Marilyn Ferreira sits with her husband and her six grandchildren. Photo provided.

History & Profiles

Sponsor Highlight: A pioneer for women in business and leadership

As a single mother, Marilyn Ferreira's interest in real estate started with wanting a career that allowed time for her three daughters.

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San Benito County Association of Realtors goes for affordable housing grant

Potential $50,000 in grant funding could go to first time homebuyers if approved.

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Business / Economy

COMMENTARY: San Benito County Association of Realtors celebrates National Home Ownership Month

National Home Ownership Month is a time for the real estate industry to celebrate and promote the American dream of owning a home.

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COLUMN: Understanding the role of a Realtor

What should your Realtor do for you?

Pierce Real Estate in Hollister

Pierce Real Estate hosts free home buying seminar

Attendees will learn about the ins and outs of buying a home including loans, down payments, credit scores, and the buying process.

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San Benito County Association of Realtor’s Candidate’s Forum

The San Benito County Association of Realtor's event is an opportunity to learn from candidates the main issues and concerns of the real estate community.

Councilman Karson Klauer, second from left, recused himself concerning properties on Industrial Drive. Photos by John Chadwell.

Business / Economy

Hollister Councilman Karson Klauer under investigation for conflict of interest

The state agency is investigating Klauer for possible conflicts of interest involving the city's cannabis ordinance and real estate deals that may have benefited his father and a co-worker.

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Business / Economy

COLUMN: Risks of Investment Properties

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

New housing construction in Hollister.

Business / Economy

OPINION: Development Agreements Can Be a Better Solution

This is the fourth and final article in a series about residential development management in Hollister and San Benito County

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Business / Economy

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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Business / Economy

COLUMN: Millennials are the group to watch

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


Business / Economy

Earth home on Frazier Lake Road a rare sale for local agent

When Jason Noble got the listing for an unusual home, the first thing he had to do was figure out how much it was worth, then he had to find a cash buyer because Fannie Mae does not have financing guidelines for earth homes

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Business / Economy

COLUMN: Why buy a home this summer?

When mortgage rates increase, your purchasing power declines

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Business / Economy

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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Business / Economy

OPINION: To rent or buy?

Real estate broker Renee Kunz reminds consumers to check into buying before they sign a rental lease