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Real Estate Market Blog: November 2015


Insights on the real estate market trends on the Mid-Peninsula: Portola Valley, Woodside, Atherton, Menlo Park, Palo Alto, Los Altos and Los Altos Hills.

Around Town November 2015

November 20, 2015
Ginny Kavanaugh
Before you gear up for the holidays, take some time to check out these helpful resources that will put you in the know. With the rainy season ahead, sign up for SMC or SCC ALERT, an alert notification system used to contact you during urgent oremergency situations for various areas. Visit for San Mateo and for Santa Clara county visit AlertSSC. And before the rain comes, for those town that have CalWater, get your Cal Water historical consumption data to track your water usage. The Town of Portola Valley provides a ...

November 2015 Real Estate Update

November 16, 2015
Ginny Kavanaugh
The World Series is over, the clocks have been changed, and we’ve actually seen a little rain – it’s definitely a new season. And, at this time of year, that usually means the real estate market slows down. But that's not the case for many of our local markets. Here in Portola Valley we’ve seen an amazing real estate market all year and it hasn’t slowed yet. In fact, October recorded the 4th highest number of transactions this year with 6 sales compared to 8 in July, 7 in May, and 14 in April. An additional 4 homes are pending close of ...