Oak Arbor Court, Arroyo Grande

PRESENTED BY THE HARDY TEAM CENTURY 21 HOMETOWN REALTY Brand New S & S Homes of the Central Coast Construction. These quality built homes are centrally located in a desirable Arroyo Grande neighborhood. This home features a picturesque covered front porch, Foyer, Open Floor Plan with tall ceilings, and a warm and cozy fireplace in the living room. Gourmet kitchen with upgraded appliances, custom cabinets, large pantry, quartz countertops, and...

C21 HOMETOWN REALTY “SPRING FLING” REFERRAL CONTEST

CONTEST DESCRIPTION C21’s Spring Fling Referral Contest is an incentivized campaign for C21 Agents to request and reward buyer and seller referrals from existing customers. This 10 week campaign will award a different weekly prize for agents as well as a monthly prize drawing for C21 customers providing a buyer or seller referral. CONTEST PERIOD The contest period will be February 14th - April 26th, 2019. Weekly Agent Entries can...

New Rules and Changes for 2019

Governor Brown signed a series of legislative bills on September 30, 2018. Below is list of new laws pertaining to real estate that agents should anticipate to impact California real estate in 2019. 1. Building Permits Expiration Period Extended (AB 2913) - Effective 1/1/19 This bill provides that a permit would remain valid for purposes of the California Building Standards Law if the work on the site authorized by that...

Central Coast Regional Home Prices Stabilize at 12 Percent; Closed Sales Slowed in February as Pending Sales Rose

Arroyo Grande, CA – March 14, 2015—Home sales in California’s Central Coast and Ventura Regions declined along seasonal patterns in February, typically the region’s slowest month for sales, but brisk pending sales promise a rebound in the coming months.  Prices throughout the regions stabilized at about 12 percent above price levels February 2015, according to the latest market analysis from CENTURY 21 Hometown Realty.  In the Central Coastal Region, monthly...

New York Times Video About Life in San Luis Obispo

Whenever we get out of town, we commonly are faced with a dilemma when people ask where we are from. Most people around America have never heard of San Luis Obispo County. We typically end up telling people that it is halfway between LA and San Francisco. For most, that is a good enough answer. Although SLO County residents know that this is one of the most prized places to...

Where do Central Coast Home Buyers Come From

Century 21 Hometown has more consumer website traffic (over 600,000 monthly visits) than any other brokerage or franchise website on the Central Coast according to Hitwise. Only Century 21 Hometown partners Realtor.com, Zillow.com, and Trulia.com have more. No other brokerage ranks in the top 10 for the Central Coast DMA, Hitwise reports. The Central Coast DMA or Demographic Market Area is defined as the stretch of the California coastline that...

Whats that Sound? How to fix house noises

Just about every home makes a little noise, but sometimes the noises are not just charming creeks, they annoy you. Rather than calling Ghost Hunters, there are a few things that you can do to make those noises go away. In fact, sometimes those noises you hear are early warnings of a big problem waiting to happen - like a backed up sewer line. If you can figure out what...

Central Coast Ranches For Sale

Century 21 Hometown Realty may be the only brokerage along the coast of California that offers a dedicated division of agents focused on marketing Central Coast Ranch and Agriculture properties. The agents dedicated to central coast ranch and ag properties have deep knowledge about the attributes of ranch and land that enhance or detract from the value of the property. Attributes like access to water, inclusion in the Williamson Act, and...

Real Estate Markets improving on Central Coast and Bakersfield

Today, home prices are moving up. Real Estate markets always move - but since 2006 - the movement has been mostly down until the spring of 2012. That is a 6 year slump that has challenged both home buyers and home sellers. Since the spring, home prices have moved up. This is a natural effect that seems to always happen in an election year.  Here is something to keep in...

Rent Vs. Buy

Americans’ Expectations Align to Encourage Home Buying More consumers may be looking to purchase homes with a shift in several key housing market indicators, according to Fannie Mae’s March 2012 consumer attitudinal National Housing Survey. More Americans now expect both home rental and home purchase prices to increase over the next year.   Nearly half of consumers expect higher rental prices, the highest number recorded since monthly tracking began in...