THE OUTLOOK: North Berkeley, Winter 2019-2020 wrap-up

Let’s start with a look back over the previous year in North Berkeley real estate, and then take a quick look forward. Over the course of 2019, there were 89 active listings in North Berkeley, and 81 properties sold.  Both of these [...]

THE OUTLOOK: Berkeley Hills, Winter 2019-20 wrap-up

In Berkeley hills, there were 195 active listings over the course of 2019, and 161 properties sold.  81% of the sales were for more than list price, with multiple buyers interested in most properties, and sale price averaged 20% above list price [...]

THE OUTLOOK: North Berkeley, Winter 2018-19 wrap-up

The real estate market is constantly in transition -- seasonally, through market cycles, in response to changes in changes in employment and interest rates, and in response to changes in preferences.  Over the last handful of years, the North Berkeley market has [...]

THE OUTLOOK: Berkeley Hills, Winter 2018-19 wrap-up

Towards the end of last year, all the talk was about the real estate market softening, with buyers being more cautious, and a greater supply of listings for sale.  Lately, though, the talk is more about big upcoming tech IPOs, and the [...]