Call Agent

News

The latest real estate news and insights for Sonoma and Napa County.

CAN MOVING TO NAPA VALLEY REDUCE YOUR RISK FOR BREAST CANCER?

October is National Breast Cancer Awareness Month and in light of this very serious topic, I ask: Can moving to Napa Valley reduce your risk for breast cancer? The answer is a resounding yes!

Read more

NAPA AMONG 10 HEALTHIEST CITIES

I was not surprised when I learned that Napa made CNN’s list of the 10 Healthiest cities in the world. According to the report, Napa inspires healthy habits, and the community offers an abundance of healthy activities. Organizations and residents of Napa and other cities around the globe made videos to tell the story of how their city inspires good health and why they strive to make wellness a priority.

Read more

DID YOU INVEST IN ALIBABA?

Did you invest in Alibaba, the Chinese e-commerce giant? I hope the answer is “yes” because the company has set the record for the biggest I.P.O. in the United States! At closing time, Alibaba’s market value was measured as $231 billion, with the total deal size rising to 368.1 million shares, up from the original number of 320.1 million shares.

Read more

LUXURY GARAGES: NEW TREND IN HIGH-END HOME LISTINGS

There’s a new trend in high-end home listings today: luxury garages. They’re a must-have for many homeowners with classic car collections, and an increasingly important selling point for potential home buyers. In fact, garages have drastically changed over the past 10 years.

Read more

MY FAVORITE HOME CLOSING PERKS FOR CLIENTS

According to REALTOR® Magazine, Realtors across the country spend more than $510 million each year on home closing perks for clients. Most realtors rely on the usual items: gift cards (59.5 percent), flowers or plants (37.2 percent), and gift baskets (36.7 percent).

Read more

ARCHER NAPA HOTEL: THE CATALYST FOR THE REVITALIZATION OF DOWNTOWN NAPA?

The Planning Commission has unanimously approved the construction of the Archer Napa Hotel. This is good news for area homeowners because the project is expected to be the catalyst for the revitalization of downtown Napa, raising property value with all the lux amenities planned.

Read more

THE STAGLIN FAMILY’S COMMITMENT TO BRAIN RESEARCH

I highly recommend you read this enlightening story in the Napa Valley Register about the Staglin Family reflecting on the death of Robin Williams and this weekend’s 20th anniversary of their Music Festival that raises funds for brain research.

Read more

3 TIPS FOR GREEN MOVING

It’s not surprising that more and more people are going green in their everyday lives, but what about green moving? Today, that’s not only possible but by moving green, you can save money, time and the planet, all at the same time.

Read more

DID YOU KNOW THAT WALLPAPER IS BACK IN STYLE?

From traditional and classic to bold and graphic, wallpaper is back in style. It can transform a room while defining a real sense of style. The bottom line: contemporary wallpaper can set the mood. According to leading interior designers, painted finishes might be great in some spaces, but they don’t equate to the luxury and opulence that a few rolls of wallpaper can provide.

Read more