The Succession Plan
BubbleInfo.com
by Jim the Realtor
18h ago
For the newer readers, Donna and I have two daughters. After Kayla graduated from the University of Oregon, she worked with us for five years and then moved to Manhattan where she’s been a realtor there for the last six years. Natalie has always been a dancer, and she graduated from UCLA with a degree […] The post The Succession Plan first appeared on bubbleinfo.com ..read more
Visit website
Machu Picchu
BubbleInfo.com
by Jim the Realtor
2d ago
We are with daughter Natalie who is on tour with Karol G. on their Latin America leg with shows in Lima, Peru this weekend. We went to Machu Picchu yesterday: The post Machu Picchu first appeared on bubbleinfo.com ..read more
Visit website
Buyer-Broker Agreements Required
BubbleInfo.com
by Jim the Realtor
4d ago
While the media has been stirring up their hysteria over the commission decoupling…..this from CNN: It’s the second part of the settlement that will likely frustrate buyers even further: Let’s call it, The Return of the PEAD! When Covid broke out, it was decided that the only way we could safely show homes again was […] The post Buyer-Broker Agreements Required first appeared on bubbleinfo.com ..read more
Visit website
Happy 20th Petco Park
BubbleInfo.com
by Jim the Realtor
4d ago
Petco Park opened 20 years ago today….and we still haven’t won a World Series! The skyline sure has changed though: The post Happy 20th Petco Park first appeared on bubbleinfo.com ..read more
Visit website
Inventory Watch
BubbleInfo.com
by Jim the Realtor
5d ago
The number of active listings is a reflection of how many new listings are coming on the market vs. how many are going off the market at the same time. While today’s number of actives is 29% higher than it was last year at this time, let’s note that the 2023 inventory was a virtual […] The post Inventory Watch first appeared on bubbleinfo.com ..read more
Visit website
CV Overbid
BubbleInfo.com
by Jim the Realtor
1w ago
Carmel Valley has had a real shortage of inventory lately, and from what we can tell from the bidding wars on the creampuffs, there are dozens of buyers in the hunt. This closed for $3,100,000 cash, which was $115,000 over list. The post CV Overbid first appeared on bubbleinfo.com ..read more
Visit website
Unlisted Commissions
BubbleInfo.com
by Jim the Realtor
1w ago
The recent NAR settlement clearly states that the MLS is prohibited from publishing a buyer-agent commission paid by the seller. It means we might be hearing more commission talk, not less, as listing agents take responsibility for publishing the buyer-agent rate their sellers are offering. It won’t last for long. Many have speculated that the […] The post Unlisted Commissions first appeared on bubbleinfo.com ..read more
Visit website
$1,142,000 Over List
BubbleInfo.com
by Jim the Realtor
1w ago
This was going to be the big test. The controversial local brokerage in Los Altos was offering a measly $10,000 commission to the buyer-agents on their listings, most of which were $4,000,000 and up. They listed a similar house on a quiet street about a mile away for $2,988,000 and then marked it pending a […] The post $1,142,000 Over List first appeared on bubbleinfo.com ..read more
Visit website
Auction-Like Disrupter
BubbleInfo.com
by Jim the Realtor
1w ago
There is a new disrupter born every day! This one was created by a VC-backed appraisal company, so their gadget begins with a free appraisal to help determine the list price. Then they offer a little something for everyone – a week on the MLS for full exposure, then an auction-like event using the appraised […] The post Auction-Like Disrupter first appeared on bubbleinfo.com ..read more
Visit website
Inventory Watch
BubbleInfo.com
by Jim the Realtor
1w ago
The potential surge in new listings has stalled, and for the second week in a row we had more new pendings than listings! But something has to give, doesn’t it? The pricing continues to levitate, at the cost of sales: NSDCC Monthly Detached-Home Sales, March There will be the usual late-reporters that get this year’s […] The post Inventory Watch first appeared on bubbleinfo.com ..read more
Visit website

Follow BubbleInfo.com on FeedSpot

Continue with Google
Continue with Apple
OR