Category Local Issues

This Month In RiverPark Real Estate – November 2015

Home Sales activity in RiverPark has declined¬†from the previous rolling 3 month period. We have seen a 19% decrease in the number of homes that have closed escrow compared to the previous rolling 3 month period. At the same time, we have seen inventory (the number of homes listed for sale) shrink around 64% over […]

New Law Allows You To Transfer Property And Avoid Probate

Our friends at Lawyers Title just briefed us on a new law that might save some of you RiverPark homeowners some money if you were thinking about drafting a will or establishing a family trust. Existing law provides that a person may pass real property to a beneficiary at death by various methods including by […]

DOG PARKS: FACTS VS. MYTHS

MYTH: Dog owners want to keep all parks off-leash FACTS: Most parks in the urban areas should be primarily on-leash and most dog owners agree with this. Dog owners are simply asking for adequate shared or dedicated space on trails and in parks for off-leash exercise. MYTH: Dogs would be running everywhere and frightening people. […]

Some Dog Park Facts

According to http://www.dogpark.com, there are over 1,100 dog parks in the United States and Canada and their numbers are growing. They state that just about every city and town in the U.S. and Canada have one or more dog parks.¬† The Trust for Public Land released their 2011 City Park Facts. The report discloses a […]

A Dog Park In RiverPark? Some Pros & Cons

The percentage of owners who live in RiverPark who own a dog, or two, is roughly equivalent to the number of owners who do not own a dog if RiverPark mirrors national demographics. Driving around RiverPark and making a casual observation should confirm this to be true. Over the past year, the community and the […]

The Benefits Of Mello Roos & Cocktails In Havana

Don’t think our Mello Roos in RiverPark is a positive for our pocketbooks? Watch the latest installment of our RiverPark 411 Videoblog and find out how it benefits you as a RiverPark resident and as a taxpayer the next time you file your taxes. You’ll also find out about a great event coming up soon […]

Happy St. Patrick’s Day & Welcome To Our New Video Blog!

Hello RiverPark neighbors!!! Today is not only St. Patrick’s Day, it’s our first day to post our 1st Video Blog Post for a new feature called the: “RiverPark 411 Video Blog”! How creative is THAT!? Obviously, the video blog will be centered on life, events and real estate in our RiverPark community. It’s goal is […]