Should I stage my home?

Should I Stage My San Francisco Home?

Selling a home in San Francisco can feel like a huge undertaking. The additional prospect of moving your furniture with the added cost of getting the home staged can push some people to question, “is it really worth staging my home?” Staging takes time. It comes at a cost and...

Carren  · 

Your Guide to Below Market Rate Homes in San Francisco (What is BMR)

There isn’t a day that goes by that we don’t get a request for information on a BMR. The call goes something a little like this. There’s an excited voice on the end of the line: “Hi is this Jennifer Burden or Carren Shagley of Legacy Real Estate?” “Yes, it...

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Tips for San Francisco home buyer

3 Tips for San Francisco Home Buyers During This Abnormally Hot Housing Market

2020 has been a very unique year for many due to the coronavirus pandemic. One of the most significant aspects of this year has been the surge of San Francisco homebuyers that have begun looking for a new home. As HomeLight notes in their Top Agent Insights for Q3 2020...

Carren  · 

The People of Real Estate – a dedicated community

The more time I spend at home socially distanced the more time I have to think about my real estate family and fellow agents. Becoming a real estate agent was a second (or third) career for me as it was for many of my peers. SELFLESS I am reminded how...

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Bernal’s Iconic Half Houses

Bernal's Half Houses Let’s talk about half houses, okay? Or better known as San Francisco’s earthquake shacks. After the 1906 earthquake 20,000 tents and over 5,000 temporary homes were built to house the people left homeless from the damage of the Great Quake. Photo: San Francisco...

Carren  · 

What Amenities Are Buyers Looking For As They Shop Around?

Have you ever watched the home improvement shows on HGTV and wondered why almost every house they do features hardwood flooring, an open floor plan, and a huge island in the kitchen? It’s because these are the features that buyers are most interested in - at the time. Yet, design...

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A Guide to Virtual Showings

Whether it’s FaceTime with grandma and the kids, a Zoom meet up with the college gang, or a Facebook Live happy hour with friends, we’re all finding ways to stay connected while we stay apart. Just as the internet has become our lifeline to friends and family, virtual property tours...

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6 Ways We’re Keeping Buyers Healthy

Buying a house is an emotionally and financially significant event, even when we’re not in the middle of a global pandemic. If you’re in the market right now, you may be asking yourself whether the investment you’re making is sound (it is), or how you can ensure your health and...

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Top 5 Reasons Legacy Real Estate is the Best Team to Help You Buy or Sell a Home

For most of us, buying or selling a home is a significant life event. Buyers and sellers may assume that agents are all the same when it comes to their experience, insights, and market strategy. Unfortunately, this assumption exposes clients to real financial risk (for example, from buying too high...

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Why Finding the Right Real Estate Agent Is Essential

Let’s talk about the importance of working with experienced, motivated, market-savvy real estate agents like the folks on the Legacy Real Estate team. According to the National Association of Realtors, 89% of buyers and sellers in 2018 used a real estate agent or broker. What did buyers and sellers most...

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