Monthly Archives: May 2018

Senior Spotlight: 10 Million Millennials Are Caregiving Each Day

The ‘m’ word makes the news a lot these days! Quite often you hear about millennials with regards to their desire for experiences, their struggles with housing affordability or their mounds of student loans. But the latest studies and headlines … Continue reading

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Monday Market Update: Rates & Your Bottom Line

“Yeah, yeah… rates are going up.” Both sellers and buyers are getting accustomed to the idea that the era of historic low rates is drawing to a close, and that multiple rate hikes per year are not only the future … Continue reading

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Senior Spotlight: 3 Ways To Bring A Senior A Meaningful Memorial Day

Memorial Day is often thought of as the official kick-off to barbecue season, the unofficial start to summer… the long-awaited 3-day weekend that we all crave amidst the craze of graduations and weddings and the end of school. But as … Continue reading

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Monday Market Update: News That Every Homeowner Should Know

Is it just me… or is life busier than it has ever been?! Sitting down to read the news is a luxury – so this week I am pulling out all the stats that may make the largest impact on … Continue reading

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Senior Spotlight: Senior Move Managers Week

“There is no exercise better for the heart than reaching down and lifting people up.” (John Holmes) No truer words. The primary fascination I have with real estate isn’t just the homes ~ but the lives of those within them. … Continue reading

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Designations Create Distinctions: 3 Things To Know About The ABR® (Next Course: June 13th & 14th)

If you have been following our blog, you have seen the debut of this new series ‘Designations Create Distinctions’ and have read as we revealed both the consumer & agent benefits to our first featured designation: the Accredited Buyer’s Representative (ABR®). … Continue reading

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Monday Market Update: The Solar Panel Mandate Is Here

Did you hear about the historic measure that passed in our state on May 9th? California is now the first in the nation to require solar panels on new homes built after January 2020, including most single-family homes, condos, apartment … Continue reading

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Senior Spotlight: What Are You Going To Do With All That Potential?

Welcome back to the Bobbi Decker Senior Spotlight! If you have been following our blog… you have seen a lot of good news lately! Today’s retirees are living more active, healthier and wealthier lives than ever before. In fact, a … Continue reading

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Designations Create Distinctions: The Next Class Line-Up

I’m about to tell you all a secret… more than 35 years ago, I was a high school biology teacher! Granted it’s a far cry from real estate… but I have to tell you that my love of education and … Continue reading

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Monday Market Update: Down Payment Myths De-Bunked

I admit that I really feel for buyers today… inventory is low, prices are high, competition is fierce and rates are projected to keep rising. But the only thing that bothers me more than seeing buyers get discouraged is seeing … Continue reading

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