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Rosie Papazian

Rosie Papazian has written 15 posts for Krista + Rosie, Realtors

Buying a Home as a Real Estate Agent: Unsolicited Advice for Buyers and their Agents

I’ve been a real estate for 5 years and this past July my husband and I had the opportunity to buy a home for ourselves. We had been renting for the past 10 years partly because of neighborhood issues and partly because of the recession. After years of saving and some serious luck we were […]

Oakland Home Prices: It’s Crazy Out There Folks!

You wanna know what’s crazy? Sales prices in Oakland. If you are a buyer looking to purchase in Oakland, I’m sure you have felt the surge in sales prices in the last few months. Well folks, it’s not your imagination: the median sales price for homes in Oakland is up 25% from the prior quarter […]

Will the Drought Impact the Bay Area’s Real Estate Market?

Will the drought in California, which is weighing heavily on all of our minds as the water from the faucet starts to taste a litter funkier every week, have any kind of impact on real estate prices? There are several possible scenarios:   The price of water continues to go up, as it becomes a […]

Buying vs. Renting – is it worth it?

So assuming that it’s a good time to buy, that buying is a good investment in the long run (even if there is a downturn, there will be a recovery), what is the trade off between buying and renting? Are there benefits to buying? You probably already know the answer but the general consensus is […]

What is this Crazy Market Going to Do?!?!?

Struggling to buy in today’s market, buyers, new and experienced alike are beginning to ask really big questions about jumping into such a competitive market knowing that they will most likely be “house rich but cash poor”, that they may not be able to afford the taxes the first few years and eat ramen to […]

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Recent Posts

Tax Reform and Real Estate: Who Are the Winners and Losers?
January 11, 2018
By Krista Miller
Buying a Home as a Real Estate Agent: Unsolicited Advice for Buyers and their Agents
January 9, 2018
By Rosie Papazian
Client Success Story #202
November 9, 2017
By Krista Miller
Restaurant Review: Juanita and Maude
November 6, 2017
By Krista Miller
Food Drive For The Alameda Community Food Bank
November 1, 2017
By Krista Miller

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