Best first-quarter home sales for Sonoma County in seven years

Sonoma County started 2012 with the largest number of home sales in seven years, though strong demand isn’t yet translating into higher median prices. The county recorded 1,146 single-family home sales in the first quarter, according to The Press Democrat’s monthly housing report compiled by Pacific Union International Vice President Rick Laws. That includes 458 sold in March.

By | April 12th, 2012|3 Comments

Big jump in Sonoma County home sale contracts

Sonoma County home buyers signed sales contracts for low-priced short sales and more expensive houses last month at a level reminiscent of the days before the housing bubble deflated five years ago.

By | March 13th, 2012|0 Comments

Sonoma County home sales jump 20 percent in January

Sonoma County’s housing market got off to an uncharacteristically strong start in January with more contracts signed and sales completed.

By | February 15th, 2012|0 Comments

Tim Freeman named Coldwell Banker’s new SR manager

Coldwell Banker’s new manager in Santa Rosa is a man who combines experience in both real estate and accounting.

By | January 10th, 2012|0 Comments

Doug Swanson joins Pacific Union International.

Doug Swanson, one of Sonoma County’s top producing real estate agents, has joined Pacific Union International.

By | October 17th, 2011|0 Comments

Sold: $4.8 million in Kenwood

Known as Fox Hill, this new, European-style estate was constructed by builder Jon Reiter. The 12-acre property includes a main home, pool, guest unit and two-story garage. Views include neighboring vineyards and the Mayacamas Mountains.

By | September 8th, 2011|0 Comments

Sold: $1.5 million in Sonoma

The two-story craftsman home, called the “mystery house" by neighbors, had been vacant and boarded up for more than three decades.

By | May 17th, 2011|0 Comments