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1)Vijay…Foster City buyer.  ” Jim is a fantastic real estate agent, and helped us purchase our first home a few months ago. The inventory has been terrible this past year and every home had multiple offers – frustrating for a buyer. Since the time we started working with him, he understood our needs exactly, and was […]

A Slice of Life

So I sold this listing in Redwood City a couple of days ago and I got a call from a guy this morning about it. He had seen it on Zillow and wanted to know some details about it. Right away I told him the truth that Zillow has a real bad habit of not […]

Unintended Consequences

OK, it’s time again for a small rant. I signed up for a web based leads system whereby potential buyers and sellers request services from local Realtors. The vast majority of these leads aren’t worth the time to respond to. Prospective buyers wanting 5 bedroom houses in Hillsborough for under $100,000, that kind of thing. […]

What to look for in a Listing Agent

How to pick a Realtor…now that IS the question. Here’s my perspective that comes from being a Realtor for almost 20 years in this area and seeing many, many changes along the way. At the end of 2007 there were over 21,000 Realtors in the Bay Area. I have no doubt that we’ll see that number drop significantly in 2008 […]