Author Archives: Mirjam

About Mirjam

Sonoma County Real Estate Specialist.

Home Improvement Projects are booming

NAR’s 2015 Remodeling Impact Report shows both buyers and sellers  benefit of a completed home improvement project. The report documents the reasons why a particular project is chosen and measures the happiness a project can bring the owner once the project is … Continue reading

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Time to garden… landscaping in the spring.

While in the Netherlands it takes till April until the nice spring weather start, in Sonoma County, it’s usually February that gives me that ‘it’s spring again’ feeling.  Such is life in the Bay Area. While January is the perfect … Continue reading

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A new Purchase Agreement for California

When we bought our first property in CA we had to educate ourselves. Real Estate in the Netherlands is totally different, it has more resemblance to what is customary on the east coast. The purchase agreement is different in every … Continue reading

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Purchase Real Estate with Bitcoin

An article on August 8 in WSJ online caught my eye: Lake Tahoe Property Sells for $1.6 Million in Bitcoins. Bitcoin is a software-based online payment system, a digital currency. Here is other article about this transaction in Martis Camp’s Lodge Estates. The transaction … Continue reading

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Location – disclosures : Mold…

Growing up in the Netherlands and living in older homes, mold was something we didn’t think to much about, clean the area thoroughly every so often and that was it… Now I am involved in selling property, I do look a … Continue reading

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