Hello friends,

Personal notes first, We had a wonderful time on Big Bear Lake Sunday with some great people and the kids had a blast tubbing. So with a bit of a sun burn, Monday morning was a bit rough but never the less, I was able to make the office by 6:30am. Great times right here at home.

Big Bear Valley snap shot: (Stats ran from Jan 1, 2011 to Aug. 27, 2011 compared to Jan 1, 2012 to Aug 27, 2012)

Total number of Residential units sold from Jan. 1 2012 to current date is 635 units. We are up from last years 501 units sold. Total Value List Price this year so far is $158,260,855 compared to last years $121,166,380.

Average list price for the entire Big Bear Valley is $249,230. compared to last years $241,849.

Median List Price $175,000 compared to last years $169,900.

Buyers are taking advantage of the low prices and great interest rates! Sellers, price your home correctly and you should have no trouble selling in this market before the upcoming Holiday season.

Thanks and have a great week!