Santa Clara County, CA Real Estate News

By Rob Spinosa, Mortgage Loan Originator, Marin County
(US Bank)
How to Rock an Interest-Only Mortgage!  Interest-only mortgages are not just for luxury homebuyers with jumbo-sized home loans anymore!  And while we do see the buyers and owners of higher-priced real estate favoring interest only loans because of their lower payments, have you ever wondered why everyone doesn't consider this mortgage program? Is it due to the fact that most interest-only loans are ARM mortgages, like the 7/1 or 10/1 ARM? Or is it simply due to homeowner psychology?  After all, there is a large number of homeowners who just can't stand looking at their mortgage statements month after month and NOT seeing their principal balance decrease. So, yeah, let's take a closer look at I/O loans because they do more than help their borrowers afford shelter and maybe the answers to...
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By Gary Frimann, CRS, GRI, SRES, REALTOR and Broker
(Eagle Ridge Realty / Signature Homes & Estates)
Greetings Eagle Ridge Community, Tuesday, AUGUST 29TH BINGO ER POOL CLUBHOUSE5:00 -6:30 pm$10 FOR 8 games BRING A CLIPBOARD AND YOUR FAVORITE BEVERAGE ENJOY A "COOL" AFTERNOON IN THE POOL CLUBHOUSE Come on out and enjoy the fun!  Meet your neighbors and make some new friends.  Always a fun night and seating fills up quickly.  It is at the pool (HOA) Clubhouse next to the pool.
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By Gary Frimann, CRS, GRI, SRES, REALTOR and Broker
(Eagle Ridge Realty / Signature Homes & Estates)
2023 Bocce Bash! Join your fellow Eagle Ridge residents for the annual end-of-season celebration at the Bocce Courts! Thursday, August 24 Back by popular demand, this year will be a Potluck! Please bring your favorite dish, dessert, or special beverages to share!Also, bring your chair  Potluck & Festivities begin: 5:30 pmFun and Lawn Games: 7:00 pm Stay for 8:00 pm Raffles and special performances!Stop by and enjoy the great weather and meet new friends!  It's been a great and fun year.
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By Eagle Ridge Realty, "Our Performance Will Move You!"
(Eagle Ridge Realty)
Eagle Ridge Welcomes the band:  CHROMATA BANDGREETINGS COMMUNITY, MUSIC IN THE PARK! A designated drop-off for our disabled loved ones has been set up.Please look out for the “Disable Drop Off” A-Frame sign,located at Troon Way and Waterville Place You can access the drop-off at the following locations:Berwick & Waterville Place by driving on Club Dr.Troon Way & Waterville Place, driving on the cross streets of Strath Place and Troon Way.Food will be available by SUDER and Kona Ice
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By Gary Frimann, CRS, GRI, SRES, REALTOR and Broker
(Eagle Ridge Realty / Signature Homes & Estates)
GREETINGS COMMUNITY, MUSIC IN THE PARK!August 20, 20235-7 PMCHROMATA BAND  A designated drop-off for our disabled loved ones has been set up.Please look out for the “Disable Drop Off” A-Frame sign,located at Troon Way and Waterville Place You can access the drop-off at the following locations:Berwick & Waterville Place by driving on Club Dr.Troon Way & Waterville Place, driving on the cross streets of Strath Place and Troon Way. 
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By Gary Frimann, CRS, GRI, SRES, REALTOR and Broker
(Eagle Ridge Realty / Signature Homes & Estates)
Eagle Ridge Community, Basketball Clinics Are Back!! THIS MONDAY AUGUST 14, 2023 Bring your friends for court play @Eagle Ridge Basketball Courts Session 1: 9 – 12 years, 1:00 – 1:50pm Session 2: 6 – 8 years, 2:00 – 2:50pm Session 3: scrimmage for all ages, 3:00 – 3:50pm Bring a basketball if you have it Please register with Evie – 669-248-9021 
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By Gary Frimann, CRS, GRI, SRES, REALTOR and Broker
(Eagle Ridge Realty / Signature Homes & Estates)
GREETINGS COMMUNITY, MUSIC IN THE PARK  IS BACK THIS SUNDAY!FEATURED BAND:  BOOTLEG  A designated drop-off for our disabled loved ones has been set up.Please look out for the “Disable Drop Off” A-Frame sign,located at Troon Way and Waterville Place You can access the drop-off at the following locations:Berwick & Waterville Place by driving on Club Dr.Troon Way & Waterville Place, driving on the cross streets of Strath Place and Troon Way.Food by Drew's Brews and Nino's Ice Cream
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By Sam Shueh, mba, cdpe, reopro, pe
( (408) 425-1601)
                                                                Sam Shueh                                                                 BRG Realty                                                           San Jose, CA  95124                                                    (408) 425-1601   Sshueh@gmail.comPeople who obtained their mortage at historically low rate who want to move or relocate have second thoughts.  They can not afford a steep mortgage payments. They will stay. This causes a 25% inventory resulting in a sellers market scenario again.  With what is on the market people start a bidding war.Want a million dollar home, sorry it is more like 2 millions now.   Housing Inventory Snapshot July 31, 2023   Average List Price 30 Day Trend Average Sold Price 30 Day Trend Average ...
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By Gary Frimann, CRS, GRI, SRES, REALTOR and Broker
(Eagle Ridge Realty / Signature Homes & Estates)
Aqua Fitness LAST CLASS! MONDAY AUGUST 76:30 – 7:30 pm The water aerobics season is coming to a close.Next Monday August 7 will be our last class with Eagle Ridge resident instructor Meena.Thank you to all ER residents who have attended and supported this popular activity. THANK YOU TO MEENA!!!LAST CLASS AUGUST 7 @Eagle Ridge Community Pool Pool noodles will be providedPlease contact Meena with any questions
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By Gary Frimann, CRS, GRI, SRES, REALTOR and Broker
(Eagle Ridge Realty / Signature Homes & Estates)
GREETINGS COMMUNITY, MUSIC IN THE PARK!  A designated drop-off for our disabled loved ones has been set up.Please look out for the “Disable Drop Off” A-Frame sign,located at Troon Way and Waterville Place You can access the drop-off at the following locations:Berwick & Waterville Place by driving on Club Dr.Troon Way & Waterville Place, driving on the cross streets of Strath Place and Troon Way.Band is BLACK VELVET Food:Dog Shack & Kona IceTroon ParkJuly 30, 2023  5-7PM
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By Gary Frimann, CRS, GRI, SRES, REALTOR and Broker
(Eagle Ridge Realty / Signature Homes & Estates)
FIRST TUESDAY. This event is an Eagle Ridge Residents Happy Hour at theEagle Ridge Golf Course Clubhouse Pub August 1st, 2023!4-6PM A no-host bar including Appetizer Specials, and a place to meet your neighbors over an adult drink and hospitality. Looking forward to seeing YOU there!  Make new friends and mingle with your neighbors.  
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By Gary Frimann, CRS, GRI, SRES, REALTOR and Broker
(Eagle Ridge Realty / Signature Homes & Estates)
Greetings Homeowners,  The pool is scheduled to re-open tomorrow, Friday, July 21, 2023, at 7 am. As a reminder, the updated pool memo has been attached. *To avoid future pool closures, please use swim diapers for swimmers who are not potty trained.* You can help yourself to a swim diaper which is available at the pool entrance table.  Happy Swimming!Just in time for the next heat wave!  Swim safely and keep a close eye on any kids.
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By Gary Frimann, CRS, GRI, SRES, REALTOR and Broker
(Eagle Ridge Realty / Signature Homes & Estates)
FIRST TUESDAY. This event is an Eagle Ridge Residents Happy Hour at theEagle Ridge Golf Course Clubhouse Pub August 2nd, 2023. A no-host bar including Appetizer Specials, and a place to meet your neighbors over an adult drink and hospitality. Looking forward to seeing YOU there!  Come and meet neighbors and meet new friends. 
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By Gary Frimann, CRS, GRI, SRES, REALTOR and Broker
(Eagle Ridge Realty / Signature Homes & Estates)
GREETINGS COMMUNITY, MUSIC IN THE PARK!This week's band:California Standard Band5pm-7pmFood by:Drew's Brews &Nino's Ice Cream  A designated drop-off for our disabled loved ones has been set up.Please look out for the “Disable Drop Off” A-Frame sign,located at Troon Way and Waterville Place You can access the drop-off at the following locations:Berwick & Waterville Place by driving on Club Dr.Troon Way & Waterville Place, driving on the cross streets of Strath Place and Troon Way.
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By Gary Frimann, CRS, GRI, SRES, REALTOR and Broker
(Eagle Ridge Realty / Signature Homes & Estates)
RECREATION ACTIVITIESTENNISEagle Ridge Adult Tennis play time for Court #1 and Court #2, year-round schedule:Saturdays: 7:30 AM to 10:00 AMSundays: 7:30 AM to 10:00 AMFor more information please contact Tony Ko.COMMUNITY POOL HOURSSuggested lap swimming time starts when the doors open:Mon—Wed—Fri: 8am to 9pmTues—Thurs: 5am to 9pmSat—Sun: 5am to 9pmPICKLEBALLWednesdays 8:30am - 11:30amFridays 8:30am - 11:30amSundays 10:00am - 1:00pmWe now have a WhatsApp group for easy communication between players.Join the fun!!Please contact Linda Clark lac1024.lc@gmail.com orPam Marshall pambmarshall@gmail.com for more information.R
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By Gary Frimann, CRS, GRI, SRES, REALTOR and Broker
(Eagle Ridge Realty / Signature Homes & Estates)
It's BINGO TIME AGAIN.   Please see attachment for details.  We hope to see you on JULY 25th. Our June winners were: Katie W ( a DOUBLE winner)Eileen C (Blackout BIG winner)Mike WMel R (another double winner) and...Deb I Please email LINDA at LAC1024.LC@gmail.com to reserve your spot for July. Remember, the first three responders get a free BLACKOUT card.And a new addition to our fun agenda....if your birthday or anniversary falls in the month of July, you can receive a free blackout card.  That's a gift from your BINGO TEAM (Linda, Tim and Fran).  You can't beat that, can you??? Please bring a clipboard with you to play bingo!!!
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By Gary Frimann, CRS, GRI, SRES, REALTOR and Broker
(Eagle Ridge Realty / Signature Homes & Estates)
Greetings Homeowners,  AS OF YESTERDAY, JULY 16TH, 2023, THE POOL WAS CLOSED DUE TO BIOHAZARD WASTE REPORTED IN THE POOL. THE POOL WAS TREATED THIS MORNING AND WILL BE REVIEWED MID-WEEK IN PREPARATION FOR REOPENING. THE POOL IS EXPECTED TO BE CLOSED FOR 5 DAYS FOR TREATMENT. UPDATE WILL FOLLOW.This blog, of course, will have the latest info and keep information for everybody in the community of Eagle Ridge in Gilroy, CA.  Thank you,
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By Gary Frimann, CRS, GRI, SRES, REALTOR and Broker
(Eagle Ridge Realty / Signature Homes & Estates)
It is canceled just this week only.  Resumes next week!  See you there. Hello Homeowners, REMINDER,Aqua Fitness Class is Canceled  We are sorry to inform you that TODAY, JULY 17TH, 2023, the class will be canceled.  Please see the updated Aqua Fitness class schedule.July 24, 31 August 7    Classes are weekly on Mondays 6:30 – 7:30 pm unless notified otherwise Registration is required! Please contact Meena to be added to the class roster:408-533-3147 or meena311@yahoo.com 
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By Gary Frimann, CRS, GRI, SRES, REALTOR and Broker
(Eagle Ridge Realty / Signature Homes & Estates)
GREETINGS COMMUNITY, MUSIC IN THE PARK  IS BACK THIS SUNDAY!This Sunday July 16, 2023  A designated drop-off for our disabled loved ones has been set up.Please look out for the “Disable Drop Off” A-Frame sign,located at Troon Way and Waterville Place You can access the drop-off at the following locations:Berwick & Waterville Place by driving on Club Dr.Troon Way & Waterville Place, driving on the cross streets of Strath Place and Troon Way. The Band:  StompboxFood:Joseph Rae BBQ &Kona Ice 
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By Gary Frimann, CRS, GRI, SRES, REALTOR and Broker
(Eagle Ridge Realty / Signature Homes & Estates)
 GREETINGS COMMUNITY,  MUSIC IN THE PARK  IS BACK THIS SUNDAY! Please note, JJ Hawg Bandwill be performing tomorrow. A designated drop-off for our disabled loved ones has been set up. Please look out for the “Disable Drop Off” A-Frame sign, located at Troon Way and Waterville Place You can access the drop-off at the following locations: Berwick & Waterville Place by driving on Club Dr.Troon Way & Waterville Place, driving on the cross streets of Strath Place and Troon Way.
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