Month: June 2012

Have a Weekend Drink for 156K?

Closing out the week with the following…. Regards, Nino Eleven bottles of some of the world’s oldest champagne sold for more than $156,000 at an auction in Finland today after 170 years at the bottom of the sea. Six bottles were Juglar, a house… Continue Reading “Have a Weekend Drink for 156K?”

Portola Valley Video Trailer

Have a wonderful weekend and please watch my trailer…entire video within days of being “released” so for now…pls watch! Regards, Nino

FB and Real Estate

I have refrained from commenting about FB IPO since so much has been said but I thought this worth passing along. Regards, Nino   Zillow on Thursday released new data on the potential impact of Facebook Inc.’s    IPO on real estate in the… Continue Reading “FB and Real Estate”


Change your password, change your passwords often! Regards, Nino LinkedIn is disabling the passwords of any users that could potentially be affected by a recent security breach, wherein 6.5 million hashed LinkedIn passwords were posted online, the company has announced. “Our first priority was… Continue Reading “Linkedln”

Mortgage Scams

Read this and if you have questions, contact me! Regards, Nino Loan modification has become very popular in recent years with mortgage lenders. It has been used in a variety of different ways to change the existing terms of mortgages that they hold. While… Continue Reading “Mortgage Scams”

Paypal Mobile App

Bet this will happen soon…only matter of when. I’d use it… Regards, Nino If PayPal were to introduce a mobile wallet, it would definitely be a popular resource among mobile consumers. According to a new study conducted by Carlisle & Gallagher Consulting Group, consumers… Continue Reading “Paypal Mobile App”

Million Dollars Gets You What?

Just how much house can you get for $1.45 million in Silicon Valley? Well, it depends on where you’re looking. But just to give you an idea of the pricing in this market – in Palo Alto, one buyer recently picked up a 1,172-square-foot,… Continue Reading “Million Dollars Gets You What?”


Sitting at work and getting thirsty and thought I should pass this along. Regards, nino   Here’s a delicious lemonade for a special occasion. Ingredients: 1 1/2 cups sugar 2 1/2 cups water 1 cup fresh mint leaves juice of 2 oranges juice of… Continue Reading “Thirsty?”

Home Staging

I get asked about home staging lots… Regards, Nino Home staging is about illusions. It’s how David Copperfieldwould sell a house. It’s beyond decorating and cleaning. It’s about perfecting the art of creating moods. Staging makes your house look bigger, brighter, cleaner, warmer, more… Continue Reading “Home Staging”

Central Menlo Park

The Central Menlo area showed the most total sales volume by dollar amount compared to other areas of Menlo Park by quite a large margin. There was just over $122 million dollars in total sales for the last twelve month period. The results are… Continue Reading “Central Menlo Park”