Homebuyer Assistance Programs

Even if home affordability isn’t at an all time low, it’s still pretty close. The last few weeks I’ve been railing against the increasing unaffordability of housing in the region. As a result, I’ve started to research policies and programs...

2/21/22 Solano-Napa Regional Update

I’ve been looking at the numbers again, this week. I am completely floored by what’s going on in Benicia. They’re only carrying 2 active homes on the market for three weeks now. Although things are fluctuating daily, by and large, the complete lack...

2/18/22 Cheap Shots and Bon Mots

Mortgage professionals upon seeing interest rates above 4% this week…or maybe my youngest when the Bengals couldn’t run the ball 1 yard… No deep thoughts this week, as we go straight for the jugular (Valentine’s Day does that to me). Some...

JUST SOLD – 260 American Canyon Rd, Space 46

These are the ones that feel good. It took way too long (3 months) and way too many hurdles, not to see through to the end. Only phenomenal work by all parties got this one to the closing table. In the end, my clients got the word today that their loan had funded and...

Something Happened on the way to Affordability…

I’ll be brief. A lot of experts are saying that we need to build more housing; increased inventory will bring slower price growth so that homes remain affordable to most of the people (hopefully). As I mentioned in a previous post (can’t find it,...