Blog by David Bergman

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First Time Homebuyer Program

April 24th, 2009

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High Speed Rail

April 17th, 2009


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Top 10 reasons to buy real estate now

April 14th, 2009

I have made a list of the top 10 reasons to buy real estate now.  Historically low interest rates, motivated sellers, low prices and the $8000 first time home buyers credit are just a few of the reasons.  Email me for more information and the complete list.

David Bergman 650-948-1100

Real Estate Market Statistics for March 2009

April 10th, 2009

I just posted the March 2009 statistics for selected cities in Santa Clara and San Mateo counties.  Visit my website today for more information about the real estate market and market trends. March Cities Statistics

David Bergman 650-948-1100

Most Expensive Home on the MLS?

April 7th, 2009

What is the most expensive single family home on the multiple listing service?  It is the property on Stonebrook in Los  Altos Hills listed at $38 million.  The next runner up is a $35 million dollar home in Pebble Beach. 

The Stonebrook property has 30,000 square feet of living space and sits on 7.5 acres in Los Altos Hills.  The English Tudor home was built in 1914 and includes a ballroom ...

$8000 First time Homebuyer Tax Credit

April 1st, 2009

A first time homebuyer (a person who for the last 3 years has not had ownership in a principal residence) may receive up to 10% of the purchase price of a home, not to exceed $8,000 as a tax credit.  You may be eligible for this tax credit if your income is $95,000 for individuals and $170,000 for joint filers.    This tax credit is a dollar for dollar reduction of income taxes owed.   The pr ...