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Sam Shueh has been a full time agent in Silicon Valley for over 10 years. He is a long time resident and been doing remodeling and investment properties even longer.



Mountain View California is the headquarter for search engine giant Google. The immediate neighborhood is usable to provide employees with housing. Linkedin, Facebook are also having same problems. However, with Google's employer support help is on the way.  North Bayshore district that may likel...
  After losing out on several high end homes purchases early this year. I realize that cash offers are popular again locally.   In San Francisco Bay area the very high end estates are often purchased in cash. At that high price the tax advantage has less significance.  I even start turning away t...
 By now iPhone have sold so many of them the demand is tapering off.   As a matter of fact, the clone smart phones are now selling a lot more in places where similar features clone phones are selling for less price. I was outside of Apple campus heard their employees walking chatting. I overhead ...
 As residential real estate prices in the US super hot sellers' market continue to set records, real estate agents say that fewer and fewer consumers are agreeing to traditional commission arrangements. The 6 percent commission is out the window in most of California. In a sellers' market, consum...
                                                                    Sam Shueh  Men planted and native plants all are blooming after an El Nino year.There are just so much time for them to reproduce as seeds. Our area is still declared as Drought Year since it will take several of these wetter win...
 The San Jose City Council had a marathon hearing on stellar rent. The meeting start at 5 PM April 19 which went on til next wee hours at 2 AM.  At present, city has an existing rent control ordinance which allows owners of covered units to raise rents up to a maximum of 8 % per year. This applie...
Home searchers seem to be more positive about homes that have certain features.  Often these homes sell better and faster.   They often reflect regional taste. Most of these styles are fairly modern. For new home features I have not been exposed to.   I find a Url link to allow one look or apprai...
                                                   Sam  Shueh Affordable housing in Silicon Valley and San Francisco Bay area is really short of housing for the plentiful high income jobs offered.  I get calls many from out of North America coming for intern positions. They give an allowance of s...
                                                                      Sam Shueh I drove by backside of the Apple 2 Spaceship on Homestead Ave. I was not aware the spaceship is that close to both Homestead and Wolf Roads. Tantau Street- I believe it is closed for now. The four-story building is sh...
                                                                 Sam Shueh I worked next door at Stevens Creek Blvd and Torre Ave in Cupertino, CA for several years. The office used to share the building with a local bank and a title company. Sometime ago, I saw the building was surrounded with s...


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Sam Shueh has been a full time agent in Silicon Valley for over 10 years. He is a long time resident and been doing remodeling and investment properties even longer.