Bay Area California Real Estate Blog and News

Retiring Soon? Why Moving Might Be the Perfect Next Step

If you’re thinking about retirement or have already retired this year, it’s a good time to consider if your current house is still a good fit for the next chapter in your life.

Fortunately, you may be in a better position to make a move than you realize. Here are a few things to think about as you decide whether or not to sell and make a move.

How Long You’ve Been in Your Home

From 1985 to 2008, the average length of time homeowners typically stayed in their homes...

When You Sell Your House, Where Do You Plan To Go?

If you’re thinking about selling your house, you may have heard the supply of homes for sale is still low, and that means your house should stand out to buyers who are craving more options. But you may also be wondering, once you sell, how does the current supply impact your own move? And, will you be able to find a home you want to buy with inventory this low?

One thing that can help...

Top 7 Reasons Why People Move from San Francisco to Marin County

top reasons to move to Marin

Are you considering a move from the bustling streets of San Francisco to the serene beauty of Marin County, California? You're not alone.   It's a common transition for many (including my own family which moved from SF to Marin in 2004) and homebuyers are finding their slice of paradise just a short drive across the iconic Golden Gate Bridge.

Why Move to Marin from SF

While the reasons for moving from SF to Marin County will vary, there are some reoccuring themes that we often see as Realtors. Below are some of the main reasons we see others make the transition from the city to Marin: 

1. Marin's Natural Beauty and Outdoor Recreation