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By Drew & Christine Morgan, Belmont California Real Estate
(RE/MAX Star Properties)
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We’ve got a lot to cover at the beginning of a new year as we go back and examine all of 2008 as well as the month of December. This is our month-end report of home sales in Belmont for the month of December 2008. Note that while the median price dropped significantly from November, so did the si...

By Drew & Christine Morgan, Belmont California Real Estate
(RE/MAX Star Properties)
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Those of you who have been following us for some time know at the beginning of each year we re-cap the previous year and take a stab at where the market might be headed in the upcoming year. We’re still compiling the numbers for 2008 and the analysis will take another few days to complete but pre...

By Drew & Christine Morgan, Belmont California Real Estate
(RE/MAX Star Properties)
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Many of you saw this home on our web page and at the open house. Several homes in the Hallmark area of Belmont have languished on the market for months without selling and everyone has been asking us how we sold our listing so fast. Well, here's the answer in video form. Obviously we had to price...

By Drew & Christine Morgan, Belmont California Real Estate
(RE/MAX Star Properties)
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As part of our Real Estate REVEALED series we answer another Frequently Unasked Question in our latest Podcast—how do you know when a home is priced right? In addition to this latest Podcast, we’ve added a web page that makes finding the entire series of archive issues in one place.   Podcasts Dr...

By Drew & Christine Morgan, Belmont California Real Estate
(RE/MAX Star Properties)
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I found the picture that accompanied the article in the San Francisco Chronicle, Saturday November 15th 2008 title "Increase in Deaths, injuries on dangerous San Francisco Streets"  a bit symptomatic of the problem. The article is reciting statistics on just how dangerous the streets are for ped...

By Drew & Christine Morgan, Belmont California Real Estate
(RE/MAX Star Properties)
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Twin Pines Holiday Craft Faire - Nov 22 & 23 10 am - 4 pm - Twin Pines Park    Belmont's City Parks and Recreation department would like to remind you about some fun, free and low cost events coming up. The Holiday Craft Faire in Twin Pines Park, Belmont, is on Sat. and Sun., November 22nd and 2...

By Drew & Christine Morgan, Belmont California Real Estate
(RE/MAX Star Properties)
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The housing market is in a state of flux so we spent added time this month helping you understand the numbers and our local Belmont market: (Click on the report for a size you can read)   Understanding the Belmont’s October 2008 housing market takes a lot more than listening to the numbers being ...

By Drew & Christine Morgan, Belmont California Real Estate
(RE/MAX Star Properties)
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  This is an abbreviated version of our recap for the last week's activity in Belmont because it's been a busy week and I'm beat. That and not much transpired in Belmont real estate. 30 year mortgage rates on jumbo loans underwent a huge increase as money previously available to Fanny and Freddie...

By Drew & Christine Morgan, Belmont California Real Estate
(RE/MAX Star Properties)
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Halloween might mean a night of relentless doorbell rings and handing out candy, or if you are lucky enough to still have trick-or-treaters of your own to take around, a night of scaring your nieghbors with your little goblins, but this Holly day is steeped in tradition. All Hallows' Eve gets it...

By Carlmont Associates
(Carlmont Associates)
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In our last newsletter issue we mentioned how some of Belmont’s streets got their names and we were coxed to include some more in this edition. We also included a teaser about Belmont’s first and only golf course so we’ll dispense with that first. Unfortunately for golf fans, the course is not s...

By Carlmont Associates
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    This is a great opportunity to get out and support the Save the Music foundation while enjoying a great day with your neighbors and friends. The whole town becomes one giant street faire with food vendors, music and dancing—all outdoors at the Twin Pines Park. “Twin Pines Park is the perfect ...

By Drew & Christine Morgan, Belmont California Real Estate
(RE/MAX Star Properties)
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Belmont’s inventory of homes for sale ended exactly where it started off for the third week in row at 47 homes for sale. There were four news listings, six homes went pending and four closed escrow while two homes dropped off the inventory rolls as sellers gave up on trying to sell their homes. N...

By Drew & Christine Morgan, Belmont California Real Estate
(RE/MAX Star Properties)
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It was a busy week for Belmont real estate which was expected now that summer vacations are over and agents get back to work like everybody else. Out of the gate there were seven new listings, two re-lists, seven pending sales and three homes closed escrow bringing the inventory of single family ...

By Drew & Christine Morgan, Belmont California Real Estate
(RE/MAX Star Properties)
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In our last "Streets Around Us" blog we included a teaser about Belmont's first and only golf course. Unfortunately for fans of the sport, the course is not some well kept secret-in fact it has been gone for years. (Historic registery home in Belmont on what was once the golf course perimeter). A...

By Drew & Christine Morgan, Belmont California Real Estate
(RE/MAX Star Properties)
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Belmont's best weather is upon us in the month of September and this event should be a fun day for the whole family.   Belmont Picnic in The Park   Sunday, September 21st 2008 11AM - 3PM Twin Pines Park Meadow Celebrate National Neighborhood Day! Bring a blanket and a picnic lunch for this day of...

By Drew & Christine Morgan, Belmont California Real Estate
(RE/MAX Star Properties)
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Tuesday's are tour days of agents. We get a chance to see all of the new listings in one fell swoop. Some of these homes have been open the previous Sunday and you may have already seen them. If you haven't, here's my update on the Belmont Homes that were in my Weekly Update last week but toured...

By Drew & Christine Morgan, Belmont California Real Estate
(RE/MAX Star Properties)
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Belmont's Best Deal of the Week-September 2nd 2008. This home just popped out at us as being one of the best deals we've seen in awhile. I'm a little skeptical about the reported square footage but it's still a good deal. Once in the home the upper level flows out to the rear yard and it's all l...

By Drew & Christine Morgan, Belmont California Real Estate
(RE/MAX Star Properties)
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What’s going on in Belmont over the Labor Day weekend? The Greek Festival! Be sure and stop by the Greek Festival held every year on the grounds of the Greek Orthodox Church at the corner of Ralston Ave. and Alameda de las Pulgas. Over 15,000 people are expected to attend over the three days of f...

By Carlmont Associates
(Carlmont Associates)
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Anyone trying to understand the wild fluctuations in Belmont's median home price need look no further than this chart.   We've tracked the median home price in Belmont over the last year-ever since the mortgage crises. What we were looking for was the impact it would have on home values. We sure ...

By Drew & Christine Morgan, Belmont California Real Estate
(RE/MAX Star Properties)
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Housing reform and what it could mean for you. In our three part series on the housing reform bill we discuss three major changes that could impact your decision to buy, sell or refinance your home. Part 1 Listen to this short introduction in the player or subscribe to the full Podcast Download h...

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