Kirsten's Sonoma Real Estate Blog

Real Estate Agent - Pacific Union International
Real Estate market conditions, Sonoma Valley homes for sale, local news bits, and snapshots of Sonoma Valley and beyond. The valley has about 40,000 residents. It's a colorful community of long-time locals and fascinating transplants. We share a laid back lifestyle that's a blend of earthy and sophisticated. Subscribe to the Sonoma Real Estate Blog and you'll know a lot more about life in Sonoma, Glen Ellen, Kenwood...and other wonderful Sonoma County communities.
~ Outraged Homeowner Forecloses On Bank ~   If you haven't heard this story yet---it's one that will have lots of people talking and, I'm sure, many more cheering.  Whatever your feelings about who should be held responsible for the widespread seizure of homes across the county, the foreclosure p...
~ A Thousand Pounds of Beef Without a Home in Sonoma ~ The Sunday, June 5th, Sonoma Plaza Ox Roast has been canceled for the first time in 44 years because of weather.   The Sonoma weather forecast for this weekend calls for record-breaking rain, cold temperatures, and wind.  The TV meteorologist...
Yet one more issue to be aware of when it comes to online scams.  If you've ever had a call from somebody asking if they could rent one of your might want to consider Liz Lockhart's experiences and ask the caller some questions of your own. My words, my photo, my listing; but I di...
So You're Gonna Fire Your Agent... Your home isn't selling and you are totally fed up.  You did everything your real estate agent told you to do. It's beautifully staged and the landscaping looks spectacular.  You spent a lot of time, energy, and money getting it ready for the spring market.   Th...
~ See What We Love About Sonoma - A Burst of Sunlight on a Wet & Wordless Wednesday ~        
~ No More Pain...For Now...If You Gain ~ Office meetings can be a valuable use of our time, especially when a guest speaker is on the agenda.  Some speakers are more captivating  than others and when the content is good, too, a talented presenter has the attention of everyone in the room. So it w...
May 2011 Sonoma Home Sales Post Year-Over-Year Gains While the number of homes sold dipped by about 6%, the dollar volume of Sonoma home sales was up by about 28% last month compared to sales in May of 2010.  Total volume reported by the Bay Area Real Estate Information Services for May 2011 was ...
Sonoma Distressed Properties Approx 30% of All Sales As May draws to a close and the Memorial Day weekend wraps up, sales of Sonoma homes that are non-distressed are have a two-thirds majority over closed escrows of short sales and foreclosures. The pie chart looks quite different when looking at...
See Why We Love Sonoma - The Petaluma River Marshlands on a Speechless Sunday
Memorial Day Ceremonies in Sonoma at 11AM 11AM---That's when the 53rd annual Sonoma Valley Joint Memorial Day observance gets underway at Sonoma Valley Veterans Memorial Park.  A Grand March will start things off with a display of all the flags of the U.S. armed services.   There will be music fr...

Kirsten Lindquist

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