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Buyer Tips

Should you buy now or wait for the crash?

Wow, what a way to finish up Q3! Today, I want to share a few anecdotes about a few things I've observed over the last quarter, as we are now well into quarter four. I hope this Bay Area housing ...

What the Money Bought in Oakland, California — $2,000,000

What does $2 million get you in Oakland, California? An awful lot. Today, let's wrap up the What the Money Bought series in Oakland with the $2 million price point. ...

What the Money Bought in Oakland, California — $1,500,000

What does $1.5 million buy you in Oakland, California? Let's find out as today we're continuing this series "What the Money Bought." Today, we're going to look at the $1.5 million price point in ...

What the Money Bought in Oakland, California — $1,000,000

What do a million dollars actually buy you in Oakland, California today? To answer that, we will look at the last four years of data from the MLS. Hopefully, this data will tell us what is actually ...

Zillow is dumping 7,000 homes at a discount

Zillow is offloading 7,000 homes, laying off a quarter of its staff, and taking huge losses. But why do we care? Today, let’s talk about Zillow. Let’s look at what this pause in their iBuyer ...

Five Questions to Ask When Interviewing a Real Estate Agent

It always blows my mind when I read statistics like the average home buyer interviews less than one agent before deciding who to hire. Maybe that's because you don't know the right questions to ask, ...

Seller Tips

PropertySpark Top Real Estate Agent Interviews | Hans Christopher George Struzyna

PropertySpark interviewed me as an Olympic Athlete turned Bay Area's Top Real Estate Agent. We talked about success, building powerful partnerships, and more. Check it out! ...

Real Estate Bubble: Are we in one? Here’s what buyers and sellers should know

Last Wednesday, ABC7 news anchor Reggie Aqui invited me over to his show to talk about the state of real estate in the Bay Area. Are we in a real estate bubble? Here’s a summary of what we talked ...

I think WE ARE in a housing bubble | Bay Area Housing Market 2021 update

What the f---? A couple of months ago, I put out a video on YouTube talking about the housing bubble and how I didn't think we were in one. At the time, I had some good reasons to think that. ...

CALIFORNIA PROP 19: What you need to know

So the voting is over and California Proposition 19 won by the narrowest of margins, but it still won. But what does it actually mean to you? How is it going to affect your real estate transactions? I ...

Joe Biden’s Tax Plan | What It Potentially Means for Real Estate

Today we're talking about Joe Biden's tax plan and what I think it means for East Bay real estate. Whether you voted for Joe Biden or not, we're looking at a new tax plan. In this video, we're going ...

2021 Market Crash? Why we ARE NOT in a housing bubble.

Is the bay area housing bubble going to pop soon? My prediction? No. Because we're actually not in a bubble. Before you make a judgment on this video because it's a real estate agent talking about ...

Market Updates

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An Unprecedented Seller’s Market, Super Low inventory, Prices at All-time Highs, and How We Got Here | Bay Area Housing Market 2021

An unprecedented seller's market, super low inventory, prices are all-time highs, equity spreads are huge right now, and interest rates are at historic lows, or at least have been darn close if ...
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Bay Area Real Estate Market Update for August 2021 | Preemptive Offers, Shrinking Competition, and Anecdotes from On-the-Ground

Just when you thought you had figured it out. Shrinking competition, preemptive offers, and top-end buyers duking it out? Today, I wanted to do a market update to share some anecdotes, thoughts, and ...
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Did the Bay Area Real Estate Market just shift?

When is the market going to turn? Maybe it already has. I know that the title might have piqued your attention, so let's get started.Today, I have another Bay Area Real Estate market update for you. ...
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Is the Inventory Dam going to break? | Real Estate Supply and Demand

If you were intrigued by the title, I have a feeling that you also want to know something about the supply side of our real estate market. I've already talked about a lot of things on the demand side, ...
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Bay Area Real Estate Market Update 2021 – Don’t Celebrate Just Yet!

As a follow up to last week's market update, today, I want to show you some data from the California Association of Realtors (CAR) which I found absolutely fascinating. The general trend? Things are ...
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Bay Area Housing Market Update Q2 2021 – Bubble Trouble??

Inman, a real estate news publication that talks about real estate industry-related news, recently put out a series called "Bubble Trouble." This series shared four stats that will give us hope and ...

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