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Saturday, November 15th, 2014 at 8:50am. 99 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.
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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...Price: $799,000 City: Moraga Beds: 3 Baths: 2 Type: Single…
Thursday, November 13th, 2014 at 10:00am. 126 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 strong if you have…
Tuesday, November 11th, 2014 at 10:24am. 105 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 a scavenger…
Saturday, November 8th, 2014 at 9:26am. 152 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.
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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 Family MLS®…
Thursday, November 6th, 2014 at 10:11am. 152 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, when deciding…
Monday, November 3rd, 2014 at 7:22pm. 143 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. They are not…
Saturday, November 1st, 2014 at 10:10am. 167 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|
Tuesday, October 28th, 2014 at 8:49am. 154 Views, 0 Comments.
If you have not yet discovered the family friendly First Friday events at the Oakland Museum of California, (OMCA), you are in for a treat. Where else can you combine food, fun, music and stunning arts and history in one place? Young or old, there is something for you to see and do.
While the theme changes each Friday, the basic format is the same. You can count on listening to, and dancing to, live music from different Bay area groups. The musical variety is amazing, and has included New Orleans, Funk, Salsa, Cuban, and more. Additionally, you can also count on hands-on art activities for children, and full access to all the museum galleries until 9:00 p.m.. To add enjoyment, there will be a brief pop up style tour of one of the galleries…
Saturday, October 25th, 2014 at 9:28am. 165 Views, 0 Comments.
Whether you are looking for a stunning Gold Coast estate home, or a contemporary showplace on the water with Bridge and Bay views, you are sure to find something to appeal to you in Alameda.
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Rebuilt 1882 Victorian With Permits. Exterior S...Price: $2,380,000 City: Alameda Beds: 6 Baths: 5 Type: Single Family MLS® #: 40675641
Rebuilt 1882 Victorian With Permits. Exterior Stripped To Bare Redwood. Interior Walls/ceilings S...View DetailsSave to FavoritesMap
Double Lot W/ Full Bay View On 3rd Fl. Possible...…
Thursday, October 23rd, 2014 at 8:53am. 184 Views, 0 Comments.
As your real estate agent, I am pleased to say that I am very confident that together, you and I can put together an outstanding presentation for your Oakland home at it's Open House. Needless to say, the first impression that we make is no doubt the most important to attract potential buyers. We will take your budget into consideration, rearrange and consolidate as needed, and make the freshest, most appealing presentation possible.
However, there are many things that can be done to meet this goal that do not cost a great deal of money. They are:
1. Fix Up The Exterior Of Your Home: Many times, your "curb appeal" can be one of the most telling factors in your presentation. Many potential buyers will do a drive by of homes that they…