September 18th, 2017 (No Comments)
Is it possible for a regular middle-class person to even buy in the Bay Area?
September 13th, 2017 (No Comments)
Earlier in the year, San Jose was named the most unaffordable city in the country. It’s no wonder, with the median home cost at about $900,000. Still, with a population of over 1 million, and growing, people are making San Jose home sales work. How are people in San Jose able to buy homes? A […]
April 14th, 2014 (No Comments)
You live frugally or maybe you like the amenities of full-service condo living. Regardless of the reasons you chose apartment life, moving offers different challenges than does moving from a typical suburban home. What can you expect if you are moving in or out of an apartment or condo? 1. It might cost more – […]
April 7th, 2014 (No Comments)
With a little understanding and support, the move can be less stressful for even the people who want to stay put.
March 31st, 2014 (No Comments)
It’s probably cliché by now to say that moving day is right up there with divorce, job loss and even death as one of life’s most stressful times. While I suspect this age-old study (if it was actually a study) was done when people were a bit less transient, for most people, the stress of […]
March 24th, 2014 (1 Comment)
Does the Bay Area seem a bit more crowded lately? It’s not your imagination. Despite rising real estate prices, San Francisco is the fastest growing moving destination in the country, at least according to one survey. While San Francisco is not the top moving destination – that designation almost perennially belongs to Atlanta – […]
March 17th, 2014 (No Comments)
While you might finally be recovering from last week’s time change to Daylight Savings Time, Menlo Park’s Facebook compiled status updates, and found that as a nation, we were walking zombies.
March 3rd, 2014 (No Comments)
When I was in college and in my early 20s, I moved often. It was fairly easy then. Not only was my body young and able to take the abuses of carrying heavy items up and down stairs, I had young, strong friends, who were willing to pitch in for no more than beer […]
February 25th, 2014 (No Comments)
Two Bay Area cites were named among the best for women in business.