I LOVE Walnut Creek’s downtown area. There is always sooooo much to do. There are the First Wednesday events each and every month. There is tons to do, tons to see, and our city embraces the art and entertainment. First Wednesday events are held on Cypress St. from 5-8pm. The up and coming schedule is […]
I recently received a question about tearing vinyl flooring out of a home to increase its value. Yes, the more upgrades you do to a home, the better the home’s value becomes. This said, many of my senior clients still have vinyl in their family homes and want to read about inexpensive ways to upgrade […]
I can’t talk enough about how excited I am for the renovation of Walnut Creek’s Broadway Plaza. According to the website, “Broadway Plaza is redefining 250,000 square feet of retail space, adding opportunity for retailers to bring their best concepts to this lively downtown property, anchored by Neiman Marcus, Nordstrom and Macy’s.” The expanded shopping area […]
Sam Benson, of WalnutCreekSeniors.com, has won a 2016 Board of Directors position with Contra Costa Association of REALTORS®. FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Director-at-Large elect for Contra Costa Association of REALTORS® (CCAR) has been announced and the winner is Walnut Creek’s own Sam Benson. Benson, who is a second generation business owner, specializes in helping seniors right-size […]
THE STORY OF 326 TAMPICO, WALNUT CREEK, CA Lisa Your of Meyer Realty in Louisville, Kentucky was searching for a real estate broker that could help her Father-in-Law in Walnut Creek, CA sell his home. Allen has lived in the 1 story town-home with his wife for 18 years. His wife had passed and Allen […]
I recently watched a program on NBC about a current real estate boom. As the program ended, I was stunned. Here’s what was said, “U.S. commercial real estate is the midst of a big foreign investment boom that is likely to continue, according to one prominent expert. China is leading the boom, but money also […]
Sam Benson of Walnut Creek Seniors provides a free infographic on what one should consider when buying a new home.
Sam Benson provides a free infographic on the six types of senior housing.
Usually the 55+ demographics of buyers have different wants, needs, and budgets when buying a home vs. a new homeowner demographic. There are no rules that should dictate how and what property you purchase in either demographic. This said, there are three common things that I tell my senior demographic to consider when downsizing the […]
If you’re a senior seeking to sell your family home, right now is a good time to start taking action. Walnut Creek has a limited inventory, which means homes are staying on the market for less time and are bringing in multiple offers. In fact, our area is one of the hottest areas in the […]