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Lafayette CA Real Estate Blog | Team Rothenberg

Buying one of the homes for sale in Lafayette – Plan Ahead | Team Rothenberg

Aside from working with a real estate professional who will put your interests first, and not just someone who is simply out to close another deal, giving advance thought to the loan process and working with a quality lender is very important.  In fact, most buyers underestimate the importance of this element of the …

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Is the End Near for the MLS for Lafayette CA Real Estate? | Team Rothenberg

One of the things that initially  jumped out at me when I started my Lafayette CA real estate career was how behind the curve the industry was with the adoption of new technology, and how crazy the MLS was.  The MLS made sense when realtors used to get a weekly book of the current …

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Thinking that Homes for Sale in Lafayette CA are Expensive? | Team Rothenberg

Why Homes for Sale in Lafayette CA Aren’t Really SO Expensive! I’ve written a lot about the soaring prices in the Bay Area and how the technology and financial services sectors are the primary drivers of wealth creation in our area.  By most objective standards in this country, the Bay Area is a pricey …

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Happy Valley Lafayette CA Home for Sale | Team Rothenberg

1155 Estates Drive — A “Once in a Lifetime” Lafayette CA home for sale I always try to give the readers of our blog a sneak peek of our really special new listings.  This spacious 4bd/4.5ba Happy Valley home is a rare, single-story, mid-century contemporary with walls of glass that open to the expansive …

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Technology’s Influence on Lafayette CA Real Estate | Team Rothenberg

Why Technology Will Fuel Our Lafayette CA Real Estate Market I’ve been writing all week about why the “bubble” won’t burst anytime soon for the Bay Area real estate market, and in particular, for Lafayette CA real estate.  I was talking a few days ago with Pacific Union’s CEO, Mark McLaughlin, about the tech …

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Predictions and Implications for Lafayette CA Real Estate | Team Rothenberg

  Lafayette CA Real Estate Market and Bay Area Predictions: As the third post in this series that looks at the market and its underlying strength, let’s introduce a couple more compelling data points that support much deeper market strength, and then also look at the implications for buyers and sellers of homes for …

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More Reasons Why Lafayette CA Real Estate Will Head Upwards | Team Rothenberg

Just in case you need more reasons why the “bubble” won’t burst anytime soon here in our world of Lafayette CA real estate, or within the broader Lamorinda real estate market, let’s take a look at some compelling facts. More Reasons Why Prices of Homes for Sale in Lafayette CA Will Go Up: 1.  …

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Three Reasons Why the Lafayette CA Real Estate “Bubble” Won’t Burst | Team Rothenberg

With internet search traffic targeting Lafayette CA real estate at many times the rate of Orinda and Moraga, the intense interest in our community is readily apparent.  Young couples are following their friends and colleagues from San Francisco into town, and even businesses with their roots in the City are in close pursuit.  The …

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Lafayette CA Real Estate May Get Smart | Team Rothenberg

Potential Smart Parking in Lafayette CA Real Estate The reality of “smart” parking along the streets of our Lafayette CA real estate is yet another step closer to reality.  Reflecting the attraction of high tech to Lafayette and the exciting vitality we are seeing in our vibrant downtown, the city is evaluating a very …

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Pocket Listings — A Lafayette CA Realtor’s Opinion | Team Rothenberg

A Lafayette CA Realtor on the “Zillow Controversy”… Our friends at Zillow are stirring the pot up again with the recent announcement of their “Coming Soon” product which will allow our Lafayette real estate community to post homes for sale PRIOR to them being available on the MLS.  As an active Lafayette CA Realtor, …

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