Explore Santa Cruz, CA

By Bobbie Nelson
(Longacre Real Estate)
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Are you looking for a great agent in Santa Cruz to help you locate homes & beach properties for sale? I specialize in Santa Cruz Ca Real Estate, Santa Cruz Beach Homes, Aptos Real Estate, Capitola Homes, and all surrounding areas.I live and work in the area, and as an area expert I can help you l...

By Mike Jackson, Realtor - Certified Distressed Property Expert
(Bradley Real Estate)
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I have a short sale in Santa Cruz that was approved by the second lender in December, and they are willing to accept $1000 and eat the rest of the lost. The first lender which is saxon mortgage would not approve the same purchase price because they feel the first bpo that was done is accurate eve...

By Geneva Lawless
(Century 21 Award Real Estate)
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Let’s start back in the late 70’s when it all started. Prop 13, also known as the ‘Jarvis Gann Amendment’, was brought on by the overzealous California Tax & Spend boys up in Sacramento. They are still trying to get in your pocketbook today.Back then the average house/property tax percentage was ...

By Gregg Camp, Service with a Smile
(Property In Santa Cruz)
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Four of the larger lenders promise to help California borrowers avoid default. They will principally maintain the loan rates when the borrower got the loan and not at the reset rate for 5 years. Many of these borrowers had sub prime loans.  Our governor Schwarzenegger has been actively involved w...

By Deborah Ryman, M.A. Feng Shui Services, Santa Cruz County
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 Now this is more like it! Cold Water Classic, Steamer Lane, Santa Cruz, CAA couple of days ago, I posted a blog on my camera battery conking out on the Fourth Day of the Cold Water Classic. Day Four was drizzly, weather-wise, but Day Five was unbelievably beautiful - clear and warm. Day four was...

By Deborah Ryman, M.A. Feng Shui Services, Santa Cruz County
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Not a Great Photo of Steamer Lane, October 12, 2007 - 4th Day of Coldwater Classic - My Camera Battery Died. Those two "dots" in the water are surfers waiting for the waves that eventually came when my battery was COMPELTELY dead.I made the ten or fifteen minute trip across town specifically to t...

By Deborah Ryman, M.A. Feng Shui Services, Santa Cruz County
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 Upper Yacht Harbor, Santa Cruz Just Before Dusk, October 2007 (c)Another walk with my friend on a warm October early evening . . . we started at the Upper Yacht Harbor off of 7th Avenue in Santa Cruz. We quickly climbed into another world - the natural habitat known as Arana Gulch in the city of...

By Deborah Ryman, M.A. Feng Shui Services, Santa Cruz County
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 Amazing Tree in Schwann Lake Park  There are so many hidden gems in Santa Cruz County, from interesting architectural surprises around every turn to beautiful parks and amazing gardens. The other day, a friend showed me a place I had never seen before: Schwann Lake (or Lagoon) Park - a part of S...

By Deborah Ryman, M.A. Feng Shui Services, Santa Cruz County
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The Hook, September, 2007, Pleasure Point, CA September in Santa Cruz is amazing - I can't get over it.Last Saturday, one of my daughters joined me for a walk on East Cliff Drive. There were lots of surfers in the water. A beautiful day, even when waiting for the perfect set. We walked from the p...

By Patti Lyles, DIVORCE, SHORT SALE, FORECLOSURE SPECIALIST
(Century 21 Showcase, REALTORS®)
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Patti Lyles reporting on Santa Cruz Real Estate The following chart shows median and average price trends plus plus unit sales for single-family homes in just the city of Santa Cruz. The chart uses a 12-month moving average to eliminate any seasonal variation. The next chart is the same as above ...

By Deborah Ryman, M.A. Feng Shui Services, Santa Cruz County
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This blog was inspired by Janet Guilbault who asked me to check out some condos on 22nd Ave. At the time, I thought to myself, "22nd Ave. is not on my radar," but I didn't think much more about it until I went to look at the condos. Right away, I realized there was no 22nd Ave. I have no idea wha...

By Deborah Ryman, M.A. Feng Shui Services, Santa Cruz County
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  26 th Ave., Santa Cruz, CA, September 2007In November, it will be 10 years since I moved from Silicon Valley to Santa Cruz County. Living in a beach community is wonderful beyond compare. Yesterday was Labor Day, and instead of sitting in traffic for hours trying to get to a beach, I drove a co...

By Patti Lyles, DIVORCE, SHORT SALE, FORECLOSURE SPECIALIST
(Century 21 Showcase, REALTORS®)
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Outside Magazine latest issue names Santa Cruz one of the nation's best cities.Santa Cruz Home owners once again have proof they live in one of the best towns in America. The upcoming issue of Outside magazine names Santa Cruz in its annual list of the most desirable places to live. The editors a...

By Janet Guilbault, San Francisco Bay Area Direct Mortgage Lender
( Guild Mortgage)
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About an hour and a half south of San Francisco lies a place with the soul of an old hippie, wrapped in a natural beauty that is nothing short of breathtaking. There are many beach towns up and down the California coast. But most who know would agree, there is only one Santa Cruz.You can't just g...

By Pam Roberts, CRB,CRS,SRES,LTG,GRI - Santa Cruz California Homes
(Real Options Realty)
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 Knowing market statistics can help you make informed decisions, because the factors of supply and demand control prices. Now you have access to this information anytime.Just look under my "Links" under my photo on the right and click on "Santa Cruz CA Real Estate Statistics." You will be able to...

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