Los Altos Real Estate and Home Sales

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Are You Having a Dispute With Your Los Altos Neighbor About Replacing Your Shared Fence?

By David Blockhus on 4.17.14 - Please leave a comment.

I recently had a client who had a dispute with his neighbor about the location of a fence separating their yards. In short, one neighbor wanted to replace a deteriorated fence.  Later he changed his mind when he found out that the old fence would need to be moved a foot closer to his home because it wasn't located on the true boundary line. Since the fence had been there a long time, he thought that the fence line was...

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2014 Luxury Real Estate Market Report

By David Blockhus on 4.6.14 - Please leave a comment.

See below for Coldwell Banker's Previews International 2014 Luxury Real Estate Market Report [gview file="http://www.losaltoshomes.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/04/ColdwellBankerPreviews_LuxuryMarketReport2014-1.pdf"]

Los Altos Pedestrian Master Plan Meeting Scheduled For Thursday, April 10, 2014 6pm – 8pm

By David Blockhus on 4.3.14 - Please leave a comment.

On Thursday April 10, from 6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m., there will be a community workshop about improving walking conditions within Los Altos.  It will be held at the Grant Park Community Center - Multipurpose Room - located at 1575 Holt Ave, Los...

Why Do Some Homes Sell Faster Than Others?

By David Blockhus on 3.12.14 - Please leave a comment.

We know the housing market has had a strong rebound from the Great Recession – so much so, that in most communities along the Peninsula and South Bay there are now more buyers than sellers. The lack of inventory has...

1666 Wright Avenue in Sunnyvale is for Rent

By David Blockhus on 1.6.14 - Please leave a comment.

I have a great new 2-story rental property located at 1666 Wright Avenue in Sunnyvale. The rent is $4,000/month with a $4,000 security deposit. Sorry, no pets (unless service animals) or smokers please. This fabulous 3 bedroom 2.5 bathroom home...

How Coldwell Banker Helps LosAltosHomes.com Market Your Home Digitally

By David Blockhus on 10.11.13 - Please leave a comment.

Real estate marketing isn’t just print advertising anymore – or radio, or TV, or direct mail, or even online, social media, blogs or Twitter. It’s ALL of these marketing tools and more. And it’s critical if you’re thinking about selling...

Five Issues to Think About When Buying a Home That Backs to a Los Altos Creek

By David Blockhus on 9.26.13 - Please leave a comment.

Los Altos, Los Altos Hills, Mountain View, Palo Alto and Sunnyvale have many creeks that meander throughout.  The best known are Stevens Creek, Permanente Creek, Adobe Creek, Matadero Creek and San Francisquito Creek.  Living next to these creeks can be...

Want to Get the House You Want? Here’s How to Write a Lender Friendly Purchase Contract

By David Blockhus on 9.10.13 - Please leave a comment.

In our seller's market, most successful home buyers tailor their purchase contract to meet the needs of the home seller.  What some buyers and their agents fail to take into account is that they also need to tailor the contract...

Is This The Market to Try to Sell Your Home by Yourself?

By David Blockhus on 9.5.13 - Please leave a comment.

With housing on the upturn, multiple offers and rising sales prices are being reported in our market. Some potential home sellers might think that selling their home simply requires placing a “for sale” sign in their front yard. Unfortunately, many...

Mountain View Real Estate Market Update for July 2013

By David Blockhus on 8.20.13 - Please leave a comment.

  [gview file="http://www.losaltoshomes.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/08/Mountain-View-Real-Estate-Market-Update-July-2013.pdf"] Are you interested in Selling your Mountain View Home? Are you interested in Buying your Mountain View Dream Home? Give me a Call at 650 917-4250 I'm David Blockhus and I have been licensed and actively selling residential real estate locally since...