Nothing says Spring in the Desert like the
BNP Paribas Open Tennis Tournament

Its time to Spring Forward...

It's March, so don't forget to turn your clocks forward on March 13th, and don't forget to take in some world-class tennis at the Indian Wells Tennis Garden, home to the BNP Paribas Open, one of the premier professional tournaments in the world, March 7 - 20, 2016.

A truly amazing place, the Tennis Garden has beautifully landscaped grounds covering 54 acres and includes  three fine dining restaurants, including the world-famous Japanese restaurant Nobu, two 19,000-square-foot shade structures and 29 world-class courts.

Featured Listings
4323 Arcada, Palm Springs $849,000
76788 Kybar, Palm Desert $380,000
38487 Camino Aguacero, Indio $289,000
76947 Scimitar Way, Palm Desert $315,000
604 Bliss, Palm Springs $7,500/Month Lease
659 Wilson Lane, Palm Springs $679,000

Getting Here

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Signature Events

Coachella, Stagecoach, BNP Paribas Tennis, Modernism Week, La Quinta Arts Festival - there is always something fun to do for everyone!   Click for a comprehensive list of up-comming Signature Events in the Desert.

Desert Area Golf Courses

What better way to enjoy the weather than a round of golf?  Click for a comprehensive guide to all the Desert area courses.

Real Estate Trends:

January 2016 is a Buyer's market! The number of for sale listings was up 17.2% from one year earlier and up 10.1% from the previous month. The number of sold listings decreased 6.3% year over year and decreased 18.6% month over month. The number of under contract listings was up 15.8% compared to the previous month and down 0.3% compared to the previous year. The Months of Inventory based on Closed Sales is 10.6, up 24.7% from the previous year.

The Average Sold Price per Square Footage was up 0.9% compared to the previous month and up 0.5% compared to last year. The Median Sold Price increased by 0.3% from last month. The Average Sold Price also increased by 2.6% from last month. Based on the 6 month trend, the Average Sold Price trend is "Appreciating" and the Median Sold Price trend is "Appreciating".

The Average Days on Market showed a neutral trend, a decrease of 0.9% compared to the previous year. The ratio of Sold Price vs. Original List Price is 93%, was the same compared to the previous year.

We love the resort lifestyle in the desert, so helping others find their dream home here is a passion of ours.  We know real estate in the Valley from Palm Springs to Indio, so if you are thinking of buying or selling, we hope you choose us to help you! 

Please feel free to share this Newsletter with anyone you know who may be interested in real estate in the Desert.

Best Wishes,
Dave & Stacy

Dave Lintz | Stacy Wood

Travoy Group | Bennion Deville Homes

2465 East Palm Canyon Drive, Suite 605
Palm Springs, California  92264
Dave Mobile: 503-318-1750 | Stacy Mobile : 503-318-9009 |