Real Estate

Strategizing for success

Local Realtors offer advice on dealing with a fast-paced market

Prices are exploding and days on market diminishing, but there are fewer houses offered for sale.

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Posted by anon
a resident of Old Palo Alto
on Oct 27, 2013 at 12:05 pm

For $1.5 million, 3-4 gorgeous, brand-new 2-story houses can be bought in Vacaville. Santa Cruz and Dublin have relatively inexpensive beautiful homes as well!!!

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Posted by Leave this place
a resident of Downtown North
on Oct 27, 2013 at 1:32 pm

There has been an exodus of middle class folk from PA to San Ramon and Dublin. Schools are better, have a lower ratio of students to teachers. Houses are newer, nicer, bigger and have REAL back yards with room for play equipment.

Wish I had known this when my kids were in school.

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Posted by Crescent Park Dad
a resident of Crescent Park
on Oct 27, 2013 at 2:29 pm

Not to be overly snarky...but you know it now. What is stopping you from moving?

So easy to complain and blame others or circumstances. In the end, you are in control of your own happiness and you can decide ton take action to make things better for yourself!

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