Priced out of the San Francisco Bay Area housing market? Check out these creative housing options.

Coit Tower, S.F., CA   While the rest of the world is amazed or simply amused by the surging prices for housing we have in the Bay Area, one couple has documented it and one google employee has found a creative way to thrive.  Is his plan part of a bigger movement?  What can a middle … [Read more...]

SOLD- Mid-Century home, Miraloma Park, S.F. – Multiple offers, represented buyers

Posted by: Cheryl Bower, Realtor CRS, GRI, ABR, ePro Cell/Text: 415-999-3450 cheryl@cbower.com DRE #: 01505551 Zephyr Real Estate Top Producer, thanks to great clients like you! Helping sellers & buyers in San Francisco, San Mateo County & beyond San Francisco San … [Read more...]

SOLD! Modern condo at Mandalay Place, SSF – Multiple offers, Represented Buyers

Posted by: Cheryl Bower, Realtor CRS, GRI, ABR, ePro Cell/Text: 415-999-3450 cheryl@cbower.com DRE #: 01505551 Zephyr Real Estate Top Producer, thanks to great clients like you! Helping sellers & buyers in San Francisco, San Mateo County & beyond San Francisco San … [Read more...]

SOLD! Downtown San Mateo Townhouse-represented buyers, multiple offers

I was the only agent out of 6 other agents to present a client's offer in person & the only offer to include a buyer intro letter; we didn't have the highest offer but it was the offer that beat 6 other offers!  Please get in touch if you'd like to learn more about how I help buyers be winners … [Read more...]

SOLD-Amelia @ Bay Meadows: San Mateo New Construction Condo-Represented buyer

    Posted by: Cheryl Bower, Realtor CRS, GRI, ABR, ePro Cell/Text: 415-999-3450 cheryl@cbower.com DRE #: 01505551 Zephyr Real Estate Top Producer, thanks to great clients like you! Helping sellers & buyers in San Francisco, San Mateo County & … [Read more...]

Russian Hill Condo: Sold! 120K over list price with 7 offers

  Welcome home! This light filled, ground floor corner unit is located in the exciting, upscale Russian Hill location. Two walls of windows throw abundant light on pristine white walls perfect for your art collection. Features include a flexible floor plan, high ceilings, generous closet … [Read more...]

Purchasing or selling a home in an unincorporated area of San Mateo County? Handy area map

I'm working with buyers who are looking at buying property in unincorporated coastal San Mateo County & recently came across this handy map which shows all unincorporated areas of San Mateo County. One key difference with unincorporated areas is that services such as police & fire are … [Read more...]

What To Know Before You Move To A New Neighborhood

As home buyers , we tend to research homes a lot. We look at square footage; at upgrades; at landscaping; at community statistics; and, at every other “number” on which we can get our hands. But those are just statistics. What about the home’s “feel”? In this 5-minute piece from … [Read more...]

Market Update: San Francisco Home Sales Continue Toward Recovery

San Francisco Home Sales Continue Toward Recovery     Curious about how our San Francisco market is doing?    The latest city wide market update is below as provided by the S.F. Association of Realtors.  Twelve weeks of Zephyr Real Estate sales data is below as well.  Our … [Read more...]

Foreclosures And Short Sales Distorting “Home Price Trackers”

In an echo of February’s Case-Shiller Index report, the government’s own home price-tracker — the Home Price Index — showed home values slipping between January and February 2011. The Federal Home Finance Agency data had home values down 1.6 percent nationwide in February, on average, … [Read more...]

Arts & Crafts inspired Redwood Shores condo for sale, San Mateo County, CA

Arts & Crafts inspired Redwood Shores condo for sale, San Mateo County, CA   Welcome to the Redwood Shores lifestyle. Bay trails, nature & water abound; there is easy 101 access to S.F., SFO, Caltrain & SiliconValley. For outdoor activities, there are world class kite … [Read more...]

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