Videocast

REHB_Video
Video Series with Mike Kelly & Toni Esposti

___________

Past Blogs-Greatest Hits!

Search Foreclosures


DRE 066455724

Free Community Reports

1 in 4 can afford Median Priced home in Sonoma County, California! Bring CASH!

Affordability plummets here in the “Wine Country” of Sonoma County. Post “FireStorms” market very tight! […]

Revising initial Real Estate Sales for June-BIG month! +8% and almost 500 sales

Revised Sales–almost hit the vaunted 500 market-fell one short with 499 Sales. […]

Sales for November of 2016 Sonoma County, California

Heading into the Holidays with low inventory and weak sales.

Here’s the “Tale of the Tape” for home sales, Sonoma County, California, November 2016.

Median home price is up 9% over last year at this time but this is due to the tight inventory market, buyer demand and rates on the rise. As of […]

Santa Rosa is Lucky #13 of the top 20 Markets in the Country!

Hottest 20 Markets in the US and 11 are in Calfornia–I work in one of them! […]

On this week’s show: April Sales and Market Activity–Flat, lack-luster here in Sonoma County.

Sonoma County, “The Wine Country”, California sales activity and comments, May 2016. […]

Putting today’s market into context.

Below is a graph with some very interesting stats which give me pause and commentary. This is a look going back 10 years to the wild and crazy pre-“crash” days of yore. The first thing which amazes me is the amount of homes for sale vs. today. 8,230 listing  3rd qtr of ’07 vs. this […]

Homes Available by Price Bracket-National vs. Sonoma County.

Here in the “Wine Country” of Sonoma County, California–home availability is very tight and our price brackets for homes do NOT reflect very well for affordability when compared to the overall nation. See the graph below.

Yes, there are places in the nation where homes/condos are readily available for UNDER $100,000. And you’d be […]

Bubble? Not with this lack of inventory–but affordability woes persist.

Sales are up in the $500,000 to $1,000,000 price points in Sonoma County, Calif. Affordability and lower priced homes are rapidy disappearing. […]

Home Affordability Crisis looming? OR is it here now?

Here in the “Wine Country” of Sonoma County, California, home prices have moderated over the past 5 months but affordability reached a new “post-crash” low of 24%. This means only 24% of our citizens can afford to buy the median home price of $529,000 based on the county wide median income. Median home price has […]

Otto Kobler, Summit Funding Joins us on the Real Estate Hour – New Loan Programs and Updates

Did you miss it??…here’s the podcast;

http://media.ksro.com/Podcasts/1392/RealEstate%20083015.mp3

Real Estate Hour favorite, Otto Kobler of Summit Funding will explain a new more -flexible (?) Fannie Mae loan. Plus; What’s up with interest rates, Jumbo financing, Bridge loans, and more.

Otto KoblerSummit Funding, Inc.Branch Manager / Senior Loan Officerokobler@summitfunding.net

NMLS ID#: 225957 CA BRE ID#: 00981742 […]