Real Estate

Spring Real Estate 2010

A publication of the Palo Alto Weekly and The Almanac

Spring market is warming up

Buyers hope prices have bottomed out, sellers still cautiously waiting

What's on the market?

Virtual tours, statistics only offer part of what buyers need to know

Spring 2010 snapshot of the market

What do you get for close to the median price?

Putting on a happy face

Even minor upgrades can make a significant difference

Dirt and money:

The changing real-estate landscape in 2010

Looking up

Inventory improving in the $2.5 million to $4 million range

Entry-level buyers reconsidering Palo Alto

Are there houses available for under a million dollars?

Park Forest

A tranquil, well-located community

Mortgage market takes a breath

Borrowers qualifying for more loans


Is it legal to have different requirements for married or unmarried couples?

Editor: Carol Blitzer

Designer: Diane Haas

On the cover: This five-bedroom, four-plus-bathroom home at 4268 Wilkie Way in Palo Alto was offered at $2.4 million in April. Photo by Veronica Weber.


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