THE SECOND STORY | April 27th, 2012

Blog photo:  The apple tree was blooming last week.  The wind and rain took care of that.

Blog post:  Boomer Chick Musings

1219 Regent now has another accepted contingent offer.  This one is already in escrow, with the buyers selling a house in Ann Arbor, MI!  And there is another backup offer on Regent, also a contingent offer.  We’ll see!

The open house at 218 Cypress was very busy.  It is a great location and will meet someone’s needs just right.  Remember that it has special rules, being a co-op.

Quick Glimpses:New Rules Will Help Speed Up Short Sales. 
(maybe this will get this train out of the station)
HAMP, HARP, HAFA alphabet soup…

Tuesday Broker Tour  only 5 on the tour…most of the new ones listed have just come on!

Highest and Lowest NEW Listings!

New  11
Back on market  4
Price change  5
Pending   10
Sold  22
Withdrawn temporarily  3
Withdrawn/canceled  4
Expired  1

ALAMEDA REAL ESTATE AWARDS THIS WEEK…remember this is only my perspective!
None noted during the tour!

That’s a wrap!  Carry on!  Make it work!

Have a good weekend!  best, marilyn

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I arrived in Alameda in 1973, as a new bride...with husband Carl Schumacher, both of us from Newport Beach. He was embarking on his career as a Naval Architect (i.e. yacht designer) under Gary Mull. Please see the 'ABOUT ME' page in this website! to see how it has all turned out! I'm so blessed!