Initiative for Property Tax Portability

Thanks to Proposition 13, since 1978 California homeowners have…

Santa Clara County Launches Partial Payment Program for Property Taxes

Homeowners in Santa Clara County now have the option of making…

Proposition 13

On June 6, 1978, Proposition 13 passed with a two-third majority…

Stanford Professor Builds Custom, Prefab Green Home

Civil and Environmental Engineering Professor Mark Jacobsen is…

Do Presidential Election Years Affect Real Estate?

Today marks exactly four months until the United States holds…

Google CFO Buys Historic Palo Alto Home for $30 Million

Google’s new CFO, Ruth Porat, now owns of one of Palo Alto’s…

Apple’s Silicon Valley Land Grab

Apple’s Cupertino spaceship complex has garnered an enormous…

Specialty Grocery Stores Impact on Home Values

According to recent findings, the grocery store in your neighborhood…

Silicon Valley Sellers In the Driver’s Seat

With housing inventory remaining at historically low levels in…

Six-Figure Salary Doesn’t Cut It In Mountain View

The Silicon Valley is the tech mecca of the nation where numerous…

Top Architect Frank Gehry Designs Forward-Thinking Menlo Park Facebook Campus

Facebook has its eye on the future, both with its social networking…

The Starbucks Effect: An Increase in Home Values

We have all heard about the three most critical things in buying…