Welcome or Register

Blog

Welcome to 2018 Tax Law Changes, California!

Well 2018 is here, and much has been made about the New Tax Law, following months of intense lobbying effort on behalf of our trade organization. California it seems, will be deeply affected by these changes, and everyone is opining their prediction on w... Read more

The Original Mini Makeover

We were one of the original Realtors who pioneered doing home makeovers in the the mid 1980's as a way of helping our clients achieve their top value in any market. Many have followed us, but none do it in the efficient, timely and professional way t... Read more

Exclusive Listings/Pocket listings-What are They?

Lately, I see a prevalence of marketing material being mailed to me offering to sell my home. One such mailer offers something "new and innovative". Another calls it "advantage". What is it? The program is simply an "exclusi... Read more

Separating Fact from Fiction when Hiring an Agent

Does it matter who you hire? Absolutely!! Most people have never sold a house before, so naturally it isn't something most people would know how to do. Most of the time, it is based on personality, appearance, or perceived reputation. When in fact... Read more

Mountain View Sale Breaks Records

Well I thought I had seen it all. Prices are still on the rise, and Buyers are still very competitive in Silicon Valley Real Estate. Today I just closed 149 Eunice in Mountain View very close to El Camino Hospital. It was listed for $1,495,000 and it w... Read more

Flipping to sell, best use of resources

As you know, one of our specialties is flipping homes for our customers so they get top value when selling. There are some do's and don'ts. Go for anything to do with the homes appearance, landscaping, painting, wallpaper removal, hardwood floor... Read more

Welcome to Benson's Real Estate Blog!

We want to welcome you to our Real Estate blog, which is a place for our clients, friends, and general public to learn more about the Real Estate business from the inside out. Any questions you have, we're happy to answer, and we'll give practica... Read more

Contact Us







* fields are required