American Canyon Real Estate, Home buying

I’ve Got a House Crush…

American Canyon edition! I actually have a couple of homes that I'm eyeing for the right buyer. The first is 442 Lucina Drive in Napa Square. It's rough...it's really rough even at $469,000. The bedrooms are a little small but the living space has a ton of potential. There is a small family room with … Continue reading

American Canyon Real Estate, Just Sold

Just Sold – 209 Landana St

I am excited to welcome a new family to the neighborhood...my neighborhood to be exact. Just half a block down from my home, 209 Landana St in American Canyon sold for $460,000. I was able to negotiate a credit towards closing costs and repairs for my clients prior to close of escrow. This darling 3 … Continue reading

American Canyon Real Estate

2018 American Canyon RE Market Prediction

The American Canyon real estate market looks to remain strong in 2018. With fantastic schools, rising interest rates and likely continued lack of inventory you can expect the home prices to continue to rise. Most prognosticators expect the national market to continue to rise 5-8% and I don't see any reason why American Canyon should … Continue reading

American Canyon Real Estate, Real Estate Market Update, Real Estate Trends

December 2017 Market Update

OMG! The median sales price and the average sales price in November plummeted in American Canyon...by a lot.  And there are only 20 homes for sale. And the number of homes sold dropped by 1/3 year over year...and...and...and... It's easy to get caught up in the hysteria of the market place and feel like the … Continue reading

American Canyon Real Estate, Home buying, Vallejo Real Estate

A meeting of minds…

In real estate when we speak of a meeting of the minds we are talking about the buyer and the seller coming together on price and terms. This may also include any needed repairs after inspections and prior to the physical inspection contingency removal. However, some times the meeting of minds has to be between … Continue reading

Home buying

Let’s find you a home…pt. 3

So we covered knowing the inventory and asking questions. The last important competency that a buyer's agent should bring to the table is negotiation skills. There is no reason for you to leave money on the table. Everything in real estate is negotiable so you better make sure that your realtor® has some experience as … Continue reading

American Canyon Real Estate

American Canyon Planning Update

I'll be back with part 3 of home buying on Friday. Today, I am going to start a monthly series on American Canyon planning. American Canyon's Planning Commission meets tomorrow night with some big news for the community (nope...not Watson Ranch!): They will be reviewing plans for construction of a new, 10,000± sf multi-use parish … Continue reading

Home buying

Let’s find you a home, Pt. 2

In my last blog, I spoke about how there were three things that your professional realtor® should do for you to make sure that you get more of what you want: 1. Know the inventory; 2. Ask Questions; 3. Negotiate Earlier this week I wrote about inventory knowledge. In case you missed it, it's important. … Continue reading

American Canyon Real Estate, Open House

Twilight Open House – 3 Karen Drive

Stop by between 6-8pm this evening and enjoy wine, cheese and other delectable treats while previewing this amazing home! Enter into a drawing for a $25 gift certificate to the Urban Counter. One of the best new restaurants in Vallejo! Pride of ownership abounds as the original owners have taken meticulous care of this beautiful … Continue reading

American Canyon Real Estate, Just Sold

3 Karen Drive – New to the market!

Pride of ownership abounds! Beautiful 3 bed, 2.5 bath, 1700± sf home in Chesapeake!  Exclusively listed by Richard Peterson & Lynn Levin. Offered @ $479,900. Pride of ownership comes through in this lovely 2 story home. Significant upgrades including - Corian counter in the kitchen, ceramic tile floors in the kitchen and entryway; laminate flooring … Continue reading