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May 2022 Newsletter

Out here in the trenches it’s fairly clear to me that the real estate market is slowly cooling off – rising prices and rising interest rates are having the predictable effect.  Whereas a couple of weeks ago there were only 40 properties for sale of all types and prices, today there are 72.  May not seem like many but, as I’ve observed before, these things always sneak up on you while the media reports, dealing with sales made 60-90 days...Continue Reading!

A Nearly 5 acre buildable lot in RPV

Just listed 4/8/22 is this 4.9 acre buildable lot in RPV.  Address is 5321 Ironwood, just west of Silver Spur.  Many possibilities here.  There is a nice city/mountain view.  Included below are plans for a house that the seller never had built.  Just $2.1 million. [ngg src="galleries" ids="117" display="basic_thumbnail" thumbnail_crop="0"]Continue Reading!

New Listing in Harbor Ridge — Now in Escrow

Your own Hawaiian oasis in lovely Harbor Ridge, this 3 bedroom 2 bath unit has been completely remodeled. The lower level features a remodeled kitchen with breakfast bar, dining area, living room with high ceiling opening onto a lovely private patio, a remodeled 3/4 bath, custom inlaid wood flooring, and direct entry into the private 2-car garage. On the upper level are 3 good sized bedrooms which continue the Hawaiian theme, and a remodeled full bath. Who needs a Hawaiian...Continue Reading!

March 2022 Newsletter

Dear Neighbor: For reasons those of us out here in the trenches have a tough time understanding, the real estate market is still strong.  I know this sounds like a broken record (is that still a useful metaphor?).  You can say it’s because of a shortage of houses for sale, but that wouldn’t be the case if they weren’t selling the minute they hit the market, or before.  Clearly there are still, despite record high prices, more buyers out there than...Continue Reading!