Explore Redwood City, CA

By Menlo Park Real Estate and Homes for Sale, WendeByTheBay.com - 650.504.0219 - SF Peninsula
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Looking to live in Redwood City for under $3 million?  The charm of Redwood City’s downtown and rich community activity calendar is a great draw for many who are looking for the ideal place to live along the San Francisco Peninsula. With some of the best values and best locations for Silicon Val...

By Lottie Kendall, Helping make your real estate dreams a reality
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There's no slowdown in the real estate market in Redwood City, California. Here it is, November 2012 and the market continues to be hot as it has been all year. Redwood City, California, is located mid-way down the Peninsula, with San Francisco at its northern tip, and San Jose to the south. Popu...

By Marcy Moyer, Probate, Trust, and Investment Specialist
(eXp Realty of California Silicon Valley Probate, Trust, and Investment Sales)
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I am not a lawyer and do not play one on TV. If you are in this position PLEASE CALL YOUR PROBATE OR TRUST LAWYER to determine how to deal with this situation. I got a call from a nice young man who asked me to help sell his grandmother's home in Redwood City. The grandmother had recently passed ...

By Lottie Kendall, Helping make your real estate dreams a reality
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Is the time right for you to get a handle on your financial management? The earlier you start to plan, the more likely you'll be to enjoy a brighter financial future.Once again, John D. Lee, Certified Financial Planner with Securian Financial Services, will be teaching his "Passport to Retirement...

By Marcy Moyer, Probate, Trust, and Investment Specialist
(eXp Realty of California Silicon Valley Probate, Trust, and Investment Sales)
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If you are a Personal Representative for a home in Probate in Redwood City you may be wondering what is the best way to find a realtor to help you sell the estate's home in Redwood City. You probably understand that you have a very large responsibility and making this decision is important. With ...

By Marcy Moyer, Probate, Trust, and Investment Specialist
(eXp Realty of California Silicon Valley Probate, Trust, and Investment Sales)
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I finally closed a Redwood City short sale that started in Sept of 2011. Yes, one year for a short sale. What was the problem? Let me count down just the top 10. 10. The sellers asked another agent in my office to sell this home as a short sale but this wonderful agent had never listed a short sa...

By Menlo Park Real Estate and Homes for Sale, WendeByTheBay.com - 650.504.0219 - SF Peninsula
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This week we explored the West Coast Farmer’s Market on the Cañada College campus on Farm Hill Boulevard in Redwood City, CA. This unique farmer’s market features amazing local businesses including our new favorite Nut n’ Bean (http://nutnbeanco.com) as well as many vendors including fresh fish t...

By Marcy Moyer, Probate, Trust, and Investment Specialist
(eXp Realty of California Silicon Valley Probate, Trust, and Investment Sales)
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I have been working on a Redwood City short sale with Chase since last September. Now if this were 2009 this would be more like dog bites man rather than man bites dog. But it is 2012 and most short sales do not take so long. However, this one has a 3rd loan for a lot of money and it slowed the p...

By Marcy Moyer, Probate, Trust, and Investment Specialist
(eXp Realty of California Silicon Valley Probate, Trust, and Investment Sales)
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In Redwood City from Jan 1, 2012 until June 30, 2012 there were: 46 closed short sales 22 closed bank owned homes Total sales during this time period were 363 Total % Short Sales: 12.6% Total % REO Sales: 6% Total Percentage  Redwood City Distressed Properties: 18.6% 18.6% of all Redwood City sal...

By Menlo Park Real Estate and Homes for Sale, WendeByTheBay.com - 650.504.0219 - SF Peninsula
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A small gem lies at the base of Emerald Hills, the BOK Ranch and the original site for an extraordinary Riding Program started 27 years ago as a 4H projec.  The BOK Ranch has blossomed into an opportunity for more that 100 special needs adults and children to be able to take horse back riding les...

By Lottie Kendall, Helping make your real estate dreams a reality
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Gorgeous land sold in Emerald Hills, 94062 Don't you just love the name, "Emerald Hills?" This area in unincorporated Redwood City, California, is a unique enclave on the midpeninsula, a mix of small, old cottages and large, newer estates. It abuts Edgewood County Park, renowned in the area for i...

By Marcy Moyer, Probate, Trust, and Investment Specialist
(eXp Realty of California Silicon Valley Probate, Trust, and Investment Sales)
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The landscape for short sales is changing. As the inventory of homes for sale stays at historically low levels all over Silicon Valley, short sales are gaining in popularity for buyers. Added to that is the fact that short sales, while not a sure thing, are getting approved at increasingly higher...

By Menlo Park Real Estate and Homes for Sale, WendeByTheBay.com - 650.504.0219 - SF Peninsula
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 “Discover & Go” Museum Pass Program Make the most out of your library card with the new "Discover & Go" program! This service provides Redwood City library cardholders with FREE and discounted passes to local museums, cultural instiutions and educational adventures. This is a GREAT way to spend...

By Menlo Park Real Estate and Homes for Sale, WendeByTheBay.com - 650.504.0219 - SF Peninsula
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  2638 Brewster Avenue Redwood City California Come check out this enchanting craftsman style home in the sought after neighborhood of Mt. Carmel Redwood City. This four bedroom, three bath home is a unique mix of comfort, style and turn of the century charm. Spacious living areas give way to eac...

By Marcy Moyer, Probate, Trust, and Investment Specialist
(eXp Realty of California Silicon Valley Probate, Trust, and Investment Sales)
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I am helping out on a short sale in Redwood City where Chase is servicing the first and second loan. What this means is that the owner has first and second mortgages that were originally gotten from Chase. These loans were then sold to investors and Chase maintained the servicing. This means that...

By Menlo Park Real Estate and Homes for Sale, WendeByTheBay.com - 650.504.0219 - SF Peninsula
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The Backyard Coffee Company, 965 Brewster Avenue,  brings a spark of the hometown cafe to Redwood City. Centrally located in downtown Redwood City, a stone’s throw from the boulevard of shops and restaurants, rests the Backyard Coffee Company. This locally owned and operated business boasts both...

By Menlo Park Real Estate and Homes for Sale, WendeByTheBay.com - 650.504.0219 - SF Peninsula
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Come enjoy the winter the way it should be- outdoors with skates on! Redwood City is hosting its own outdoor skate rink that is right outside the courthouse doors! This a great opportunity to enjoy the outdoors as a family, go on a date or just get some exercise in the convenience of being in dow...

By Marcy Moyer, Probate, Trust, and Investment Specialist
(eXp Realty of California Silicon Valley Probate, Trust, and Investment Sales)
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It's the end of the year so time for the round-up of distressed property sales in Redwood City. So here's what happened:   Single family and condo townhomes 2011: Total sales:  553 Short Sales: 91 REO:           49 Distressed sales as a percentage of total sales: 25.3 Compare to 2010 Total sales:...

By Marcy Moyer, Probate, Trust, and Investment Specialist
(eXp Realty of California Silicon Valley Probate, Trust, and Investment Sales)
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Sad story. A client told me last February that she was not able to make the payments on her $750,000 home loan. The house is now worth about $400,000 and this person wanted to get a loan modification and get the principle reduced. I can not tell you how many times I hear this story and how few ti...

By Marcy Moyer, Probate, Trust, and Investment Specialist
(eXp Realty of California Silicon Valley Probate, Trust, and Investment Sales)
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I know a lot of you are going to think I am crazy but I really love short sales. I am sorry that the market is such that there are many people who need to sell their homes short, but that is the current reality. Given that reality there are many things about the short sale process that I enjoy, f...

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