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Staged Homes Sell Quicker

Home staging is key to attracting home shoppers, an maybe even more so in an era where consumers are used to watching TV home-makeover shows. 83% of buyers’ agents say staging a home makes it easier for buyers to visualize a property as their future home. 44% of buyers’ agents say staging a home increases its value.

Cleaner appearance, Buyers envision themselves if staged homes are done well.

Realtor.com reports SAN JOSE Ranks #1 where Home Prices have fallen most

Realtor.com reports that SAN JOSE, CA ranks #1 where Home Prices have fallen the most, in their findings, dated May 20, 2019. Most recently, the real estate market has experenced a shortage of available homes for sale to balance the demand of Buyer’s needs. Combined with super low interest rates, the results were that the Bay Area housing sales prices escalated at record-breaking speed from years 2011-2018. This year has delivered a “cooling-off” phase, in some areas, such as San Jose, CA as prices have softened and inventory has increased.

Houses priced right are still selling quickly, and some “over-asking.” The market is relatively balanced, and favorable for both Buyers and Sellers. The mortgage interest rates are low and there are more homes to choose from.

Curious how other cities were rated? Read the Realtor.com report HERE: https://www.realtor.com/news/trends/2019-where-home-prices-falling-the-most/ “Falling Stars: You Won’t Believe the 10 Cities Where Home Prices Are Down the Most” for more information.

Jeni Pfeiffer, Broker Associate Realtor

408-813-4256

1383 Heather Ridge San Jose PHOTO Courtesy Jeni Pfeiffer

OPEN HOUSE SAT 2-4pm SPACIOUS 3 Bed, Single Level Condo SAN JOSE Offered at $750,000

Offered at $750,000 – VISIT: www.3183heather.com Spacious SINGLE LEVEL Condo that feels like a Single Family Home*SUPERB LOCATION*Adjacent to Communications Hill*

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OPEN HOUSE Sat/Sun 1:00-4:00pm GORGEOUS HOME near new Apple Campus

1307 TERESITA DRIVE, SAN JOSE 95129   Offered for $1,595,000   ML81694597  CLICK HERE for more INFO and PHOTOS

Come visit this exquisite home in the highly sought after neighborhood of Happy Valley, also known as Country Lane (after the Award Winning Elementary School 942 API). This is a unique opportunity as very few homes become available for Sale in this coveted neighborhood. The Seller has put a labor of love into this home with recent $100,000+ improvements. A commuters dream location – 3 miles to the new Apple Spaceship Campus! OFFERS ARE DUE: Tuesday, March 13th at 2:00pm – Hurry !!

1307 Teresita Drive, San Jose 95129 Photo Courtesy Jeni Pfeiffer

1307 Teresita Drive, San Jose 95129 Photo Courtesy Jeni Pfeiffer

Gorgeous Kitchen Granite Counters, Stainless Steel Appliances

GORGEOUS Remodeled Home in Idyllic Happy Valley Neighborhood*Over $100,000 in BEAUTIFUL UPGRADES*SPECTACULAR Kitchen features Granite Counters, Tile Backslash, Travertine Flooring, Recessed Lighting, Built-In Stainless Steel Oven, Microwave & Dishwasher*LUXURIOUS Bathrooms Designed w/Travertine Shower, Mosaic Niche and Floors*Heavy Glass Frameless Shower Door*Gleaming Hardwood Floors & Crown Molding Throughout*Spacious Living Room w/Wood Burning Fireplace & Large Picturesque Window framing a BREATHTAKING VIEW of Lush Green Grass & Prolific Lemon Tree*Dual Pane Windows*NEW ROOF*Designer Paint Tones*Recessed Lights*New Copper & PEX Piping*Master Bedroom Large Walk-In Closet*2-Car Attached Garage*Award Winning Schools*Walk 1/2 Block to Distinguished Country Lane Elementary*Close to Saratoga Creek Park, El Paseo, Westgate Shopping Center, Dining & Movie Theaters*Easy Commute to Silicon Valley’s Major Companies and the New Apple Spaceship Campus*Close to Lawrence Expwy, 280 & 85*Original Owner-1st time on the market*HURRY, this Won’t Last! Continue reading

OPEN HOUSE 615 Marble Arch: SAT 9/17 1:00-4:00pm

OPEN HOUSE 615 Marble Arch, San Jose SAT 9/17 1:00-4:00pm www.615Marble.com

OPEN HOUSE 615 Marble Arch SJ_Courtesy Jeni Pfeiffer

OPEN HOUSE 615 Marble Arch SJ_Courtesy Jeni Pfeiffer

EXCLUSIVE Lancaster Gate Townhome-Style Condo*EXCELLENT CONDITION*Located on Communication Hill*BEAUTIFUL END UNIT offers abundance of natural LIGHT*SPACIOUS Kitchen includes Stainless Steel Refrigerator, Microwave & Dishwasher, Gas Burner Cooktop, Oven, Maple Cabinets with under Cabinet Lighting, Recessed Lighting & Tile Floor*OPEN airy Living Room features High Ceilings, Gleaming Maple Hardwood Floors, Romantic Gas Fireplace, Ceiling Fan Light and Half-Bath on Main Floor*ATTRACTIVE Dining Area adorned w/Elegant Light Fixture and GRAND WINDOWS*Sliding Glass Door leads to Private, Gated PATIO with BBQ Area, Views of Courtyard*Upstairs TWO MASTER SUITES feature Maple Hardwood Floors, Vaulted Ceiling, Ceiling Fan Light, Walk-in Closet & Full Bathrooms*Convenient Upstairs Laundry includes Washer/Dryer*CENTRAL A/C & HEAT*Dual Pane Windows*Spacious SIDE BY SIDE 2-Car Garage Attached*

Tuscan Style Community at Communication Hill_Courtesy Jeni Pfeifer

Tuscan Style Community at Communication Hill_Courtesy Jeni Pfeifer

ENJOY ALL this BEAUTIFUL Community OFFERS w/Sparkling POOL, SPA, “The Stairs” Popular Work-Out, Trails, Viera Park, PANORAMIC VIEWS – You will feel like you are LIVING in a TUSCAN Villa RESORT*GREAT LOCATION – Minutes drive to The Plant w/60 stores & restaurants*Easy access to 87/280/880 & Light Rail*Built in 2000*LOW HOA Dues!

For more INFO and PHOTOS Visit: www.615Marble.com

CONTACT: Jeni Pfeiffer, Broker Associate, Realtor®, 408-813-4256 CaBRE#01709666

OPEN HOUSE Oct 18 1:00-4:00pm _ 3191 Groth Court, San Jose $430,000

OPEN HOUSE Oct 18 1:00-4:00pm _ 3191 Groth Court, San Jose $430,000. BEAUTIFUL Home, BEST Location in the Complex! CLICK HERE for more info.

3191 Groth Court, San Jose Portico Entrance

3191 Groth Court, San Jose Portico Entrance

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OPEN HOUSE Sat/Sun 1:00-4:00pm 1002 Spencer Ave WILLOW GLEN

OFFERED at $800,000 – Contemporary designed 1002 Spencer Avenue, San Jose CA, located in

Jeni Pfeiffer Presents 1002 Spencer Avenue in Willow Glen

Jeni Pfeiffer Presents 1002 Spencer Avenue in Willow Glen

the exquisite tree-lined town of Willow Glen.  This wonderful home and great neighborhood beckons to your call. CLICK HERE for more information about this GREAT property!

OPEN HOUSE Sat/Sun 1:00-4:00pm 1002 Spencer Ave, San Jose CA – in the wonderful town of  WILLOW GLEN!

Feb. 3, 2015 – San Jose Home Sales Average Selling 100% of the List Price

What to offer? How much to sell? The AVERAGE Single Family home SALES PRICE closing,  in the City of SAN JOSE, during this past week (Jan. 29, 2015 – Feb. 3, 2015) was $796,866. The AVERAGE LIST OVER SALES PRICE same period is 100%.

San Jose Home Sales Average Selling 100% of the List Price

San Jose Home Sales Average Selling 100% of the List Price

3560 Mckee Road, featured a large lot size of approx.10,000 s.f., and boasted 130% SOLD OVER LIST PRICE, LISTED FOR $299,000, and SELLING for $390,000 –  in 7 DAYS.

The LOWEST SOLD OVER LIST PRICE was 11 year old 1298 Fleming Avenue, taking 100 Days to sell at $940,875, 90% less than the original list price of $1,049,000.

In this market, it pays to keep an eye on the homes that have been listed for some time. Please feel welcome to contact Agent Jeni Pfeiffer BRE#01709666 with any questions.

Protecting Yourself from Property Scams on the Internet

Courtesy MLSListings – October 10, 2014

The Internet has made it easier for consumers looking to rent or buy a home to bypass using a REALTOR® and go directly to the source of property listings and negotiate with the owner or property manager. Unfortunately, this can pose significant risks with the widespread problem of real estate scams. This is particularly prevalent on sites like Craigslist where unsuspecting renters and home buyers go looking for great deals and ideal properties. What they can end up with is identity theft, theft of funds and even serious physical harm. Continue reading

November Issue of Enjoy Magazine

Check out the latest edition of Enjoy Magazine featuring Ty Pennington!  CLICK HERE for your free November 2014 Edition.

Enjoy Magazine Nov. 2014 Courtesy Jeni Pfeiffer

Enjoy Magazine Nov. 2014 Courtesy Jeni Pfeiffer