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Monthly Marin County Real Estate Market Report May 2024

In April we saw the number of homes for sale in Marin increase 32% vs. the same month last year, while the median price dipped 6% to $1.89 million. Based on my own observations as well as speaking to other top agents in Marin County, the Marin real estate market appears to be returning to normalcy after 18 months of low inventory and stagnating pricing.
April 2024 Marin real estate market report
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Monthly Marin County Real Estate Market Report April 2024

In March we saw the Marin real estate market awake from its slumber, with three of the four metrics I discuss in this monthly report in the green. The median sold price jumped 10% vs the same month last year to $1.95 million, while the number of homes for sale was up 15% to 301 on the market. There is now a healthy 2.1 months of supply on the market, up 24% since March 2023.
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2024 Luxury Home Trends: Hotel Style at Home

2024 luxury home trends adopt experiences from luxury-hotel stays including massage rooms and in-room kitchenettes. Read more here.
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Marin County Real Estate Market Report March 2024

In February we saw all of our metrics move up, with the median sold price up 20% vs. the same time last year to $1.44 million. The great news is that we also saw 20% more homes on the market, with 248 on in February. The days on market also moved up 20% to 61 days, likely reflecting the impact the rains and higher interest rates have had on buyers, some of whom are on the sidelines.
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2024 Changes to California Real Estate Laws: What You Need to Know

The landscape of California real estate is ever-evolving, influenced by market trends, societal shifts, and legislative updates. In 2024, several significant changes have been implemented in California real estate law, impacting both buyers and sellers, as well as real estate professionals. Read more here.
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Marin County Real Estate Market Report February 2024

In January, we saw almost all of the real estate market indicators down, with the median sold price down 1.5% to $1.47 million vs. January 2023, and months of supply down a whopping 30%. There just is not enough inventory out there to satisfy the needs of those who want to live in one of the most beautiful places on the planet.
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2024 Luxury Outlook from Sotheby’s International Realty Now Out

The 2024 Luxury Outlook from Sotheby's International Realty detailing the latest trends in the luxury real estate market is now out. Read more here.
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Staging a Mid-Century Modern Home | Tale of the Sale

Staging a home for sale in Marin County can make a huge difference when it comes time to sell. In my "Tale of the Sale" series read about the staging of 40 Twain Harte Lane in San Rafael and see before and after photos. This was a home staging success that helped bring out this home's beauty.
January 2024 Marin county real estate market report update
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Marin County Real Estate Market Report January 2024

Home prices in Marin county resumed their upward march with the median home price up 5% to $1.35 million. Days on market were up to 53. Read my full Marin real estate market update here.
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Ten Most Expensive Homes Sold in Marin County in 2023 | Complete List

The most expensive home sold in Marin County in 2023 sold for $23,350,000. This year Belvedere took the top spot with 6 of the top 10 most expensive homes sold in 2023. See the complete list here!
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Marin County Real Estate Market Report December 2023 | Latest News

We are ending the year with some good news - the median sold price increased 6% in November 2023 compared to November 2022, while the days on market decreased. Read my full report here.
Marin Real Estate Market report November 2023
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Marin County Real Estate Market Report November 2023 | Latest News

The median sold home price declined 7% in October 2023 compared to the same month last year, while days on market increased 3% to 35 days. More sellers are sitting on the sidelines, with the number of homes for sale 7% compared to the same month last year.
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Marin County Real Estate Market Report October 2023 | Latest News

The Marin County real estate market held flat in September, with the median price remaining at $1.475mm compared to the same month last year. Inventory continued to be a challenge with the number of homes available for sale down 9%. For the quarter ending in September, the SF Bay Area overall saw a drop in sales activity, with Marin and San Francisco leading the drop at 23%. This is to be expected given the much lower inventories in the same period. Read my full report here.
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The Stars Shine Brightly On The Sonoma Coast

As I have spent more time up on the Sonoma Coast preparing my new listing ready for market, I have been reflecting about what I have always loved about that part of Northern California. There is nothing like the stars at night on the Sonoma coast. Far from the lights of the big city, the sky is pitch black and reminds me of the sky when I was growing up in a small town in Alabama...
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Marin County Real Estate Market Report September 2023 | Latest News

The Marin County real estate market softened noticeably in August, with the number of homes for sale up vs. the same time last year and the median price down. The median home price declined 7.3% vs. August 2022 to $1,275,000 while days on market, the average time it takes to sell a home, increasing 25% to 50 days, from a low of 20 days in June of 2022. Read more here.