Publication Date: Friday, October 13, 2006
A joint publication of The Almanac and the Palo Alto Weekly
What goes up, must go where?
Home prices are holding steady, but taking longer to sell
A snapshot of the market:
What you get for the median price in local communities
As market expands, buyers of all ages opting for attached homes
One year later...
How're they doing at the Classic Residence by Hyatt?
So you want to be a real estate agent?
High education, strong professional backgrounds changing the industry
It may be time to switch from adjustable to fixed rate mortgages
Properties change, prices remain the same
What's hot in remodeling?
From green building to basements and outdoor fireplaces
Choosing a contractor
How and why to check whether your contractor has a license
Creating a win-win situation
Mediation lets both parties find a positive resolution
Cities offer free mediation
Palo Alto and Mountain View promote out-of-court solutions
Parachute or a brick?
Mediation and arbitration in real estate
The law forbids 'discrimination by association'
Editor: Carol Blitzer
Designer: Dana James