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COLUMN: Risks of Investment Properties

When considering investment housing, there are issues and concerns to be aware of.

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COLUMN: How long do people stay in their homes?

San Benito County is its own hyper-local market and that means we are often different from other counties and states.

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COLUMN: Millennials are the group to watch

Millennials prove to have the highest purchase increase over any other group.

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COLUMN: Why buy a home this summer?

When mortgage rates increase, your purchasing power declines

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COLUMN: If I sell, then what?

In the current market, you may be considering selling, but it is hard to commit when you don't know what you will do next

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STRAW Returns to Gonzales Ranch with Local Students

Students and Teachers Restoring a Watershed (STRAW) continues restoration planting with local students on a working cattle ranch. Interested community members are invited to participate.

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OPINION: When to sell?

Having your home in great shape can be more important that when you list

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OPINION: Preparing saves time

Bring your lender into the loop and identify your price bracket

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OPINION: Monterey Bay Community Power is the right choice for Hollister

Hollister City Council should vote "yes" on joining the Monterey Bay Community Power joint powers authority

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Dr. Kathleen Rose, (center in navy blue) talks with trustees, faculty and community members during the coffee held in San Juan Bautista.

100+ Days of Engagement at Gavilan College

A look at the first 100 days on the job for new Gavilan College Superintendent/President Dr. Kathleen Rose

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COMMENTARY: Break the logjam in Congress

Hollister resident supports Jimmy Panetta for Congress for positions he says align with progressive politics of the Central Coast, and because Casey Lucius will vote to elect a Republican speaker of the House who will continue to block popular legislation

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San Benito Realtors at CAR Legislative Day 2016

REAL ESTATE SNAPSHOTS: 2016 Legislative Day with California Association of Realtors

A quick look at the San Benito real estate market and thoughts from CAR 2016 Legislative Day

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Street festival celebrates 30th anniversary this year

Vehicle owners interested in participating are encouraged to sign up for the anniversary event

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REAL ESTATE SNAPSHOTS: Should you sell your house on your own?

Selling a home on your own is a risky proposition

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"FUND"amentals of advocacy

Protecting the rights of facility-placed elders is a community effort

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Women in Ranching group at the Paicines Ranch, Paicines, Calif.

Leaning In on the Range

Women offer a unique perspective and valuable leadership in Agriculture

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Inspire Performing Arts Academy Spotlights Students of the Month

Inspire Performing Arts Academy recognizes local dancers for their efforts

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R.E.A.C.H.ing Across America: Jim Ostdick begins his cross-country trek

Adventurer will walk -- and blog -- his way across America

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Small inventory, but great houses on the market.  Good time to sell.

SAN BENITO REAL ESTATE SNAPSHOTS: Real estate market primed for expansion

The Federal Reserve raising interest rates indicates optimism in the housing market and the economy as a whole. The 2016 housing market will likely remain a sellers’ market

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Real Estate Snapshots: Have a local Realtor help with home-buying process

Whether you buy a new or existing home, you are in good hands with a local Realtor

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