I don’t think I could have put this any better myself. This is an older article, but the same rules apply today. There is a great opportunity to get into the real estate market if you think you’d ever like to own your own home. Interest rates are incredibly low and there are great deals out there to be had. Here’s the link to a story in the Wall Street Journal that spells out the benefits.
I have a great new listing in the Parkside area of San Francisco. For those living in the city who don’t know the distinction, you’d think of the area as the Sunset. I lovingly call the area San Francisco’s Suburbs. I’ll be open this Sunday, March 27th, 2011 from 2-4pm. Please stop by and see it. 2425 22nd Ave. Heck of a deal at $749,000
Detached remodeled Edwardian Era Home built in 1923
1964 Square feet per tax record
3 bedrooms (two are master suites)
2 1/2 baths
Living room with decorative bungalow style fireplace
Open, light dining room
Two car tandem garage
Over-sized lot with whimsical South and West facing landscaped garden
Convenient to public transit, shopping, grocery store, library and freeways
After two and a half weeks on the market, the property received four offers and it’s due to close at the end of May.