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Nov. 16, 2018

Home Insurance and New Homes in San Antonio

Did you know that the age of your home is one of the Top 3 factors that determines the cost of your homeowners insurance every year! Did you know that insurance helps determine your monthly mortgage payment? It’s true, your monthly mortgage payment will go up or down, depending on your annual homeowners insurance premium.

Knowing this valuable information, it’s impossible to shop for a home without discussing “Year Built” or “Age of Home” with your professional Realtor.  In fact, one of the first things your Realtor should do is discuss the advantages of “New Home Construction”.

“So what are we talking about Phil, saving a few bucks on insurance with a new build?” Let’s take a look… at the time of writing this blog the last “New Construction” home I insured just a few days ago cost the buyer $691 for $230,000 in coverage with just $500 deductibles.  Compare this to the last “Gently Used” home I recently insured, built in 2000 which cost the buyer $1,448 a year for $240,000 in coverage and $1,000 deductibles.

That’s nearly $800 a year difference! Multiply $800 times your 30 year mortgage, and your have $24,000 reasons to consider “New Construction” when shopping for the next home of your dreams!

Why the price difference?Did you know that prior to insuring ANY home over 40 years old, many insurance companies will REQUIRE proof of updates for: 1) Electrical; 2) Plumbing; 3) Roof; and 4) Heating & A/C? Some of the wiring and electrical breaker boxes used in the past are no longer considered safe today.Over the years, homes have been built using various types of pressurized plumbing lines with connecting joints and couplers that can be affected by age.  One of the most common causes of home insurance claims is wind & hail damage to roofs.  Today’s roofs are constructed using the best quality materials and processes to better withstand “Mother Nature”.  Lastly, today's heating & a/c units are fitted with the best plumbing connectors, pressure relief valves, safety controls, switches, and connectors.

Talk to your Realtor today and ask him or her what other money-saving features are unique to “New Construction” homes.  I’ll bet energy efficiency and upkeep and maintenance costs aren’t the only other reasons to shop New Construction.  Ask your Realtor TODAY, to teach you something you didn’t know about New Construction homes.

Phil Delgado New Home Insurance

Phil Delgado is a Top 10, licensed Insurance Broker with Goosehead Insurance and specializes in adding value to Real Estate transactions using knowledge of the housing industry, multiple insurance products, and the highest level of customer service.  Feel free to reach Phil and his Team at 210.899.3800.

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Nov. 10, 2018

8 things to consider before becoming a San Antonio Real Estate Agent

8 Things To consider before becoming a San Antonio Real Estate Agent 

Throughout my 4 year real estate career here in San Antonio i've had tons of people approach me with the desire of becoming a Real Estate Agent.  They are attracted to the idea of being able to set their own schedule and work in the exciting job of selling homes.  Being a Realtor in San Antonio can be very rewarding, but there are a lot of things that I would urge the newbie Realtor to consider first before making the plunge into the world of selling homes.  Here are a few things to consider before getting started.

1.  Getting licensed-  First things first if you want to sell real estate you're going to need to get licensed with TREC (Texas Real Estate Commission)! There are two real estate schools in San Antonio.  SABOR and Champions School of Real Estate.  I always recommend Champions because their classes are twice as fast.  The requirement is to pass all 6 classes required by TREC and passing a state and national exam.

2.  Start up expenses-  Be prepared to invest in your business up front! I would recommend setting aside $2-3k at a minimum to get started.  You will need to pay an array of start up fees including: Tuition at real estate school, application fees, fees to join the board of Realtors, money for head shots, business cards, etc etc etc.. You need to be ready to make a substantial investment in yourself to give yourself all of the tools you need to be successful.

3.  Selecting a broker-  There are a number of brokers in San Antonio to pick from but a couple things that are important when selecting a broker are knowing what are the total fees you can expect to pay with the broker, how convenient is the broker's office to where you are located, will you be working from home or in the office.  The internet has helped to level the playing field for all brokerages small and large- It comes down to building a personal brand for yourself.

4.  Building your online brand-  The new way of doing business is online.  You need to establish yourself relentlessly within your sphere as the one and only go to person for their Real Estate needs.  San Antonio Real Estate can be incredibly competitive with thousands of competing agents in the market it will take work to establish yourself as the go to expert.  Reviews and referrals are the way to go so focus on these from the beginning!

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5.  Learning how to use MLS-  The San Antonio MLS where agents go to search for real estate can be a very powerful tool, but also very complicated for new users.  Take lots of time focusing on learning all of the countless features this software has to offer.  You will need to learn how to set up automatic drip campaigns, write custom email content, and most importantly how to locate the perfect home for your first client!

6.  Making the right connections-  Every Realtor needs a team of help to get some of the deals done.  The most important person you'll need first is a good Lender.  A good lender can mean the difference between closing a deal and letting it flop and letting your clients down.  Also every realtor needs a Title company, a contractor, a surveyor, a maid, a photographer, a tax accountant, an attorney, a stager, a graphical designer, and the list goes on.  Align yourself with the best in the business and you will produce excellent quality work.

7.   Marketing for success-  I get at least 3-4 calls a week from different companies trying to sell me the latest and greatest marketing for my business.  It's really important to think very carefully about the marketing dollars that you are spending because it is easy to spend all of your earnings/commission on ineffective marketing.  Make sure you track the expenses that are going out and focus your marketing dollars on what works!

8.  Become a Jack of all Trades-  As a Realtor I often feel like I play many roles- we have to know a little bit about everything, knowing the neighborhoods, about construction, about contracts and negotiations.  As a successful real estate agent you need to have an open mind and learn as you go.  Never let the fear of getting started stop you from making actions in the right direction!

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John Giacobbe is San Antonio's Top Realtor with EXP Realty- He's personally helped hundreds of families throughout San Antonio buy, sell, and invest in residential Real Estate.  His passion is in helping San Antonio families achieve the dream of becoming a home owner! If you have any questions about getting licensed or need advice to get started contact us today!

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Nov. 7, 2018

Should I buy a new or preowned Home?

In San Antonio, there are several options for home buyers to go with either a new or preowned home.  There are pros and cons to both that you should consider when making your decision, I wrote this article to inform the reader on a few of the differences and what to expect when deciding which route to go.  

New or preowned home

First let's examine total overall cost of ownership.  Sure, buying a new home will usually cost you more buying a preowned but price of the house is only one factor when it comes to total cost of ownership.  When you purchase a new home everything on the house is brand new and today's standards that means more efficiency.  Also repair costs are going to be much less because everything is warranted on a new home.  Sometimes your actual cost of ownership between the two can be about the same because of this factor.  The main thing that can tip the scale for a preowned home to actually cost you more in the long run is the cost of repairs.  When the cost of repairs start to stack up on a preowned home this can sometimes tip the scale and cost you more cash out of pocket.  

There are however some great benefits to buying preowned vs new.  I've heard several clients tell me "They just don't build them like the used to." If you're searching for a house that is unique or has lots of character then a preowned home may be the way to go.  Unless you are going with a higher dollar builder several of the new home options today are seen as "cookie cutter" houses.  Many newer homes today are built in subdivisions.  When you start to look, many of the new homes you see can be similar to each other in structure.  So if you're wanting something completely unique then a preowned home may have the charm or character that you are looking for.  

One thing that I've heard several buyers ask for is a home with more land.  Most new construction homes in San Antonio are built in neighborhoods, the developers who put in the infrastructure for the neighborhood are always seeking to maximize their investment in the land.  So what you will usually see is several homes with smaller lot sizes.  Having a smaller lot works for some people and others prefer a bigger property.  If you are looking for something that is easier to maintain and less upkeep then a new home may be the smarter option for you.  

Which ever way you decide to go, either new or preowned, The Giacobbe Group specializes in both new construction and resale properties.  Please feel free to reach out and ask any questions you may have.  Depending on what your needs are we can always help you find the right option for you.  Contact John Giacobbe today with any question you may have 210-857-6942 or email

About The Author: Since 2011, John Giacobbe has helped hundreds of families throughout San Antonio buy, sell, and build their dream homes.  His TEAM was founded on 3 core principles: Expansion, Expedience, and Expertise. 

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Nov. 27, 2017

YOU were meant to be GREAT!

Dear Family, friends, & Clients,

I am writing you today to share with you a letter from my heart.  To inspire you to be the greatest version of yourself and to remind you to NEVER let anyone hold you down from achieving the goals you have set for yourself and the vision you have for your own life. 

Six years ago (Pre-Realtor John) I was working as a personal trainer at a large gym here in town.  I enjoyed my job immensely because in my heart I felt that I was making a difference in the lives of my client by helping them achieve their goals of being stronger and healthier versions of themselves.  I was a beacon for change and helped motivate my clients to make a change.

After 4 years working at the gym I knew that I had more to offer and I wanted to further my influence help more clients and our team.  I knew that If I could work my way up the ‘Corporate Ladder’ into an assistant manager or team lead role I would make a bigger impact.  The moment an opportunity came up for a position I was the first in line to apply.  If I could just get a chance I would prove my worth.  So, I applied for the position-  After going through the process and the paperwork and the interviews I felt confident that I was the right guy for the job.  WRONG- I was turned down for that opportunity.  A bit disappointed I kept my hopes up and would try again the next time a position came up.  I would remain hopeful.

When the next advancement opportunity finally came available I went through the hiring process again and unfortunately, I was denied for the promotion a second time. Now a little more frustrated and a little more discouraged I continued with my job training clients until another opportunity came up.  Finally, when an opening came up I tried again, third times a charm Right?! WRONG- I was denied for the promotion a third time! I was done!

After being denied over and over for advancement I decided to switch gears and redirect my focus towards a business in Real Estate.  I knew that in the Real Estate business I would have nobody to prevent my growth, and that I could work as hard as I needed to, and ultimately make a bigger impact by helping more families reach their goals in a different way.

Looking back on the experience I realize today that the denial for growth I had in my professional career as a trainer worked out at a blessing in disguise and I am happy to look back and reminisce on that experience.  Even to think that many of the same people who denied me an advancement opportunity are still in the same place today as they were back then.  Today- because I refused to give up my business and influence continues to grow! I am happy to announce another record year in sales again.  I am blessed to have an opportunity to have helped over 50 families buy and sell homes this year alone.                                                                          

With this story, I urge you to never give up on your dreams and passions.  Never let anyone discourage you or put a glass ceiling on your potential and never stop dreaming about doing and being more! If you believe in yourself I believe in you too!


Your Friend in Real Estate,


John Giacobbe, Realtor


P.S.- If you have any family, friends, or coworkers who are in the market to buy or sell a home please refer them my way! I am here to listen, advise, and help you be successful.  

September 2017- At the closing table with my son J.T. My favorite closing for 2017!


- Back In my personal training days (6 years ago)- Competing in the Ironman Triathlon


March 29, 2017

Walkability In San Antonio

Walkability in San Antonio is quickly becoming something that people look for when searching for a new neighborhood or a place to live.  There are lots of parts of San Antonio where the walkability is not so great but there are a few neighborhoods that have great walkability most of which are within the bustling growth of down town San Antonio.  Here are a few neighborhoods to keep an eye on if you want to find a place where you can ditch the car for a bicycle or get around on foot.


Downtown San Antonio- Remember the Alamo! There are tons of great restaurants, clubs, and bars in the downtown San Antonio area! Also there is the famous riverwalk, most of the residences you will find in the heart of Downtown San Antonio are found in luxury high rise condominiums- Such as the Alteza Residences and the Vidorra.  You can get to all areas of the city quickly but finding a home in the very heart of downtown is not something you will usually see.

Walkscore: 90


Tobin Hill- Located just north of downtown San Antonio.  You will find the St. Mary's strip a street full of restaurants and bars a great place to walk and spend an evening out.  This is also where you may want to consider if you would like to be close to San Antonio's Newest attraction the Pearl Brewery.  This is a great spot for any millennial homeowners that would like to be close to where everything is at!

Walkscore: 75


King William Historic- Right near the blue star art district just south of downtown near S. Flores you will find a section of San Antonio full of beautifully remodeled historic homes, there are tons of people who are out and about riding bicycles and going for casual strolls.  It is usually a quiet and safe neighborhood that is conveniently located just outside of the hub bub of downtown San Antonio.  The homes in this neighborhood are very classically style and are a pleasure to look at when you are going for a stroll.

Walkscore: 67


Lavaca- This neighborhood is located just south of downtown san antonio- it is full of great restaurants and eclectic people.  There are tons of local neighborhood bars, restaurants, and coffee shops that line the streets.  It is an up and coming part of San Antonio with lots of beautifully remodeled homes.  

Walkscore: 72


If you are searching for a home in a walkable neighborhood I would love to help you locate the perfect place! Feel free to browse through my website of all available homes for sale and if you see something you like reach out and I would be happy to schedule a private showing!


John Giacobbe- San Antonio's Top Realtor - Ultima Real Esate



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March 27, 2017

10 Steps for Building a Home

So you're interested in building your very own home.. It can be a bit of a daunting task and scary if you've never done it before but I've helped lots of families with the process of building their very own custom San Antonio homes.  So give me a call and I'd love to guide your through the process!  I would like to share with you some tips and simple steps to guide you along the process of building your very own custom dream home!

1.  First locate your lot- Some things to consider, what part of town are you looking to build? Are you wanting to build within a community or find raw land to build your home on? If you are building on raw land you have to make sure there is water, sewer, an utilities available on the property.. Most builder communities already have utilities on each available building site.

2.  Figure out which builder you will be going with.  Builders are all very different but the usual timeframe from permitting to final walkthrough typically can range anywhere from 4-8 months and sometimes longer depending on the size and complexity of the home you are building.  Figure out what you would like to spend and I can guide you to a builder that can provide the finished product at a price that is affordable for you.

3.  Select a Floorplan- Are you wanting a one story or a two story? Are you needing a 3 bedroom or a 4 bedroom, did you want an office room- a 3 car garage needed? Go through an inventory of everything you want and work with the builder to select the floorplan, size and upgrades that match your budget.

4.  Once you have selected a floor plan, lot, structural upgrades this is where the builder will provide you with a total price for the construction of your home.

5.  Make an offer- I will work with you to pull comparable sales of other similar new construction homes that are similar and help you determine the fair market offer to give the builder.  If you are buying a spec home 'one that has selections already made' you will likely get a better deal for your home.

6.  Deposit the earnest money with the builder- Builders will typically request anywhere between $500- 2% of the full construction of the home to get your project started.

7.  Permitting- Usually the first month of the construction process the builder is going to start gathering the building permits necessary for constructing your home.

8.  Go through the phases of construction- From roughing in the pipes and electrical, slab pour, framing stage, sheetrocking, and finish outs.. Keep an eye on your home to make sure things are being done right!

9.  Once the home is complete we will schedule an independent inspection and walkthrough the property checking for any flaws or imperfections that you would like to have fixed prior to closing.

10.  Final Walkthrough and closing day! 

Congratulations!! You are now the proud owner of your very own custom dream home!!

Interested in building your very own home.. Contact John Giacobbe- San Antonio's Top Realtor, John has helped guide many many families through the process of building their very own home.. I am available any time to answer your questions and help make you a homeowner!! 

Call John Giacobbe TODAY!  210-857-6942 or visit to get started!!  


April 9, 2016

Giacobbe Homes Books

10 Books I personally recommend by John Giacobbe, San Antonio's TOP Realtor

I wanted to share a list of books that have helped contribute towards my success in real estate sales.  ENJOY and leave a comment of others that you like or recommend!

1. The Compound Effect- Darren Hardy

2.  Think and Grow Rich - Napoleon Hill

3.  10X Rule- Grant Cardone

4.  Crush It- Gary Vaynerchuck

5.  The Success Principles- Jack Canfield

6.  Rich Dad Poor Dad- Robert Kiyosaki

7.  21 Irrefutable Laws of Leadership- John Maxwell

8.  The Sell- Fredrik Eklund

9.  The Power of Broke- Daymond John

10.  The Slight Edge- Jeff Olson


John Giacobbe is San Antonio's Top Realtor, Helping families throughout San Antonio buy and sell residential real estate. Please take a moment to visit my website Http:// and browse for real estate here.






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Nov. 12, 2015

Helpful House Hunting Tips

So you've just been pre approved, lined yourself up with a buyer's agent and are excited about finding your new home! Here are a few tips and questions to ask when you are searching for your next home.

1.  Setting your search criteria- Some important questions you should start with are: What part of town do I want to live by? What sort of financing will I use? What is the maximum budget for the home? Do I prefer a one or two story home? Do I want a home with 3 or 4 bedrooms? Do I need a garage? How many bathrooms do I need? Do I want a covered patio or a fireplace? Is the year the home was built important? Pre owned or new construction? Be as specific as you can be when it comes to what your needs and wants are and that will help you narrow down your options.

2.  Set a limit on the number of homes you visit in a day- I've often worked with clients that want to spend an entire day going from house to house looking, but I would encourage my clients to limit the number of homes that they visit to 4-5 in a day.  If you see to many homes in one day they all start to look alike! You start to forget what makes each home unique and it can make things difficult to narrow down a decision to a single home that you like the very best.

3.  Never Shop for Homes on an empty stomach- Selecting the perfect home is one of the biggest decisions you will ever make and that is hard to do when you're hungry.  Make sure you start your home search outing by eating a good healthy meal first before getting started and pack some snacks and water along for the ride!

4.  Late morning & Early afternoon is the best time- San Antonio is a huge city with lots of traffic, if you can make time to do your showings from 10:30 AM-3:30 PM you will save yourself the time and frustration of fighting traffic as you make your way swiftly from showing to showing.  

5.  Print the MLS sheets & Take notes on the back-  If you notice something unusual at a house or stumble upon a question, write it down.  When you are ready to make an offer on that home your agent can get you an answer from the seller on anything you might want to know so you can feel comfortable with moving forward.

6.  Ready, Fire, Aim- Be ready to pull the trigger on your perfect deal.  The very best deals come and go within a matter of hours so be confident and ready to make your move when you find a home you love and a home that works!

John Giacobbe

About the author- John Giacobbe is San Antonio's Top Realtor- He's helped hundreds of clients throughout San Antonio buy and sell their homes if you know someone who wants to buy or sell visit, or call 210-857-6942  

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Nov. 5, 2015

San Antonio Programs

San Antonio Home Buyer Programs


Here at Giacobbe Homes we specialize in helping first time home buyers realize the American Dream of owning their first home! There are a number of programs available to help families achieve their goal of owning a home.  We want to keep our clients informed of what all is out there!

Texas Down payment assistance bonds for First Time Home Buyers

If you want to purchase a home have good credit, stable work history, but don't have the 3.5% down payment saved. There are a couple options here to help you get qualified! Our preferred lender has access to all of the tools to make home ownership a reality.

TSHAC Bond- (Texas State Housing Affordability Corp) Has a program available to help first time home buyers- TSHAC provides fixed-rate mortgage financing, down payment assistance grants and mortgage credit certificates for teachers, police officers, corrections officers, fire fighters, EMS personnel, veterans and low and moderate-income households. Home buyer programs and existing homeowners.  See if you qualify!


SETH Program- 5 Star Texas Advantage Program- Seth has a mortgage loan program that provides assistance to home buyers in the form of a gift.  The assistance provided by the program can be used to cover the buyer's downpayment and closing costs.  There is no repayment or recapture period for the assistance provided.  And they offer several options depending on the amount of assistance that the borrower needs up to 6% of the purchase price of the home.  Buyers must be income eligible and purchasing a home in one of the designated area (San Antonio included!)  For more information and to see if you qualify visit their website! 


Local City of San Antonio Programs

Here in San Antonio there are three main programs that are available to help families get into a home.  The three main programs available are the HIP, HAP, and HOPE programs.  

San Antonio HIP (Housing Incentive Program)- This program assists eligible persons who are buying a new or existing home with up to $12,000 for down payment assistance and closing costs.  Buyers must have stable employment, good credit, and afford a mortgage payment.  This down payment assistance is in the form of a forgivable loan.  75% of the loan is forgivable over a 10 year period of ownership and 25% is due if the property is every sold. This program requires that you attend a mandatory home buyer class.  Check their website to see if you can qualify! 

San Antonio HAP (Homeowner Assistance Program)- HAP program is a local program that allows income limits slightly higher than the San Antonio HIP program.  These are for specific homes that are designated for HAP.  Homes are completely redone with new appliances and listed on the MLS.  Prices for homes are up to $120,000.  These homes are available with 0% interest and the borrower must have half of the required down payment plus any eligible closing costs.  For an inventory of homes contact John Giacobbe 210-857-6942

San Antonio HOPE Program- This is a program designated for city of San Antonio employees.  Must be a full-time city employee and there are no income limits or sales price limits with this one.  This provides $5k-$10k in assistance in the form of a forgivable loan over 5 years.  It is for eligible first time home buyers only! Contact John Giacobbe for more details! If you are a city employee than I recommend asking about this program when starting your home search.

At Giacobbe Homes- San Antonio we always make sure that our clients take advantage of any opportunities available when buying their first home.  We keep up with all of the latest programs available to first time home buyers! If you are thinking of buying your first home we can help you get more from your experience! Call us Today!!


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Oct. 29, 2015

San Antonio Market Update

San Antonio Area Third Quarter Home Sales Up from 2014 San Antonio

First a word from John- Before presenting SABOR's Quarterly Market update for the 3rd quarter 2015 I wanted to discuss my observations regarding the market.  This summer's real estate market has been outrageous and has experienced incredible growth! Over the last few years our San Antonio market has been on a steady incline and prices are on the rise.  I believe as long as the interest rates hang low the market will continue to increase rapidly into 2016.  After the peak of the summer there was a brief lull in the market, a short time when the people from the summer who were going to buy already bought, but now as we go into November and the holiday months I see that the flow of leads and interest has already started an early increase.  If you are looking to invest in real estate San Antonio is a great a place as the cost of living in South Texas is good, our economy is stable, jobs are available, and home values continue to increase!

Home sales during the first three quarters in the San Antonio area finished strong with 11 percent more sales than this time last year, according to the Multiple Listing Service Report from the San Antonio Board of REALTORS® (SABOR) which reports on all areas contained within the MLS. The average price for the first nine months of 2015 was $232,931, a seven percent year-over-year increase while median price shot up eight percent to $194,100. Days on market remained low with just 59 days and the price per square foot climbed six percent to $105.

“Sales and price growth continue to show increases in the city of San Antonio as well as in surrounding areas,” said Mary Ann Jeffers, SABOR’s 2015 Chairman of the Board. “In San Antonio alone during September, sales increased five percent while the number of sales in Boerne, Helotes, Leon Valley and Terrell Hills increased at least 50 percent year-over-year.”

For the month of September, days on market in the San Antonio area were 52 and months of inventory remained low with 4.0 months. More than 97 percent of homes sold for list price and the month ended with 1,979 sales still pending.

Homes priced under $200,000 accounted for 53 percent of the sales in September in the San Antonio and surrounding areas. Homes priced between $200,000 and $500,000 made up nearly 42 percent of sales and homes priced over $500,000 accounted for nearly five percent of the month’s sales, with 13 of those priced over $1 million.

Of the 1,086 homes sold in just the city limits of San Antonio during the month, 1,022 were existing homes while 64 were new construction. The average sales price of an existing home was $198,331, a 9.6 percent year-over-year increase. The average sales price of a new construction home was $293,358, a 25.7 percent increase from 2014.

In Bexar County, 6.7 percent more homes sold over September of last year with median price in the county increasing 5.3 percent. Meanwhile, Kendall County reported a 44 percent increase in sales and Wilson County also reported an increase in sales in September with 4.8 percent more than last year.

“Our summer buying season was one of the most active we’ve seen and now it’s starting to wind down,” said Angela Shields, SABOR’s President and CEO. “Nevertheless, there is still plenty for buyers to choose from and the good news for sellers is buyers during this time of year are typically more serious about making a purchase.”

Texas as a whole also experienced several increases in sales and prices. A total of 25,975 homes were sold in the state during September, an 8.6 percent increase from 2014. Median price rose six percent to $196,000 while average price reported a 3.4 percent year-over-year increase to $248,329.



SABOR Multiple Listing Service Report: Home Sales Recap

                                 September 2013               September 2014              September 2015

Total Month Sales-   2,005 (20% Increase)        2,245 (14% Increase)      2,413 (7% Increase)

Average Price-        $205,359 (7% increase)    $220,583 (7% increase)   $233,218 (6% increase)

Median Price-         $168,800 (7% increase)     $185,000 (9% increase)   $191,700 (4% increase)