Undisclosed Mutiny; Home Sellers Smiling as they Walk the Planks of their Own Ships

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Pat Kapowich for the San Jose Mercury News This Market Wise Q&A column ran twice for the Bay Area News Group. The issue remains yet another “best kept” secret for the real estate industry. Plus! Included is part 4 of our video series on this nationwide problem of “Off-MLS Listings” featuring Real Estate Attorney Sam Chuck. Q: We were a little […]

Coming Soon! First-Time on the Market in Decades

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Coming Soon Duplex ~ First-Time on the Market in Decades ~ Coming Soon Two Story Townhouse ~ Past Clients from 1996 are Relocating ~ SOLD! Third Story Loft Sold & Closed in 46 Days!  ~ Clients Referred by a Commercial Broker and his Attorney Wife ~  Sold Over List Price with Only One Offer List Price/Sold Price Ratio […]

Q: How’s The Market? A: Market Snapshot from the California Association of REALTOR®

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          Pat Kapowich Broker/Owner of Kapowich Real Estate BRE# 00979413 Call Pat with All Your Real Estate Questions (408) 245-7700  SiliconValleyBroker@gmail.com Pat was the Santa Clara County Association of Realtors  “President’s Choice” Award Winner. For demonstrating the principles of good real estate practice among brokers; for promoting and protecting home ownership and […]

Be Careful if You are Renting Between Moves!

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Pat Kapowich for the San Jose Mercury News Market Wise Q&A column Q: Someone posing as a property owner just took my grandson for $1,800. He is too embarrassed to file a police report and just wants to rent a place and get on with his life. I’m retired and would like to help him […]

Pat’s Housing Stats for the City of Sunnyvale assembled via the MLS

Based on 5,300 MLS Listings assembled by Pat Kapowich of Kapowich Real Estate (408) 245-7700

Do You Any Real Estate Questions?  Call Pat Kapowich to “Talk Shop” at (408) 245-7700. Never an Obligation. If I don’t have the Answers(s), I Know Who Will.   A Trusted Name in Silicon Valley since 1960. A Respected Name in Real Estate since 1988. In 2014, Pat was the Santa Clara County Association of Realtors “President’s Choice” Award […]

Sellers Market ~ Time to Downsize?

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  By REALTOR® Pat Kapowich A Trusted Name in Silicon Valley since 1960 A Respected Name in Real Estate since 1988   Excerpt from an article original published for ActiveOver50 and its media affiliates.   Younger buyers are preoccupied with schools and more square footage while they often lack larger down payments. Not so for most older […]

Market Wise Q&A: Asking Questions to Understand Your Real Estate Transaction

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Pat Kapowich for the San Jose Mercury News Q: We are close to finishing the selling of our townhouse while purchasing in a house in the nearby city.  My husband owned our townhouse before we met so I felt he was familiar with dealing with the sale of a home.  In the past few days, […]

Coming Soon! Two Story Townhouse in Santa Clara!

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~ Past Clients from 1996 are Relocating ~ Also Coming Soon Duplex ~ First-Time on the Market in Decades ~ SOLD! Third Story Loft  ~ Clients Referred by a Commercial Broker and his Attorney Wife ~  Sold Over List Price with Only One Offer List Price/Sold Price Ratio ~ 102% Days-on-Market ~ 16 Days Length of […]

“Home Flipping Gone Bad” with Mark Garrison & Tim Garrison ~ Kapowich on Real Estate #213

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The Garrison Brothers, Mark and Tim, tackle flips gone bad: Shoddy work, sagging rafters, bouncy floors – causes and remedies.Also discussed: Two triggers for full code upgrades. Since founding the company in his son’s bedroom, Mark Garrison has built MG Constructors & Engineers, Inc. into one of the most respected engineering companies in the region and […]

Sunnyvale Homes Sales: Condos, Townhouses & Single-Family Home Sales

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My family bought a home in Sunnyvale for $23,000 ~ in 1960. Take a look at what Sunnyvale houses, townhouses and condos sell for in 2014. Pat Kapowich, REALTOR® Time frame is from Jan 2006 to Dec 2014 Property Sub Class is ‘Single Family Residential’ City is ‘Sunnyvale’ Results calculated from approximately 6,200 MLS listing Time […]