Friday, December 30, 2016

FRIDAY - rushing till the end

Hampstead Small Garden

Ah, the last entry of 2016 before we rush off into the new year. The whoosh sound of the new year is quite thrilling. Naturally, I look forward to serving your needs and helping you figure out some of those twist and turns for your real estate milestones. Onward and upward. Always. 

Enjoy the articles!

Friday, December 23, 2016

FRIDAY - never tired of the weekend

Junior League Holiday Home Tour
Photo by Janet Paik - Discover contemporary dining room design inspiration

Are you eager to get out of the office and start your holiday weekend? Me too. You've done an excellent job getting through this week, so go! Celebrate the holidaze with your loved ones. And maybe try not to check the email so much?

As usual, here are a few reads that I think you'll want to check out.


Friday, December 16, 2016

FRIDAY - staying cozy

Seaholm Condo, Austin Texas

- Fed Raises Rates for First Time in 2016
- Interest Rate Hike No Surprise and Will Be Easily Digested, Real Estate Pros Say
- First-Time Homebuyers Face Worsening Starter-Home Shortage
- Smile! San Jose, Nation's Largest City Without Fluoride, Finally Gets the Natural Mineral
- Home Truths: How the presidential election is affecting the Bay Area housing market
- 12 Key Decorating Tips to Make Any Room Better


Friday, December 9, 2016

FRIDAY - sunsets never get old

Santa Monica - Mediterranean

- Facebook commits $20 million for affordable housing, other assistance
- Home Price Report Shows Prices Up 6.7 Percent in October
- Experts: Short-Term Home Rentals Have Little to No Impact on Housing Affordability
- FHA Loan Limits to Rise in 2017
- How California can ease housing crunch
- Landscape Lighting That Doesn’t Wake the Birds


Friday, December 2, 2016

FRIDAY - pulse check

- Post-Election Economy to Result in Higher Mortgage Rates
- S&P Corelogic Case-Shiller Index Reaches New High
- Listing your home in spring is great but listing in winter pays off, too
- Early 2017 is time to trade up
- Mountain View's 180: Increase housing stock by half
- Houzz Tour: Designer Divides and Conquers a Big, Open Loft