Understanding Proposition 13 and San Carlos Schools

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With the new 2018 tax laws in place, Proposition 13 will once again fall under the microscope of many politicians and homeowners. With the average property in San Carlos now valued at close to $2,000,000, and the elimination of many traditional tax deductions that will severely limit the ability to write off property taxes, expect Proposition 13 to once again …

Understanding the Impact of Tax Reform on the San Carlos Real Estate Market

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What Just Happened? The hotly contested and highly controversial Tax Cuts and Jobs Act of 2017, is officially signed, sealed and delivered.  With so much of the TCJA devoted to dollars connected to primary residences, it has many in San Carlos scratching their heads in confusion. At first glance, the TCJA seems to be overwhelmingly negative in its impact on …

Proudly Announcing the New 2017-2018 SCEF Real Estate Package

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New for 2017-2018:  The SCEF PACKAGE After 10 years of a partnership with the San Carlos Education Foundation, I am thrilled to announce our newest agreement which was just signed this week.  This agreement has the potential to send a significant amount of money to our schools and I could not be happier to again be the Exclusive Real Estate …

New Listing at 1340 Orange Avenue – $2,980,000

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1340 Orange Avenue, $2,980,000 I am very pleased to present my latest listing at 1340 Orange Avenue. This stunning craftsman home is located in the heart of San Carlos and custom built in 2009. This home is highlighted by true craftsman architecture, intricate wood work and a smart, flexible floor plan. Featuring six bedrooms, four bathrooms, an expansive great room, …

SCEF Auction Item – Sell Your House for $1 Listing Commission

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10 Years of Sponsorship It is an honor to be the Diamond Sponsor again this year for the San Carlos Education Foundation’s Starlight Gala.  This year’s event represents my 10th consecutive year of sponsorship.  For 2017, my sponsorship includes the “Sell Your Home For $1” auction item as well as a minimum cash donation of $30,000. Auction Item This year …

There’s No Room at the Top: My Story in San Carlos Real Estate

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This is a different type of post. There will be no mention of San Carlos sales trends, White Oaks versus Howard Park, multiple offer scenarios or downtown redevelopment. I thought it was time to go behind the scenes and give anyone who was interested a look at what really happens in real estate in San Carlos. If you are expecting …

2017 San Carlos Real Estate Market Prepares to Welcome An Old Friend

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Welcome Back The 2017 San Carlos real estate market will be throwing a “Welcome Home” party for a long lost friend.  This friend has been largely ignored and had the market turn up its nose at it for too long. Beaten down, discouraged and tossed aside for better options, the Move Up Buyer is about to make a grand re-entrance …