All Blog Entries by Phil Boren

Phil Boren is a 30-year real estate veteran with RE/MAX Gold in Roseville, California.  If you have any questions about NorCal real estate, feel free to contact us online or call 916-960-8895.

Found 124 blog entries published by Phil Boren.

NEW LOW PRICE! Priced over $10K below recent appraisal, our newest listing is a unique unit in the well-maintained and conveniently-located Creekside community in Citrus Heights. 6226 Oak Valley Lane is a 2-bedroom, 3-bath unit that also features a hard-to-find, attached 2-car garage! Price also includes all-new, stainless-steel kitchen appliances.This home is located near the intersection of Greenback and Auburn, near lots of shopping, retail, and with easy access to I-80. Click the link above for more listing info and maps; for more neighborhood and school information, use this link.

6226 Oak Valley Lane Price Reduced

Creekside Community in Citrus Heights

6226 Oak Valley Ln., Citrus Heights, CA 95621


6226 Oak Valley Ln., Citrus Heights

6226 Oak Valley

6226 oak valley lane, citrus heights, ca

6226 Oak Valley

The Creekside community is known for being well-maintained, and for its convenient location in Citrus Heights, and this particular unit

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Looking for a beautifully-updated Roseville home for sale? 902 Palisade Ct. has to be on your short list and will not disappoint. Now in escrow! You'll love the 4-bedroom/3-bath design and the cul-de-sac location in Rueter Ranch, and the updated features include bamboo and stone floors, granite counters and newer cabinets in the island kitchen, vaulted/exposed-beam ceilings, 2 fireplaces, and more. Click the link above for more listing details; for more property, neighborhood and school information, use this link.

902 Palisade Court, Roseville

Roseville Homes For Sale

902 Palisade Ct.

Rueter Ranch Homes

902 Palisade Court, Roseville 95661

Roseville Homes For Sale

This beautifully-updated home is spacious, light and bright, and is in move-in condition! The space is so livable, and you'll feel the pride of ownership in all the tasteful upgrades the sellers have made. The

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New listing alert ... Now SOLD! Better-than-new home for sale in Roseville, without going all the way out to West Roseville! Built in 2015 and in move-in condition, this newer Craftsman-style home at 412 East St. is light, bright, clean and open, and is a unique combination of location and amenities that will please even the most discerning buyer. Click the link above for more listing information; for more property, neighborhood and school information, use this link.

412 East St., Roseville

Roseville Homes For Sale

412 East Street

This charming home exudes character and is conveniently located near walking trails, area freeways, schools, and shopping, and features all the amenities you would expect from a better-than-new home. Features include: hardwood floors, high, exposed-beam ceilings, open floor

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New Listing Alert! 7000 Escallonia Dr. in Citrus Heights just hit the market, is already in escrow after multiple offers, and has a lot to offer its new owner. This 4-bedroom, 2-bath home has been tastefully updated, has a big, fenced back yard with a patio and an above-ground pool, and also has possible RV access! Click the link above for more listing details; for more property, school and school information, click here.

7000 Escallonia Dr., Citrus Heights

Citrus Heights Homes For Sale

7000 Escallonia Dr.

Citrus Heights Homes For Sale

Citrus Heights Homes For Sale With a Pool

This is a terrific single-story home with a pool, and a large back yard that is perfect for entertaining. Other features include: Gleaming wood floors, open floor plan, 4 bedrooms, 2 baths, 2-car garage, RV access, an updated kitchen with granite counters and a gas range, newer windows, cozy fireplace, and a lot

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New Ashley Woods Listing! Now SOLD. Behind the gate, 6171 Lockridge Dr. represented a rare opportunity for homes in zip code 95746. This is an updated, single-story home with a solar-heated pool and spa, 3-car garage, open floor plan, and so much more, all located in a unique setting adjacent to open space that affords the lucky owners privacy that's hard to find in this price range. Click the link above to see more property info or watch our Virtual Open House; to see more property, neighborhood and school information, use this link.

6171 Lockridge Dr.

Ashley Woods Granite Bay Homes For Sale

Granite Bay Homes For Sale

6171 Lockridge Dr.

Homes For Sale in 95746

Homes For Sale in Ashley Woods Granite Bay

This executive home has a beautifully-open floor plan that takes advantage of all the natural light, and has been tastefully updated with flooring, fixtures, and new paint. It's in move-in

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As the Coronavirus spreads across the globe, we all face some level of uncertainty. Our NorCal Home Team is working hard behind the scenes to stay connected with our clients and to answer questions about the real estate market. In general, we see the local and state-wide shelter-in-place orders as serious, but short-term influences on the residential real estate market. The question is, how long will any disruption affect our market? As with any disruption, even if it's a a short-term one, markets can be impacted. Here are some recent market trends:

Unique to this recent pandemic has been the mandated closing of all non-essential businesses across the State of California for what is expected to be several weeks. This is expected to affect real-estate

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The residential re-sale market here in the tri-county area of NorCal has been robust so far in 2020, but some potential home buyers continue to be frustrated with the decline in or lack of inventory - at least in Placer and Sacramento Counties. The following information is compiled by the California Association of Realtors® for Placer, Sacramento, and El Dorado Counties as of January, 2020. Click on the respective pics below to see the full report for each county.Placer County Real Estate

Sacramento County Real Estate

El Dorado County Real Estate

In general, there is a consistent theme in both Placer and Sacramento Counties, with YTY respective inventories down, median price up, and time on the market down; El Dorado County has seen the opposite: YTY inventory up over 30%, median price down nearly 4%, and time on the market up

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New Listings in Roseville! According to MetroList today, there are a total of 63 homes that have hit the Roseville real estate market in the last few days, with a range in list price from $227,500 to $1,250,000 and an average of $542,672. That's a pretty wide range, but you have to remember that Roseville covers a fairly large area and features a wide variety of homes and prices. The lower end of the new-listing range is a 2-bedroom, 1-bath home with 920 square feet, while the high end of the range is a 5-bedroom, 6-bath home with 4,489 square feet. You can see them all here.

 Roseville Real Estate

We've also put together other popular groups of Roseville listings that might interest you, including Roseville homes with a pool, Roseville luxury homes, homes with recent

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Catta Verdera is Lincoln CA's exclusive and gated, golf-course community that consists of about 900 total acres and 501 home sites as large as 1/2 an acre. The Catta Verdera Country Club is an integral part of this master-planned community, and features a 30,000 square foot, Santa-Barbara-inspired clubhouse that features full-service restaurants and a bar. Residents here enjoy many outdoor activities and open-space views, and there are miles of trails, wetlands and wildlife that belie the community's convenient location within minutes of nearby Roseville and Rocklin.

Catta Verdera Lincoln Homes

Catta Verdera Country Club

Catta Verdera Golf Course

The Catta Verdera real estate market features homes that currently range in price from just over $700,000, with estate-sized properties as high as $1.6M. As of this

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California real estate withholding rules have changed - again. Effective January 1, 2020, every real-estate-sale transaction will trigger the need for a new FTB Form 593 to be filed with the Franchise Tax Board, even if the seller qualifies for one of several exemptions. It's not a new tax, but a new reporting requirement. Whether you are buying or selling a home in California, this change will come into effect with the closing of your escrow. Here's a good summary of all the changes that came into effect with this recent change, from our friends at Fidelity Title - just click the pic below to see the flyer:

California Real Estate Withholding Form 593

In a nutshell, this new form impacts sellers to the extent that they have to fill out a new form, and buyers to the extent that they are

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