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.
Sonoma Real Estate "Yard Art" - Is This the Real Thing? Some of the things we see while touring Sonoma real estate for sale are amazing.  Take this fantastic bronze statue of a vaquero that sits in a Eucalyptus grove at a Petaluma horse property---can you tell me if this is a real Frederic Reming...
Sonoma Views, Vines, and Vintage Homes on Broker Tour Zipped around the valley today trying to see at least a majority of the 16 homes on this week's broker tour.  The plan was to spend five or ten minutes at each stop. A good plan it was...but several of the new listings were so spectacular I go...
~ Sonoma Plaza Gets Painted ~ For one week every Spring in Sonoma Valley they seem to be everywhere.  Plein Air painters set up their easels along the streets, roads, and n the fields and vineyards where they create beautiful images that are sold to support arts programs in our local schools.   S...
~ See What We Love About Living in Sonoma on a Speechless Sunday ~
Glen Ellen Farmer's Market Sunday's in Glen Ellen will never be the same.  Not since the arrival of our new Farmer's Market.  Each Sunday from 10am to 2pm vegetable and fruit growers, bakers, and vendors of all sorts of handmade products are set up in Jack London Village on Arnold Drive.  The mar...
Sonoma Short Sales and REOs Dominate Open Escrows The number of Sonoma homes for sale has increased by about 20 percent since April.  Spring inventory is light compared to past years.   The shortage of listings is due to two factors.  First, a signficant number of would-be sellers owe more on the...
Curious About Jobs In Sonoma ? On the heels of a report that unemployment has dropped in Sonoma County I thought some people might be interested in seeing just what our local work force looks like.  We recently received a report from the Sonoma County Economic Development Board containing employm...
~ Nice Prices on May 19, 2011 Sonoma Broker Tour ~ Prices on Sonoma real estate have dropped so much that there's a sense of deja vu on broker tour these days.  One of my favorite listings on broker tour this week is a short sale listed at $825,000.  It sold in 2007 for $895,000---before the pool...
See What We Love About Sonoma - Wide Open on a Wordless Wednesday
No Permit For Construction on Your Sonoma Home? No Problem, For Now.... If you or someone you know has done work on a Sonoma County home without permits...when permits were required...there's still time to right the wrong-doing with no punishment.    It's fairly common to find homes in Sonoma Cou...

Kirsten Lindquist

Realtor - Sonoma Wine Country
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