Why Pittsburg, CA home sellers must leave during a showing

You know you’ve heard it over and over. Home sellers need to be absent when their homes are shown. But why? Buyers may have questions that only a seller can answer. After all, they live there and it would be impossible to write everything they know on a listing agreement or a disclosure form. That’s […]

Croskey’s Monthly Market Report – December

Croskey Real Estate Monthly Data Summary In this post we summarize monthly real estate trends across five categories of single-family homes in Pittsburg, California. All condos, two bedroom detached homes, three bedroom detached homes, four bedroom detached homes, and five plus bedroom detached homes.  Here we capture trends in the local Pittsburg market, as compared […]

My Pittsburg home is professionally decorated, why should I have it staged?

Why stage a professionally decorated home? Because there’s a huge difference between interior decorating and staging. Interior decorating is done to showcase the occupant’s taste and lifestyle.  Staging is done to create appeal to the widest possible pool of buyers. Stagers strive to create a warm inviting feeling and an attractive “neutrality” against which a potential […]