Your latest edition of the Santa Cruz Real Estate Digest - Monthly Real Estates Stats and Market Updates
Santa Cruz Real Estate Digest, Ed. 45
In This Month's Issue
NEW! Featured Video: The Spirit of Downtown Santa Cruz
Fireproofing Your Home
Finding Your Property’s Boundary Lines
Deferring Capital Gains Trust
Home In Words - A Poem for Homebuyers
This month, our marketing team has created a short, 86 second video celebrating the spirit of Downtown Santa Cruz. We hope you enjoy! If you'd like to learn how we use video to market properties, please contact us.
Real Estate Market Statistics
For Santa Cruz, Santa Clara, and Monterey
These reports contain average and median home prices, real estate market trends and statistics, information about mortgage rates and much more.
With 1.8 million acres burning over the past year, 2018 was the worst in recorded history for California. While fires are relatively rare in Santa Cruz County, they do occur and homes in the mountains most susceptible to damage by wildfire. This article explains a few ways that you can fireproof your home.
Does your plot map that disagree with the county's record of your property? Perhaps you are not sure if that fence that your neighbor put up is an accurate indicator of your lot’s boundary lines. If so, you may be one of the many property owners who are not sure where their land’s boundary lines fall. Learn how to get an accurate map of your property's boundary lines in this article.
A Deferred Sales Trust is a financial vehicle could help you save tens of thousands of dollars when selling your property. If you are at risk of paying a substantial sum in capital gains tax, read this article to learn what a Deferred Sales Trust is, and how it can be used to save money when selling real estate.