Entries by Lauren Thompson

Lenders Loosen as Prices Rise

Lenders Loosen as Prices Rise Source: The Los Angeles Times via CAR.org As prices rise, mortgage lenders are making it easier to buy a house Some prices are rising across the country and mortgage rates, though still historically low, are up since the presidential election. Simply put, buying a home isn’t easy, especially in high-cost […]

Sebastopol Nabs Best Place to Live in Sonoma County

Sebastopol Nabs Best Place to Live in Sonoma County The secret’s out! Sebastopol is the Best Place to Live in Sonoma County! According to Niche.com, a Pittsburgh-based data analysis website that ranks places to live, schools and colleges. Petaluma, Healdsburg, Graton and Windsor round out the top five. Click here for the complete article Whether it’s the […]

Prestwood Partnership Success

Prestwood Partnership Success Just as parents are busy buying backpacks, school supplies and new outfits in preparation for “Back to School”… Terra Firma Global Partners is thrilled to announce we closed out the 2016-2017 school year with over $30,000 in donations to Prestwood Elementary as part of our Prestwood Direct partnership! In their latest school […]

Artisan Group in Tahoe

Artisan Group in Tahoe Last week the Terra Firma Global Partners team took a little “road trip” to join their fellow Artisan Group members at their annual real estate symposium in beautiful Lake Tahoe! Representatives from the six (now seven! Welcome Zephyr SF!) Artisan Group firms came together for the annual networking opportunity which included an exclusive […]

TFGP Named “Best of North Bay Business”

TFGP Named “Best of North Bay Business” We are thrilled to announce that we have been recognized by NorthBay Biz for being a 2017 award winner in their 28th annual readers poll. They received more than 2,250 ballots containing 54,000+ votes in the 37 different categories. There were more than 1,000 companies and individuals who […]

Tips For Getting the Best Deal on a Mortgage

Tips For Getting the Best Deal on a Mortgage SOURCE: The Fiscal Times, via C.A.R. With the spring housing market in full swing, prospective buyers are battling rising prices and tight inventory. Still, it’s not all bad news for today’s buyers. While lending standards are far stricter than they were during the height of the […]