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Lafayette CA Real Estate Blog | Team Rothenberg

Homes for Sale in Lafayette CA Affected by California Water Crisis

The California Water Crisis After years of decreasing rainfall totals and reductions in reservoir water storage levels, Californians and those relocating to the market now more than ever must commit to water preservation. The shortage of water in the state is not only alarming because of the lack of an irreplaceable resource, but also …

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An Update on the Lafayette CA Real Estate Market

Alas, we are starting to see some normalization taking place in the market as inventories build and buyers are starting to find multiple homes within their desired price range.  It’s not as though there is a lot of choice available in the most hotly sought after price range of about $1M – $1.5M, but …

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What Makes Living in Lafayette CA Homes Unique?

If you are considering a move to the Bay Area, Lafayette CA homes should be at the top of your list for your realtor. The culture, the community, the schools, and the homes themselves have a unique character that can only be seen in Lafayette. A Little History Lafayette’s real beginnings are based on …

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Living in Lafayette CA: Mt. Diablo State Park

If you are lucky enough to be living in Lafayette CA, you have access to one of the most beautiful state parks in the United States: Mt. Diablo State Park. The park is accessible via multiple routes — through Walnut Creek, Danville, or Clayton, and is open to visitors from 8:00 A.M. until sunset.  …

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How to Choose an Asking Price for Your Lamorinda Real Estate

There really is no exact science or formula for choosing an asking price for a home anywhere, let alone your Lamorinda real estate. There is a lot of advice out there, but your best resource will be your realtors. With experience under their belt and a sharp understanding of the area and economy, they …

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Those Living in Lafayette CA Homes Love The Roundup!

Living in Lafayette CA homes provides a lot of great options for a night out, or simply a reprieve from the ordinary.  There are a multitude of upscale restaurants available, but sometimes you just might want to try something… well, a bit different.   Inexpensive drinks and potentially a lot of fun are all on …

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The Best Investments to Make in Lafayette CA Homes for Sale

Before investing any money into improvements to your home, you should think carefully about the return on investment (ROI). If you spend money on a major change, will you receive more for the house when and if you decide to sell? ROI isn’t something that comes to mind when people are buying Lafayette CA …

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Lafayette CA Real Estate Staging

You don’t need to be a fan of HGTV to have heard of “home staging.”  Within the more sophisticated consumer markets, such as locally with Lafayette CA real estate, staging a home for sale is the norm.  By definition, it is the practice of preparing a home for sale so that it shows optimally …

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Lafayette Real Estate News

Let’s take a look at some Lafayette real estate news. Lafayette is located in Contra Costa County. The average sale price for homes in Lafayette is approximately $1,300,000 at present. Homes are selling for an average of 101% of the initial price.  The stats show that its taking an average of 22 days on-market …

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Lafayette Real Estate Listings Update — The Current Market

We find ourselves in mid-February with just a hint of more Lafayette real estate listings on their way.  This is typically a slow week due to the President’s Weekend holiday, and only six new homes went on the market.  We placed a spectacular $2.295M Lafayette home on the MLS, and had 3 showings within …

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