Northgate Real Estate News

Support for Walnut Acres

Support for Walnut Acres

  Many of you know that I donate $500 for every home that I sell in Northgate.  I love living in Northgate and I love that my work allows me to give back to our community.  I have many happy…

Northgate Home Sales 2018 YTD

Northgate Home Sales 2018 YTD

Northgate Homes Sales Up by 72%YTD Northgate home sales in 2018 are up 72% year to date over 2017.  31 homes sold in Northgate as of April 17th 2018, vs 18 homes sold during the 2017 period.  The increase for…

2017 Median Sale Price Up 12%

2017 Median Sale Price Up 12%

139 detached homes were sold in Northgate in 2017 (versus 133 in 2016).  The average Northgate home sold was 4 bedrooms with 2 baths, 2,453 square feet on a .27 acre lot. The median days on market was 10 and…

$500 to Foothill Middle School Choir

$500 to Foothill Middle School Choir

I am so excited to contribute to the Foothill Middle School Choir!  According to Choir Director Sally Anderson, sheet music costs $2.50 per copy.  Thank you to my wonderful clients for identifying such a worthwhile cause. About my community donation…

Northgate Market 2017 YTD vs. 2016

Northgate Market 2017 YTD vs. 2016

Quick update on Northgate market data as of June 5th, 2017.  While it continues to be a strong sellers’ market, we are seeing an increase in Northgate inventory levels.  The effect is predictable: year to date, average days on market…

Northgate Home Sales After 3 Quarters

Northgate Home Sales After 3 Quarters

So far 114 homes were sold in Northgate year to date.  Average days on market is holding steady at 16 days while sold price per square foot continues to rise. We did see an increase in days on market in Q3…

How do Fed Rate Hikes Affect Mortgages?

How do Fed Rate Hikes Affect Mortgages?

Eeeeek! Rates are going up … or are they? Last week, for the first time after years of historically low rates, the Federal Reserve decided to raise short-term interest rates. For homebuyers, any rate hike often is seen a negative,…

Taxes and Your New Home

Taxes and Your New Home

If you bought a new home in 2015, here are some things to think about as you get ready for tax season: Mortgage Interest One of the biggest perks of owning your own home is the benefit of deducting your…