Friday, February 28, 2014


Would you mind if I took a break and digressed from my usual conversational patterns?

Today, I've opted to use a list format for links I've found around the internet that might be helpful in fostering a more well-rounded understanding of real estate and how to pay for the space you occupy.

Friday, February 21, 2014

Friday, February 14, 2014


Happy Valentine's Day! This post was inspired by a client who referred me to her father, who's name means "love", which I found appropriate for today. 

My email signature, "Home is where one starts from," is an excerpt from "East Coker V, Four Quartets" by T.S. Eliot. No, I've not read the entire quartet.

Home is about the familiar, the original blueprint for the beginnings of our experience of intimacy. It's a personal language that begins before we can use words, usually in relationship to a primary figure. 

Friday, February 7, 2014


This post was inspired by current clients of mine who are open-minded and forward thinking, prompting the search for up and coming neighborhoods.

Price is relative. When a client tells me that something is too expensive, or calls something cheap, I usually ask, "For whom? And compared to what?" Here's an interesting collection of how one makes do in the Bay Area.