Category: Real Estate Market News

Leaders in Luxury

On March 28th, Terra Firma Global Partners proudly sponsored LuxeSF‘s  7th Annual Wineries Boot Camp, hosted at the Lincoln Theater in Yountville. Heidi Rickerd-Rizzo, TFGP’s Vice President and Broker, kicked off the event with opening remarks and presented the Hospitality & Guest Relations Award to Tanner Sneed of David Arthur Vineyards (pictured below). The Wineries […]

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New Threats to Housing & Homeownership in Napa

New Threats to Housing & Homeownership in Napa Housing is once again caught in the crossfire in the battle over vineyard development. A new County proposal could amount to a ban on residential activity in thousands of areas in Napa County. The multiple layers of restrictions could potentially render lots unbuildable, diminishing the value of residential property […]

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Are We At The Peak Of The Market?

SOURCE: marketwatch.com In May, sales of previously-owned homes slumped, the second month in a row of declining sales. The National Association of Realtors, which tracks those sales, pointed to the same culprit it’s blamed for the past few years: not enough supply of homes to buy. Shortly after the Realtors released their data, Regions Chief […]

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Millennials Are Part Of The Renovation Generation

SOURCE: abouthomeadvisor.com Millennials aren’t turned off by home improvement projects, but are actually more likely than any other generation to remodel any part of their home, according to a HomeAdvisor’s 2018 True Cost Survey. Millennials are twice as likely as baby boomers to complete bathroom and kitchen remodeling projects. They are also more likely to […]

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Are Most Baby Boomers Delaying Retirement?

Source: The NHP Foundation The majority of working baby boomers ages 50 and over say they expect to delay retirement, according to a survey by The NHP Foundation, a nonprofit real estate corporation supporting affordable housing. The cost of housing may be one reason why. Prospective retirees say their top three concerns are an inability to […]

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Labor Shortage is Slowing Sonoma County Builder’s Projects

SOURCE: northbaybusinessjournal David Leff started Leff Construction in 1978, and the Sebastopol-based design-build firm has differentiated itself in green and sustainable custom home construction and remodeling projects. Leff is set to be on a panel of design and building experts at North Bay Business Journal’s Construction Industry Conference on May 31. He talked to the […]

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