Published Thursday, December 16, 2021
California Housing Market Defies Higher Interest Rates and Inventory Crunch in November, as Recovering Economy Provides Support, C.A.R. Reports
Existing, single-family home sales totaled 454,450 in November on a seasonally adjusted annualized rate, up 4.7 percent from October and down 10.7 percent from November 2020.
November’s statewide median more»
Published Tuesday, December 14, 2021
CDPH Requires Masking for All Public Indoor Settings to Slow the Spread of COVID-19 In Response to Increasing Case Rates and Hospitalizations
Beginning December 15, CDPH will require masks to be worn in all indoor public settings irrespective of vaccine status through January 15, 2022, at which point California will make further recommendations as needed more»
Published Thursday, December 9, 2021
Meet the 2021 Marin REALTORS® Award Winners
Affiliate of the Year: Adrianne Peixotto
Adrianne has been extremely helpful to the REALTOR® community, including making informative presentations to the Government Affairs Committee.
Making a Difference Award: Anna Frost
Anna has served on the Government Affairs Committee since 2018 and served this more»
Published Friday, December 3, 2021
FHFA Raises Fanny and Freddie Conforming Loan Limits
The CALIFORNIA ASSOCIATION OF REALTORS® (C.A.R.) today issued the following statement in response to the Federal Housing Finance Agency’s (FHFA) announcement to increase the 2022 conforming loan limits for mortgages acquired by Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac to $647,200 on one-unit properties and more»
Published Monday, November 29, 2021
Resources to Help You Complete the Code of Ethics Training Requirement by December 31
Options for completing the requirement are available through NAR and include this free customizable online Code of Ethics course (NAR login required), available for existing members on an on-demand schedule.
NAR also offers a Code of Ethics course with continuing more»
Published Sunday, November 28, 2021
Avoid Transaction Headaches by Steering Clear of These Common Mistakes in the Mill Valley RBR Process
Unknown jurisdiction of listing:
Agents are unsure of the jurisdiction for listings. Go to www.marinmap.org or the City of Mill Valley's website to determine if the property is within Mill Valley City Limits.
Not following the instructions for the RBR more»
Published Monday, November 15, 2021
The County is in the process of updating the Housing and Safety Elements of the Countywide Plan (the County’s General Plan). The Countywide Plan serves as the guiding vision for the future of unincorporated Marin.
Upcoming Meeting: Zoom Community Workshop #2 (out of 5) Join the County of Marin for an online community meeting to discuss climate change more»
Published Thursday, November 11, 2021
California Housing Affordability Improves in Third-Quarter 2021 as Mortgage Rates Remain Low and Prices Begin Leveling Off, C.A.R. Reports
Twenty-four percent of California households could afford to purchase the $814,580 median-priced home in the third quarter of 2021, up from 23 percent in second-quarter 2021 but down from 28 percent in third-quarter more»