Archive for February, 2009

Reassessment of Property Taxes in Alameda County

A reader pointed me in the direction of this, taken directly from the assessors website: “If property taxpayers wish to request an individual informal review of their property’s 2009-10 assessed value after receiving the July 2009 notification, they may do so by returning a simple, printable form available on the Assessor’s website http://www.acgov.org/assessor/reassessments.htm. Property owners […]

Berkeley Broker’s Tour- I’m Happy

Here is a napkin I picked up from an agent serving snacks during broker’s tour.  I just had to share!

Days On Market, Last 2 Years: Berkeley, Albany, El Cerrito, Kensington, Richmond and Oakland

Let’s take a look at what the average days on market has done over the last two years in each of our neighborhoods.  Percentages are from Jan/07 vs. Jan/09. Albany, down 66% Jan 2007  24 Jan 2008  43 Jan 2009  8 Berkeley, all, down 7% Jan 2007  45 Jan 2008  43 Jan 2009  42 Berkeley […]

East Bay Economic Forecast

Here is an update from the East Bay Economic Q109 Forecast.  Some of the information is quite interesting. The graph of “Affordable and Actual Median Home Prices” illustrates a comparison of estimated affordable home prices and actual median home prices in the East Bay for the years 2002-2008. We used median family income from U.S. […]

Berkeley’s OWN

Ok, selfish plug for my women’s networking group, Berkeley’s Outstanding Women’s Network.  This is where I talk the talk and walk the walk two times/month, all things real estate. We are small, but hip. www.BerkeleysOWN.com

Welcome to East Bay Living Real Estate

Hi friends! We are Krista + Rosie, the brains behind the East Bay Living website. Powered by Berkeley Hills Realty we are a top producing real estate team working {and having fun} in Berkeley, Oakland and the surrounding areas. From buying + selling to DIY + home decor to plumber + gardener recommendations we are your one-stop-shop for all things real estate.

Recent Posts

Food Drive For The Alameda Community Food Bank
November 1, 2017
By Krista Miller
The Heat of the Market
October 4, 2017
By Krista Miller
Albany September Market Stats
October 2, 2017
By Krista Miller
Peaceful Retreat in the Heart of Hercules
September 27, 2017
By Krista Miller
2 Open Houses Today 
June 18, 2017
By Krista Miller

Archives