Archives for July 2011

The Unrealistic Seller

Not sure who’s doing these…but I love them!

Funky Foto Contest Week 164

OK, nothing like a waterfront swing set! This week’s question, where are these swings? If you’re first to answer that you’ll win a $30.00 gift card to Plaza Gourmet Deli at Edgewater Place.  All the rules of the road are available to view on the left hand margin as well as on the bar above. […]

Foundation Issues

Last week we were talking about landfill and some folks fear of liquifaction. It made me think of the more chronic and pertinent issue of foundation problems. Here’s a post I wrote a couple of years ago that’s still as relevant as ever: This post has been coming for a long time, and on this […]

Funky Foto Contest Winner Week 163

This one may have been a bit harder for alot of you but not for everybody. Friday’s pic was of Killdeer Park and the winner was Dana Ferri who arrive first with the right answer. Congrats Dana! Also answering correctly was Jeff, Chris, Ruchi, Matt, Nina and Suju. Great job you guys! Dana wins the […]

I Want To Buy

For me, these videos are absolutely hilarious. Incredibly, there’s quite a bit of truth in them too!

Funky Foto Contest Week 163

Looks like a nice afternoon here, huh? Even though it’s morning? Anyway, this weeks question is, what Foster City park is this? If you’re first to tell me that you’ll win a $30.00 gift card to Lucky’s Foods. All the rules of the road are available to view on the left hand margin as well as […]

Fear of Landfill

So, there’s this thing that happens, more often than you might think, when I first speak to potential buyers about where they want to live and the subject of Foster City comes up. I’m usually told about what they want, how much they want to spend and where they want to live…and when I mention […]

New Inventory

It’s so funny how cyclical this crazy real estate business is. It often seems like, all at once, a ton of new listings come on the market after long periods of nothing. We’re in just such a period right now. Since the 4th of July, there’s been 11 new active single family houses arrive on […]

Funky Foto Contest Winner Week 162

I have no doubt that many fine young ballplayers got started on the fields at Sea Cloud Park…and that’s where Friday’s foto was. Congratulations to Julie Wu who answered first and wins the $30.00 gift certificate to Kobe Japanese.  Also answering correctly was Andy, Ling, Nicole, Mae Matos, Jeff, J Kwan, Monica, Roger, Shrikant and […]

A Buyer At The Open House

I don’t know who is doing these videos but they’re really terrific…and true!