‘Hotness Index’ Shows Bay Area Home Buyers Expanding Search Area

Realtor.com released its latest “Hotness Index” and once again Bay Area real estate markets dominate the rankings. The San Francisco-Oakland metroplex was rated the hottest real estate market in the country in January, and ranking second was the nearby San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara metro area. Realtor.com's “Hotness Index” identifies where houses are selling most quickly, as [...]

Consumers More Confident as Home Sales Surged in October.

U.S. home sales rose in October to their highest rate since the height of the last housing boom some nine-and-a-half years ago. Aided by a strengthening labor market and mortgage rates still at historical lows, home sales surged to an annual rate of 5.6 million units last month. It's the highest rate since February 2007. [...]

Blossom Valley 3-Bedroom, Updated and with New Pool, Listed for $840,000

6194 Blossom Ave. San Jose, Ca. 95123 Recently listed was this absolute standout home in the foothills of Blossom Valley in San Jose. Priced at $840,000, it has three bedrooms, two baths, 1,409 square-feet of living space and a whole host of amenities. This is a home that immediately catches the eye, beginning with [...]

Silicon Valley Median Home Price Tops $1 Million in Q2

The San Jose-Santa Clara County metro area had a median home price of more than $1 million during the second quarter of the year. It's the first metro area in the country where the median price of a home is seven figures. The National Association of Realtors reported the Silicon Valley median home price was $1,085,000 [...]

Upgraded Condo in San Jose Hits the Market; Open House Scheduled

3456 Charing Cross Lane San Jose, Ca. Now on the market is this beautifully-upgraded condo in San Jose. Listed for $640,000, it comes with three bedrooms, one full bath, one partial bath and 1,176 square-feet of living space. This unit, which has customized features unique to the complex, doesn't figure to last long. [...]