Trump's Crackdown on Immigrants Could Sink Home Prices

Democrat & Chronicle, February 22,2017 - 6 tips for selecting a real estate agent
When buying or selling a home, hiring a real estate agent is very often an overlooked part of the process, said Carol Yancey of Nothnagle Realtors. Very often people just select a friend or call someone whose name they have seen around town on a sign.

Investor's Business Daily, February 22, 2017 - Why Trump's Immigration Crackdown Could Sink U.S. Home Prices
Their real estate agent, Nomita Shahani, said a colleague in her office just had a customer with an H-1B visa pull out of a purchase contract in Fremont, Calif., because of similar concerns. "All morning clients have been calling me," Shahani said. "We don't know which way it will go, but if Trump keeps making it hard to hire people from overseas, the housing market will take a hit.", February 22, 2017 - So you want to live in Alpine
“It’s really a place that puts a premium on privacy,” says McCormack, who is with Prominent Properties Sotheby’s International Realty. He is representing some of the most expensive listings for sale in the 9-square-mile town, nestled in a narrow strip along the Palisades. In 2016, Forbes listed Alpine as the 18th-most-expensive ZIP code in the nation; in the late 2000s, it was first.