The Santa Fe Consultants Blog

Read what our three expert Santa Fe Real Estate Consultants think about the dynamic and exciting real estate market of Santa Fe and northern New Mexico.

What is your hot button?

I welcome others doing any analysis of statistics for residential real estate in Santa Fe County. Please publish and please document what you have found. I treat all information as helpful and important. Hoping all of you will do the same. But someone was recently quoted as saying inventory had climbed higher than it was […]

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It’s complicated…

No, the real estate market is not complicated. It can run hot or it can run cold, sales can climb and/or sales can drop. It can be stagnant and it can be limping along with barely any change month to month.  What is complicated is trying to fit the quality of a home into a […]

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The St. Patrick’s day shuffle

This time of the calendar year we see the start of heavy numbers of newly listed property show up. A typical day now sees 30 plus new listings and maybe 8 sold properties. At that rate the inventory climbs rapidly and the balanced market we enjoyed during the winter shifts to become a buyers market […]

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Election year and a stock market shakeup

What are the stable factors in our economy today? Growth is primarily in service industry jobs, I guess. And medicine and health care. The energy sector is reeling from low prices and excess inventory. And yet people want to drill baby drill just outside the Chaco Culture National Historical Park because they think they can […]

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May the bird of paradise…

Once or twice a month I wake up in the middle of the night and realize I am tense and gritting my teeth because I think I may have failed to update this blog site. Just kidding; it gets updated with new statistical data every month around the 10th, whether I sleep well or not. […]

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On the sunny side of the street

When you are wishing for a day when you might dance and sing, it’s the sunny side that helps you get into that mood. As bright as can be, close enough for warmth, yet at a safe distance to benefit instead of scald, our sun is a super star to us. It warms us through […]

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Just try to top this, 2015!

Literally speaking, this past year of 2015 was the best best 2015 ever!! In all my days I have never seen such a 2015 and its unlikely it will ever be matched. It was a unique year in so many ways. It is the only 2015 we will see in our lifetimes. It was 15 years […]

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At the finish line – 12.31.15

Last chance today to sell one more home if you want it to be counted in the 2015 numbers. And what a year it was for Santa Fe residential real estate! We have likely seen the last of the really cheap mortgage money, a national trend, and also have seen inventory drop to the lowest […]

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Wish you were here

What a time to be in Santa Fe! As of now we have over 70 inches of snow base on the ski mountain and the shops are full of gifts for those you love. We have many worthy charities that will accept your donation and we have hundreds of fine restaurants (and cafes) that will […]

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