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The Oakland Athletics announced today that they have chosen a site on the Oakland waterfront as the site for their new proposed stadium.  Located just west of Jack London Square area with its multiple lofts and condos for sale, near the Howard Terminal area, and not far from the newly developing Brooklyn Basin home and condominium project seen below, this stadium promises to be in the center of a great deal of future fan activity, but most importantly, a site close to the many sources of newly developing housing for new residents.

 This proposed 34,000 seat complex is well thought out in terms of its location.  The stadium picture above illustrates some of the pluses. Whether coming from San

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This inviting Spanish Mediterranean styled home is located in the popular Claremont Pines neighborhood in the Oakland hills.  It's address-5641 Country Club Drive-reveals one of its best assets--it sits above the verdant grounds of the Claremont Country Club, and offers views of both the golf course, and a panoramic view of San Francisco and Oakland.  

This outstanding scene combines the captivating view of the Claremont Country Club greens with a sweeping view from Marin County and the Golden Gate Bridge, south to San Francisco and the Bay Bridge.  

Imagine waking up to this panorama every morning.  Plentiful windows and porches in the home guarantee all or part of this view daily.  

This extremely spacious gated front yard invites

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This dramatic multi-level home sits atop the hills of Piedmont, and offers stunning views of the Bay area from many of it desirable and varied windows and porches.  Extremely well located at 104 Requa Road, it features 4 bedrooms and 3 bathrooms in a very spacious 3478sf +/-  of living area.  Its multilevel approach creates generous space for every room in the house, and offers flexibility in design within each.  

Its entrance is especially engaging.  Featuring a handsome overhanging porch, wide windows with paired shutters, colorful brick stairs and porch, and a pediment door entry, it offers a delightful curb appeal.  

  

The entry gives a taste of what is to come.  Bright light from the windows and white walls, contrast with the warm

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This very handsome traditionally styled home is located at 842 Grosvenor Place in Oakland's popular Crocker Highlands neighborhood.  While it retains its architectural heritage, its interior has been completely renovated to create an even more appealing place to live.  It offers 4 bedrooms, and 3 full baths in approximately 2,256 sf of living space.  

As with homes in this location, established trees, gardens and lawns create an instant curb appeal.  The welcoming brick steps lead to a very impressive archway over the front door, with its matching glass framed windows.  Be sure to note the charming upstairs balcony with its decorative iron railing.  

  

As you enter, you are immediately impressed with the appealing, and beautifully lit

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This architectural Art Deco jewel at 1831 Drake Drive in Montclair was built in 1937-- right in the heart of that truly stylish era.  It is a vibrant home with many updated features throughout.  The curving wall of block-shaped glass windows, the streamlined flow of lines, and the huge wall of glass looking out onto the yard and view make this a home an excellent choice.  

Be sure to note the sleek exterior lines of the home, with the walls of spacious glass that look out on the very generous view patio.  

 

In addition to the rear of the home, the front of the home has additional curb appeal with its sturdy tree and luscious green grass.  

 

Upon stepping into this desirable home, you are immediately impressed with the expansive living

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Located high on a hill overlooking the SF Bay area, this stunning home at 7 Woodmont Way in Oakland's Montclair district is truly impressive.  Designed by renowned architect Jack Tam, it is exceedingly spacious, and offers 5 bedrooms and 4 baths, and approximately 5830 sf of living space.  Its multi-level floor plan, imaginative balconies and window placement draw in light and views from every angle.  

The imagination and creativity in this home begins as soon you reach the front entrance.  Note the handsome vertical windows and highly peaked roof with additional skylights .  

The entry hall is equally impressive.  In keeping with the concept of lightness and space, the home offers the dramatic entry floorspace , carpeted stairs  with

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This dramatic contemporary home is stunning in design and imagination.  Located in the hills above Oakland at 4200 Bemis Street, it is a quiet retreat, yet close to everything in the area.  It offers a spacious 4360 sf +/- of space and 4 bedrooms with 4 bathrooms to add to the appeal.  Its dual levels offer panoramic views of San Francisco, the Golden Gate Bridge, the East Bay, and warm hillside sites. Both levels allow multiple opportunities to relax and enjoy these amenities.  Be sure to note the in-ground swimming pool and cabana just below the main house.

The view of the charming entryway, with its unique peaked roof, highlights the stunning Bay area spread out below you that is visible from a majority of the rooms in the home.  Three garages

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This charming home surrounded by rhododendrons and luscious greens is located at 5908 Alhambra Ave. in Oakland. This cozy home has 1600 square ft. of living space and features 3 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms. It also has a separate garage with newly installed concrete floors and can fit 2 cars. 

The door itself is very eye-catching and inviting with its decorative stained glass.

The living room is spacious and centered around a gas fireplace with floor to ceiling stone facade that is accentuated with pin lights which sets a very relaxing mood. Notice the elegant carpet on the hardwood floor. The living room is a sight of elegance with its artistic wall decors.

The dining area is simple but beautiful with its cozy dining table

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This appealing home is ideally located in the Leona Heights neighborhood of Oakland, and, as such, offers an ideal base for so many opportunities. Situated in the hills above the Warren Freeway, at 4610 Stauffer Place, it is close to the many shops and restaurants of  Montclair Village and Lincoln Square.  Other nearby attractions include the Leona Park Trail, The Chabot Space and Science Center, Chabot College, and the Oakland Zoo.   

The attractive front door opens to reveal a home with a  welcoming ambiance that features an open and level floor plan leading directly to the living room .  Be sure to note the gleaming hardwood floors, the French door off to the right, and the gently arched entryway into the living room.  

One of the

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This bright and cheerful live/work condominium is located in the heart of the excitement of the Jack London Square area at 222 Broadway-Unit 312--The Ellington Building.  It would be difficult to find a location that has so much to offer.  Whether you are interested in all the shops, art galleries, local breweries or wineries, or the amazing variety of restaurants just moments away, you are sure to find choices that will please you.  Transportation sources include local buses to BART, Amtrak, the Oakland/Alameda Ferry.  You may not need any of these resources if you work in nearby downtown Oakland.  

This kitchen and living area is bathed in shimmering light from the expansive windows seen below.  It is hard to resist the warmth and charm that they

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