Gina Odom

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Santa Cruz Hiking Trails – something for everyone

One of my favorite weekend activities is hitting the trails on hike with the family! And there are some amazing views in Santa Cruz County. Here’s a list of my favorite places to hike with a view:  Wilder Ranch Bluff Loop – Fun flat hike with great ocean views. Look for the napping seals! Nisene […]

Homebuyers: Hang in There

Some Highlights Today’s sellers’ market provides unique challenges—and benefits—for buyers. Current low interest rates won’t last forever, and home prices are forecast to rise. If you’re a homebuyer, hang in there. Homeownership improves your quality of life, and the long-term benefits outweigh the short-term challenges.

What To Expect as Appraisal Gaps Grow

In the national and local Santa Cruz real estate market, low inventory and high demand are driving up home prices. As many as 54% of homes are getting offers over the listing price, based on the latest Realtors Confidence Index from the National Association of Realtors (NAR). Shawn Telford, Chief Appraiser at CoreLogic, elaborates: “The […]