July Local Real Estate Market Report

2020-07 Plumas AOR Take a look at the statistics from July’s market activity in Plumas County! Here’s a quote from our 2020 C.A.R. President Jeanne Radsick and our SVP & Chief Economist, Leslie Appleton-Young which pretty much sum it all up: “A housing market trifecta of strong pent-up demand, record-low interest rates and a renewed […]

PAR donates to area food banks

Your Plumas Association of REALTORS® this month donated $2,000 to five food banks in Plumas and Sierra counties ($400 each) to help feed hungry families in Plumas and Sierra counties. We encourage all brokers and agents to contribute to these wonderful charities that assist those in the community who need our help.        […]

PAR President’s Message re: COVID-19

Dear PAR Members, I hope this finds you and your families safe and healthy. Your Association Executive Suzi Brakken and I have been in constant contact regarding the information coming at us about our industry. Now that we have been designated as an Essential Business and have “The Best Practices” guidelines,  Guidelines for Real Estate Best […]

Cal-Sierra Title Co. now requiring appointments

The following is a press release from PAR Affiliate member, David Windle of Cal-Sierra Title Co.: WE ARE REGRETFULLY CLOSING OUR DOORS TO THE PUBLIC As an essential critical industry as defined by the U.S. Department of Homeland Security CISA division ( https://www.cisa.gov/critical-infrastructure-sectors ) and the concerns regarding COVID-19 be assured that our top priority […]

PAR Scholarships Available to Area Students

The Plumas Association of REALTORS is now accepting applications for its yearly Leonard H.S. Franz Scholarships. This year, PAR will award up to $1,000 to each to six graduating high school seniors planning to attend college or vocational school next fall. The scholarships are available to students from Quincy, Chester, Portola, Greenville, Loyalton and Westwood […]

LOCAL IMPACTS OF COVID-19 FOR PAR MEMBERS TO KNOW

We were informed yesterday (March 17, 2020) that the Plumas County Recorder’s Office has closed public access to their courthouse office due to COVID-19 transmission concerns. The recording of documents will be done by mail or by utilizing a lobby drop-box until further notice. David Windle, president of Cal-Sierra Title Company in Quincy, reports that […]

REVEI License Renewal Class Coming in March

This class will now be offered online at the same date and time! Only PDFs will be available for $75. Please sign up by March 20. And if you’re already signed up, please go online and pay if you haven’t already done so. REVEI staff will be sending emails to all enrollees soon to explain […]

California Housing Market Holds Steady in October, C.A.R. Reports

From the California Association of Realtors: – Existing, single-family home sales totaled 404,240 in October on a seasonally adjusted annualized rate, up 0.1 percent from September and up 1.9 percent from October 2018. – October’s statewide median home price was $605,280, down 0.1 percent from September and up 6.0 percent from October 2018. – Year-to-date […]

Greater buying power and low rates bolster September home sales, C.A.R. reports

Greater buying power and low rates bolster September home sales, C.A.R. reports

– Existing, single-family home sales totaled 404,030 in September on a seasonally adjusted annualized rate, down 0.5 percent from August and up 5.8 percent from September 2018. – September’s statewide median home price was $605,680, down 1.9 percent from August and up 4.7 percent from September 2018. – Year-to-date statewide home sales were down 3.1 […]