The Difference a Year Makes for Homeownership
Over the past year, mortgage rates have fallen more than a full percentage point, hitting a new historic low 15 times. This is a great driver for homeownership, as today’s low rates provide consumers with some significant benefits. ...
Posted by Tracy Tang on December 28, 2020 in Market Update
The Holidays Aren’t Stopping Homebuyers This Year
Black Friday and Cyber Monday are behind us, yet finding the perfect holiday gifts for friends and family is certainly still top of mind for many right now. This year, there’s another type of buyer that’s very active this holiday season ...
Posted by Tracy Tang on December 25, 2020 in General
Anthony Fauci Issues Christmas COVID-19 Warning: 'We Have A Big Problem'
Wed, December 16, 2020, 11:49 PM PST·2 min read
Dr. Anthony Fauci, the nation’s top infectious diseases expert, on Wednesday urged Americans to have a low-key Christmas to ...
Posted by Tracy Tang on December 15, 2020 in General
Housing Inventory and Prop. 19 Impacts
Press Link Here to Listen
Posted by Tracy Tang on December 12, 2020 in General
The NorCal + Lake Tahoe Luxury Market Report May - October 2020
Posted by Tracy Tang on December 10, 2020 in Market Update
California Health Officials Announce a Regional Stay at Home Order Triggered by ICU Capacity
Dec 03, 2020
Health officials are tracking the state by five regions: Northern California, Bay Area, Greater Sacramento, San Joaquin Valley and Southern California
Regional Stay at Home Order takes effect Saturday; affects regions with less than ...
Posted by Tracy Tang on December 7, 2020 in General
Chances of Another Foreclosure Crisis?
There seems to be some concern that the 2020 economic downturn will lead to another foreclosure crisis like the one we experienced after the housing crash a little over a decade ago. However, there’s one major difference this time: a ...
Posted by Tracy Tang on November 21, 2020 in Market Update
Tips to Sell Your House Safely Right Now
Your agent now has over 6 months of experience selling houses during the pandemic and can make the process easier and safer for you today.
COVID-19 protocols and technology usage recommendations from the National Association ...
Posted by Tracy Tang on November 17, 2020 in Selling Your Home
Why Working from Home May Spark Your Next Move
If you’ve been working from home this year, chances are you’ve been at it a little longer than you initially expected. Businesses all over the country have figured out how to operate remotely to keep their employees healthy, ...
Posted by Tracy Tang on November 15, 2020 in Buying a Home
Is it Safe to Sell My House Right Now?
In today’s real estate market, the buzz is all about how it’s a great time to sell your house. Buyer demand is high, and there simply aren’t enough homes available to buy to meet that growing need. This means now is ...
Posted by Tracy Tang on November 9, 2020 in Selling Your Home
Do You Need to Know More about Forbearance and Mortgage Relief Options?
Earlier this year when the nation pressed pause on the economy and unemployment rates jumped up significantly, many homeowners were immediately concerned about being able to pay their mortgages, and understandably so. To assist in this challenging ...
Posted by Tracy Tang on October 28, 2020 in Mortgage
6 Reasons You’ll Win by Selling with a Real Estate Agent This Fall
There are many benefits to working with a real estate professional when selling your house. During challenging times, like what we face today, it becomes even more important to have an expert you trust to help guide you through the process. If ...
Posted by Tracy Tang on October 26, 2020 in Selling Your Home
The COVID-19 Tenant Relief Act of 2020
If a tenant has not paid the rent since March 2020, can a landlord evict them?Not if the tenant completes the COVID-19-related declaration of financial distress form and returns it to the landlord. When a tenant has not paid rent for any period ...
Posted by Tracy Tang on September 29, 2020 in Tenant
2020 Homebuyer Preferences
A recent study from HarrisX shows the current health crisis isn’t slowing down today’s homebuyers.
Many buyers are accelerating their timelines to take advantage of low mortgage rates, and staying home has ...
Posted by Tracy Tang on September 14, 2020 in Buying a Home