Archives for November 2013

Funky Foto Contest Winner Week 274

Sorry about the late post! We’re out of town for the week and out of action too. Congrats to Dave Lin who arrived first and wins Fridays contest and the $30.00 gift card to Starbucks! Also answering correctly was Alex O, J Kwan, Richard Berman and Amrish. Great job folks! Kind of iffy with the […]

Funky Foto Contest Week 274

Doesn’t this look like something fun to do on a day like today? Go ahead. take an early exit and relax. The question is of course, where in Foster City are these swings? If you’re first to tell me that you’ll win a $30.00 gift card to Starbucks. As usual, all the rules of the […]

Note to Buyer…Do Not Do This

So I got an offer on the house I had listed in El Granada and it was so astonishingly bad that I can’t resist writing about it. Think of it as therapy…for me. Maybe think of it as an object lesson for you if you’re a buyer. Since the place was on the market for […]

Funky Foto Contest Winner Week 273

Well that was really very good knowledge on Friday. You guys are terrific! Congratulations to Janny Lee who arrived first and wins the $30.00 gift card to Ranch 99 Market. Also answering correctly was Ujjwal, Nessa, Shruti, Pak, J Kwan, Matt, Michael, Ranjana and Richard Berman. Great job guys! Thanks for playing…see you on Friday!

Funky Foto Contest Week 273

How about a bug for lunch? No, I don’t think these girls were contemplating that. At any rate…I always loved this sculpture. This week’s question is where in Foster City is this beauty? If you’re first to answer that you’ll win a $30.00 gift card to Ranch 99 Market. As usual, all the rules of the […]


Well, we’ve actually regressed. OK, the year is winding down and all that but as it’s gotten a little slower I would have expected that the level of inventory would have risen. Fat chance! This doesn’t bode particularly well for 2014 by the way. As of tonight there’s a whopping 4 active single family houses […]

Funky Foto Contest Winner Week 272

      Yep, It’s an Eichler Home. Tons of those around in Foster City. They exist in other communities around here too. Congratulations to Alex O who arrived first and wins the $30.00 gift card to Starbucks. Also answering correctly was Asif, Dave, Tom Liebl, Ranjana, EC, Patrick, Nessa, Pak, Janny, J Kwan, and […]

Funky Foto Contest Week 272

OK, we’re officially back…at least I am. Sort of. At any rate, this week’s question asks what sort of house this is? There’s a bunch of them in Foster City. One active right now actually. What is the name of the style of this house? If you’re first to answer that you’ll win a $30.00 […]


Blogging is really kind of a wild thing. I’ve been doing this for 5 years now…seems like I just started yesterday too. Most of the time I love it. Some of the time it’s a real pain in the butt. It gets hard when we go on a vacation because it’s like having a dog […]