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Propelled by the pandemic, city dwellers are fleeing urban density to suburbia in search of more space, both indoor & out. During July, the bohemian enclaves of both Bolinas and Stinson Beach were on par with tony Pacific & Presidio Heights for square footage pricing!

Overall, median sales price in Marin has increased 4% (Q2 year over year) with August shaping-up to be the homebuying peak of 2020 (typically seen in May).

Today's buyer is savvy. In order to price your home correctly and strategically at the outset for a swift and successful sale, you must know your neighborhood's value. Learn the median home price in your neighborhood by clicking below:



If your community is not shown, reach out to me so that I may compile your data.



July Revelations


  • MARIN | MOST EXPENSIVE: Stinson Beach - $1,905/sq. ft.

  • SF | MOST EXPENSIVE: Presidio Heights - $1,840/sq. ft.

  • MORTGAGE RATES - 2.88% (week ended 8/6/20)

  • BUYER DEMAND ROBUST - Mortgage applications +22% (Q2 year over year)

  • INVENTORY REMAINS LOW, fueling multiple offers and bidding wars in the luxury market.



AUGUST
WELLNESS MONTH

Make an extra effort this month to rejuvenate your mind, body & soul, by focusing on your health and well-being. Nourish your body with fresh whole foods, like my refreshing berry smoothie. Click below for the recipe, as well as Apps & Ideas to help inspire you during this most unusual time (including grocery delivery options).




REAL ESTATE TODAY

Conducting real estate amid this Covid-19 environment requires adherence to strict (yet constantly evolving) guidelines, heavy reliance upon technology for virtual showings and enforcement of a mandatory proof of funds/pre-approval submission prior to in-person showings on vacant property.

If, after spending so much time at home, you’ve discovered yours no longer suits your needs contact me to help you transition to a new one. Due to limited inventory and our spectacular location, home values continue to appreciate in Marin and San Francisco; two of the most exceptional places to live in the world!

HAPPY AUGUST!


Isabelle V. Laub
Cell: 415.533.2332
isabelle.laub@cbnorcal.com
Your trusted Real Estate Professional
specializing in Marin and San Francisco
When purchasing real estate, be sure to work with an Agent to represent and protect your interests during one of the largest purchases you may ever make. Commission is paid by the Seller, inherently structured and agreed to in the listing contract set forth between the Seller and the Seller's representative, the listing agent.