Sonoma County enjoyed the largest rate of annual home price appreciation in the Bay Area in August, but the region needs more inventory in order to remain relatively affordable. Pacific Union Chief Economist Selma Hepp offers an in-depth analysis of the local real estate market.
May 19, 2016 • Posted in Sonoma County
A relaxed atmosphere, pleasant climate, spectacular scenery, and relatively affordable homes are attracting an increasing number of families and second-home buyers to the once little-known city of Cloverdale.
February 4, 2016 • Posted in Sonoma County
Within walking distance of downtown and brimming with Sonoma County history, Petaluma's Midtown neighborhood is a popular choice with first-time buyers, thanks to both its convenience and relatively affordable homes.
December 3, 2015 • Posted in Sonoma County
Wine Country homebuyers seeking bucolic living not far from two of Sonoma County's largest cities should investigate the tiny, tight-knit community of Penngrove.
September 17, 2015 • Posted in Sonoma County
Situated on the banks of the Russian River amid towering redwood trees, the small, scenic, and relaxed community of Guerneville is becoming an increasingly popular spot for Sonoma County homebuyers, particularly given that real estate there remains quite affordable.
June 24, 2015 • Posted in Sonoma County
Perhaps best locally known for its concentration of handsome and historic homes, Petaluma's D Street neighborhood also earns points with Sonoma County homebuyers for its excellent schools and proximity to the city's thriving downtown.
May 28, 2015 • Posted in Sonoma County
Not far from Sonoma County's two largest cities but a world apart from the bustle of the Bay Area, the laid-back coastal community of Bodega Bay is steeped in the natural beauty that has long drawn people to Northern California -- one reason that home prices have seen sizable gains over the past two years.
February 18, 2015 • Posted in Sonoma County
A laid-back, small-town atmosphere and plentiful community events draw Sonoma County homebuyers to the city of Cotati, ensuring that properties remain an in-demand commodity.
Sonoma County homebuyers seeking privacy and a rural setting just minutes from all areas of Santa Rosa should certainly eye the high-end Montecito Heights neighborhood, which offers residents access to some of the region's top schools.
Looking for a large, luxury home in Sonoma County that offers plenty of privacy not far from downtown Santa Rosa? The planned community of Shiloh could be for you.
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