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 […]
When I help my senior clients find new housing options in the greater Walnut Creek area, I am astonished on how many of my clients truly don’t understand the difference between active adult communities and assisted living communities. I wanted to clarify the definitions because I also realized that some of my clients, and many […]
I was recently asked if I could help provide some pointers for a senior couple who I helped downsize their living situation to meet their current lifestyle needs. The request inspired me to write this blog. You see, too many seniors are under the impression that an estate sale has to come after they have […]
I’m often referred to as Walnut Creek’s Senior Real Estate Specialist. While I am a real estate broker who focuses on senior real estate, I don’t mind being referred to as the city’s “go to” specialist or expert. There are many benefits for working with someone, like myself, who is focused on the senior demographic. […]