RECOUNT!!

I guess anyone might demand a recount if they really want to. But its clear only those on the short end of vote counts ever want a recount. You COULD demand a recount for home sales in Santa Fe year to date or you could just bite your lip and accept my numbers. They are […]

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And down the stretch they come

Wrapping up November is bittersweet as the year is now almost expired and our memories and scars are still fresh enough to wonder how it went so quickly. The year began with realistic hopes of flying high into the record books as the year when we finally shrugged off all the baggage from the real […]

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How do you recognize Cinco de Mayo?

Given the standard evolution of “holidays” into excuses to take off work or celebrate with adult beverages, this one gives people one more reason to smile and raise a toast. The actual day and event that started it is from deep into Old Mexico’s history as the entry from Wikipedia shows:  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cinco_de_Mayo …not to be […]

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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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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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One more month, with gusto!!

The numbers are good, getting better constantly and we still are reaching levels not seen since 2006, so all is wonderful, correct? Mostly wonderful and yes, this success is welcome! We keep reading about how hot the markets are in cities and states near us and admit to feeling left out. Lets make 2016 a […]

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You had me at Hiya Howdy!

Greetings to all of you from distant parts of the universe, like Texas. You are visiting a blog (known to be available world-wide) that is local in flavor and focus. If you presently live in Santa Fe, you may find some familiar information about your town in these pages. If you are in the real […]

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Thank you for your business

Glad to report that the number of wonderful people I have worked with directly (as buyers or sellers of real estate) has grown over the last year. Thankfully I have been blessed with some success and trust that each of you enjoyed at least some of the process working with me.

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