Petaluma Real Estate News
Real Estate news for Petaluma, CA continually updated from thousands of sources.
Friday Aug 21 | via TheFrontSteps
Following on the heels of our Where to Buy A Home For Your Money in San Francisco post, we thought you'd like to know what your hard earned cash gets you in Marin . The charts below are based upon 2015 transactions reported to Marin MLS by August 15th, breaking out the towns and cities with the most sales within given price points. Comment?
Jul 26, 2015 | via Marin Independent Journal
Financing solar, water conservation and related efficiency systems has become easier for property owners in unincorporated areas after county officials expanded a program providing funding that is repaid through a property tax bill assessment. Marin County supervisors, who joined the statewide Property Assessed Clean Energy or PACE program in 2012, previously approved one financing vendor, but signed off on four more last week, broadening opportunities for property owners to move ahead with efficiency projects. Comment?
Jul 19, 2015 | via Marin Independent Journal
Walkker and Beyer conduct both onsite tours and computer work in the internship, giving Beyer broad experience in real estate work. “She understands the value of a view or a nice neighborhood,” said Walkker, an agent with Coldwell Banker. Comment?
Jun 26, 2015 | via Park Record
Elise St. John started a property management company about a year and a half ago. A longtime Realtor, she says her company has grown as she has proven to clients she is capable of taking care of their homes in their absence. Comment?
Jun 24, 2015 | via Patch.com
A look at why the form of neighborhoods changed after World War II and the challenge of reclaiming the diversity of form of earlier times. In my last post , I introduced the idea that neighborhoods are more stable if the housing isn't all of the same type. Comment?
1 hr ago | via OregonLive.com
Realtor Quinn Irvine says somebody plastered a "no Californians" sticker on one of his For Sale signs in North Portland. Portlanders apparently upset with the direction of the local housing market are slapping "no Californians" stickers on For Sale signs in the city, real estate agents say. Comment?
Yesterday | via Los Gatos Weekly-Times
Housing affordability is becoming a major issue in California, as home prices rise beyond the reach of majority of home buyers. A recent analysis of home prices and income found only seven California counties are affordable to home buyers who earn the median household income for their area, while homes in 25 counties were out of reach for the typical household. Comment?
Wednesday | via Inside Bay Area
Computers have brought a major change to libraries, so it seems the way to keep libraries viable is to increase ebooks and have more programs and activities. Another lure is their increased material meant strictly for adults, which can be checked out to any age while holding parents responsible -- though the parents do not necessarily know what their minor has checked out. Comment?
Wednesday | via Contra Costa Times
When billionaire candidate Donald Trump was asked during the first GOP presidential debate about the four bankruptcies declared over the years by companies he controlled, Trump didn't flinch. "I have used ... the laws of this country, the chapter laws, to do a great job for my company, my employees, myself and my family," he said. Comment?
Tuesday Sep 1 | via San Diego Source
Dave Gillingham provides real estate agents an overview of the California Real Estate Purchase Agreement , Residential Income Property Purchase Agreement and Joint Escrow Instructions , and Purchase Agreement Addendum . Comment?
5 min ago | via Florida Trend
Puerto Rico is getting attention from 2016 presidential hopefuls, who are making early stops in the U.S. territory, likely in part due to the rapidly growing number of Puerto Ricans living in the key battleground state of Florida. More from Reuters and the AP . Comment?
6 min ago | via Turnto10.com
The U.S. unemployment rate fell to a seven-year low in August as employers added a modest 173,000 jobs, a key piece of evidence for the Federal Reserve in deciding whether to raise interest rates from record lows later this month. The Labor Department said Friday that the unemployment rate fell to 5.1 percent from 5.3 percent, the lowest since April 2008. Comment?
14 min ago | via AmericanBankingNews.com
Apollo Commercial Real Est. Finance insider Timothy A. Young acquired 3,000 shares of the business's stock in a transaction on Wednesday, September 2nd. Comment?
24 min ago | via Newswatch
Linda Wisbey is a typical wife whose dream in life is to provide not just comfort but luxury to her family. Married to Peter who is 60 years old, they tried to live their dream by working tirelessly. Comment?
58 min ago | via National Mortgage News
Prior to his work at REMN, he held management and sales roles at companies including Equity Loans, Majestic Home Loan, Pacific Union Financial and Citigroup. Linda Finley , a shareholder in the firm's Atlanta office and a member of the board of directors, was named chair of Baker Donelson's consumer finance litigation and compliance group. Comment?
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