Saturday, November 22nd, 2014 at 4:06pm. 71 Views, 0 Comments.
Are you interested in viewing some outstanding Oakland or Piedmont homes for sale? Have you considered Alameda real estate? Have you wanted to see the interior of some homes that you may considered buying? Here is your chance. By clicking here: THIS SUNDAY'S OPEN HOMES you will get a complete list of this weekend's available open homes complete with pictures, location, amenities, maps and neighborhood information.
So, take this visual tour, make a list of those that you want to visit, and contact me with questions and interests. I look forward to hearing from you.
Thursday, November 20th, 2014 at 10:22am. 79 Views, 0 Comments.
If you have been to Oakland's waterfront recently, you have no doubt seen the beginning of what is planned to be an amazing revitalization of the whole area south of Jack London Square. This development is Brooklyn Basin, and promises an amazing mix of residential and retail that should completely revive much of the presently sadly neglected areas of Oakland's waterways.
The picture above presents Brooklyn Basin as it will be seen when completed in the next 3-4 years. It is estimated to cost over one billion dollars, and encompasses 64 acres. 13 buildings of residential housing will be developed here. Sixty to seventy percent of this housing will be for sale, and 465 of the units are going to be below market rate. Of the…
Tuesday, November 18th, 2014 at 10:18am. 118 Views, 0 Comments.
For the last 12 years, the annual Piedmont Turkey Trot has attracted Piedmont families, friends and neighbors to the Piedmont Excedra to begin the annual fund raiser that combines a 3 mile walk/run course through some beautifully scenic neighborhoods in the city. It's theme this year is "Move Your Feet Before You Eat", and that pretty well defines the concept of the event.
Held on Thursday, November 27, participants can begin the run starting at 8:30 a.m. at Highland and Magnolia streets, and be done well before a pleasant Thanksgiving dinner elsewhere in the area. This is also a fund raising event, and the net proceeds will go to benefit the Piedmont High School Cross Country Track and Field Teams, and The City of Piedmont…
Saturday, November 15th, 2014 at 8:50am. 114 Views, 0 Comments.
If you are looking for some handsome homes on tree lined streets with lots of charm, and a top school system, these outstanding Orinda and Moraga opportunities are just right for you.
Price, Low to High Price, High to Low
Great Fixer Upper In Orinda With Tons Of Potent...Price: $799,000 City: Orinda Beds: 4 Baths: 2 Type: Single Family MLS® #: 40675277
Great Fixer Upper In Orinda With Tons Of Potential!! Fix Up This Modern Style Home Or Rebuild On ...View DetailsSave to FavoritesMap
Best Value In Moraga Today! Pool & Pvc 5kw Owne...…
Thursday, November 13th, 2014 at 10:00am. 130 Views, 0 Comments.
If you are like a large majority of homeowners today, you have some kind of household pet. Statistically, it will most likely be a dog or cat, but birds, hamsters or fish are not out of the mix, as well. When you are considering selling your Oakland or Piedmont home, you will need to make plans to deal with these animals when you hold your Open Home. Without some preparation, these pets can create some issues for future buyers.
Here are some suggestions to make the Open Home combine perfectly with whatever pet you may have:
1. Recognize That You May Have Pet Odors In Your Home: You and your family have lived with your pet for a while, and you are used to the doggy or cat odors that exist. They may be especially…
Tuesday, November 11th, 2014 at 10:24am. 109 Views, 0 Comments.
If you are looking for an interactive and informative family event in the East Bay, you may want to consider the many weekly activities offered by the East Bay Regional Park Crab Cove Visitor Center in Alameda. Located directly adjacent to San Francisco Bay, this wonderful center offers information about the aquatic and land based animals in and around the Bay.
As an example, this Sunday, November 16th, from 11:00-11:30 p.m., there will be a STORYTIME AND NATURE FUN event. Designed for all ages, they are offering opportunites to meet hermit crabs, live animals, and a variety of swimming fish, and live animals. In addition to storytime (where they will be introduced to the Lorax and Swimmy the Fish), other activities include…
Saturday, November 8th, 2014 at 9:26am. 156 Views, 0 Comments.
Interested in living in Montclair? Here is your chance! Below you will find some outstanding properties tucked in among the trees, many with excellent hill, or SF Bay views.
Price, Low to High Price, High to Low
Historic Duncan Home*gorgeous Kit With Cherrywo...Price: $774,950 City: Oakland Beds: 2 Baths: 2 Type: Single Family MLS® #: 40659649
Historic Duncan Home*gorgeous Kit With Cherrywood Cabinets/granite Counters/built-in Refrigerator...View DetailsSave to FavoritesMap
Live In Beauty. 2 Minute Drive To Mountain Blvd...Price: $659,000 City: Oakland Beds: 3 Baths: 3 Type: Single…
Thursday, November 6th, 2014 at 10:11am. 165 Views, 0 Comments.
Many new potential buyers of Oakland homes for sale, have a general idea of what they want in their future home in terms of price, location, yard space, square footage, etc.. Often, they will begin their search by touring Open Homes in various neighborhoods to get a sense of what is available. Many times, they will begin these tours before choosing an agent to represent them. Even when you have chosen me as your agent, these tours that you took were always a good thing to do.
When you, as a potential buyer, began your search, you were given an MLS (Multiple Listing Service) informational sheet at each home that you visited. What you may not have realized, is just how valuable this sheet is to you, and to me, as your agent,…
Monday, November 3rd, 2014 at 7:22pm. 157 Views, 0 Comments.
You have no doubt heard about the thousands and thousands of Monarch butterflies who visit Northern California each fall in their migration southwards. They are truly fragile and stunning to look at, and well worth a trip to be able to see them.
You will get this opportunity on November 8th and 15th in San Leandro. Each year, for the last 10 years, the city of San Leandro has sponsored a wonderful walk through the resting site of butterflies who have arrived here from miles away. A naturalist will conduct a tour throught the restricted site, and answer questions about these special guests. Details will be offered, including the fact that they can fly up to a mile high, and 25 miles per hour.
These walks are open to all ages.…
Saturday, November 1st, 2014 at 10:10am. 172 Views, 0 Comments.
Oakland has so many different and unique neighborhoods to discover. Whether you are searching for a classic Victorian, Arts & Craft, Spanish, Tudor or Modern design, there is an Oakland home and neighborhood that will meet your needs.
Here is an opportunity to take a visual tour through just a few of the many, many distinctive areas in the city, and find what will appeal to you.
|Upper Rockridge||Montclair||Lakeshore||Maxwell Park
||Grand Lake||Oakmore||Hiller Highlands||Crestmont||Claremont
||Trestle Glen||Temescal||Crocker Highlands|