“New on Market,” “Coming Soon” & “Solds”

Award-Winning REALTOR® Pat Kapowich Call or Email Pat Today! Kapowich Real Estate (408) 245-7700 Part Art, Part Science, Kapowich Real Estate Excels at Negotiations.     More Adult Siblings Referred to Pat Kapowich by another Realtor®! Heirs Selling the Family Home ~Open House Friday 12pm-7pm, Sat/Sun 12pm-7pm & Monday 5pm-7pm~ 3 Bedroom Home Built in 1952 ~ Click Here […]

SOLD with 9 Offers ~ The Kapowich Trend ~ Past Buyer Clients become Seller Clients, too!

Award-Winning REALTOR® Pat Kapowich Call or Email Pat Today! Kapowich Real Estate (408) 245-7700 Part Art, Part Science, Kapowich Real Estate Excels at Negotiations.     More Adult Siblings Referred to Pat Kapowich by another Realtor®! Heirs Selling the Family Home ~Coming Soon~ 3 Bedroom Home Built in 1952  Past Clients Moving-Up! Massive Kapowich Marketing Campaign ~ 9 Multiple-Offers Presented In-Person […]

Accepting Offers Too Soon & Too Many Days on the Market

Pat’s “Market Wise” real estate Q&A advice column runs in the Pulitzer Prize-winning San Jose Mercury News on the first and third Sunday. Look for it in a Bay Area News Group newspaper near you. It does not matter if it is a hot, warm or cold market real estate market when it comes to […]

These Real Estate Markets Are Getting Very Hot

Daily Real Estate News | Tuesday, July 19, 2016 In a handful of markets, home prices are surging faster than inflation. However, rising home prices and the increase of bidding wars in some markets are due to a housing shortage and are not a sign of a housing meltdown, realtor.com® reports. Also, “only the most […]

“Taking Anything from a Senior is Stealing. Period.” Janet Berry, Deputy District Attorney on Financial Elder Abuse

“Access is Not permission.” Janet Berry, Deputy District Attorney We interview Janet Berry, Deputy District Attorney of the Santa Clara County Elder Fraud Unit. (408) 792-2790 What is Elder Financial Abuse? In California, elders are defined as persons 65 years and older. Under California law, elder abuse can be both criminal and civil. Criminal elder […]

The Kapowich Narrative: Past Buyer Clients become Seller Clients!

Award-Winning Realtor® Pat Kapowich Call or Email Pat Today! Kapowich Real Estate (408) 245-7700 Part Art, Part Science, Kapowich Real Estate Excels at Negotiations.      Past Seller Client Moved Back to Silicon Valley! 2 Bedroom Condo Home Built in 1991    Past Clients Moving-Up! Massive Kapowich Marketing Campaign ~ 9 Multiple-Offers Presented In-Person ~ 3 Bedroom Home Built in […]

Pat Kapowich’s Community Highlight Series w/ Silicon Valley Parks: Washington Park ~ 12 Acres of Sunnyvale Real Estate

Washington Park puts every square foot of the 12 acres in Downtown Sunnyvale to remarkably good use. A short walk to Historic Murphy Avenue, Washington Park offers a wide array of activities for every member of the family. Three generations of our Kapowich family have enjoyed Washington Park. Not only did I enjoy Washington Park’s […]

Average Time to Close: 44 Days (Fears of TRID Delays Calmed)

Daily Real Estate News | Friday, May 20, 2016 For the second consecutive month, the average time to close all loans stayed at 44 days, suggesting that new mortgage rules that took effect this fall are having less of an impact on delaying loans, according to Ellie Mae’s latest Origination Insight Report. Here’s a breakdown […]

“Taking Anything from a Senior is Stealing. Period.” Janet Berry, Deputy District Attorney on Financial Elder Abuse

“Access is Not permission.” Janet Berry, Deputy District Attorney We interview Janet Berry, Deputy District Attorney of the Santa Clara County Elder Fraud Unit. (408) 792-2790 What is Elder Financial Abuse? In California, elders are defined as persons 65 years and older. Under California law, elder abuse can be both criminal and civil. Criminal elder […]

Juxtaposition: “Average” versus “Median” Days-on-Market for Silicon Valley Real Estate Sales 2011-Present

Real estate agents have always used (“Average”) Days-on-Market (DOM) as an important indicator for any given marketplace. However, the (“Median”) Days-on-Market (DOM) shows me which sellers and their listing agents are working as a “team.” The average Days-on-Market (DOM) includes sellers and/or their agents who has woefully underprepared and/or overpriced listed properties.   These properties often […]