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    Why Everyone Should Set Up a Trust

    By Golovko Homes | June 30, 2022

    Why Everyone Should Set Up a Trust | Golovko Homes If you have any questions, give me a ring! Silicon Valley/Bay Area Real Estate – Olga Golovko – Keller Williams Realty See what your home is worth in today’s market:… Olga Golovko Call/Text: (650) 409-OLGA (6542) Email: Web: Read More

    Residential Appraisers: Data Scientists, Artists, or Quacks?

    By Golovko Homes | April 1, 2022

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    Top 5 Home Remodeling Projects to Increase Resale Value

    By Golovko Homes | April 1, 2022

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    What The Flies

    By Golovko Homes | November 29, 2021

    Shoo Fly.. Don’t bother me! One fly here… another there.. have you experienced the frustration of what seems like the fly that can’t be killed? The first step in solving the issue is identification. It is easy to confuse house flies with several other fly species, including cluster flies. The different types of flies may... Read More

    Should you invest in moving insurance?

    By Golovko Homes | September 28, 2023

    Should you invest in moving insurance? Moving insurance is not something many people think about. Many people do not move often enough for it to be on their radar, and even if they are moving it normally comes in a packaged bundle. As someone who helps oversee many moves in a year I personally believe... Read More

    Understanding Californias FAIR Plan

    By Golovko Homes | August 31, 2023

    California’s FAIR Plan? Good or Bad? You may have noticed the increase of fires in California these past five years. You aren’t the only one. In the past year 362,000 acres of land in California was damaged by the wildfires. As a result, the California state government announced the FAIR Plan, an insurance policy to... Read More

    What are the leading 2023 interior design and home décor trends?

    By Golovko Homes | July 27, 2023

    What are the leading 2023 interior design and home décor trends? If you are looking for some ideas as you are redoing your home I found some wonderful ideas from Decorilla. The full article can be found at, but I captured some of the highlights below. I hope you enjoy and happy decorating!! 2023... Read More

    Why You Should Always Run Your Dishwasher at Night

    By Golovko Homes | July 2, 2023

    This tip can save you serious money. When do you typically run your dishwasher? Personally, I like to get it going after dinner before queuing up yet another re-watch of Parks & Recreation, or ahead of a big kitchen cleaning where I’ve (finally) cleaned out the fridge and the freezer. But it turns out, a simple decision like... Read More

    The Power of Real Estate Concierge Services: Beyond Buying and Selling

    By Golovko Homes | May 22, 2023

    As your Realtor, my ultimate aim is not merely to assist you in buying or selling a home. My goal is to provide a seamless, stress-free experience that saves you time and effort. This is where the power of “concierge services” comes into play. The Added Value of Concierge Services Purchasing or selling a home... Read More

    Where to Get Free Boxes

    By Golovko Homes | May 8, 2023

    25 Places to Find Free Moving Boxes Near You If you’re moving soon, you might be wondering “where can I find moving boxes near me?” Better yet – where can you find free moving boxes? After all, brand new moving boxes aren’t cheap. From hiring a moving company to renting a storage unit, the process... Read More

    10 Tips for Successful Spring Cleaning: How to Freshen Up Your Home for the New Season

    By Golovko Homes | April 13, 2023

    Tidy up your home, but also to make it a healthier and more environmentally friendly space Read More

    How to File a Homeowners Insurance Claim

    By Golovko Homes | March 23, 2023

    Filing a home insurance claim in a timely fashion can put money in your pocket faster. Maybe it’s a loud crash overhead. Maybe it’s shattering glass. Maybe it’s a steady drip of water from your kitchen ceiling. Any of these sounds could mean that you quickly need to learn how to file a home insurance... Read More

    Bay Area will end sales of gas furnaces and water heaters. Here’s what it means for you:

    By Golovko Homes | March 15, 2023

    The move affects both existing homes and new construction. Here are the details If you live in the Bay Area and your natural gas-powered water heater stops working after 2027, you will be required to install an electric model instead. Bay Area regulators voted Wednesday to adopt rules to phase out the sale and installation... Read More

    Maximize Your Home’s Value: Don’t Make These 6 Home Staging Mistakes

    By Golovko Homes | March 6, 2023

    When you’re selling your home, you want it to look its absolute best for potential buyers.  You’ve seen gorgeous images of impeccably decorated homes in magazines, on TV and on social media. They inspire envy, or maybe just inspire — and they are all staged. Home staging brings out your home’s most impressive assets so... Read More