Silicon Valley Real Estate Continues to Thrive

The adage “Location, Location, Location!” has long been applied to real estate markets, and with good reason. Many factors about property locations will impact not only the value and market prices of homes, but also the demand and viability of a market. The Silicon Valley, encompassing San Jose and much of the Santa Clara County … Continue reading

The Latest in Curb Appeal

The Latest in Curb Appeal

According to the Center for California Real Estate, or CAR’s recent infographic, homeowners are motivated to make changes to their front yards and entryways, to set them apart from their neighbors’ homes and give their space a unique style. Standing out has become more appealing and freeing than blending in. Here are several of the … Continue reading

The San Jose Color Run

The San Jose Color Run

The Color Run Dream Tour is coming to San Jose on May 27th in the Guadalupe River Park, Arena Green East. This year’s event presents a dream theme, featuring a dreamy Purple Color Zone, a Foam Zone, giant inflatable unicorns, and a Unicorn Medal. The event starts at 8:00am and there is a check-in party … Continue reading

New Ordinance in Cupertino for Single-Story Overlay Districts

New Ordinance in Cupertino for Single-Story Overlay Districts

This region has a variety of eclectic neighborhoods, many with distinctive architectural styles. In cities such as Sunnyvale and Palo Alto, there has been growing support to conserve historically valuable neighborhoods such as those with Eichler Homes; the classic single-story California ranch home of the 1950s. Many neighborhoods with predominately single-story homes are also seeking … Continue reading