Highest and Best

The 2018 election is just a month away, and as you probably know, California’s Prop 10 is among the biggest issues on the ballot. Each day you’re probably seeing ads saying that Prop 10 won't solve the housing crisis, or Prop 10 will help out low-income families. So what will California look...

Nothing is worse than losing your home in a fire. But having a good insurance agent there to assist you through the recovery process can at least help get started in rebuilding your life. Today, we welcome back Jessie Banuelos of Farmers Insurance to talk about how an insurance agent can help...

The Bay Area housing market has been scorching hot over the last year, as high demands and low supplies have created a seller’s market unlike any seen in over 10 years. But in August, this trend started to slow. As prices trickle downward and selling slows, is this just a temporary hiccup, or a...

Welcome back to another episode of Highest and Best. This week, our guest is Bill Davis of Hinds Realty, making his second appearance on the podcast. This week, we discuss more on the upcoming Costa-Hawkins bill, development in Oakland, changes we’d like to see in the real estate industry, tips...

Insurance: The most important thing you buy with the hope that you never have to use it. Today on Highest and Best, we welcome back EJ Paje of Farmers Insurance to discuss various insurance and real estate matters impacting Bay Area residents today. This is a very good episode to listen to if...

A good Realtor has their finger on the pulse of local real estate trends. Part of the reason I started this podcast was to showcase these real estate professionals. Our guest today is Stephanie Billet and I’ve had the pleasure of knowing her the last few years as we co-chaired the local Young...

Ideally, renters should not have to pay more than 30 percent of their annual income on rent. Unfortunately, that idea is not always a reality. To combat that, California Senator Kamala Harris is proposing the Rent Relief Act, which would provide low income families that are paying more than 30...

A home is one of the most expensive and important investments you will make in life. So when buying, you will want to make sure that the home you are getting is up to code and be a warm, comfortable place to live in. Part of being a property manager involves making sure all the homes I manage...

“Millennials: Walking around as if they rent the place.” Perhaps no demographic in the Bay Area has felt the pain of the housing crunch worse than the millennials. With low income, paying off student loans and having to deal with rising rents, trying to start a life of your own can be incredibly...

Rarely does a week go by when the California Housing Crisis is not brought up. This week is more of the same, as once again, more and more news is coming out regarding Bay Area residents leaving the Bay Area, citing the high cost and lack of housing available. Today on Highest and Beat, we have...

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