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Jan. 2015 – Mountain View Home Sales Climb Selling 114% of the List Price

The questions that Buyers ask most today are “What price shall I offer in this real estate market?” and “How much above the list price do I need to offer?”

As demand continues to exceed supply, the bidding wars continue. On average, during the month of January, homes in Mountain View  Sold for 114% of the List Price.

Jan. 2015 List to Sales Price_Mountain View CA

Jan. 2015 List to Sales Price_Mountain View CA

Here are the highlights of home prices in Mountain View, CA as of January 2015:

  • Condo: The average sales price to list price ratio was 107%. Average Sold Price was $666,815.
  • Single Family Homes: The average sales price to list price ratio was 114%. Average Sold Price was $1,488,833
  • Townhouse: The average sales price to list price ratio was 114%. Average Sold Price was $1,048,750

THINKING OF BUYING OR SELLING A HOME IN MOUNTAIN VIEW?

Silicon Valley Mortgage Rates June 13_2014

Courtesy Tony Guaraldi, VP of Mortgage Lending Guaranteed Rate Mortgage

Are Interest Only loans coming back???  Well technically they never fully left the industry even after the mortgage market meltdown in 2008, but most people are unaware these programs still exist today.  However, there is only a small handful of lenders that offer the Interest Only programs today and they are nothing like “fog the mirror” test to qualify for them as it many people joked about prior to 2008.  In fact the Interest Only programs offered today are even more strict in terms of income, down payment, and credit requirements then their principal in interest counter parts.  Makes sense that underwriting would be more strict as the lender is taking more risk by not have principal reduced every month.

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Gorgeous Homes in Mountain View and Los Altos_Broker Tour June. 6

By Jeni Pfeiffer, Associate Broker, Realtor

June 6, 2014 – It was a busy Mountain View and Los Altos Broker Tour today! Here are some highlights of homes that I visited. First, three favorites from the Mountain View Whisman Station:

  1. 125 HUNTINGTON CT Mountain View – Boasts 16 year new unit with 3 Bedrooms and 2 1/2 Baths, listed for $849,000. with $215 HOA fees – Serenity and pride of ownership, I found the painted soft beach colors very soothing.
  2. 121 FREDERICK CT Mountain View featuring 3 Bedrooms and 2 1/2 Baths – The stately column entryway is handsome! This nice end unit means more windows, natural light and lovely views of the greenbelt! Listed for $840,000 with $215 HOA fees.
  3. 248 WALKER DR #8 Mountain View featuring 2 Bedrooms and 2 Baths, 33 year new. The greenbelt view is inviting, and unit has been nicely updated. Listed for $698,000 with $440 HOA fee.

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