Alex Theater

Glendale Market Report, April 2016

The spring market is in full swing.  Lots of new listings on the market, but there are lots of eager buyers, too.  Is it still a home seller’s market in Glendale?  Let’s do the numbers. Long time readers will note a small change in this chart.  Normally I talk about the […] Read more »

Pasadena, Cal Tech at night

Pasadena Market Report February 2016

There are few places lovelier than Pasadena in spring.  Ok, there’s Paris… but outside of that?  Nah.   Looks like inventory is starting to crawl out of the winter doldrums.  Good thing, too.  Our open house traffic is up exponentially- the buyers are out there to BUY.  The number of […] Read more »

La Canada Market Report February 2016

Spring is in the air, Descanso Gardens is glorious and the mock orange is in full pollen production. Joy.  Inventory is starting to climb out of the winter blues and more homes are coming on the market in that magic $1,500,000 sweet spot. The “Migrate to La Canada Schools” season […] Read more »

La Crescenta Life at the Baseball field

La Crescenta Market Report February 2016

After a long, dark winter our La Crescenta Homes for Sale are finally starting to perk up… but OIY!  The prices!  You can’t tell from these charts but… prices are definitely continuing to rise in the Foothills.  Let’s dive into the numbers.   As always I start with a look […] Read more »

Glendale Market Report February 2016

Spring is in the air!  Glendale inventory is rising (finally) and the Glendale Home Buyers are eager to snatch them up.  I had the craziest Glendale Home For Sale– but I will tell you all about that, later.  Let’s dive into the numbers, shall we? I always start with the […] Read more »

Pasadena, Ca City Hall

Pasadena Market Report December 2015

Bottomline: Inventory and sales dropped like a rock in December, but this isn’t much of a surprise.  This happens ever year in December.  The bigger surprise was the drop in average price… perhaps I should explain… Everywhere the same story is playing out.  It seems like every homeowner said, I […] Read more »

La Canada Market Report December 2015

Bottomline:  So, you know how I was all doom and gloom last month about the low, low inventory?  Yeah.  That hasn’t changed.  In fact, I think some of you really need to pack your bags and leave.  It isn’t that we don’t love you- we do!!!  But, seriously, there are some […] Read more »

La Crescenta Mountain Views

La Crescenta Market Report December 2015

Bottomline:   If you own a home in La Crescenta I need you to pack up your things and move out.  Really- it is time for you to sell and I have a ton of buyers clamouring for your abode. The numbers are crazy, shall we dive into it? See? […] Read more »

Glendale Homes- Fountain

Glendale Market Report December 2015

Bottomline: It’s a typical December, sales are up, inventory is at the bottom and prices… well prices are all over the map.  The value in this market report is in the impressions, not the numbers.  Shall we get into it? Every single year we get the same dynamic.  Home sellers, weary […] Read more »

Glendale Market Report November 2015

The real estate market in Glendale Ca is far from done for the year.  The number of closed sales and inventory has dropped, the number of new sales is still relatively strong. In fact, I often tell my clients that my best deals are negotiated during the holidays.  Let’s dive […] Read more »

Typical La Canada Neighborhood

La Canada Market Report November 2015

If you are “average” and looking to buy a home in La Canada under, say, $2.5 million…… I do not have good news for you. The inventory is ridiculously low This town lives and dies by it’s school schedule and this is proven in our numbers.  Sales peak in June […] Read more »