First Time Home Buyers

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The $1 Listing

So there is a new listing that just hit the market located 927 33rd St. in Oakland.  Listed with Keller Williams San Carlos this new listing is creating a lot of fuss.  Why?  Because it is listed for only $1.  Yes, $1. The agent notes the following: “Very Creative Seller, Very Savvy and seller has high […]

To Remove Contingencies, or Not to Remove?

Should you remove your contingencies?  We get asked this question all of the time.  We cannot give you advice as to what you have to do, but we do want to demystify what this is all about. When a buyer submits an offer on a property they have an opportunity to include certain conditions within […]

8032 Greenly – Virtual Tour

Hey everyone!  We wanted to share our latest listing with you – 8032 Greenly Drive in Oakland.  Take a look at this adorable storybook cottage located in the King Estates neighborhood. VIDEO TOUR ON YOUTUBE: https://youtu.be/9cp772yCLgc      

A Peek At Recent Sales

  We have the best clients! Our clients who purchased Jordan…they were referred to us by clients – with a little bravery + a lot of grace, they had their first offer accepted. And then Alva…first time homebuyers who found us on yelp; shortly after meeting we wrote their first offer and bam! Offer accepted. […]

Bay Area Home Prices By Transit Stop

We have all seen the headlines showing that Bay Area home prices are off the charts.  I mean seriously, when I saw that the median price in Alameda County went above $700k I practically spit out my coffee.  But it is starting to get a little crowded around here, and buyers are wondering where they can […]

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