Buyers

March 25, 2024

MARCH 2024 SANTA CRUZ COUNTY MARKET WATCH

 

YOU WON’T BELIEVE HOW MANY PEOPLE VISIT AN OPEN HOUSE ON A RAINY DAY…BUCKLE UP FOR SPRING! 

 

Here’s What To Know As A Buyer OR Seller

MARCH 2024 MARKET WATCH

 

The Santa Cruz County real estate market is UNBELIEVABLY HOT right now, so in this edition ...

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March 13, 2024

HOW TO KNOW THE SECOND YOUR DREAM HOME HITS THE MARKET

 

Whether you're actively house hunting and have specific streets or neighborhoods bookmarked on your wish list across Santa Cruz County, or you just want to know the second your neighbor's house goes on the market, our custom alert system is super easy to set up (we'll ...

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Posted in Buyers, Resources, Sellers
March 13, 2024

3 Least Expensive Homes for Sale in Santa Cruz County

805 Fanning Grade Ben Lomond
This week we're looking at the 3 least expensive homes for sale in Santa Cruz County. 

Now, not just any house for sale makes the list... we've specifically chosen homes that...

  • Came on the market in the past 7 days
  • Are detached single family homes (not condos ...
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Posted in Buyers
Jan. 30, 2024

Debunking the Negative Headlines: Home Prices Are on the Rise

A Closer Look at Home Price Trends

If you’re following the news today, you may feel a bit unsure about what’s happening with home prices and fear whether or not the worst is yet to come. That’s because today’s headlines are painting an unnecessarily negative picture. Contrary to those headlines ...

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Posted in Buyers, Sellers
Nov. 22, 2023

NOVEMBER 2023 SANTA CRUZ COUNTY MARKET WATCH

 

FINDING IT DIFFICULT TO BUY A HOME IN SANTA CRUZ COUNTY? HERE ARE 3 LEGITIMATE HOUSE HACKS 

 

Whether It’s Competition or Affordability, We Have You Covered

November 2023 MARKET WATCH

 

In this episode, we do a deep dive into three ways you can skirt the competition and take ...

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Posted in Buyers, Market Updates
Oct. 26, 2023

OCTOBER 2023 SANTA CRUZ COUNTY MARKET WATCH

 

FEEL LIKE YOU’RE PLAYING REAL ESTATE ROULETTE?

Deciphering What Every Buyer + Seller Needs to Know

October 2023 MARKET WATCH

 

We get it, this real estate market seems to be a rollercoaster, but we break it down to the cold hard facts with the big picture in mind. There ...

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Sept. 26, 2023

RURAL & ACREAGE PROPERTY EXPERTISE

 

The tranquility and comfort of having the amount of space that comes from rural and acreage-based living is many times transformative. Here at EF Homes, we have sold and bought close to 30 rural properties up to 54 acres of all types at the time of this video recording ...

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Aug. 28, 2023

AUGUST 2023 SANTA CRUZ COUNTY MARKET WATCH

THE ART OF THE DOWNSIZE

What Every Buyer + Seller Needs to Know

August 2023 MARKET WATCH

 

Downsizing. There truly is an art to it as the title for this month’s Market Watch states, and for most it’s a BIG decision with a lot of moving parts. Strategically approaching it ...

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Aug. 10, 2023

DISCOVER 829 MONTEREY AVENUE IN CAPITOLA'S CLIFFWOOD HEIGHTS

Are you searching for a home to buy in Capitola, but not necessarily the tourist tract near the Village? The Village is just a quick stroll or e-bike ride away from Cliffwood Heights, where you're seriously, just a few minutes from amazing beaches, Capitola Village, great schools, Gayle's ...

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Posted in Buyers, Listings
July 20, 2023

JULY 2023 SANTA CRUZ COUNTY MARKET WATCH

THE WINDOW TO PREP YOUR HOME FOR 

PRIME SELLING SEASON IS CLOSING

July 2023 MARKET WATCH

 

We’re watching that window of opportunity gradually close, and with three or so months left in this prime selling season, prep work has to be fast tracked. We filmed this episode at our ...

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