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Russian River Valley Vineyard

Russian River Valley

Russian River Valley

For the last quarter century, I have had the pleasure of calling Sonoma County’s Russian River Valley home.  During that time, I have witnessed the region go from an “under dog” reputation to world-class status.  Russian River Valley Pinot Noir and Chardonnay vineyards are some of the most sought after in California and the world for that matter.  The evolution has been interesting to say the least and of course, very well deserved.  There are so many amazing qualities about the area that continue to bring a smile to my face every day.  I look forward to spending many more years in west Sonoma County.
Amador County Wine Country

Amador County – Shenandoah Valley

Amador County

Vintroux Real Estate has a primary focus throughout Sonoma County and Napa Valley, the heart and soul of California wine country.  That said, there are other wine regions that are dynamic, interesting, have a long history and are coming into their own.  Some of the more prominent outlying regions are Mendocino & Lake Counties, the Sierra Foothills Region and the Central Coast.  It is fun to work in these “under dog”  areas as they have so much to offer.
Napa Valley

World Famous Napa Valley

Napa Valley

Ultimately, the mission is to help both buyers and sellers with transactions involving various types of wine country real estate:  land, vineyards, vineyard estates, wineries etc… Vintroux Real Estate provides decades of experience, enthusiasm and a network of trusted professionals.  If you are interested in buying or selling wine country real estate in Sonoma County, Napa Valley or other parts of California, let’s set up a time to discuss.  Or, if you have questions about the market in general, or questions about your property I am happy to provide my insight and feedback.   I look forward to hearing from you.

Cheers!

Wine Country Real Estate Market in 2024

We are looking at a bifurcated wine country real estate market in 2024.  A stronger economy along with improving interest rates generally bodes well for real estate.  In contrast, the wine industry is struggling.... Read more

Wine Country Real Estate Update Summer 2023

Happy August!  A cooler than average growing season after major winter rains has been a welcome pattern this summer.  I hope you have been soaking it up.  On the real estate front the market has several competing variables creating an interesting dynamic to say the least.  It is time for the wine country real estate […]... Read more

Buying A Vineyard

Before You Take The Plunge In Buying A Vineyard - Ask yourself: why am I buying a vineyard? This may seem like an obvious question but the answer could lead you in numerous directions not yet considered. What’s the driver? Are you looking for lifestyle? Are you looking to create the next super premium Cabernet, Pinot Noir or Chardonnay? Are you going to be hands off or do you want to be out in field getting dirt under your nails? Let's take a quick look at some things you should consider.... Read more

Green Shoots in 2023, and Which AVA Came First?

Winter 2023 First things first, Happy 2023!  Another year to enjoy this beautiful area we call home.  With more than two decades of selling wine country real estate, I am still in awe of our backyard.  The dynamic landscape is a constant reminder of the amazing diversity throughout Sonoma and Napa Counties, from the Pacific […]... Read more

Napa and Sonoma Real Estate 2022

The Dream Lives on in Napa / Sonoma and Further Afield –  Real Estate Another exciting year is underway as we approach Spring.  Let’s take a look at Napa and Sonoma Real Estate 2022.  With pruning behind us, we anticipate bud break in the coming months. The cycle continues. Before going any further, I have […]... Read more

Sonoma and Napa Winter 2021

Light on the Horizon Dust Settles During the Sonoma and Napa Winter 2021 If there is one thing we have learned over the last several years, it is that wine country is resilient.  Wildfires, economic uncertainty, politics and a worldwide pandemic have all conspired to shake our core, especially in 2020.  But here we are, […]... Read more

Moving Forward – Sonoma and Napa Real Estate 2020

Clearly, we are enduring an unprecedented challenge with Covid-19 health issues and associated economic impact.    As a community I am sure we will ultimately arrive at a   destination that resembles the wine country that we all know and love.... Read more

Opportunities and Challenges in Napa and Sonoma

No doubt, the last few years have been good in wine country with increasing wine grape and real estate prices. While things are still good in wine country, there have been some changes in the market over the last six months.... Read more

Buyers Compete In Sellers Market, Spring 2017

So what are the current real estate values in wine country? The latest information shows continued price increases across the board. Even the median home price in Sonoma County has doubled in the last five years.... Read more

Wine Country Real Estate and Wine Industry News

It goes without saying that the vineyard, wine grape and wine industry has an impact on real estate in Napa Valley, Sonoma County and all other wine regions.  Be sure to check back often to read current and past wine country real estate and wine industry news.  Sourced from industry experts to keep you informed.... Read more

At Home In Sonoma County

Russian River Valley For the last quarter century, I have had the pleasure of calling Sonoma County’s Russian River Valley home.  During that time, I have witnessed the region go from an “under dog” reputation to world-class status.  Russian River Valley Pinot Noir and Chardonnay vineyards are some of the most sought after in California […]... Read more

Notable Vineyard and Winery Sales 2024

Throughout the year you can check back here to see any notable publicized vineyard and winery sales in 2024.  The various sales and transactions are not only interesting but may also point to trends that can impact real estate in Napa, Sonoma and other wine country regions. This page will be updated throughout the year […]... Read more

Napa Valley and Sonoma County Wine Grape Prices 2024

Based on the grape crush report it would appear Napa Valley and Sonoma County wine grape prices continue their upward climb as we enter 2024. The one exception is Sonoma County Cabernet which noted a very modest drop from the previous year.... Read more

Buying a home, vineyard or winery in Sonoma or Napa & Video

Are you considering a move to wine country?  Does the image of rolling hills, rows of vineyards in a bucolic setting come to mind?  If so, purchasing a home, vineyard, or winery real estate may be your next step.  Buying and selling wine country real estate isn't always black and white.... Read more

Wine Country Resources

When moving to wine country, or even after living the area for decades, there will be a time when you need some expert help and wine country resources.  Here are links to various experts in Sonoma and Napa Counties. Wine Country Experts – Sonoma and Napa Architects Designers Lenders Legal Advisors Appraisers CPA / Financial […]... Read more