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Wall Street Journal Logo - Petaluma Real Estate NewsRebecca Celli – An Expert on Petaluma Real Estate

In January 2013, the Petaluma real estate market was bouncing back from the well-known dip it had taken the years prior. Rebecca Celli was one of only a few experts selected by The Wall State Journal to comment on the local real estate market. The article focused on the comeback and how the recent boom in social media was helping the market to come back strong, even initiating bidding wars to further increase luxury property purchase prices.

You can download the full article now and read about the Bay Area real estate market recovery. The article highlights home buyers throughout the Sonoma County and Northern California region.

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Rebecca Celli – Petaluma Selling Season off to a Great Start

In July 2016, Rebecca Celli was asked to provide her expert opinion on the Petaluma summer selling season by Trend Vision.  Looking at the second quarter numbers for Petaluma, Rebecca predicts that, “strong seasonal sales for the second year in a row are a good sign of the destination Petaluma has become as the gateway to the wine country.”  Further, while there are fewer inventories, more sales is the landscape of today’s real estate market in Petaluma.  The moral of the story….if you are thinking of selling, don’t be shy!  The summer selling season is off to a great start!

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Rebecca Celli_News from the C.A.R.Rebecca Celli – News from California Association of Realtors Ⓡ (C.A.R.)

In this Trend Vision article,  Rebecca Celli takes a look at Bay area stats (which includes Marin and Sonoma Counties) and compares them to the rest of California.  She also reviews trends put forward by the CALIFORNIA ASSOCIATION OF REALTORS® (C.A.R.), according to which California pending home sales (led by the San Francisco Bay Area market) have continued their upward momentum in June to post three straight months of annual increases. In Petaluma, 381 homes have closed escrow YTD with the average price for Petaluma West currently trending at $744,000 and $630,000 for the East side. Penngrove is $858,000.

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Rebecca Celli – News from National Association of Realtors Ⓡ (N.A.R.)

In this Trend Vision article,  Rebecca Celli discusses what’s happening in real estate nation-wide, according to the NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF REALTORS® (N.A.R.).  The nation has seen a solid first half of 2016 in sales gains for the housing market and an unprecedented number of first-time buyers (numbers that we haven’t seen in nearly four years)!  According to Lawrence Yun, N.A.R. Chief economist, “Sustained job growth as well as this year’s descent in mortgage rates is undoubtedly driving the appetite for home purchases.”

Download the full article now and also read about the Petaluma & Penngrove real estate markets.

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Rebecca Celli – Looks Can Be Deceiving!

In this Trend Vision article,  Rebecca Celli does a 10-year review of the housing market & reveals how we can have an increase in sales without an increase in inventory.  The short answer, Petaluma is fast becoming a destination location for buyers from the greater Bay Area.  “With so much to offer in the way of restaurants, shopping, employment and education, not to mention recreation” Rebecca says, “who would not want to live here?”

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Rebecca Celli – The Gap is Widening!

In this Trend Vision article,  Rebecca Celli discusses the Petaluma real estate gap that is trending between active list prices, the median price, and closed sales price.  According to Rebecca, “It’s wider than it was a year ago…[and]…if you are looking for a home on the upper end of the market and have a median priced home to sell this is your perfect storm to move up!”

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