Saturday, April 11, 2015

Just Listed and Open Sunday! 869 Regal Road, Berkeley

Open Sunday 2-5pm
869 Regal Road, Berkeley

Magnificent detailing and classic lines exemplify all that is great with this arts and crafts architectural style. Circa 1918, this fine Berkeley Hills residence boasts four bedrooms, two and half baths, two car garage and all the modern amenities carefully integrated into the home's vintage style. This hillside home exudes the very best amidst beautiful gardens and breathtaking San Francisco Bay views.   A rare offering at $1,350,000.  www.869Regal.com
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Wednesday, April 8, 2015

Staging Can Increase a Home's Appeal During Bustling Spring Season


From the Pacific Union blog:
With the coming of spring, potential Bay Area home buyers will begin pounding the pavement, and homes that make a good first impression are the ones most likely to appeal to eager buyers in what could be a crowd of open houses.  That's where staging comes in.  Read more at http://bit.ly/1I0Mxzy

Friday, March 27, 2015

2015: The year to buy a house

Courtesy CNN Money:
Housing and Urban Development Secretary Julian Castro tells Christine Romans why more people will be able to buy homes this year, and why that doesn't mean another housing bubble.  Hear more . . .

Thursday, March 26, 2015

Why are so few homes for sale in the Bay Area?

Courtesy of SFGate:
Rain wasn't the only thing in short supply over the winter.  The Bay Area housing market has also been suffering from an inventory drought.  Real estate activity always slows in winter, but the number of homes and condos sold in the Bay Area in January and February were the lowest in seven years for those two months, according to CoreLogic Dataquick. . . . read more . . .

Saturday, March 14, 2015

March is a Busy Month for Buyers and Sellers

From the Pacific Union blog:
March is one of the busiest months of the year for Northern California home buyers and sellers.  Whether you're looking for a new home or preparing to put yours on the market, it's important that you're ready for busy times ahead.  Here are some tips for both buyers and sellers: http://bit.ly/1BOHZc4



Friday, February 27, 2015

It’s Never Too Early to Think About Spring Landscaping


The recent midwinter warm spell across the Bay Area serves as a reminder that spring is just around the corner.  Here are a few quick tips for getting your yard in shape for the coming season, when home buyers are sure to be out and about: http://bit.ly/1AY57Ez

Saturday, January 31, 2015

Real Estate Roundup: Very Few Bay Area Homeowners Underwater

From the Pacific Union Blog:
Recent news of interest to home buyers, home sellers and the home-curious includes a report that San Jose and San Francisco have some of the fewest underwater homes in the country.  Also, California real estate investors strongly favor flipping homes to becoming landlords.  Get all the week's real estate news: http://bit.ly/1EWq5Dd.  For more real estate info and help with buying or selling a home, call FRITZ.

Wednesday, January 7, 2015

Oakland Restaurant Week January 2015


Oakland restaurant week is January 15th - 25th.  This is your chance to try some of your favorite restaurants and create some new favorites all for awesome deals.  For more details and a list of participating restaurants, read more . . . Bon appetit!