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Exciting find in Alta Sierra, Ca. (Grass Valley) BRING YOUR TOYS! continue reading…
Celebrate The 2013 Holiday Season in Auburn, Ca and Nearby Communities ~ Cornish Christmas & Victorian Christmas
Celebrate The 2013 Holiday Season in Auburn, Ca and Nearby Communities ~ Cornish Christmas & Victorian Christmas continue reading…
Upcoming Event Near Auburn Ca ~ Harvest Festival on the Green at Ananda Village. continue reading…
Combined Home Sales for Lake of the Pines, Alta Sierra, South County, Peardale/Chicago Park, Grass Valley, Colfax/Weimar, Penn Valley, Nevada City and Auburn Ca. in 2013
Home sales for Lake of the Pines, Alta Sierra, South County, Peardale/Chicago Park, Grass Valley, Colfax/Weimar, Penn Valley, Nevada City and Auburn Ca. in 2013. As we finalize our look at our local Real Estate happenings, we have combined our areas into one one report for you. For this analysis, we’ll look at sales data from the Nevada County Association of Realtors for the first quarter of 2013. This analysis shows the “average” sold data for homes that were not short sales.
Number of homes sold 149
Average Days on the Market (DOM) 111
Median Asking Price at time of sale $353,931
Asking Price per square foot $161.76
Median Sold Price $341,819
Percent sold price to asking price 97.35%
The average size of homes sold 2,104 sq ft
High sold $1,650,000
Median sold $290,000
Low sold $99,000
This analysis of home sales for Lake of the Pines, Alta Sierra, South County, Peardale/Chicago Park, Grass Valley, Colfax/Weimar, Penn Valley, Nevada City and Auburn Ca. in 2013 covers the first quarter of 2013.
Attention local Auburn/Grass Valley/Nevada City, Ca. High School Girls Wishing to Attend Prom but cannot afford a Prom dress. Have you heard of the Nevada County Cinderella Project? This is a wonderful organization that collects prom dresses to provide for High School girls that are in need and wouldn’t attend prom simply because they can’t afford a dress. continue reading…
Home sales for Alta Sierra, Ca. in 2013. For this analysis, we’ll look at sales data from the Nevada County Association of Realtors for the first quarter of 2013. This analysis shows the “average” sold data for homes that were not short sales. continue reading…
I’m going to lose my job as Jenkins Team photographer if CJ keeps taking shots like these. We weren’t happy with the cover photo I took of this immaculate house 3 miles south of Grass Valley, CA, so CJ Jenkins, Intrepid Girl Photographer, went out to bag a new one. Well, CJ “brought home the bear.” That’s what we say to each other after some singular accomplishment.
Me: Did you bring home the bear?
CJ: A big one.
Me: I’ll skin it and cook it.
She’s the rain maker and I’m the closer in our business, if you haven’t already guessed that.
So here’s a much prettier look at the home:
Here is a comparison of homes sold and homes currently for sale in 3 Nevada County communities: Alta Sierra, Lake of the Pines, and Lake Wildwood. This data is provided by the Nevada County Association of Realtors Multiple Listing Service (MLS). There are a few more homes sold and for sale in these areas than indicated in this report; some properties, especially bank-owned properties, are represented by continue reading…
We talked to folks who have lived in Alta Sierra for many years and asked them what they liked about living there. Here’s what they said:
1. The location is perfect, about midway between Auburn and Grass valley.
2. It looks and feels like a park.
3. It’s so quiet. At night, an acorn falling on the driveway sounds like a gunshot.
4. The Home Owners Association dues are only $25 a year.
5. It’s only 10 minutes away from the supermarket and K Mart.
6. You can call 1-866-its-dead and somebody will come pick up the dead deer or raccoon in the road.
7. There are so many pretty hills and pine trees.
8. We have our own country club and golf course.
9. The lots are larger than most places.
10. The homes are affordable!
- Nevada City 1
- Grass Valley 2
- Alta Sierra 3
- Lake of the Pines 4
- South County 5
- Colfax 6
- Cedar Ridge 7
- Meadow Vista 8
- Forest Hill 9
- Auburn 10
- Newcastle 11
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