Pat Kapowich: The Ultimate Silicon Valley Real Estate Agent
Understand the ethical and financial aspects of dual agency and pocket listings with insights from seasoned experts. Jun 15, 2024

Value of MLS: Real estate broker Robert Bailey emphasizes that utilizing the multiple listing service (MLS) systems broadens a property's exposure, leading to a larger pool of potential buyers and, ultimately, higher offers.

This network benefits the seller by fostering a competitive bidding...

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So what if home prices fall? Jun 14, 2024

 Should You Wait for Home Prices to Drop?  

I recently tackled many prospective homebuyers' questions: is it wise to wait for home prices to fall?  

In my advice column, I analyze the trends in California's single-family home prices and provide my take on whether holding out for a...

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12 Lessons from the Front Lines of Combating Elder Financial Abuse financial elder abuse in real estate Jun 05, 2024

 

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Stewart Title of California, Inc.


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National Pending Home Sales Slumped 7.7% in April, reports National Association of Realtors® national association of realtors press release national home sales statistics Jun 01, 2024

Key Highlights

  •    Pending home sales decreased 7.7% in April.
  •    Contract signings retreated in all regions compared to the previous month and one year ago.
  •    The Midwest and West experienced the largest monthly declines

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Better Home Sales by Avoiding Legal Disputes and Building Trust in Real Estate Transactions buyer's agent home inspection home sale inspections real estate attorney May 26, 2024

Investing in home inspections is essential for home sellers, homebuyers, and their real estate agents. Pre-sale and post-sale inspections offer comprehensive benefits that far outweigh the costs.

Real estate attorney Anthony Ventura from Ventura Hersey & Muller, LLP in Silicon Valley,...

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California median home price sets new all-time high, California Association or Realtors reports califorina association of realtor® press release california home prices May 25, 2024

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May 17, 2024   

 Spring homebuying season kicks off with encouraging start;
California median home price sets new all-time high, C.A.R. reports

  • Existing, single-family home sales totaled 275,540 in April on a seasonally adjusted annualized rate, up 3.0 percent from...
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Crack Alert: Differentiating Vertical and Horizontal Cracks in Your Home foundation cracks home inspector May 17, 2024

 

Explore the realm of home inspections with Realtor Pat Kapowich's latest column featuring insights from Erick Chapman. Discover the nuances of foundation cracks, from vertical forces to horizontal stress, and safeguard your property effectively.

 

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Estate Planning Essentials: Understanding Trusts and Probate in Real Estate probate and home sales probate vs. family trust May 05, 2024

Probate can be costly and time-consuming, but it doesn't have to be. Real estate attorney Shawn Parr breaks down the importance of family trusts and estate planning with Realtor Pat Kapowich.

Discover practical insights and strategies for navigating probate and safeguarding your assets.

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Pending Home Sales Ascended 3.4% in March the national assocation of realtors press release May 04, 2024

NAR forecasts 4.46 million existing-home sales in 2024, a 9% increase from 2023.

Key Highlights

  • Pending home sales increased 3.4% in March.
  • Month over month, contract signings rose in the Northeast, South and West but dropped in the Midwest.
  • Compared to one year ago, pending home sales declined...
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Halt Foreclosure with Chapter 13! Real Estate Agent Breaks Down Bankruptcy Options foreclosure prevention foreclosure vs. chapter 13 Apr 26, 2024

Discover how Chapter 13 bankruptcy can be a lifeline for homeowners facing foreclosure. Join Realtor Pat Kapowich and attorney Vinod Nichani as they break down the essentials in a quick, informative session.

 

Special guest: Attorney Vinod Nichani, NICHANI LAW FIRM,...

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National existing-home sales decreased by 4.3% in March, reaching a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 4.19 million. existing home sales national association of realtors press release Apr 24, 2024

Key Highlights

  • Existing-home sales retreated 4.3% in March to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 4.19 million. Sales fell 3.7% from the previous year.
  • The median existing-home sales price rose 4.8% from March 2023 to $393,500 – the ninth consecutive month of year-over-year price gains...
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Mastering Short Sales: Collaborating with Lenders for a Win-Win real estate attorney real estate attorney advice short sale Apr 20, 2024

Strategic Offers: Including Repairs and Credits in Bank-Owned Real Estate Deals. 

Dive into the intricacies of short sales with real estate expert Pat Kapowich and attorney Julia Wei.

Discover how to strategically place offers on bank-owned properties that require repairs, and understand...

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