Now is the time to seek out the best Humboldt real estate expert you can find because these are unique times for both BUYERS and SELLERS of real estate in Humboldt County.
We have the experience, local market knowledge and marketing skills you need. We are your complete resource. We are the premier Humboldt real estate experts in this county.
Let Us Help You Find the Right Humboldt County Real Estate for You.
The entire Humboldt County Multiple Listing Service can be viewed and searched from here. We will do a market analysis of your property for FREE. We are available for one-on-one assistance. Our Agents have a combined 100 collective years of experience -- we are the Humboldt real estate experts (and our sales show it). One of our agents, Tom Hiller, was Humboldt County's first certified Eco Broker. Tom Hiller and Benchmark Realty Group have once more been honored multiple times as "Best of the Northcoast".
Let Us Show You Why We Have Been Recognized as Best of the Best again and again!
Not just setting the standard, we are the benchmark of excellence in the real estate field. We are a locally owned, independent, full service real estate company.
Beyond the Headlines
Janice Stewart, Realtor Spotlight
Janice Stewart - Realtor Broker GRI
Janice is a Native of Humboldt County
She's one of our real estate experts.
Janice has been working in Real Estate for 30 Plus years.
Janice is an active member of the Humboldt Association of Realtors, a Past President and has been honored as Realtor of the Year.
She has handled a multitude of transactions, in the areas of residential, commercial, land sales and businesses.
When she's not working she is also active in Soroptimist International of Humboldt Bay and Humboldt Sponsors
Her hobbies include working with fused glass, gardening and collecting art.
Federal and state tax breaks available for first-time home buyers!
Potential first time home owners read this.(pdf) The form: First Time Homeowner Credit (pdf)
Benchmark Realty Group Listing makes the New York Times!
See this New York Times Article
Information to keep in mind:
Interest rates on home equity lines of credit are far below the rates of most credit cards... read more
Although high concentrations of foreclosures can be found in certain communities, these neighborhoods are not representative of the state as a whole... read more
Foreclosure statistics are rarely presented in context... read more
Benefits of Homeownership
The first $250,000 to $500,000 in capital gains from the sale of an owner-occupied home is excluded from taxation... read more
Humboldt County Real Estate Experts - Benchmark Realty Group
In 1951 mortgages rates fell to the low of 4.19% for a 30 year fixed mortgage. Remember in the 1980's when people were paying 11% or more on a 30 year mortgage loan?
Average Interest Rate on a 30 year fixed rate Mortgage is 3.70%. (as of 2/4/2015)
This is still historically low. Don't miss the window of opportunity to buy a house while prices are down and interest rates are so reasonable.
(see http://www.bankrate.com/mortgage.aspx ). DON'T MISS THIS HISTORIC OPPORTUNITY TO SAVE THOUSANDS OF DOLLARS BY HAVING A LOW MORTGAGE RATE. Call us today!