiday season, but they found a home right in the midst of the holidays, and […]

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Always Stay on Top of Your Offer…

November 15th, 2016 · No Comments · bay area, buying a home, condo/townhome, home for sale, homebuyer, Market News, Market Update, real estate, real estate advice, san jose home

For this townhome I just sold in San Jose for $685,000, I was the agent for the buyers. This is my 3rd time working with this adorable family. I had a similar experience in negotiations for this home as I did the last townhome I sold, in that there were other buyers lurking around, but […]

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Just Sold in San Jose for $670,000…

October 20th, 2016 · No Comments · bay area, buying a home, condo/townhome, home for sale, home seller, homebuyer, Market News, Market Update, real estate, real estate advice, san jose home

For this townhome I just sold in San Jose for $670,000, I was the agent for the buyers, a very sweet couple referred to me by another client. There were 2 other buyers lurking at the same home, but we didn’t know if they would be writing an offer or not. We weren’t sure what […]

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Short and Simple…

August 31st, 2016 · No Comments · bay area, buying a home, condo/townhome, homebuyer, Market News, real estate, santa clara, santa clara home

For this condo I sold in Santa Clara for $625,000, I was the agent for the buyer. I had just recently sold her townhome and she was ready to buy a home that is closer to work. We only encountered one other offer as competition for this condo, but the other buyer made basically the […]

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Me vs. the Sales Office

July 20th, 2016 · No Comments · bay area, buying a home, condo/townhome, first time buyer, home for sale, home seller, homebuyer, Market News, Market Update, real estate, real estate advice, san jose home

For this townhome I sold in San Jose for $734,000, I was the agent for the sellers. This community, Avenue One, is a newer community and the sales office is still open selling brand new homes, so I knew that in order to compete with the new homes, we would have to price aggressively, plus […]

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Just Sold in San Jose for $980,000…

June 14th, 2016 · No Comments · bay area, buying a home, condo/townhome, first time buyer, home for sale, home seller, homebuyer, Market News, Market Update, real estate, real estate advice, san jose home, selling a home

For this townhome I sold in San Jose for $980,000, I was the agent for the seller. I actually sold this home to her as a buyer’s agent almost exactly 10 years ago! There was a pending sale at the time, basically a twin of this home, the same model, the same condition, the same […]

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The Perfect Match!

June 7th, 2016 · No Comments · bay area, buying a home, campbell home, condo/townhome, first time buyer, home for sale, home seller, homebuyer, Market News, real estate

For this townhome I recently sold in Campbell for $850,000, I was the listing agent for a very nice couple who is moving out of the area. This home is in a very small community in which no other home like it had sold recently, other than a sale that was not on MLS. So, […]

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A Full Pre-Approval/Commitment Letter is the First Step to Buying a Home…

January 26th, 2016 · No Comments · bay area, buying a home, condo homeowner, condo/townhome, home for sale, homebuyer, Market News, Market Update, real estate, san jose home

For this condo I just sold in downtown San Jose for $622,500, I was the agent for the buyer, who was referred to me by another client I sold a home to some years ago. He was looking to buy in only downtown San Jose, convenient to public transportation, because he does not have a […]

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A Lender That Closed in 12 Days!

October 14th, 2015 · No Comments · bay area, buying a home, condo homeowner, condo/townhome, first time buyer, home for sale, home seller, homebuyer, Market News, Market Update, real estate, real estate advice, san jose home

For this condo I was the agent for the sellers. I actually sold this condo to them back in the foreclosure days of 2011 and since then their family is growing and they need more space. They bought this condo as a foreclosure and with this sale, they more than doubled their money in 4 […]

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Smooth Sailing…

September 29th, 2015 · No Comments · bay area, buying a home, campbell home, condo/townhome, first time buyer, home for sale, home seller, homebuyer, Market News, Market Update, real estate, real estate advice

For this townhome I sold in Campbell for $750,000, I was the agent for the sellers. I actually sold this couple this townhome back in 2007 when the market was just starting to cool off from the peak of that market, but before the total crash and burn. And, they fared quite well with the […]

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