Author: David DuPont

Southern Marin includes the Towns of Mill Valley, Sausalito, Belvedere and Tiburon. The leap in home sales is facilitated by the strong Bay Area economy, the difficulty of placing young children in San Francisco private schools, high prices in the City, and record low mortgage rates....

Central Marin includes the towns of Corte Madera, Greenbrae, Kentfield, Ross, San Anselmo and Larkspur. Year to year swings in buyer preference between Ross and Kentfield are typical, with Ross the winner this year. The crowding of Bacich classes and the relative space in Ross School...

Last week’s economic data thankfully came in a bit better than expected. Third Quarter GDP printed above expectations, at 2.8%. The October Employment Report showed nonfarm payroll increased by 204,000 new jobs, almost twice the average forecast. 60,000 new jobs were added to both September and...

[caption id="attachment_2406" align="aligncenter" width="489"] Unique comparison of home prices in Marin County that takes into consideration house size and buyer preference for house size. (The DuPont Group Price Index)[/caption]   [caption id="attachment_2439" align="aligncenter" width="475"] Graphic representation of average selling prices for homes and condos in Marin County...

[caption id="attachment_2421" align="aligncenter" width="490"] Unique comparison of home prices in Larkspur that takes into consideration house size and buyer preference for house size. (The DuPont Group Price Index)[/caption]   [caption id="attachment_2434" align="aligncenter" width="481"] Graphic representation of average selling prices for homes and condos in Larkspur through June...