Category: Real Estate News

Let the Vargas Group turn you into a home buying expert

What? We will have two lenders discussing buyer programs and strategies that are relevant in today’s marketplace. Food and drinks will be served. Who? Anyone who is interested in buying a house, regardless of experience or readiness. When? Sunday December 4th Registration begins at 4p.m. Seminar begins at 5p.m. Space is limited, please RSVP by […]

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PVAOR Installation of the 2017 Officers & directors

December 12, 2016 Pajaro Valley Association of REALTORS® is proud to bring you the Installation of the 2017 Officers & directors welcoming incoming President Roberta Annett and Awards Banquet. The event will take place at the VFW Hall located at 1960 Freedom Blvd., Freedom, CA 95019 between 5:00 to 8:00p.m.. Check-in & no host cocktails from 5:00 [...] Read More

Realtors donate to CASA

The Pajaro Valley Association of Realtors presented a check for $2,500 to Court Appointed Special Advocates (CASA) on Tuesday. The funds were raised during the PVAOR’s annual golf tournament at Spring Hills Golf Course on Aug. 5, 2016.

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3rd Annual Charity Chili Cook-Off

Aldina Real Estate Inc. Guests sample chili and check out booths from various businesses during the third annual Charity Chili Cook-Off and Business Expo put on by Aldina Real Estate Inc. on Aug. 20. The free event featured live entertainment by The Ville Band. Local businesses competed during the chili cook-off to benefit organizations such [...] Read More
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Mid-year 2016 Real Estate Recap

By RUTH BATES Broker Associate & MBA We are halfway through 2016 and the real estate world in Aptos is fast and furious! Forty-seven homes have sold in Aptos in the past 60 days, selling in 28 days on average. Median List Price was $949,000 and Median Sales Price was $935,000. Sales prices are way […]

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Hunger Hoedown Realtor Challenge 2016

Sunday July 31st 3pm – 7pm The Santa Cruz County and Pajaro Valley Association of Realtors are the Presenting Sponsors of the Second Harvest Hunger Hoedown. They are challenging every agent in the County to raise $100 so that Second Harvest can provide another child a healthy meal every day for a whole year. Agencies […]

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Aptos Real Estate Update

Happy New Year fellow Aptosians!

2015 real estate recap

Broker Associate and MBA
Home values increased significantly in Aptos in 2015. 330 Single Family Homes were sold at an average sales price of $782K (on homes sold below $1 million). 88 homes sold for over $1 million, 94 homes sold at $800K-$1M, 113 homes sold at $600K-$800K and even 33 homes sold below $600K. 59 townhomes (Avg. Sales Price $602K) and 31 condos (Avg. Sales Price $556K) were sold in 2015.

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