Bay Area: Get Smart

With the holidays over, free workshops and seminars for the real estate neophyte are back in full swing. Especially in this time of uncertainty on the market, seems you’d want to be as smart as possible about selling or buying… and what’s smarter than taking advantage of free expert advice? Note this week the seminars… Read More

True or False Friday

We missed last week’s little quiz, due to the storm, but we’re back again this week, testing your knowledge of the wacky, ever-changing Bay Area real estate market. There are some strange things going on round these parts, with homes being re-listed for $200,000 more than the month before, one bedroom shacks selling for $600,000,… Read More

Got Daycare?

Back in the day when I lived in Redfin’s birthplace, I saw a lot of residences that advertised child care.  When some of my co-workers began talking about opening their own in-home day care centers I wondered how extensive (and profitable) the phenomenon was. But since I don’t have kids I didn’t wonder for long and moved on to… Read More