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

Helen Chong Earns Noteworthy CCIM Designation

Helen Chong Earns Noteworthy CCIM Designation

Helen Chong of The Haylen Group has achieved a milestone success within her career as a Realtor®. Having started within real estate as an investor, she has focused her experience and expertise towards helping clients get the most out of buying property. Her approach includes ongoing education within the industry, and using her knowledge to … Continue reading

Master Your Garden This Spring

Master Your Garden This Spring

Spring is here, and with it comes a growing desire to get out and freshen up the yard and garden. If you are planning to list your home soon, now is a great time to prepare the exterior of your property for maximum curb appeal impact. Master Gardener programs around the Bay Area have been … Continue reading