El Dorado County Real Estate

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Looks like home prices in the Sacramento area are pacing ahead of wages earned.

According to RealtyTrac, a real estate information company out of Irivine, Calif., Sacramento's home prices are 9% higher than they were last year at this time, but the growth of the wages and earnings is up 5%.

Home prices Sacramento and the Tri-County region have steadily been on the rise since bottoming out in early 2012, however earnings haven't been able to keep pace with the rapid rise of homes.

RealtyTrac reports the least affordable region in the area is El Dorado County, where an average wage earner living there must spend 67% of their earnings to purchased a home worth $430,000.

The most affordable area to live in the region remains Sacramento County,

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Sellers market SacramentoWith housing statistics and sales released for the month of May in Sacramento, lower inventories have pushed home price up slightly on a year-to-year basis.

A report by Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage shows the median sale price on all single-family homes in Sacramento, El Dorado and Placer Counties was at $345,000, a jump of 7.5% from May 2015 when the price was $321,000.

The reason for the increase is there aren't as many homes for sale in the Tri-County area, where the total number of listings in May was 4,474 - down a staggering 27% from a year ago. According to the report, the largest inventory drop came in Sacramento County, where there was 33% fewer homes for sale last month.

Of the three counties, Sacramento County showed as the

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Looks like the average home price in Sacramento and El Dorado Counties has trended slightly downward in May, while single-family homes in Placer County have basically remained unchanged.

In Sacramento County, the median list price of single-family homes selling for less than $250,000 dropped 2.75% to $209,000, while single-family homes listed for more than $250,000 dropped 4.24% to $416,553.

Meanwhile, condos and townhomes in Sacramento saw a large jump in price - 10.12% for units listed at more than $100,000. The new median price is now $234,000, showing these residences are in high demand.

Then there's the average price of condos and townhomes (listed for more than $200,000) in El Dorado, which has jumped big time by some 62.99% to an average

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What are the top reasons owning a home makes financial sense?

  • Housing is one of the highest leveraged investments you can have.

  • You are paying your own mortgage or someone else’s.

  • Owning a home makes you save for your future.

  • Tax Benefits.

  • Owning is a hedge against inflation.

    Bottom Line:

    Buying a home makes sense financially and helps your build for your future.

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Fed's meeting notes are out today and GOOD NEWS nothing to worry about here. “Almost all” were in favor of raising the Fed funds rate in December with one or two policy makers not comfortable with the decision. Nothing new with the Dot plot which remained unchanged from the prior meeting. Overall the minutes had a dovish tone as a number of policy makers who had concerns about raising rates were quite vocal. Seems to me that the committee will be cautious and gradual when it comes to raising rates on a go forward basis.

10 year note still trading at 2.18%. Mortgage pricing better by 1/32nd post release. Stocks now off 325 points on the Dow. Worst start to the year for the stock market since 2008. 2016 maybe the year to equip your desk chair with a

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serrano-country-clubSerrano is a beautiful neighborhood with families and singles alike. Safety is always a big factor when choosing a neighborhood and Serrano is just that and more. When you’re thinking of living in a beautiful area, a quiet area and one that looks out for one another, Serrano should be the first neighborhood that comes to mind. With beautiful, well up kept and landscaped homes; you can ensure that you get a beautiful home that fits well with the rest of the neighborhood.

Where is Serrano located?

Right on top of the rolling hills of El Dorado Hills, Serrano is the secluded neighborhood that has all of the conveniences and comforts you’d find within a larger community. With small shops, friendly neighbors and enough parks to go around, everyone is

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El Dorado Hills and Folsom both open up to the beautiful landscaping, homes and community around them. With highly rated schools within walking distance from both neighborhoods, children can feel safe and secure while parents allow them to have more freedom. No house on the block looks drab or run down, and each has it’s own unique quality to offer to the new homeowner.

Our Beautiful Features Homes Within This Area

489 Muerer St, Folsom

489-muerer-st-folsom-ca$595,000
Bedrooms: 6
Bathrooms: 3
MLS: 15030163

If you want to live in a lush, upscale home that has it all and more, this beautiful home is it. With lush landscaping all around and a backyard large enough to let the kids or dogs roam, it is ideal for families. The home opens up to the living area and kitchen, allowing

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Both Marina Woods and American River Canyon North provide the homeowners with a beautiful place to bring their families, enjoy the nearby amenities and get the most from the neighborhood. With many shops, attractions and recreational facilities near the neighborhood, families have many options for fine dining, having fun and exploring the area around them. The schools are also highly rated, with smaller class sizes providing additional support to those students that need it.

el-dorado-hills-real-estate5188 Garlenda Dr, El Dorado Hills, CA

$539,000
Bedrooms: 3/4
Bathrooms: 3
MLS: 15010245

All rooms located on the same spacious floor, allowing an open entertaining feel to it. The split floor plan gives the feeling of having a much larger home than what the numbers say. The

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placerville-homes-for-salePlacerville, CA has come a long way since its beginnings as a Gold Rush town. Located in beautiful El Dorado County, this modest town of over 10,000 residents can be found in between Shingle Springs and Camino. Convenient access to US Highway 50 and I-49, brings you to world class attractions in Sacramento to the West and recreation at Lake Tahoe to the East.

Attractions Near Placerville Homes For Sale

Homebuyers are attracted to Placerville real estate however for reasons outside of location. With a wonderful selection of historical landmarks, charming downtown area, local wineries and farms, and a wealth of nearby recreational activities, Placerville really does appeal to all ages. The community is located in the scenic foothills of the Sierra

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blackstone-el-dorado-hillsBlackstone in El Dorado Hills is one of the newest and most unique master planned communities in El Dorado County.  Located on 990 acres, this master planned community is set amidst 330 acres of lush rolling terrain lined with mature oak trees, has panoramic views of the Sacramento Valley, and is walking distance to the El Dorado Hills Business Park.  It is also an easy commute on Highway 50 to surrounding cities, such as Folsom, Rancho Cordova, and Sacramento.  It is no wonder this amazing community was named the winner of the 2012 MAME’s Master Planned Community of the Year.

Blackstone Clubhouse, El Dorado Hills

Blackstone in El Dorado Hills Clubhouse is one of the many unique features of this beautiful community.  Blackstone’s 10,500 square foot

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