Category Archives: Buying a Home

Homes are selling fast in Santa Cruz and Monterey Counties… Are you ready to buy?

Homes are selling fast in Santa Cruz and North Monterey Counties. By Terri Woods – Terri sells real estate in Santa Cruz County and North Monterey County Are you one of those buyers who sits and ponders before buying? If you … Continue reading

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Aptos CA Home Prices continue to rise well into the 2nd quarter of 2014

Aptos Home Prices continue to rise well into the 2nd quarter of 2014. By Terri Woods – Terri sells real estate in Santa Cruz County and Monterey County. The number of active listings in Aptos (95003) increased by 11.4% from … Continue reading

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Has the housing market slowed down the first quarter of 2014 for Aptos, CA Homeowners?

Has the housing boom slowed down the first quarter of 2014 for Aptos CA Homeowners? By Terri Woods – Terri sells real estate in Santa Cruz County and North Monterey County Aptos, CA housing market experienced a 7.5% increase in … Continue reading

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See all the NEW LISTINGS as they hit the market

NEW LISTINGS right off the press! There is a little ‘spring’ to our step. We all know that feeling of freshness that spring brings.  The same is in the real estate market.  Are you ready to be the first to … Continue reading

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Aptos CA Real Estate Statistics through March 1, 2014

Housing Market Statistics for Aptos, CA (95003) through March 1, 2014 By Terri Woods – I sell real estate in Santa Cruz County and North Monterey County on the Monterey Bay in California. If the trend continues, Aptos CA home … Continue reading

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Sellers… Don’t miss the PEAK MONTHS for online House Hunters in California

Sellers… Don’t miss the PEAK MONTHS for online House Hunters in California by Terri Woods – Terri sells real estate in Santa Cruz County and North Monterey County March/April is when most California buyers look online for their next home. … Continue reading

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Watsonville, CA (95076) Local Housing Statistics through March 1, 2014

WATSONVILLE HOME PRICES CONTINUE TO RISE – Stats through March 1, 2014 By Terri Woods – Terri sells real estate in Santa Cruz County and North Monterey County If the trend continues, Watsonville, CA home prices will continue to rise … Continue reading

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Oh, this list is GOOD! Whether you are selling or staying put, your home needs this.

March Checklist for a Smooth-Running Home Get a jump on spring by spiffing up surfaces, clearing clutter and getting your warm-weather clothes in shape Reblogged – Original article by Laura Gaskill Houzz Contributor.    March is a fickle month when it comes … Continue reading

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Soquel CA is a Seller’s Market for Real Estate in February 2014

Soquel, California.  A quiet town in Santa Cruz County, next to Santa Cruz and Capitola. By Terri Woods – Terri sells real estate in Santa Cruz County and North Monterey County.   What is there to do in Soquel?  Well, … Continue reading

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Santa Cruz County Inventory increasing slightly – great news for buyers!

SINGLE FAMILY INVENTORY: When we compare January’s inventory to December 2013, it actually increased  4% in Santa Cruz County.  January Inventory was down 11% in Santa Cruz County, but that is well below the 30% to 40% levels in the market for some … Continue reading

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CAPITOLA, CA – A great place to visit and a great place to LIVE (Santa Cruz County)

By Terri Woods – Terri sells real estate in Santa Cruz County (including Santa Cruz, Soquel, Aptos, Capitola, Watsonville, Rio del Mar, La Selva Beach)   Capitola, California is a bedroom community in Santa Cruz County, on the Monterey Bay. Approximately … Continue reading

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Aptos CA Real Estate Statistics through Feb 2014

by Terri Woods – Terri sells real estate in Santa Cruz County (including Santa Cruz, Aptos, Capitola, Soquel, Watsonville, Rio del Mar, La Selva Beach, Seascape)   The Aptos, California real estate market continues to decrease in the number of … Continue reading

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Buy a home in Aromas, CA. It is a wonderful place to live.

by Terri Woods – Terri specializes in selling real estate in Santa Cruz County and North Monterey County   Nestled beneath the beautiful California hills and a big blue sky is the small town of Aromas.  With a population of less than 3000, … Continue reading

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Children also reap great rewards when their parents own their home (Santa Cruz/Monterey Counties)

Why should I buy a home? By Terri Woods – Terri sells real estate in Santa Cruz County and North Monterey County Many people are asking that question. Especially those who were burned by the recent housing downturn. Some lost … Continue reading

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YES, your Credit Score does affect your Homeowner’s Insurance rate

Homeowner’s Insurance and Your Credit History By Terri Woods – Terri sells real estate in Santa Cruz County and North Monterey County   Did you know that the lender is not the only one who looks at your credit score … Continue reading

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Ten Signs It Is Time to Sell Your Home in Santa Cruz County

by Terri Woods – Terri sells real estate in Santa Cruz County and North Monterey County   Hey Home Owners… WE NEED YOU! Have you thought about selling your home? With inventory down, and buyers wanting to buy, we are … Continue reading

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Blue Sky, Ocean Breeze, Sand, Beautiful Sunsets. La Selva Beach, CA

Blue Sky, Ocean Breeze, Sand, Beautiful Sunsets. This is what you get at La Selva Beach, California, just minutes from Santa Cruz. By Terri Woods – Terri sells real estate in Santa Cruz County and North Monterey County, California This … Continue reading

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Facts you should know about Watsonville CA (95076) Housing Stats through December 2013

Real estate market data for Watsonville, CA (95076) provided by Terri Woods, Keller Williams Realty. Terri sells real estate in Santa Cruz County and North Monterey County.   Local Housing Statistics for Watsonville CA (95076) through December 2013 Watsonville CA has … Continue reading

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Home Prices and 2013 Real Estate Housing Market Statistics for Aptos, CA

Real estate market data for Aptos, CA provided by Terri Woods, Keller Williams Realty.  Terri sells real estate in Santa Cruz County and North Monterey County. Aptos, CA Home Prices and 2013 Real Estate Housing Stats Homes for sale in … Continue reading

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