As April 15th looms ahead, those in a 1031 Exchange need to be mindful of the time lines, especialy if you are WITHIN the 180 days of closing on your property or if you’ve just started the Identification process!! Great “Year-End” tax strategies for those in a 1031 Exhange with a tax deadline looming from [...]
Join the “Kelly-Norman Team” at Keller Williams Realty on our weekly radio show as we keep you up-to-date on the Sonoma County,California real estate marketplace. Below is a synopsis of our monthly $1,000,000 report and the Luxury Home market for Sonoma County, California.
So many properties to choose from, vineyards, Equestrian ranches, weekend estates, we [...]
Short-Sales in Sonoma County, California–WHOA IS ME! I had a client call me yesterday with a list of three properties. I pulled up all three and everyone was a “Short-Sale”. This client is in that market “sweet-spot” of $0-$250,000. But I’d also include ANYTHING under $300,000. There was a total of [...]
Here in Sonoma County, California home sales are ON the rebound with a +15% surge over last year and sales numbers equallying the go-go years of 2002 when it ALL started. Not anywhere near the big bubble year of 2005 where we had 771 sales in June with a median home price of $589,900. Today [...]
Sonoma County homeowner loses job, has made 10 years of on-time payments–does the bank OWE them a modification? Moratorium on payments until employment picks up? Is this Naiveté’ on the borrower’s part?
Here’s the deal, you sign an agreement, make the payments on time, and the bank LOANS you the money to BUY your [...]
Here’s a Thanksgiving poem for all to share. Enjoy… TWAS THE NIGHT OF THANKSGIVING, BUT I JUST COULDN’T SLEEP. I TRIED COUNTING BACKWARDS, I TRIED COUNTING SHEEP. THE LEFTOVERS BECKONED – THE DARK MEAT AND WHITE, BUT I FOUGHT THE TEMPTATION WITH ALL OF MY MIGHT. TOSSING AND TURNING WITH ANTICIPATION, THE THOUGHT OF A [...]
Sonoma County, California Housing News: Thanks to Mark Bisordi at NorthCoast Title Company for passing this information along to us as a public service announcement:
Thursday, November 24th closed (we’ll it IS THANKSGIVING!)
Friday, November 25th–closed
Friday, December 23–Open 8am to [...]
Team “The Real Estate Hour 1350am KSRO “ will be going for the gold tomorrow in the 2011 World Champion Grape Stomp at the 37th Annual Sonoma County Harvest Fair. Allison Norman, the Stomper. Mike Kelly, the Swabbie. The goal is to fill a jug with the most grape juice (ie; future wine) If we [...]